An artist's passion for music leads him to create a platform where budding artists can propose their project ideas to the world so they can find resources and support to kickstart their project
At 12, Dell was already harnessing his entrepreneurial spirit by washing dishes at a restaurant to save money for his stamp collection. He would later go on to revolutionize personal computing at just 19 years old.
Neither knew if the company would work, but they believed it had potential and dedicated themselves to bringing a completely new way to get movies into customers’ houses.
Dropping out of school in 1967 at the age of 16, Branson made his first foray into the business world through launching an interschool publication called Student Magazine, which was to be the voice of a generation.
Herb Kelleher epitomizes the charismatic, efficient and affable CEO. He revolutionized the airline industry and created one of the most admired companies in the United States: Southwest Airlines.
Omidyar become increasingly cognizant of the human quality embedded in his site – people wanted to connect through shared interests and had an affinity for products with stories. He tapped into this sentiment.
He completely reorganized daily life with the introduction of automobiles and changed manufacturing itself with the introduction of the first moving assembly line. The impact he had on American life transcends Ford Motor Company.
In 2012, Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion, giving birth to the now hackneyed joke, “Facebook paid a billion dollars for Instagram, didn’t they know you could download it for free?”