Posts filtered by tags: Beverly Hills California[x]


 

A sportswear startup's line of luxury jacket NFTs sold out in minutes. Now the CEO is scouting out land in the metaverse for a virtual store.

ASRV's 2022 winter clothing lineDerek Reynolds/ASRV ASRV released 60 NFTs of a luxury jacket as part of its winter clothing release. They sold out in less than 30 minutes.  The company joins the likes of Nike and Adidas in betting on the metaverse as the future of retail.  CEO Jay Barton said brands can leverage NFTs as a way to crowdsource success. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sportswear company ASRV launched its first-ever non-fungible token ...
Tags: Instagram, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Nasa, Forbes, Beverly Hills California, NFT, Barton, Decentraland, Phil Rosen, Asrv, Jay Barton, Things Before the Opening Bell Sportswear


Jeff Bezos turns 58 today. Here's how he built Amazon into a $1.7 trillion company and became one of the world's richest people.

Jeff Bezos inside Amazon's Spheres in 2018.The Washington Post/Getty Images Jeff Bezos began his career as a hedge-funder in New York before leaving to start Amazon. Amazon struggled to turn a profit at first, but these days, it's worth $1.7 trillion. Its share price has hit new highs during the pandemic. Along the way, Bezos has faced antitrust scrutiny, weathered scandals, traveled to space, and become one of the world's richest people. Jeff Bezos' mom, Jackie, was a teen...
Tags: Google, Amazon, New York, Texas, Microsoft, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Germany, India, New York City, US, Trends, Tech, Bloomberg, Iran


Cathie Wood pours cold water on the rally in traditional automakers, calling recent surges in Ford and GM stock 'ridiculous'

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Patrick T. Fallon/Getty Images Ark Invest's Cathie Wood isn't buying the recent rally in traditional automakers Ford and General Motors.Ford recently said it would double the production of its electric F-150, while General Motors unveiled its electric Silverado."They soared on those electric vehicle annou...
Tags: Finance, Trends, General Motors, Markets, Tesla, Ford, Gm, Trading, Stock Market, Wood, Beverly Hills California, General Motors Ford, Matthew Fox, Catherine Wood, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest


Success Strategies From the Billion Dollar Club

Michael Nourmand President, Nourmand & Associates, a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Beverly Hills, California | www.nourmand.com Region served: L.A. County Years in real estate: 19 Number of offices: 3 Number of agents: 175 Best tip for getting the right listing price: Don’t talk price with the seller at your first meeting. After you tour the property, email them comps for a follow-up meeting to discuss. Most creative advertising, promotional or marketing campaign you’ve r...
Tags: Productivity, Feature, News, Marketing, Los Angeles, Business Planning, Business Model, Radio, Culture, Latest News, Industry News, Success Tips, Don, Beverly Hills California, Billion Dollar Club, Real Estate Marketing


10 things before the opening bell

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Patrick T. Fallon/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Cathie Wood has had a tough 2021. The star stock-picker had expected a 20% gai...
Tags: Elon Musk, China, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Trends, Tesla, Reddit, SPAC, Beverly Hills California, Wedbush, Kaepernick, Teladoc, Catherine Wood, Phil Rosen, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest


Cathie Wood defends her beaten-down portfolio and estimates Ark fund's returns will quadruple in the next 5 years

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Patrick T. Fallon/Getty Images Cathie Wood's Ark Invest has had a tough 2021, with its flagship fund down 19% year-to-date.Wood is sticking by her strategy of investing in innovation stocks, according to a CNBC interview."Our 5-year compound annual rate of return expectation has gone from 15% to nearly 40% to...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Trading, Stock Market, Wood, Cnbc, Beverly Hills California, Matthew Fox, Ark, Catherine Wood, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest, Stock market bubble, Stock Market 2021, ARK Innovation ETF, MI Exclusive


Man Charged in Death of Jacqueline Avant, Music Icon’s Wife

Prosecutors have filed charges against a 29-year-old man in last week's fatal shooting of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, at their Beverly Hills, California, home.
Tags: Beverly Hills California, Clarence Avant, Jacqueline Avant


Man Arrested in Death of Jacqueline Avant, Music Icon’s Wife

A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot at the Beverly Hills, California, home she shared with her husband, legendary music executive Clarence Avant.
Tags: Beverly Hills California, Jacqueline Avant


