Max had the idea for Max Points while studying abroad and traveling the world. After pouring countless hours into understanding & keeping up-to-date with the complexities of credit card points to frequent flyer miles, Max's understood how to turn his limited, everyday spending into free trips across the world.
Max Points joined American University's Incubator Program in 2016. He created the company to reduce the complexity of credit cards, points, & miles and create personalized advising to make this industry more rewarding for the individual & companies better places to work.
Max has traveled to over 150 destinations across 6 continents on points & miles. When not encouraging others to take their near-free vacations, Max enjoys hiking in Oman, surfing in Australia, & kayaking in Croatia.
Max graduated magna cum laude from American University's School of International Service with a Bachelor's Degree in International Studies in 2014.
Mark was a partner with Korn Ferry, a global executive search firm, for over 30 years. He founded the firm's industrial practice and conducted searches in all industries across Europe, Asia, & the Americas.
He retired from the U. S. Army Reserve, achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and was awarded the Bronze Star during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm.
Mark received a Certificate in Coaching from New York University, School of Continuing and Professional Studies in 2010 and he is an Executive Coach & Organizational Consultant.
He received a Master's Degree in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology and a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of Miami.