Value Added by Thomas Heath
Northrop employee reads tea leaves, sees millions, in Keurig coffee machine
Northern Virginia entrepreneur leaves 100k job tending satellites for dream.
From White House to Hilton Worldwide, business success is grit and not a little luck
(The Washington Post, January 3, 2015; 8:49 PM)
Tessemae’s salad dressing hits Whole Foods, Safeway after humble start at family parties
(The Washington Post, October 26, 2014; 6:00 PM)
Ex-NFL player Leigh Bodden finds a new career in fitness franchise
(The Washington Post, October 20, 2013; 6:00 PM)
Value Added: Who said English teachers can’t get rich?
(The Washington Post, November 25, 2012; 6:07 PM)
Creating a buzz with winning and bold-faced names
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2012; 12:00 AM)
Keen Footwear founder works way up the body, tackling evils of bad posture
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 11:00 PM)
After tech and tacos, real-life rocket scientist sets sights on your phone
(The Washington Post, February 15, 2015; 2:03 PM)
Forget the chocolate and roses. They strip down for charity.
(The Washington Post, February 8, 2015; 12:35 PM)
Havana family lost condo to communism;
(The Washington Post, January 25, 2015; 12:19 PM)
Headaches selling luggage are nothing compared to dodging bullets in Beirut
(The Washington Post, January 18, 2015; 2:59 PM)
Eyewitness Surveillance helps secure car lots, but finds that next Chevy buyer, too
(The Washington Post, January 11, 2015; 2:47 PM)
Former ‘America’s Most Wanted’ producer finds career fulfillment in the lowly pirogi
(The Washington Post, December 28, 2014; 4:25 PM)
Pakistan native tries to demystify his native country with software start-up
(The Washington Post, December 21, 2014; 12:56 PM)
Time Inc.’s Norman Pearlstine, an old-media lion, drives magazines into the digital age
(The Washington Post, December 14, 2014; 2:57 PM)
As investments roll in, Vox Media’s Bankoff tries to keep creativity alive
(The Washington Post, December 7, 2014; 2:47 PM)
Chevy Chase entrepreneur dispenses advice through Her Corner peer group
(The Washington Post, November 30, 2014; 12:54 PM)
The real dividends from Doggett Enterprises are paid with the charity it built
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2014; 3:02 PM)
Domain-name mogul Mike Mann will sell you — for $2 million
(The Washington Post, November 16, 2014; 12:45 PM)
Smithsonian saves the day for entrepreneur’s blueprint business
(The Washington Post, November 9, 2014; 2:27 PM)
‘The Yelp of business software’ springs out of ping-pong culture at Virginia company
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2014; 5:42 PM)
Fred Malek’s pursuit of success includes stops at West Point, White House, Marriott
(The Washington Post, October 5, 2014; 4:29 PM)
The Still Point founder, opening third spa in Columbia, turns acupuncture into profits
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2014; 2:22 PM)
Washington Nationals woo season-ticket fans with photos, autographs, discounts
(The Washington Post, September 28, 2014; 3:29 PM)
Mark Cuban, Jerry Yang among investors in Potomac wunderkind’s technology
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 2:25 PM)
The business behind the D.C. area men who own Atlanta’s Hawks and Thrashers franchises
(The Washington Post, October 25, 2010; 12:00 AM)
Thompson Creek carves niche as Washington home town window-maker
(The Washington Post, September 7, 2014; 12:42 PM)
Everything’s bright for Bethesda apps firm; clients include ESPN, Bacardi, Coast Guard
(The Washington Post, August 31, 2014; 3:58 PM)
Marine bankruptcy was business bootcamp; now runs profitable Alexandria moving firm
(The Washington Post, August 24, 2014; 9:04 PM)
Home security leads to retirement security for Vietnam vet, former Treasury employee
(The Washington Post, August 10, 2014; 1:28 PM)
Pottery Barn, Passon Fish and penthouses move Bethesda Row a step closer to Aspen
(The Washington Post, August 3, 2014; 6:16 PM)
His climb from Anacostia leads to Carlyle and Kilimanjaro — and a life-changing view
(The Washington Post, July 27, 2014; 4:59 PM)
From modest beginnings, Herndon ‘mompreneur’ types way to success
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2014; 12:29 PM)
Bethesda’s Brain Sentry helps Arena Football League tackle head injuries
(The Washington Post, July 13, 2014; 8:31 PM)
Former Marriott architect finds relaxation, and a living, in backyard bird feeding
(The Washington Post, July 6, 2014; 7:41 PM)
Even after sale to Coca-Cola, Bethesda-based Honest Tea ‘work in progress’
(The Washington Post, June 29, 2014; 12:44 PM)
From Supreme Court to Reagan National, Kevco polishes glass and soaks up profits
(The Washington Post, June 22, 2014; 11:57 AM)
MissNowMrs sells itself to brides and grooms as road map through red tape of name change
(The Washington Post, June 15, 2014; 6:32 PM)
Bethesda pizzeria rebranding itself as artisanal restaurant, bakery, breakfast place
(The Washington Post, June 8, 2014; 3:53 PM)
From car wraps to construction sites to hospitals, this company is after eyeballs
(The Washington Post, June 1, 2014; 10:02 PM)
Dominion Resources CEO pens, funds, produces Civil War film about VMI cadets
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2014; 4:10 PM)
Bethesda Blues & Jazz makes music — and money — playing to private party crowd
(The Washington Post, May 9, 2014; 10:20 PM)
Pepco’s sale to Exelon began in December with a few words at an industry meeting
(The Washington Post, May 4, 2014; 2:30 PM)
Former Congressman Bonior, longtime liberal on Capitol Hill, discovers the profit motive
(The Washington Post, April 27, 2014; 5:24 PM)
From vacations to computer puzzles, young entrepreneur helps clients organize their lives
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2014; 2:49 PM)
Hair Cuttery backs indoor cycling chain preparing to take on SoulCycle
(The Washington Post, April 13, 2014; 2:01 PM)
Wright lawn mowers survive Great Recession and cut a path to commercial success
(The Washington Post, April 6, 2014; 2:39 PM)
Value Added: iCore hopes to score Silicon Valley investment on founder’s persistance
(The Washington Post, March 30, 2014; 11:35 PM)
Value Added: Tenleytown Trash’s sweet spot is the four-unit building
(The Washington Post, March 23, 2014; 3:08 PM)
Value Added: Marriott deal strategist shapes second career in a blow-dry salon
(The Washington Post, March 16, 2014; 2:51 PM)