Crowdfunding Platforms: from fundraising to new customers for your business
How can a crowdfunding platform help you get funding for your startup, validate your business idea or get new customers?
If you're a startup founder (or team member), at the May Meetup "Crowdfunding Platforms for startups: from fundraising to new customers" you will learn how a crowdfunding platform can grow your business in Switzerland.
Special Guest: Lorenz Koenig from wemakeit.com, a Swiss crowdfunding platform, the biggest crowdfunding platform of Switzerland and the second biggest in the DACH region.
Date: May 16, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Impact Hub Colab
It's a great pleasure to have, as the main speaker, Lorenz Koenig from wemakeit.com, a Swiss crowdfunding platform, counting 300,000 members and 3,700 successful projects.
wemakeit.com was founded in 2012 by artist Johannes Gees and entrepreneur Rea Eggli. It advanced quickly to the biggest crowdfunding platform of Switzerland and the second biggest in the DACH region. Crowdfunding projects of all kinds are launched at wemakeit: Sports, Startups, Music etc. It also boasts one of the highest project success rate of 62 %.
Lorenz joined wemakeit a year ago and is in charge of the online marketing and the new business realm. Before wemakeit he worked for the internationally acclaimed news paper NZZ, the biggest news site of Switzerland 20 Minuten and for the Social Media Publisher and Startup izzy
Besides that, Andrea Drietomska, the Marketing Strategist for startups and entrepreneurs (& organizer of this Meetup community), will explain how you can make the best out of crowdfunding platforms not only to get the funding but also to help validate your business idea or leverage it within your marketing activities and get new customers.
Plus, Eva Merava, member of our Meetup and business founder of Hidden Oasis will share her insights from a recent successful campaign on WeMakeIt platform.
Looking forward to seeing you!
Organizer of "Entrepreneurs and Startups in Zurich" Meetup
Impact Hub Zürich - Colab
131 Sihlquai, Zürich, 8005, ZH, Switzerland