Morning Report

February 8, 2018

Morning Report: Chile Kills Tony the Tiger, Girl Scout Crushes Sales with Strategy, Tinder Patents Double Opt-In Option, RigUp is Austin

Good Morning, Twitter is on a tear in pre-market trading this morning. Beats both revenue and profit estimates. Daylight – Two stemwinder sales stories this morning...
February 7, 2018

Gone with the Wynn, Brotopia Broken, LA Times Close to Sold and Killer Event Schedule Published

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Steve Wynn resigns as CEO of Wynn Resorts amid more misconduct allegations coming out of the woodwork with garden variety style....
February 6, 2018

Lululemon’s Harper Valley PTA, Dell and VMware is a Nothing Burger, Big News for Bustle and Vinfast: Vietnam’s New Car Brand

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – In case you missed it, the U.S. market took a dip yesterday and this morning Dow futures swing wildly this morning....
February 5, 2018

Philly Special, Another Number 2 Disaster, Soothe Buys Melt and Rebranding Korea as Peace Legacy

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Superbowl LII was a Philly Special (actual name of play called in the huddle where QB Nick Foles caught the TD...
February 1, 2018

Facebook Beast, New “Faircoin” Called Valor, Wag, a Dog Walking App, Raises $300 Million and G.E.’s Dog Days on DOW

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Facebook had its earnings call yesterday, and Entrepreneurs should know this about the most influential public company in America. Its 4Q...
January 31, 2018

Decaf Trump, Big Boys Take on Healthcare, I See Blood Moon A-Risin’, Facebook Bans Bitcoin and American Express Buys Mezi

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Which Trump showed up last night? Decaf Trump with a long winded speech. Sign me up for Trump’s State of the...
January 30, 2018

All Smiles State of the Union, Flu Season in May?, Entrepreneur Bites the Dust, Goodbye Chief Wahoo, Gfycat Buys Movie LaLa

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Queen’s song “Another One Bites the Dust” was found to be true here as the flu bug hit this house with...
January 25, 2018

Member and Founder John Carter of Wayback Burgers and Big Ass Fans Founder Carey Smith Exit with a Sale and Off to New Adventures

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Founder and Chief of Big Ass Fans, Carey Smith, sold the company to a private equity firm for $500 million and...
January 24, 2018

Travis Kalanick Crashes Davos, C.O.O. Anthony Noto To Leave Twitter, France Starts Downsizing, Winter Olympics and Minnie Mouse Gets a Walk of Fame Star

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Conference Crasher – Awkward – Uber founder Travis Kalanick is walking around Davos without a badge. He was not on the...
January 23, 2018

Schitt’s Creek, Trump Earthquake and an Actual Earthquake, Ten More Years of Musk and SNL Pokes Fun at the ATL

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Oscar nominations are in and NPR is streaming live. Two earthquakes hit: one last night in Alaska and the other yesterday...
January 22, 2018

Davos Darlings, Jennifer Lawrence Live, 1410 Prague Clock, Amazon Dollar Store, Deadlock Deal, and Eugene

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Two radar meetings – President Trump and the financial ilk, will gather at the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the...
January 19, 2018

Amazon’s PR Juggernaut Worries Atlanta, Merle’s Sons at Milltown Music, Highlander Buys Chicago Custom Foods, SoulShine Brightens Sunday

Good Friday Morning, Sorry to get this out so late, just got back from Charleston. Daylight – Amazon’s short list of cities for its “2nd HQ’s”...