Elon is currently 42, young and ambitious, he’s an engineer and a serial entrepreneur who is looking to change the way we see the world today. He went on to start SpaceX, the company that managed to launch the first rocket into space. And now he’s focused on one of his most game-changing endeavors yet, he is the founder and CEO of Tesla motors, which produces electronic cars that can most likely smoke any super car you can think of.
Musk had the innovative spirit from very early on, even before he co-founded PayPal, which was known as X.com back then. In 1995, Elon made the bold move of dropping out of Stanford after just two days of classes to start his own company — a move we commend him for. The company was known as Zip2 Corporation, which was one of the first ever online city guides.
In just a few short years, he had an exit, after his company was bought for $307 million dollars, in which he took home 22 million, after venture capital and dilution. Then he decided to tackle a global payment system, which is now used for the majority of online transactions around the world — and the rest was history. Here is how Elon Musk plans on changing the world even more (Continue Reading)