MOSCOW— The founder of Russia's leading social media network— a wunderkind often described as Russia's Mark Zuckerberg— has left his post as CEO and fled the country as cronies of President Vladimir Putin have made steady inroads into the company's ownership.» Read More
Katherin Kirschenmann, The DO School chief executive, explains the "Good To Go" program designed to reduce paper waste from single use cups.
DETROIT— Detroit government, development and philanthropic leaders launched a grant program Wednesday intended to help boost small businesses in the city and the two communities it surrounds.
Marcus Lemonis, CNBC's "The Profit" host, shares highlights from tonight's season finale where he tries to get a piece of the "Key Lime Pie."
SAN FRANCISCO, April 10- Venture capital funding for U.S. start-ups hit its highest mark since 2001 during the first three months of the year and 11 companies were valued at $1 billion or more, underscoring the increasingly pricey environment for entrepreneurs, according to a report on Thursday from consultancy CB Insights.
The founders share their plans to relaunch their website and take their pay-it-forward financing scheme worldwide. Up next: equity financing.
Chris Bergman, founder and CEO of ChoreMonster, explains how a free app could help transform doing mundane chores into a fun-filled experience for your kids.
Commerce secretary Penny Pritzker; fashion designer Tory Burch; and Zillow co-founder Richard Barton, discuss the launch of President Obama's new task force to develop the next wave of entrepreneurs.
Profile of 27-year-old Ethan Lewis, who has been creating products to sell to his fellow diabetics.
Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" uses Amazing Grapes as an example of absentee owners and the void it creates with employees and explains the qualities of a good leader.
Ben Wood, CEO of ViewSPORT, entered the tank seeking a deal but was denied. That didn't stop him.
Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder and CEO, and Garthen Leslie, "AROS" inventor, demonstrate how this reinvented air conditioner can predict household usage and save money.
Naveen Jain is in a race to harvest precious helium-3, platinum and other metals on the moon with his robotic spacecraft. Can he beat the Chinese?
After being turned down by all the sharks, angel investors swam in and grew Shawn Davis' business from $30,000 to over $5 million.
The founder of AOL and pioneer of the Net notes how the next big opportunity in the industry is in solving the online privacy issue for the masses.
Travis Perry appeared on "Shark Tank" hoping for funding for his guitar-training product, Chord Buddy. Now, he is raking in $2 million in annual sales.
We are combining old technology with the new, says Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-In-chief, sharing his plan for fostering growth and innovation in creating manufacturing jobs.
Your smartphone can tell you, says Charles Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, explaining how his device allows people to check their BAC levels. This is more of a second reference point and not a replacement for good judgment, says Yim. And Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" co-host explains how this device has changed behavior in his home and demonstrates how it works.
The lawsuit, pending in Los Angeles federal district court, was filed by NML Capital, a unit of billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Singer's Elliott Management Corp, as part of a long-running series of court battles over Argentina's $100 billion default.
Dominique McClain Barteet got $500,0000 for her business OneSole. What has she been up to since receiving one of the largest “Shark Tank” checks?
Aldo Orta's jewelry designs are sold on QVC, and have been worn by celebrities. But the latest muse for his couture creations is the shark Barbara Corcoran.
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