FoundersCard is a membership organization that was founded to benefit and reward entrepreneurs. If you study the activities and profiles of membership organizations, you will realize that most of them benefit top executives. Most of them are exclusive to top executives and CEOs in large companies. FoundersCard was established to benefit entrepreneurs who work hard to build their business without recognition. Members must be committed to entrepreneurship and value-creation. One of the benefits of joining FoundersCard is that you enjoy networking with other entrepreneurs. You can make business deals and enjoy discounts on products and services from your fellow entrepreneurs. Members enjoy preferential and VIP treatment in luxurious hotels and resorts in any of their branches.
Members benefit from discounted hotel rates and cancellation privileges. Some of the affiliated hotels include Kempinski, Ace, Taj, Morgans, SLS, and Waldorf Astoria. FoundersCard members enjoy elite status and discounted rates from major airline. If your business requires you to travel often across states, you will benefit from preferential treatment in major airlines and car services. You can save up to 35% on fares and spend nights in brand hotels at discounted rates. Members enjoy elite status to American Airlines, British Airways, Qantas, Carey, and Cathay Pacific among other airlines. The other benefit is preferred pricing on products such as computers, wireless connections, legal and shipping services. Some of the companies that offer discounted prices to FoundersCard members include Dell, Legalzoom, UPS, Apple, and AT&T.
The last category of benefits for members includes lifestyle products and services. Members enjoy preferential prices from lifestyle brands such as fitness, entertainment, and fashion. These brands include Herman Miller, Audi, Equinox, SoulCycle, Tod’s, and Bliss Spa among others. FoundersCard members are located in major city across the globe. You do not need to own a large company to join the organization. You simply need to be an entrepreneur or innovator. Members hold private events to meet and build business networks especially in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. The organization has over 15,000 members aged between 18 and 80 years. Most of them are between 30 and 40 years of age and are located in the United States. The CEO of FoundersCard, Eric Kuhn, founded the organization in 2009. Before starting FoundersCard, he led Varsity Group, which provides online and in-store books and uniforms to educational institutions.
Kuhn attained a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1993 from Haverford College. He later pursued a Juris Doctors degree from the George Washington University Law School. He graduated from the law school in 1996 and started practicing law in New York before founding Varsity Group. One of the outstanding traits in Kuhn is his commitment to interact with FoundersCard members. He values their suggestions on the organization’s services and their experience. Kuhn learnt most of his entrepreneurial skills from his father who owned small businesses in Allentown. His experience and hands-on approach in Varsity Group has enabled him to build FoundersCard to a leading global brand. He has been featured among other top executives in major publications including The New York Times, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal.