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Elon to receive the Edison award

Discussion in 'TSLA Investor Discussions' started by kenliles, Feb 2, 2014.

  1. kenliles

    kenliles Active Member

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    To be awarded in April. Steve Jobs was a former recipient. Award focuses on innovation leadership that greatly advances humanity.

    It's for all his accomplishments including Paypal, Tesla, SpaceX, Solar City

    Many congrates EM. well deserved

    Elon Musk to Receive Edison Award at Parabolic Arc

    About the Edison Awards™

    'The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. The Awards have been recognizing and honoring the best in innovations and innovators since 1987. They honor game-changing innovations that are at the forefront of new product and service development, marketing and human-centered design, and are one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of successful innovation. For more information about the Edison Awards and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.'
     
  2. brianman

    brianman Burrito Founder

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    It would be interesting if his acceptance speech spoke to the battles between Tesla and Edison.
     
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    Was thinking the same thing. Good point brianman
     
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    Agreed.
    Should be the Tesla Awards.
     
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    Give it time ... ;-)
     
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    Thank you all so much, I am honored to accept this award and do so on behalf of Nickola Tesla.......
     
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    Eek. You're known by the company you keep, and past winners of Edison Achievement not only include Martha Stewart but TWO separate Amway charming fellows. As far as I'm concerned, the only worthy reason for Mr Musk to join this group is because of the ironic connection with Edison.
     
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    Edison, being the DC guy, is as germane to Tesla Motors cars as Tesla, the AC guy. The Tesla car has DC batteries and DC SuperChargers while using AC for drive power and low-level charging. Kinda 50/50 but Nikolai was long overdue for the fame & prestige.
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    Steve Jobs might add some worthy points
     
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    AudubonB Mild-mannered Moderator Lord Vetinari*

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    OK, point conceded. Unless you consider what one rotten apple in short order does to the entire barrel.... ;)
     
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    Hahaha :) I hear ya' and very true
     

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