Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recalled Harrison Ford jumping out from behind a big potted plant. He wasn’t playing Han Solo or Indiana Jones, but rather a conservationist handing out a position paper on the oceans.
David Rockefeller, Ronald Perelman , Larry Ellison , Sanford Weill , Ted Turner and Paul Allen joined a pledge started by Warren Buffett for billionaires to give more than half their wealth to charity.
Henry Kravis, the billionaire co- founder of KKR & Co., the buyout firm that manages $66 billion in assets, knows a thing or two about disaster recovery. Following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, he helped secure interest-free loans for 89 damaged businesses so they could re- open.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. President and Chief Operating Officer Gary Cohn was in the hot seat last night at the Friends of the High Line Spring Benefit, supporting the park built on elevated railroad tracks along Manhattan’s far West Side.