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The ‘PayPal Mafia’ formed in the early 2000s, and includes everyone from Elon Musk to the Yelp founders. Here’s where the original members have ended up.

Since working at PayPal in the early 2000s, these 23 entrepreneurs have all gone on to impact Silicon Valley and the startup world by founding companies and backing new ventures. Known for their entrepreneurial mindset and anti-establishment attitude, this elite group is known as the “PayPal Mafia.” Some are household…

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Buzzy freight-matching startup Forager nabs Chicago serial ad tech entrepreneur as president

Freight-matching startup Forager, founded in late 2018, specializes in cross-border freight matching. Forager has a new president — Marc Kiven, who cofounded the ad tech company Signal in 2009, joined the company last month. Matt Silver, the CEO and cofounder of Forager, says the logistics newbie will bring “tech entrepreneur…

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Eneko Knörr: “Investing in part of startups can be very profitable and provides a social good”

ELCHE It is defined, above all, as passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation. Eneko Knörr is the founder of AngelClub.es, a startup investment club, and Onyze, a digital asset custody service. In addition, he is an investor in startups like Cabify or Housers. With more than 20 years of experience creating…

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This student entrepreneur is here to combat lack of structure

Cody Bainbridge, sophomore in Engineering, buys coffee from the Robot x Coffee Machine outside of Grainger on Apr. 14. The robot serves between 100 to 200 cups a day. The entrepreneurship community at Illinois has plenty of resources but lacks connective tissue. According to entrepreneurship figures on campus, students stagnate…

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Entrepreneurial Impulse returns to Nuevo Laredo

César Hernández, Director of Startup Mexico in Nuevo Laredo and founder of Impulso 4 years ago, reported that ‘Entrepreneurial Impulse’ returns stronger and more structured. About the initiative “It is an initiative that I founded with other colleagues four years ago, today this initiative evolves and what we want to…

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The journey of an entrepreneur

David Bonilla has challenges. Without being a writer or training journalist, he launched to develop and distribute a technology newsletter weekly, the Bonilist, which today brings together 11,000 subscribers. Without being an event organization professional, he has just held the fourth edition of the Tarugoconf, a technology and business conference…

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