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Laurie M. Tisch: Perfecting the Art of Philanthropy

Laurie M. Tisch believes in leveling the playing field for all New Yorkers—and has granted more than $100M...

Brian Grazer: The Most Curious Man in Hollywood

An active imagination and questioning everything have led ­Brian Grazer to the top in both TV and film

Steven F. Udvar-Házy Is Making the World a Smaller Place

After immigrating from communist Hungary and pioneering the airline leasing industry more than 40 years ago,...

Kobe Bryant and Jeff Stibel are Changing the Playing Field

The NBA legend and serial entrepreneur have joined forces to lead a $100M investment fund focused on...

Nicolas Berggruen: An All-In Mentality

Nicolas Berggruen built his fortune while cultivating an expansive worldview; now he’s harnessing the...

Allyson Felix & Janet Evans: Investing in Gold

Olympic heroes and SoCal natives Janet Evans (R) and Allyson Felix (L) are channeling their competitive drive...

Therese Tucker: Bring on the SaaS

From a farm in Illinois to the first female founder and CEO of a venture-backed LA public company: How...