Parents Frederik Meijer
Relatives Doug Meijer (brother)
|Name Hank Meijer|
Children Haley Meijer
|Full Name Hendrik G. Meijer|
Residence Grand Rapids, Michigan, US
Occupation Co-chairman and CEO, Meijer
Net worth US$7.8 billion (June 2015, jointly with brother Doug)
Similar People Doug Meijer, Frederik Meijer, Haley Meijer, James Casbolt, Mark Murray
Alma mater University of Michigan
Hank meijer on growing michigan s legendary grocery retail business
Hendrik G. "Hank" Meijer (born 1952) is an American billionaire businessman, co-chairman and CEO of the US supermarket chain Meijer.
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Hank Meijer is the son of Frederik Meijer, and grandson of Hendrik Meijer, who founded the US supermarket chain Meijer in 1934. He was educated at Creston High School. In 1973, he graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in literature.
From 1973 to 1979, Meijer was a journalist. In 1979, he joined Meijer, rising to co-chairman and CEO.
According to Forbes, Hank and Doug Meijer have a joint net worth of $7.8 billion, as of June 2015.
He has three children from his first marriage, and is now married to Liesel Litzenburger, a writer and novelist. He lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
He was a close friend of President and Mrs. Gerald R. Ford, and is vice-chairman and a trustee of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation.
In 2015, his daughter's British ex-husband was jailed for 12 years for attempting to blackmail the family.