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A Beer Veteran Tries His Hand at Cider

A Beer Veteran Tries His Hand at Cider

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Brewmaster Gregory Hall brings 'advanced' cider to the U.S.
September 29, 2012 in Profiles
How a Bad Roommate Sparked a Dorm-Room Startup

How a Bad Roommate Sparked a Dorm-Room Startup

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RoommateFit, an online matching software modeled after online dating sites, grew out of Justin Mares' bad roommate experience his freshman year.
September 23, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Spotlight: Justin's Nut Butter's Justin Gold, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

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

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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.
September 15, 2012 in Profiles
Spotlight: Acucela's Ryo Kubota, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

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

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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.
September 14, 2012 in Profiles
Spotlight: Sentek Global's Eric Basu, Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalist

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

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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.
September 13, 2012 in Profiles

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

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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.
September 12, 2012 in Profiles
Two Medical Pros Change Course With an Urgent-Care Franchise

Two Medical Pros Change Course With an Urgent-Care Franchise

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A doctor and nurse team up to open the first Doctors Express urgent-care franchise in Florida.
September 7, 2012 in Franchises
Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists

Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists

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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.
September 6, 2012 in Profiles
Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur

Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur

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Weather buff Martin Lisius founded Tempest Tours after years of chasing storms himself.
September 3, 2012 in Success Stories
How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove

How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove

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BioLite CampStove could be a force in reducing air pollution and deforestation all while charging your cellphone and toasting s'mores.
August 26, 2012 in Technology
How ADstruc Aims to Reinvent the Billboard Business

How ADstruc Aims to Reinvent the Billboard Business

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The web-based exchange connects advertisers with billboard owners without the need for document swaps and epic location-scouting.
July 25, 2012 in Profiles
From Starving Artist to Young Entrepreneur: Conor McCreedy on Making Creativity Pay

From Starving Artist to Young Entrepreneur: Conor McCreedy on Making Creativity Pay

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From artists to chefs to designers, making money is still considered taboo. But when you want to make it big in fashionable industries, being able to earn a buck is often key.
July 24, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Success in a Flash: How One Young Trep Turned DIY into ROI

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How Flash Pals is gaining traction with its fuzzy animal-themed storage devices.
July 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Pixelmags Takes a Unique Approach to Digitizing Magazines

Pixelmags Takes a Unique Approach to Digitizing Magazines

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When Apple introduced its Newsstand feature last October, this startup was poised to provide much of the digital content magazine subscribers wanted.
July 11, 2012 in Success Stories
Food Trucks Need Love, Too

Food Trucks Need Love, Too

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When one young entrepreneur witnessed a line forming at her favorite food truck in New York City, she also saw a business opportunity.
June 26, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Teen Inventor Asks the Question 'Wouldn't It Be Cool If...'

Teen Inventor Asks the Question 'Wouldn't It Be Cool If...'

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Sixteen-year-old contest winner Greyson McCluskey gets the rare opportunity to work with a team of innovation pros to help him turn his big idea into a reality.
June 25, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Are Young Treps Nurtured or Born?

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Palo Alto Software founder Tim Berry talks about his family of entrepreneurs and asks the question: Can young entrepreneurs be cultivated?
June 17, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Will Allen's 'Good Food Revolution'

Will Allen's 'Good Food Revolution'

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His new autobiography chronicles Allen's unexpected journey from professional basketball player to urban farming pioneer.
May 26, 2012 in Profiles
Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

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The microblogging-site founder dishes about the evolution of Tumblr and why he loves the Big Apple.
May 17, 2012 in Profiles
Video: Skillshare and Changing the Way We LearnPlay Video

Skillshare and Changing the Way We Learn (Video)

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Learning doesn't have to end at graduation. Here's how Malcolm Ong and Michael Karnjanaprakorn built a business that aims to put learning first.
May 15, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Art Entrepreneur Wins $100,000 Pittsburgh Prize

Art Entrepreneur Wins $100,000 Pittsburgh Prize

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Artist Tess Lojacono talks about winning the "Experienced Dreamers" contest designed to lure middle-aged entrepreneurs to Pittsburgh.
May 13, 2012 in Profiles
Reinvention 101: 5 Lessons From Robert Downey, Jr.

Reinvention 101: 5 Lessons From Robert Downey, Jr.

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The 'Avengers' star is a great case study for anyone launching a new venture or attempting a midlife comeback.
May 12, 2012 in Profiles
At Grubwithus You Never Have to Dine Alone

At Grubwithus You Never Have to Dine Alone

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Former college buddies find fast-track growth with a business that makes meals more social.
January 25, 2012 in Profiles
How Badgeville Is Gamifying the Internet

How Badgeville Is Gamifying the Internet

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A look at the growth spurt of this tech startup, plus the founders' advice on how you can stay ahead of the curve, too.
January 20, 2012 in Profiles
Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students

Fast-Growing Chegg Aims for High Marks with Students

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From homework help to the inside scoop on professors, we examine how this textbook entrepreneur is staying ahead of the curve in the education market.
January 18, 2012 in Profiles

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