In this podcast, Roger Hardy, CEO of Coastal Contacts, talks about using online technology in innovative ways to build a global e-commerce company to do two things: drive down the cost consumers pay for eyeglasses and contact glasses, and create a superior customer service model to eliminate customers' fears about buying these products online. Read more.
In this podcast, Dr. David Tennenhouse, a partner at New Venture Partners, a venture capital firm focused on corporate spinoffs, talks about different approaches to open innovation. New Venture Partners practices what Tennenhouse calls inside-outside open innovation. Read more.