If you thought that the Men were the only billionaires in the world and that they are holding all the leading positions in every successful company, you were wrong. These days when men had all the cards in their hands are long gone and now is the modern era where women have the power as well.
To celebrate all the super-successful women out there, we created a list of the 11 wealthiest representatives of the gentler sex, and for most of them, we are pretty sure you haven’t even heard of. Some are owners of the biggest business giants in America, some just inherited the wealth from their parents and are now enjoying the extra luxurious life in the country, and some made their fortune with their own hands. One woman from our list is actually a co-owner of the N.Y. Giants! Imagine that!
Without further ado, we present to you Top 11 Richest Women of America!
Pat Stryker is a granddaughter of Homer Stryker, inventor of the modern hospital bed and the owner of Stryker Corporation – medical equipment supplier. After Homer’s dead, she inherited a piece of his company and founded the Bohemian Foundation that funds programs for youth and music, in her hometown. According to Forbes, Pat’s net worth in 2016 was 2.8 billion dollars.