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Pittsburgh Billionaires: Celebrating the Success and Wealth of Local Business Owners on Forbes’ List

BySamantha Nguyen

Apr 3, 2024
Pittsburgh residents on Forbes’ 2024 list of the world’s billionaires

Pittsburgh has once again made its mark on Forbes’ annual list of the world’s billionaires, with a total of five individuals from the city appearing on the 2024 list. The ranking of these individuals is as follows: David Tepper at No. 94 with a net worth of $20.6 billion, Mark Cuban at No. 563 with a net worth of $5.4 billion, Maggie Hardy at No. 775 with a net worth of $4.1 billion, Thomas Tull at No. 1,104 with a net worth of $3 billion, and Ron Burkle also at No. 1,104 with a net worth of $3 billion.

David Tepper, known for his success as one of the greatest hedge fund managers of his generation, owns Appaloosa Management and has roots in Pittsburgh’s Stanton Heights neighborhood. He also owns the Carolina Panthers and has sold his majority stake in the Dallas Mavericks recently. Mark Cuban grew up in Mt. Lebanon and attended the University of Pittsburgh before becoming successful in business and owning various sports teams like the Dallas Mavericks and Land Shark Sports & Entertainment Company among others. Maggie Hardy is an owner and CEO of 84 Lumber who took over her family business after her father passed away at age 100 years old in January 2023 while Thomas Tull has a minority stake in the Pittsburgh Steelers while Ron Burkle is a minority stakeholder in the Pittsburgh Penguins which makes them both represent the wealth and success of Pittsburgh on a global scale

By Samantha Nguyen

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