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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Features

Asset Management Entrepreneur: Peachtree Group’s Greg Friedman

In this episode, we speak with the CEO and Co-Founder of Peachtree Group, Greg Friedman. Peachtree Group is a vertically integrated investment management firm specializing in identifying and capitalizing on opportunities in dislocated markets, anchored by commercial real estate...

Markets & Trends

Tech Layoffs Ignite a Surge in Entrepreneurship

A record number of people are starting businesses, with the U.S. Census Bureau reporting 5.5 million new business applications in 2023, half a million more than in 2022. The trend continues into 2024, with 1.7 million applications filed from January to April...

Strategy

Managing the Risks of Generative AI: A Corporate Imperative

Around 70% of companies are investigating the integration of generative AI, according to a recent Gartner poll of 2,500 executives, and adoption rates are growing globally, as the Stanford AI Index Report highlights. Big IT businesses like Salesforce and Microsoft have integrated generative AI into their products and made their Large Language Models (LLMs) configurable...

Capital & Transactions

Capital One’s Ambitious Bid for Discover Faces Hurdles

The financial world was taken aback by Capital One's veteran CEO Richard Fairbank's bold $35 billion offer to purchase Discover, a competitor credit card company. This action demonstrates Fairbank's unwavering commitment to innovation and growth in the banking industry...

Health & Wellness

Big Pharma Invests Billions in Radiopharmaceutical Therapy, Sees Massive Market Opportunity

Big pharmaceutical companies are investing heavily in a promising new class of cancer treatments known as targeted radiopharmaceutical therapy (TRT), which some Wall Street analysts are calling a “massive opportunity.” TRT works by delivering radiation directly into tumors using a targeting molecule attached to a radioactive particle. According to RBC Capital Markets, this emerging field represents a $25 billion market opportunity...

Popular Articles

A 1000x Faster Database Solution: ClickHouse’s Aaron Katz

In this episode, we speak with Aaron Katz, Co-Founder and CEO of ClickHouse. ClickHouse is an open-source database management system which allows users to generate analytical reports using SQL queries in real-time. Its technology works 100-1000x faster than traditional database management systems, and processes hundreds of millions to over a billion rows and tens of gigabytes of data per server per second...

Becoming The Market Leader: GPRS’ Matt Aston

In this episode, we speak with Matt Aston, President and CEO of GPRS, who has built his company from an idea to over $160 million in annual revenue. GPRS or Ground Penetrating Radar Systems is the nation’s largest company specializing in the detection of underground utilities, video pipe inspection, and the scanning of concrete structures...
Premium

Dr. Trisha Bailey’s Rise from a Victim of Abuse to a Billionaire Philanthropist, “Unbroken”

In a remarkable tale of resilience and triumph, billionaire business magnate and philanthropist Dr. Trisha Bailey is set to tour New York, Atlanta, and Los Angeles this fall to share her motivational narrative, "Unbroken: The Triumphant Story of a Woman's Journey." Dr. Bailey, the ultimate overcomer, offers invaluable advice to budding entrepreneurs and abuse survivors alike: "Let your healing fuel your success."...

A Business Savant: Ardurra’s Ernesto Aguilar

In this episode, we speak with Ernesto Aguilar, the President and CEO of Ardurra, which is a multidisciplinary services firm, providing broad-based solutions that are tailored to the specific needs of the public and private sector. The company is backed by Littlejohn & Co, a middle market private equity firm...

Tech Entrepreneur Polymath: Figment’s Lorien Gabel

In this episode, we speak with Lorien Gabel, Co-founder and CEO of Figment, the leading provider of blockchain infrastructure. The company has raised over $150 million and is backed by Thoma Bravo, B Capital, Two Sigma, and other notable investors...

The Top 50 Entrepreneurs of 2022

Great Entrepreneurs is pleased to announce The Top 50 Entrepreneurs of 2022. These are the daring individuals with bold visions who are transforming the...

The Top 25 Franchise Founders of 2022

Great Entrepreneurs is pleased to announce The Top 25 Franchise Founders of 2022. This year’s awardees have all achieved tremendous success founding businesses that grew into national and often global franchises. Although they come from a wide variety of industries, from restaurants to real estate to fitness...