24Daymond John Finds the Time to Grind
The Shark Tank star and author of Rise and Grind
also finds time to reveal his insecurities to Inc.—and how he overcame them.
BY EMILY CANAL
The Odd Couple Bre Pettis left MakerBot in a
cloud of money and contro- versy. Danielle Applestone was a PhD desperate to save
her company. Then the two found each other.
BY KIMBERLY WEISUL
Win the Crowd Four entrepreneurs explain how their companies raised
money the newfangled way—from everybody.
BY VICTORIA FINKLE
AND KATHY KRISTOF
BY PETER ARKLE
96Inside the Laundry Wars
The guys behind Rinse think they’ve perfected the art of doing your laundry.
Their competitors say exactly the same thing.
BY BILL SAPORITO
In the Ring
a promising Detroit-based boxer, is
managed by David Segura, the founder
and CEO of the
tech firm Vision IT.
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