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Jennifer Wang

Jennifer Wang is a staff writer at Entrepreneur magazine in Southern California. She’s been writing about business for newspapers and magazines since 2004, beginning with a stint in the publications department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, where she realized that economics could, in fact, be cool.

30 Recent Stories

Father and Son Team Create Candy Without the Extra Junk

Father and Son Team Create Candy Without the Extra Junk

Unreal Candy's natural treats are a fast-growing success.
October 26, 2013 in Branding
The Motivation Secrets of 8 Successful Business Leaders

The Motivation Secrets of 8 Successful Business Leaders

We spoke with leaders of eight successful companies to find out their secrets for galvanizing their staffs, clients and even themselves. Get ready to be inspired.
October 22, 2013 in Motivation and Retention
Dream Arcades Takes '80s Nostalgia to a New Level

Dream Arcades Takes '80s Nostalgia to a New Level

Dream Arcades is the largest manufacturer of non-coin-operated arcade machines in the world. Last year the company broke $1 million in sales."Nostalgia sells," says co-founder Michael Ware.
September 28, 2013 in Business Ideas
How to Innovate in E-commerce

How to Innovate in E-commerce

Zappos Labs brings startup spirit to an online powerhouse.
September 26, 2013 in Sales
Why iPads Are the New Retail Design Must Have

Why iPads Are the New Retail Design Must Have

More commercial spaces are using tablets for everything from digital signage to point-of-sale systems. Here's how to create a great user experience.
August 28, 2013 in Grow Your Business
Young Entrepreneurs Create a Formula to Give Ads a Viral Boost

Young Entrepreneurs Create a Formula to Give Ads a Viral Boost

Virool gives businesses a self-serve, social video advertising platform to help get the kind of exposure that only a viral hit can bring.
August 20, 2013 in Business Ideas
Siblings Revitalize Dad's Hospitality Business

Siblings Revitalize Dad's Hospitality Business

The Melman siblings opened several bars and restaurants to revitalize their father's 42-year-old hospitality company Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises to appeal to younger clientele.
August 20, 2013 in Business Ideas
The Stylish Headphone Company That's Turning Heads

The Stylish Headphone Company That's Turning Heads

Frends has transformed a way to listen to music into a must-have women's fashion accessory.
June 28, 2013 in Innovation
The Man Behind the Hoodie That Started the Made-In-the-USA Apparel Movement

The Man Behind the Hoodie That Started the Made-In-the-USA Apparel Movement

American Giant is pushing the boundaries of Made in the USA, honing domestic manufacturing of its beloved hoodies--and more.
June 26, 2013 in Innovation
Flint and Tinder: A Case Study in American-Made Underwear

Flint and Tinder: A Case Study in American-Made Underwear

What retailers can learn from this innovative men's underwear company.
June 26, 2013 in Innovation
Cutting-Edge Startups Leading the Robotic Revolution

Cutting-Edge Startups Leading the Robotic Revolution

With commercial applications that can improve business performance and enhance lifestyles, intelligent machines are making waves in an array of industry sectors -- and startups are leading the charge
June 3, 2013 in Innovation
4 Personal-Use Robotics Available Now

4 Personal-Use Robotics Available Now

More companies are creating robotics for consumer use. Here's a look at four that you can take home today.
June 3, 2013 in Innovation
8 Companies Leading the Charge for Commercial-Use Robotics

8 Companies Leading the Charge for Commercial-Use Robotics

From agriculture to healthcare, these innovative companies are creating robots that have the potential to change lives.
June 3, 2013 in Innovation
How a NYC Nonprofit Is Working With Businesses to Make the World a Better Place

How a NYC Nonprofit Is Working With Businesses to Make the World a Better Place

Strategic partnerships help a nonprofit erase education deficits.
May 27, 2013 in Business Management
The Man Making Jet Packs Possible

The Man Making Jet Packs Possible

Flying high with a water-powered jet pack can now be a reality for thrill-seeking tourists thanks to Raymond Li's invention.
May 24, 2013 in Business Ideas
A Privacy App That Ensures Personal Data Really Disappears

A Privacy App That Ensures Personal Data Really Disappears

Wickr gives users the ability to send self-destructing files securely and anonymously.
May 23, 2013 in Apps & Software
The Company Leading the Future of Farming

The Company Leading the Future of Farming

Modern Meadow aims to combine 3-D printing and tissue engineering to meet the world's demand for beef and leather.
May 23, 2013 in News and Trends
MakerBot's 3-D Printers Lead the Hardware Revolution

MakerBot's 3-D Printers Lead the Hardware Revolution

Smaller, less expensive 3-D printers are unlocking the ability for more people to be part of the maker movement.
May 22, 2013 in Office Tech
How a Skate Business Came to the Aid of Shelter Animals

How a Skate Business Came to the Aid of Shelter Animals

Eco-friendly skateboard and apparel business has a mission to help rescue animals. Hendrick Boards donates as much as 40 percent of its revenue to 200 animal shelters, rescues and sanctuaries.
May 11, 2013 in Profiles
A Car Guy Cashes in by Transforming Clunkers

A Car Guy Cashes in by Transforming Clunkers

Icon produces artisan-quality, custom-made rides out of scrapyard-bound vehicles.
April 30, 2013 in Success Stories
Inside the Shutterstock Zeitgeist

Inside the Shutterstock Zeitgeist

Here's how one 'trep went from amateur photographer to web mogul, serving up the visuals that enliven the way we work, study, purchase and play.
April 30, 2013 in Profiles
How a Small Distillery is Rethinking Manufacturing

How a Small Distillery is Rethinking Manufacturing

Industry City Distillery's small-scale vodka starts with a well-designed manufacturing process.
March 28, 2013 in Branding
Radicals & Visionaries: Invention vs. Innovation

Radicals & Visionaries: Invention vs. Innovation

Is it better to improve on existing ideas or to start from scratch?
March 25, 2013 in Innovation
10 Marketing Masterworks

10 Marketing Masterworks

From Red Bull's record-breaking sky diver to Ikea's tiny metro station apartments, these strokes of marketing genius got our attention.
February 18, 2013 in Marketing
Social Engagement Boosts Quirky Clothing Line

Social Engagement Boosts Quirky Clothing Line

Online fashion upstart Betabrand is on a mission to create the world's first truly social clothing company.
February 2, 2013 in Success Stories
Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference

Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference

At FailCon, entrepreneurs study other's failures and how to prepare for their success.
January 23, 2013 in Growth Strategies
How 5 Successful Entrepreneurs Bounced Back After Failure

How 5 Successful Entrepreneurs Bounced Back After Failure

From stolen inventory to legal woes these five fearless 'treps clawed their way back from disaster.
January 23, 2013 in Growth Strategies
Online Shopping Site Offers Ethical Alternatives to Big Brands

Online Shopping Site Offers Ethical Alternatives to Big Brands

The online recommendation engine and shopping site FashioningChange.com directs shoppers to "stylish, eco-friendly and ethical" alternatives for men's and women's apparel and accessories.
December 23, 2012 in Profiles
Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried

Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried

Adafruit's innovative DIY open-source electronic hardware kits make founder Limor Fried our Entrepreneur of 2012.
December 18, 2012 in Success Stories
Vintage-Style Bags Get a Boost From Online Marketing

Vintage-Style Bags Get a Boost From Online Marketing

Thoughtful web marketing drives an artisanal business.
December 9, 2012 in Online Marketing
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