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Crowdfunding Workshop - Updated Zoom Link

  • 22-May-2020
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Online webinar using Zoom


  • No Charge

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5 to 10 minutes before 8:00 a.m.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Presenter: Almarie Falbo

Crowdfunding Basics: An insiders view to securing capital.

Get the information you need to tap into the world of crowdfunding. Billions of dollars of alternative financing may be your path to getting cash for your business.

How much do you need? We will cover: Fundamentals of Crowdfunding, Understanding Your Options, Choosing the Right Options, Success Factors

Get capital for your business using the power of the internet and crowdfunding. The workshop will help guide you to your best funding options. Upon completion you will know the difference between: Non-Profit Lenders, Crowdfunding, Invoice Financing, and other funding sources– and which ones could be best for you. Hear about examples of successful Crowdfunding campaigns to understand how they raised funds.

Key Learning #1: Crowdfunding basics. What the different types of crowdfunding are.

Key Learning #2: A federal program was introduced May, 2016.

Key Learning #3: Crowdfunding is a successful source for raising funds.

A ‘C’ Suite executive, who utilizes broad and diverse knowledge and experience along with a strong entrepreneurial orientation to achieve positive results.

Organizations large and small, asset based established enterprises and virtual eCommerce start-ups, global and local, private and non-profit, her experiences encompass financial services, manufacturing, sourcing and supply chain, customer service, franchise operations, technology and healthcare.

Almarie Falbo

Ms. Falbo began her career with Xerox Corporation from there she joined Bausch & Lomb. Next she took her experience to Silicon Valley, when NEC recruited her for the executive team to evaluate the attractiveness of the retail PC market; subsequently she became COO. Ms. Falbo continued her career with technology renaissance companies; first, Agilent Technologies, a new spin out from Hewlett Packard and second Avaya which was created from Lucent Technologies. Recently, she focused on establishing Ally Financial as an enduring market leader in auto financing. Results Through Collaboration, is her current focus, which includes being the Chief Operating Officer for CCS Oncology and CCS Healthcare, additionally supporting several private and non-profit initiatives.

In 2019 Ms. Falbo was recognized by the Small Business Administration with the Award of Distinction and Achievement. Ms. Falbo earned her MBA in Finance from the University of Rochester William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Management and her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics with honors from the State University Center of New York at Buffalo.

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