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Strand Bookstore landmarked over owner"s objections

The building that's home to the famous Strand Bookstore in the East Village was designated a city landmark Tuesday despite warnings from the property's and store's owner that the status could... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Strand Bookstore granted landmark status over owner’s objections

The pilot killed when his helicopter of a Midtown skyscraper in rain and fog radioed that he was lost and trying to get back to the heliport but couldn't find it, an official briefed on the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

NYC Strand Bookstore Owner Says Landmark Designation Would Hurt the Business, Report Says

Owner Nancy Bass Wyden noted the irony of the timing, since Amazon, "who’s a direct competitor, has jus.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 4th, 2018

The Strand bookstore loses fight against Landmark Preservation Commission

Store owners had been disputing with the commission, arguing "landmark status" would actually hurt the business......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

A bookstore owner called the cops on a woman who confronted Steve Bannon and called him a "piece of trash"

Jonathan Bachman/Reuters A woman called Steve Bannon a "piece of trash" in a Virginia bookstore. The owner.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 8th, 2018

Bookstore Owner Calls Cops On Woman Who Confronted Bannon

Bookstore Owner Calls Cops On Woman Who Confronted Bannon.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 8th, 2018

Woman Confronts Steve Bannon at Virginia Bookstore and Calls Him ‘Trash’

The bookstore owner called police because the woman "repeatedly shouted obscenities." A bookstore owner in Richmond, Va. c.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 9th, 2018

A sci-fi fan from the Netherlands won an entire bookstore in Wales after the shop"s owner decided to raffle it off and take an early retirement

Bookends/Facebook Bookends bookstore owner Paul Morris could have sold the shop for £30,000 ($39,000), but decided instead to raffle it off to someone who dreamed of running the store.  Science.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 12th, 2018

The Strand bookstore fights landmark status as it battles for survival

Bookstores in New York City have it tough due to exorbitant rent hikes, slim profit margins, and the era of Amazon.com. McNally Jackson was in danger of closing until it renegotiated with its property owners. And Lin-Manuel Miranda of "Hamilton".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2019

Next question, please: How Kevin Cerrito draws big crowds for trivia

Kevin Cerrito can’t watch TV anymore without coming up with questions. The Cerrito Entertainment owner, who runs trivia nights in restaurants across the city, has to think of so many ideas that making up questions has become a habit. “It’.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals7 hr. 54 min. ago

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation cut in IPO

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

An Investor"s Look at Some of the World’s Luxury Brands

Louis Vuitton and Hermes lead the way, while Gucci owner Kering has slowly lost its upward paceRelated Stocks: OTCPK:LVMUY, OTCPK:HESAY, OTCPK:PPRUY, ULTA,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusSep 13th, 2019

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation discount ahead of IPO

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

Exclusive: WeWork considers IPO valuation of as low as $10 billion - sources

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

FreightWaves Radio Preview: Discussing The AB5 Law And Its Impact On Trucking

The recent passage of the AB5 bill in California, with major ramifications on the owner-operator model for trucking, will be a topic of discussion this week on FreightWaves Radio. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 13th, 2019

WeWork curbs CEO"s voting power in bid to boost IPO prospects

WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it has curbed the voting power of founder and CEO Adam Neumann, as part of changes to its corporate governance aimed at boosting demand for its planned initial public offering......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

WeWork plans Nasdaq listing, curbs CEO"s voting power

WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it plans to list its stock on the Nasdaq and announced changes to its corporate governance, including curbs in the voting power of founder and CEO Adam Neumann, ahead of the roadshow for its stock market launch......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

"We"re trying to help people" - says vape shop as NJ Gov. creates task force to combat vaping

'I don't know anybody that has died from vaping the right stuff,' says owner at iVape, as NJ expects to announce vaping restrictions within weeks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

WeWork considering curbing Neumann"s voting power to save IPO: source

WeWork owner The We Company's executives, investors and advisers are discussing curbing the voting power of founder Adam Neumann and removing his co-founder wife from a role in succession planning, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2019

WeWork considering curbing Neumann"s voting power to save IPO: FT

WeWork owner .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2019

From helicopter repairman to leader of the Internet’s ‘darkest reaches’: The life and times of 8chan owner Jim Watkins

How Jim Watkins took over one of the Web's most notorious hate sites......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 12th, 2019