Archives for January 2017

Coming to America

Update 2/6: Today Indiegogo is proud to have joined with roughly 100 technology companies and other businesses in support of an amicus curiae brief in opposition to the travel ban. We’re also excited to share that our campaign has exceeded its goal, raising more than $25,000 in emergency funds for the International Rescue Committee.  My father immigrated to the … read more

Celebrating Two Months of Equity Crowdfunding from Sundance

It’s hard to believe that’s it’s only been a little over two months since we teamed up with MicroVentures to launch equity crowdfunding on Indiegogo through our portal First Democracy VC, and the last two months were even better than we expected.  Our first batch of five offering companies reached their targets by collectively raising … read more

Robots who code, apps that create scent and more

Our CEO, Dave Mandelbrot had a really excellent interview with Fast Company where he discussed the many ways in which Indiegogo is going beyond crowdfunding to help entrepreneurs. Our intent is to help entrepreneurs “not just raise money, but also help them with manufacturing, design, retail. Equity crowdfunding was a very natural extension of that … read more

Indiegogo Returns to Park City for Sundance and Slamdance ‘17

We’re all about starting the New Year off right here at Indiegogo, and that’s just what we’ve been doing. We recently saw the first project get fully funded from Indiegogo Film’s new partnership with Morgan Spurlock and Warrior Poets — We Believe in Dinosaurs. And just yesterday, we launched Indiegogo’s first-ever equity film offering, through our … read more

Bold thinkers and daring inventors show off the coolest new products at CES 2017

Thank you to everyone who joined us at CES 2017, we hope you had as much fun as we did! Each year, it gets bigger and bigger, thanks to the bold and daring entrepreneurs like you. We spent five days navigating the CES floor to speak with thought leaders, successful entrepreneurs, creative partners and tech-gadget … read more