Mr. Tyler King is an entrepreneur, who ascribes to the idea of innovation and achieves everything that he ever dreams of. Founder of many companies, Tyler has an extensive personal and professional background, that has helped him completely change the trajectory of his business dealings. Ardent, zealous, and passionate are a few words that describe the young, Tyler King.
Today, Tyler is a successful entrepreneur, oversees multiple companies, is a scuba diver, a helicopter pilot, has numerous achievements, and is looking forward to launching many more businesses under his leadership.
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Tyler’s Early Life and Youth
Tyler’s early life was spent in Dallas, where he was raised in a very simple Christian household. His upbringing and religious environment taught him the true definition of values and determination, keeping him afloat through the difficulties of life, easily.
Ever since his childhood, Tyler knew that hard work was a prerequisite to success, and the only way to achieve his dreams. Always determined and ready to face uphill battles, he plunged to prove his mettle whenever an opportunity arose. He started working as early as 15 years of age and strived hard for everything he owns today. Tyler realized that life wasn’t a bed of roses as nothing came easy to him. Regardless, he kept steering for a better life and an even better future for himself.
As a child, he was passionate about computers and electronics, and spent most of his time building and fixing those. Strong in decision making, Tyler knew that his first business model would revolve around computer hardware and information technology.
Tyler’s Aptitude for Learning
Tyler’s thirst to learn and be an achiever, always keto him on his toes. Thus, despite being a high school dropout, he bagged multiple degrees from several educational institutions such as Harvard Business School, MIT Slone School of Management, Michigan State University, Brandeis, and Penn State, giving himself an exemplary badge at such a young age of just 33 years.
Tyler’s Professional Milestones
To prepare for the future, Tyler needed to take small steps that required vision, discipline, effort, and hard work yet he was not prepared for it.
CSR Technology Group, Inc
Tyler launched his first company, CSR Technology Group, Inc. in high school. With his immense dedication and hard work, he was able to spread the company across US and Canada with over 150 employees in a very short span of time. His company, CSR Technology Group, Inc., was a huge success that dealt with prestigious clients such as Dell, ATT, IBM, Unisys, and Lenovo. The company triumphed in a massive $1million revenue during his senior year in high school, changing the entire direction of Tyler’s life. This was the time when he voluntarily dropped out of his school to run his company full-time. CSR Technology was Tyler’s first stroke of luck making him realize that he was capable of doing anything he set his eyes on.
Later, he decided to sell that company off to continue with his studies. His strong educational background and multiple degrees from esteemed institutions corroborated Tyler to achieve milestones that a common man could never think of.
Incorre Services Limited
Tyler as a person has always been warm, kind, and strong-willed. He has had the confidence to make challenging decisions and see them through to the end. Because of his vast knowledge, education, and expertise, he was quick to start another venture where he consulted for major companies independently, under the name of Incorre Services Limited. While working with many executives, he evaluated situations and advised them on effective problem-solving. Tyler’s flexibility, varied approaches, and methodologies gave them a new perspective to do things the right way for smooth operations and workflow.
Tyler- A Believer and a Passionate Entrepreneur
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
A firm believer in creating opportunities for himself, Mr. Tyler’s next accomplishment was to establish a consultancy firm – a goal achieved with great effort and skill. Inspired by Incorre’s ideology, Mr. Tyler cashed in on his strength by starting a new company, Assuras which later, became a global management consulting firm.
Even before he decided to become an entrepreneur, he knew that he had the skills to advise other entrepreneurs on solving complex problems and that his company would flourish under his leadership. Later, he brought on many hard-working individuals, who were talented and capable of solving incredibly challenging problems faced by companies across the globe. Not only this, Tyler became famous for his speeches that motivated several people all over the world. Today, Tyler assists, talks, resolves intricate issues and creates an easy path for everyone who is going through a rough patch.
A Massive Downturn in Tyler’s Life
Tyler had no idea what was coming next to haunt him for his entire life. A few years into popularity, he had to face the most unsettling event of his existence when he had to confront the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The whole ordeal was a big blow to his life which took an unexpected U-turn, something that he never ever thought of, even in his wildest nightmares.
Soon after he launched his own mega-company, Mr. Tyler was wrongly indicted for teaching one of his friends, computer skills who hacked into her boss’ emails which led to a sexual harassment case. Unaware of what was cooking, Tyler was taken aback when the FBI incarcerated him for something he had not done. Although, the FBI, later, did discover that Tyler wasn’t the actual hacker yet they decided to take him to trial because it was him who taught her those skills.It came as an absolute shock to Mr. Tyler but he stood firm to face all consequences. During the trial, she testified against Tyler where he was convicted for a digital crime he did not commit. He was sentenced to 6.5 years in jail whereas the main culprit was declared innocent and served no prison time.A Voice from Prison– Tyler’s Brain-Child Advocating Justice Reforms and Constitutional Rights
Tyler, being a successful entrepreneur didn’t let fear hold him back, in fact, he allowed the possibility of success to propel him forward. The whole trauma gave birth to the formation of A Voice from Prison, Tyler’s non-profit organization that advocates criminal justice reforms and constitutional rights. Through his experience, he could see the injustices taking place inside the walls of the prison and decided to work for the less privileged. Adding to that, he also created awareness in public to support social reforms.
Today, A Voice from Prison is a platform that helps people fight the broken system and also provides resources to those affected by the ugly judicial structure. Mr. Tyler’s fight for people who are discriminated against by the powerful, tells us all a heartbreaking story.
A man like Mr. Tyler, with innumerable achievements, was still victimized, despite his accomplishments and the neat background, he came from. Now imagine the ordeal of a common man who suffers at the hands of power-hungry individuals; the one who has no representation at all. Through A Voice from Prison, Mr. Tyler wants to change the judicial reforms, challenge the status quo and create a safe haven for anyone who is incapable of battling these demons.
As Robert H. Schuller once said: “Tough times never last, but tough people do.”
Undeterred with all negativities taking place in his life, Tyler kept moving forward relentlessly to achieve his dreams.
Besides managing several businesses under his belt, he also enjoys spending time doing things that bring him both peace and excitement. One of his favorite past times is photography which gets him to capture the true beauty of the world. As a successful businessman, he also turned this hobby into a successful media/photography company and launched Images by Tyler King. Through his company, he hopes to inspire people by bringing out the best visuals that show emotions, vibrance, and colors.
Successful entrepreneurs like Tyler, have a distinct personality that sets them apart from other people. He seeks opportunities and taps into markets that determine his true potential. To ensure that his business model keeps flourishing, Tyler is also starting an urban street apparel company called the ‘Smoking Astronauts’ which is still in the initial phases of development and market testing. That’s yet another feather to his achievements.
Tyler’s personal belief has always revolved around helping others. This is, perhaps, one of the reasons why he loves mentoring others too. He loves teaching and wants to leave a safe space for everyone. By creating ease for others, Tyler wishes to create a better world.
Warren Buffett: “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”