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Fortune 500
The Fortune 500
Fortune 500
is an annual list compiled and published by Fortune magazine that ranks 500 of the largest United States
United States
corporations by total revenue for their respective fiscal years.[2] The list includes publicly held companies, along with privately held companies for which revenues are publicly available. The concept of the Fortune 500
Fortune 500
was created by Edgar P. Smith, a Fortune editor, and the first list was published in 1955.[3][4] The Fortune 500
Fortune 500
is more commonly used than its subset Fortune 100 or wider list Fortune 1000.[5]Contents1 Methodology 2 History 3 Fortune 500
Fortune 500
lists 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksMethodology[edit] The original Fortune 500
Fortune 500
was limited to companies whose revenues were derived from manufacturing, mining, and energy exploration
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Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Times (sometimes abbreviated as LA Times or L.A. Times) is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881. It has the fourth largest circulation among United States
United States
newspapers, and is the largest U.S. newspaper not headquartered on the East Coast.[2] The paper is known for its coverage of issues particularly salient to the U.S. West Coast, such as immigration trends and natural disasters. It has won more than 40 Pulitzer Prizes for its coverage of these and other issues. As of June 18, 2018[update], ownership of the paper is controlled by Patrick Soon-Shiong, and the executive editor is Norman Pearlstine.[3] In the nineteenth century, the paper was known for its civic boosterism and opposition to unions, the latter of which led to the bombing of its headquarters in 1910
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Duncan Norton-Taylor
Duncan
Duncan
may refer to:Contents1 People 2 Places 3 Fruit 4 Music 5 Organizations 6 Schools 7 Ships 8 OtherPeople[edit] Duncan
Duncan
(given name), various people
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Forbes Global 2000
The Forbes
Forbes
Global 2000 is an annual ranking of the top 2,000 public companies in the world by Forbes
Forbes
magazine. The ranking is based on a mix of four metrics: sales, profit, assets and market value.[1] The list has been published since 2003. The Forbes
Forbes
Global 2000 is a useful indicator of which are the leading public companies in the world, but it is only an interpretation, as only public companies are listed
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United States
Coordinates: 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of America Flag Coat of arms Motto: "In God
God
We Trust"[1][a] .mw-parser-outpu
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Ralph Ingersoll (PM Publisher)
Ralph McAllister Ingersoll (December 8, 1900 in New Haven, Connecticut – March 8, 1985 in Miami Beach, Florida) was an American writer, editor, and publisher. He is best known as founder and publisher of the short-lived 1940s New York City
New York City
left-wing daily newspaper that refused to accept advertising PM.[1]Contents1 Biography 2 Further reading 3 Notes 4 External linksBiography[edit] Ingersoll went to Hotchkiss School, graduated from Yale University's Sheffield Scientific School
Sheffield Scientific School
and became a mining engineer in California, Arizona and Mexico. In 1923 he went to New York with the intention of becoming a writer.[2] He worked as a reporter for the New York American
New York American
from 1923 to 1925, and then joined The New Yorker
The New Yorker
where he was managing editor from 1925 to 1930
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Eric Hodgins
Eric Francis Hodgins (March 2, 1899 – January 7, 1971) was the American author of the popular novel Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, illustrated by William Steig.Portrait of author Eric Hodgins
Eric Hodgins
in 1948. Photograph by Joseph Janney Steinmetz, held by State Archives of FloridaHodgins was born in Detroit, Michigan to the Episcopal clergyman Frederic Brinkley Hodgins and Edith Gertrude Bull on March 2, 1899. He attended the Trinity School in New York City, from which he graduated in 1917
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Russell Davenport
Russell Wheeler Davenport (1899 – April 19, 1954) was an American publisher and writer. Life and career[edit] Davenport was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, the son of Russell W. Davenport, Sr., a vice president of Bethlehem Steel, and Cornelia Whipple Farnum. He served with the U.S. Army
U.S. Army
in World War I
World War I
and received the Croix de Guerre. He enrolled at Yale University
Yale University
and graduated in 1923, where he was classmate of Henry Luce
Henry Luce
and Briton Hadden, who founded Time magazine. While at Yale he became a member of the secret society Skull and Bones.[1] In 1929, he married the writer Marcia Davenport; they divorced in 1944. He joined the editorial staff of Fortune magazine
Fortune magazine
in 1930 and became managing editor in 1937. At age forty-one, he turned to politics and became a personal and political advisor to Wendell Willkie
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Hedley Donovan
Hedley Donovan (May 24, 1914 – August 13, 1990) was editor in chief of Time Inc.
