Everyone strives to get rich, and each of us may already have a plan for what we might become and what we might do if we suddenly had an unexpected profit of money.
This sought-after dream is lived by these residents of Michigan, whose names were included in the Forbes list of billionaires, where this list includes 2,668 people with a fortune exceeding one billion dollars.
This is a list of the richest people in Michigan, according to the classification of the American magazine “Forbes” for the year 2022:
Ranking and net worth: 1053 on the list, with a net worth of $2.9 billion.
Source of Wealth: Chairman and CEO of Bloomfield Hills-based car and truck dealer Penske Automotive Group He made his fortune buying a small fleet of trucks in 1969 and turning it into a rental deal known today.
The Stryker family
Net worth: $3.1 billion to $6.8 billion.
Source of wealth: Three members of the Styker family, Kalamzoo-based medical device manufacturer Stryker Corp., are on the list.
Rank and net worth: 71st on the list with a net worth of $22 billion
Gilbert’s source of wealth is the co-founder of Quicken Loans, founder of Rock Ventures, and owner of Cleveland Cavilers. He started his career from a small real estate career and worked his way up from the suburbs of Detroit to become one of the wealthiest people in America.
Hank And Doug Meijer
Rank and net worth: 106th, with a combined fortune of $16.5 billion.
Source of Wealth: The Meijer Brothers are the heirs to the Walker-based national grocery chain, which has increased in value over the past year which has helped raise their ranking on the list.
Ranking and net worth: 654 on the list, $4.4 billion
Source of Wealth: Founder and President of Ilitch Holdings Inc., the umbrella company for the Ilitch family’s businesses that includes Little Caesars Pizza, entertainment venues and sports teams.
Ranking and net worth: 579th place, with a net worth of $4.9 billion
Source of Wealth: Mat is the second mortgage mogul on the list. His Pontiac-based wholesale lender, United Wholesale Mortgage LLC, put him on the list.
These Michigan-based billionaires make us proud, but also make us work hard to make this list in the future.