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How One Company's Light Bulb Moment Improved Skateboard Safety
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News and Articles About Skateboarding
Beanies, Tees and Steez: How Shaun Neff Built a $100 Million Business Out of His Backpack
The headwear entrepreneur, whose eponymous line of SoCal-leaning merchandise is one of the hottest lifestyle brands on the youth market, has always been something of a natural born hustler.
How Serial Entrepreneur and Racecar Driver Ken Block Found Success Both On and Off the Track
DC Shoes founder Ken Block grew his latest apparel company 50 percent in the last year, all while continuing to compete as a motor racing driver.
How Tony Hawk Skated Past Rookie Business Mistakes on His Ride to Success
The legendary skateboarder describes his early entrepreneurial wipeouts and the hard lessons he learned from them.
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3 Reasons Skateboarders Make Great Entrepreneurs
The stomping grounds for this rebellious pastime are breeding a new generation of business founders.
Skateboarding World Champion Pierre Andre on Building the Etnies Empire
The mind behind game-changing skating shoe designs shares the yearlong journey that took him from living on the streets of Venice Beach to the premiere stages of freestyle.
Tony Hawk on Making a Twitter Treasure Hunt Go Global -- and Viral
The skateboard icon and entrepreneur shares how one skateboard giveaway led to a global social media event.
QA: Tony Hawk on Taking His Business to the Next Level
Skateboard icon Tony Hawk carves out some time to talk Twitter,
and his new business book.
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