Posts Tagged ‘young entrepreneur’

TEN9EIGHT: Opening this Friday in Chicago

Monday, November 9th, 2009

ten9eightposterTEN9EIGHT, an inspiring documentary that follows several young entrepreneurs (a few are graduates of Kaizen interviewee Steve Mariotti’s NFTE program), opens in several major U.S. cities this Friday, November 13th.

Quoted from the New York Times article about the film: “I hope millions of kids see it,” said Steve Mariotti. For some youngster out there, he said. “it will be life-changing.”

See the TEN9EIGHT website for more information, including clips and showtimes. Watch the trailer below.

Ten reasons to be a college entrepreneur

Friday, March 20th, 2009 lists the advantages of being a college entrepreneur.

Who are America’s top young entrepreneurs?

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Inc. Magazine’s annual “Top 30 under 30” list has the answer. Among the honored are the creators of WordPress and, a 12-year old running a natural hair products business, and an online customized wine service.

If the pants don’t fit

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Entrepreneur Magazine tells the story of two young college friends who turned their frustration over finding pants that actually fit into a business. Key quote: “We really are trying to innovate for the sake of solving a problem we see in the world much more so than for the sake of creating a company that’s worth a lot of money.”