Look up in the sky! It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Fun Travel App with Jeremy Parker

Airlines are bleeding cash right now. While we don’t exactly feel sorry for them, there’s a huge opportunity to get ahead of the post-Covid travel boom. Jeremy Parker of Swag.com shares a fun business idea that gets people thinking about flying.

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  • You can license an expensive domain name, if you need it for SEO or marketing but don’t have the capital in your business yet.
  • If a client takes advantage of you or your idea gets stolen consider the odds of it happening again before wasting time on reparation or retaliation.

Action Steps:

  1. Brainstorm incentive structures with a behavioral economist
  2. Wireframe the app and shop it to JetBlue, Delta, etc…
  3. Research economics around credit card companies’ partnership with airlines
  4. Search for existing flight tracking apps. Offer to buy one for cheap. Add this idea to it.


Jeremy Parker is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and a serial Entrepreneur. He is CEO and co-founder of swag.com. He has also successfully exited a startup called Tipped media.

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