Profiles

Papernomad Makes Biodegradable Sleeves for Mobile Devices
Business Ideas

Papernomad Makes Biodegradable Sleeves for Mobile Devices

A low-tech material protects high-tech products and reduces waste.
Smile Squared Donates Toothbrushes to Children in Need
Profiles

Smile Squared Donates Toothbrushes to Children in Need

A buy-one-give-one program brightens the smiles of kids in living in poverty around the world.
Shark Tank's Daymond John on Thinking Big
The 'Treps

Shark Tank's Daymond John on Thinking Big

The investor, reality show star and entrepreneur shares insight on making decisions, pitching investors and what drives his success.
Online Pioneer Steve Case on the Future of Entrepreneurship
Profiles

Online Pioneer Steve Case on the Future of Entrepreneurship

Steve Case emerged from the most maligned merger in American business history to become one of the nation's leading proponents of entrepreneurship.
Grow Your Business

How Two College Buddies Transformed CustomMade.com

A site once reserved for woodworkers to advertise their services is today helping young-entrepreneur makers quit their jobs -- and still earn a living.
How a Pint-Size Entrepreneur Solved a Sticky Toy Dilemma
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Pint-Size Entrepreneur Solved a Sticky Toy Dilemma

When he was just 9 years old, Greyson Maclean discovered the key to his Lego frustrations on a pair of sunglasses.
A Beer Veteran Tries His Hand at Cider
Profiles

A Beer Veteran Tries His Hand at Cider

Brewmaster Gregory Hall brings 'advanced' cider to the U.S.
How Pre-Teen Entrepreneurs Cut Their Teeth in Book Publishing
Profiles

How Pre-Teen Entrepreneurs Cut Their Teeth in Book Publishing

From illustrated fantasy to business reality, see how these young treps learned stiff business lessons, care of their children's-book author dad.
Why Giant VCs Are Putting Trust -- and $1 Million -- into Cory Levy's One
Profiles

Why Giant VCs Are Putting Trust -- and $1 Million -- into Cory Levy's One

This social-discovery app co-founder may only be 20 years old, but he has the venture backing of someone twice his age. Here, we ask him to expand on his top entrepreneurial challenges and key drivers.
How a Bad Roommate Sparked a Dorm-Room Startup
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Bad Roommate Sparked a Dorm-Room Startup

RoommateFit, an online matching software modeled after online dating sites, grew out of Justin Mares' bad roommate experience his freshman year.
Spotlight: Justin's Nut Butter's Justin Gold, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist
Profiles

Spotlight: Justin's Nut Butter's Justin Gold, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

Justin Gold founded his organic nut butter company after his roommates couldn't stop eating his homemade creations. His commitment to healthy foods makes him a finalist for Entrepreneur of 2012.
Spotlight: Acucela's Ryo Kubota, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist
Profiles

Spotlight: Acucela's Ryo Kubota, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

Ryo Kubora performed nearly a thousand eye surgeries and discovered the gene that causes glaucoma, before starting his biotech company, Acucela. His innovation in the field of eye diseases makes him a finalist for Entrepreneur of 2012.
Spotlight: Sentek Global's Eric Basu, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist
Profiles

Spotlight: Sentek Global's Eric Basu, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

Former Navy Seal Eric Basu founded his cybersecurity company Sentek Global in 2001 while working from his living room. His determination makes him a finalist for Entrepreneur of 2012.
Spotlight: Adafruit Industries' Limor Fried, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist
Profiles

Spotlight: Adafruit Industries' Limor Fried, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

Limor Fried created her open-source hardware and electronics company, Adafruit Industries, in her MIT dorm room. The story of how she grew her business makes her a finalist for Entrepreneur of 2012.
Profiles

Rock The Post's Tanya Privé on the Future of Crowdfunding

This start-up crowdfunding site isn't just up against giants like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, it also has the JOBS Act to contend with. Here, the founder dishes on the site's progress and overcoming obstacles.
Spotlight: Fair Trade USA's Paul Rice, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist
Profiles

Spotlight: Fair Trade USA's Paul Rice, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

Paul Rice's Fair Trade USA has helped improve the lives of agricultural workers worldwide. His inspirational story makes him a finalist for Entrepreneur of 2012.
Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone
Profiles

Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone

The social fundraising site powers money raising efforts for everything from charities to joint vacation rentals.
Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere
Profiles

Website Makes Boutique Fashions Available Anywhere

Shoptiques brings cutting-edge creations from brick-and-mortar boutiques online.
Two Medical Pros Change Course With an Urgent-Care Franchise
Franchises

Two Medical Pros Change Course With an Urgent-Care Franchise

A doctor and nurse team up to open the first Doctors Express urgent-care franchise in Florida.
Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists
Profiles

Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists

Each year, Entrepreneur looks to spotlight a young entrepreneur in its annual College Entrepreneur contest. Meet the finalists in the running for College Entrepreneur of 2012 and vote for your favorite to win.
Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur
Success Stories

Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur

Weather buff Martin Lisius founded Tempest Tours after years of chasing storms himself.
10 Inspirational Quotes From Top Entrepreneurial Leaders
Profiles

10 Inspirational Quotes From Top Entrepreneurial Leaders

For those plugging away on their startups on days when everyone else has off, here are a few choice words of wisdom to keep you going strong.
Young Entrepreneur Creates a Multimedia Music App
Profiles

Young Entrepreneur Creates a Multimedia Music App

Part music magazine, part discovery engine, the free iPad app Groovebug pairs downloaded music with photos, videos, and reviews.
How an Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months
Profiles

How an Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months

See how these young treps turned a winning Kickstarter campaign into a thriving business in just a few months.
How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove
Technology

How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove

BioLite CampStove could be a force in reducing air pollution and deforestation all while charging your cellphone and toasting s'mores.
Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche
Profiles

Finding Business Success in a Farm-Inspired Food Niche

How Green B.E.A.N. Delivery grew its membership-based organic farm and food-delivery business.
Prev 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next
Ads by Google
Most Shared Stories

Connect with Entrepreneur

Ads by Google