Interactive movement to create awareness of career opportunities, dispel industry myths (DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 30, 2014) – SME, an organization dedicated to supporting manufacturing through training, events, media and membership, today announced #MFGis, an awareness campaign to help students, educators, professionals and companies tell their stories of “what manufacturing is” through storytelling, social media […]

Reuters/ DEA Ecstasy pills It sounds like something straight out of “The Wolf of Wall Street.” Investment banker Sage Kelly — the global head of healthcare investment banking at Jefferies — is involved in a divorce and custody battle with his estranged wife Christina Di Mauro Kelly, and a recent affidavit she filed about their […]

Michael Maher of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) selected as speaker (DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 29, 2014) – Michael Maher of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will deliver a keynote speech on the potential of flexible manufacturing for aerospace at the 2015 AeroDef Manufacturing Conference + Exposition, the aerospace manufacturing industry’s leading […]

Venture capitalist Peter Boyce II weighed in on whether to get an MBA in the second part of his interview with OneWire CEO Skiddy von Stade. Boyce has founded businesses and helped start others without the prestigious degree. In high school, he created his first company fixing computers after helping his mom with hers. In college, he […]

Food52/James Ransom European equities indices are mixed this morning, after a strong night in Asia. Here’s the scorecard, so far: France’s CAC 40 is up 0.19% Spain’s IBEX is down 0.16% Italy’s FTSE MIB is down 1.43% Britain’s FTSE 100 is up 0.43% Germany’s DAX is up 0.65% Asian markets had a good trading day and closed way up. The […]

Historic Motoring Ventures is pulling all the stops this year with its 5th installment of the ASIA KLASIKA Motor Festival, revering the finest of vintage, classic and contemporary supercars from the region. The celebration, happening this coming 31 October to 2 November 2014, will see a transformation of the show from a historic-car […]

By Adam Wong, chief editor of The Fifth Person Last year, Forbes 400 did a quick survey to find out how the 400 billionaires on their list actually made their money. Out of these 400, 127 inherited their billions (which is a total cop out but something that I totally wouldn’t mind) and one strategy that none of us are lucky enough to possibly use. But the […]