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Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs Officially Opened Capital Prep Harlem Charter School [RJOVenturesInc.com]


Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs officially opened Capital Prep Harlem Charter School (#capitalprepharlem) on August 29, 2016 in New York City. Featured at RJO Ventures, Inc.


The Harlem native, approached Capital Preparatory Schools in 2011 with the idea of opening a school in his hometown. Over the next five years, Mr. Combs worked with the founder of Capital Prep, Dr. Steve Perry, “to build community support and enlist a team of educators, parents and business leaders to bring the idea to fruition.”

“Creating this school is a dream come true for me,” Combs said in a release. “I want to impact the lives of young people in my community and build future leaders. The first step is offering access to a quality education.”

Kobe Bryant opens $100 million venture capital tech fund with Jeff Stibel [RJOVenturesInc.com]


Kobe Bryant opens $100 million venture capital tech fund with Jeff Stibel. Featured at RJO Ventures, Inc. 

"This is one of my passions," Bryant said on CNBC after he rang the opening bell Monday on the New York Stock Exchange. "We are one gear, 100 percent laser-focused, and here we go."

Kobe announced on Monday that he's partnering up with former Web.com president Jeff Stibel to start a $100 million investment fund. The name of the company is "Bryant Stibel" and will focus on technology, media and data. It has already invested in thirteen companies, including The Players' Tribune, LegalZoom and a video game design company called Scopely.

Christine Souffrant, Haitian-American Entrepreneur on TEDxUOWD [RJOVenturesInc.com]


Christine Souffrant, Haitian-American Entrepreneur on TEDxUOWD. Featured at RJO Ventures, Inc.

Haitian American entrepreneur Christine Souffrant discusses how you can change your own reality by ‘following your patterns’ – the natural talents that you are born with that transcend through industries and skills. 

A globally recognized speaker, Christine Souffrant is a Haitian American entrepreneur with 7 years of business management experience across 30+countries. As the founder of Vendedy (a mobile network connecting global travelers to street vendors of developing countries), she has been featured with IBM, Microsoft, Fast Company, Manatt Ventures etc. 

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx


Source: TEDx Talks YouTube