Trending 2016: Entrepreneurs/Business 216 people
Dick Costolo / $84,750 - $125,500
Former CEO of Twitter and Co-Founder of Feedburner
Author and Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University
Author of "The Education of Millionaires: It's Not What You Think, and It's Not Too Late"
Author of "The Productivity Project," Productivity Speaker
Jennifer Deal / $10,450 - $22,900
Jennifer J. Deal is a research scientist at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) in San Diego, California.
Chet Kanojia is the founder and CEO of Aereo, Inc., a groundbreaking online TV platform.
Managing Partner, Oak HC/FT
Donald Rumsfeld / $60,851 - $125,500
Secretary of Defense, (1975-1977; 2001-2006)
Daymond John / $54,500 - $100,750
Branding Visionary & Founder of FUBU; Investor on ABC's "Shark Tank"
Ron Carson / $32,875 - $36,125
Wealth Advisor, Founder, and CEO, Carson Wealth Management Group
Kate Hudson / $100,000 - $200,500
Actress and Co-Founder of Athletic Wear, Fabletics
Vice Chairman, Bank of America
Arnold Schwarzenegger / $124,750 - $375,250
Actor, Producer, Director, Writer; California’s 38th Governor; Host of "Celebrity Apprentice"
Warren Buffett / $112,000
Business Mogel and Investor; CEO of Berkshire Hathaway; Advisor on "Celebrity Apprentice"
Jessica Alba / $174,750 - $400,500
Actress, Founder of The Honest Co., & Advisor on "Celebrity Apprentice"
Tyra Banks / $114,500 - $187,750
CEO, Entrepreneur TV Icon, Author, Activist, Advisor on "Celebrity Apprentice"
Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief at The Verge
Co-founder of Go Strategy Partners
Japanese Organizing Consultant & Author; One of TIME Magazine's "100 Most Influential People" in 2015
Former Mayor, City of Philadelphia
Jake Knapp / $29,250 - $50,500
Partner; Google Ventures; Designer & Author of "Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days"
Marissa Mayer / $149,750 - $250,250
President and CEO of Yahoo
First Man in Olympic History to Win Both the 100m and 200m Races in World Record Times
Marcus Lemonis / $90,000 - $137,750
Chairman and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam Enterprises, and star of CNBC’s television show The Profit and The Partner
Mark Gordon / $14,750
Pioneer in Deep-Ocean Exploration; Director, President & COO of Odyssey Marine Exploration
April Bloomfield / $22,500
Chef & Partner at The Spotted Pig, The Breslin and John Dory
CEO of cancer diagnosis company Grail
Steve Blank / $29,250 - $50,750
Partner, Emergent Research
Amy Cuddy / $69,750 - $80,750
Associate Professor, Harvard Business School; Behavioral Scientist and Expert on Nonverbal Behavior, Power and Leadership
Bill Simmons / $2,500 - $5,250
Sports Columnist, Analyst, Author and Podcaster; Editor-in-Chief for Grantland.com
Kip Moore / $99,250 - $168,750
Country Music Singer-Songwriter Best Known for Hits "Hey Pretty Girl" and "Something 'Bout a Truck" and "Beer Money"
Bruce Poon Tip
Founder of G Adventures, Global Leader in Sustainability and Social Entrepreneurship
Alexis Ohanian / $68,500 - $100,000
Partner at Y Combinator; Co-Founder of reddit, Entrepreneur, Investor, Activist & Bestselling Author of "Without Their Permission"
President and CEO Designee, PayPal
CEO/Co-founder at Giphy
Inspriational Entrepreneur and Rare Birds Founder
President and Chief Scientist, Kaggle
CEO and Co-Founder Airbnb
Chelsea Handler / $93,250 - $200,250
Comedian, Host of Chelsea Lately, Best-Selling Author
Co-founder and CTO, Tanium
Amy Rees Anderson
Managing Partner and Founder of REES Capital
CEO & Founder, Count Me In.
