Arianna Huffington, Cirque du Soleil, and Francis Ford Coppola all specialize in high-wire acts of different sorts. One more thing they now have in common: All of them appeared at the first-ever C2-MTL conference in Montreal last week, a high-wire act of its own.
Horowitz, No. 8 on our 100 Most Creative People in Business list, cofounded Silicon Valley VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, which raised $2.7 billion in its first three years and backed Bump, Facebook, Foursquare, Groupon, Pinterest, Twitter, and Zynga--all without "adult supervision."
Jared Leto has a posse--and he's harnessed its support for several startups aimed at shaking up the music industry. Submit questions here or by tweeting questions to @FastCompany with the hashtag #fcchat.
In this video and profile, Fuck Cancer founder (and No. 38 Most Creative Person) Cohen talks about her unorthodox approaches to cancer awarness--including celebrity voicemails and visualizing Justin Bieber checking his junk.
Before she was head of consumer marketing for Facebook (now on the eve of its unprecedented IPO), our No. 2 Most Creative Person pushed Nike to "Just Do It" and Levi's to "Go Forth." Here's her advice for you.
The comedic actress, writer, and front woman of the band Wild Flag finds creative inspiration in people's most uncomfortable moments. "It's usually where someone's belief system kind of goes off the rails."
The actress, mom, and Most Creative Person shares the story of developing a baby-care and household-cleaner company, The Honest Company, with a flagship product that's the largest recurring purchase of new parents.