Justin Tse is an online influencer and serial entrepreneur. He was born and raised in Victoria, British Columbia, which is located on the far left side of Canada. Where I imagine his folks headed to Timmies every morning for a double-double and Timbits.
Justin is obsessed with travel, tech, sports, streetwear, visual media, building his businesses, and chatting with other ambitious entrepreneurs. He’s thankful AF to be making a living doing what he loves each and every day.
“Through a strong devotion to entrepreneurship and online content creation, I take pleasure in witnessing the rapid and incredible development in consumer technology, all while documenting my experiences via mainstream social media platforms,” Justin wrote on his About page.
“As a millennial, it feels as if I have already witnessed so much progression in just a short lifetime, but the excitement comes with knowing that we have just barely scratched the surface of technological breakthroughs,” he added.
Justin began making YouTube videos around age 12. He hasn’t stopped creating content since. Today, he’s got 633K subscribers who tune in for his take on all things tech, fashion, and lifestyle.
How does Justin Tse make money?
He co-owns Dangerfield, a retail store in downtown Victoria, which sells high-quality menswear such as hoodies, overcoats, jackets, and shorts; along with accessories like leather credit card holders, wallets, backpacks, and scarfs. They’ve been featured in GQ and Vanity Fair.
Justin also co-owns iSetups, an Instagram feed which has quickly risen to the largest hub on the web for minimalist workspace inspiration. Basically, they post pics of cool-looking offices and equipment, monetizing it with affiliate links and brand deals.
More recently, Justin launched his Feature podcast, where he hosts other YouTubers, influencers, industry experts, small business owners, athletes, and artists to talk content, creativity, marketing, money, style, travel, and more.
Combine all revenue streams, and Justin Tse is easily doing multiple seven figures a year in revenue. We estimate his net worth is around $2 million dollars. This number needs to be verified with Justin Tse and his team.
Reflecting on his success, Justin had this to say: “It has been an incredible journey that would ideally need a novel to document, yet I am confident (and hopeful) that we are still on the first page.”
He continued, “I am sitting in a basement office that I had created and funded myself with all of the latest technology products. This decade thus far has been filled with experiences such as being able to check out the hottest new gadget first, teaming up with brands I love, being flown to LA to witness a private jet unveiling, and back home to [be] interviewed by major Canadian news networks such as CBC, CTV, and Global News.”
“These undertakings would have seemed like a fantasy only a few years ago. The reality that tens of millions of people have spent a cumulative time of over 100 years viewing my creations is still unfathomable and the opportunities that have arisen as a result of hard work and countless sacrifices are something that I couldn’t be more grateful for.”