COMPANY: The Wolfington Companies
INDUSTRY: Technology, Real Estate, Film
WHAT MAKES HIM HAUTE: In 2006, he was one of four finalists for the Earnst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” award (which ultimately went to Wayne Huizenga), and rightfully so. Wolfington has active forays in the real estate, technology, and film industries. His real estate investment arm focuses on high-end development, and the first film he financed and produced—Bella—earned top honors at the 2007 Toronto International Film Festival. His media company. The One Media, is the digital partner of artists like Shakira, and Wolfington also serves as chairman of the board for VinSolutions, an auto dealership marketing system, as well as on the board at Lumen Institute. He became a Miami resident when he and his wife Ana, also a producer, purchased Cher’s former estate on Mashta Island off of Key Biscayne.