Industry Titans - Andrew Carnegie and John D Rockefeller

Both Andrew Carnegie and John D Rockefeller are two industry titans who stood up at the height of industrial revolution. The two had humble beginnings and would struggle to begin their ventures. However, they would turn their businesses into monopolies and reshape the two industries.

John D Rockefeller is best known for being an oil investor specifically beginning with oil refinery at the time. He is considered an industry captain since he revolutionized and monopolized oil refinery. His approach would see him divest later but would turn out to be the most profitable venture to date (Pbs, Biography: John D. Rockefeller, Senior | American Experience | Official Site | PBS; Biography). On the other hand, Andrew, began with interest in shareholding in various ventures but would venture in the steel industry manufacturing (Carnegie; Pbs, Biography: Andrew Carnegie | American Experience | Official Site | PBS). He would become the captain of the industry changing narratives on how steel...