Starting a Business as a Young Entrepreneur: Interview with Sachin Kamdar, CEO of Parse.ly

Interview with young entrepreneur Sachin Kamdar on starting his business Pars.ly. This is part one of the ten part series. Follow the Starting a Business as a Young Entrepreneur interview series and ...


Don’t Make These Job Search Mistakes!

Ok, you know all the basics of interviewing that first job or even that better job. Do research on the company. Dress appropriately. Arrive on time. Listen. Ask questions. Follow-up. It’s a simple f...


No License Needed for Venture Capital: Interview with MeetMe Co-Founder Catherine Cook

In 2005, Catherine and Dave Cook were 15 and 16 respectively when they came up with the concept for myYearbook.  With a $250,000 investment from their older brother Geoff, they worked with overseas d...


Interview: How Michael Gluck Turned $5,000 into $1,000,000 with VG Market

Michael Gluck started his entrepreneurial career at the age of 4 – painting smiley faces on coconuts to sell to people on the beach. Today, Michael Gluck is the founder and CEO of VG Market, a growi...


Nine Lessons I’ve Learned From Interviewing Young Entrepreneurs

For the last year, I’ve had the honor of authoring the young entrepreneur interview series here at under30ceo.com. During that time, I’ve spoken to over 40 of the most talented, passionate, innova...


Building a Business You Love with Joe Knoernschild, Co-Founder of Hurley

Matt Wilson: When you started Hurley you were 26.  Can you tell us a story from the early days living the surf entrepreneur lifestyle? Joe K: 1980, 26 years old, happily married with Cindy and our y...


Interview: Tiffany Tabar and UpSpring PR Focus on Design

  Tiffany Tabar is the CEO and co-founder of UpSpring PR, a boutique public relations firm specializing in architecture, interior design and product manufacturing. She and her co-founder, Sarah N...


Aron Schwarzkopf Brings Cloud Technology to Small Businesses with Leaf

It’s always wonderful to hear about someone taking cutting edge technology and making it available to people who might not normally be able to access it. Such is the case with Aron Schwarzkopf, foun...


Lucas Mendieta and Cutting Edge Elite – The Story Behind the Glamour

Lucas Mendieta’s story is unique among the array of young entrepreneur chronicles I’ve rolled out on these pages. About five and a half years ago, in his mid-20’s and without the benefit of a co...


Interview: Rising Star Monica Berrondo from Macromoltek

Meet rising star, Monica Berrondo, with Macromoltek. She’s an inspiration and role model for blazing new trails as a scientist in biotechnology and on top of that having a computer science backgroun...