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The richest man in North Carolina continues to reign not only in the state but on the list of the richest people in the U.S. as well.

The latest Forbes list of the 400 richest Americans ranks SAS co-founder and CEO Jim Goodnight at number 35, with a net worth of about $6.9 billion. He shares that spot with Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg.

Goonight’s Cary-based partner, John Sall came in at number 90, with a net worth of $3.4 billion. He shares that placement with four others. Bill gates tops the list with $54 billion and

Warren Buffet took the number two spot with $45 billion.

How to Thrive for Decades: Jim Goodnight, SAS Chairman & CEO