This month we welcome Anna Guenther, co-founder (and Chief Bubble Blower) of PledgeMe; NZ’s first crowd funding platform.
Crowd funding is a model of raising money and PledgeMe have helped more than 800 projects raising over $5 million in the process.
It’s a revolutionary concept that has allowed hundreds of people get the funding they need to do the things that they love.
To find out a little more or see what projects they are currently supporting check them out here: https://www.pledgeme.co.nz/
Anna completed her Masters in Entrepreneurship in 2006, where she wrote her thesis on crowdfunding and PledgeMe. She then went on to work in enterprise at NZTE for a number of years before getting to start up the business she had written about finally, 3 years ago.
Come along and hear Anna’s captivating story and some of the things that helped get her to this point in time.
WHEN: Friday 29 May 12-1pm
WHERE: Mezzanine Room, Central Library