TRENTON, N.J.— New Jersey has sold its pension fund investment in a venture capital firm that has connections to a Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate.» Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug 22- The U.S. chief technology officer who oversaw the troubled rollout of Healthcare.gov is stepping down and moving into a new role recruiting top Silicon Valley talent into government, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday.
Sam Nazarian, founder, chairman & CEO of SBE, discusses his recipe for success and how to stay relevant in the nightlife world. Nazarian explains the benefits of not outsourcing anything in his hotel.
CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to Sam Nazarian, founder, chairman & CEO of SBE, about the creation of his new SLS Las Vegas hotel and the wave of development hitting the strip in Las Vegas.
Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 21- Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.
Eric Schurenberg, Inc. editor-in-chief, and Raj Shanmugaraj, Acacia Communications CEO, discuss highlights from the 500 fastest-growing private companies and small businesses in the U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 20- When she started her child-support tracking business SupportPay, Sheri Atwood expected all kinds of suggestions- but not the tip she got from a female investor who suggested she dye her blonde hair darker to be taken more seriously by venture capitalists.
Transform your child's artwork into their very own stuffed animals. Budsies founder pitches his big idea to the Power Pitch panel.
Madhav Rajan, Stanford Graduate School of Business, discusses what new programs today's graduate school students have migrated to over the past 15 years.
Amit Kumar, Yahoo small business head, discusses "Yahoo Stores," a next generation, e-commerce platform designed to help anyone build a successful online business.
There is a growing movement to help autistic adults find jobs, but for Cottle and his family, the answer was a business of his own.
Could bitcoin be a safe haven for deprecating currencies in the emerging world? Wences Casares, Xapo founder and CEO, shares his thoughts on the legitimacy of the currency.
The start-up Glow Enterprises is trying to make every selfie look as perfect as possible with its LuMee case.
Chelsea Briganti and Leigh Ann Tucker hope to replace disposable plastic cups with their biodegradable, edible cup called Loliware.
BloomNation is looking to shake up the flower delivery business.
Celebrating national start-up day across America, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman, Rep. Darrell Issa, (R- Calif.), and Rep. Jared Polis, (D-Colo.), discuss their campaign to raise awareness for entrepreneurs and small start-up businesses.
A company, Foria, has started selling a cannabis-infused topical oil for women that the company claims will "unlock profound pleasures."
Food truck owners Debbie and Derek Kaye sell Japanese-inspired Mexican food at Takumi Taco. Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" advises the entrepreneurs.
CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks to PayPal co-founder and serial entrepreneur Max Levchin, about his new lending service start-up Affirm, an alternative to banks for lending.
Buiced founder Ray Doustdar pitches his liquid vitamin company. Will the panelists take the shot or not?
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