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Entrepreneurs traditionally were considered people who used loaned money to start a business, it was come to be used to reference any person who starts a business.

Contributors in Entrepreneurs


Peter R. Voser

People; Entrepreneurs

The CEO of Royal Dutch Shell plc. He started his career at Royal Dutch Shell in 1982, working in a number of finance and business roles in different countries. In 2004, he was appointed Shell's Chief ...

Gabe Newell

People; Entrepreneurs

Gabe Newell dropped out of Harvard University to work at the fledgling company then Microsoft. After making large amounts of money from developing on the Windows platform, he left Microsoft to start ...

Bill Gates

People; Entrepreneurs

Born William Henry "Bill" Gates III, ( October 28, 1955), an American business magnate, philanthropist, author and chairman of Microsoft, the software company he founded with Paul Allen. He is ...

John Titor

People; Entrepreneurs

An internet personality active in the years 2000 - 2001 who claimed to be a time traveler from the year 2036. He stated that he had been sent back in time by the US military on a secret mission, and ...

Henry Ford

People; Entrepreneurs

Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947), prominent American industrialist, entrepreneur, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of ...

W.K. Kellogg

People; Entrepreneurs

Will Keith Kellogg (April 7, 1860 – October 6, 1951), an American industrialist in food manufacturing, entrepreneur and a major philanthropist. Kellogg is best known as the founder of the Kellogg ...

Andy Grove

People; Entrepreneurs

Born Andrew Stephen "Andy" Grove (2 September 1936), a Hungarian American businessman and engineer. He was one of the first employees of Intel Corporation and ultimately played key leadership roles ...

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