Tag: success stories

12 Inspiring Quotes From Female Founders

As we wrote about last year, more women are getting turned down for investment opportunities even though women-led venture-backed companies earn 12% more revenue than male-led companies. Only 2.7% of venture-backed companies from 2011 to 2013 had female CEOs. Despite these hurdles, we have countless women on our site being bold to make change happen … read more

Eight’s Backers Helped Turn This Idea Into A Connected Smart Mattress

Founder Matteo Franceschetti left the life of a lawyer to change the world through successful business ventures. This meant a change in scheduling, a faster paced lifestyle, and unfortunately, a loss of sleep. During seven years of being an entrepreneur, Matteo learned that he had lost approximately 900 hours of sleep due primarily to restless … read more

Memphis Meats Raises $17M In VC Funding and Other Campaign Successes

We all know that our Diversity and Inclusion group is just a bunch of stars that are helping Indiegogo become an even more inclusive place to work for everyone. Now, the world knows it too. The team had a chat with a reporter from Forbes who covers women in business about what Indiegogo is doing for equality, … read more

Backers Get Ready To Rock As Fusion Guitar Ships Worldwide and Other Campaign Highlights

Indiegogo and MicroVentures partnered up to bring you First Democracy VC, an equity crowdfunding platform that makes investing in companies easy and accessible. They also made a video to show just how easy investing is. Tech Being an ER doctor seems like a completely stressful job. Amidst all the chaos, they have to figure out … read more

TrackR Raises $50M, Super Troopers 2 Wraps Up Filming and Other Success Stories This Week

It’s a very exciting Monday! We launched the entrepreneur Education Center last week, which is something that we have all been waiting for pretty much forever. Our absolutely incredibly Customer Happiness and Campaign Strategist teams just don’t have time to chat with every single entrepreneur on our platform, which has always been a big problem for a … read more