PRINCETON, N.J. — The NJEN gathers entrepreneurs and business owners in Princeton, New Jersey this 12th November 2014 to explore latest trends in Crowdfunding.
The New Jersey Entrepreneurial Network Meeting on Comprehensive Crowdfunding will take place at the Princeton Marriott Hotel and Conference Center at Forrestal, 100 College Road East, Princeton, NJ 08540 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. Startup entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to raise initial or expansion funds through crowdfunding will meet to discuss and explore the viability of crowdfunding as an avenue for raising business capital.
Crowdfunding thought leaders David Drake and Bruce Lipnick will be the speakers in this meeting. Their talks will focus on the question: “Is Crowdfunding now a viable option for funding your company?”
The popularity of crowdfunding to raise capital is rising among startup entrepreneurs and small business owners. David Drake, Founder and Chairman of Victoria Global, The Soho Loft Media Group and LDJ Capital, says “Crowdfunding offers an unconventional way for small and new businesses at early and growth stages to address the challenge of raising capital. The Soho Loft Media Group works to advance and promote diligent and strategic crowdfunding investments for small businesses and entrepreneurs. This enables them to maximize their opportunities and grow their enterprises.” He further adds, “Crowdfunding also enables them to market their services and products leading to creation of jobs. All these create new opportunities for economic growth at local and international levels. This industry could easily grow to reach the 1 trillion dollar mark by the year 2020.”
Bruce Lipnick, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Asset Alliance and Crowd Alliance, holds that “with proper guidance from well established investors, crowdfunding can assist small companies and rising entrepreneurs raise capital.” His firm, Crowd Alliance, integrates traditional approaches of raising capital with technology to develop direct modern avenues for investors and entrepreneurs to interact.
The meeting starts at 12 noon by establishing connections and this will continue over lunch. Brief introductions follow at 12:45pm. Discussions will focus on exploring the developments and global trends of crowdfunding. The ways by which investment by family offices intersect with crowdfunding will also be taken up. Attendees will understand in depth how crowdfunding is revolutionizing the conventional ways of raising business capital. They will also learn tips on pitching successful crowdfunding campaigns.
The meeting is sponsored by the Law Offices of Robert D. Frawley . Organizations supporting this meeting include: Einstein’s Alley, New Jersey Business Incubator Network , NJIT Enterprise Development Center, Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce Innovation, New Jersey Technology Council, New Jersey Young Professionals in Healthcare, TechLaunch and New Jersey Small Business Development Centers (Rutgers).
The participants will be treated to a buffet lunch.
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