For His Next Miracle...

He did it once and then again. Allen I. Questrom confounded skeptics when he took over Federated Department Stores Inc. and successfully led it out of bankruptcy. Then, in 1994, he merged Federated and bankrupt R.H. Macy & Co. into the largest department-store chain in the U.S.--a $14.5 billion titan.

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