Category Archives: Success Stories

Talent of the Month #18: Micky Jagtiani, The Middle East’s Other King

Micky Jagtiani’s story is a fascinating one. He was certainly not born into wealth, and anyone who has struggled in their twenties to make ends meet should be able to find some inspiration in the manner by which he rose … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #17: Dr. Jin Kyu Robertson, Housemaid to Harvard

“For those who want to live, the sky is the limit”. ~Dr. Jin Kyu Robertson  Anyone who has had the pleasure and privilege of being around Jin Kyu Robertson has often been impressed by her warmth, strength, determination and ability … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #16: Lei Jufang,The Spiritual Billionaire

“I am a born idealist. Medical culture is a magical world that can benefit others.” ~ Lei Jufang With no makeup and her graying hair combed into a plait behind her, 58-year-old Lei, who is often seen, dressed in a … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #15: Tom Szaky ,The Garbage Mogul

“In looking at waste as an entirely modern, man-made idea, I stopped viewing garbage as garbage and instead slowly started to see it as a commodity.” – Tom Szaky Everyone experiences those formative “A-ha!” moments when a scene or image … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month:Fred DeLuca – The Subway Sandwich Doctor

Fred DeLuca may not be a name that is synonymous with business. It may not even be a name that many people have heard of, but it is a name that should provide inspiration to budding entrepreneurs everywhere. DeLuca is the … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #14: John Paul DeJoria, The Shampoo Billionaire

“Successful people do all the things unsuccessful people don’t want to do” ~ John Paul DeJoria John Paul DeJoria’s rags-to-riches story exemplifies the American dream. He has struggled against the odds not only to achieve success, but to share this … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #13: Shigeru Miyamoto,Nintendo’s Guru of Gaming

Super Mario,The Legend of Zelda,Donkey Kong and the list goes on.Video games that many of us used to play in our early teens in arcades and game consoles in the early 90’s. The man who made all of that possible … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #12: Pierre Omidyar, Starting a Revolution With eBay

“I never had it in mind that I would start a company one day and it would really be successful. I have just been motivated by working on interesting technology.” ~ Pierre Omidyar Pierre Omidyar didn’t expect to make a … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month #11: Indra Nooyi, Pepsi’s Shining Light

In the great melting pot of the USA, it seems only fitting that India-born Indra Nooyi, 52, should find herself as the most influential woman behind the red, white and blue logo of the Pepsi company. Indra was named the … Continue reading

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Talent of the Month : William Wang, The LCD TV Titan

William Wang knows about keeping things in perspective. As one of 96 survivors aboard a Singapore Airlines 747 that took off on the wrong runway in Taiwan, struck a construction site, and broke in two, Wang instantly realized that the … Continue reading

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