Co-Founder and CEO
Max Rhodes is the co-founder and CEO of Faire, a curated wholesale marketplace connecting more than 50,000 local retailers with thousands of emerging and established brands. A former small business owner, Max is passionate about the positive impact of local commerce on society, and he has made it his mission to help retailers and makers build thriving businesses and grow stronger communities. Prior to Faire, Max was an early product lead at Square, where he worked on the Cash App and was a founding member of Square Capital, a product that helped more than 230,000 merchants access capital to grow their businesses. He holds a B.A. in history from Yale, where he also played soccer. Max resides in San Francisco with his wife.