April 29, 1999

Warren's World

This past weekend investors from all over the world descended on Omaha, Nebraska. They stopped off in Dairy Queen for a Blizzard, watched a Golden Spikes minor league baseball game, and then settled in to hear arguably the most successful businessman in the world speak about his company. We're talking about none other than Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.

This year Fool writer Yi-Hsin Chang was among the thousands attending Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting. Don't miss her reports from Omaha. In this series, we've collected some background information on Warren Buffett, his right-hand man Charlie Munger, and his often misunderstood company.

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