Learn About Polish Americans in Business

This October, we're celebrating the ingenuity and enterprise of Polish Americans during Polish American Heritage Month. Join in by reading these books about successful Polish Americans: Martha Stewart, Max Factor and the Warner Brothers (Harry, Albert, Sam and Jack).

Martha Inc: This remarkable self-made woman built an empire focused on the home. Her career began with a catering company in her basement that attracted the attention of a publisher and lead to her first book, Entertaining. From this humble beginning to the multi-billion dollar company Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Martha Inc tells the incredible story of one of the most successful business women in American history.

Max Factor: The Man Who Changed the Faces of the World: From Russian royalty to the silver screen to the everyday user, Max Factor revolutionized the way the world views make-up. This well-written, engaging story reveals the beauty secrets used on Hollywood starlets and innovations that brought Max Factor make-up to the masses.

You Must Remember This, The Warner Bros. Story: A fully illustrated history spanning 92 years of movie magic. Discover the history behind beloved classics, and see the stars who made audiences laugh and cry.

Want more?  Check out Polish American Heritage Month events throughout October.

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