Morning Report

November 21, 2016

Big Ben Right on Overtime, Whisk(e)y River Deals, Tweet Seats in Theaters, Gas Perks

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – This should wake you up, as it is a holiday Hail Mary that started last Thursday in East Texas when the...
November 17, 2016

Dylan Didn’t RSVP, Media – the New HR, Pepsi Takes Fake Hit, Lending Club Founder Comeback, Deluge of Wildflowers and Morning Reports

Good Thursday Morning. With Trump and the NYTimes fighting like cats and dogs and Trump stuff dominating the news 24×7 – and by the way, most...
November 16, 2016

Copycats Make Entrepreneurs Better Not Bitter, Android Code Tracks You Live, Estee Lauder Buys Too Faced, Lyft Lights It Up

Good Wednesday Morning, and competition is in the air. Daylight – As you can see from the featured photo, the NYTimes has started a Morning Report....
November 15, 2016

Buffett’s Total Eclipse of the Heart, Cheesecake Factory Fires on All Cylinders, Friend Finder is in Trouble

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Warren Buffett once called them “a death trap for investors” and declared he “would never put money into them because they...
November 14, 2016

Stock Market and Skybomb Seduced, See SuperMoon Tonight and Two Baby Doe’s

Good Monday Morning, and it’s time to get back to work. Daylight – Set aside the Galaxy 7 smartphones and washing machines blowing up, Samsung announced...
November 9, 2016

President Donald J. Trump, A Big Bowl of Thanksgiving Crow, A Great Show for Member Mill Town Music Hall – Wins Country Music Award

Good Wednesday Morning. Up late last night, calling around for crow recipes. When Virginia was close at nine, it was over. Daylight – Stunning. President Donald...
November 8, 2016

Movement or Machine Wins in Short Night, Snap Uncool at the Pool, Robinhood Strikes Again, Gold Stars in Vegas, Analysts Call Thursday

Good Tuesday Morning. Sorry, I’m a little late, but have been flipping through final data. Right. Daylight – Good News – Either way, this is not...
November 7, 2016

Delta Double Dates Airbnb, Thiel Wins the Deal, Samsung Stung Twice, QALO Brings it Home, Human Scale Baby

Good Monday Morning. First thing this morning, Blue Nile sold to Bain for a 34 percent premium. Daylight – The markets are rallying all over the...
November 3, 2016

Cubs Luck, Whole Foods Comes Clean, Funeral Home Disruptors, Fitbit Faces Sub-Scale Results

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – If last night’s nail-biting World Series game between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians is any indication of what we are...
November 2, 2016

Deal Toys for the Boys, Angie’s List Up for Grabs, Cats and Deals Nine Lives, Bonner Black is a Singer and Disruptor

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Since I worked with both companies, Broadcom and Brocade and know their cultures are as different as night and day, and...
November 1, 2016

ESPN Fumbles the Bundle, HBO Now is Best Lesson for Entrepreneurs, Franza Wins National Search Watch, John Daly Doc Hit It Hard

Good Tuesday Morning. First thing this morning, Gannett told Tronc, owner of the Chicago Tribune and other media entities, to keep its company, and the deal...
October 31, 2016

Carlyle Crushes Hedge Funds and Treats Entrepreneurs, Qualcomm’s Big Belly at Chip Bar, Halloween Undervalued Holiday, Seat Fillers

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Talk About Trick on Hedge Fund Managers and Treat for Entrepreneurs – Huge story this weekend, and it had nothing to...