Sam Adams» Blog Archive » Irreverent Messenger of the Week: Kenneth G. Langone.

Kenneth G. Langone published an open letter to President Obama this week. Now, Langone is a businessman, a venture capitalist, a philanthropist, and a Wall Street investment banker.  He is  co-founder of the Home Depot, a former board member of General Electric, and a former director of the New York Stock Exchange.  He’s one of the billionaire signers of the Gates-Buffett “Giving Pledge,” committing himself to give half of his wealth to charity before he dies. In summary, Langone is an all-around, all-American success