Forbes 400

Forbes Magazine

Forbes Magazine says local billionaire Les Wexner remains the wealthiest Ohioan this year. Forbes' list of the world's 400 wealthiest people puts Wexner at number 244. The magazine says the Ohio State University trustee and founder of L Brands is worth 5.7 billion dollars. Microsoft founder Bill Gates tops the list, with a net worth of 76 billion dollars.

The top Ohioan on the newly released Forbes 400 list of the richest people in America is Les Wexner of New Albany.