SL Entrepreneur Profiles

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Dakota Neumann, Designer/Owner of 5th Element and Gol Sims

November 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Avarie Parker I was fortunate enough to sit down with Dakota Neumann at one of his recently designed villas for an insider look at this successful builder and designer. He is most notably the owner of The 5th Element, a very popular dance club that tops the SLENTRE.COM Traffic Report month after month. He […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Robustus Hax; Second Life™ Entrepreneur

October 29th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor Robustus Hax, the driving force behind the Metaverse Broadcasting Company, has made the pages of SLentrepreneur no less than twice before. The first time he talked to us about the origins of MBC, about the running of a virtual television station, and about the future direction of his company. Since […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Saffia Widdershins owner of Prim Perfect Magazine

September 24th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor When your staff creates a special blog suggesting you for Entrepreneur of the Year, it has to be a good thing. This is the case for Second Life® resident Saffia Widdershins, owner of Prim Perfect Magazine, Prim Perfect blog, and host of SLCN’s Meta Makeover show. I TP’ed first to […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Rusch Raymaker

September 4th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

  By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor Rusch Raymaker has been a resident of the Second Life virtual world since March 23rd, 2007. She is the successful owner of AVENUE Inc., a management company overseeing a number of other ventures. A quick glance at the AVENUE Models blog demonstrates the depth and breadth of Rusch’s domain. […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Sachi Vixen, Designer/Owner of Adam n Eve

July 2nd, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor Earlier this month, Linden Lab® announced that it had replaced their old default avatars with a new set designed by Second Life® residents. When new SL™ client users register for the first time, they will be able to choose from 16 different avatars. The designers chosen to develop these are […]

SL entrepreneur Profile: Zaplock Riggles, “Customer service is more than words on paper.”

May 28th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigimund Leominster, News Editor If ever proof were needed that Second Life entrepreneurs can achieve a measure of success in a relatively short amount of time, Zaplock Riggles is a case study to consider. After less than 2 months in the Metaverse, Zaplock has researched, tested, and now sold no fewer than two products. […]

Second Life Style: Entrepreneur Mimi Juneau Shares Private Paradise

May 14th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Satu Gustafson Last month, SLentrepreneur readers had the chance to gain insights into the business philosophy and tactics of SL retailer Mimi Juneau

SL entrepreneur Profile : Mimi Juneau, “I collect the nicest things you can find in SL, all in one shop”

April 6th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Satu Gustafson Getting started After watching her husband and sons regularly play World of Warcraft and Star Wars, and after reading about Second Life in the papers, curiosity got the better of Mimi Juneau and she thought she might try and have fun in a virtual world herself. After joining SL in July 2006, […]

SL entrepreneur Profile : Riddik Straaf on SL Money, “To keep it in-world is easier.”

March 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

Riddik Straaf began his Second Life in May 2007. Although nine months in real life seems like a fairly short span, SL time is more compressed, and the rapid learning curve means that he is a long-term resident. He works as Realtor for Viking Estates and Realty, but as an entrepreneur, Riddik is involved in […]

SLentrepreneur Profile: Publisher of SL Business Magazine, “In Iraq internet connection is the biggest management challenge.”

March 5th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

I was contacted by SL Business Magazine publisher and creator Hunter Glass, aka Ben Moyer, a few weeks ago and learned he was publishing Volume 2 of his popular business themed magazine. I was eager to ask him what he had learned from his first experience publishing an SL magazine as early as 2006 and […]