SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.» Read More
Warby Parker has been a revolutionary force in the eyewear market since its launch in February 2010. By selling their own designs almost exclusively online, the company is able to price its hip eyeglasses at $95 per pair. Co-founder and co-CEO Neil Blumenthal spoke about the company’s vision for growth and the potential for a future IPO.
The success of Smashburger has proven that there is room for an upscale market in the burger franchise business.
Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization president and Harrison LeFrak & Jamie LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization principals, discuss Spain's bank bailout and buying cheap assets in Europe at "attractive" terms.
Forget what you see on TV’s “Mad Men.” Sometimes, it takes a village to write an advertising slogan.
People often think of it as being as American as apple pie, but many cultures around the world bring home the bacon.
Facebook has been pummeled since its IPO—now down more than 30 percent—but the stock got a boost on Friday on news that ComScore says Facebook ads *are* effective.
Here are some ideas if you manage your businesse's Facebook page.
An iconic hotel in the heart of midtown Manhattan is buzzing with thousands of tiny new visitors. But watch out: They'll sting if you get too close.
A new survey by Citibank finds that 23 percent of small business owners have gone without pay for at least a year as they work to keep their businesses afloat in a tough economy.
Sean Parker transformed the music industry once with Napster, now he's doing it again with Spotify, where he's now a Board Member. He and Spotify CEO Daniel Ek took the stage at the D conference to talk about Spotify's new music model.
It's a good thing Parker and Fanning lined up such comic relief - the big demo presentation suffered some major technical difficulties.
Naming a business is by far the hardest task for startups when it comes to branding. It’s permanent, or at least feels that way.
Social still looms large, but now I'm hearing lots of talk about social commerce.
Disney CEO Bob Iger finally appointed a new chairman of Walt Disney studios-- Alan Horn, who was President and COO of Warner Brothers Entertainment. Horn replaces Rich Ross, who left on April 20th in the wake of the John Carter bomb.
David Cote, Honeywell International chairman & CEO and Rep.Tim Scott, (R-SC), reveal their plans to ignite job creation in America and encourage entrepreneurship.
What follows is a list of the wives of 10 athletes who’ve made names for themselves as columnists, models, designers and more.
Sponsoring niche sports costs less, but can stıll pack a marketing punch.
A young entrepreneur, short on cash, decides to make the AOL campus in Palo Alto his temporary living space while working on his start up.
According to Forbes, only 8.5 percent of the world’s 1,226 billionaires are women. Why aren't there more?
There are many different routes a potential business owner can take when financing a startup.Click ahead to see what the various forms of funding are.