1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content


Entrepreneur Stories

  • Sheila Lirio Marcelo

    Sheila Lirio Marcelo

    http://www.care.com

    Making It Personal. Sheila Lirio Marcelo believes in the social power of technology. With the founding of Care.com, she helped build a model of care that, today, helps millions of people with their caregiving needs.

    Read full story ›

  • Kevin Ryan

    Kevin Ryan

    http://www.gilt.com

    Talent First. The most critical factor contributing to Gilt Groupe’s early success was the strength and varied expertise of its founding team.

    Read full story ›

  • Dharmesh Shah and Brian Halligan

    Dharmesh Shah and Brian Halligan

    http://www.hubspot.com

    Throwing Out the Playbook. Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah knew the traditional marketing playbook was broken. So they figured out a way to disrupt an entire industry, introducing Inbound Marketing.

    Read full story ›

  • Matthew and Brian Monahan

    Matthew and Brian Monahan

    http://www.inflection.com/

    New World of Records. The Monahan brothers dreamed of one day running a company with the ability to impact millions. Now the Monahans are on course to fundamentally change the way we access information and protect our personal records.

    Read full story ›

  • Richard Harris, Damon Tassone, and Josh Feuerstein

    Richard Harris, Damon Tassone, and Josh Feuerstein

    www.intentmedia.com

    Unscripted Intent. Richard Harris, Damon Tassone, and Josh Feuerstein are proving that building a company with the potential to unlock half the value of ecommerce on the planet doesn’t have to kill you. In fact, it can be a lot of fun.

    Read full story ›

  • Marc Fleury

    Marc Fleury

    http://www.jboss.com

    Giving Away the Store. How JBoss helped pioneer a new business model based on a radical idea: paying the best developers and giving away the product for free.

    Read full story ›

  • Adam Goldenberg and Don Ressler

    Adam Goldenberg and Don Ressler

    http://www.justfab.com/

    Developing Passion for Fashion. Adam Goldenberg and Don Ressler are probably not the first guys one would think of to launch a fashion company. But, with the introduction of JustFab, these co-CEOs set out to reshape fashion e-commerce.

    Read full story ›

  • Jit Saxena

    Jit Saxena

    http://www.netezza.com

    Shifting Positions. How a first-time CEO managed two successful companies through a series of dramatic changes.

    Read full story ›

  • Ash Dahod

    Ash Dahod

    http://www.starentnetworks.com

    Master of the American Dream. Many American immigrants hold the dream of working hard and someday starting a business. Ashraf Dahod has done so not once, but five times.

    Read full story ›

  • Mikkel Svane

    Mikkel Svane

    http://www.zendesk.com

    Building Something Beautiful. Mikkel Svane and his two cofounders set out not only to redefine and humanize customer service, but also to make something beautiful.

    Read full story ›