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.
Over the last several months of traveling I’ve found that the people that are the happiest, are often the people with the least. What does that say about entrepreneurs who often strive to have it all? People in Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and where I am right now in Indonesia, enjoy drinking out of a coconut […]
I finally did it. I’m free. Here I am sitting by the pool in Bali. “Working.” Today, I surfed. I watched the sunset. I drank Balinese Coffee Luwak, I’m trying to learn two new languages… and still managed to put in about 10 solid hours of work in. I’m in paradise, and I’m happier than […]
Everyone comes to New York to make it big. If you are going out on your own and are looking to surround yourself with talented people in a collaborative environment, co-working is your best option. For other cities check out our list of 64 Co-working Spaces Every Entrepreneur Must Know, from our list of Top […]
Last summer, you voted on the Top 10 Cities for Young Entrepreneurs. Now, we’re listing all the innovative co-working workspaces in those cities. We have also added a handful of cities to the list that were suggested but didn’t make the top 10 in voting… Here are 64 co-working spaces for every entrepreneur… New Orleans: […]
Chris Dixon, Founder Collective The Co-founder of Site Advisor (acquired by McAfee) and Hunch (acquired by eBay) is quickly showing New York what our tech scene needs: successes. While we don’t have an east coast Paypal who’s founders have spun off organizations like Founders Fund, Linkedin, Tesla and SpaceX, we do have Chris Dixon. […]
This past week, the New York Times Op-ed Why I Quit Goldman Sachs called attention to Wall Street and Goldman Sachs’ alleged culture of greed. Greg Smith, head of equity derivatives in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa called out his firm for not acting in the best interest of their clients, but in the best interest […]
“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, […]