SAS co-founder and CEO Jim Goodnight is one of three North Carolinians on Forbes latest list of the 400 wealthiest people in the U.S.
Goodnight ranks No. 63 with a net worth of $7.7 billion. He was ranked 58th on the list in 2013.
John Sall, co-founder of Cary-based SAS, ranked No. 133 on this year's list at $3.8 billion. Last year, he was ranked No. 132.
One other North Carolinian made the list: C.D. "Dick" Spangler of Charlotte, who heads National Gypsum and is one of the largest individual shareholders of Bank of America, was ranked at No. 272 with $2.3 billion. HE was ranked No. 243 last year.