Whether you’re a would-be entrepreneur or have spent decades being an entrepreneur. You could be worse-off than to read the short biographies of young entrepreneurs who’ve been through the journey before.
So we’ve compiled a list from top young entrepreneurs,. It’s a list of influential millennials at building businesses and being pro-active, particularly in the social media sphere. These are the leaders of the future.
Here’s what some of them said about this list:
— BΞN TOWΞRS (@TowersBen) January 21, 2016
— Noa Mintz (@noa_mintz) January 17, 2016
Our young entrepreneurs list is an automatic algorithm based on social media influence, Klout scores and a secret recipe. We take into account various metrics from Twitter, Facebook, Wikipedia, Youtube, LinkedIn and Instagram. The list gets updated each Thursday. If you believe you can arise a creative impulse in people (or you know a business leader who can), you can add yourself by clicking the “join” button. All entries are considered by our admins, and RichTopia reserves the right to accept or forbid people from the list as it deems fit.
| Steven Bartlett |
25 years old. Being unrealistic. CEO: Social Chain Group. @TheSocialChain, Global Social First Marketing Agency & @Media_Chain, Media Publishing House. Offices:
| Vitalik Buterin |
| Matthew Haag (NaDeSHoT) |
YouTube creator, Twitch streamer, former professional gamer. Founder/CEO @100Thieves.
| Warren Cassell Jr ||0||48|
| Erik Finman |
19 | Launching a Satellite | @TIME's Most Influential Teen | Fixing Education | Looks like this whole Bitcoin thing might pan out
| Sharad Vivek Sagar |
Powering the next generation of leaders.
| James Corneille |
17 y/o Entrepreneur, running Positivity Pack. 12 time award winner, also Alien.
| Mark Gurman |
Apple & Consumer Tech, Bloomberg. Gadgets With Gurman: https://t.co/T4wXhExG7Q…. Tips: [email protected], Wickr/Telegram/WeChat: gurmanmark. DM for Signal.
| Gareth O'Sullivan |
Content Marketing & Community Manager @SkillsLabIO | CEO @WUDClothing® #TravelBlogger✈️. 21 y/o. 19 Countries
| Rob Nunn |
Entrepreneur & Investor. @USAinUK Young Leader. @GraystoneIntl / @CreativeGroupUK. For PR: @TheBarran - [email protected] | @BrooklynNets & @NYJets fan!
| James Ellsmoor |
Founder & Director of @SolarHeadofState
| Brian Condenanza |
Founder @FluoShoes | Entrepreneur | Blockchain, Crypto & Bitcoin Enthusiast | Investor | Writer | ICO Advisor: @TradeToken, @Viola_AI_.
| Amani Al-Khatahtbeh |
the @nytimes calls me a media titan. founder @muslimgirl. author https://t.co/6oKqUKRkRC pitches/inquiries: [email protected] bookings: [email protected]
| Chase Crawford |
funny guy who is in movies | #Sundance + #TIFF alum
| Jack Parsons |
My mission is to change the world for young people by creating 2 million work-life experiences in the United Kingdom before taking this mission global.
| Stacey Ferreira |
Co-founder @joinforge. Co-Author of @2billionunder20. Co-founded @my_socialcloud (acquired by https://t.co/QYxgjW8rEd). 2015 Thiel Fellow. Forbes 30 Under 30.
| Deionte Watts |
God's Mercy Kept Me| N-E-G-U-S definition: royalty; King royalty | a Goal Without God’s Plan is Simply a Wish
| Ben Towers |
19 years old • Young Entrepreneur & Investor • Speaker • TV & Radio • #1 on @TheTimes Super Teen Power List • Ambassador @BulliesOut @DogsTrust @youngenterprise
| Kayode Damali ||0||41|
| Palmer Luckey |
I am a technology enthusiast, writer, and modder. Founder of ModRetro, Oculus VR, and Anduril.
