Hansen: Born poor, Omahan made it big, but things didn't end there
John Lee Hoich in his home office. It's quite a change from the palatial surroundings he once lived in, after rising from nothing to become one of Omaha's richest men.
Posted: Sunday, August 4, 2013 12:00 am
If having it all means owning a zebra from Africa, a herd of rare deer from New Zealand and a camel named Bumpy, then John Lee Hoich had it all.
Hoich walked into his accountant's office on the day after Halloween 2008 knowing he reigned as one of Omaha's richest men.
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Sunday, August 4, 2013 12:00 am.