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A letter from Crowdfund Beat

A letter from Crowdfund Beat

By Sydney Armani CEO & Publisher of CrowdFund Beat Media Group. It has been an active three years since we introduced CrowdFundBeat, 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 game, as we observe that the “crowd”, originally defined as natural persons, is now characterized by institutional investor participation.  Is this still a “crowd” or has this…

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Where are they now? Crowdfunding Success Story on CNBC Cash Crowd


CrowdFunding Beat News Desk, By Sydney Armani, This week I watch “CNBC Cash Crowd to fund Nomad, a hardware company that is equity crowdfunding on the CircleUp platform” I did interview with Nomad & other CrowdFunding success story in 2013 techcrunch disrupt watching the video we can learn about there crowdfunding success story. Wow! year later in CNBC. Welcome to pre-commerce, a powerful product development engine fueled by social networks and propagated by designers publicly honing their voice and story. In some industries, community voices just became more powerful than executive off-sites and PowerPoint.Nomad first raised funding on Kickstarter and then shifted over to Indiegogo.…

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CrowdFunding Industry Spotlight: Interview with CFB’s Sydney Armani


Josef Holm Tue at 9:18 AM, Editor’s Note: Each week I put a crowdfunding industry thought leader in the spotlight and ask them ten questions to inspire and educate. This week one of my all time favorite people in the crowdfunding industry is on: Sydney Armani, the charismatic CEO and Publisher of CrowdFundBeat and organizer of the Silicon Valley Meets Crodfunders conference. Sydney Armani Sydney Armani is a long time silicon valley entrepreneur, with more than twenty years experience in Valley’s community acting in both an entrepreneurial and investing capacity. Sydney’s vision for starting and successfully managing innovative companies like Hello Net Internet and Mobile…

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David Drake Hosts Global Real Estate CrowdFunding ConferenceIII on July 18, San Mateo

David Drake Hosts Global Real Estate CrowdFunding ConferenceIII on July 18, San Mateo     event registration “Experiencing this event is like that desperate need for air when you hold your breath for too long. The event was so powerful and presented so much opportunities that it is hard to find words powerful enough to convey the message.”  Real Estate’s New Landscape Meet the leading real estate crowdfunding firms as they talk about their amazing growth in the industry. In its 2nd year, this 3rd conference brings together the new breed of crowd investors and traditional and institutional investors in one platform. The conference will once again showcase the opportunities and strategies that energize and sustain the real…

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How Crowdfunding Has Changed the Startup GameSingularity HubCrowdfunding has become a multi-billion-dollar industry, funneling millions of dollars into thousands of projects. Technology in particular is one of the leading categories on popular fundraising platforms like Kickstarter an [...]

The GuardianCrowdfunding: the new buzzword for academics needing research moneyThe GuardianArchaeologist Dr David Petts, from Durham University, has also used crowdfunding, raising almost £25,000 to fund a project on Lindisfarne, off the Northumberland coast. The dig, in June, led to [...]

Airbitz, BitPay, and Wefunder leverage bitcoin and new US ...Brave New CoinEquity crowdfunding platform, Wefunder, recently started accepting bitcoin. On the same day, popular bitcoin mobile wallet provider Airbitz announced the ...Wefunder Launches 10 New Regulation Crowdfunding Offe [...]

CNNMoneyDorothy's fading red slippers saved by $300000 in crowdfundingCNNMoneyThe ruby red slippers worn by Judy Garland in the beloved 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz" are set to undergo a major conservation effort following a successful crowdfunding campaign. The Smithson [...]

How The Fix Crowdfunding Act Continues To Help Improve The Success Rates Of Small BusinessesCBS LocalIn July of this year, Republican Patrick McHenry from North Carolina spearheaded two important bills. Both passed through the House in a landslide vote as part of The Fix Crowdfunding [...]

City turns to crowd funding to help replace boardwalk over Flint RiverMLive.comFLUSHING, MI -- The city of Flushing has opened a crowdfunding campaign to replace a wooden boardwalk over the Flint River. The goal is to raise $50,000 in 60 days on Patronicity, a crowdfunding website, to [...]

Kiplinger Personal FinanceRaise Money for Personal Bills on Crowdfunding SitesKiplinger Personal FinanceWhile crowdfunding is often associated with business start-ups, many people are finding it a fruitful way to raise money for personal needs. Sites such as YouCaring, GoGetFunding, G [...]

Cuba's self-proclaimed first indie game seeks crowdfundingVentureBeatJosuhe Pagliery is a multimedia artist and the founder of Empty Head Games, an independent development studio in Cuba. Now, the company is using Indigogo to try to fund Savior, which it is calling Cuba's fi [...]

BloombergCouples Desperate For Children Turn to Crowdfunding FertilityBloombergCrowdfunding has become a popular mechanism for many couples who can't afford the high costs of IVF, or adoption and surrogacy. “It's not an easy thing to share publicly,” says Crystal Barrett, 33 [...]

AZCentral.comTiny companies lure investors under Arizona crowdfunding lawAZCentral.comInvestors who make bets under the state's one-year-old crowdfunding law certainly have the potential to get in on the ground floor, but they must be patient and might not receive any returns. Th [...]

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