Category Archives: People

Branson Turns Private Island Into ‘Jurassic Park’

Necker Island, Richard Branson’s 72-acre private retreat, is home not just to the billionaire founder of the Virgin Group and his family, but to the 300 animal species he shelters there. Bloomberg’s Trish Regan got an inside look at the rare animals who are thriving on Branson’s private island. (Source: Bloomberg)

▶ The Most Exclusive Restaurant Is Not Where You Think – YouTube

▶ The Most Exclusive Restaurant Is Not Where You Think – YouTube.

Damon Baehrel has created one of the most exclusive dinner reservations on the planet. His restaurant, Damon Baehrel, is named for its sole employee. Located beneath his home in Earlton, NY, Damon has hosted guests from over 50 countries in the last year alone. The $255-$275 per person base-priced meal gets you 16-20 courses that are conceived, farmed, cooked and served by Damon. Bloomberg’s Rachel Crane goes below ground to taste the exclusive cuisine called Native Harvest. (Source: Bloomberg)

▶ Beyonce’s Album Sales Rock the Music Business – YouTube

Today’s “BWest Byte” is 828,773 for the number of iTunes albums that Beyonce sold over three days following Friday’s new album release. Jon Erlichman reports on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)

▶ Beyonce’s Album Sales Rock the Music Business – YouTube.