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May 25, 2017

Opendoor Instantly Buys Home, Odell Beckham Scores Largest Shoe Deal, Best Buy is High Again, Chef’d Raises $10 Million

Good Thursday Morning,   Daylight – Two big things today on the same spectrum – Amazon, in heart of the Manhattan publishing industry and walking distance...
May 24, 2017

Uber Rolls Over, Jack and Coke Still Friends – Not Corona, Howard Stern and Jamie Foxx Ignite Up a SIRIUS Classic

Good Wednesday Morning,   Daylight – I had it out on the phone with the Uber brass at their HQs yesterday. I have been in their...
May 23, 2017

Manchester Madness is Music Pattern, Ford Fires Fields for All the Wrong Reasons, Americold is Hot Sale and Ringling Brothers Packs Up Tent Forever

Good Tuesday Morning,   Daylight – Last night’s appalling attack at the 21,000-seat arena, hosting Ariana Grande’s show in Manchester England, about 120 miles northwest of...
May 23, 2017

How Cloud Computing Won Preakness with Entrepreneurial Strategy, Lonnie Johnson Trending, VietAir’s Un-Marxist IPO Flies High

Good Monday Morning,   Daylight – Cloud Computing, a horse owned by a couple of hedge fund guys – you guessed it – in the tech...
May 19, 2017

Mouths Wide Open at Google Conference, Deal Done at Ray’s, Lead with Revenue, Baby and Cheddar Pulls in $19 Million

Good Friday Morning,   Daylight – Google Grabs the Future – A lot of people are nervous in Silicon Valley this morning, and it is not...
May 18, 2017

Skip the Shiny Objects Syndrome, Sirius in Serious Talks to Acquire Pandora, ServiceNow Buys Qlue, Let’s Be Friends Better Than a Fight

Good Thursday Morning,   Daylight – Which is going to be more important for Entrepreneurs in the next six months – focus or the economy? I’d...
May 17, 2017

ESPN Moves SportsCenter to Back Row, Buffett Lifts American, Sinks Delta, Netflix Dustup with France, ANT Moves IPO

Good Wednesday Morning,   Daylight – Trying to catch traction in a digital age and keep its position as the king of sports, ESPN unveiled yesterday...
May 17, 2017

Cyber Hell Scales, PBR chases NASCAR Brand for Fans, Sprint Starts Talks to Buy T-Mobile and Dyson Sucked into Battery Investment

Good Monday Morning,   Daylight – Don’t breeze by Friday’s “Katrina” of cyberattacks because it is not over. Another wave will hit this morning when employees...
May 12, 2017

Snap’s Rose Garden Turns to Tall Weeds, RoboKiller, Sportdecals Re-acquired by Founders, Friendly Reminder

Good Friday Morning,   Daylight – Good luck on reading the tea leaves of this economy with the boom and bust of industries, depending on the...
May 11, 2017

Whole Foods Hell, Disaster in a Snap, Cockroach Labs Gets a Lift, Dropoff Picks $8.5 Million

Good Thursday Morning and two examples of what it looks like when the bottom falls out.   Daylight – With investors stomping on the floor and...
May 10, 2017

Trump Entrepreneurial Tricks or Team, Maple Joins Deliveroo, Delta’s Low Dive, G1 Goes IPO Show

Good Wednesday Morning. Charlie Brown and ‘Peanuts’ sold to DHX Media for $345 million.   Daylight – We all have heard that HR consulting cliché – Hire...
May 9, 2017

Woodstock Capitalists Concert, Caterpillar Buys Yard Club, Three Times a Cluster, 5 Star Hotel with Bad Weather

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – At his “Woodstock for Capitalists” annual company conference that basically wrapped up yesterday, Warren Buffett had a blunt message for CEOs,...
May 8, 2017

Lending Club Steps into No Man’s Land, Razor Sharp Sales, Tesla’s Fantasy Valuation, Low-Ball Offers

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – An Answer on Aisle 7 – In a river of fog forever with Amazon, retailers have been trying to pull a...
May 4, 2017

Whirlpool Buys Yummly, Tequila Talks Land, Next Insurance is Digital Insurance, NYTimes Cashes in on Business Model

Good Thursday Morning,   Daylight – On a day where most of the media sector was on the ropes, New York Times stepped above the pack...
May 3, 2017

Angie’s List Sold, Car Sales Head South, Airbnb Throws Us Under Bus, ReThink Medical Gets New Shot

Good Wednesday Morning,   Daylight – Looking at sales numbers heading south, you can count on this: two months is a worry, three months is a...
May 2, 2017

Whole Foods – Austin, We Have Problems, Shake Shack Hires CFO, lululemon Departs with Head of Digital and Cruise Cliques Ride High

Good Tuesday Morning. A deal was reached last night between screenwriters and producers, averting a strike that would have thrown TV and film production into chaos...
May 1, 2017

New Funeral Niche, NY Gawker on Uber, Party City Gets Offer, No-Nup, Then Kiss the Roommate

Good Monday Morning,   Daylight – Monday morning is as good as any to bring up this emerging, new and big time business niche – post-mortem...
April 28, 2017

Science Blows Up Social Media, California Weather and Relatives, Dropbox Profit and 3 Big Brands Take Live Rounds

Good Friday Morning,   Daylight – With Entrepreneurs having a boat load of curiosity and fascination with anthropology, you want to know a huge archaeological finding...