Paul Allen began his fortune as one of the co-founders of Microsoft. Although he left again in 1983 due to Hodgkin’s disease, he still does very properly for himself as the chairman of Vulcan Inc. Vulcan, founded in 1986, was set up primarily to manage his business and charitable pursuits. From proudly owning sports activities groups to funding clean energy, it has grown into a company that strives to enhance the world. As a former school dropout, I think he is doing pretty properly for himself.
The president of the bank isn’t used to hearing from a customer about to lose her home. A retailer in Tucson is not used to listening to from a potential customer in Nebraska. A rock star is used to being entertained by A&R guys, not by sustaining a permission record of 100,000 clients and fifty five,000 MySpace friends.
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