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Jon Yarbrough

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Net worth 2018: $1.99 Billion
Residence: Franklin, Tennessee
Country: United States
Children: 2
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Tennessee Technological University
BIOGRAPHY

Jon Yarbrough was born in Franklin, Tennessee, United States. Jon Yarbrough is #1222 in List Billionaires People In The World. Jon Yarbrough started Video Gaming Technologies, which produces multiplayer and casino games in 1991. Business grew due to the proliferation of tribal casinos. VGT was once the largest company leasing Class II gaming machines to Native American tribes. Yarbrough sold his company to Australian firm, Aristocrat Leisure, for $1.28 billion in October 2014.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2014

$1.7 Billion

2015

$1.7 Billion

2016

$1.8 Billion

2017

$1.8 Billion

2018

$1.99 Billion

There is no question in my mind that my engineering education was absolutely a key asset to me in starting Video Gaming Technologies (VGT) and continuing today as a successful technology investor.

Jon Yarbrough
TIMELINE
2014

In October 2014, he sold it to the Australian company Aristocrat Leisure for $1

1991

In 1991, Yarbrough founded Video Gaming Technologies

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