Crowdfunding for Startups
We build and run Kickstarter and Indiegogo crowdfunding campaigns. In 2016 and 2017, our clients were 100% funded through rewards crowdfunding or private angel funding.
We've helped clients raise $5 Million and our clients have gone on to raise an additional $10 Million in angel and VC funding.
We are experts in Crowdfunding, Copy Writing, Social Media, Digital Advertising, Graphic Design, Videography, and PR. See our services.
We build and run campaigns but also advise clients and their teams. We work with big and small budgets, founders and established small businesses. See our projects.
Every project is customized to meet the client's needs. So if you're looking for a plug n' play option, we're not a fit. Instead, we talk about the product, determine the needs, and build a custom plan.
Our clients appear in major media publications, pitch on Shark Tank, and sell their products in Brookstone, Walmart, Target and more.
See our CEO, Leigh Lepore, on NBC's The TODAY Show talking about a little boy's $100K campaign.
SolidTeknics is an Australian-based company that offers high-end cookware. The founder, Mark Henry, is an engineer with a passion for cooking. The campaign raised AU $336,010 / USD $253,741.
Sunscreenr is a special camera that shows skin at risk of sun damage. The co-founder, Dave Cohen, designed a waterproof and compact device utilizing technology only available to scientists. Raise: $170,273. Plus $800,000 on Shark Tank.
GreenTraveler designs reusable containers to easily transport food and daily items. We worked with James, the co-founder, on the launch and identifying opportunties to bring in more funds. The campaign was raised a total of $135,010.
Revolar is the world's smartest personal safety device, helping to protect loved ones in need. The campaign raised $83,247 from 895 backers. Revolar has since been accepted into the Techstar and Target accelorators and raised over $3 Million in additional capital.
Efneo is a Poland based bicycle company founded by a father and his three sons. We started working with Efneo to advise on crowdfunding their first product. Efneo's has raised over $77,304 on Indiegogo.
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Meet Our Team
Leigh Lepore is the CEO and Founder of Crowdfunding Strategy & Information. She is a Crowdfunding industry expert, having raised millions of dollars for startups around the world. She speaks nationally, leads workshops to help entrepreneurs raise capital, and is interviewed by national media including NBC's The TODAY Show.
Leigh earned her bachelor's in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Virginia Tech and started her career in business consulting with Andersen Consulting, a former "Big Five" firm. She later transitioned to lead a national team at one of the most significant credit card companies in the U.S., Capital One.
Leigh is formerly the President of the Board of Directors for Aurora Community Connection, a non-profit whose mission is to develop the capacities of under-served families and promote social equality. Leigh is based in Austin.
Valerie Blomberg is our Marketing Manager. She brings expertise in digital marketing, copywriting, and data analysis.
Valerie earned her BALA in Liberal Arts from St. Johns College and started her career with MIX Sante Fe in Social Media and Trend Magazine as a writer. She later transitioned to The Institute for Functional Medicine as a Digital Marketing Coordinator. She is known for being a hard-working problem solver with integrity and compassion. Valerie is based in Minneapolis.