Will Yakowicz is a staff writer for Inc. magazine. He has covered business, crime, and local politics for The Brooklyn Paper and was the editor of Park Slope Patch. He has also reported on the West Bank and Moscow for Tablet Magazine. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Nelson Mandela--prisoner, freedom fighter, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and South Africa's former president--died today. He was 95. Below, see the tweets from entrepreneurs and business leaders about the man and his legacy: