James Sinegal

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Birthday
1, 1936
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1936 (age 84)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Co-founder of Costco. In 2012 he had a net worth of over $3 billion. He founded Costco with Jeffrey H. Brotman in 1983 in Kirkland, Washington.

Before Fame

He graduated from San Diego State University in 1959. He was a bagger at FedMart in 1954.

Trivia

He was mentored by Sol Price, who pioneered the concept of the warehouse store.

Family Life

He fathered three children with his wife Janet.

Associated With

He was often mentioned in the same breath as Sam Walton for his successes within discount retail shopping.