There are very few people across the world that chose to do something and do it unconditionally. One of such few natural entrepreneurs is Billy McFarland who is successful in the technology industry. Billy is known to many as a tech wiz having founded his first company at the tender age of 13.
The company was an online outsourcing business that connected designers and clients. The aggressive entrepreneur was born in 1991 in New York City. He was raised in New Jersey and attended the Pingry School. Billy McFarland briefly studied computer engineering at Bucknell University and proceeded on with his entrepreneurial skills.
He taught himself how to code and launched an online ad platform, Spling. The users can improve URLs from texts into organized graphic images. Clients of the platform include Universal and Discovery. In 2013, he stretched his technology and enterprising muscles and founded Magnises.
Billy McFarland launched the technology-based and community oriented card in 2014. The company offers perks and guidance to members who seek to improve their lives.
The popular card is available in Washington DC and New York City with plans of expansion into Chicago, Boston, London and Los Angeles. The membership is in tens of thousands, and the figure is set to go up in the next few years.
Magnises mission is to connect members with industry leaders and other members who will enhance their professional growth. The networking is done through live pop-up shows, cocktails and private events.
According to Crunchbase, Billy McFarland agrees that the membership targets millennials who are the largest portion of the country’s population. Magnises partners with brands on special events and offers as the members involved are young professionals who are potential customers.
The Magnises Apps offers an on-demand messaging whereby members get recommendations on where to have dinner or lunch. Members get special treatment in recommended venues and also reservation is made. Magnises has enabled members to be the first in looking into new fashion lines or new joints.