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Anu and Naveen Jain awarded the first $1 million Women's Safety XPrize at the United Nations on Thursday to Leaf Wearables, based in New Delhi.
Big pharma is rushing to close its innovation gap by investing in start-ups that can help them develop breakthrough drugs.
To fast-forward avatar commercial development, a $10 million ANA Avatar XPRIZE is being announced at SXSW in Austin, Texas, on Monday.
John Paul DeJoria's philanthropic passion and true grit helped him build Paul Mitchell and Patron Spirits into world-class brands.
Kairos Society launched a $25 million fund Thursday to back young entrepreneurs with big ideas to change the world and help society.
Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass says foreign investors are readying to pour billions into Greece in a variety of sectors in 2018.
On Tuesday, President Trump met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to discuss military cooperation and US investment in Greece.
Bluemercury retail stores are expanding nationwide, thanks to the leadership of co-founders Marla and Barry Beck.
SoftBank just invested $250 million in Kabbage, the online small-business lending platform that is disrupting the fintech marketplace.
Blanca Trevino, co-founder, president and CEO of Softtek, the largest IT vendor in Latin America, reveals how she built a global empire.