EquityNet’s founder and CEO Judd Hollas authored this presentation to aid in discussions of the rapidly emerging crowdfunding market. This slideshow explains the basics of crowdfunding and how it can benefit the fund raising efforts of entrepreneurs.
Topics include: • What is crowdfunding and how did it originate? • What impacts will crowdfunding have on entrepreneur fund raising efforts? • Crowdfunding success rates, including % funded, amount, and timing? • How to make crowdfunding a market success?
About the author: Judd Hollas, founder and CEO of EquityNet, is the lead author of this report and a pioneer in the field of crowdfunding with multiple patents granted for web-based capital marketplace systems. EquityNet was launched in 2005 and is the original and only patented equity crowdfunding platform. It is used by thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, government entities, business incubators, and other members of the entrepreneurial community to plan, analyze, and capitalize privately-held businesses. EquityNet provides access to 12,000+ individual investors and has helped entrepreneurs across North America raise over $202 million in capital.