Catering entrepreneur wins praise amid turbulent times
IN this week's SME Focus we hear from a man who has spent 13 years running his own businesses in challenging sectors without borrowing a penny. Name: Andrew Scott. Age: 42 (I tell people 35 plus VAT). What is your businesses called? Heaven Scent ...
- A profile of Canadian business leader Michael Donovan, who after winning a best documentary Oscar for producing hit film Bowling for Columbine, went on to establish cartoon giant DHX Media.
- Entrepreneur conference to focus on technology connectivity
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - A conference for entrepreneurs will look at how technologies are connecting the world. The two-day TiECon Midwest starts Thursday at The Henry in Dearborn and will explore how health is impacted by the way people live and how ...and more »
Michigan Entrepreneur Takes Patriotic Stand With New Make-Cup Product
Benzinga recently had the chance to speak with Make-Cup founder and CEO Christina Bellas about the idea behind her new product, her principled decision to choose a U.S. manufacturer and the most difficult part of the process to make her vision for ...and more »
- Small Business Trends
Entrepreneur Creates Eco-Friendly Women's Work Wear
Small Business Trends
Fashionable women often feel like they have to choose between being stylish and being sustainable. There haven't traditionally been a lot of options for environmentally and socially conscious clothing that work for real women. But that's exactly the ...
Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi now scoring great 'karrm' as an entrepreneur
As the world's second most populous nation, one of India's gravest problems remains to be the lack of 'proper' housing. According to the 2011 Census, there were 1.77 million homeless people and over 93 million slumdwellers in the country, and the lack ...
Teen entrepreneur acheives his dream
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) - He could be one of the next millionaires in the Salt Lake Valley. At least he got a very good start today at such a young age. 19 year old Evan Cisneros kicked off his first big business venture. It's called thirst ...and more »
- The Times (subscription)
The telltale signs that reveal a successful entrepreneur
The Times (subscription)
We all know the world is not black and white but full of shades of grey, and that personality types do not fall into binary categories in real life. Nevertheless, I have found over the years working with many entrepreneurs that most have strong biases ...
- Derby Telegraph
Derby entrepreneur co-founds Emoji Lottery - and you can enter for free!
Matt Mosley, right, has set up Emoji Lottery with fellow digital worker James Genchi, left. Derby entrepreneur co-founds Emoji Lottery - and you can enter for free! X. Share Tweet Share Pin It Email. Copy link to paste in your message. /. SHARE PICTURE.
- Economic Times
Why Motorola's Moto Z can be great for an entrepreneur
By Ashutosh Bhattacharya The Motorola I knew is back or seem to be coming back to life. I am not an insider and neither do I know any insiders, so no sources based story here. But from what one can see from the outside, the brand run by Lenovo is ...and more »
Entrepreneur feels 'thrilled and proud' for the wider transgender community as he aims to become Social Entrepreneur ... - getwestlondongetwestlondon
Entrepreneur feels 'thrilled and proud' for the wider transgender community as he aims to become Social Entrepreneur ...
Entrepreneur Jay Stewart has reached the final five shortlist for the national Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award, in which he has the chance to win £10,000. The self-starter told Get West London how he felt when he heard the news: "Thrilled and ...
- The Argus
Ex-homeless entrepreneur's rags to riches story
25 years ago Penny Streeter's business and marriage had failed and she was homeless and penniless. She had launched a recruitment company just three years before but that had shut and she was forced to find refuge in homeless accommodation with her ...
- The Canary
A radical entrepreneur is trying to end homelessness in a whole city - permanently
A radical new project is tackling homelessness on the streets of Barcelona. Set up by an entrepreneur and crowdfunded by the public, it's already seeing results. It has one big goal: to eradicate homelessness in Spain's second largest city altogether ...
