COVID-19 has wrecked havoc on our economy and especially on local businesses. And while a range of grant and loan programs have been created to provide some relief, it is clear that these efforts are far from adequate to provide assistance to the large number of businesses in need of support. This panel introduces participants to […]
In 2019, Maxeme Tuchman, the Founder and CEO of Caribu, became the first Latinx founder to raise $1 million through equity crowdfunding, since Title III of the JOBS Act was rolled out in May 2016. In this session, she will share how she did it, and what the experience was like. Jonny Price is the Director of Fundraising at Wefunder, the platform on which she raised capital, and he will be interviewing Maxeme.
Pending regulatory reforms, and the detrimental impact of COVID-19 on conventional funding sources, have spurred significant growth in Regulation Crowdfunding investment volume over the last few months. In this session, learn more about the concept of equity crowdfunding, and the advantages and disadvantages that it presents for founders looking to raise capital.
Jonny Price, Director of Fundraising, Wefunder: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonnyprice/
Maxeme Tuchman, Founder and CEO, Caribu: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maxemetuchman/