Jamen Shively, a former Microsoft executive and currently CEO of Diego Pellicer, wants to build the first national marijuana store brand.
John Malloy, BlueRun Ventures partners, discusses how the social mapping and navigation app startup has revolutionizes the way people plot their destinations and has generated interest from Google and Facebook.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on companies that are looking to increase efficiency and implement simplicity in medical care. And Grant Verstandig, founder and CEO of Audax Health, discusses how his startup encourages consumers to make healthier lifestyle choices.
Open-source technology and low-cost tools are bringing product development out of the confines of factories, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. And, Ben Kaufman, Quirky CEO & founder, explains how his company's innovative initiatives are changing the way things are made.
Tito's Handmade Vodka just became the exclusive supplier to United Airlines. Bert "Tito" Beveridge, Tito's Handmade Vodka founder, weighs in.
CNBC reveals which top five retailers are best positioned to change the global marketplace.
Narinder Singh, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Appirio, says U.S. immigration policy must be addressed in the context of job creation.
Gregg Spiridellis, JibJab co-creator and CEO, discusses his company's latest venture which encourages multi-platform learning for children.
Jay Bregman, Hailo CEO, explains how his company got the green light which allows riders to legally hail a cab with a smartphone app.
The nation's top CEOs are at the White House today discussing jobs for U.S. veterans returning from war. CNBC's John Harwood and Scott Davis, UPS CEO, discuss.
Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce president & CEO, discusses this year's agenda at the small business summit, including celebrating innovation; learning from experts; and informing Congress about the biggest concerns among the business community.
Aaron Levie, CEO & Founder of Box.net, discusses how his startup is profiting and gaining market share by reshaping the company into a cloud platform business.
Paul Gu, Upstart co-founder; and Geoff Lewis, Founders Fund principal, discuss how investors can buy a stake in the future income of a startup company.
Cisco co-founder Sandy Lerner discusses how she started three successful enterprises after leaving Cisco Systems shortly after it went public in 1990.
CNBC's Robert Frank provides a look at which parts of the country house the most tax cheats.
Ted Leonsis, Revolution Growth Fund partner, explains how the business world could benefit from revolutionizing its ideas and practices.
Ted Leonsis, Revolution Growth Fund partner, explains why there's never "been a better time to be an entrepreneur."
Bill Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business chief economist, reveals the results of the NFIB survey on small business, which shows the optimism index dropped 1.3 points in March to 89.5.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports how a startup company plans to disrupt the television business with its latest legal victory for streaming video. And, Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia explains how the service works.
Financial Web site SumZero provides a place for analysts, hedge funds and private equity firms to share under the radar investment ideas. Divya Narendra, founder & CEO of SumZero, explains.