Kim Lachance Shandrow

Kim Lachance Shandrow

West Coast editor. Frequently covers celebrities, future tech, social media, startups, gadgets and apps.

Kim Lachance Shandrow is the West Coast editor at Entrepreneur.com. Previously, she was a commerce columnist at Los Angeles CityBeat, a news producer at MSNBC and KNBC in Los Angeles and a frequent contributor to the Los Angeles Times. She has also written for Government Technology magazine, LA Yoga magazine, the Lowell Sun newspaper, HealthCentral.com, PsychCentral.com and the former U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. C. Everett Coop. Email her at kshandrow@entrepreneur.com and follow her on Twitter at @Lashandrow. You can also follow her on Facebook here

This Is What Being Asleep at the Wheel of a Tesla Model S Looks Like … We Think
Tesla

This Is What Being Asleep at the Wheel of a Tesla Model S Looks Like … We Think

The snoozy GIF says it all -- or does it?
Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'
Celebrities

Hip-Hop Icon Timbaland to Entrepreneurs: 'Follow You, Believe in You and Don't Let Hard Times Harden You'

We literally felt the power of the Grammy-winning rapper-producer''s latest project and picked his brain for business tips between organ-jiggling vibrations.
This Craft Brewery Invented a Brilliant Edible 6-Pack Holder That Helps Sea Life
Marketing Bootcamp

This Craft Brewery Invented a Brilliant Edible 6-Pack Holder That Helps Sea Life

Embracing social entrepreneurship with an eco twist, SaltWater Brewery uses beer-brewing byproducts to create biodegradable rings that nourish -- not maim and kill -- marine life. We'll drink to that.
The Kinky Ménage à Trois Startup That Tinder Wants to Kill (and How It's Fighting Back)
Dating

The Kinky Ménage à Trois Startup That Tinder Wants to Kill (and How It's Fighting Back)

3nder, the 'Tinder for threesomes,' scored some free media coverage with its campaign to get users to ship stinky socks to Tinder.
7 Salty Business Secrets From Celebrity Entrepreneur and Tequila Titan Rande Gerber
Starting a Business

7 Salty Business Secrets From Celebrity Entrepreneur and Tequila Titan Rande Gerber

George Clooney's longtime best friend and business partner shares his top tips for entrepreneurs, from hiring to keeping it real.
When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'
Venture Capital

When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'

FocusMotion co-founder and CEO Cavan Canavan says there's a lot more to wooing potential investors than simply showing them the goods. You must also take this critical step.
The 5 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer
Books

The 5 Books Bill Gates Wants You to Read This Summer

The billionaire Microsoft co-founder says these cerebral reads kept him awake at night, but 'in a good way.'
How the Loss of a Child Sparked This Former Tech Exec to Start His Own Business
Health

How the Loss of a Child Sparked This Former Tech Exec to Start His Own Business

Phil Martie founded Nicolette in his daughter's memory to give parents of babies hospitalized in NICUs an empowered voice in their children's medical care, something he and his wife didn't feel they had when they needed it most. But will hospitals welcome his solution?
This Tech Startup Isn't Based in Silicon Valley. Here's Why That's an Advantage.
Startups

This Tech Startup Isn't Based in Silicon Valley. Here's Why That's an Advantage.

Vntana co-founder and CEO Ashley Crowder says it's great to be a new technology company in Greater L.A.
Hire Team Members Who Are 'Willing to Turn Your Dreams Into a Reality'
Hiring

Hire Team Members Who Are 'Willing to Turn Your Dreams Into a Reality'

The founder of Soothe, an on-demand massage app that delivers relaxation, shares his formula for choosing the right talent.
I Tried Google Goals for a Week. The Result: I Meditated, Hydrated and Hibernated More Than I Ever Have Before.
Setting Goals

I Tried Google Goals for a Week. The Result: I Meditated, Hydrated and Hibernated More Than I Ever Have Before.

For once, I put myself first. Well, at least when I didn't totally blow off nagging alarm reminders. My kids and husband reaped the rewards. And, most importantly, so did I.
Signing Her Grandmother's Do Not Resuscitate Order Led This Entrepreneur to Found a Health Tech Startup
Entrepreneurs

Signing Her Grandmother's Do Not Resuscitate Order Led This Entrepreneur to Found a Health Tech Startup

Kelli Thomas-Drake created an app that places critical medical data into patients' hands and aims to put the heart back into healthcare advocacy.
Robert Herjavec: 'If You're Worried About Burning Out, Don't Start a Business'
Starting a Business

Robert Herjavec: 'If You're Worried About Burning Out, Don't Start a Business'

The 'Shark Tank' star reflects on the intensity of starting up and shares the three things entrepreneurs must know when launching their first business.
We Got Buzzed Up With These Caffeinated Gummy Cubes. Here's What We Thought.
Coffee

We Got Buzzed Up With These Caffeinated Gummy Cubes. Here's What We Thought.

Go Cubes are soft, square gummies made with condensed cold-brewed coffee. But are they as tasty and potent as the fresh stuff?
7 Free Events and Webinars Entrepreneurs Can Take Advantage of During National Small Business Week
Marketing Bootcamp

7 Free Events and Webinars Entrepreneurs Can Take Advantage of During National Small Business Week

Here's how you can get involved in the Small Business Administration's week-long celebration of the American entrepreneur.