Bass Pro Shops’ Johnny Morris earns Top 100 ranking on Forbes 400 List

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Published: Sep. 29, 2022 at 3:18 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 29, 2022 at 3:22 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Springfield’s Johnny Morris moved higher on the annual Forbes 400 List.

The Bass Pro Shops founder ranked No. 92. Morris’ net worth jumped from $6.9 billion to $7.8 billion in 2022. Bass Pro Shops has celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2022. Morris started the company by selling tackle in the back of his father’s liquor store.

Morris is one of five Missourians on the list. Five Arkansans make up the list.

Missouri:

  • No. 110 Pauline MacMillian Keinath - Cargill
  • No. 155 David Steward - World Wide Technology
  • No. 303 Jim Kavanaugh - World Wide Technology
  • No. 332 Roger Riney - Scottrade

Arkansas:

  • No. 10 Jim Walton - Walmart
  • No. 12 Rob Walton - Walmart
  • No. 252 Johnelle Hunt - J.B. Hunt
  • No. 343 John Stephens - Investment Banker
  • No. 359 Barbara Tyson - Tyson Foods

Elon Musk topped the list at $252 billion. CLICK HERE for the entire Forbes 400 List.

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