If you are part of the New York crowdfunding community, either as someone who runs a platform, has run a crowdfunding campaign, or is planning on running a crowdfunding campaign come and network with those who might have helpful information for you.
Experts at this event:
Alex Feldman, CEO of Crowdsunite:
Alex helps small businesses with raising money online. He is CEO of CrowdsUnite which is the largest review site for funding platforms. Alex was mentioned in publications like the Huffington post and Entrepreneur Magazine. His writings about crowdfunding were published on major websites like crowdsourcing.org and Crowdfund Insider.
Educator, writer, speaker and investor with a primary interest in alternative investments. Have written four investing books and 700 investing articles. Currently working on a fifth book on crowdfunding, which deals with all four models -- donation, reward, debt and equity and is global in scope. Run the 5000+ member New York Investing meetup (the largest investing meetup in the world), which provides the public with market and economic education.
Amanda Barbara, Vice President at Pubslush:
Pubslush is a global crowdfunding publishing platform for authors to raise funds and gauge the audience for new book ideas, and for trendsetting readers to pledge their financial support to bring books to life. Through a publishing imprint, powered by readers, Pubslush acquires high potential books from the platform, and for every book sold, donates a children’s book to a child in need.
Aaron Kellner, Investment Executive of SeedInvest
SeedInvest is an equity-based, crowdfunding platform that connects accredited investors to high-quality start-ups and small businesses seeking funding.
Anton Root, Editor at crowdsourcing.org:
Anton cover stories related to crowdsourcing -- open innovation, crowdfunding, distributed knowledge, and cloud labor for CrowdSourcing.org