Futuristic Store Fixtures boss David Low: From school dropout to top entrepreneur - The Straits TimesThe Straits Times
Futuristic Store Fixtures boss David Low: From school dropout to top entrepreneur
The Straits Times
Mr Low started out in the contracting business in 1979, taking on paint jobs and carpentry after dropping out of school in Secondary 2. He took the helm of Futuristic Store Fixtures in 2005 and turned it from a small renovation contractor into a major ...
How I went from athlete to entrepreneur
Castore co-founder: 'how I went from athlete to entrepreneur' ...
- Management Today
Meet the entrepreneur leading Britain's stem cell revolution
Ajan Reginald is working with nobel prize winner Sir Martin Evans to treat heart disease - and much more besides. by Jack Torrance. Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Email0. Published: 13 hours ago. Last Updated: 11 hours ago. Also in: Future Business.
Russ DiGilio Named 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC - BenzingaRuss DiGilio Named 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC
Russ DiGilio, Founder and Owner of Duck Donuts Franchising Company LLC, has been named the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (Capital Region Economic Development Corporation). Mechanicsburg ...and more »
- The Mercury News
Tracking the sun, from utility planner to entrepreneur
The Mercury News
FREMONT — Dan Shugar was the kind of kid who hustled to earn a few bucks doing yard work and odd jobs for neighbors. Going to work for a large, public utility like PG&E after college didn't dampen his entrepreneurial spirit. Shugar discovered his ...
Being a female entrepreneur has a positive impact on family life - WeAreTheCity (press release) (blog)WeAreTheCity (press release) (blog)
Being a female entrepreneur has a positive impact on family life
WeAreTheCity (press release) (blog)
According to new research by Vistaprint's 'Trend Report', 72% of female micro-business owners claim that entrepreneurship has had a positive impact on their family life. Female Entrepreneur in her office and smiling with arms outstretched. Image by ...
Entrepreneur launches Sunderland-based care platform
New online venture Green Trousers has launched in Sunderland in a bid to revolutionise how people with disabilities can live a fuller life. Launched by North East entrepreneur David Lynch, the firm will provide a one-stop-shop for specialist care ...and more »
- Rolling Out
Millionaire entrepreneur Tina Howell says, 'What we think is powerful'
Tina D. Howell is a business expert with over 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur. She is the owner and CEO of two highly successful Wingstop franchises located in South Florida and also owns and serves as the CEO of Virtual Home Care Inc., one ...
AN AWARD winning entrepreneur who ran an enterprise endorsed by Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson has been ... - Liverpool ConfidentialLiverpool Confidential
AN AWARD winning entrepreneur who ran an enterprise endorsed by Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson has been ...
Business consultant Shazan Izziq Qureshi (right), who described himself as an “Alphapreneur” was found to have misused monies entrusted to him by unsuspecting investors through a business consultancy. Qureshi was a director of Rejuvenate Your ...and more »
- Vote for Remade in Edinburgh's Sophie for Social Entrepreneur of the Year
Third Force News
An Edinburgh social entrepreneur dedicated to reducing waste and repairing existing objects is one of five finalists for the UK social entrepreneur of the year. Sophie Unwin, founder for Remade in Edinburgh, is the only Scottish contender for the ...
What makes an entrepreneur stand out in the crowd? - BusinessZone (press release) (registration) (blog)What makes an entrepreneur stand out in the crowd?
BusinessZone (press release) (registration) (blog)
Entrepreneurs are without a doubt a different species altogether. They are the classic combination of – the thinkers, believers and doers. Entrepreneurs are those people of the general crowd who believing in leading them no matter what. They basically ...
Empringham Disposal Corporation presented with the Young Entrepreneur Award - Red Deer Advocate (subscription)Red Deer Advocate (subscription)
Empringham Disposal Corporation presented with the Young Entrepreneur Award
Red Deer Advocate (subscription)
Changing from hauling garbage and recyclables, Empringham Disposal Corporation hauled an award for top young business in the city. The company, which operates throughout Central Alberta, received the 2016 Young Entrepreneur Award at the Red Deer ...
