Morning Report

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...
April 26, 2017

Entrepreneur Crickets, Amazon Smiles on Nashville, Upland Buys RightAnswers, Square Hires YikYak, Fun at New HQs

Good Wednesday Morning,   Daylight – A group of investors, led by former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on...
April 25, 2017

Flying Future, Ritz Big Brand Hit, Whole Foods Up for Sale, Shopping Malls Entertain a Strategy

Good Tuesday Morning,   Daylight – With all the overdrive PR hype on self-driving cars, the flying car has so far been under the radar, but...
April 24, 2017

Go For Broke Strategy Sinks 3, Jimmy Choo is on Sale, Costco is Cool, Gannett Buys SweetIQ

Good Monday Morning,   Daylight – A rare go-for-broke corporate gamble at McDonald’s parallels a routine Entrepreneurial play: insane timelines, new hires and a mad mission...
April 21, 2017

Mike’s “Dandy” Deal, Laura Boone Lights, Wendy’s scorches Hardee’s to a Crisp and SeatGeek Buys TopTix

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Two whopper deals signed by members this week – forever life-changing deals for the Entrepreneurs. Laura Boone of Turner Boone signed two multi-million dollar...
April 18, 2017

Under Armour Stormy Side Gigs Push Company Underwater, Harlem French Connection, Walmart is in Final Lap to Buy Bonobos

Good Tuesday Morning,    Daylight – I am going to go out on a limb here and predict Under Armour’s first quarter results will be the...
April 17, 2017

Delta Doubles Down, Houston’s Deep Dive, IB Scams Companies < $100m

Good Monday Morning. China’s GDP growth beats expectations – up 6.9 percent in Q1.   Daylight – This weekend, Delta signed off on paying passengers up...
April 12, 2017

Tesla’s High or Red Tide, Rental Real Estate Sink or Swim Call, Vizio and Vanity Fair Cancel Parties, Magic Leap Buys FuzzyCube Software

Good Wednesday Morning. BlackBerry might be back. The company was awarded $814.9 million in an arbitration dispute with Qualcomm. Trading halted first thing this morning.  ...
April 11, 2017

United CEO Munoz’s Midnight Letter, Shoney’s and Whole Foods Bar, Story Stocks Sell High

Good Tuesday Morning,    Daylight – Do you remember the clips of car wrecks in Driver’s Ed to scare teenagers to drive straight? United Airlines now...