Recap: Utah Crowdfunding Conference 2016

by | May 1, 2016 | Conference, Crowdfunding, Training

On April 28th, the Utah Crowdfunding Conference 2016 brought experts from Utah and from across the United States to participate in a power-packed training on crowdfunding.   Organized by the Salt Lake Small Business Development Center ant the Miller Business Resource Center, the event attracted over 300 Utah entrepreneurs interested in gaining skills and knowledge in both rewards-based and investment-based crowdfunding.

Experts such as Douglas Ellenoff, Dan Baird, Devin Thorpe, and Eli Regalado hit important skills and experiences on how best to approach your crowdfunding campaign.  They were just four of the 15 featured speakers and panelists.


Attendees were also able to participate in the Crowdfund Hero Competition, voting with Crowd Dollars (which convert to real USD) on their favorite technology/product.  The results of the contest:


1.            Bee Scientific                       $420

  $1,750 in-kind services from Crack the Crowd

  $1,000 in-kind services from Espiritu Design

2.            RoadTrip                              $355

  $1,000 in-kind services from Klugonyx Group

  $1,000 in-kind services from Mannmade Innovation

3.            Daplie                                   $277

4.            Sound of Color                   $234

5.            AdHitch Marketing             $230

6.            Mini Massage Table           $222

7.            I-Cubed                                 $105

8.            DayPunch                             $37


Look for info in the Fall 2016 on the upcoming 2017 event!

Learn more about the many resources available to you at The Mill at SLCC! We’d love to see you here.

ConferenceRecap: Utah Crowdfunding Conference 2016