'Match-making' for employers as tech entrepreneur launches recruitment app with global ambitions - OnrecOnrec
'Match-making' for employers as tech entrepreneur launches recruitment app with global ambitions
Scottish technology entrepreneur Mike Hughes is this month (October) launching a new venture which he predicts will revolutionise the world of recruitment, especially for businesses with small numbers of staff. After nearly two years of intensive ...
- Financial mail
Entrepreneur: Property Fox founders Crispin Inglis and Ashley James
Few property sellers will have parted with the 5% or even 7% commission grabbed by their estate agent without a wince. Entrepreneurs Crispin Inglis (pictured right) and Ashley James saw the gap and have taken it. Their answer to sky-high commissions is ...
- My Kingdom Books combines storytelling, personalisation, and augmented reality technology to create an immersive app-led reading experience for the iPad generation. Founder Amile Samarakoon launched the business in hopes of building something that also had a positive impact in the world. The idea came to him in 2015, after observing his nephew’s love for reading. Samarakoon decided thatThe post Augmented reality and storytelling: My Kingdom Books appeared first on Growth Bus
Meet the accidental entrepreneur who is reviving lives of 40 artisans across India
India is home to thousands of artisans who have been handed down traditional rural art and craft techniques. Most of these artisans, who have mastered their craft over years, do not have many takers for their traditional art forms. These artisans are ...
- Times of India
Woman entrepreneur brings global acclaim to a tiny island in Kerala ...
Times of India
A woman's hardwork is behind the international recognitions Kakkathuruthu, a tiny island on Vembanad Lake in Kerala, has received.and more »
Are You An Idea Entrepreneur?
“Entrepreneurship isn't for everyone, and not everyone is going to be an entrepreneur,” Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, the New York Times best-selling author, advocate, and senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, says. “But women who turn to business ...
Meet the entrepreneur who has created a beer brand with a social difference β and counts the Prime Minister among ... - SmartCompany.com.auSmartCompany.com.au
Meet the entrepreneur who has created a beer brand with a social difference – and counts the Prime Minister among ...
When thinking about craft beer, one's mind doesn't typically jump to Queensland's Great Barrier Reef, but environmentalist and entrepreneur James Grugeon wants to change that. Grugeon has today launched The Good Beer Company in Queensland, ...
- SDSU Newscenter
Student Organization Spotlight: Entrepreneur Society
The SDSU Entrepreneur Society gives members the opportunity to interact with business executives and attend networking events. By SDSU News Team. Story Keywords: Business Administration, Engineering, Student Affairs, Graduate Students, Students, ...
Defining the Urban Entrepreneur - CityLab
How the internet ushered in a new era for entrepreneurs in the urban ecosystem.and more »
Defining the Urban Entrepreneur
For years we've heard that geography doesn't matter, we've conquered distance and the world is flat. Modern communication and transportation technology means it doesn't really matter where we live or work. Even with the ongoing back-to-the-city ...and more »
Self-Employment: Not A Freedom-Seeking Entrepreneur But A Flexibility-Seeking Parent - Huffington Post UKHuffington Post UK
Self-Employment: Not A Freedom-Seeking Entrepreneur But A Flexibility-Seeking Parent
Huffington Post UK
Self-employment is in the news today. It's being characterised as being an option chosen by those with no alternative work (not really a choice) or by freedom-seeking entrepreneurs. I believe there's another category of people who need to be considered ...
- Judging footballers by their prowess on the field may be fair, but some of the biggest names in the sport lead secret entrepreneurial double lives that hide their talent beyond the game. Take Ryan Bertrand. Your first thought might not be his knack for finance, but he began his career on the trading floor at 18, and hasThe post The secret business lives of footballers appeared first on Growth Business.
Startup/Small Business:What Suits the Entrepreneur - BusinessZone (press release) (registration) (blog)Startup/Small Business:What Suits the Entrepreneur
BusinessZone (press release) (registration) (blog)
Business enterprise is a major word that covers a great deal of domain. There is a wide range of ventures, industries, and legal ways that you can use when clearing your way as a business visionary. Advertisement. For an entrepreneur, it is important ...and more »
- A growing number of head lice removal firms have set up in recent years as a response to the fact that the insects are increasingly resistant to over-the-counter chemical treatments.
