The Big Moneymen of Palestine, Inc.

July 1989 – Fortune A real estate deveoper based in Washington, Mohamed Hadid traces his roots to Daher al-Omar Alziadani, The Bedouin tribesman who used a scimitar to carve Palestine–however briefly–from the Ottoman Empire in the 18th century. Born in Nazareth during the 1948 cold war, Hadid grew up in Damascus and Beirut, where his […]

Revamped iCrave Returns

May 2002 – Dealmemo.com One of Hollywood’s scariest Internet monsters, whose online streams of TV shows were killed off by an angry mob of lawsuits, has been resuscitated, this time as a would-be ally set to resume operations this weekend. The Net-based iCraveTV will have a slightly different Web address — http://www.icravetv.biz — than its […]

Buy High, Sell Higher

Continental Profiles, by Jeff Shear Developer Mohamed Hadid’s quest for the best. There’s no question that Mohamed Hadid belongs here, in the posh precincts of the Jockey Club in the capital’s Ritz-Carlton hotel where power eaters do lunch: He owns the place—-the club, the hotel, and about $400 million of the surrounding Washington real estate. […]