Author Archive: Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson is co-founder of Under30CEO.
After two years traveling and working from his laptop, Matt's official title became Adventurer in Residence, heading up Under30Media's travel company Under30Experiences.
If Matt is around he will be easy to spot as his long luxurious hair is generally flowing freely in the breeze.
“Nothing is more powerful than an idea who’s time has come” When it comes to the world’s most influential young entrepreneurs, for clarity, our list is measured by metrics like net worth, valuation of companies, and capital raised. When it comes to true influence, what some of the entrepreneurs on our list have done is […]
Want to stay on top of everything that’s going on in the New York City startup, tech, and entrepreneur scenes? This list of online publications gives you timely information about whats going on in the greatest city on earth. These sites cover anything from events, information on capital raises, the who’s-who of entrepreneurship, companies that […]
While some Brooklynites would like to argue that the time is now, Brooklyn is one of the top budding tech scenes in the world. Home to some amazing creative agencies such as Carrot Creative, and Space 150, events like Digital Dumbo, workspaces like NYU Poly Incubator and Green Desk and companies like Makerbot, Loosecubes and Etsy, Brooklyn is […]
Today we had the chance to talk with Jason Fiedler who is one of the founder of Splash.FM. Splash.FM is a new music discovery tool that is based on music from people you trust. The company is aiming to grade your music taste and selection similar to how Klout grades your social influence. The founders, […]
Last night I got a call from one of my best friends; this time for a little advice. He works for a high profile tech startup, is one of hardest workers I know, and is one of the most charismatic guys on the planet…. But like me: He can’t manage his time or personal finances. […]
Yup, I said it. Who remembers their boring 9-5 job, where you slacked off and did as little as possible to get by? 2 hour lunches, coffee breaks that turned into 2 hour lunches, mornings on ESPN and Perez Hilton, shopping trips disguised as doctors appointments. I even have a friend who goes and sees […]
We all know that the holidays are supposed to be a time to celebrate with friends and family, reflect on the year that passed, take a break from our busy day to day lives and start planning how to make the following year even better. But is that really what you’ll be doing this holiday […]
“Matt, you just aren’t the type of person that makes those around you better,” I was once told…. while I don’t like to swear, all I can think is “f*ck that guy”. I’ve never been more insulted in my life. That’s Bulletin Board Material I should pin that quote up in the locker room, or […]
Everyone has a number. No, I’m not asking for your number ladies… I’m asking what it would take. What would it take for you to quit your startup and work for someone else. Okay, maybe you wouldn’t be fetching coffee all the time, but seriously, what would it take for you to work your ass […]
It happened. I’m not exactly sure when and I’m not exactly sure how, but I’ll try to explain. Three years ago, Jared and I were sitting in his grandparents basement, imagining one day that with Under30CEO we’d be able point to a spot in the globe, show up and have an amazing network of like […]