RISE Austin Event - Crowdfunding basics & choosing the right platform.

  • May 14, 2013 · 10:00 AM
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We are excited to present at RISE Austin this year. We've reserved 25 spots for our meet-up members and RISE will allow for an additional 25 registering through their website: https://www.riseglobal.org/sessions/detail/keep-austin-funded


Crowdfunding is a groundbreaking new financial frontier that creates opportunities for entrepreneurs to access capital for start-up ventures through the collective effort of individual contributions. In this session we’ll explore the different types of crowdfunding, both for equity and non-equity, and explore the pros and cons of various platforms as you decide which platform is best suited to your specific needs.



  • Learn the differences between the 4 types of crowdfunding
  • Find out which type of crowdfunding is right for your entrepreneurial venture
  • Learn some of the keys to a successful campaign
  • Explore the pros and cons of various crowdfunding platforms



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  • Lance M.

    Just learned about some great upcoming webinars on crowdfunding for those who want to learn more:

    May 15, 2013

  • Lance M.

    Thank you to all those attended. Please feel free to send me feedback on the meet-up and if you'd like to meet one-on-one for free business coaching you can make an appointment online: http://www.appointmentquest.com/scheduler/2160123838

    May 14, 2013

  • Daniel R.

    Great presentation! Both speakers really got it and the case study was great. For the future, I'd suggest a mini-workshop for those that are close to launching their campaigns so we can brainstorm, discuss tactics, and help each other.

    1 · May 14, 2013

    • Lance M.

      Thanks for the feedback. I like this idea!! I'll definitely incorporate it into a future meet-up!

      1 · May 14, 2013

  • Alli M.

    Very very very helpful. This information WILL be useful in moving us toward using this solution.

    1 · May 14, 2013

  • Conley G.

    Lance always puts on a great event. Looking forward to it.

    1 · May 2, 2013

  • Lance M.

    Don't worry if space fills up through the meet-up because RISE still has several openings. Register here:

    May 2, 2013

  • Dan S.

    Thanks for the invitation. This will be the first event I'll be attending in Austin. Actually getting there from Barcelona tomorrow!

    1 · May 1, 2013

    • Lance M.

      Wow! That's great! We're looking forward to meeting you. Safe travels

      May 2, 2013

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