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3 Tech Companies That Started in Bend, Ore.

3 Tech Companies That Started in Bend, Ore.

Bend, Ore., is a up-and-coming location for young entrepreneurs, here are three companies that got their start in the city.
Thrillist's Ben Lerer on Success as a Young Trep

Thrillist's Ben Lerer on Success as a Young Trep

Despite his famous father, the Thrillist co-founder has managed to find massive success in business on his own. Here, we ask him about his victories -- and challenges.
How to Build Your Business by Working With the Competition

How to Build Your Business by Working With the Competition

One entrepreneur grew his niche business by collaborating with bigger companies that didn't consider him competition.

Thrillist's Ben Lerer on his Success as a Young Trep

Despite his famous father, the Thrillist co-founder has managed to find massive success in business on his own. Here, we ask him about his victories -- and challenges.
Life Is Good's Bert Jacobs on Optimism

Life Is Good's Bert Jacobs on Optimism

The co-founder of the popular lifestyle brand shares kitchen-table wisdom, why attitude matters, and the lesson learned from his biggest mistake with customers.
Mobi Munch Turns the Food-Truck Trend Into a Restaurant Necessity

Mobi Munch Turns the Food-Truck Trend Into a Restaurant Necessity

Mobi Munch aims to streamline the mobile food industry with a turnkey platform that standardizes every part of the operation.
How ADstruc Aims to Reinvent the Billboard Business

How ADstruc Aims to Reinvent the Billboard Business

The web-based exchange connects advertisers with billboard owners without the need for document swaps and epic location-scouting.
JetSuite Brings Efficiency and Speed to the Private-Jet Set

JetSuite Brings Efficiency and Speed to the Private-Jet Set

JetSuite's founder sees smaller planes as the solution to the "broken" $14 billion private-aviation industry.
Network Optix Takes Video Surveillance to the Next level

Network Optix Takes Video Surveillance to the Next level

The innovative platform brings streaming HD video to surveillance.
5 Startups to Watch

5 Startups to Watch

From Ashton Kutcher investing in Dwolla to Instagram's record-setting acquisition, 2012 is shaping up to be the year of the startup. Here are five to watch.
Pixelmags Takes a Unique Approach to Digitizing Magazines

Pixelmags Takes a Unique Approach to Digitizing Magazines

When Apple introduced its Newsstand feature last October, this startup was poised to provide much of the digital content magazine subscribers wanted.
How Gigmark Turned the Mundane Flash Drive into a $10 Million Business

How Gigmark Turned the Mundane Flash Drive into a $10 Million Business

Founders of this tech startup transformed the flash drive into an intelligent interactive marketing platform that produces real analytics.
Startup Helps Fend Off Car Repair Ripoffs

Startup Helps Fend Off Car Repair Ripoffs

BodyShopBids clears the confusion around disparate car-repair quotes
Startup Offers A New High-Tech Way to Pay on the Go

Startup Offers A New High-Tech Way to Pay on the Go

Vitaband gives exercisers a comfortable alternative to carrying cash or cards
How the Museum of Sex Turned a Nonprofit Snub into an Asset

How the Museum of Sex Turned a Nonprofit Snub into an Asset

The entrepreneur behind this unconventional attraction went all the way.
Celebrated Social Entrepreneur Luma Mufleh and Her 4 Guiding Principles

Celebrated Social Entrepreneur Luma Mufleh and Her 4 Guiding Principles

As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are Luma Mufleh's top tips for a life well lived.
Former Google CEO, Eric Schmidt and His Top 5 Tips for Excellence

Former Google CEO, Eric Schmidt and His Top 5 Tips for Excellence

As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are Eric Schmidt's top tips for young treps.
Salman Khan to Rice University Grads: 'Be a Source of Positivity'

Salman Khan to Rice University Grads: 'Be a Source of Positivity'

As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are three tips from the Khan Academy's Salman Khan.
Michael Bloomberg's 7 Steps to the Top

Michael Bloomberg's 7 Steps to the Top

As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are Mike Bloomberg's seven ways to the top.
Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. See if you can spot an inspiring tip or two.
How Limos.com Became a Multimillion-Dollar Business

How Limos.com Became a Multimillion-Dollar Business

T.J. Clark took the fragmented town-car industry for a spin and ended up riding high.
Chobani Yogurt's Success Starts Where a Giant Left Off

Chobani Yogurt's Success Starts Where a Giant Left Off

Chobani's founder Hamdi Ulukaya tells the story of his company's modest beginnings and current growing pains.
Mom's Startup Success Story:  'Open Table' Reservation Service for Babysitters

Mom's Startup Success Story: 'Open Table' Reservation Service for Babysitters

A social media answer for helping parents find reliable, trusted babysitters -- fast
Leaving Wall Street for Wine Country

Leaving Wall Street for Wine Country

Jamie Kutch chucked a lucrative job to pursue his dream, becoming one of California's most respected vintners. Here's how one entrepreneur changed careers in midstream.
Fresh Founders on Partnering, Branding and Bringing a Vision to Life

Fresh Founders on Partnering, Branding and Bringing a Vision to Life

In 'Trep Talk, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg share the personal journey of a global brand.

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