John D. Rockefeller

John Davison Rockefeller Sr.

  • Born on July 8, 1839 in Richford New York
  • Possesses genius business tactics to take out competion


Objective: To become the CEO of Saudi Aramco, the largest oil industry, producing 12.5 million barrels of oil a day.
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Standard Oil CEO

  • Directed the Standard Oil Co, the largest oil company of it's time
  • Controlled all oil production in the U.S.
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  • Received the title of first billionaire in the world
  • Donated more than $550,000,000 USD to Charity
  • Created numerous charity organizations as listed below


  • Created the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research. Made many breakthroughs in medical science.
  • Founded the Rockefeller Foundation
  • Assembled the General Education Board

Previous employment

  • Created a wholesale grain and grocery business with Maurice B. Clark for six years
  • Worked at a merchant firm in Cleveland as a bookkeeper for three and a half years


  • Maurice B. Clark, business partner at grocery business
  • Hewitt and Tuttle, merchant firm where I worked at
  • William Rockefeller, my brother who helped me start Standard Oil Co