Time Inc.
from 1964 to 1979. In this capacity, he oversaw all of the company's magazine publications, including Time, Life, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, Money, and People. Hand-picked by founder Henry Luce, Donovan redirected the magazine from its historically conservative orientation to a more objective editorial stance, particularly with respect to the Vietnam War.[1] The Hedley Donovan Award was created in 1999 by the Minnesota Magazines and Publications Association to recognize individuals who have shown outstanding lifelong dedication and contributions to Minnesota's magazine industry.[2]Contents1 Personal life 2 Work 3 References 4 External linksPersonal life[edit] Donovan was born May 24, 1914, in Brainerd, Minnesota. He had a sister, Elizabeth Edmonds and his father was a mining engineer
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William S. Rukeyser
William S. Rukeyser (born 1939) is an American journalist who was the founding managing editor of Money magazine and managing editor of Fortune. Biography[edit] From its founding in 1998 until 2009 Rukeyser was editorial director of Corporate Board Member magazine, aimed at the directors of public companies. He also has appeared on television as a financial commentator on CNN
CNN
Financial News and ABC.[1] He is the son of the late financial journalist Merryle S. Rukeyser and the younger brother of the late financial journalist and commentator Louis Rukeyser
Louis Rukeyser
of Wall Street Week
Wall Street Week
fame. Rukeyser attended Princeton University, graduating with an A.B. degree in 1961
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Fortune India 500
The Fortune India
India
500 is a ranking of the top 500 corporations in India
India
compiled on the basis of latest sales and gross revenue figures. The list is publish
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Marshall Loeb
Marshall Robert Loeb (May 30, 1929 – December 9, 2017) was an American author, editor, commentator and columnist specializing in business matters, who spent 38 years in the Time Inc.
Time Inc.
publication network which included service as managing editor of both Fortune and Money magazines. The New York Times
The New York Times
called him "one of the most visible and influential editors in the magazine industry".[1]Contents1 Biography 2 Bibliography 3 References 4 External linksBiography[edit] Loeb grew up on the West Side of Chicago.[1] He was awarded a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.[2] After graduating, he was employed as a foreign correspondent in Germany and was hired as a reporter by St
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Geoffrey Colvin
Geoffrey Colvin is the author of Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else (ISBN 9781591842248), co-author of Angel Customers and Demon Customers (ISBN 9781591840077), and a Senior Editor at Large for Fortune Magazine.Contents1 Education 2 Talent is Overrated 3 References 4 External linksEducation[edit] Colvin obtained a degree in economics from Harvard, and received his MBA from NYU.[2] Talent is Overrated[edit] The thesis of Talent is Overrated is that the greatest achievers succeed through endless "deliberate practice." Colvin characterizes it as "Hitting an eight-iron 300 times with a goal of leaving the ball within 20 feet of the pin 80 percent of the time, continually observing results and making appropriate adjustments, and
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John Curran (journalist)
John Jude Curran (November 21, 1953 – July 5, 2013) was an American financial journalist and editor. Curran was a journalist at Fortune magazine from 1978 to 1998. He then served as the editor of Mutual Fund magazine from 1998 until the publication's closure in 2003
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Nina Easton
Nina Jane Easton (born October 27, 1958)[1] is an American author, journalist, TV commentator, and entrepreneur. In 2016, she co-founded SellersEaston Media, a private-client storytelling service that preserves the legacies of leaders in business, public service, and philanthropy. [2][3] A former senior editor and award-winning columnist for Fortune Magazine, she now chairs Fortune Most Powerful Women International, with live events in Asia, Europe, and the U.S., [4] and she co-chairs the Fortune Global Forum, which brings together top business leaders from around the world.[5] At the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), she hosts a live event and iTunes podcast series on global affairs called "Smart Women Smart Power." [6] She is a frequent political analyst on television and was a 2012 fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government
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Andrew Nusca
Andrew Nusca (born April 7, 1985) is an American technology journalist
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