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Our New Venture: Austin as The Spark of Innovation

Starting in Austin. Changing the World. In 1982, my friends and I founded the first chain of giant book superstores, BOOKSTOP, here in Austin.  In 1990, we pioneered a user-friendly business information service which evolved into Hoovers.com.  I have also learned from failure.  These ideas have had two characteristics: they were uniquely innovative, leading their […]