Massolution NYC 2013: A Sneak Peek From Massolution CEO Carl Esposti — At Massolution NYC 2013, which will be held September 18 & 19 at the W Hotel in midtown Manhattan, senior executives from Fortune 1000 enterprises, government agencies, and leading crowdsourcingplatforms will gather to learn how crowdsourcing and crowdfunding are changing the ways companies compete and reduce costs. To learn more about Massolution NYC 2013, we sat down with Massolution CEO Carl Esposti, who provided a sneak peek into what the event will offer this September.
Shay Stewart is writing a series of articles for Crowdsourcing.org detailing his crowdfunding journey and giving advice on how to create a solid business plan, an engaging campaign, and an appealing video to help draw the crowd to the campaign page. In this third part of the series, Stewart discusses how to create a compelling crowdfunding campaign without breaking the budget.
Building a early momentum around your crowdfunding campaign is essential for its success. Rose Spinelli writes in to explain what the 30 percent rule is, and how it impacts the success of the campaign.
We reached out to Dragon Innovation CEO Scott Miller to find out why his company, which has worked with crowdfunded products like the Pebble smartwatch, chose to become directly involved in crowdfunding, and what it means for the entrepreneurs who work with Dragon Innovation.
One of the biggest proponents of crowdsourcing governance is Teofisto ‘TG’ Guingona, a Filipino Senator who recently re-filed his ‘Crowdsourcing Act,’ which aims to give the people better access to the legislative process. We feature an infographic that shows how his Act would change lawmaking in the Philippines.
The $2.5 trillion healthcare sector has a problem: accredited investors lack access to some of the most promising biomedical innovations, while compelling healthcare companies are routinely underfunded. VentureHealth thinks it has the solution.
The House Crowd is a U.K.-based crowdfunding platform for property investments that launched in March 2012. We wanted to find out how the platform was doing roughly a year and half in, so we got in touch with founder Frazer Fearnhead to get the latest on his company.
Massolution recently published the 2013CF Crowdfunding Market: Software and Solutions Report. It is a definitive guide to available crowdfunding software and solutions providers. This report will guide you to the choices for building the platform you want, whether it is for donations, rewards, lending, equity, or royalty; whether it is a new site, an addition to an existing one, or a single campaign; whether you do it yourself or hire a provider.