MACEDONIAN IN FORBES MAGAZINE
Macedonian-American businessman Michael Ilic is one of the new entrants to the Forbes annual list of world billionaires.
Ilic, son of Macedonian emigrants, is ranked 242nd in the list of 400 richest Americans, with $1.5 billion net worth.
He owns the Little Caesars Pizza brand, one of the world's largest pizza chains, with restaurants across five continents.
Ilitch Family is also the owner of the Detroit Red Wings icehockeyclub, several entertainment companies and baseball team the Detroit Tigers where after he
returned from the U.S. Marine Corps he was offered to play baseball, however Ilitch turned down the offer and went in the pizza business.
MD: His wife was first business lady of the year 2005 and his three daughters have each had their names engraved on the NHL Stanley Cup three times while
In the Stanley Cup history, only eight women have had their names engraved on the trophy.
Oh yeah, Ilitch's Detroit Tigers were in the world series finals this week, they lost to the St. Louis Cardinals, too bad!