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Crowdfunding - AZ Tech Beat

Arizona tech non-profits partner to help entrepreneurs raise capital

November 3, 2015 |

Non-profit collaborative network Arizona Collaboratory, Inc. and the Arizona Technology Council have formed an alliance to help Council members solicit and raise capital from investors around the U.S.

Arizona Technology Council members now have access to the Arizona Collaboratory portal, … Read More

Local gaming companies find success on kickstarter

April 21, 2015 |

Becoming the supreme ruler of a galaxy and competing against your friends has just become a possibility through the dice-based game, Tiny Epic Galaxies.

Queen Creek-based Gamelyn Games recently completed another successful crowdfunding campaign through Kickstarter, raising  $411,693 when its … Read More

Equity crowdfunding is open in Arizona

April 15, 2015 |

Today at maker space TechShop Chandler, Governor Doug Ducey signed bill HB 2591, an intrastate crowdfunding bill where small businesses and entrepreneurs will be able to sell equity in their company over the Internet and receive funding from the general … Read More

10 things to know before launching your Kickstarter

October 14, 2014 |

Kickstarter can be the perfect place to get funding and build hype for your new project or startup. However, it can also be a harrowing landscape of trolls and challenges. Here are ten tips to help you weather the storm … Read More

The secret sauce to raising money on Kickstarter

September 22, 2014 |

You may be a food aficionado or a technology geek, but unless you’ve been living under a rock in the last few months, you’ve probably heard about the potato salad guy who raised over $55,000 on Kickstarter and launched the … Read More

OBD Solutions co-founder shares how they exceeded Kickstarter goal by $600K

August 21, 2014 |

Article co-written with Becky Brisley

When a company sets out to raise money on Kickstarter, the founders hope they raise enough to make it and continue their project. For OBD Solutions, a company that specializes in the design, engineering, and … Read More

Hypoxic founder shares secrets to Kickstarter success

July 17, 2014 |

Let’s start a Kickstarter campaign! Maybe people will give us money to build the company! While many founders have tried and failed this route, there are a few that brought in the cash to take their company to the next level.

AZTB … Read More

MonsoonFund brings crowdfunding platform to Tucson startups

July 16, 2014 |

Tucson startups now have a crowdfunding platform to call their own. MonsoonFund helps small businesses in the city raise early stage funding while giving the added opportunity to expand their network of supporters.

It was created by the team at … Read More

Startups, the SEC and what it means for crowdfunding

November 26, 2013 |

Contributing author Jonathan Frutkin is Principal with The Frutkin Law Firm and CEO of Cricca Funding

For most startup entrepreneurs, they go into the game knowing they will eventually need to raise money. They … Read More

Weekend Reads: Manage workplace stress, Crowdfunding and How to Become a Top Dog

July 5, 2013 |

This weekend, unplug and delve into a book with stories aimed to inspire, educate, or elevate your entrepreneurial mind. Here are some of our finds.

Equity Crowdfunding: Transforming Customers Into Loyal Customers – By Jonathan Frutkin

In his new book, … Read More