Innovator Spotlight

  • Esther Dyson

    Entrepreneur and Business Leader

    Esther Dyson has devoted her life to discovering the inevitable and promoting the possible. As an investor/commentator, she focuses on emerging technologies and business models, emerging markets and emerging companies. In 1994, she was one of the first to explore the impact of the Net on intellectual property in her own (paid-subscription) newsletter Release 1.0 and in Wired. In 1997, she wrote a book on the impact of the Net on individuals’ lives, Release 2.0: A design for living in the digital age.

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  • Craig Newmark

    Founder of craigslist & Nerd-in-Residence at the VA Center for Innovation

  • Melissa Netram

    Director, Small Business and Financial Services - Corporate Affairs, Inuit

  • Gavin Newsom

    Lieutenant Governor of California

  • Niels Nielsen

    Managing Director, World Refugee School