PledgeMe Roadie: CrowdfundingU in Tauranga (1 November)

By Anna Guenther

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PledgeMe Roadie: CrowdfundingU In Tauranga (1 November)

Project 2016-09-28 11:48:47 +1300

Missed out on pledging? Fear not! There will be door sales. Please bring cash.

 

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We're hittin' the road this spring...

 

Team PledgeMe are road tripping from Wellington to Whangarei this spring. We’re doing this to talk shop in all the regions about how companies and organisations can raise funds to grow through equity crowdfunding and crowdlending.

 

Earlier this year we started CrowdfundingU, which is a six-session programme to helps companies ready themselves to raise capital through their crowds. Then we did a road trip of the South Island, meeting over 100 founders and doers to chat about crowdfunding. Now, to kick off the spring semester we're hitting the North Island.

 

There's a catch for us to come to your town...

We’re going where our crowd is, meaning we’ve set a minimum goal in how many tickets we need to sell in your region to order lock in this stop. We need a minimum of 20 tickets sold prior to for us to be able to lock in the venue and travel costs.

What are we going to talk about?...

In this session, sponsored by the good folk at Venture Centre, we’re going to run you through the background of exactly what crowdfunding is. We’ll outline the similarities and differences between the major types of crowdfunding and identify what each means to you as an entrepreneur (hint: the range is dating — to civil union — to full on marriage).

 

We'll run over what has worked in the past, and what hasn't, and run through the three most important things to your campaign: your team, your crowd, and your plan.

 

 

Tickets are $20 each (the normal session price for this CrowdfundingU session is $150).

 

The event details are:

  • Venue: Basestation, 148 Durham St, Tauranga, 3110
  • Doors open 5:30pm
  • Event kicks off at 6:00pm
  • Potential for an ad-hoc networking session around 7:30pm

What can you do?

The first thing you can do is the easiest, buy a ticket (by pledging on the right hand side of this page -->) and join us for the night.

Now, who else do you know who might be interested? Let 'em know by sharing this campaign directly with them (and while you’re at it, you could give us a share on your favourite social media channels!)

Also, are there any specific people we should be connecting with in your town who might be able to help us get the word out? Hit up the comment section below, or flick us an email at [email protected]

 

Where else are we going?

Our trip is going the length of the North Island - from Wellington to Whangarei! Here are all our stops along the way:

Do you want us to come to your town? Flick us a note and we'll see if we can add a stop for you in.

Comments

Updates 3

Thanks for coming along!

16/11/2016 at 2:16 PM

Hey everyone,

Thanks so much for coming along to our Roadie workshop! We had a blast meeting you all, and hearing about all of the awesome things that you guys are up to in Tauranga. 

As promised (but a bit later than planned!):

If you have any questions, or need any feedback, feel free to ping me on [email protected] or go through creating a request in our system. Look forward to meeting you all again somewhere soon!

 

Cheers,

Barry

See you tonight, Tauranga!

01/11/2016 at 12:11 PM

Hey dear Pledgers,

 

we're very much looking forward to meeting you tonight! Here are the details again: 

 

  • Venue: Basestation, 148 Durham St, Tauranga, 3110
  • Doors open 5:30pm
  • Event kicks off at 6:00pm

If you have any friends that missed out on tickets, fear not. There will be door sales.

 

Flick me an email ([email protected]) or txt (027 2543 185) if you need anything.

 

see you soon,

Anna

Thank you 🎉 + shoulder tap help

20/10/2016 at 4:37 PM

Thanks so much for pledging to come to our CrowdfundingU session! We can’t wait to meet you.

Since we aren’t funded yet, we need to get over the line to ensure we can come and play with you. To help us get there, we’d love if you could share this event (either to the masses, or direct to people you know might be keen). Any help to get us to your town is super appreciated.

Here's the link again for sharing: https://www.pledgeme.co.nz/projects/4841-pledgeme-roadie-crowdfundingu-in-tauranga-1-november

 

Here’s the map of all the towns we’d love to go to too:

 

If you know folk in other towns that should get on board, we’d love if you could share with them too. Thanks for helping us to decide where to come, it means the world to us.

