John Sperling Net Worth
John Sperling made money by Billionaires, Business niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, John Sperling earned $1.2 Billion. Exact sum is $1240000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: 1921
Death date: August 22, 2014, San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States
Education: Reed College (1948), University of California, Berkeley, University of Cambridge
Nationality: United States of America
Wikipedia Source: John Sperling
John Glen Sperling was an American businessman who is credited with having led the contemporary for-profit education movement in the United States. The fortune he amassed was based on his founding of the for-profit University of Phoenix for working adults in 1976, which is now part of the publicly traded Apollo Group. For ventures ranging from pet cloning to green energy, he has widely been described as an eccentric self-made man by the Washington Post and other media.