1 Killed in Beverly Hills Shooting

Detectives are investigating a shooting in Beverly Hills, California, that killed one person.
Tags: Beverly Hills California, Beverly Hills Shooting


Beverly Hills police say they're investigating anti-Semitic flyers distributed one night before the beginning of Hanukkah

Police in Beverly Hills, California, have launched an investigation after residents received anti-Jewish hate speech flyers ahead of the first night of Hanukkah, the department said Sunday.
Tags: Cnn, Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills California


Police probe anti-Semitic flyers distributed before beginning of Hanukkah

Police in Beverly Hills, California, have launched an investigation after residents received anti-Jewish hate speech flyers ahead of the first night of Hanukkah, the department said Sunday.
Tags: News, Stories, Beverly Hills California


Beverly Hills police probe anti-Semitic flyers distributed before beginning of Hanukkah

Police in Beverly Hills, California, have launched an investigation after residents received anti-Jewish hate speech flyers ahead of the first night of Hanukkah, the department said Sunday.
Tags: News, Stories, Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills California


Tech billionaire whose ex-staff allege he kept a 'harem' of women and schemed to kill his critics accuses the New York Post of defamation

Musician Won-G, Mike Goguen, and Andrew South arrive at The Grossman Burn Foundation's "Art Of Humanity" Gala at SLS Hotel on October 8, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California.Michael Kovac/FilmMagic Michael Goguen is accusing the New York Post of defamation after the tabloid on a lawsuit filed against him. The tech billionaire was a former partner at venture capital firm Sequoia Capital. Goguen says allegations that he recruited women for sex and threatened to have those who would expose hi...
Tags: Post, New York Post, Technology, News, Montana, Africa, Trends, Fbi, Silicon Valley, State Department, Lake Tahoe, Sequoia Capital, Irs, Sequoia, Forbes, Rocky Mountains


Cathie Wood says we are in a strong bull market and as long as there is no recession, 'we will probably be fine'

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Photo by PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images "We're in a very strong bull market," Ark Invest's Cathie Wood told Barron's in an interview on Wednesday.  As long as there's no recession, the market will probably be "fine" despite concerns about inflation and taxes, she said. Wood believes infla...
Tags: Elon Musk, US, Trends, Federal Reserve, Jack Dorsey, Wood, Beverly Hills California, Barron, Patrick T Fallon, Barrons, Catherine Wood, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest, Opening Bell Cathie Wood, Camomile Shumba


Ark Invest's flagship fund has dumped nearly all of its 7 million shares of Zillow since the online real estate firm shuttered its home-flipping business

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Photo by PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images Ark Invest is still selling Zillow after the firm revealed it's leaving the home-flipping business.Ark's flagship ETF has sold nearly 7 million shares over the past two weeks amid the decline in Zillow."When there is a fundamental change in the story, like Z...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Trading, Stock Market, Zillow, Wood, Beverly Hills California, Barron, Patrick T Fallon, Cathie, Matthew Fox, Ark, Catherine Wood, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest, Zillow stock


Ark Invest's flagship fund has dumped 7 million shares of Zillow since the online real estate firm shuttered its home-flipping business

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Photo by PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images Ark Invest is still selling Zillow after the firm revealed it's leaving the home-flipping business.Ark's flagship ETF has sold nearly 7 million shares over the past two weeks amid the decline in Zillow."When there is a fundamental change in the story, like Z...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Trading, Stock Market, Zillow, Wood, Beverly Hills California, Barron, Patrick T Fallon, Cathie, Matthew Fox, Ark, Catherine Wood, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest, Zillow stock


Mandarin Oriental is building ultra luxurious homes in Los Angeles starting at $3.6 million - see inside

The Mandarin Oriental Residences in Beverly Hills, California. DBOX Mandarin Oriental will open 54 luxury condominiums in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles next year. This will be the brand's "first residential-only project" on the West Coast, according to a press release. The homes will range from $3.6 million to $40 million, Helena Madden reported for Robb Report. Mandarin Oriental is expanding its residential portfolio in Los Angeles with plans to open and manage 54 condominiums at the...
Tags: New York, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Beverly Hills, Michelin, West Coast, Taipei, Mandarin Oriental, Waldorf Astoria, Beverly Hills California, Ritz Carlton, Beverly Hills Los Angeles, Daniel Boulud, Boulud, Boston London


