Published Sept. 18, 2013
Forbes ranked Anita Zucker, chairwoman and CEO of North Charleston-based The InterTech Group Inc., as the only South Carolinian on its billionaires list.
|InterTech Group CEO Anita Zucker|
Zucker, 61, has a net worth of $2.6 billion, placing her at No. 554 on its list of “The World’s Billionaires.”
She taught elementary school for more than 10 years before helping to build InterTech, the family owned chemical and holding company. Her late husband, Jerry Zucker, founded the company in the 1980s.
Anita Zucker is an advocate for improving education, including science, technology, engineering and math studies throughout the state.