Entrepreneur Informer celebrates the innovation, dedication, and success of a wide range of noteworthy entrepreneurs. Focusing not only on those who have had great ideas, but those who have successfully transformed their visions into original products, valuable services, and prominent companies, Entrepreneur Informer examines the trials and accomplishments of visionaries who have launched recognizable brands including Yahoo!, Home Depot, U-Haul, Best Buy, and H&M.
Beyond highlighting individuals who have developed products to fulfill an existing need, this website delves into the stories of those who have both revolutionized existing markets and spearheaded new ones. As entrepreneurs serve as a driving force behind technological development, many of Entrepreneur Informer’s featured professionals have spurred innovation in the tech sector. This website also offers an overview of leading professionals in fields such as entertainment, real estate, construction, and financial services. Additionally, Entrepreneur Informer provides information on some of the world’s leading investors, many of whom have achieved prominence across various industries.
Entrepreneur Informer operates with an international scope, examining accomplished professionals from varied locations such as Venezuela, Mexico, Korea, China, Taiwan, Russia, and Ukraine. As such, the website details their rise to prominence both within their geographic markets and on a global scale. Entrepreneur Informer offers detailed, fact-based histories of these entrepreneurial ventures, from inception to international acclaim. In providing these histories, Entrepreneur Informer examines business leaders’ educational and professional backgrounds, charting the development of the skills and values that would later contribute to entrepreneurial success.
In addition to providing information about the world’s most innovative business leaders, Entrepreneur Informer explores many of the methods behind effective entrepreneurship. Its featured entrepreneurs have utilized carefully deliberated strategy in investment, product development, and geographic expansion to achieve international prominence. In compiling the stories of these innovators, Entrepreneur Informer seeks to present their accomplishments to a wider audience, providing an introduction to the achievements and impact of these impressive individuals.
- Manuel Moroun: Detroit Magnate
Manuel “Matty” Moroun was born on June 5, 1927, in Detroit, Michigan. Of Lebanese descent, his father was a businessman who owned two gas stations in Detroit and later entered the trucking business.
Matty earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame while at the same time helping run the family business. Today he is the owner of CenTra, Inc., the holding company which controls the Ambassador Bridge, the international crossing connecting Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario. This is the only private ownership of a border crossing between the United States and
- Marc Larsy: Avenue Capital Founder
Starting out as a clerk for a bankruptcy judge, Marc Larsy would eventually have a career dealing with distressed assets. What’s not distressing about the whole affair is that his career would lead him to establish a multi billion dollar in asset managed firm and turn him into a billionaire.
- Bill Haslam: Richest Politician In America
Bill Haslam was born on August 23, 1958, in Knoxville, Tennessee. He is the third child of Jim Haslam, the founder of Pilot Corporation, the parent company of convenience store and travel center chain, Pilot Flying J.
Bill earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Emory University in 1980. Initially planning to become a minister, he joined his father in the family business and rose to the rank of President of Pilot Corp. He then left the company and from 1999 to 2001 was the CEO of the E-commerce and Cataloguing division at high-end