— Trevor Milton (@nikolatrevor) August 26, 2020 I love our employees. They make Nikola great & are the key to our success. I'm making good on my promise when I hired the first 50 employees - giving 6,000,000 of my personal shares to them. You'll see a reduction in my holdings for this. They are not sold, but given.The shares he’s handing over in the Phoenix-based company are currently worth about $233 million. The stock has surged since Nikola started trading on the Nasdaq via a reverse merger in early June, driven by investor appetite for electric-vehicle manufacturers, even as the company has yet to produce its first vehicle.Milton, a self-described serial entrepreneur who flunked out of high school and then passed the General Educational Development test, has used social media to promote the firm, drawing parallels to Elon Musk, the world’s fourth-richest person. Milton, 37, is worth $4.6 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a ranking of the … [Read more...] about Nikola founder giving 50 employees $233 million of his stock
Jordan Clarkson scored 24 of his 37 points in the fourth quarter for the Jazz on a night when leading scorer Donovan Mitchell was held to four on 1-for-12 shooting. He didn’t get his first basket until there was 4:05 left. Mitchell was selected to his first All-Star Game earlier in the evening. … [Read more...] about Nikola Jokic carries short-handed Nuggets past Jazz 106-100
I love our employees. They make Nikola great & are the key to our success. I'm making good on my promise when I hired the first +- 50 employees - giving 6,000,000 of my personal shares to them. You'll see a reduction in my holdings for this. They are not sold, but given. … [Read more...] about Nikola’s Trevor Milton gives 50 employees $233 million worth of his stock
On an evening in which the Nuggets looked tighter than a pair of Quin Snyder’s jeans, Jokic produced one of the bigger double-doubles of his career: 30 points and 14 boards on 23 shots. And no shot was bigger than the one with 27.8 seconds left on the clock, game tied at 78-all. … [Read more...] about Keeler: Hey, Nikola Jokic haters? After Game 7, the joke’s on you.
The Bucks trimmed the lead to six in the fourth, but Ross had a dunk and a layup off hard cuts to the basket and Augustin and Vucevic added 3s to push the lead back to 14. Evan Fournier, who went scoreless for three quarters, then buried the Bucks with three 3-pointers in the final five minutes. … [Read more...] about NBA playoffs: Nikola Vucevic helps Magic upset top-seeded Bucks in opener