Friday, November 16, 2012

Preview: How I Made My Millions

Burton Snowboards and Blendtec Kitchen Equipment on Millions

How I Made My Millions (CNBC, 8pm) - Jake Burton Carpenter left his job in finance to pioneer a sport that was virtually unknown: snowboarding. Despite little training in design or construction, he built his first snowboards inside a Vermont barn. A decade later, Burton would be selling his iconic boards in 33 countries, the dominant player in a fast-growing industry.


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