Eight Wisconsin billionaires make Forbes 400 list

John Menard is state's wealthiest resident

Eight Wisconsinites made Forbes magazine’s annual Forbes 400 list of wealthiest Americans.

They are (Forbes 400 ranking in parenthesis):

The wealthiest Americans, according to the Forbes 400 list, are: Jeff Bezos of Amazon, $114 billion; Bill Gates of Microsoft, $106 billion; Warren Buffet of Berkshire Hathaway, $80.8 billion; and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, $69.6 billion.

Also noteworthy, President Donald Trump ranked 275th with a net worth of $3.1 billion.

Milwaukee Bucks co-owner James Dinan ranked 370th with a net worth of $2.2 billion.

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Andrew Weiland
Andrew Weiland is the editor of BizTimes Milwaukee. He joined BizTimes in 2003, serving as managing editor and real estate reporter for 11 years. A University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate, Weiland is a lifelong resident of the state. He lives in Muskego with his wife, Seng, and son, Zachary. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys coaching his son’s youth baseball and basketball teams.