Stanley Hubbard

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Stanley Hubbard
Born Stanley Stub Hubbard
1933
Residence St. Paul, Minnesota, US
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Minnesota
Occupation Chairman and CEO, Hubbard Broadcasting
Net worth US$2.1 billion (September 2015)[1]
Spouse(s) Karen Hubbard
Children 5
Parent(s) Stanley Eugene Hubbard

Stanley Stub Hubbard (born 1933) is an American billionaire heir and business executive. He is the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Hubbard Broadcasting.

Early life[edit]

Stanley Stub Hubbard was born in 1933. His father, Stanley E. Hubbard, was the founder of Hubbard Broadcasting.[2] He has a bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota.[1][3]

Career[edit]

Hubbard started working for Hubbard Broadcasting in 1951, became president in 1967, and chairman and CEO in 1983.[2]

As of September 2015, he had a net worth of US$2.1 billion.[1]

Political activity[edit]

Hubbard is a most prolific Republican donor.[4] Hubbard made political contributions to Scott Walker's presidential campaign in 2015.[5][6] Hubbard also donated money to Our Principles PAC a Super PAC dedicated to stopping the presidential nomination of Donald Trump, but then donated to Trump-aligned Super PACs after Trump became the presumptive nominee.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Hubbard is married to Karen,[2] they have five children and live in St Paul, Minnesota.[1] Their children are Kathryn Rominski, Stanley E. Hubbard, Virginia Morris, Robert W. Hubbard; Julia Hubbard Coyte.[2]

Awards[edit]

In 1995, Hubbard was the co-recipient (along with his father) of the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of Broadcasters.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Stanley Hubbard". Forbes. Retrieved September 9, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Hubbard Broadcasting's Stanley S. Hubbard". bjtonline. June 1, 2008. Retrieved September 14, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "Executive Profile Stanley S. Hubbard". bloomberg. Retrieved September 23, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b Swan, Jonathan (May 15, 2016). "Where Republican donors stand on Donald Trump". The Hill. Retrieved May 15, 2016. 
  5. ^ McCormick, John; Brody, Ben (September 17, 2015). "Scott Walker Campaign Puts on a Happy Face Despite Setbacks". Bloomberg Politics. Retrieved October 19, 2015. 
  6. ^ Johnson, Jenna; Gold, Matea (September 17, 2015). "Amid dropping poll numbers, Scott Walker will retreat to focus on Iowa". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 19, 2015.