Most people follow the traditional route to success—study diligently at school, land a job, earn a living. But there are some who are cut out for more than the regular. American entrepreneur and investor Preston Buhrmaster has been hustling since age 13, and he shows no signs of slowing down his pace as he juggles college and the CEO lifestyle.
Preston Buhrmaster is the founder and CEO of Venerated Capital Group (VCG) Trading, an institution that helps individuals achieve financial freedom by equipping them with skills and strategies, leading them to success. VCG Trading is dubbed as “The Investors Institution” because it has produced competent investors over the years, whether they are college students or seasoned working professionals.
Asked what his primary goal is for his students at VCG Trading, the 20-year-old CEO shared that he aims to develop every student into a confident and consistent trader, capable of obtaining the financially independent lifestyle they deserve. Preston Buhrmaster has changed the lives of many individuals coming from all walks of life through his company, and he finds fulfillment in knowing that his career is uplifting others along the process.
The expert specializes in providing the industry standards and practical knowledge his students can use to dominate the trading market. Under Preston Buhrmaster’s leadership, VCG Trading has become a “one-stop hub for all things investing.” As one who has made himself financially independent at age 20 through his countless ventures in ecommerce as well as investing, Preston also wants to show his students how to earn passive income and make their time and resources work for them, not the other way around.
With his notable achievements, it came as no surprise for Preston Buhrmaster to have recognition from reputable organizations. His entrepreneurial success has also been featured on various platforms, including MarketWatch, Digital Journal, and Benzinga. Despite being in college still, Preston has achieved far more significantly than what others are struggling to reach. In the same way he has gone above and beyond what was expected of him, Preston also wants others to surpass the expectations they have set for themselves through trading education.
Before becoming the CEO of VCG Trading, Preston Buhrmaster had already proven that he had a knack for entrepreneurship. At 13, he founded an industry-leading sneaker bot company. The following year, Preston was a world-renowned sneaker and streetwear reseller, reaching over 200 clients across the globe. At 15, the entrepreneur ventured into launching his first start-up with VC through the Young Entrepreneurs Academy:YEA! At UAlbany, called Cordless Express, the product that revolutionized wireless charging pads and adapters for Apple. He was one of the pioneers in spreading the technology at the time.
Preston Buhrmaster also excelled in high school as the founder of an entrepreneurs’ club, inviting reputable guest speakers monthly for the club and other individuals interested in entrepreneurship. Additionally, Preston was also DECA club president and coached a recreational basketball team. At 17, he took another leap for his career as an intern at a local accounting firm, immersing in the “real-world” life of corporate America.
Preston Buhrmaster currently attends classes at Syracuse University, pursuing a degree in Finance and Accounting, with a minor in Economics. Besides entrepreneurship, Preston is also recognized as a TikTok influencer, building a community of followers and going viral almost overnight. He is also passionate about graphic design and web design.