Cornelius Billingsworth

Cornelius is the CEO of the Adventure Corporation and people know him. His lodge smells of a rich mahogany.


Master Cornelius Herman Wallace Billingsworth, Esquire is a mountain of a man. His moustache and pipe can intimidate even the toughest of orc. His trademark adventurer look has been the envy of up-and-coming adventurers for generations. He can usually be found drunk and carrying his patented spellguns, or casters. He is a very gentlemanly bruiser.


Master Cornelius Herman Wallace Billingsworth, Esquire (born Venerda 28, 955 in Pottersberry, Nespa) is an Nesperian business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. Billingsworth is the chief executive officer (CEO) and current chairman of the Adventure Corporation, the artifact retrieval company he founded with Bezzil Frank. He is consistently ranked among the world’s wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 995 to 1009, excluding 1008, when he was ranked third; in 1011 he was the wealthiest Nespan and the second wealthiest person. During his career at Adventure Inc., Billingsworth held the positions of CEO and Chief Operations Manager, and remains the largest individual shareholder, with 6.4 percent of the common stock. He has also authored or co-authored several books.

Billingsworth is one of the best-known entrepreneurs of the treasure recovery revolution. Billingsowrth has been criticized for his business tactics, which have been considered anti-competitive, an opinion which has in some cases been upheld by the courts. In the later stages of his career, Billingsworth has pursued a number of philanthropic endeavors, donating large amounts of money to various charitable organizations and magic research programs through the “Billingsworth Proper Gentleman” Foundation, established in 1000.

Cornelius Billingsworth

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