Rising Business Star Richard Liu Qiangdong

One of the influential people in China is Richard Liu Qiangdong, the founder, and CEO, of China’s e-commerce company, JD.com. Liu Qiangdong’s worth is estimated at over $12 billion. His advanced skills in business and intuition led him to a thriving empire that serves over 100 million shoppers around the world. Born in China’s Jiangsu province, Richard Liu grew up in a typical Chinese family. His parents believed in good education and hard work. After graduating from school, Richard Liu entered The Peoples’ University of China, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Also, he became interested in computer science and taught himself computer coding. After graduating from University, ...

Wes Edens

Basketball Is Not Wes Edens Only Sport Of Interest Wes Edens, a co-founder of Fortress Investment Group, has added another job to his resume and that it hotelier. Edens, with three other friends, recently opened the Caldera House in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The hotel has eight suites and a members club and conveniently located next to the Jackson Hole’s red tram. Even though the hotel is very bit luxurious, Wes Edens believes it will fit right in with its community. Though Jackson may seem like a strange place for Wes Edens first hotel, to him it is the perfect location. According to Edens, this is the only place that he ...

Wes Edens Reaches an Agreement With Richard Branson to Merge Brightline With Virgin Group

Although the work that Wes Edens has done with both Fortress Investment Group and the Milwaukee Bucks has been widely publicized, not as many people are up to date with his endeavors in the world of transportation, where he has been hard at work with his rail company, called Brightline. Brightline received some outstanding news in the recent days, since Wes Edens negotiated quite the deal with Virgin Group’s Richard Branson. In addition to the money invested, Virgin Group will also help Brightline with branding, marketing and expansion. See more at bizjournal.com to learn more. If you are already enjoying the services of Brightline’s rail line throughout Florida, then you ...

Heart and Soul: Ted Bauman

Ted Bauman is a man who has been interested in the world of finance and investing since he was young. He wanted to make his dream come true and make a living doing what he loves every day. He went to college to get his degree. He first started by getting his Bachelor’s Degree at The State University of New York. He wanted a bigger challenge so he earned his Master’s Degree in Finance from Georgia State University. He then went to South Africa and studied Finance at the University of Cape Town. Ted Bauman spent many years studying the economic impact of a post Apartheid South Africa and he ...

Alex Hern Changes Virtual Reality With Tsunami VR

During his decade and a half of being an entrepreneur, Alex Hern has put a strong focus on incubating early-stage technology companies. The search technology that powered Yahoo, AOL, and MSN was co-founded and directed by Alex Hern and known as Inktomi Goldman Sachs. His most recent startup venture, Tsunami VR, was created to bring big changes to the world of virtual reality nd how it is implemented. Upon realizing that the computer world was changing from using CPUs to process data to GPUs, he knew that there was room to completely revolutionize how spatial computer was being used. Alex Hern realized that there are new capabilities that could be ...

Wes Edens, the co-chairman, a graduate of the University of Oregon and co-principal of Fortress Investment Group

Edens is a private equity investor, a sports team owner, and a successful businessman. Wes Edens was born in 1961, October 30th. While he was still a teenager, he was a competitive skier. He enjoys Horse jumping and mountain climbing. Wes is an American national. Wes Edens is well learned. His education qualifications are evident. He went to the famous University of Oregon. Wes was a smart young man since he was a teenager. At the university, he pursued a bachelor’s of Science in finance and Business administration. He graduated in 1984. Wes Edens is the co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks basketball team. The team is famous all around the ...

Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Jason Hope Sees Big Future for Internet of Things

As a successful investor and entrepreneur, Jason Hope is generally listened to when he expresses the importance of a burgeoning new technological trend. Needless to say, when he recently pointed his vision of a near future in which IOT (internet of things) isn’t just a creature comfort, but rather a core necessary utility, the prediction was taken seriously. Once Jason Hope made his stance on IOT very clear, interest worldwide in this technology and its myriad of future applications skyrocketed practically overnight. What was once a curiosity mainly known to futurists, tech experts and avid fans of hard science fiction was now a new dimension to the digital age eagerly ...

The Amazing Life of Peter Briger

Peter Briger has had a life that few people could dream of. He has accomplished just about everything you can in the business world. He has a net worth of well over $1 billion that he earned himself. Needless to say, he is very intelligent. You have to be smart to make a fortune like that without inheriting any of it. He now works as the Chairman of the Board of the Fortress Investment Group. This firm has global assets of roughly $65 billion. Investors from all over the world have entrusted Fortress to manage their money to make profits for them. Peter takes that responsibility very seriously. He went ...