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The University of Western States’ (UWS) board of trustees names new executive committee members: Patricia G. Conners-Allen, DC (chair); Richard Branson, DC (vice chair); Robert C.
Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic is readying its commercial space flier SpaceShipTwo (SS2) for service in 2014 by completing a second test flight on Thursday, September 5, passing with flying colors.
Narrated by Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman, documentary also includes interviews with President Clinton and is launched on Hulu in the United States this week. New
CEO of CINTEP Nick Christy recently urged fellow entrepreneurs to send in their submissions to the 2013 Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, the biggest international competition for sustainable
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner will also participate in panel discussion.
Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born July 18, 1950, in Surrey, England, is a British business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder and chairman of Virgin Group of more than 400 companies. His net worth as of 2013 is $4.6 Billion (US). He is the fourth (4th) richest person in the UK, according to Forbes Magazine. His first business venture was a magazine called Student at the age of 16. By 1969, Branson was living in a London commune, surrounded by the British...