Category: Entrepreneurs

September 12, 2020 0

Sudhir Choudhrie’s Heartfelt Commitment to Philanthropy

By Stephen Callahan

In 1999, Indian entrepreneur Sudhir Choudhrie had collapsed from a hereditary heart condition, was on life support and was awaiting a heart transplant that wasn’t likely to arrive in time. Today, he is healthy, one of the longest-living heart transplant recipients and dedicated to giving back to the communities that helped to save his life. read more

September 9, 2020 0

Adrienne Houghton: Allyship and Entrepreneurship

By Stephen Callahan

Ever since she emerged on the scene with R&B girl group, 3LW, Adrienne Houghton (Bailon) has carved a space of her own within the industry. From Disney’s The Cheetah Girls to numerous albums, Houghton has done it all. Currently, she’s sits as an NAACP and Emmy-award winning talk show host on Fox’s The Real as the first Latina in daytime television. However, she hasn’t stopped there. For many people, what’s been most impressive is her commitment to using her voice and efforts to empower the next generation. This is particularly true for people of color. Through allyship and entrepreneurship, Houghton uses her voice through these self-made platforms. read more

September 7, 2020 0

How Billionaire Jeffrey Skoll Is Leading The Fight Against Covid-19

By Stephen Callahan

If you find a similarity between Jeffrey Skoll’s 2011 movie Contagion, and the current Covid-19 outbreak affecting the globe, then you are onto something. In Contagion, a businesswoman comes back home to the United States after visiting China and unknowingly brings home a potentially dangerous new virus. The new virus in the film coincidentally originated from bats in China, where the current Covid-19 virus originated in the real world. read more

September 2, 2020 0

How Lisa Su Turned AMD Around

By Stephen Callahan

AMD has been on a roll recently, and it is all due to the work of Lisa Su. She has done an incredible job in turning around the company. AMD used to have a 5% market share, and she has quadrupled that in only a few years as CEO. Let’s look at what she did to make a difference to the company. read more

September 2, 2020 0

Andy Jury Launches the ‘Mukuru Shopping Discounts’ Programme

By Stephen Callahan

Africa’s largest FinTech remittances and money transfer platform, Mukuru, has initiated a shopping discount programme to award its loyal customers. The programme is set to benefit all South African-based users. Moreover, customers sending money to South Africa will receive $28.38 (R500) in grocery discounts. Mukuru also aims at providing affordable, reliable, and safe financial services to customers across the world. read more