Herbert Vollrath Kohler Jr. was an American billionaire businessman, a member of the Kohler family of Wisconsin, and the executive chairman of the Kohler Company, a manufacturing company in Kohler, Wisconsin, best known for its plumbing products. When he died, his net worth was estimated at US$7.6 billion.
Kohler was born February 20, 1939, to Ruth Miriam DeYoung Kohler 1906–1953 and Herbert Vollrath Kohler Sr. 1891–1968, who ran the Kohler Company from 1937 until his death.
He is related to other former company presidents, including Walter J. Kohler Sr. and Walter J. Kohler Jr.
He graduated from The Choate School in 1957 now Choate Rosemary Hall, Wallingford, Connecticut, and served as its Chairman of the Board of Trustees from 2005-10.
He graduated in 1965 from Yale University with a degree in Industrial Administration and went to work for the company. In June 1972, he was elected chairman of the board and chief executive officer at the age of 33.
Herbert Kohler Jr Wife: Who is Natalie Ann Black?
Is Herb Kohler married? Who is his Wife? When did they got married?
Herbert Kohler Jr was happily married to Natalie Ann Black.
Natalie Ann Black was the second wife of the American billionaire businessman, Herb Kohler jr. The couple married in 1998.
Natalie Black was a Stanford University graduate who joined Kohler in 1985 as a lawyer, rising to general counsel and senior vice president of communications.
She is now head of the Kohler Foundation.
Other personal details about Natalie Black’s personal life are disclosed away from the public.