The Up and Comer

Jared Kushner

The New York Observer
In July, the 25-year-old MBA and law student at New York University paid $10 million for a majority stake in the Observer
New York City
Sales: N/A

What is your best innovation to date and why?
I think a lot about innovation concerning the New York Observer. It will be evident with our Web site and the way we create success. [It's like] real estate—you must always see value where other people don't.

Who inspires you?
My father [billionaire real estate developer Charles Kushner]. He's very creative and has a fertile mind. He always taught me never to shy away from a challenge.

As an entrepreneur, what is the best advice you ever got?
Be honest in everything that you do with a full heart and with full integrity.

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