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140507 crowdfunding

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140507 crowdfunding

  1. 1. Crowdfunding for Social Good Devin D. Thorpe May 7, 2014 Dallas, Texas Play to the Crowd @devindthorpe
  2. 2. How big will crowdfunding be in 2014?
  3. 3. $100 billion
  4. 4. Teton Dam
  5. 5. Success
  6. 6. Sam’s Birthmark
  7. 7. Agenda
  8. 8. Agenda • Types of crowdfunding • Examples of each • Assessment • Keys for success
  9. 9. Types of Crowdfunding Rewards: Mostly campaign-created goods being sold Investments: Debt and equity issues Donations: Nothing but thanks in return
  10. 10. Donations
  11. 11. $5+ million
  12. 12. $1+ million in 1 day
  13. 13. $17+ Million in 1 Day
  14. 14. $25+ million in 1 day!!!
  15. 15. Rewards: Pebble Watch
  16. 16. The JOBS Act • Title II: General Solicitation • Title III: Crowdfunding • Title IV: Regulation A+ (Mini IPO)
  17. 17. Investments: $200 million
  18. 18. Reg D 506C Filings • 9/13 to 3/14 • Filed: $98 Billion • Funded: $35 Billion Source: Offerboard
  19. 19. Assessment • Are you ready to raise money?
  20. 20. Network
  21. 21. Community
  22. 22. Curb Appeal
  23. 23. Keys For Success
  24. 24. Key #1: Start Before You Start @devindthorpe
  25. 25. Key #2: Play “Mano a Mano” @devindthorpe
  26. 26. Key #3: Shoot a Good Vid @devindthorpe
  27. 27. Key #4: Engage the Media @devindthorpe
  28. 28. Before we Conclude/Q&A Free Stuff: Visit: YourMarkOnTheWorld.com/feedback Leave feedback and get a copy of today’s slides plus a free download of my book, Crowdfunding for Social Good. See me today for free one-week access to my Pluralsight course on Crowdfunding Fundamentals.

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