The Entrepreneurs of the Decade: 2000 to 2009

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Steve Jobs of Apple

Yes, we know it's a predictable choice. But when you think about the iPod, the iPhone, iTunes, and the App Store, you realize that any one of these breakthrough ideas would be enough to propel an entrepreneur onto a list of the decade’s top achievers. The fact that Jobs led the company that developed all of them—and built the nation’s coolest retail outfit in his spare time—is truly remarkable.