A former Beverly Hills mayor is so committed to keeping home prices high that he said the freedom to block dense housing deserves to be protected like gay marriage

Musician Ringo Starr and Beverly Hills Mayor John Mirisch speak at a public art dedication for Starr's donated sculpture "Peace and Love" at Beverly Gardens Park on November 02, 2019 in Beverly Hills. Michael Tullberg/Getty Images Choosing where to live is a "lifestyle choice," like choosing who to love, former Beverly Hills mayor John Mirisch said in a column. Mirisch made the comparison while arguing against pro-development housing activists. His passion on the issue sums up the hous...
Tags: Congress, California, US, Trends, Cnn, Beverly Hills, Berkeley, Zillow, Ringo Starr, Starr, Beverly Hills California, John Mirisch, Mirisch, Jesse Arreguin, Beverly Gardens Park, Ben Winck


Citadel Securities hits back at 'Twitter mobs' and conspiracy theorists accusing the firm of pressuring brokerages to limit GameStop trading

Ken Griffin, Founder and CEO, Citadel, speaks during the Milken Institute's 22nd annual Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. Mike Blake/Reuters Mike Blake/Reuters Citadel Securities rejected claims that it asked Robinhood to halt GameStop trading in January. On Twitter, the firm, founded by Ken Griffin, called the accusations an "absurd story." Hashtag #KenGriffinLied trended after a lawsuit revealed discussions between Citadel Securities and Robinhood...
Tags: Twitter, Youtube, Trends, Markets, Wall Street Journal, Robinhood, Griffin, Gamestop, Vlad Tenev, Beverly Hills California, Congressional, Citadel, Milken Institute, Ken Griffin, Mike Blake, Citadel Securities


Elon Musk says cryptocurrency regulators should 'do nothing' and 'let it fly'

"It is not possible to, I think, destroy crypto," Musk told New York Times columnist Kara Swisher during the Code Conference in Beverly Hills, California. "But it is possible for governments to slow down its advancement."
Tags: Elon Musk, Finance, Article, New York Times, Musk, Beverly Hills California, FBN, Kara Swisher, Fbn/markets, FOXBusiness, Fox-business/markets/china, Fox-business/politics/sec, Fox-business/markets/currencies/bitcoin, Fox-business/business-leaders/elon-musk, Lucas Manfredi, 2095fa94-31df-5240-8c25-1381549acbd5


Citadel hits back at 'Twitter mobs' and conspiracy theorists accusing the firm of pressuring brokerages to limit GameStop trading

Ken Griffin, Founder and CEO, Citadel, speaks during the Milken Institute's 22nd annual Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. Mike Blake/Reuters Mike Blake/Reuters Citadel Securities rejected claims that it asked Robinhood to halt GameStop trading in January. On Twitter, the firm, founded by Ken Griffin, called the accusations an "absurd story." Hashtag #KenGriffinLied trended after a lawsuit revealed discussions between Citadel and Robinhood. See more ...
Tags: Twitter, Youtube, Trends, Markets, Wall Street Journal, Robinhood, Griffin, Gamestop, Vlad Tenev, Beverly Hills California, Congressional, Citadel, Milken Institute, Ken Griffin, Mike Blake, Citadel Securities


Microsoft CEO calls Trump Tiktok deal 'strangest thing' worked on

Microsoft’s failed attempt to take over TikTok’s U.S. operation last year was “The strangest thing I’ve ever sort of worked on,” CEO Satya Nadella said on Monday. “First of all, you’ve got to remember, TikTok came to us, we didn’t go to TikTok,” Nadella said at the Code Conference in Beverly Hills, California. Nadella declined to say if he still wanted to buy the app, indicating that he’s “Happy with what I have.” But he admitted that the deal appealed to Microsoft because of TikTok’s technical ...
Tags: Business, News, Microsoft, Satya Nadella, Beverly Hills California, Nadella, Trump TikTok, TikTok Nadella


Microsoft CEO calls Trump Tiktok deal ‘strangest thing’ he’s ever worked on

Microsoft’s failed attempt to take over TikTok’s U.S. operation last year was “The strangest thing I’ve ever sort of worked on,” CEO Satya Nadella said on Monday. “First of all, you’ve got to remember, TikTok came to us, we didn’t go to TikTok,” Nadella said at the Code Conference in Beverly Hills, California. Nadella declined to say if he still wanted to buy the app, indicating that he’s “Happy with what I have.” But he admitted that the deal appealed to Microsoft because of TikTok’s technical ...
Tags: Business, News, Microsoft, Satya Nadella, Beverly Hills California, Nadella, Trump TikTok, TikTok Nadella


