The Up and Comer
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
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.