| Heben Nigatu |
I slipped and fell on a banana peel once. Being alive is so embarrassing. //
| Ollie Whitfield |
Social Selling practitioner @CreationAgency
| Julie Zeilinger |
Founding Editor @the_fbomb @womensmediacntr. Author A Little F'd Up, College 101. Forbes #30Under30. @FRESHSpeakers. Liz Lemon & Ron Swanson's love child.
| Khoa Phan |
A @Forbes #30under30 Marketing/Advertising. Animator, brand content creator, corgi (running man) dad, traveler.
| Brian Wong |
Founder and CEO of @kiip. Nomad by choice. Explorer. Author of @CheatCodeBook
| Harry McCann |
Founder of the @DYCIRL | Entreprenuer, Media Pundit, Public Speaker & 19-years-old | Working towards the next Youthquake | Agent: [email protected]
| Kanwal Masroor |
Disruptor, CEO, Technology Leader, Public Speaker, Digital Marketing Strategist, Entrepreneur #KanwalMasroor
| Allen Gannett |
CEO @TrackMaven. Focused on making the world more creative. Author, "The Creative Curve" (June 2018 Currency/Penguin Random House)
| Thomas Pritchard |
Financial Services, Funding, Cyber Security and Fintech Consultant. London to Worthing. Instagram:- spartangeek27 Opinions Are My Own/Tweets ARE NOT advice
| Jonathan Vicentt |
Biomédico MT BLOGGER |#Writer Escritor|Health #LGBTpedia @HRW | #HumanRights #LGBT Advocate
| Deep Patel ||0||35|
| Luke Massie |
24 | Giving it a real good GO @vibetickets [email protected]
| Takunda Chingonzoh |
Founder of @techvillagezw & @EdenResearchZW. My goal is to help build 100 startups in Africa by 2020. Im on a mission to be better living life in #PermanentBeta
| Mark Silberg |
| Amanda Gutterman |
cmo @consensys, co-creator @etherealsummit, #blockchain columnist @theinformation
| George Burgess |
Venture Partner @InMotionVenture | Founder @GojimoApp (now @Telegraph) | Founder @EdTechExchange | @Forbes 30 Under 30 | @Stanford Dropout | #Mobility #EdTech
| Ari Weinstein |
Developer, co-founder of @WorkflowHQ, @DeskConnect, @GoVotePlz.
| Lane Sutton |
Employer branding, marketing strategist, and student. Gen Z. Connecting people with brands. @Disney
| Gabriel Blanchet |
Avid learner + outdoorsman. Co-Founder @GroveLabs to help everybody grow fresh, tasty food year round with a living ecosystem in their home. Check it out.
| Casey Adams |
I Interview Entrepreneurs & Influencers
| Christian Owens |
Founder, CEO of https://t.co/TpPWXVyrPn — Making it easier for people to build software companies. Spurious rhymes. British.
| Nanxi Liu @Enplug |
CEO @Enplug, #1 open digital display software. Founder of Nanoly Bioscience. Forbes 30Under30. https://t.co/0Z4nfXEdSM
| Caroline Pugh |
Chief of Staff @CareJourney, @entrepreneur Magazine 15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch
| Maran Nelson |
One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple. @claralabs and @joininteract
| Ben Jeffries |
I create stuff.
| Ben Pasternak ||0||27|
| Nteff Alain |
Building a Modern digital health infrastructure for emerging markets with @theGiftedMom
| Paul Duan |
Making the world a better place, one algorithm at a time. Founder @bayesimpact. I enjoy wine, data, and terrible puns. @YCombinator @Ashoka @Forbes #30Under30
| Zach Latta |
Founder of @starthackclub. Thiel Fellow & Forbes 30 Under 30. Good things come to those who build.
| Andy Bromberg |
Co-founder & CEO at @CoinList. Founding research scientist at the @Stanford Bitcoin Group.
| Jordan Daykin |
Jordan Daykin | One of Britain's Leading Young Entrepreneurs | [email protected]
| Matthew Jones |
Investor @anthemis #fintech #insurtech ([email protected])
| Morgan Beller |
Corporate Development @Facebook. Alum and fangirl of @Medium, @a16z, @Cornell, @eBay, @CornellTech, @Poprightin, @HighLineVP
| Sean Spooner |
22 | Co-founder and Creative Director of Dreem –– integrated marketing agency based in Cardiff.
