RIP Jack O’Neill: Surfer Legend & Businessman is Mourned

Today the surfing world mourns the passing of one of their greats. Jack O’Neill, a Santa Cruz local icon passed away at the age of 94, leaving a great personal and professional legacy as the creator […]

Study finds that diversity in urban areas results in higher wages

  A New American Economy study finds that a more diverse America benefits both high- and low-wage workers. The NEA report shows that when diversity increases through immigration, meaningful wage benefits accrue to all workers—from […]

Entrepreneur Spotlight: Aaron Cruz Brings Relief to Travelers With My Lofty Pillow

Traveling is great and all but there’s nothing more annoying than waking up after a long flight to a stiff neck. It seems that air carriers and auto manufacturers are slow to redesigning headrests that are […]

Chobani Grants Employees 10% Ownership of Company

Twenty-first-century entrepreneurs have adopted generous employee policies attempting to close the gap between both ends of the corporate ladder. Recently, Hamdi Ulukaya, Founder, and CEO of the popular yogurt brand, Chobani, announced that he would […]