Top 10 East Asian Entrepreneurs

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Andy Liu, Co-founder

BuddyTV
Seattle

No. 368
2010 Revenue: $2.6 million
Three-Year Growth: 932%

As an American born son to Chinese immigrants, Andy Liu says watching his entrepreneurial father influenced his business sense tremendously. "I probably have more perseverance than most when it comes to the roller coaster ride and I'm a total addict when it comes to building companies now," says Liu, who heads recap and television "companion" company BuddyTV.