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Diane Von Furstenberg – Business Bio Summary

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From fashion designing to a perfume called Tatiana, Diane Von Furstenberg shows off her entrepreneurial spirit as a successful female architect of innovative ideas.

Roberto Goizueta – Business Bio Summary

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How Cuban-born Roberto Goizueta took charge of American soft drink conglomerate Coca-cola and became one of the best business leaders in the company.

George Eastman – Business Bio Summary

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Taking pictures hasn't always been so easy. Find out how Kodak founder George Eastman invented personal cameras and roll film to revolutionize photography.

Henry Taub – Business Bio Summary

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Henry Taub started offering payroll services in 1949 and has transformed that business into a worldwide entity offering automatic data processing services.

Milton Petrie – Business Bio Summary

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The Petrie Store may not sound familiar, but its founder Milton Petrie made it big by opening specialty stores dealing in women's apparel.

A Quick Business Biography of Marshall Field

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Department stores wouldn't be what they are today if it weren't for Marshall Field and his inventive ideas for the retail industry.

William Bernbach – Business Bio Summary

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William Bernbach rose to success through public education and a gratefulness for opportunities granted to him. He gave back by hiring minority employees.

Arthur Nielsen – Business Bio Summary

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With new and innovative ideas about market research, Arthur Nielsen used random sampling and the performance index to gather data.

Arthur D. Little – Business Bio Summary

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Arthur D. Little Nowadays, R&D (Research & Development) is an indispensable part of business in the 21st century. But did you know that R&D began...

Martha Ingram – Business Bio Summary

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Martha Ingram may have gotten her business start later in life, but that didn't stop her from becoming highly successful with Ingram Industries.