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DAVOS, Switzerland, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Sarah Zhang, founder and CEO of Points Technology, was invited to attend World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020, held from January 21 to 24 in Davos, Switzerland. The theme for Davos 2020 is Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World. A new paper, Reimagining Digital Identity: A Strategic Imperative, which …

Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor’s daughter stopped from leaving country at Mumbai Airport Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor’s daughter Roshni Kapoor was stopped at the Mumbai Airport when she tried to leave the country.  As per reports, Roshni was going to London by a British Airways flight.  Kapoor has been booked under the Prevention of …

SALT LAKE CITY — AOL founder Steve Case said a “third wave” of technology is coming, one that’s going to be focused on partnerships and policy, and Utah could play a role. What happened: Case spoke at the Silicon Slopes tech summit Friday morning, focusing on the future of technology. It was an interesting take …

SINGAPORE & TOKYO, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kumar Ritesh, Founder and CEO of CYFIRMA, a predictive cyber-threat visibility and intelligence analytics platform company backed by Goldman Sachs and Zodius Capital, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives. Ritesh was vetted and selected by a review committee based on …

Sarah Kugelman compares having her products dropped from Sephora stores to “being on a date with someone you really like and them not wanting to go out with you again.” Sales at Sephora’s 200 stores represented 80% of Skyn Iceland’s business, until the beauty retailer cut the cord in 2010, a consequence Kugelman chalks up …

Sci-fi authors have seriously damaged people’s expectations of future technologies, according to Omri Palmon, co-founder of data storage startup WekaIO Inc. Palmon participated in a panel discussion on artificial intelligence, held on Monday as part of Calcalist and Israel’s Bank Leumi’s Mind the Tech conference in Tel Aviv. The panel was hosted by Calcalist reporter …

Papa John’s founder and former CEO John Schnatter gave his first major interview since being ousted from the company, and it’s safe to say he’s not happy with the way things went down. “I’ve had over 40 pizzas in the last 30 days, and it’s not the same pizza,” Schnatter said of the company. “It’s …

RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Musser family released the following statement: Today we are deeply saddened to announce that Warren V. “Pete” Musser, Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Safeguard Scientifics, died of cardiac arrest at Bryn Mawr Hospital on the morning of November 25, 2019.  He was 92. Pete was a remarkable …

Harry Morton, the founder of the Pink Taco restaurant chain, was found dead Saturday at the age of just 38, the company confirmed. He turned up dead in his home in Beverly Hills, Calif., PEOPLE reported. A cause was unclear; the Beverly Hills Police Department said there was no evidence of foul play and an autopsy was pending. …

Thanks to smartphones, we’re more connected than ever. But at what cost? How can we balance our need to stay vigilant and informed as activists while also connecting at a deep level with those we love? LISTEN: Nearly a decade ago, Tiffany Shlain, a filmmaker who founded the Webby Awards, decided to make a weekly …