Disney sues comic book artists, brother of Stan Lee, over Marvel superheros

By Chris Dolmetsch | Bloomberg Walt Disney Co. has targeted several legendary comic book artists with lawsuits seeking to decisively establish that it owns the rights to Marvel superheroes they helped create. The media giant, which acquired Marvel in 2009, on Friday sued Larry Lieber, who helped create the characters Iron Man, Thor and Ant-Man, and the estates of several other artists, including Spider-Man co-creator Steve Ditko and Black Widow co-creator Donald L. Heck. Disney asked federal cou...
Tags: Business, New York, Hollywood, News, Supreme Court, Washington, White House, Marvel, Disney, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Netflix, Soccer, United States, Washington Dc


10 Things in Politics: Newsom survives California recall

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Gov. Gavin Newsom survived a recall attempt in CaliforniaThe warden of Leavenworth federal prison left following an Insider investigationAmerica's top general reportedly went behind Trump's back to warn ChinaWi...
Tags: South Korea, Florida, New York, Texas, Congress, California, North Korea, White House, China, Boston, US, America, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap


Mandarin Oriental to Manage Luxury Residences in Beverly Hills, California

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced an agreement to brand and manage 54 luxurious residences located on prestigious Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills that are scheduled to open in 2022.
Tags: Travel, Beverly Hills California, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Manage Luxury Residences, Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills


Movies About Cults That Will Keep You Up At Night

Cults are uniquely terrifying because just about anyone is susceptible to their charms. No one wants to lose their autonomy, and yet again and again, people who join cults do just that. Movies about cults tap into those fears, taking control away from both the heroes and also those rooting for them.Originally, cults were factions who worshipped a specific god. Later, cults became defined as groups of people, usually under a leader whom they worship, who are up to no good, and who use coercion to...
Tags: Wtf, Movies, Sweden, America, Los Angeles, David, Netflix, West, United States, Williams, House, David Cronenberg, Salem, Stanley Kubrick, Catholic, Christian


Sweetgreen CEO appears to blame obesity for hundreds of thousands of COVID deaths in the United States

Jonathan Neman, Co-Founder and CEO, sweetgreen, participates in a panel discussion during the annual Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 29, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. Michael Kovac/Getty Images The CEO of upscale salad chain Sweetgreen seemingly blamed obesity for US COVID deaths on Wednesday. "78% of hospitalizations due to COVID are obese and overweight people," Jonathan Neman said on LinkedIn. As of September 1, 634,320 people in the US have ...
Tags: Obesity, Restaurants, US, Trends, United States, Retail, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Beverly Hills California, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Sweetgreen, Milken Institute Global Conference, Ben Gilbert, Jonathan Neman, Michael Kovac Getty, Neman, Coronavirus


Starbucks baristas say they're fed up with complex custom drink orders that can verge on the ridiculous. One said they were asked to blend egg bites into a drink.

"There are no limits to what people can really order," a current Baltimore barista said. Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Insider spoke with over a dozen current and former Starbucks baristas who said they were sick of getting complex orders. Baristas said many would taste "disgusting" and slow order times. Some are based on TikTok trends. A Starbucks rep told Insider most custom orders were simple and the company valued customization. See more stories on Insider'...
Tags: Coffee, Food, News, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Canada, Fast Food, Retail, Starbucks, North Carolina, Baltimore, British Columbia, Beverly Hills California, Fred DeLuca, Eric Fellner


Thomas Barrack told a UAE official that Trump considered appointing him ambassador to the country and 'give Abu Dhabi more power': prosecutors

Thomas Barrack, executive chairman, Colony Northstar, speaks at the Milken Institute's 21st Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Trump considered making Thomas Barrack the UAE Ambassador, according to messages obtained by prosecutors. Prosecutors arrested Barrack Tuesday on charges of trying to influence US foreign policy on the UAE's behalf. Trump appointing Barrack would "give Abu Dhabi more power!" Barrack told a UAE official, ...
Tags: Politics, Crime, News, Mexico, US, International, Trends, Fbi, Brooklyn, New York Times, United Arab Emirates, Treasury, State Department, Abu Dhabi, Donald Trump, Justice Department