Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Most people know that New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was a billionaire mogul long before running for office, but many of them overlook the fact that the cash originally came from tech innovation, namely founding the financial services software company that would revolutionize the spread and exchange of information on Wall Street and beyond.
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Bloomberg, who originally ran as a Republican but dropped his affiliation in 2007, has been mayor of New York since 2002 and plans to run for another term this year.
May 1, 2009 3:58 AM PDT
Photo by: Office of the Mayor of New York
| Caption by: Caroline McCarthy
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