The fourth annual Siemer Summit ended yesterday—a meeting for startups looking to pitch their ideas, and for VCs looking for the next big thing.» Read More
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John Sculley, Misfit Wearables co-founder, and Sunny Vu, Misfit Wearables CEO, discuss the launch of a new wireless fitness device which helps users track activity.
Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," talks about his new show and his mission to save small businesses.
Manuel Medina, GroupTalent CEO, explains how his company allows workers to search for a new job without letting their current boss find out.
Kenny Dichter, Wheels Up founder & CEO, discusses the growing competition in the private jet industry and shares his plans to take private air travel to the next level by making it more affordable than ever.
Some of the best and brightest college graduates are passing up making a lot of money to work at start-ups and help revitalize U.S. cities. Venture for America fellows Paige Boehmcke, Jim Kahmann and Sean Lane discuss the program and their message for Washington.
The perception that I can get any film made is not true, said filmmaker Spike Lee discussing his plans to raise $1.25 million in 30 days to fund his next feature length film.
Bill Rancic, "The Apprentice" 1st season winner, discusses the challenges of small business owners to take their companies to the next level, and reveals his plans to team up with Intuit to launch a program designed to give small businesses a voice.
Shainiel Deo, CEO of HalfBrick, on why he believes his game "Fruit Ninja" has been downloaded over 500 million times by Internet users.
As children, we're taught that we won't fail as long as we do our best. But that notion can feel questionable once we enter the job market. Here's advice from the CEO of a $3 billion company.
Supermodel Petra Nemcova is launching a luxury home decor brand called Be The Light, and she wants you to buy her $98 candles. Czech Holiday Cookie scent?
From the medieval days when it originated as a way to show both parties came in peace, the handshake has been tied to a person's word—no more so than when used in business.
Soujanya Bhumbkar, CEO of Cooliris, explains why its new technology does a better job at photo sharing than the apps that currently dominate the market.
Jack Vresics, Step2 CEO, discusses how he grew his toys and home & garden company into the world's largest rotational molder of plastics.
U.S. craft brewers are frustrated after many were shut out of a key beer festival, as sector growth exceeds infrastructure. Signs of a frothy market?
Omar Tayeb, Blippar co-founder & CTO, explains how his new app allows readers to unlock extra digital content hidden beneath the pages of their favorite magazine or newspaper.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on a new app that allows viewers to buy clothes and home furnishings from their television.
Jake Bronstein, CEO of Flint & Tinder, explains how his dismay with low-quality underwear led him to produce a high-end brand, which is made in America and becoming a multimillion-dollar business.
A unique bill signed into law by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo would allow new businesses to locate on or around college campuses in New York tax-free for 10 years.
Andrew Levy, Crittercism CEO, explains how his software helps tech companies understand their app glitches.