 

Take care,

Anna, Jess, Barry, and Kelsey (aka, the North Island Roadie Class of 2016)

    Pledgers 22

    Rory Birkbeck
    2016-10-31 17:39:21 +1300
    Kinsa Hays
    2016-10-31 17:38:43 +1300
    Deborah Crowe
    2016-10-31 13:00:43 +1300
    Hannah Bougen
    2016-10-31 10:23:38 +1300
    Claire Piper
    2016-10-31 10:04:09 +1300
    Hannah Bougen
    2016-10-30 16:50:58 +1300

    "Looking forward to welcoming you to our town and to you sharing more on the CrowdFunding space. "

    Sarah Laurence
    2016-10-28 13:49:54 +1300

    "Thanks for the fantastic event in Palmy! "

    Angela Wallace
    2016-10-27 12:30:06 +1300

    "Looking forward to seeing you Anna!"

    Wayne Renner
    2016-10-27 09:56:55 +1300
    kazna bedford
    2016-10-22 15:41:09 +1300

    "Looking forward to this event - come on Tauranga - just a few more tickets to confirm this venue."

    Kevin Powell
    2016-10-20 22:10:58 +1300

    "looking forward to this event sponsored by Venture Centre - get along to find out more..."

    Sheldon Nesdale
    2016-10-20 13:32:35 +1300
    Alistair McMahon
    2016-10-18 17:16:34 +1300
    Sam Kidd
    2016-10-18 15:32:00 +1300
    Liz Muller
    2016-10-17 13:09:50 +1300
    Anonymous pledger
    2016-10-14 11:54:52 +1300
    Anonymous pledger
    2016-10-14 11:04:18 +1300
    Sandra Gibb
    2016-10-13 11:48:39 +1300
    Malcolm Gibb
    2016-10-13 11:45:04 +1300
    Peter Wren-Hilton
    2016-10-13 10:51:54 +1300
    Rory Diver
    2016-10-13 09:28:14 +1300
    Matt McHardy
    2016-10-13 09:20:32 +1300

    Followers

    Followers of PledgeMe Roadie: CrowdfundingU in Tauranga (1 November)

    PledgeMe Roadie: CrowdfundingU In Tauranga (1 November)

    Project 2016-09-28 11:48:47 +1300

    Missed out on pledging? Fear not! There will be door sales. Please bring cash.

     

    ---

    We're hittin' the road this spring...

     

    Team PledgeMe are road tripping from Wellington to Whangarei this spring. We’re doing this to talk shop in all the regions about how companies and organisations can raise funds to grow through equity crowdfunding and crowdlending.

     

    Earlier this year we started CrowdfundingU, which is a six-session programme to helps companies ready themselves to raise capital through their crowds. Then we did a road trip of the South Island, meeting over 100 founders and doers to chat about crowdfunding. Now, to kick off the spring semester we're hitting the North Island.

     

    There's a catch for us to come to your town...

    We’re going where our crowd is, meaning we’ve set a minimum goal in how many tickets we need to sell in your region to order lock in this stop. We need a minimum of 20 tickets sold prior to for us to be able to lock in the venue and travel costs.

    What are we going to talk about?...

    In this session, sponsored by the good folk at Venture Centre, we’re going to run you through the background of exactly what crowdfunding is. We’ll outline the similarities and differences between the major types of crowdfunding and identify what each means to you as an entrepreneur (hint: the range is dating — to civil union — to full on marriage).

     

    We'll run over what has worked in the past, and what hasn't, and run through the three most important things to your campaign: your team, your crowd, and your plan.

     

     

    Tickets are $20 each (the normal session price for this CrowdfundingU session is $150).

     

    The event details are:

    • Venue: Basestation, 148 Durham St, Tauranga, 3110
    • Doors open 5:30pm
    • Event kicks off at 6:00pm
    • Potential for an ad-hoc networking session around 7:30pm

    What can you do?

    The first thing you can do is the easiest, buy a ticket (by pledging on the right hand side of this page -->) and join us for the night.

    Now, who else do you know who might be interested? Let 'em know by sharing this campaign directly with them (and while you’re at it, you could give us a share on your favourite social media channels!)

    Also, are there any specific people we should be connecting with in your town who might be able to help us get the word out? Hit up the comment section below, or flick us an email at [email protected]

     

    Where else are we going?

