Turkish-born American entrepreneur Eren Ozmen has an estimated net worth of $900 million as of 2015, according to Forbes. She attended and earned her M.B.A from the University of Nevada, Reno and is widely recognized as the chairwoman and president of Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), an aerospace firm building satellites and propulsion systems as well as developing the Dream Chaser spacecraft. Initially, Eren served as an employee at SNC, yet in 1994 she together with her husband Fatih acquired the company and the pair have since turned it into a 3, 000 staff firm from 20 employees; most of them are engineers and scientists. In 2015, SNC penned a deal with the space agency of the German government in bid to further enhance the Dream Chaser’s technology. Eren Ozmen was ranked #19 on Forbes 2015 America’s Self-Made Women.