- The University of Manchester (press release)
Hard work pays off for software entrepreneur
The University of Manchester (press release)
A University of Manchester graduate who combined his studies with 4am starts to remotely run his software business based in India is now celebrating the recruitment of the 80th member of his diverse workforce. Harsh Kariwala started V-Comply when he ...
Meet The Entrepreneur Behind Amazon's No. 1 Rated Product
Lori Barzvi, creator of one of Amazon's Number 1 rated products, My Solemate, the innovative 2-in-1 pumice stone with moisturizing soap, grew up watching her entrepreneur father run his own jewelry factory and build his own restaurant. But it took ...
- Singer and songwriter Justin Bieber is renting a £108,000-a-month mansion in London. He could easily retire comfortably at the age of 22, but he chooses to work and perform around the world. Despite his growing success, he may face the same challenges experienced by many high income earners. Mayfair-based life coach and author Michael Serwa hasThe post Top challenges facing millionaires revealed appeared first on Growth Business.
Finalists for Great British Entrepreneur Awards announced - London School of Business and Finance (blog)London School of Business and Finance (blog)
Finalists for Great British Entrepreneur Awards announced
London School of Business and Finance (blog)
Over 100 entrepreneurs from the UK have been announced as finalists in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. The Great British Entrepreneur Awards, which are held in association with NatWest, celebrate the contributions and innovations of ...
- Toledo Blade
'Shark Tank' entrepreneur tells his story to UT crowd
FUBU clothing line founder and 'Shark Tank' investor Daymond John speaks about building businesses and pitching ideas at the University of Toledo as part of a lecture series on Tuesday. THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH Buy This Image. SHARK19.and more »
- Townsville checklist entrepreneur snags second-largest venture capital raise
Despite plans to become a billion dollar business, Luke Annear doesn't want leave Townsville. Bhakthi Puvanenthiran. 58 reading now. facebook SHARE · twitter TWEET · email · google-plus · linkedin · reddit; More. Tech founder Luke Anear never went out ...and more »
- How An Entrepreneur Can Win In This Age Of Disruption
The cost of entry to the entrepreneur lifestyle is at an all-time low, but the challenge of winning and success is at an all-time high. Anyone can build a new web site, or publish a smartphone app for a few thousand dollars, but getting market ...
- Times of Tunbridge Wells
Life is sweet for this local entrepreneur | Times of Tunbridge Wells
Times of Tunbridge Wells
Soft, sugary and oh-so moreish, marshmallows used to be something you'd give to children as a treat, but Helen Robinson from Hawkhurst-based Dulci Bella ...and more »
- Times of Tunbridge Wells
Life is sweet for this local entrepreneur
Times of Tunbridge Wells
Soft, sugary and oh-so moreish, marshmallows used to be something you'd give to children as a treat, but Helen Robinson from Hawkhurst-based Dulci Bella has taken them to a whole new gourmet level. Here she tells Eileen Leahy how the kitchen table ...and more »
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
Sem: The Wisconsin entrepreneur
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
There has been much talk about Wisconsin ranking 50th for startups. Is that a fair assessment? Loading… Post to Facebook. Sem: The Wisconsin entrepreneur There has been much talk about Wisconsin ranking 50th for startups. Is that a fair assessment?
Q&A: Meet the 30-year-old entrepreneur who just sold his profitable e-commerce company for $75M - GeekWireQ&A: Meet the 30-year-old entrepreneur who just sold his profitable e-commerce company for $75M
etailz CEO Josh Neblett. Etailz co-founder and CEO Josh Neblett. Photo via Etailz. Etailz is almost a too-perfect-to-be-true startup success story. The company grew out of a college business plan competition at Gonzaga University, where Josh Neblett ...and more »
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