The Wright family wholly owns the Space Needle and a number of other business interests in Seattle and across the country. The Wrights are descended from Howard S. Wright, II, grandson of the founder of the Howard S. Wright Construction Company and Wright Runstad and Co., and Theiline Pigott, a PACCAR family heir. The Pigott family was ranked the 34th wealthiest family in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine in 2015, with a net worth of $7.7 billion across 30 family members.

Theiline Pigott Wright Scheumann

Howard S. Wright, II

Howard S. Wright, III

Jeffrey Wright

Theiline Wright Rolfe

Taylor Wright

David Wright

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Business Interests

Leadership

Philanthropy