H Wayne Huizenga Net Worth

How much is H Wayne Huizenga Worth?

in Richest BusinessmenCEOs
H Wayne Huizenga net worth:
$2.8 Billion

H Wayne Huizenga Net Worth: H Wayne Huizenga was an American businessman, entrepreneur, and former professional sports team owner who had a net worth of $2.8 billion dollars at the time of his death in 2018. H Wayne Huizenga was born on December 29, 1937 in the Chicago suburb of Evergreen Park, Illinois. In his mid-teens, his family moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. After a stint in the Army Reserves, Huizenga returned to Fort Lauderdale and, starting with a single garbage truck in 1968, he grew Waste Management, Inc. into a Fortune 500 company. By the time he took the company public in 1972, he had completed the acquisition of 133 small-time garbage companies. By 1983, Waste Management was the largest waste disposal company in the United States. Huizenga repeated this success with Blockbuster Video, growing it from a handful of stores in 1987 into the United States' leading movie rental chain by 1994. Along the way he also started and acquired a series of auto dealerships. In 1996 he formed AutoNation, which grew into the nation's largest automotive dealer and a Fortune 500 company. Wayne Huizenga was also the former owner of the NFL's Miami Dolphins, the NHL's Florida Panthers, and MLB's Miami Marlins professional sports teams. H Wayne Huizenga died on March 23, 2018 at the age of 80.

H Wayne Huizenga Net Worth

Wayne Huizenga

Entrepreneur
Date of Birth
Dec 29, 1937 - Mar 23, 2018 (80 years old)
Profession
Entrepreneur, Businessperson
Nationality
United States of America
All net worths are calculated through the combination of a robust methodology and a proprietary algorithm. The results are fact checked and confirmed by a team of editors and industry insiders. We work diligently to ensure that our numbers are the most accurate celebrity net worth data you will find anywhere on the internet.
Did we make a mistake?
Submit a correction suggestion and help us fix it!
Submit a Correction
Discussion