Category Archives: Business News

James Dondero: Visionary Leader and a Great Philanthropist

James Dondero is the co-founder and the president of Highland Capital Management, L.P, which is based in Dallas Texas. James has been with the company since 1993 and his experience in the field spins for over 30 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree (B.S) commerce, Accounting and finance option from University of Virginia.…

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Mike Baur, the Startup Accelerator

About Mike Baur Mike Baur is the co-founder and Managing Partner at Swiss Startup Factory (SSUF). He was a former banker at Clariden and Sallfort. He founded SSUF with an aim of supporting young entrepreneurs wishing to invest in the digital technology industry. He has about 20 years of experience in Swiss banking industry. He…

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Dick DeVos: Life & Business

Dick DeVos is currently getting into the liquor business. His Grand Rapids-based holding company, Windquest Group, has begun the process of purchasing Coppercraft Distillery. While Windquest hasn’t confirmed its ownership of the entity, it is the primary party to accept mail and documents on behalf of the entity. On January 20, the LLC approved the…

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10 new buildings planned for New York

New York City is home to some of the country’s most famous and iconic buildings. The landscape of the Big Apple is constantly changing and the pace doesn’t show any signs of waning. In fact, ten brand new projects were approved this month, all of which exceed 100,000 square feet of new development. One Vanderbilt…

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Makeup Evolution

The cosmetic industry is an ever changing business that is constantly feeding innovative makeup products to the masses a means to enhance natural beauty. The interesting thing about makeup products is that it seems as though consumers aren’t willing to purchase any items that are subpar: everyone wants the best of the best. This could,…

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Susan McGalla- American Businesswoman and Executive Consultant

Susan McGalla has held prestigious titles like the president of American Eagle Outfitters and chief executive officer of Wet Seal Inc. She currently heads the boards of HFF Inc., Magee- Women’s Hospital. The years 1986 to 1994 saw Susan McGalla on crunchbase began her career holding various marketing and managerial positions. Her breakthrough came at…

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