The Faster Times

TaglineCreative revenue earning from an online publication/writers' collective
Year Founded2009
Type or CoverageGeneral
StateNew York
CityNew York City
Business TypeFor-profit
Revenue SourcesNational Ads
Revenue SourcesSponsorships
Revenue SourcesMembership
Revenue SourcesMarketing for businesses
Institutional SupportNo Institutional Support
Staff Size (Business)2-5
Staff Size (Editorial)6-10
Active VolunteersNone
AffiliationsIndieClick advertising agency
Mappin LocationNew York City - New York
Principal StaffSam Apple
Principal StaffAdam Wilson
Principal StaffJoseph Lazauskas
Principal StaffKathleen Hale
DescriptionFor a twenty-eight dollar “membership” in The Faster Times you can get a critique of your dating profile by the publication’s sex and dating expert Meghan Pleticha. For $500 you can get a one-hour fencing lesson from Ken Mondschein a research scholar at the Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester Massachusetts who writes about the politics of academia. Depending on where you live the travel arrangements may cost a little more.
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