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Donald George Fisher (September 3, 1928 – September 27, 2009) was an American businessman and philanthropist. He co-founded The Gap clothing stores with his wife Doris F. Fisher. Contents. [hide]. 1 Early life and education; 2 Philanthropy; 3 Art collection; 4 Death; 5 References; 6 External links. Early life and ...


Donald "Don" Fisher is a fictional character in the Australian television soap opera Home and Away played by actor Norman Coburn as a regular character, from the soap's inception in 1988 to 2003. He acts as the main antagonist in the show's pilot episode, willing to go to any lengths to ensure local teen Bobby Simpson is ...


Sep 28, 2009 ... Mr. Fisher started the Gap in 1969 to capitalize on the growing popularity of denim. Now the chain has more than 3000 stores worldwide.


Don Fisher, 1928–2009. Gap Inc. Founder. Don and Doris Fisher founded and then transformed a single store in San Francisco stocked with Levi's, records and tapes into a thriving, nearly $15 billion global business with more than 134,000 employees, more than 3,100 stores and a permanent place in pop cultural history .


(Born 1931 & 1928-2009). Doris and Don Fisher had a simple idea: to make it easier to find a pair of jeans. In 1969, they revolutionized the retail industry by opening the first Gap store on Ocean Avenue in San Francisco. The Fishers, both born in San Francisco, were long-time family friends prior to marrying in 1953.


Don Fisher founded the Gap, one of the most successful retail chains of the 20th century, and became the savviest education-reform philanthropist of his era. Born in 1928 to a middle-class family in San Francisco, Fisher always credited his parents with encouraging him to take risks but also to make practical, smart ...


At a Glance. Donald Fisher. Professor Ph.D., Brown University, 1988. Research Interests. Regional Tectonics; Structural Geology. Contact. Donald Fisher Department of Geosciences Penn State 339 Deike Building University Park, PA 16802. 814-865-3206 dmf6@psu.edu. More. Personal Web Site · Complete Vitae .


Don is a partner in the Banking & Finance Practice Group in Porter Wright's Corporate Department. His practice is devoted primarily to real estate, commercial and lending transactions. He has substantial experience in the areas of secured transactions under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code ( particularly in ...


Aug 27, 2016 ... OVERVIEW: The Doris & Donald Fisher Fund (previously the Doris & Donald Fisher Education Fund) has given grants to support a select group of charter projects, including schools, advocacy/policy groups, and training programs. It focuses on K-12 education reform, especially for underserved children, ...