Former President Bill Clinton today delivered the eulogy for billionaire shopping center pioneer Melvin Simon. Clinton described him as one of the most remarkable people he’s ever met. "He made a lot of money, but he didn't sit on it," Clinton said. "He shared it."
Simon founded Simon Property Group in 1960 in Indianapolis. The firm eventually grew to become an S&P 500 company and industry giant with interests in 325 retail properties in the U.S. comprising 246 million sq. ft. For more, click here. http://www.icsc.org/apps/news_item.php?id=2536