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Joe Lacob: The Charitable Champion

An NBA Championship and a threesome within a few hours of one another? Life truly couldn’t get any better for Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob on that momentous June evening when his team finished its record-breaking season in grand style with its first league title in 40 years. Ah, but this ménage à trois was hardly what you’re thinking. Read More

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10 Questions With Jack And Suzy Welch

Former General Electric CEO Jack Welch and his co-author wife Suzy Welch breezed through the Bay Area this week to promote their new book, The Real-Life MBA: Your No-BS Guide to Winning the Game, Building a Team, and Growing Your Career. We caught up with them after their LinkedIn Discussion Series with LinkedIn Executive Editor Dan Roth, at the LinkedIn San Francisco headquarters to ask a few questions of our own. Read More

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Talking Movies With Film Producer Todd Traina

As the 58th San Francisco International Film Festival winds down we catch up with film producer Todd Traina, a board member of the San Francisco Film Society, whose festival ends on May 7. The producer and founder of Red Rover Films and Traina Productions answers our questions about Silicon Valley's role in movie making, what movies he's looking forward to seeing this summer, what he's working on [dog lovers will particularly love one of them] and, oh yeah, how we in northern California view Hollywood celebs. His answer to the latter may surprise you! Read More