”Emerson Collective, the social impact enterprise founded by Laurene Powell Jobs, the widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, is in talks to back BuzzFeed’s news division, … 568 more words
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Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Apple Co-founder, Steve Jobs, operates an organization known as Emerson Collective.
Powell Jobs has been able to fly under the ed-reform-funding radar because her organization operated as an LLC (limited liability company), which means that she could keep her funding of ed reform largely out of public view. 536 more words
”Last year was a tough one for women. It seemed like the we were on the verge of electing a woman as the most powerful person on the planet. 675 more words
News and notes from the first official practice of the 2017-2018 season, update on final roster spots, a new part-owner for the Capitals, interview with Nicklas Backstrom, GM Brian MacLellan and the team meet with the media and plenty more in this evening’s Capitals links: 479 more words
”Laurene Powell Jobs, a billionaire philanthropist, entrepreneur and president of the Emerson Collective, is buying a significant stake in Monumental Sports & Entertainment, a sprawling $2.5 billion complex that includes the NBA Wizards, NHL Capitals and Capital One Arena, people familiar with the deal said,” Thomas Heath reports for The Washington Post. 396 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire executive Laurene Powell Jobs has agreed to buy a 20 percent stake in Ted Leonsis’ Monumental Sports & Entertainment.
A spokeswoman for Monumental confirmed to The Associated Press that there is an agreement in place with Powell Jobs pending approval from the NBA and NHL. 193 more words