Morning Report

August 29, 2016

LaGuardia Check-In Disaster, Playboy Business Repositioned, Voss is Expert on 20/20, Ministry Brands Ready to Exit

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – This morning, LaGuardia is underway with its $8 billion dollar hub renovation and has check-in lines backed up to the highway,...
August 26, 2016

Car Problems, Business for Sale, Apple Spies

Good Friday Morning,   Daylight – Every three months, dozens of Uber shareholders, who own at least $10 million dollars in Uber Technologies Inc., get on...
August 25, 2016

Earth Smiles, Pfizer Buys, Uber Partners Again

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Earth Smiles at New Friend. With the devastating news out of Italy yesterday, we needed some good news, and we got...
August 24, 2016

Pinterest Buys Instapaper, Trade Desk Files for IPO, First Offshore American Wind Farm

Good Wednesday Morning. Three things to know: At 3:36 a.m. local time, an earthquake hit the mountain towns of central Italy and was felt all the...
August 23, 2016

WeWorks Beer Model Problem, Italian Stallions of Debt, Shake Shack Math, Sweet Home Alabama

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – This morning, if you want to see the future, look no further than Shake Shack’s CFO, Jeffrey Uttz, giddy investor presentation...
August 22, 2016

Lyft Can’t Find Silver, Pfizer Buys Downstream, Big Bet in Rio, No Crow Served in Cairo

  Good Monday Morning. The U.S. left Rio with the most gold medals, but nothing beats the joy of getting ready to watch your sister compete...
August 18, 2016

Ford Scares Dealers, Dr. Miami Scares Competition, and Peak Oil Scares Investors

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Beyond Points and Plugs – Ford Motor Company put it all on the line yesterday when it gave definitive dates to...
August 17, 2016

Gawker Gone, Audi Gets Green Light, Burrito Dan, Madison Square Garden Live Everwhere

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Univision Wins Gawker Auction – Many will wake up this morning, and with glee, say they are glad Gawker is gone....
August 16, 2016

Snapchat Strikes Again, Lyft Rejects GM, Nashville Now for Member Dusty Barker

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Snapchat strikes back last night at Facebook Live with breaking news that it is acquiring mobile search app Vurb for $110 million (75 percent stock,...
August 15, 2016

Entrepreneurs Should Know Retail Hell is More Than Online Story, Cheese Bailout, Microsoft Buys Beam

Good Monday Morning. First thing this morning – Final bankruptcy bids for Gawker Media are due by 5 p.m. today. Ziff Davis has the highest bid so...
August 12, 2016

Big Bets, Music is Selling, and Dr. Miami Deliver

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Last night, Michael Phelps struck Olympic gold again and broke a centuries-old swimming record and yesterday, Wall Street did the same...
August 11, 2016

Higher Gear Entrepreneurship, Dr. Miami, Member John Carter, Watermelon Soup Talking Numbers

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Last night, the United States won the women’s 4×200 meter freestyle swimming relay when American squad anchor Katie Ledecky, in spectacular...
August 10, 2016

Disney Bunts on ESPN, NextVR Hits Home Run in China, Farmer Business Network Grows New Entrepreneurs

Good Wednesday Morning Daylight – At 31-years-old, Michael Phelps won his 21st gold medal last night at the Rio Olympics, a great feat for American sports,...
August 9, 2016

Lore’s Jet Sells Walmart’s Ghosts, Facebook Acquires Team from Eyegroove, Apple Buys Turi

Daylight – This morning, two big pieces of news – Last night, Brazil won its first gold medal in Judo, and Walmart is going to need...
August 8, 2016

Delta Drops as It Halts All Flights, Golden Rings, Trump Tanks, Siri Visit South, InterDev Radar

Good Monday Morning. Off to a rough start with Delta grounding all flights due to a tech glitch. The two highest root causes of airplane delays...
August 4, 2016

Sports Betting is Now a Business, Uber Maps, PR Plaque on Floss, Hulu Comes Home

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – First thing this morning, we have a new line up of the five largest companies in America. They are now all...
August 3, 2016

How Didi Won the Uber War, Seismic Social Shift for Entrepreneurs, Prisoners Take On JP Morgan

Good Wednesday Morning. Yes, Uber China lost to Didi in China, but no one really knows the real reason why. Every Entrepreneur should know why, as...
August 2, 2016

Consumer Lords, Howard Stern Relevant – Not Rude, PhishMe Lands Deal

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – This morning, U.S. crude prices are below $40 a barrel, which means gas is below $2 dollars per gallon in most states. Interest rates are at...