FENET Mtg: Kickstarter Campaigns — Is Crowd Funding for you?
|August 7, 2014||Posted by CSauthor2 under EmpNet, General||
IEEE Foothill Employment Network members, guests, and interested parties: Please download the presentation from our July meeting, sponsored by the IEEE Foothill Section. This PowerPoint slideset was discussed by all members present and includes a detailed review of the formula for success in forming your own Kickstarter Campaign as presented by the speakers at a recent San Diego Consultant Network meeting (see BIOs below). They gave their consent to share this material with you and their contact info is included in the slides. We would again like to thank them for this. Regards, Bill Grist , FENET Co-Chair
Speaker Bios from the CN Meeting Presentation:
Mark Schmid is CEO The Art Function Group of Companies. A graduate of San Diego State University, Mark has developed multiple industry-leading companies in the action sports space. He has over 25 years of experience in product design, brand launch, management, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution in both hard goods and soft goods, in both specialty & big box retail stores. Mark is also a former world class pro skateboarder. www.sdsportinnovators.org
Bob Stein is President and COO of The Art Function Group. Bob teaches the “Financial Investor Presentation” at CONNECT to both the business advisers and the wannabe entrepreneurs. He has mentored a fair number of ventures through funding and successful exits at CONNECT for over 7 years. Bob holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. Bob Stein | LinkedIn
Michael Migdol is a UCSD alumni (Cultural Anthropology) and the founder of Automatic Media, a full service creative and marketing firm. Bob Stein, refers to him as, “A communications guru”. Michael is a creative director, brand builder, and accomplished wordsmith with over 16 years of experience connecting companies with people. His written work has appeared in numerous publications, including an LA Times nonfiction bestseller. Michael lives and works in Encinitas California. Michael Migdol | LinkedIn