Business Leadership

For Julia Jackson, Wine is a Woman’s World

Business Leadership, Wine Business
Born into the winery business, Julia Jackson is front and center as spokesperson and proprietor for her family’s winery, Kendall-Jackson. She received a Bachelor’s degree in studio art at Scripps College in Claremont, California. Jackson then attended Stanford University’s General Management program. In addition, Jackson, inspired by her mother, Barbara Banke, who runs the company, founded Cambria Seeds of Empowerment. This is a program that promotes and celebrates women who have overcome various trials and tribulations in their lives and now seek to inspire others to do the same within their communities. Julia refers to these women as “Warrior Women”. The program provides cash grants to nonprofits that encompass equality, community and spirit. Cambria Winery holds a special place in

Why Sawyer Howitt Is The Man

Business Leadership, Oregon Natives
In 2017, a new batch of world leaders remain on the horizon. Moreover, these leaders come equipped with a wealth of knowledge and immense talent. Aside from these leaders being in their youth, they possess wisdom well above their years. In fact, society could use leaders such as these. In addition, these leaders remain equally athletic as they are revolutionary. In particular, Sawyer Howitt remains the leader in reference. As a Portland, Oregon native, Sawyer Howitt knew at a young age that he was going to become someone special. Moreover, Howitt assumed such responsibility at a young age. Due to his abundance of accomplishments, the story of Sawyer Howitt remains noteworthy. Aside from still being a teenager, Sawyer has already lived an extraordinary life. In fact, his life seems fitting ...

How the Startup Tempus Inc. By Eric Lefkofsky Hopes to Find A Cancer Cure

Business Leadership, Startup Business
Eric Lefkofsky has earned millions through his e-commerce ventures. He’s currently valued to be worth $1.79 billion by Forbes Magazine. Eric has always been a calculated risk taker. His previous startups include Groupon, InnerWorkings, Uptake, Mediaocean, and Echo Global Logistics (ECHO). Mr. Lefkofsky’s most recent pursuit, Tempus, is poised for unprecedented success. No wonder investors have all been dying to own a piece of this startup before it takes off. About Tempus Tempus is all about finding a definitive cure for the cancer scourge. Eric Lefkofsky and his team realized that there was no feasible way for the various researchers and scientists working on cancer treatments to collaborate and share data. This led to a slowed process filled with redundancies. Overwhelming Data