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Top 10 People Searches – Business People

Written by April 17, 2012

Hopefully it isn’t news to you that today is Tax Day (if it is… file away!). It can be a stressful and even dangerous time for many, so take a break from your hectic day and read up on the current top 10 business people who are in the news.

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Top 10 Business People:

1. Warren Buffett – the primary shareholder, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway; regarded as one of the most successful investors in the world
2. Donald Trump – the chairman and president of The Trump Organization and the founder of Trump Entertainment Resorts; is also known for the NBC reality show The Apprentice
3. Gary Gensler – the chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission under President Barack Obama
4. Mark Cuban – the owner of the National Basketball Association’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures, and the chairman of the HDTV cable network HDNet
5. Eric Lefkofsky – president of Blue Media, LLC, a Chicago-based private equity and consulting firm
6. Jack Roush – the founder, CEO, and co-owner of Roush Fenway Racing, a NASCAR team headquartered in Concord, North Carolina, and Chairman of the Board of Roush Enterprises
7. Nick Clegg – the British Liberal Democrat Leader who is currently the Deputy Prime Minister and Lord President of the Council
8. Chris DeWolfe – one of the creators of Myspace, of which he is also the former CEO
9. Hugh Hefner – a magazine publisher, founder and Chief Creative Officer of Playboy Enterprises
10. David Filo – the co-founder of Yahoo!

Be sure to check in next week for a new top 10 list! Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to get all the Spokeo news.

Posted in Inside Spokeo, People Search

Director of Public Relations & Community Initiatives

Vanessa joined Spokeo in 2012 and oversees all social media, media relations and community relations efforts for Spokeo. She is especially passionate about Spokeo programs focused on search and reunion and promoting STEM careers for women and children. During her free time, she enjoys writing, DIY home decor and crafts, and eating dessert!

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