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Crowdfunding is the best way for startups to raise funds, test the market, and get product in the hands of customers. However, it requires a significant amount of time and preparation to run a successful campaign, and failing to reach your goal or complete delivery can be harmful to a startup. To help you avoid common pitfalls, LaunchBoom, the crowdfunding industry leader will share their secrets to building high-performing crowdfunding campaigns, from picking which platform is right for you, to marketing the campaign successfully and delivering on time.
About the Speaker:
Will Ford, American Entrepreneur and Crowdfunding Expert who is passionate about bringing innovation to life
In 2013, Ford founded PetBox, Inc. (a monthly subscription box for pet lovers in the US) and served as its President until its was acquired in early 2015. PetBox grew from 1,000 monthly members in 2013 to over 50,000 monthly members before it was acquired in early 2015. This massive growth was a direct response from digital marketing strategies and social media influencer programs deployed by Ford. Shortly after PetBox was acquired, Ford founded LaunchBoom in July, 2015 after having previous success launching new consumer products on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Today, Ford is the President of LaunchBoom and has built this brand to be one of the most respected in the crowdfunding industry.
Since July 2015, LaunchBoom has managed more successful reward-based crowdfunding campaigns than any other agency in the world. LaunchBoom is currently a Certified Expert on Kickstarter and a Certified Expert on Indiegogo and has helped hundreds of Entrepreneurs worldwide make their dreams a reality.
Ford is a member of EO (Entrepreneur’s Organization) in San Diego and has dedicated his career to helping early stage startups and Entrepreneurs succeed. Ford currently serves on the Advisory Boards for two consumer product companies based in San Diego, CA.