046: Tanga.com, $30 Million a Year Online Deals Site, How Did They Build It? (w/ Jeremy Young)
Jeremy Young is the founder and CEO of Tanga.com, a company he built from scratch to become one of the fastest-growing privately-held companies in Arizona (#14 2015 ACE Awards) and the largest bootstrapped company in its market, with no outside investors or debts. The company has had over 5 million orders shipped and served more than 2 million customers.
Tanga was honored by Phoenix Business Journal in 2014 and 2015 as one of Arizona’s 25 fastest growing private companies and included in the Internet Retailer’s lists of Top 1000 ecommerce companies. Jeremy was named the 2016 CEO of the Year by Phoenix Business Journal at the AZ Top Tech Exec Awards.
Book recommendation for entrepreneurs:
Founder’s At Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days – Jessica Livingston
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference – Malcolm Gladwell
Other Malcolm Gladwell’s books in general
Legacy: To leave a mark, do something that changes the world, and leave the world a better place – Jeremy.