500 Million $ Business in 24 Months
Max Rhodes, born and raised on Oklahoma, studied at Yale and now operating a startup with teams in Silicon Valley and Waterloo, Canada. And worked with some best operators in startup worldJack Dorsey and Keith Rabois, and has run his own venture through Y Combinator.
He thinks that everyone must learn from the past, today is a replica for that has happened in the past. Rhodes went to work with Brain & Company, and is currently on the team at Faire, along with13% came from Brain. He adds that a Brain is a place where one can learn to break down the problems.
The founding team of Flair decided to apply to Y Combinator just two weeks after deciding on their business idea, where all pretty quiet worked well for Flair, who has followed the more modern business model of going with distributed teams. One with a lot of talent in Waterloo, Canada.
The most important thing according to Rhoads is finding a location and forming a team, asMax Rhodes believes local retail is actually making a comeback.
Only by filling the gaps formed by Amazon and Walmart, local retailers can get their edge back.