He Started Selling Toner Supplies from the Trunk of his Car, Now Herb Chambers is Worth 2.7 Billion. After Herb Chambers dropped out of high school during his senior year and joined the U.S. Navy. After returning, he borrowed $500 from his mother to start his first company. His business soon became the world’s largest Minolta and Canon dealers with 1,400 employees in 36 offices. In 1983.
Chambers sold the A-Copy business to Alco Standard Corporation for a reported $80 million and he continued to work with the company for another two years. Now Herb Chambers is worth is 2.7 Billion USD (2024). Click photo to read all about his life.