Elizabeth Cutler / $14,750 - $25,250
Co-Founder at SoulCycle
Julie Rice / $14,500 - $30,000
Co-Founder & Co-CEO at SoulCycle
Chairman of the FCC; Appointed by Barack Obama
Global Chief Creative Officer, FCB
Author of "The Industries of the Future," and Recent Senior Advisor for Innovation to Hilary Clinton
Isaac Mizrahi / $29,250 - $75,750
Fashion Designer & Former Creative Director, Liz Claiborne
Former CEO & Co-Founder, Uber
Author, Science Director of Stanford University's Center for Compassion and Altruism Research, and Editor-in-Chief of Fulfillment Daily
CEO of Chrysler Group LLC
CoFounder of Banquer
Founder of Showpo
Founder of Pixc
Innovation, business model design, organizational change and entrepreneurship
Tony Hsieh / $89,500 - $125,500
CEO of Zappos
CEO of The RealReal, former CEO of the website Pets.com
Charles Duhigg / $44,750 - $100,000
New York Times Investigative Reporter & Bestselling Author of "The Power of Habit"
Gary Vaynerchuk / $74,500 - $100,500
Co-Founder & CEO, VaynerMedia
Dave Kerpen / $12,500 - $25,250
Founder & CEO Likeable Local
John O'Leary / $4,751 - $17,500
Partners with Organizaitons to Ignite Passion, Transform Challenges, and Fulfill Potential
Entrepreneur and Digital Media Strategist
CEO Lifeway Foods
Founder of LifePosts
Ashton Kutcher / $225,000 - $400,000
Actor, Producer, and Co-Founder, Katalyst Media, Activist
Co-Host of "Quit Your Day Job," Marketing & Branding Expert, Founder of an Award-Winning Wine Brand and Former Model Turned Serial Entrepreneur
Randi Zuckerberg / $43,250 - $60,000
Founder & CEO, Zuckerberg Media, Former Head of Marketing at Facebook
Co-Host of "Quit Your Day Job," Pioneering Web Entrepreneur & Founder of Future Design School
Ido Leffler / $14,500 - $30,750
Co-Host of "Quit Your Day Job;" Co-Founder of Yes To, Yoobi, & Cheeky; Member of the UN Foundation Global Entrepreneurs Council
Sangeet Paul Choudary
Best-selling Author of Platform Revolution and Platform Scale
Carli Lloyd / $35,000 - $45,000
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Midfielder, Awarded the Golden Ball as the Best Player in the 2015 Women's World Cup and Served as Captain for Four Games, Leading the U.S. to their First Title in 15 Years
Alex Morgan / $29,500 - $62,500
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team star; Olympic Gold Medalist
Hope Solo / $25,000 - $60,750
Professional Soccer Goalkeeper; Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist; World Cup Champion; Currently Plays for the Seattle Reign FC
Megan Rapinoe / $13,000
Midfielder/Winger on the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team; Olympic Gold Medalist; LGBT Activist
Defender on U.S. Women's National Soccer Team
Stanford Professor and Early Investor in Google
Dana Loesch / $11,875
Conservative Talk Radio Host
Katie Pavlich / $6,000 - $10,000
Political Reporter and Author of "Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and Its Shameless Cover-Up"
Meghan McCain / $27,000
Political Columnist, Author & Award-Winning Blogger
Christina Hoff Sommers / $7,250 - $13,000
Christina Hoff Sommers is the W.H. Brady Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.
Scott "Scooter" Braun / $29,500 - $50,500
Founder of SB Projects
Founder and CEO of Greenleaf Book Group
Chelsea Clinton / $18,000 - $106,750
Daughter of Bill and Hillary Clinton; Clinton Foundation
Troy Carter / $29,500 - $60,750
Founder & CEO of Atom Factory
Mary Jo White
Chair of the SEC
Former Chairman and CEO, NBC Universal
Jason Zweig / $14,750 - $39,700
Investing and Personal Finance Columnist, The Wall Street Journal; Author, "Your Money and Your Brain"
Steve Case / $60,000 - $65,000
Chairman and CEO, Revolution LLC; Co-Founder, America Online
Deepak Malhotra / $41,250 - $45,250
Deepak Malhotra is an Associate Professor in the Negotiations, Organizations, and Markets Unit at the Harvard Business School.
