Crowdfunding 101 with John Starr
Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (PDT)
San Rafael, CA
Crowdfunding (CF) has grown in a few short years to a $5.1 Billion dollar business worldwide. Many tech companies are using CF for everything from bootstrapping their startup to funding creative projects and help acquiring new equipment. With more than 500 active crowdfunding platforms and dozens of choices to make about your CF project, how do you navigate this difficult and exciting new way to raise funds?
John Starr, North Bay Tech Entrepreneurs organizer, Founder and Executive Producer of Rokkus Radio (rokkus.com) is a veteran of 2 venture funded startups and a business administration specialist who will give you the information you need to get your own crowdfunding project started. What are the 7 keys of successful crowdfunding? How can your choice of platform affect future investments? What are the best ways to make your campaign go viral? John will give you the low down on all of this and more.
Come out to the Venture Greenhouse for networking, a great workshop and light refreshments.
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North Bay Tech Entrepreneurs
Led by tech industry veteran and media producer John Starr, the North Bay tech Entrepreneurs Meetup is dedicated to fostering innovation and spurring enterprise from the Wine Country to the Golden Gate. This is a great group for networking, meeting new colleagues and sharing information. And business gets done here too! We meet monthly at various business startup locations in the North Bay. Sign up now to stay in the loop and don't miss a single Meetup announcement!