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You've read my stuff, you just don't remember my name. I'm a reporter at Bloomberg, covering billionaires. Earlier: freelance, staffer. Fortune Forbes WSJ etc.

New York Billionaire Unmasked With Outer Borough Rentals

bloomberg.com — Outside the front lobby of the Briar Wyck apartments in Jamaica, New York, lies the Van Wyck Expressway, a 12-lane stretch of asphalt where 113,000 vehicles roar past the seven-story building every day. The rear apartments overlook six lanes of Queens Boulevard.

Coca-Cola’s new stake makes billionaires of Monster founders

vancouversun.com — BOSTON - Rodney Sacks and Hilton Schlosberg wanted to get into the packaging business. Frustrated in their attempt to find a company to buy, the partners took a tip from an investment banker and purchased debt-laden soda maker Hansen Natural Corp. in 1992.

Coca-Cola’s Stake Buy Makes Monster Founders Billionaires

bloomberg.com — Rodney Sacks and Hilton Schlosberg wanted to get into the packaging business. Frustrated in their attempt to find a company to buy, the partners took a tip from an investment banker and purchased debt-laden soda maker Hansen Natural Corp. in 1992.

Hess CEO Becomes Billionaire Following Singer Proxy Fight

bloomberg.com — A little more than a year after settling a proxy fight with Paul Singer's Elliott Management Corp. over how to boost the shares of energy giant Hess Corp., the company's chief executive officer John B. Hess has become a billionaire as the stock hit a 5-year high this week.

Little-known InterSystems grows to dominate an IT market in age of Obamacare

washingtonpost.com — Terry Ragon's knees ache. Age and love of marathons have taken their toll on the 64-year-old billionaire owner of InterSystems, a Cambridge, Mass., database software company. Little known outside the niche its technology dominates, InterSystems underpins health-related information for the national health services of England, Scotland and Wales and the U.S.

Billionaire With Achy Knees Cashing In on Health Data

bloomberg.com — Terry Ragon's knees ache. Age and love of marathons have taken their toll on the 64-year-old billionaire owner of InterSystems Corp., a Cambridge, Massachusetts, database software company. Little known outside the niche its technology dominates, InterSystems underpins health-related information for the national health services of England, Scotland and Wales and the U.S.

U-Haul Delivers New Billionaire Shoen as DIY Movers Lift Amerco

bloomberg.com — Do-it-yourself movers have been renting U-Haul International's 225,000 trucks and trailers at a quickening pace, helping its corporate parent, Amerco, close at a record today. The surge made Edward "Joe" Shoen, the company's chairman, a billionaire. Amerco reported net income of $2 a share May 28, beating analyst forecasts and giving the Reno, Nevada-based company its fifth-straight year of increasing per-share net income.

Paul Allen’s Seahawks Beat Microsoft as an Investment

businessweek.com — Bloomberg News Even if the Seattle Seahawks lose to the Denver Broncos in Sunday's Super Bowl, the team has rewarded owner Paul Allen -- by beating his old company, , as an investment.

Parsley CEO Emerges as One of Youngest U.S. Billionaires

bloomberg.com — Bryan Sheffield grew up the son and grandson of oilmen in Midland, Texas, and moved north after college to seek riches in the Chicago options pits. After a few years clerking at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and trading interest rates for First Continental Trading Inc., Sheffield returned to Texas -- and found his fortune.

How Rich Are The Supreme Court Justices?

forbes.com — We all know Congress tends to be the domain of the wealthy (at last count, 46% of the House and 54% of the Senate are millionaires). Turns out the Supreme Court is too. The average sitting Supreme Court justice is worth at least $2 million and possibly as much as $20 [...]
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Oct 21, 2014

RT @AlexCuadros: game changer? RT @lindsaylohan: I support @AecioNeves, for presidential candidature. His platform brings positive changes in Brasil

Oct 21, 2014

RT @RetoGregori: The Rest Is Mystery as Swedes Chase Possible Russian Sub bloom.bg/1CPDJpj via @BloombergNews

Oct 20, 2014

Can we stop with the David Glass great owner stories? The Royals have stunk for most of the 19 years he's owned them

Oct 20, 2014

RT @BBGBillionaires: Carl Icahn owns enough rail cars to stretch from Manhattan to Ohio. He is worth $22.3 bln bloom.bg/1vV76Yl

Oct 20, 2014

#Billionaire Ronald Lauder & Charlie Rose talk `Egon Schiele: Portraits’ bloom.bg/1wfjfF7 via @BloombergTV

Oct 20, 2014

RT @RetoGregori: Oil Workers Earning $179,000 Expose Norway to Crude Crash bloom.bg/1wqBQPO via @BloombergNews

Oct 20, 2014

The world's 200 richest people added $22 bln Friday. Europe's richest person, Ortega, led with a $1.6 bln gain: bloom.bg/1qYWeC3

Oct 17, 2014

@jyarmis there must be a secret injury to Harvin. Or Idzik is planning to draft even worse next year.

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