Les Wexner

New Albany billionaire Les Wexner is again the richest man in Ohio, according to this year's list by Forbes Magazine of the wealthiest people in the world.

Forbes magazine once again says Les Wexner is the wealthiest man in Ohio.

Local billionaire Les Wexner says he plans to demand civility from politicians he financially supports after President Trump's response to the deadly Charlottesville, Virginia, rally.

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Public records show billionaire Les Wexner criticized Ohio State University for not being more open about what happened when an ex-security guard damaged dozens of works of art at the museum bearing his last name.


The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is finalizing a land swap in Colorado with central Ohio billionaire Les Wexner.

New Albany-based Abercrombie & Fitch says it will close up to 60 stores in the United States as domestic and international sales declined in its most recent quarter.

Columbus-based retailer L Brands says it will stop printing Victoria's Secret catalogs.


Forbes magazine says for the fourth straight year, local billionaire Les Wexner is the wealthiest man in Ohio.

The village of New Albany is giving retailer L Brands a full property tax abatement for 15 years to build a new 175 million dollar facility on Smith's Mill Road.

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.

Kasich Wants Wexner To Help Market Ohio

Dec 19, 2013

Ohio Governor John Kasich is calling on local billionaire Les Wexner to come up with ideas on how to market the state.

New Albany-based Limited Brands CEO Les Wexner is the richest Ohioan, according to the latest list of the world's billionaires compiled by Forbes Magazine.

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