Marc Ewing Net Worth
Marc Ewing Net Worth: Marc Ewing is an American software engineer who has a net worth of $200 million. Currently retired, Marc Ewing is best known as the creator and originator of the Red Hat software brand, more precisely the Red Hat range of Linux operating system distributions. It was in 1993 that he united with Bob Young to co-found Red Hat Inc., which specialized in providing open-source software products to other enterprises. With headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, the company operates on multinational level with satellite offices worldwide. A 1992 graduate of the Carnegie Mellon University, he distinguished himself at CMU for his computer expertise and for wearing a red hat as he walked between classes. Having become highly popular as "the man in the red hat", he and Young decided to name their initial software after the hat and the name stuck ever since. In addition, Marc Ewing was involved in the 86open project in the mid-90s. By 1999, at the peak of the dot com bubble, he became briefly worth over 900 million dollars.