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Business Confidential Now with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner - Business Confidential Now with Hanna Hasl-Kelchner EPISODE 4, 13th January 2016
What Smart Entrepreneurs Do To Crush It With Crowd-funding

What Smart Entrepreneurs Do To Crush It With Crowd-funding

Crowd-funding is a sensational new way to finance and build your business using other people’s money.  And some people would have you believe that you’re just one click away from going from rags to riches.  But in reality, if you’re not prepared you may end up with more rags than riches. 

Discover what every start-up and business owner needs to know about crowd-funding, this exciting new way to raise capital using the internet to reach a large number of people interested in investing small amounts of money, when host Hanna Hasl-Kelchner interviews Bill Warner.


  • What the two types of crowd-funding approaches are, their similarities and differences
  • The biggest mistake people make when launching a crowd-funding campaign
  • The essential keys to a successful campaign
  • The target number you need to reach the first few days of your campaign
  • And more


Bill Warner is co-founder and Director of EntreDot, a business mentoring non-profit organization that assists entrepreneurs who are starting their companies.  

Bill is an accomplished senior executive with more than thirty-eight years of experience in the computer industry, including over 20 years as a CEO and general manager responsible for computer software and hardware businesses, most recently as President and CEO of LiveWire Logic, a customer relationship management company in the service and support market.

In addition to his role at Entredot, he also Fund Executive of IMAF-RTP, an angel seed fund investing in start-up companies, as well as founder and Managing Partner of Paladin Associates Inc, a firm that helps executives create successful businesses by providing a broad array of executive services. 


Contact Bill at Entredot