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Jeff Bezos: Amazon and the e... - Daniel Alef
 

Jeff Bezos: Amazon and the e...Daniel Alef

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New Enhanced Digital Edition Updated 2/10/11Microsoft founder Bill Gates writes: “Genuine pioneers don’t stop after just one discovery or innovation. They are driven to build on their accomplishments and to follow them into new frontiers.” … more

Jeff Bezos: Amazon and the eBook Revolution (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Henry Ford: An American Icon... - Daniel Alef
 

Henry Ford: An American Icon...Daniel Alef

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New Enhanced Digital EditionHenry Ford, an American folk hero to many, was a man with several faces. He was a genius who revolutionized the automobile industry, irrevocably altered American culture and commerce, developed mass production, a… more

Henry Ford: An American Icon (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Meta4 Publishing , English
Mark Zuckerberg: The Face Be... - Daniel Alef
 

Mark Zuckerberg: The Face Be...Daniel Alef

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Fourth Edition (Includes IPO, Wedding and post-IPO through December 2012) Mark Zuckerberg, the 28-year-old founder of Facebook, is not only the youngest self-made billionaire in history, he was worth $19.1 billion right after Facebook’s ini… more

Mark Zuckerberg: The Face Behind Facebook and Social Networking (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Elizabeth Arden: Beauty Queen - Daniel Alef
 

Elizabeth Arden: Beauty QueenDaniel Alef

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Elizabeth Arden was living proof of Henry David Thoreau’s adage: “dreams are the touchstones of our characters.” Arden had big dreams and made them all come true. She was born into poverty—her mother insulated her shoes with newspapers—an… more

Elizabeth Arden: Beauty Queen
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Daniel Drew: The Bear of Wal... - Daniel Alef
 

Daniel Drew: The Bear of Wal...Daniel Alef

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Daniel Drew was a robber baron in every sense of the term. He loved to be hated. He was into money for the game. Making money was great, but making it while stabbing someone in the back was better, and if the victim was his partner, electri… more

Daniel Drew: The Bear of Wall Street (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Sameul F. B. Morse: Patron o... - Daniel Alef
 

Sameul F. B. Morse: Patron o...Daniel Alef

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Biographical profile of Samuel F. B. Morse, one of America’s foremost painters and world-renowned inventor. A fresco in the U.S. Capitol building depicts three great American inventors, Benjamin Franklin, Robert Fulton, and Samuel F. B. Mor… more

Sameul F. B. Morse: Patron of the Arts and Science
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Mary Kay Ash: Queen of Sales... - Daniel Alef
 

Mary Kay Ash: Queen of Sales...Daniel Alef

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Mary Kay Ash is the quintessential example of a Phoenix rising from the ashes. After 10 years at World Gift Co., a direct sales organization, Ash resigned when an underling she had trained was promoted ahead of her—because he was a male. A… more

Mary Kay Ash: Queen of Sales (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Wright Brothers: Powered The... - Daniel Alef
 

Wright Brothers: Powered The...Daniel Alef

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Controversy about man’s first flight has swirled around the facts like a dust devil. Was Orville and Wilbur Wright’s flight at Kitty Hawk in 1903 the first manned flight of a heavier-than-air powered plane? Until 1942, the Smithsonian Insti… more

Wright Brothers: Powered Their Way to Posterity
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
P.T. Barnum: Greatest Showma... - Daniel Alef
 

P.T. Barnum: Greatest Showma...Daniel Alef

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The population of the United States in 1840 was about 17 million, a small number to Phineas Taylor Barnum, the greatest impresario who ever lived. Between 1840 and 1880, he sold nearly 60 million tickets to his exhibits, museums and traveli… more

P.T. Barnum: Greatest Showman on Earth
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
John Geary: A Giant in Three States - Daniel Alef
 

John Geary: A Giant in Three StatesDaniel Alef

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Geary Street in San Francisco is named after John Geary, San Francisco’s first mayor. So are Geary Counties in Pennsylvania and in Kansas where he served as governor. Geary, a giant of a man, standing over 6-foot-6 and weighing 250 pounds, … more

