Achievements

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      Jim Walton is an eminent entrepreneur and expanded his initial business to 260 locations across over 100 communities of Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arkansas and by the 25th anniversary in 1987; there were 1,198 stores with sales of $15.9 Billion and 200,000 associates.

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      In 2013, Jim made a deal with Bank of America. He successfully purchased 29 locations from his bank in addition to multiple customer satisfaction honors, through this contract.

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      He is currently ranked at number 15 on the 2016 rich list of Billionaires.

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      Jim Walton is also a philanthropist and has pledged about $2 Billion as a contribution to Walton Family Foundation.

Walmart has an employee strength of 2.1 Million people which makes it the biggest private employer in the world.

Jim Walton reside in his 13,000 square-foot home, worth $20.6 Million, sits on six acres.

Possessions

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      Jim Walton owns a lavish villa at Bentonville, Benton County, Arkansas, in the United States.

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      Jim Walton owns and runs a business which has been trading now for over 40 years, (Penrith) Limited for selling used cars and vans to the local community from the family’s small farm.

Interesting Facts

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      The remarkable work of Jim Walton helped Walmart to grow rapidly and in In 1988, opened the first Wal-Mart Supercenter in Washington, Missouri.

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      On September 12, 2007, he introduced new advertisement in his company with the slogan, “Save money. Live better.”, replacing “Always Low Prices, Always.”

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      In 2012, Walton received $242,399 in compensation as a member of Board of Directors of the family business, Wal-Mart.

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      In September 2005, Jim Walton joined the board, when his brother died in a plane crash in June 2005.

Jim Walton is the CEO of Arvest Bank which has its headquarters in Lowell, Arkansas, United States.