| Timothy Hwang |
Bioengineer. Pharma Marketer. Philanthropist. Spontaneity Enthusiast. Sports Lover. Works hard, dances harder. Up-and-Coming Blogger. And yes, I rock at math.
| Hakim Setyobudi |
ISTP - I Am Muslim, I Am Not A Terrorist
| Jordan Casey |
Programmer, Speaker (LSB/CSA). NOTE: Am still active in business/speaking engagements however have Final Exams in 2018 Enquiries: [email protected]
| Alex Banayan |
Forbes 30 Under 30 • Author of The Third Door (Crown/Random House) about my 5-year quest to track down & learn from Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Lady Gaga + more
| Beau Blyth |
Game Designer: Samurai Gunn, Hyper Light Drifter, Tormentor X Punisher, 0Space, Shoot First, Action Fist, Fish Face
| William Zhou |
Founder/CEO at @chalkdotcom. Passionate about education. @Forbes #30Under30. Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.
| Ollie Forsyth |
19 | Founder @tbeclubHQ + @tbeacademy + C/F @HausSpaces | @TheTimes Super Teens List #3 | Represented @schoolspeakers | Also a @queensleaders | Featured @Forbes
| Ellen Chilemba |
African creative | dj,artist,writer | founder&director @tiwalecbo | social media manager @wearefamilyfdtn | Awards from @forbes @glamourmag @u2 | ig:chmba_
| Vicente Fernandez |
Co-founder @Sportsmanias. Forbes #30Under30. Played football at @UChicago
| Megan Grassell ||0||18|
| Nick D'Aloisio |
Founder of Summly; CS & Philosophy at Oxford Uni; Apple Design Award '14; WSJ Innovator of Year '13. Ex: PM of Y! News Digest, EIR at Airbnb.
| Ben Harvatine |
Engineer, designer, and entrepreneur. @MIT, @MassChallenge, @Techstars, and @ArchGrants alum. 2016 @Forbes 30U30. Bleeds blue & white for @PennStateFball.
| Soroush Ghodsi |
Founder @slik_ai (YC S17) - [email protected]
| Catalin Voss |
I'm killing time while I wait for life to shower me with meaning and happiness. - Calvin
| Adrian Marcus |
Creative Director for @Sociallyin, THE Social Media Agency. #Hailstate
| Adam Entre_Adam |
1/2 of @Bradford_Swain | Social Entrepreneur | Queen’s Young Leader & Queen’s Commonwealth Trust Advisor | @oneyoungworld @dragonjones Ambassador | views mine
| Madison Nicole |
19 year old [email protected]® & Madison Nicole® I believe in charitable giving, being happy, and helping others. Act on your creativity
| Jessica Tenuta |
https://t.co/s7UFm6aZ2d #Cofounder & CPO @packbackco | #TEDx Speaker | Former Brand Designer @listenventures & Fellow @Lightbank | Chicago Artist
| Catherine Cook |
Co-founder & VP Brand Strategy MeetMe
| Audrey Cheng |
CEO @moringaschool. | You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.
| Ocean Pleasant |
admittedly terrible at this Twitter thing
| Christopher Gray |
Entrepreneur. Partner at @DormRoomFund. Founder of @Myscholly #SharkTank #Forbes30Under30
| David Lalor |
Co-founder @virramarketing | Board Member @DYCIRL | Founder at davidlalordesign.com | @F1inSchoolsIRL Junior National Champion | @CTYI Member | 17 y/o
| Rebecca Liebman |
Founder @LearnLux | Boston Startups | @Forbes 30 under 30 | Public Speaking | Nature | Constantly learning | Motivating people, especially on Mondays
| Dmitry Aksenov |
Founder and CEO at DigitalGenius. @ForbesUnder30.
