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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

Lyft opens community center for LA drivers as it chases Uber

The Los Angeles Lyft Hub opened in June. Other locations are San Francisco, Washington D.C., Boston, Portland, Seattle, and Las Vegas, with unannounced cities to come. | Photo Courtesy of Lyft

July 27, 2017 - 1:41pm

Venice's laid-back vibes still draw startups to the beach

The space for startup accelerator, Amplify used to be where boats plied the canals in the early 20th Century. | Photo courtesy of Amplify.la.

July 21, 2017 - 1:28pm

Q&A: Cannabis chain ShowGrow cultivates clientele

ShowGrow’s diverse product mix includes chocolate, biscuits and other snacks. | Photo Courtesy ShowGrow

June 20, 2017 - 4:42pm

Career Path: From the seas to the bees, Navy vet turns beekeeper

Nathan Sheets started with one beehive and now has a honey-making empire. Photo courtesy of Nature Nate's. 

June 19, 2017 - 5:35pm

Career Path: From grad school dropout to Hollywood acclaim

Photo courtesy of Eric Boulanger

June 6, 2017 - 1:27pm

Finding connections: LA's networking groups by and for women

Levo League co-lead Victoria Green at work with Habitat for Humanity. | Photo courtesy of Victoria Green.

May 25, 2017 - 4:24pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Richard Wolpert

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2 LA-area flower companies uproot status quo

John Tabis co-founded the Bouqs Company to deliver fresher flowers faster. 

May 17, 2017 - 6:32am

Sports Crate poised to conquer the sports fan universe

Chris Davis | Loot Crate CEO

May 15, 2017 - 5:35pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Koch

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