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4090_a215a1165a_small May 5, 2012 by Guest Contributor

Omaha I’ve attended the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder’s meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, for the past few years and always get there early (or send my husband early) to be able to secure seats in the main arena of the 19,000-seat CenturyLink Center. The 2011 attendance was 40,000, so getting there by 6:30 a.m. is important, lest you be relegated to the folding … read more

4081_e450153392_small May 4, 2012 by Chris Wolfgang

Omaha Karen Linder, cytotechnologist, Nebraska Angels investor and entrepreneur, has added published author to her credentials. The Women of Berkshire Hathaway: Lessons from Warren Buffet’s Female CEOs and Directors, published by John Wiley and Sons, debuts this weekend at the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder’s meeting in Omaha. It was actually last year’s meeting … read more

872_3adc7c26cc_small April 30, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha When searching Twitter today for Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting chatter, there seemed to be quite the confusion over an agreeable hashtag for this year's event. So, since we're helping to organize the unofficial Berkshire Tweetup tomorrow, I thought I'd step up to the plate and set the "official" hashtag: #BRK2010 Now that we've decided on the hashtag… read more

869_f0275b9135_small April 29, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

Omaha The Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting is upon us – a weekend of mingling with people from the around the world, browsing Berkshire-owned company exhibits, and absorbing the wisdom of business partners Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger. And the best part, it's all in Omaha. There's no event like this one: accompanied by cans of Coca-Cola Classic and Cherry Coke, along with boxes of See's Candies, two of the most respected and well-known American investors, businessmen… read more

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