Elon Musk | The revolutionary of modern times - startblog
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Influential businessmen are attuned the changes in human behaviour. Elon Musk with a focus on the digital market founded PayPal and created three more companies that are worth billions in the market as Tesla, SpaceX and Solar City. Join us and learn about the history of a real nerd with potential to change the world.
An entrepreneur who started small and had no idea how far would come. Cause fuss and excitement in the crowd when he announces a new release, all accompanying know your creative ability and revolutionary. In November announced two new products, a car and an electric truck arriving from 0 to 100 km in 1.9 seconds. Popularizing the electric vehicles around the world, making them more accessible.
Elon Musk was born in 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa. Your father and your mother electrical engineer professional model. In 1982, while children enjoyed musical clips, Elon, developing your own game. Sold to a South African magazine for US$500.
Moved to Canada as a teenager, then went to the United States, shortly after graduating from the University of Pennsylvania in the course of physics and economics. In 1995, decides to surf the waves of the internet in San Francisco, California.
His father invested $28,000 thousand on startup Zip2, a platform that was developing content for news portals as New York Times and Chicago Tribune. In 1999 the Compaq bought Zip2 for US $ $307 million, $22 million was directed to the stockholder Elon Musk. At the age of 28 years was the youngest millionaire in Silicon Valley, starting your first success in history.
Decided to follow with new goals and objectives, Elon deconstructs to build new formats and pre-designed templates. In 1999, as a good entrepreneur made predictions of the internet revolution in bank branches as the Fintechs.
Developed a practical and safe way to online payments and transfers. Known as PayPal, initiating changes in economic transactions. Created the company X.com, after one year, merged with the PayPal changing the paradigms. In 2002, eBay has injected $1, 5bilhão in the purchase of the company, being shareholder had an 11% share.
This year, created the Space X and 2003 purchased for $70 million to Tesla Motors a startup newly, responsible for the manufacture of electric vehicles operating in the area of solar power and batteries.
In 2005 he founded the Solar City, the biggest supplier of solar panels of the United States, a solar energy company to fight global warming. In 2006 sets a business plan for the company. The brand Solar City after the years becomes Tesla Energy.
Batteries in your first version, a 100% electric sport vehicle, the Roadster with high price. Elon prioritizes the development of products in high-scale with low values, the following year the Tesla launches the X and S Model with more affordable values and currently one of the best cars in the business, they bring comfort, technology and safety.
Created the Gigafactory, a factory in the desert of Harvest of lithium ion batteries, as there were no suppliers available on the market. Getting a lower cost in increased demand and scale. With the launch of these products compete in the automotive market with traditional vehicles. In 2016 were delivered 76000 vehicles having your market value above the Ford.
In addition to creating the idea, put on the market, received the payment and has developed the product to perform delivery to the customer. Strategy used in 3 Model of Tesla, decided to charge a booking fee of interested in the Retainer. Resulting in a backlog of 360,000 units, i.e. an investment of US $360 million for the production. Creating a trust relationship between customers and the brand. The trucks and the new model will be delivered in 2019.
A favorable point in us, already existing in other modelsTesla, is the Autopilot. In electric trucks will be responsible for maintaining the speed and the vehicle in the lane, based on the speed of the car in front of you, warning the driver of possible collisions. According to Tesla, the cost of investing in an electric truck will be halved compared to a diesel model. With a battery charge the truck can drive up to 800 kilometers, carrying 36,000 pounds. The equity of Elon Musk, Tesla is estimated to be at $22.3 billion.
Good ideas come up with creative minds and leaders able to put into action the goals, Musk dared in purposes set for the two companies operated at the same time. Usually big businessmen after the sale of their companies, they become potential investors, instead of starting this way, Musk decided to continue with their great ideas and projects billionaires.
Beyond your fascination with space, with high values for sending by NASA, decided to create your own space company, Space Exploration Technologies, known as Space X. The only private company in the world to send rockets into orbit produced with its own technology. Restructured the way of transporting cargo to space, outsourcing freight for NASA, closed a contract for 12 future trips. Other technology companies use the services like Facebook.
The first machines were the rockets 1 and 9:00 pm tribute to ship Millennium Falcon from Start Wars saga and the SpaceX Dragon space aircraft inspired by the song "Puff the Magic Dragon" response of Musk people who had doubted the company have the ability to launch ships to the esp steel.
A career in expansion and in other areas too. Was partial inspiration for the character of Tony Stark, played by Robert Downey Jr. in Iron Man. entrepreneur had a short appearance in Iron Man 2.
In the new business models, lean brings efficiency. In this way, reused rockets, on your return, to land on the ground vertically. Bringing the best freight per kilogram, 60% smaller than NASA.
In 2017, has registered a higher number of missions sent to the space as compared to any other nation in the world, including Russia. He's unbelievable in their creations and brings changes to population behavior disruptive.
The ideas don't stop to Elon Musk, at the same time of your management to promote solar energy, electric vehicles and colonizing Mars, in one of his trips between Los Angeles (SpaceX) and San Francisco (Tesla) can time to design the Hyperloop.
A rocket to transport people from one point to another point in the world for vacuum tunnels. Making San Francisco to Los Angeles in 30 minutes, or New York to Shanghai in 39 min. Partnerships with organizations ensure the impact of artificial intelligence and initiatives aimed at the new behaviors of humanity.
Dreams must go on and the true leader are able to move mountains to put the plan into action. Having the support of a whole team together and professional.
It was an honor to bring so many inspirations in the post of CEO today, awaiting the new inventions of Elon Musk.
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