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Women in Business: Patrice Rice, Founder and CEO of Patrice & Associates

Patrice Rice has an entrepreneurial background with a history of building successful businesses. Her hospitality career began in the hotel industry where she was the Sales Manager for the Holiday Inn and the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Lord Baltimore Hotel in the Baltimore Inner Harbor. Show More Summary

Madame Brussels: Interview with the Fabulous Miss Pearls

At the top of Bourke Street, Madame Brussels is a delightful rooftop bar, named after one of the most salacious characters in Melbourne's history. In the 1880s and 1890s, Madame Brussels was an audacious and entrepreneurial woman who owned several infamous brothels in the city. Show More Summary

Today in Entrepreneurial History: October 23

2 On this day in 1958, the Smurfs, a fictional race of blue dwarves, later popularized in a Hanna-Barbera animated cartoon series), appear for the first time in the story “The Flute with Six Holes.”

Today in Entrepreneurial History: July 31

1790 – The very first US patent is issued: to inventor Samuel Hopkins for a potash process. 1865 – The first narrow gauge mainline railway in the world opens at Grandchester, Queensland, Australia. 1931 – New York, New York experimental television station W2XAB (now known as WCBS) begins broadcasts.

Edward Norton’s mission to help you raise money for a good cause

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Edward Norton is a Hollywood A-lister with memorable roles in "Primal Fear," "Fight Club" and "American History X." He's also a passionate philanthropist with an entrepreneurial spirit. After running the New York City Marathon for charity...Show More Summary

Edward Norton’s mission to help you raise money for a good cause

Edward Norton is a Hollywood A-lister with memorable roles in "Primal Fear," "Fight Club" and "American History X." He's also a passionate philanthropist with an entrepreneurial spirit. After running the New York City Marathon for charity...Show More Summary

Massachusetts Sets Itself Apart As Global Clean Energy Hub

Massachusetts, a state filled with top-tier universities, is known for its entrepreneurial vision, history of innovation and spawning scientific advances. The technological gains have spread to the clean energy sector and helped expand the industry. read more

A Love Story That Spawned A Hardware Revolution In The Kitchen

Neither of them had any entrepreneurial history before they met. Abe Fetterman was a plasma physics Ph.D at Princeton and Lisa Qiu had worked in hospitality at Jean-Georges and Mario Batali before entering the magazine world. But while watching Top Chef episodes during their first week of dating, they clicked. Show More Summary

Today in Entrepreneurial History: October 23

On this day in 1958, the Smurfs, a fictional race of blue dwarves, later popularized in a Hanna-Barbera animated cartoon series), appear for the?

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Todd Branchflower was one my Lean LaunchPad students entrepreneurial enough to convince the Air Force send him to Stanford to get his graduate engineering degree. After watching my Secret History of Silicon Valley talk, he became fascinated by how serendipity created both weapon systems and entrepreneurship in World War II – and brought us federal [...]

Today in Entrepreneurial History: March 25

On this day, Tom Monaghan, the founder of Dominos Pizza was born. For more on the the founder of Domino’s Pizza, read Pizza Tiger.?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: March 4

On this day in 1792, Samuel Slocum, the American inventor of the stapler, was born. The idea began in 1835, when Slocum invented a?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: February 26

1909 – Kinemacolor, the first successful color motion picture process, is first shown to the general public at the Palace Theatre in London. 1917?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: February 19

On this day in 1878, Thomas Edison patented the phonograph. The phonograph was invented in 1877 by Thomas Edison. While other inventors had produced?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: February 12

On this day in 1791, Peter Cooper, the American Industrialist, inventor and philanthropist was born. Cooper designed and built the first steam locomotive in?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: February 11

1752 – Pennsylvania Hospital, the first hospital in the United States, is opened by Benjamin Franklin. 1808 – Jesse Fell burns anthracite on an?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: January 23

1849 – Elizabeth Blackwell is awarded her M.D. by the Geneva Medical College of Geneva, New York, becoming the United States’ first female doctor.?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: January 22

1889 – Columbia Phonograph is formed in Washington, D.C. 1947 – KTLA, the first commercial television station west of the Mississippi River, begins operation?

Today in Entrepreneurial History: January 15

On this day in 1901, Frank Zamboni, the American inventor was born. Zamboni was born in 1901 in Eureka, Utah to Italian immigrants. His?

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