It may come as a surprise to many, but most startup founders are actually in their 30’s, and 38 percent are over 40, according to a study conducted by Mattermark on behalf of Bloomberg Beta. Even more enlightening is the fact the average age of successful startup founders is 40 years old. These founders often have years of experience in more conventional industries. With the power of new technology combined with unique vision, they have become the leaders of change and progress.
New York City is home to many of the world’s largest and trendiest tech companies like Facebook, Etsy, and Uber. Less known are the startups that pave the way for innovation. These ten founders over 40 continue to reimagine new frontiers and put their mark on NYC and the world.Read Complete Article