Tagged: Olav Thon

Olav Thon Entrepreneur of the Year

The 95-year-old real estate and hotel magnate is one of Norway’s richest people Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Olav Thon, named the 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Seed Forum, grew up as a...

Karl Rove and Olav Thon honored at Høstfest

One of the special events during Høstfest in Minot, ND each year is the Scandinavian American Hall of Fame Banquet. On Tuesday Sept. 29 Karl Rove was inducted into the Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame along...

Books but no billionaire for Høstfest this year

Norway’s billionaire businessman won’t be autographing the new English version of his biography at Norsk Høstfest this year, reports the Minot Daily News. Norway’s wealthiest man, Olav Thon, 86, is scheduled for hip surgery...