    Our trip is going the length of the North Island - from Wellington to Whangarei! Here are all our stops along the way:

    Do you want us to come to your town? Flick us a note and we'll see if we can add a stop for you in.

    Comments

    Thanks for coming along!

    16/11/2016 at 2:16 PM

    Hey everyone,

    Thanks so much for coming along to our Roadie workshop! We had a blast meeting you all, and hearing about all of the awesome things that you guys are up to in Tauranga. 

    As promised (but a bit later than planned!):

    If you have any questions, or need any feedback, feel free to ping me on [email protected] or go through creating a request in our system. Look forward to meeting you all again somewhere soon!

     

    Cheers,

    Barry

    See you tonight, Tauranga!

    01/11/2016 at 12:11 PM

    Hey dear Pledgers,

     

    we're very much looking forward to meeting you tonight! Here are the details again: 

     

    • Venue: Basestation, 148 Durham St, Tauranga, 3110
    • Doors open 5:30pm
    • Event kicks off at 6:00pm

    If you have any friends that missed out on tickets, fear not. There will be door sales.

     

    Flick me an email ([email protected]) or txt (027 2543 185) if you need anything.

     

    see you soon,

    Anna

    Thank you 🎉 + shoulder tap help

    20/10/2016 at 4:37 PM

    Thanks so much for pledging to come to our CrowdfundingU session! We can’t wait to meet you.

    Since we aren’t funded yet, we need to get over the line to ensure we can come and play with you. To help us get there, we’d love if you could share this event (either to the masses, or direct to people you know might be keen). Any help to get us to your town is super appreciated.

    Here's the link again for sharing: https://www.pledgeme.co.nz/projects/4841-pledgeme-roadie-crowdfundingu-in-tauranga-1-november

     

    Here’s the map of all the towns we’d love to go to too:

     

    If you know folk in other towns that should get on board, we’d love if you could share with them too. Thanks for helping us to decide where to come, it means the world to us.

     

    Take care,

    Anna, Jess, Barry, and Kelsey (aka, the North Island Roadie Class of 2016)

      Rory Birkbeck
      2016-10-31 17:39:21 +1300
      Kinsa Hays
      2016-10-31 17:38:43 +1300
      Deborah Crowe
      2016-10-31 13:00:43 +1300
      Hannah Bougen
      2016-10-31 10:23:38 +1300
      Claire Piper
      2016-10-31 10:04:09 +1300
      Hannah Bougen
      2016-10-30 16:50:58 +1300

      "Looking forward to welcoming you to our town and to you sharing more on the CrowdFunding space. "

      Sarah Laurence
      2016-10-28 13:49:54 +1300

      "Thanks for the fantastic event in Palmy! "

      Angela Wallace
      2016-10-27 12:30:06 +1300

      "Looking forward to seeing you Anna!"

      Wayne Renner
      2016-10-27 09:56:55 +1300
      kazna bedford
      2016-10-22 15:41:09 +1300

      "Looking forward to this event - come on Tauranga - just a few more tickets to confirm this venue."

      Kevin Powell
      2016-10-20 22:10:58 +1300

      "looking forward to this event sponsored by Venture Centre - get along to find out more..."

      Sheldon Nesdale
      2016-10-20 13:32:35 +1300
      Alistair McMahon
      2016-10-18 17:16:34 +1300
      Sam Kidd
      2016-10-18 15:32:00 +1300
      Liz Muller
      2016-10-17 13:09:50 +1300
      Anonymous pledger
      2016-10-14 11:54:52 +1300
      Anonymous pledger
      2016-10-14 11:04:18 +1300
      Sandra Gibb
      2016-10-13 11:48:39 +1300
      Malcolm Gibb
      2016-10-13 11:45:04 +1300
      Peter Wren-Hilton
      2016-10-13 10:51:54 +1300
      Rory Diver
      2016-10-13 09:28:14 +1300
      Matt McHardy
      2016-10-13 09:20:32 +1300

      Followers of PledgeMe Roadie: CrowdfundingU in Tauranga (1 November)

      This campaign was successful and got its funding on 31/10/2016 at 6:00 PM.