Venturing with John Doerr

John, who? Well, yes, not many people knows billionaire John Doerr, one of Silicon Valley’s most revered Venture Capitalist specially from 2005 to 2009 when he was either ranked number 1 or 2 on the Midas List. So, here… Since being a cornerstone of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, he’s backed up some of the…

Peter Thiel, Investor | Tech Entrepreneur

If there’s what you could call a revolutionary investor then Peter Thiel fits the bill. Thiel, a German-American entrepreneur, made his mark co-founding PayPal with Max Levchin while serving as its CEO as well. Apart from his many ventures, he also came to be the first outside investor in Facebook. And as of March 2012,…

The Rise of the First 4-Stars

Merry Christmas! It’s that time of the year when blessings and sharings abound, and… as well as having new beginnings. This now brings us to our topic for this issue – the rise of not just one but four stars; that is Haiti’s first 4-star hotel which is now underway. As we know, Haiti was…

Investment. Growth. Citizenship.

Amid the economic turmoil in most parts of the world, there have been obvious though various measures taken by governments to revitalize their economy; from policies to interest rates to inflation control to investments. Still, its “fruits” would depend on how it’s implemented. Recently in Bulgaria, their government came up with an innovative way of…

Moves Set the Grooves

There are various levels of cause and effect, this is why some has immediate effects while others take a while before bearing results.  In all these, it simply shows what a Leader stands for and how capable one is. And so, let’s take a look at some of the earlier moves of Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer.…