Sean Parker / $73,750 - $77,000
Sean Parker is an Entrepreneur who Co-Founded Napster and was the Founding President of Facebook.
Teenaged Entrepreneur, Animator and Eco-Friendly Clothing & Accessories Designer
Jim Collins / $79,250 - $100,500
Author of "Good to Great," "Built to Last" and "How the Mighty Fall"
President Tory Burch Foundation
Julie Hanna / $29,250 - $32,750
Executive Chair of the Board, Kiva
Chairman and CEO Johnson & Johnson
Head of Goldman Sachs’ Impact Investing business and President, Goldman Sachs Foundation
Founder & CEO of Diego Pellicer- First Attempted Legal Marijuana Retail Brand
Co-founder and CEO, Draftkings
Founder of ALALA Luxury Workout Brand
CEO and Product Architect of Tesla Motors; CEO/CTO of Space Exploration Technologies
Creator of the "Scan" App, Entrepreneur, Journalist
Spotify's Chief Revenue Officer
Classical Music Conductor, Trumpeter, and Music Educator
Co-Founder and CEO of BioTeam
Founder and Owner of E-Commerce Store "Game Deal Daily"
President and CEO at Mrs. Winner's Chicken & Biscuits
Chairman of Cofound Harlem
Portuguese Professional Footballer; Player for the Spanish Club Real Madrid C.F. and the Portugal National Team
BBC Radio Host and Host of "Top Gear"
Former US Congress Staff Assistant, Travel Agent, Cuban Relations Advocate
Kathy Ireland / $59,500 - $125,250
Supermodel & CEO, Kathy Ireland Worldwide
Co-founder & CTO, Kayak.com
Venus Williams / $67,200 - $94,250
Tennis Superstar & Activist
Roy and Ryan Seiders
Co-Founder and Chairmen at YETI Coolers
Fashion and Stage Designer
Chairman & CEO, Comcast
Ken Ham / $10,500 - $13,750
President and Founder of Answers in Genesis, Creation Museum, and Ark Encounter, Entrprenuer
Co-CEO and Co-Founder at SHANTH Inc., Chairwoman of Par Avion Tea
Blackberry COO and General Manager for Devices
Co-Founder of Tinder and Founder of Bumble
Carrie Budoff Brown
Managing Editor of POLITICO, European Newsroom
Professional Skateboarder, Entrepreneur, TV Personality
Chief Marketing Officer for Coca-Cola Company's Still Coke Brands
Canadian Internet Entrepreneur and Businessman, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Shoes.com
CEO of LINE Corporation
Dale Nirvani Pfeifer
Founder and CEO of GoodWorld
Cofounder, Grady's Cold Brew
Fred Wilson / $14,250 - $30,750
Founding Partner, Union Square Ventures
Scott Galloway / $61,750 - $94,250
Clinical professor of marketing at the NYU Stern School of Business
Peter Thiel / $74,500 - $175,500
Former CEO and Co-founder of PayPal; Technology Entrepreneur, Investor and Philanthropist
Tony Robbins / $216,250 - $221,000
Entrepreneur, Bestselling Author & Peak Performance Strategist
President/chief creative officer, DC Entertainment
Geoff Colvin / $24,250 - $45,750
Senior Editor-at-Large, Fortune Magazine, and Author, "Talent is Overrated," "Humans Are Underrated"
CEO of Ford Motor Company
Alexis Maybank / $29,750 - $40,500
Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Gilt
American Journalist, Documentary Filmmaker, and Writer; Daughter of Nancy and Paul Pelosi
Meg Whitman / $24,250 - $100,000
President and Chief Executive Officer, HP
Cheng Wei and Jean Liu
Co-founder; President, Didi Kuaidi
Investor board member, Venture for America
Sir Richard Branson / $349,250 - $400,750
Founder of Virgin Group
Ivanka Trump / $49,250 - $150,000
Executive Vice President of Acquisitions & Development, Trump Organization; Founder, Ivanka Trump Collection
Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC; Founder of Open Society Foundations.
Co-Founder and CFO of SADA Systems
Chief Executive Officer at Beam Interactive, Inc.
