GO GLOBAL, THINK LOCAL
BLAKE MYCOSKIE TOMS
On vacation in Argentina, Mycoskie was moved by the difficult life of rural children, many of whom had no shoes. That was the genesis of his shoe company and its buy-one, give-one model.
WOMBI ROSE AND JOHN WISE LOVEPOP
The naval architects were traveling in Vietnam on a Harvard Business School trip in 2014, searching for an idea for a startup. One day, they came across a type of card that used kirigami, a kind of origami that cuts the paper rather than just folding it. The result was Lovepop’s 3-D greeting cards.