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Bryan Walsh Talks Climate Change Threats, Latest Book

Climate change. Nuclear war. Asteroid Collision. Supervolcanoes.  For TIME Magazine’s former Senior Writer, Bryan Walsh, these are among the...

Congruent Ventures Backs Ideas Promising Sustainability Without Compromise

From demolition debris recycling to imitation chicken, Congruent Ventures has taken a markedly different approach to investing than many of its social...

Unshackled Ventures Aims to Solve the Unique Challenges of the Immigrant...

From founding groundbreaking companies to fueling the workforce and reinvigorating neighborhoods, immigrants have shaped the U.S. economy since it began. While coming...

Liesel Pritzker Simmons Pours Heart, Hyatt Fortune into African Social Projects

First, it must be said, it’s good to start any endeavor with a lot of money.  Liesel Pritzker Simmons...

Frank Barbieri: “Ad buyers in general are dying to buy something...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. When Sizmek filed Chapter 11 in late...

Tastytrade’s Tom Sosnoff: “We’ve chosen the non-traditional marketing direction: the good...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Tom Sosnoff, Founder and Co-CEO of the online financial network tastytrade, says...

Christian Bailey: “I realized there wasn’t someone connecting the solutions that...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in America, with...

WEF’s Harrison Wolf: “The benefits that drones present to society are...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Drones are democratizing access to airspace and...

Shelley Goldberg: “Lithium on its own is really nothing. It’s what...

Strategic Investors: Profiles of investors with strategies to consider. At the heart of optimistic investment strategies in renewables and clean energy infrastructure is a basic...

Rockwell Shah on Calm: “If they execute well, it’s…massively undervalued.”

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Humans rely on apps for everything. But...

Michael Halen: “The [restaurant] industry is very far behind…when it comes...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. For years, the US restaurant industry -...

Philip Balboni: “There will never be advertising on DailyChatter. People hate...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. As business models for news continue to evolve, the pursuit of...

Stephen Kisker: “Renewable energy almost sells itself.”

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Investing in renewable power sources is one...

Charlie Kim: “Technologies are not looking at healthcare as a whole...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Hands up if, in 2016, you’d just bought new headphones to...

Ralph Greene: Why the AAF Could Become the “Spring NFL”

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Just weeks after kicking off its inaugural...

Michael Shaoul: “[Tech giants] are starting to get so large that...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Two large Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs), Saudi...

Group K Diagnostics: “The most usable diagnostic will likely win out.”

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Just two drops of blood is all...

Make.TV’s Tricia Iboshi: “We’re the bridge that allows them to bring...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Make.TV is seeking to do to the...

Alex Bojer: “I think technology definitely is an enabler these days.”

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Working in the storied Swiss insurance space, Anivo...

Frank Barbieri: “The future of customer service is one AI negotiating...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. Frank Barbieri, an investor and co-founder of...

CEO Brooks Tingle: “Respect for our clients’ privacy…has been paramount at...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Brooks Tingle, president and chief executive officer of John Hancock Insurance,...

Simon Kelly: “The only way you can reach consumers…is not to...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Having a good story — getting messaging right, in the jargon...

Ekta and Sanjit Singh Dang: “For most corporations it is not...

Strategic Investors: Profiles of investors with strategies to consider. Sanjit Singh Dang and Ekta Dang, the founders of Santa Clara-based U First Capital, bring innovative technology...

Juliana Garaizar: “There’s going to be a real return on investment...

Strategic Investors: Profiles of investors with strategies to consider. Juliana Garaizar manages the $25 million Texas Medical Center (TMC) Venture Fund, which provides early stage funding...

OakNorth’s Valentina Kristensen: “We’re not coming to the United States to...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. U.K.-based digital bank OakNorth Holdings Ltd. received a total of $440 million last...

Beto Altamirano: “What can the government do now to build smart...

Sound Businesses: Profiles of companies and business models we are keeping an eye on. Flying cars and dog-walking robots were all part of a futuristic...

David Garrity: “I will pay far more attention to what Jamie...

Perspectives: Opinions from our network of advisors, investors, operators and analysts on the risks and opportunities they see. David Garrity, a co-founder of blockchain consulting...
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