THR's Power Business Managers 2013
"Those days of working your whole life, retiring and living off the interest are over," says McIlwee. "I want people to spend money in a way to be solvent until 100 years old." Based on some of McIlwee's clients, including Kurt Russell, Selma Blair, David Arquette, Twilight's Valorie Curry and "weirdly, this influx of 20-somethings on hit shows," he may be in business for the long haul.
"These kids have done the right thing by incorporating, but no one educated them on what to do next, so some have gotten into payroll and other messy situations. We swooped in and cleaned them up."