Jeremy Kwong

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Martin Shkreli 'America's most hated man' accused of cheating investors

"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli is either a con man who scammed hedge fund investors of millions or a nerdy genius who made them even richer.<p>The conflicting portraits were offered Wednesday at opening statements of Shkreli's securities fraud trial, a case colored by the ex-pharmaceutical CEO's antics …

A CEO who turned down a $500-plus million buyout offer describes how he made the decision

BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti knows the difficulty of this kind of decision: he turned down an acquisition offer from Disney in the final hour, walking away from a big buyout and taking a risk on his startup.<p>The risk and hard work required to avoid failure are key points of the startup …

Hillary Clinton, Nadja Swarovski honored at Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Foundation gala

"Every time I come here I ask Donna why she doesn't live here," remarked Vera Wang of the rooftop garden oasis of Donna Karan's New York Urban Zen Foundation headquarters. Friends and supporters of the philanthropic designer gathered Wednesday at her West Village retreat for the annual Stephan …

Canada calling: tech industry lures workers north in wake of Trump

The ads were launched months before Donald Trump was elected president and they got straight to the point. “Thinking of moving to Canada?” read one, set to a backdrop of the Republican candidate at a rally. Another made by a startup in southern Ontario featured Trump flashing a thumbs up.<p>The brazen …

Tech Industry

Sir Richard Branson on Entrepreneurs Solving the Global Drug Crisis

Brilliant Billionaire with over 100,000 employees and more than 400 companies talks about the global drug crisis and what entrepreneurs can do about it.<p>Yesterday, I had the incredible privilege to spend some quality time with Sir Richard Branson. He was the opening keynote at VTEX Day 2017, the top …

10 more of the UK’s best small towns: readers’ travel tips

Will Coldwell, Joanne O'Connor, Kevin Rushby and Guardian readers