John S. Middleton net worth & biography:
John S. Middleton Net Worth: John S. Middleton graduated from Amherst College in the late ’70s. He’s of the family that founded the cigar making company John Middleton, Inc. By the time Middleton sold the company, it was the world’s third largest producer of cigars. John Middleton, Inc. was sold to the Altria Group, which is a department of Philip Morris, for almost three billion dollars in cash. Middleton and his wife, Leigh, are greatly involved in local non-profit efforts in Philadelphia. Middleton and his wife won the 2014 Philadelphia Prize in honor of the contributions to enhancing life in Philly through their charitable giving. Middleton possesses a position in the Philadelphia Phillies. As of the autumn of 2014, it was reported by “The Star-Ledger” that Middleton holds a 48 percent stake in the franchise and is pressing to become the team’s majority owner.