Haute 100 Update Miami: Micky Arison

Our Haute 100 list details the accomplishments of the most influential people in each of our markets—MiamiNew YorkLos Angeles, and San Francisco. These people continue to make moves, so rather than waiting for the next Haute 100 issue to come out, we thought we’d provide you with regular updates on those Haute 100 members who are making headlines. It’s been a great week for the Miami Heat and Miami Heat owner Micky Arison is on fire.

Micky Arison

Category: Billionaires

Company: Carnival Corp., Miami Heat

Industry: Cruise, NBA

What made him Haute: Carnival Cruise line CEO Micky Arison is having a great year. This is already his second Haute 100 Update of for 2010 and that means Arison is making waves! The majority owner of the Miami Heat has seen the team make the playoffs 11 times out of the 14 he has been on top. He also watched his team win its first ever National Championship in 2006. It seems there are more championships on the horizon.

What makes him Haute now: Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Chris Bosh make this Haute 100 chart topper even Hauter. Everyone knows Miami is now home to the three kings of basketball. Right now there couldn’t be anyone more excited about this new team than the Miami Heat owner himself, Micky Arison. It took hard work and planning from Arison as well as Hall of Fame coach and current Miami Heat president Pat Riley. And it seems like Arison isn’t stopping here. There has been news of the Heat owner meeting up with some other big names as well. Will the Miami Heat be adding another powerhouse to its lineup? Stick around to hear more from Haute 100 Updates to find out.