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Nick Woodman

  • 'Nicholas Nick Woodman' is the founder and CEO of GoPro.

Nick Woodman - Early life and education

  • He earned a degree in Visual Arts from the University of California, San Diego.[http://jewishbusinessnews.com/2013/03/07/welcome-to-the-billionaires-club/ Jewish Business News: Welcome to the Billionaires’ Club by By Orna Taub] March 7, 2013 After school he founded a marketing company called funBug but after it did not succeed, in 2002 at the age of 26, he decided to travel around the world surfing.

Nick Woodman - Career

  • In December 2012, the Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn purchased 8.88% of the company for 200 million dollars which set the market value of the company at 2.25 billion dollars making Woodman, who owned the majority of the stock, a billionaire.[http://www.businessinsider.com/meet-the-worlds-newest-billionaire-a-36-year-old-surfer-dude-named-nicholas-woodman-2012-12 Business Insider: Meet The World's Newest Billionaire, A 36-Year-Old 'Surfer Dude' Named Nicholas Woodman by Alyson Shontell] December 23,

Nick Woodman - Personal life

  • Woodman is married to Jill R. Scully[http://www.inc.com/magazine/201202/the-gopro-army_pagen_2.html Inc Magazine: The GoPro Army by Tom Foster] January 26, 2012 and they have two children. They live in Woodside, California.[http://sf.blockshopper.com/news/story/2500152448-Inventor_spends_12_5M_for_Woodside_5BD, San Francisco Block Shopper: Inventor spends $12.5M for Woodside 5BD] December 11, 2011 Woodman is known as the “mad billionaire” due to his unconventional behavior and eccentricities.

Nick Woodman - Personal life

  • As of 2013, he is worth an estimated US$1.3 billion.[http://www.forbes.com/pictures/emeg45fdgf/nicholas-woodman/ Forbes Billionaires 2013: Notable Newcomers]

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • Aviel Goodman, M.D., proposed a maladaptive pattern of sexual behavior, leading to clinically significant impairment or distress, as manifested by three (or more) of the following, occurring at any time in the same 12-month period:

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • ## a need for markedly increased amount or intensity of the behavior to achieve the desired effect

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • ## markedly diminished effect with continued involvement in the behavior at the same level or intensity

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • ## characteristic psychophysiological withdrawal syndrome of physiologically described changes and/or psychologically described changes upon discontinuation of the behavior

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • # the sexual behavior is often engaged in over a longer period, in greater quantity, or at a higher intensity than was intended

Sexual addiction - Goodman

Sexual addiction - Goodman

Sexual addiction - Goodman

  • # the sexual behavior continues despite knowledge of having a persistent or recurrent physical or psychological problem that is likely to have been caused or exacerbated by the behavior

Curt Siodmak

  • 'Curt Siodmak' (August 10, 1902 – 2 September, 2000) was a novelist and screenwriter. He made a name for himself in Hollywood with Horror film|horror and science fiction films, most notably The Wolf Man (1941 film)|The Wolf Man and Donovan's Brain (film)|Donovan's Brain (the latter adapted from Donovan's Brain|his novel of the same name). He was the brother of noir director Robert Siodmak.

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • Siodmak was the nephew of noted film producer Seymour Nebenzal, who funded Menschen am Sonntag with funds borrowed from his father, Heinrich Nebenzahl.

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • In the following years Siodmak wrote many novels, screenplays, and short stories including the novel F.P.1|F.P.1 Antwortet Nicht (F.P.1 Doesn't Answer) (1932) which became a popular movie starring Hans Albers and Peter Lorre.

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • In the film, Siodmak created several werewolf legends: being marked by a pentagram; being practically immortal apart from being struck/shot by silver implements/bullets; and the famous verse:

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • Even a man who is pure in heart,

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • (the last line was changed in the sequels to And the Moon is full and bright).

Curt Siodmak - Life and career

  • In the plots of his work, Siodmak utilised the latest scientific findings combining those with pseudo-scientific motifs like the Jekyll and Hyde complex, the Consequences of German Nazism|Nazi trauma and the East-West dichotomy.

Curt Siodmak - Non fiction

  • * Even a Man Who Is Pure in Heart: The Life of a Writer, Not Always to His Liking (1997)

Curt Siodmak - Non fiction

  • * Wolf Man's Maker (2001) (Posthumous autobiography)

Curt Siodmak - Partial filmography

  • *Menschen am Sonntag (People on Sunday, 1930) - writer

Curt Siodmak - Partial filmography

Curt Siodmak - Partial filmography

  • *Der Kampf mit dem Drachen oder: Die Tragödie des Untermieters (1930) - writer

Curt Siodmak - Partial filmography

  • * The Man in Search of His Murderer (1931)

Curt Siodmak - Partial filmography

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