Les Wexner

Forbes

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.