Innovative thinkers ///

Although he holds more than 500 US patents, David Hall, owner of Provo, Utah-based Novatek Inc., will tell you he’s never worked a day in his life. With inventions ranging from a homemade plywood hovercraft to a high-speed drillstring communication network, Hall believes that the key to being a successful inventor is having fun with your job and never being afraid to fail.

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