It has been a year since Gruvi raised over £150,000 on Crowdcube, thanks to the support of 88 investors. Gruvi’s platform provides entertainment brands with powerful tools and tracking that streamline audiences through to watching content and buying tickets on social media at higher conversion rates than traditional display advertising. Gruvi’s client base includes HBO,… Read More »
Tutora helps students and families find the best local tutors for lessons in any subject and any age. Our aim is to help as many families as possible, whilst bringing trust and transparency to the tuition industry. We do this by collecting a huge amount of data on student-tutor interactions. Messaging, lesson bookings and student… Read More »
As the countdown to Christmas begins, take a look at our ultimate gift guide full of Funded Club products and services (plus some great discounts too). Perfect for those who own a Tesla, enjoy a tipple or simply want to stay on trend – there’s something for everyone.
It will be a welcome sign to crowd investors, which are forecast to invest over £130 million in 2016 alone, that crowdfunded companies are outperforming traditional success benchmarks according to a recent report from AltFi Data. To give our 300,000-strong crowd of investors a clearer view of Crowdcube’s portfolio of funded businesses, we take a… Read More »
What were you doing before you founded Influencer and what inspired you start up on your own? Back when I was around 16, I used to have a small clothing start-up called Breeze. I used to try to reach out to these celebrities to get them to promote my clothing – many ignored and the… Read More »
When did you (husband-wife duo) decide that you were going to start your own business? Was it a mutual decision? Azoomee is actually the second business we have founded together, having successfully sold the previous one to an LSE-listed media company in December 2011. Azoomee is a concept that is very personal – it was… Read More »
Take a look at the Tipplesworth story, from identifying a gap in the market to stocking the likes of Selfridges, Harvery Nichols and Liberty London to name just a few. You can read the latest press and company updates by visiting Tipplesworth’s company page.
Funded Club Q&A with Erik Fairbairn, POD Point CEO and founder. What does it means to be included in the Tech Track 100 (again)? In my opinion, the Tech Track 100 list is the most prestigious UK league table that a high growth technology business can make it into. Ever since I became an entrepreneur… Read More »
Here’s a monthly round up of the Crowdcube funded businesses news: Bidstack: one year on – ‘It’s been an insane year, with highlights that include launching the concept at the O2 in October, successfully hitting 137% of our target on Crowdcube, and making our first official hires…’ read more. Cornerstone, Pip & Nut and LOVESPACE have all been… Read More »
Guest article written by Monty Halls, founder of Seadog Productions and Crowdcube Funded Club member. The moment that turns a crowdfunding campaign from a speculative venture into an irresistible force, is the point when you begin to genuinely believe that you – as an entrepreneur – offer something unique. As a chap of a certain… Read More »