Kanye West / $500,000
Grammy-winning Rapper & Sought-after Producer
Justin Kan / $30,750 - $40,000
Partner, Y Combinator, Founder, Exec, Inc.
CEO and President of The Volvo Group
Jessica Herrin / $8,700
CEO & Founder, Stella & Dot
Jennifer Hyman / $25,000 - $50,250
CEO & Co-Founder, Rent the Runway
Payal Kadakia / $74,750 - $75,500
CEO and Co-Founder, ClassPass
Founder & CEO, Stitch Fix
Kobe Bryant / $174,500 - $300,250
NBA Champion & Olympic Gold Medalist
Tim Ferriss / $124,500 - $125,000
Angel Investor & Author, "The 4-Hour Workweek"
Mark Zuckerberg / $100,000 - $200,500
Founder & CEO of Facebook, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer and President of T-Mobile US
3-time Olympian and an 11-time Olympic medalist in swimming.
UK country manager, Etsy.
Logan Green / $1,248,000 - $1,251,500
Zimride / Lyft Co-Founder & CEO
Jeremy Bloom / $12,500 - $18,250
Author, "Fueled by Failure"; World-Champion Skier Turned Unconventional Entrepreneur; Co-Founder of Integrate
Chief Content Officer, Hearst
Howard Schultz / $249,750 - $313,000
Chairman, President & CEO of Starbucks
Senior Correspondent and Associate Editor for the Washington Post
Interior Designer, Style Icon
CEO and Founder of WAY.com, Basis For the Main Character in HBO's "Silicon Valley"
Marc Benioff / $84,000 - $112,750
Founder, Chairman, and CEO, Salesforce.com
Chief Strategy Officer and Founder, Pandora Media Inc.
Brian Lee / $1,750 - $31,250
CEO and Co-Founder of The Honest Company
Chairman for Wells Fargo & Company
VP of Communication Products at Google
CEO of Sprint Corporation & Founder of Brightstar Corp
Founder of Samuel Adams and the Boston Beer Company
Executive Chairman of Blackberry's Board of Directors, Blackberry CEO
Judy Smith / $24,250 - $35,000
America's No. 1 Crisis Management Expert and Inspiration for ABC's Hit Show, "Scandal"
American Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actress and Designer
Marc Andreessen / $5,750 - $30,000
Co-Founder and General Partner Andreessen Horowitz
CEO of Shazam and Internet Entrepreneur
Author of The Myths of Creativity. Contributor to Forbes & Harvard Business Review. Assistant Professor of Management at ORU.
CEO & Co-Founder of Gusto
Jeff Bezos / $149,250 - $200,500
Founder and CEO, Amazon
CEO & Co-Founder of MailChimp
CCO & Co-Founder of MailChimp
Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics
Author of No. 1 Amazon Bestseller "Do Cool Sh*t"
President and CEO, Verizon Wireless
Tyler Perry / $149,250 - $175,750
Actor, Producer, CEO of Tyler Perry Studios
Co-Founder - Moovit
President & Chief Product Officer of Baked by Melissa
Chief Content Officer, Netflix, Inc.
CEO & Co-Founder, Slack Technologies, Inc.
CEO of Microsoft
Theo Epstein / $124,750 - $150,250
President of Baseball Operations for the Chicago Cubs
Mohamed El-Erian / $124,500 - $180,000
Former CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Pacific Investment Management Co. (PIMCO); Author of the best-selling book "When Markets Collide"
Technology Entrepreneur, Published Researcher And Technology Incubation Expert.
President and Chief Operating Officer of Nintendo of America
Co Founder at Scholly
Bill Gates / $106,000
Co-Founder of Microsoft; Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc.
CEO of Intel
Wilbur L. Ross, Jr.
Chairman and CEO WL Ross & Co. LLC
President & COO of Starbucks, Former Chief Executive Officer of Juniper Networks, Inc.
Founder and CEO of Yammer Inc.
Tomi Lahren / $12,000 - $25,000
Conservative Political Commentator; Best Known for Hosting "Tomi" on TheBlaze
Former Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Brad Feld / $2,875 - $20,250
Foundry Group, TechStars