Barry Diller

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Barry Diller, Wife Diane Von Furstenberg Providing Over $100M For New Park In Meatpacking District

Billionaire Barry Diller and his wife, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, have agreed to provide over $100 million to build a 2.7-acre park on a West 14th Street pier through a family foundation.

11/17/2014

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg 10th On Forbes 400 Richest Americans List

Bill Gates is still the wealthiest man in America. However, Mayor Michael Bloomberg isn’t too far behind.

09/19/2012

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High Line Park Receives Record $20 Million Gift

The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation made the gift, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said. The gift will pay for the last section of the park and supplement the park’s endowment.

10/27/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Pledges To Give Away Half His Money

Forty wealthy families and individuals have joined Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett in a pledge to give at least half their wealth to charity.

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