Leon Hess

Leon Hess

Enterprise | Asbury Park (1914-1999)

Founder of Hess Corporation and former owner of the New York Jets, he started in business with one truck k oil delivery service and turned it into one of the largest oil companies in the world. Hess Corporation has more than 1,360 stations and operations in the United States, South America, Africa, Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Pacific.