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  • 01-Dec-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#489)

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  • 24-Nov-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#488)

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  • 17-Nov-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#487)

    Start with Eastern Airlines in 1957 and arrive at US Airways in 2016. What is being referred to here?

  • 10-Nov-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#486)

    What term is used to describe the offline mechanism for storing Bitcoins?

  • 03-Nov-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#485)

    What was "Thinking about You" and name the company associated with it?

  • 27-Oct-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#484)

    If you are having conversations with Erica online then with which brand would you be dealing with? A CEO said this while talking to his customers, "I am really excited about revitalising manufacturing, I think it needs love and we are going to give ...

  • 20-Oct-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#483)

    Name the brand that launched its ready-to-wear Spring Summer Collection in Paris with a set resembling a data center and droid-like catwalk models recalling Softbank's Pepper or Honda's ASIMO robots instead of human models. Who said this "Ultimately ...

  • 13-Oct-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#482)

    Connect the name of a crater on the moon and the monsoon winds. The discovery of the monsoon winds boosted the Indian Ocean trade. In 1990 Mikhail Gorbachev dismissed an official by the name of Vladilen Nikitin, blaming him for an acute shortage of ...

  • 06-Oct-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#481)

    Legend has it that the founder of this brand dreamt of a kind of a beetle some 300 hundred years ago and established a knitting and weaving business in a central European country. His son purchase the brand name that it is still known in the 1930s ...

  • 29-Sep-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#480)

    Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) penned a parody of HW Longfellow's well-known poem "Hiawatha" in the 1850s. In his parody he glorified a particular product which he used. Name the brand A particular brand's short movie production house ...

  • 21-Sep-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#479)

    Connect the exploration of the Baffin Bay by William Edward Parry, Captain George Vancouver's expeditions to the North Pacific in the 1770s, East India Company's voyages covering Cape of Good Hope to China, astronomer Don Jose Joaquin to whom the ...

  • 14-Sep-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#478)

    This building was the headquarters of a global brand when it was built in the late 1930s. It was the second-tallest building in Europe when it was built. It had a paternoster lift, a passenger elevator which consists of a chain of open compartments ...

  • 07-Sep-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#477)

    This former British test pilot entered aeronautical design and engineering in the 1940s and designed a landing gear allowing aircraft to take off and land in crosswinds. In the 1960s, he invented a device that is also made in collaboration with BMW. ...

  • 31-Aug-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#476)

    Name this North American company that has been appointing a chief play officer after a stringent selection process since 2009? Also name its current CPO Connect the Norwegian explorer, Captain Roald Amundsen, first man to reach the South Pole in ...

  • 22-Aug-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#475)

    In the Rio Olympics 2016, which team embodies this brand's belief which is "Acceptance for everyone, everywhere"? As a young boy he tried to teach his Skye Terrier to growl in words. He made a speaking machine modelled on a lamb's larynx. He became ...

  • 15-Aug-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#474)

    This Canadian-born company founder received a patent for an invention in the mid-1910s, after experiments at his Chicago boarding house that helped turn the commodity shippable

  • 08-Aug-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#473)

    This person was unconventional and an executive in an Oil Company. His first guru was a Russian who brought Sufism to Europe

  • 01-Aug-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#472)

    Which Indian company is the first to get a nod to sell a follow-on biologic or subsequent entry biologic in a developed country? The Dissolution of the Monasteries in the late 1530s was one of the most revolutionary events in English history. It was ...

  • 25-Jul-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#471)

    Identify this special limited edition: It is dedicated to a lady and her time in Paris in the 1920s with art deco motifs

  • 18-Jul-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#470)

    Connect the jazz club musicians from the 1920s in the US with some of the people employed by digital era entities like Uber and Air BnB now and what do you arrive at?

  • 11-Jul-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#469)

    Who is responsible for the launch of the Dipper brand of condoms and why? In the mid-1990s IBM, Compaq, Oracle and Cisco were willing to invest in a $100 million fund collectively to create the ____fund to support start-ups who would use _____to ...

  • 03-Jul-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#468)

    This digital media company gets its name from the act of people combining pieces of the web in interesting ways. For example plotting photos from your Flickr account on Google Maps or picking up a video from You tube and posting it on a blog. It is ...

  • 26-Jun-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#467)

    Who is launching a range of fragrant perfumes under the brand name "Lust"? It is one of the oldest companies listed in the Dow Jones Index since 1896 that started in this city in the New York state. The motto of this city is: "The city that lights ...

  • 20-Jun-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#466)

    This person studied at the University of Milan and at the University Atlanta in the US. He was a pilot for the Italian air force during WW-II and was close to Benito Mussolini's eldest daughter. He was also a member of the Italian Winter Olympics ...

  • 13-Jun-2016 | Gaurav Sri Krishna

    The Strategist Quiz (#465)

    This product was named after __ & Murrie both, who partnered to launch this brand during the late 1930s. In which European country has this brand been barred from being sold with its products using the lower-case "m" as it resembles a local ...

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