Learn about what's coming down the pipeline for crowdfunding! In this presentation, Ruth Hedges explains how to prepare for equity crowdfunding, what it means, and how to succeed with the Jobs Act.
Ruth Hedges is the creator of the:
Ruth Hedges is the CEO of Unismart Capital Software Inc, creator and key architect of the Funding Roadmap online licensable business plan and due diligence reporting system platform. Ms. Hedges has been responsible for pioneering a new and innovative virtual system for business planning, crowdfund compliance and due diligence reporting on the cloud.
The JOBS act was signed into law by President Obama on 5 April 2012 and supported by overwhelming bipartisan support. Ruth Hedges the creator of Crowdfundingroadmap has been active in pioneering this new industry and from the beginning of 2010 helping the startup exemption to move the bills passage through Congress. She has since been building awareness through her global event in Las Vegas,
and development of best practices, compliant technology and educational material.
And she is teaching the first course on equity based crowdfunding at UNLV, the first university in the United States to teach this very important information. http://www.crowdfundingroadmap.com/education/
Ms Hedges is also a Founding board member of the Governance committee for the Crowdfunding Professional Association Organizing (CFPA) and also a Founding Board member of CrowdFund Intermediary Regulatory Advocates (CFIRA)
Ms Hedges is a council member of the Crowdfunding Accreditation for Platform Standards (CAPS) program which is an initiative by Crowdsourcing.org to promote the adoption of best practices for the operation of crowdfunding platforms globally.
Previously, Ms. Hedges was featured in the Chronicle of Philanthropy as well as the New York Times, the LA times and People magazine for her work with Oxfam America and the Hollywood Hunger Banquets.She was featured on ABC's Home Show, and the Financial News Network produced a two-part series on Ms. Hedges for their show” American Entrepreneur”. She was invited to fill a cabinet seat on the Second Century Campaign board which raised over 16 million dollars to build the new Union Rescue Mission. She is the recipient of the Certificate of Appreciation from the City of Los Angeles for that work.
Ms. Hedges was also honored with an award from the late Mayor Tom Bradley for her work with feeding the homeless of the City of Los Angeles. In 2000 Ms. Hedges started and developed an incubation company in Pasadena California helping dot-com companies properly structure their operations, write business plans, and raise venture capital. Her lifelong entrepreneurial experience was a resource many companies needed. Helping those companies became the inspiration for the idea behind the http://fundingroadmap.com