Profiles

How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future
Technology

How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future

A look at three new companies that are pushing their ways to the forefront of 3-D printing.
John Patrick Pullen
10 Amusing Twitter Reactions to 'Jobs' So Far
Entrepreneurs

10 Amusing Twitter Reactions to 'Jobs' So Far

Reaction to the Steve Jobs biopic has been decidedly mixed, with most critics panning the film. Here's what Twitter users had to say on the day of the 'Jobs' premiere.
Brian Patrick Eha
How This Car-Sharing Company Is Growing Up, Fast
Starting a Business

How This Car-Sharing Company Is Growing Up, Fast

In the sharing economy, customers are your sellers, buyers and inventory. While efficient, the model may attract unwanted questions from regulators, as many startups are beginning to learn firsthand.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
The Flip-Flops That Help Pay Medical Bills
Entrepreneurs

The Flip-Flops That Help Pay Medical Bills

Hari Mari donates $3 from each pair of flip-flops they sell to hospital units that accept uninsured patients.
Margaret Littman
Hot or Not: Social Polling Startups Take the Temperature of the Masses
Entrepreneurs

Hot or Not: Social Polling Startups Take the Temperature of the Masses

Although traditional scientific polling isn't going anywhere, a new method of gauging consumer sentiment has arrived.
Brian Patrick Eha
Help Select Our College Entrepreneur of 2013
Entrepreneurs

Help Select Our College Entrepreneur of 2013

Get to know the five young finalists for our College Entrepreneur of 2013 contest and vote for your favorite.
Kathleen Davis
Who Will Win Our Emerging Entrepreneur of 2013 Contest? Help Decide
Entrepreneurs

Who Will Win Our Emerging Entrepreneur of 2013 Contest? Help Decide

Get to know the five finalists for our Emerging Entrepreneur of 2013 award competition and cast your vote now.
Kathleen Davis
Vote Now for Your Pick for Entrepreneur of 2013
Entrepreneurs

Vote Now for Your Pick for Entrepreneur of 2013

Get to know the five finalists for Entrepreneur's annual contest and help us choose this year's winner.
Kathleen Davis
'Jobs' Director on Capturing the Complicated Life of Steve Jobs
Entrepreneurs

'Jobs' Director on Capturing the Complicated Life of Steve Jobs

Joshua Michael Stern discusses the challenges of portraying the late tech innovator in the new biopic starring Ashton Kutcher.
Jenna Goudreau
Overcoming Your Kryptonite and Making the Leap into Entrepreneurship
Growth Strategies

Overcoming Your Kryptonite and Making the Leap into Entrepreneurship

When it comes to starting up, our insecurities can become our own worst enemy. Here's how one young entrepreneur overcame his inner demons.
Sarah Green
If I Knew Then: CEO of Kid-App Maker Toca Boca on Finding Intrapreneurial Success
Starting a Business

If I Knew Then: CEO of Kid-App Maker Toca Boca on Finding Intrapreneurial Success

Bjorn Jeffery delves into why serendipity led to his success in innovation.
Lyneka Little
Video-Game Designer Ben Ruiz on Doing What You Love
Starting a Business

Video-Game Designer Ben Ruiz on Doing What You Love

In this episode of Meet the Mentors, Adam Toren chats with Team Colorblind co-founder Ben Ruiz, who opens up about what helped him launch and advice he'd like to share with fellow entrepreneurs.
Adam Toren
Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite
Starting a Business

Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite

FieldCandy tents have offbeat graphics such as a block of cheese, leopard print and bubble wrap.
Michelle Juergen
How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company
Starting a Business

How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company

When their border collie had trouble seeing during a game of fetch, Roni and Ken Di Lullo invented Doggles, tinted sport goggles for dogs.
Jodi Helmer