Bernie Marcus is an American billionaire businessman. He co-founded The Home Depot and was the company’s first CEO, and chairman until retiring in 2002.
Marcus worked at a drugstore as a pharmacist but became more interested in the retailing side of the business.
He worked at a cosmetics company and various other retail jobs, eventually reaching a position as CEO of Handy Dan Improvement Centers, a Los Angeles-based chain of home improvement stores.
Bernie Marcus Children: Meet Susanne Marcus Collins, Frederick Marcus, Michael Morris
Bernie has two children with his first wife, Ruth: Frederick Marcus and Susanne Marcus Collins. With his second wife, Billi, he has a stepson, Michael Morris