Sam Zell says in a new interview with Forbes
that "A true entrepreneur doesn't have the word
‘failure' in his lexicon. Maybe [a venture] doesn't work out. But no failures." So he can move on from the Tribune debacle without feeling bad, I guess. As for the glare of attention for owning and mismanaging a media company, he didn't like it and won't miss it: "I just don't need to be the media's bitch anymore."
Read the excerpt by following the link below:
Zell: 'I just don't need to be the media's bitch anymore" - LA Observed
Pictured, Los Angeles Times Pressman Victor Banuelos and Sam Zell