Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 20, 2013
FoundersCard, a leading Membership community for entrepreneurs and innovators, announced today that it has reached more than 15,000 Members in 82 countries. The company’s membership growth has been fueled by an increase in new member applications, up 57% from 2012. Applications from female entrepreneurs increased by over 67%, and applications from entrepreneurs outside the United States, which rose by 68%.
The top industries represented by FoundersCard members continued to be Technology (55%), Entertainment (16%), Financial, (9%) and Fashion (6%).
FoundersCard CEO Eric Kuhn said, “Surpassing 15,000 Members is an exciting way to finish 2013. We are thrilled to continue to provide significant value to our members with more events in new cities and a constantly growing benefits program.”
Along with the increase of its membership base, FoundersCard has expanded its premier benefits program to include recent partnerships with American Airlines, Herman Miller, SoulCycle, and a curated hotel program that has grown to include over 175 hotel properties worldwide. In addition to these well-known brands, FoundersCard continues to partner with companies run by fellow members providing insider access to innovative services.
FoundersCard has also expanded its popular FC Signature Networking Events, designed to bring industry leaders together in world-class venues. Recent FoundersCard events were held in Paris, Boulder, Seattle, London, San Francisco, and Miami, with upcoming events scheduled in Las Vegas (Mandarin Oriental Hotel), New York (Ace Hotel), Austin (W Hotel), Washington, D.C. (Sports Club/LA), and Los Angeles (Standard Hotel).
To inquire about Membership contact memberservices(at)founderscard(dot)com.
FoundersCard is a global membership community for entrepreneurs and innovators that provides members with access to networking opportunities and premier benefits.