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GOAL 2014 Football Manager Looks for Support on Their Crowdfunding Campaign

Source: Business Balla | May 16 2014, 11:23am CDT | by PR.com

GOAL 2014 Football Manager attempts Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for next step in development and a dedicated promise to always keep football (soccer) simulation manager game completely free.
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Cheers! McMenamins toasts $6.3M in crowdfunding for Bothell project

Aug 25 2014 3:34pm CDT | Source: Seattle Business Journal

McMenamins Inc. has closed its first-ever outside funding round, securing $6.3 million from a crew of mostly Northwest investors for its largest project to date: turning an old school in downtown Bothell into a hotel and entertainment complex. Monday's announcement clears the way for construction to begin late next month on the $25.3 million Anderson School project, said company officials who hope to open the property in November 2014. Built in the 1930s, t ...
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Corsair named among most innovative consumer brands

Aug 25 2014 6:50am CDT | Source: Nashville Business Journal

Entrepreneur magazine contributor Ryan Caldbeck, founder and CEO of CircleUp, has named Nashville-based Corsair Distillery as one of the 25 most innovative consumer and retail brands in the country. Caldbeck wrote that Corsair was recognized "for defining a new standard of quality and taste with its small batch, ultra-premium whiskey." CircleUp, an equity crowd funding platform, said it received more than 2 ...
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Nigeria to get Japanese drug for Ebola treatment
Abuja, Sep 2 (IANS) Nigeria will soon get a Japanese drug to treat Ebola, the country's Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said Monday. | by IANS
 
Japan to aid connectivity upgrade in northeast India
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) India and Japan Monday decided to strengthen cooperation for improving connectivity and socio-economic development in northeastern states of India. | by IANS
 
Three Ebola cases recorded in Nigeria oil hub
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) At least three cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been recorded in Nigeria's oil hub of Port Harcourt, where a fatality was confirmed last week, the country's Minister of Health Onyebuchi Chukwu said here Monday. | by IANS
 
 

Ebola finds a new foe in crowd-funded startup

Aug 22 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: San Jose Business Journal

Where National Institutes of Health funding may fall short in combatting the ebola crisis, startup OncoSynergy Inc. expects the crowd will step in. The company hopes to use $10,000 captured on the science crowdfunding site Experiment to turn its experimental cancer-fighting monoclonal antibody against the deadly ebola virus that has ravaged parts of West Africa. Early in its Experiment campaign, OncoSynergy has raised just $250, but it has 30 days remaining to hit its go ...
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Ebola finds a new foe in crowd-funded startup

Aug 22 2014 1:24pm CDT | Source: San Francisco Business Times

Where National Institutes of Health funding may fall short in combatting the ebola crisis, startup OncoSynergy Inc. hopes the crowd will step in. The company hopes to use $10,000 captured on the science crowdfunding site Experiment to turn its experimental cancer-fighting monoclonal antibody against the deadly ebola virus that has ravaged parts of West Africa. Early in its Experiment campaign, OncoSynergy has raised just $250, but it has 30 days remainin ...
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Crowdfunding Potato Salad: Funny Or Insulting?

Aug 8 2014 11:01am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

Last weekend, the Kickstarter project to make Potato Salad became famous when it raised  $55,492 from 6,911 backers, and creator Zach Brown's Youtube parody video went viral. It states, "Together, we’re building a movement...will it change the world? Probably." Even reputable news outlets l ...
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Crowd funding is not new, but crowdfunding is

Aug 1 2014 3:40pm CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

Crowd funding is not new, but crowdfunding is. Completely intuitive, both terms mean funds conveyed by a crowd to a solicitor. Crowd funding is actually traditional banking, insurance, stock markets, charities and the like, where the crowds are relatively small and absolutely defined. Now a new word, crowdfund ...
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What Potato Salad Teaches Us About Crowdfunding - A Thriving Kickstarter For Potato Salad Holds 2 Big Lessons For Business Owners

Jul 17 2014 2:18pm CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

When someone says “danger,” the first thing I think about is usually not potato salad. But that may change.  A Kickstarter member known as Zach “Danger” Brown started a campaign with the stated goal of “Basically I'm just making potato salad.  I haven't decided what kind yet.” His goal?  10 dollars.  His [...] ...
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Forget potato salad—ice chest Kickstarter got $1.9M

Jul 11 2014 9:18am CDT | Source: CNBC

"Coolest Cooler," a high-tech cooler, raised more than $1.9 million dollars on crowd funding ...
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