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The Penny Hoarder Office in St. Petersburg, FL

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The Penny Hoarder is one of the largest personal finance websites. We help millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. In 2017, Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the No. 1 fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. for the second consecutive year, and #25 on the overall list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.

12-17M
Readers Per Month
5.4M
Facebook Fans
1.5M
Email Subscribers

We believe personal finance shouldn’t be taboo. We get people talking about earning and saving money by creating compelling, engaging multimedia content that makes the topic fun, accessible and shareable.

Finally, we pay it forward by giving back, from our annual college scholarship to our regular giveaways. We recently surprised 48 of our readers with nearly $30,000 in dream gifts.

Our goal is to improve the lives of everyday folks by helping them spend less time worrying about their finances and more time enjoying their lives.

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OUR
TEAM

Kyle Taylor

Founder & CEO

Kyle Taylor is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and the founder & CEO of The Penny Hoarder.

Under his leadership, The Penny Hoarder was named the fastest-growing private media company by Inc. 500/5000 two years in a row. The website has helped millions of people transform their finances, providing editorial and video programming with the sole purpose of helping people stress less about money. The Penny Hoarder has remained self-funded and profitable since its inception in 2010. With a focus on journalism and creative storytelling combined with innovative revenue-generation that puts the audience first, Kyle and his team are revolutionizing the digital media model.

Before founding The Penny Hoarder, Kyle spent six years on the road as a campaign worker crafting messages, directing field strategy, and raising millions of dollars for important causes.

A proud resident of St. Petersburg, Florida, Kyle is active in his local community. In 2017, Kyle announced alongside the Mayor of St. Petersburg that the company would bring more than 160 jobs to the Tampa Bay area over the next three years. He continues to double down on that effort, having grown The Penny Hoarder to 90+ employees and more than $35 million in revenue. He speaks globally about entrepreneurship, alternative career paths and mission-based work.

Kyle Taylor | The Penny Hoarder
Alexis Grant | The Penny Hoarder

Alexis Grant

Executive Editor

As Executive Editor, Alexis oversees the editorial and marketing teams. She grows The Penny Hoarder’s newsroom, hiring and training staff writers, building a network of contributors around the globe, and developing the company’s editorial strategy.

Alexis’ background is in traditional journalism; she worked as a full-time journalist for U.S. News & World Report and the Houston Chronicle before transitioning to digital publishing. In 2010, she founded Socialexis, a content marketing firm later acquired by Taylor Media.

Alexis is a graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, an upstate New York native, and resides in Washington, D.C. with her family.


Vishal Mahtani

VP of Business Operations

Vishal manages the sales and ad operation teams at Taylor Media. In addition to the day-to-day execution, he is integral to developing long-term business strategy, establishing partnerships with key brands and distribution partners, and creating a proprietary ad tech platform.

Vishal has a distinguished 13-year career in digital marketing with valuable expertise in maximizing ROI by aligning digital strategy and business strategy within growth corporations and start-up environments. He's the former co-founder and CEO of Kindermint, which was acquired by ThredUp.

Vishal is an active resident of the Tampa Bay Area, acting as an advisory board member for a number of local companies, including Yoga International and Raw Shorts. When he’s not generating business, you can bet Vishal's either on his workbench building his next invention or spending quality time with his family.

Vishal Mahtani | The Penny Hoarder

"Our goal is to improve the lives of everyday folks by helping them
spend less time worrying about their finances
and more time enjoying their lives."
- Kyle Taylor, CEO


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