| Ishaan Gulrajani |
deep learning research @google
| Deepika Kurup |
Student @ Harvard | Scientist
| Eden Full Goh |
PM at @ButterflyNetInc | @ThielFellowship | Founder at @TheSunSaluter | Senior Pug Enthusiast
| Michael Venn |
Founder & CEO of @TeamCrugo. Tech entrepreneur, featured in Forbes & The Huffington Post at the age of 22. Has a passion for tech, cars and entrepreneurship.
| Tom Osborn |
Writer | Entrepreneur | Computer Science and Economics @Harvard University | Forbes & Salt Magazine 30 under 30 |
| Tai Tran |
Storyteller. Marketing Leader. Entrepreneur. Host of Zero to Infinity Podcast. Forbes 30 Under 30. LinkedIn Top Voice. TEDx Speaker. Former Apple & Samsung.
| Shubham Banerjee |
Creator of Braigo™ | Founder @braigolabs | Keynote Speaker @WWSGConnect | QB @scbruinfootball | Class of 2019 @SC_Bruins| Do Social Good. - personal tweets
| Urvesh Vasani |
Label owner and superagent at Six Inch Nails (2012-2017). Now, CEO @HeartfaceTV. Tweet @HeartfaceHelp for support.
| Travis Montaque |
Founder/CEO @ Emogi | Forbes 30 Under 30
| Hart Main |
Hi, welcome to Chili's! Forever stuck at 5' 11 3/4"
| Noa Mintz |
Teen entrepreneur and speaker. Founder of Nannies by Noa. Fortune 18 under 18. Crain's 20 under 20
| Leon Sasson |
Bits, pixels, sleep. Mostly making lists @risescience
| Neha Kinariwalla |
Student @ColumbiaMed. Bridging treatment gaps @HumanologyProj. Forbes 30u30 in Healthcare, @Gates_Cambridge alum, & hopelessly reliant on autocorerct.
| Daniel Fine |
Founder+CEO: Fine Co, @TeamBroLove, @Glass_U, @DosedApp. Make what if, what is. @Penn @Wharton'15.
| Hyrum |
Co-Founder & Chief Brand Officer of https://t.co/RmdJiKSELN
| John Brooks |
Developer of Ricochet, and other work around internet privacy & anonymity. ricochet:rs7ce36jsj24ogfw
| Amr Ashraf |
Tech entrepreneur passionate about food. Co-founder and CEO @Engezni. Co-founder @ideabakers. Co-founder @CreativEgypt Computer Engineering & Business grad @AUC
| Febin Bellamy |
Founder of Unsung Heroes, Inc. (Featured on NBC Nightly News, CNN's Headline News, Forbes, Cover Page of Washington Post)
| Greg Sewitz |
Co-founder of @exo_protein, pioneering the consumption of insects. Forbes 30 Under 30 2016 and Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies 2015.
| Matthew K. Firpo |
Matthew K. Firpo is an award-winning director, photographer, and screenwriter dedicated to telling powerful stories. https://t.co/WOiirsIuxp
| Abdul Shakur |
21, Award Winning Recruitment Entrepreneur at @CreativeArrow - Franchise owner @BGS_EastLondon
The Richtopia top young entrepreneurs list is compiled using a number of metrics combining to produce rank order. Two of the main influencers on a persons ranking are their social media profiles and regular media coverage. Our sister company Marketing Runners specialises in increasing the profile of brands and personalities so if there are people you think should be higher on our list or someone who is not included on the list and wants greater exposure, then get them to contact the Marketing Runners team who may be able to help.
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Here’s some more comments from the young entrepreneurs on this list:
— Deepika Kurup (@TheDeepikaKurup) January 28, 2016
@RichtopiaCom absolutely thrilled to be included in the list 🙂
— Nina Devani (@DevaniSoft) January 21, 2016
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— Tai Tran (@taictran) January 17, 2016
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— Shubham Banerjee (@ShubhamSocial) January 17, 2016
— Nanxi Liu @Enplug (@nanxi_liu) January 17, 2016
— Karim Abouelnaga (@KarimAbouelnaga) January 17, 2016
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