America is known as a melting pot of nationalities and cultures, and it has quickly become one of the most innovative nations to date. With driven natural-born citizens and immigrants, America is one of the most successful countries in terms of entrepreneurship.
From older companies such as Standard Oil, Ford Motor Company, and Carnegie Steel Company, to more contemporary companies such as Facebook and Google, American entrepreneurs have reshaped how the world operates. The following are the top five most successful American entrepreneurs in terms of world impact.
All five entrepreneurs founded companies that shaped and changed technology and modern life.
1. Andrew Carnegie
Andrew Carnegie was an American entrepreneur who actually immigrated from Scotland. Born into the lower class, Carnegie and his family immigrated to Pennsylvania, where they lived a better lifestyle. Carnegie later founded the Carnegie Steel Company, growing it to become one of the largest companies in