Posts Tagged ‘crowdfunding’

New Trident Design Product, Quickey Multi-Tool, Exceeds Crowdfunding Goals

New Trident Design Product, Quickey Multi-Tool, Exceeds Crowdfunding Goals
As Trident Design helps inventors turn design ideas into reality, crowdfunding campaigns are an increasingly popular part of the process. To better serve their clients, Founder Chris Hawker decided Trident should run their own Indiegogo campaign. Many startups dream of reaching their funding goals...
March 25th, 2014 | Announcements, Business Profiles | Read More

Managing Cash: Making Every Quarter Spend Like a Buck

Managing Cash: Making Every Quarter Spend Like a Buck
The first step in effectively raising investment capital is to learn how to manage cash. At no time is this more important than in the earliest days of a company. There are just two ways to increase the cash available to a startup company: spend less or take in more. Spending Less When you don’t have...
March 5th, 2014 | Capital Access | Read More

At Work: Fundable’s campus has many benefits

At Work: Fundable’s campus has many benefits
Born out of the need for crowd-funding solutions for all kinds of startups, Fundable was launched in May of 2012 by Wil Schroter, CEO and Eric Corl, President. Elliot Schneier came on board as COO and Ryan Rutan as VP Consulting. The company looks to help businesses of all sizes; recently, a company...
June 17th, 2013 | At Work | Read More

Columbus Chamber partners with SoMoLend

Columbus Chamber partners with SoMoLend
SoMoLend will be the Columbus Chamber’s first recommendation for crowdfunding and featured on its website thanks to a new partnership between the two entities. SoMoLend, headquartered in Cincinnati, is a debt-based crowdfunding platform designed to match small business borrowers with investors...
December 24th, 2012 | Announcements | Read More

FRiNGE seeking funding for build-out

FRiNGE seeking funding for build-out
We first wrote about Greg Turner’s entrepreneurial exploits nearly two years ago. Well, a lot has changed since then. Fringe Outfitters launched in fall 2010 as an online clothing boutique selling men’s and women’s duds. Then, in spring 2011, Turner began hosting pop-up shops in a...
August 21st, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Key Social Media Tool for a Successful Crowdfunding Pitch

The Key Social Media Tool for a Successful Crowdfunding Pitch
With all the talk about crowdfunding, if you’re an entrepreneur or small business owner, it’s probably crossed your mind at least once that you might want to get in on this trend. How can you help it when two of the newest platforms −Fundable and UFunded- are right here in Columbus? So...
July 6th, 2012 | Expert Perspective | Read More

UFunded brings crowdfunding to universities

UFunded brings crowdfunding to universities
In the realm of entrepreneurs, crowdfunding seems to be on the tip of everyone’s tongue, making the recent launch of Columbus-based UFunded very timely. A crowdfunding platform dedicated to accelerating entrepreneurship in university communities, UFunded allows individuals to network and pool...
July 2nd, 2012 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Fundable helps entrepreneurs looking to build sustainable businesses

Fundable helps entrepreneurs looking to build sustainable businesses
Thanks to donation-based funding platforms, such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo, and the passage of the JOBS Act, which allows companies to publicly sell shares of stock to anyone willing to back them, raising money for startups has gotten easier lately. And a new crowdfunding platform developed in Columbus...
June 11th, 2012 | Business Profiles | Read More