American Apparel

American Apparel

American Apparel Officially Fires Founder Dov Charney, Hires Its First Female CEO

Six months after suspending him for alleged sexual misconduct, American Apparel pulls the trigger and cuts ties with its controversial founder.
Repeat customers

Capturing Repeat Customers Is the Magic of Growth Hacking

Companies like Amazon and Twitter have mastered the art of paying attention to the consumers already at hand.
Board of Directors

Lululemon Founder Won't Go Down Without a Fight

Chip Wilson -- the yoga-retailer's founder and ousted Chairman -- is reportedly working with Goldman Sachs to gain more influence over the company he founded back in 1998.
Leadership

American Apparel Ousts Controversial Founder for Alleged Misconduct

Dov Charney has been removed from his posts as chairman, president and CEO of the company he founded.
Media Companies

Shane Smith Wants to Be the Rupert Murdoch of His Generation

Having hit a sweet spot with young audiences, the founder of Vice Media is convinced he can turn his brand into something 10 times bigger than CNN.
Growth Strategies

Build Your Brand by Cultivating Controversy

How to build your brand with new followers or with loyalists, by taking risks and playing with fire. After all, doesn't fortune favor the bold?
Technology

The Votes Are In, And the Winners Are...

The .net100 list is representative of the best of the web - music sites, gaming communities, news and entertainment, and community tools for developers, programmers and businesses.
Technology

Microsoft Sells Google-Bashing Mugs, T-Shirts on its Website

Microsoft has taken its year-long campaign against Google to the next level, selling "Scroogled"-branded merchandise on its website.
Marketing

Groupon Moves Deeper in the Discount Space With 'Freebies'

The daily-deal site has added a new category to its repertoire that includes digital coupons, promotion codes, giveaways and samples.
Marketing

The Business of Politics

A surge of young voters is fueling a niche market that targets their growing passion.
Technology

The Next Dimension

Need to breathe some life into your business? Going virtual can open up a whole new world.
Starting a Business

Starting a Second Life Business

Find out what entrepreneurial opportunities the virtual world of Second Life has to offer.