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Bill Gross

Founder of Idealab, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

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Bill Gross Biography

Bill Gross founded Idealab in March 1996. Gross is a lifelong entrepreneur, starting his first solar business in high school. After graduating from the California Institute of Technology, Gross started GNP Development, Inc., which made a natural language product for Lotus 1-2-3 called HAL. In 1985, Lotus Development Corporation acquired GNP.

In 1991, Gross started Knowledge Adventure, an educational software publisher that was eventually sold to Havas/Vivendi. Gross serves on the boards of directors of numerous companies and is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Caltech and the Art Center College of Design. Gross received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Caltech.

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  • HOW TO BOOK Bill Gross?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Bill Gross for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Bill Gross, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Bill Gross or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK Bill Gross?

    Speaking fees for Bill Gross, or any other keynote speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The amount that Bill Gross charges to speak often varies according to the circumstances, including their schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Bill Gross, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR Bill Gross?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Bill Gross for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Bill Gross for your next private or corporate function.
  • WHAT IS A FULL-SERVICE TALENT BOOKING AGENCY?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Bill Gross or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Bill Gross or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.
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All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

Founder of Idealab, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

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Bill Gross Biography

Bill Gross founded Idealab in March 1996. Gross is a lifelong entrepreneur, starting his first solar business in high school. After graduating from the California Institute of Technology, Gross started GNP Development, Inc., which made a natural language product for Lotus 1-2-3 called HAL. In 1985, Lotus Development Corporation acquired GNP.

In 1991, Gross started Knowledge Adventure, an educational software publisher that was eventually sold to Havas/Vivendi. Gross serves on the boards of directors of numerous companies and is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Caltech and the Art Center College of Design. Gross received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Caltech.

Bill Gross Videos

  • Idealab and Heliogen Founder Bill Gross | Full Interview | Code 2022
    Idealab and Heliogen Founder Bill Gross sits with Kara Swisher at the 2022 Code Conference. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/FRleYo Check out our full...
  • Bill Gross: The single biggest reason why startups succeed

FAQs on booking Bill Gross

  • How to book Bill Gross?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Bill Gross for both live and virtual events for over 20 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Bill Gross, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Bill Gross or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Bill Gross?

    Speaking fees for Bill Gross, or any other keynote speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The amount that Bill Gross charges to speak often varies according to the circumstances, including their schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Bill Gross, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Bill Gross?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Bill Gross for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Bill Gross for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Bill Gross or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Bill Gross or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Bill Gross is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Bill Gross for your event is $30,000 - $50,000. Bill Gross generally travels from Pasadena, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Andrew Winston, Geoff Colvin, Andrew Busch, Vinod Khosla and Robin Chase. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Bill Gross for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Bill Gross Speaker Videos

  • Idealab and Heliogen Founder Bill Gross | Full Interview | Code 2022
    Idealab and Heliogen Founder Bill Gross sits with Kara Swisher at the 2022 Code Conference. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/FRleYo Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/JeqE6e Follow...
    Bill Gross: The single biggest reason why startups succeed

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

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