#6239 Overall Influence

John C. Malone

American businessman and philanthropist

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John Carl Malone is an American billionaire businessman, landowner and philanthropist. He was chief executive officer of Tele-Communications Inc. , a cable and media giant, for twenty-four years from 1973 to 1996. Malone is now chairman and largest voting shareholder of Liberty Media, Liberty Global, and Qurate Retail Group , and also owns 7% of Lionsgate and Starz Inc.. He was interim CEO of Liberty Media, until succeeded by former Microsoft and Oracle CFO Greg Maffei. By most estimates, Malone is the largest private landowner in the United States, possessing upwards of 2.2 million acres , more than twice the size of Rhode Island.

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Schools

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Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science
Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

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Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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#2419 World Rank #1243 USA Rank
Business