Bernard " Bernie " Marcus (born May 12, 1929) is an American billionaire businessman. He co-founded The Home Depot and was the company's first CEO, and chairman until retiring in 2002. Contents 1 Early life and education 2 Career 3 Philanthropy 4 Books 5 Personal life 6 References 7 Further reading Early life and education [ edit]
Bernard Marcus Co-founder, ex chairman of the board, The Home Depot $8.8B $12M (0.14%) Real Time Net Worth as of 1/23/23 #227 in the world today Photo by Richard Drew/AP Photo About Bernard...
Industry: Retail. Era: 1970. Marcus and Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank met while they were both working at a California-based home improvement chain. After a decade of disagreements about that chain's future, Marcus and Blank went out on their own, determined to start a new chain with a family-like environment for employees that would revolutionize the home improvement market.
Bernard "Bernie" Marcus is the co-founder and former president of The Home Depot, a home improvement chain throughout the United States. Marcus is a prominent donor to political and philanthropic causes in both Georgia and nationally with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.
Bernie Marcus has become a well-known businessman and philanthropist in the Atlanta community since cofounding the Home Depot in 1979. His charitable activities in the city include the founding of the Marcus Institute (later the Marcus Autism Center) in 1991 and the donation of $3.9 million to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2002.
Home Depot founder Bernie Marcus on sunsetting his foundation The philanthropist and businessman has supported hundreds of Jewish, medical and community causes By Debra Nussbaum Cohen December 20, 2019 Share Home Depot co-founder Bernard “Bernie” Marcus is well-known in philanthropic, political and business circles.
Bernard Marcus is a successful Billionaire Entrepreneur. He is also an Investigator, Tv media personality. In addition to all this, Bernard Marcus owns and is the co-founder of Home Depot, and This 92-year aged man is a prolific philanthropist. He is still energetic in public coverage and financial development.
Bernard "Bernie" Marcus (born May 12, 1929) is an American businessman. He co-founded Home Depot and was the company's first CEO. He served as Chairman of the Board until retiring in 2002.
Bernard Marcus is co-founder of The Home Depot, Inc., the world’s largest home improvement retailer. His company revolutionized the home improvement business with its warehouse concept. He served as chairman of the board until his retirement in 2002. He remains director emeritus and Home Depot’s largest single stockholder. From 1972 to 1978,
Bernard Marcus is co-founder of The Home Depot, Inc., the world’s largest home improvement retailer. His company revolutionized the home improvement business with its warehouse concept. He served as chairman of the board until his retirement in 2002. He remains director emeritus and Home Depot’s largest single stockholder.