Posts Tagged ‘crowdfunding’

Aunt Flow Creates Buy One, Give One Model for Tampons

Aunt Flow Creates Buy One, Give One Model for Tampons
Tampon. Period. Two words not often featured in news articles, but to get uncomfortable about it is to miss the opportunity to learn about a social enterprise that’s helping women in need access feminine hygiene products, while also reducing the stigma around a perfectly natural process. Aunt Flow...
April 8th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – April 2016

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – April 2016
March proved to be another rough month for business Crowdfunding in Columbus. For the second month in a row, none of the featured campaigns hit their goal. Those numbers also mean it might be time to change things up… Starting this month, we’re slimming down the campaigns included in the...
April 4th, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Columbus Metropolitan Club Hosting Local Crowdfunding Panel on April 5th

Columbus Metropolitan Club Hosting Local Crowdfunding Panel on April 5th
If you’re thinking about launching a crowdfunding campaign in 2016, then you’ll want to make sure you implement the best practices shared at an upcoming panel hosted by the Columbus Metropolitan Club on April 5th. “Crowdfunding Boom or Bust?” is the name of the discussion, which...
March 29th, 2016 | Announcements, Upcoming Events | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – March 2016

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – March 2016
Will the March campaigns fare better than February’s zero for eight effort? (Results below.) You might see a few familiar names as two of last month’s campaigns give it another go. People are feeling funny in March with two campaigns build around comedy. There are also the additions of food...
March 7th, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2016

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – February 2016
The crowdfunding campaigns keep on rolling in 2016. This month brings quite the variety from apps to urban farms. Two campaigns root for year-round produce in Central Ohio. A website wants to make the job search process easier. Fun comes in many forms, from a party app to a card game. Perhaps you will...
February 1st, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Blackland Crafting Luxurious Safety Razor

Blackland Crafting Luxurious Safety Razor
An idea that started out as a bike part, a successful Kickstarter campaign, a little inspiration from a fighter jet and a move to Columbus all played a role in establishing razor company Blackland. “We’ve made an incredibly high-end, precisely-machined razor that will literally outlast its owner,”...
January 27th, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – January 2016

Columbus Crowdfunding Roundup – January 2016
Hopefully you aren’t sick of crowdfunding yet…In case you missed it, we did a year-end crowdfunding report analyzing the general results for Columbus-based campaigns, and dug a little deeper into industry and business stage trends. (Plus, there’s an awesome infographic to go along...
January 4th, 2016 | Crowdfunding Roundup | Read More

Infographic: Crowdfunding in Columbus

Infographic: Crowdfunding in Columbus
Click here for a larger image. *All data was gathered by The Metropreneur. Each campaign was analyzed for did it hit its funding goal – YES/NO, amount requested and amount raised as of 12/11/2015. 
January 1st, 2016 | Trendspotting | Read More