30 Under 30: Handy Dandies
Applying nails—to the ends of your fingers and the walls of your home—with the Forbes 30 Under 30, in 30 words or less.
Applying nails—to the ends of your fingers and the walls of your home—in 30 words or less.
Ann McFerran 27
Attention Ziggy Stardust cosplayers: Bangkok-born McFerran’s press-on nails and magnetic eyelashes took off during Covid-19. Revenue rose from $1 million to $50 million year-over-year.
Dallin Jolley 29
COFOUNDER MODAL LIVING
University of Utah dropout designs tiny backyard homes for wannabe Airbnb hosts (an average 500 square feet) using recycled materials. They cost $175,000 and are built in a day.
David Miro Llopis 29 Jooyeon Song 29
With nail salons shuttered due to Covid-19, this at-home manicure company made more than $3 million in 2020 selling custom 3D-printed and laser-cut nails.
Christian Lawrence 27
FOUNDER RISE MODULAR
This Minneapolis builder makes large “Legos” that are snapped together to create hotels and apartments. Launched in 2020, Rise has already worked on a $40 million project in St. Paul.