April 29, 2015 15:30 ET
Collaboration Opens New Doors for Both Organizations in the Rapidly Growing Crowdfunding Arena
SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – April 29, 2015) – CrowdFund Beat Media International (CFB), a leading online source of news, information, events and resources for crowdfunding, and innovative newswire and communications leader Marketwired have formed a news distribution partnership. As part of this partnership, CFB’s website, CrowdFundBeat.com, and its Canada, UK, Italy, Germany, France andHolland editions will all feature a custom Marketwired newsfeed with content relevant to readers interested in the crowdfunding industry. Crowdfunding platforms raised $16.2 Billion in 2014 and are forecasted to reach $34.4 Billion in 2015. This communication portal gives Marketwired clients increased access to this burgeoning market segment, which includes professionals, investors and experts. Through this partnership, Marketwired will offer CFB the ability to reach a wider mainstream audience by giving them access to hundreds of local and national news distribution channels through the integrated Marketwired Resonate news release platform.
“The crowdfunding industry is accelerating rapidly and it’s important that our clients are able to target this new community of decision-makers. We are excited about the potential this partnership offers for crowdfunding professionals, investors and experts as well as our own clients and look forward to helping CrowdFund Beat Media and Marketwired customers succeed in this new marketplace,” said Bernadette Lee, Marketwired’s vice president, global partners and media solutions.
“It has been an active three years since we introduced CrowdFund Beat as the voice of the crowdfunding industry. In recognizing the development of this nascent and disruptive methodology, we find it increasingly important to be a comprehensive beacon of news, opinion, and trends, as its impact is already being felt within the world on entrepreneurial endeavor and financial services. We are in the early innings of this CrowdFunding as part of alternative finance revolution. We are excited and believe our partnership with Marketwired is a great enabler and breeding value for many,” said Sydney Armani, CEO and Publisher of CrowdFundBeat.
ABOUT CROWDFUND BEAT MEDIA CrowdFund Beat Media International is an online source of news, information, events and resources for crowdfunding. CrowdFund Beat Media e-publishes latest news and expert views related to the crowdfunding industry in the USA, Canada, UK, Italy, Germany, France, Holland and coming in 2015 Spain, Australia, Japan and China on a daily basis. With support of a group of crowdfunding professionals and experts, CrowdFund Beat are including an editorial column to our journal, in order to present a better perceptive on this new industry to our readers. CrowdFundBeat.com views its efforts as an educational and informative service to the crowdfunding community, and appreciates suggestions to make the organization’s work more helpful and efficient.
ABOUT MARKETWIRED Marketwired is a communications leader and partner of choice for marketing, public relations and investor relations professionals worldwide seeking premier news distribution and social communication solutions. For more than 30 years, the company has played a pivotal role in connecting news makers to news consumers by sharing market-moving, direct-from-source information on behalf of companies worldwide. The Marketwired team partners with thousands of customers to help them discover better ways to create and share their news with the people who influence their brands and impact their business. Visit www.marketwired.com and follow @Marketwired.