From $30.00 to $90 million in half a decade.

As his company’s RetailMeNot site was snapped up by emerging US media player WhaleShark Media for around AU$90 million, Guy King and co-founder Bevan Clark became two of Australia’s newest multimillionaires.

Guy King and Bevan Clark

Bevan Clark (left) and Guy King (right) (Credit: Stateless)

Speaking with the entrepreneur this morning, it doesn’t seem to have sunk in yet.

“When I launched the site, I honestly didn’t even consider that I’d be able to make any money from it,” King said. “It’s quite surreal.”

These Aussie Guys did what they loved the most and did it with dedication.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s