Tech

After losing billions on WeWork investments, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says he still loves and respects ousted founder Adam Neumann

Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son spoke at the New York Times DealBook Conference. Softbank reportedly invested over $US18 billion in WeWork. Despite ousting him, Son said he still respects and loves Neumann. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Investing giant SoftBank reportedly invested more than $US18 billion into coworking startup […]
After losing billions on WeWork investments, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son says he still loves and respects ousted founder Adam Neumann
Tech

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz once reportedly advised Adam Neumann to stop growing WeWork so quickly and fix its problems. Neumann responded ‘F— that.’

Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann met with former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz in 2018, according to the new book “Billion Dollar Loser” by Reeves Wiedeman. At the time, Neumann was interested in expanding into retail, and Schultz gave him advice: stop growing for six months in order to correct problems […]
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz once reportedly advised Adam Neumann to stop growing WeWork so quickly and fix its problems. Neumann responded ‘F— that.’
Tech

Cases of Don Julio 1942 and a signature Range Rover: Here’s an inside look at Adam Neumann’s wild list of must-haves for WeWork’s rowdy all-staff summer sleepaway party

Reeves Wiedeman is a business journalist whose work has been featured in New York Magazine, the New Yorker, Rolling Stone and other major publications. The following is an excerpt from his new book, “Billion Dollar Loser: The Epic Rise and Spectacular Fall of Adam Neumann and WeWork.” In it, Wiedeman […]
Cases of Don Julio 1942 and a signature Range Rover: Here’s an inside look at Adam Neumann’s wild list of must-haves for WeWork’s rowdy all-staff summer sleepaway party
Tech

WeWork’s chairman said Adam Neumann ‘may have violated’ the terms of his $185 million consulting contract with his former company, and that it’s is no longer in effect

Ousted WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann’s $US185 million consulting deal with his former company is no longer in place, executive chairman Marcelo Claure said during a Wall Street Journal event Monday. Claure told the audience that Neumann “may have violated some of the parts of the consulting agreement, so that’s no […]
WeWork’s chairman said Adam Neumann ‘may have violated’ the terms of his $185 million consulting contract with his former company, and that it’s is no longer in effect
Tech

The We Company is changing its name back to WeWork

The We Company said Wednesday it is rebranding back to WeWork, nearly two years after it first made the name change. In January 2019, the company opted for a new brand name to reflect its venture beyond its core product, coworking areas, into residential and educational spaces. WeWork has been […]
The We Company is changing its name back to WeWork
Lifestyle

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann is selling his San Francisco Bay Area compound for $27.5 million — look inside the ‘Guitar House’

WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann’s San Francisco Bay Area home has officially hit the market for $US27.5 million, Mansion Global reported. The 10-acre compound includes a 10,000-square-foot main house, a separate guest house, a swimming pool, a greenhouse, gardens, a chicken coop, and solar and geothermal systems. Neumann and his wife, […]
WeWork cofounder Adam Neumann is selling his San Francisco Bay Area compound for $27.5 million — look inside the ‘Guitar House’