November/December 2018 issue of Gentleman’s Journal, featuring Hugh Jackman. We headed to New York to ask the actor, singer, dancer and philanthropist: Is there nothing he can’t do? Elsewhere, we raise a glass to our annual Drinks Awards, wind up a Watch Special and take lessons in business from Richard Branson and Ralph Lauren.
Adam Ludwin of Captify
How to predict the future
Adam Ludwin is the co-founder of Captify, a leader in Search Intelligence. After dropping out of university, Adam founded his first digital media business from a computer in his mother’s hallway at the age of 21. In just a few short years, his company Captify has gone on to work with…
Propercorn’s Cassandra Stavrou and Ryan Kohn
How to stand out from the crowd
Cassandra Stavrou and Ryan Kohn are the co-founders of Propercorn, the UK’s best selling popcorn brand. The pair started the company in 2011, and back then they used a cement mixer and a paint sprayer to cook up their first batches. Today, Propercorn sells a packet of popcorn every second.
How to succeed as the underdog
Anton Chirkunov is the founder of Wheely, a luxury ride hailing app based in Moscow and London. A typical tech founder prodigy, Anton built the first version of the company at just 23 years old. Since then, it’s grown into a thriving business with more than 250 employees, and next…