Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a worldwide holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Its chairman and CEO is Warren Buffet, often referred to as the Oracle of Omaha and who, according to Time magazine's 2012 ranking, is among the world's most influential people.
Warren Buffet became Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway in 1969.
The Berkshire Hathaway approach is to acquire companies with great brands, great products and strong leadership.
In March 2000, Berkshire Hathaway became the majority owner of Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company. Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company acquired a majority interest in HomeServices of America in 1998.
Berkshire Hathaway employs nearly 300,000 people and owns more than 55 companies, including Geico, Fruit of the Loom, Dairy Queen, Helzberg Diamonds, Benjamin Moore Paints, NetJets, Burlington Northern, See's Candies, Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company and HomeServices of America.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has a network of over 35,000 sales executives in 47 states and partnered with our relocation associates, have moved thousands of families both in the U.S. and around the globe. Our key relationships and contacts internationally allow us to provide a higher level of relocation service than any of our other competitors. ~A level of expertise you would expect with a global name such as Berkshire Hathaway.