Tom Gore of Platinum Equity is one of the best examples of someone taking the tycoon playbook strategy to its fullest limits. He’s just one third of an impressive trio of brothers who all came from pretty humble beginnings. Older brother Alec is in the same line of business running The Gores Group. Sam Gores is a former butcher turned high-powered Hollywood agent and founder of the Paradigm Talent Agency.
Here’s an interview with Tom.
This is a pdf.