John Geary: A Giant in Three States
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Charles Nash: From Buick to ... - Daniel Alef
 

Charles Nash: From Buick to ...Daniel Alef

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Biographical profile of Charles W. Nash, a dirt-poor farm boy who overcame abandonment by his parents, indentured servitude for a farmer and became one of America’s most successful and accomplished automobile pioneers. Although he died in t… more

Charles Nash: From Buick to Rambler and Ambassador
Daniel Alef
Meta4 Press , English
Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker: Am... - Daniel Alef
 

Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker: Am...Daniel Alef

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Enhanced Digital Edition With Video LinksEddie Rickenbacker was a self-made man who became an ace in every field he touched, from car racing and shooting down 26 German fighters from the Red Baron’s squadron in just six months during World … more

Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker: America’s ‘Ace of Aces’ (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
J. Edgar Hoover: The FBI and... - Daniel Alef
 

J. Edgar Hoover: The FBI and...Daniel Alef

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Enhanced Digital EditionJ. Edgar Hoover called the FBI the “Seat of Government,” and in many way it was. He was one of the most powerful men in American history and while he was at the helm of the ‘Seat of Government,’ few dared to defy him… more

J. Edgar Hoover: The FBI and the Power Behind the ‘Seat of Government’ (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Flashbacks - Art Hansl
 

FlashbacksArt Hansl

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Art Hansl was born with a silver spoon in his mouth the size of a shovel, though it melted away during the depression years. His mother was a writer with a play on Broadway at age twenty-two; his father an athlete and an associate of J.P. M… more

Flashbacks
Art Hansl
Meta4 Press , English
Will Keith Kellogg: The Brea... - Daniel Alef
 

Will Keith Kellogg: The Brea...Daniel Alef

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In 1894, Will K. Kellogg was experimenting with a more digestible form of wheat for patients at his brother John’s Battle Creek Sanitarium in Michigan. Will mixed a wheat paste and accidentally let it stand overnight. In the morning he took… more

Will Keith Kellogg: The Breakfast King
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
David Sarnoff: General of Br... - Daniel Alef
 

David Sarnoff: General of Br...Daniel Alef

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Biographical profile of one of the titans of American broadcasting, David Sarnoff, a pioneer in the field of radio and television who founded the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) and established a telecommunications and consumer electron… more

David Sarnoff: General of Broadcasting (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Jane Lathrop Stanford: Unive... - Daniel Alef
 

Jane Lathrop Stanford: Unive...Daniel Alef

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Biographical profile of Jane Stanford wife of railroad titan Leland Stanford. However, as Henry Brooks Adams once said: “The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.” When Leland died in 1893, Jane inherited a fortune with a pa… more

Jane Lathrop Stanford: University Savior
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
John Willys: Napoleon of Aut... - Daniel Alef
 

John Willys: Napoleon of Aut...Daniel Alef

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The New York Times called John North Willys the “Napoleon of automobile finance,” and likened him to Sinclair Lewis’ fictional character Samuel Dodsworth, an innovative automobile magnate full of ambition, conviction, character and purpose…. more

John Willys: Napoleon of Automobile Finance (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Junius Morgan: Founder of a ... - Daniel Alef
 

Junius Morgan: Founder of a ...Daniel Alef

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J. Pierpont Morgan is arguably the most famous banker in American history, but he was not the founder of the House of Morgan. J. Pierpont had a colossal impact on American banking and commerce because he was carefully nurtured and artfully … more

Junius Morgan: Founder of a Banking Dynasty (Titans of Fortune)
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English
Russell Sage: Excelled at th... - Daniel Alef
 

Russell Sage: Excelled at th...Daniel Alef

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There are a handful of American tycoons who were notorious misers. Hetty Green, the richest woman on Earth, wore dirty clothes—she only had the bottom of her skirts cleaned—bought broken cookies because they were cheaper, and took her son t… more

Russell Sage: Excelled at the Money Game
Daniel Alef
Titans of Fortune Publishing , English

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