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Bret Conkin
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CrowdfundSuite (http://crowdfundsuite.com) provides platform access - currently InvestNextDoor, FundRazr and SeedUps Canada - services and education across rewards, debt and equity crowdfunding models. “Powerful forces are turning the capital markets on their head yet alternative funding is still in it’s infancy,” stated CrowdfundSuite Founder Bret Conkin. “The plethora of online platforms, revolutionary new securities regulations and social ...
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How will the proposed new securities crowdfunding exemptions affect your business?  Find out.  Don't miss this event.
We are pleased to announce our new panelist, Paul Geyer, to our premiere panel of speakers for our May 21st equity crowdfunding event in Vancouver.
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FundRazr's CEO +Daryl Hatton featured in Vancouver Sun story on advent of equity crowdfunding in Canada.
Online crowdfunding has become a social force worth more than $100 million per year to cool projects and worthy causes in Canada, according to its advocates. Now British Columbia is among the jurisdictions probing whether it can become an economic force as a method for companies to raise start-up capital from the public — without becoming a magnet for fraud.
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Advice from Aristotle.  Really.
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Help North Shore Rescue and the people of Vancouver and all the visitors that were made safer due to Tim's efforts us create a fitting legacy for this hero.
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Tim Jones, team leader of North Shore Rescue, died suddenly on Sunday evening. Tim helped save hundreds of lives over the 25 years of his volunteer career with NSR. Please help us remember his incredible contribution to our community.
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I was part of an Expert Roundtable on Nonprofit Crowdfunding for Software Advice.com
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Check out our new venture CrowdfundSuite.  Register to stay informed on crowdlending, investing and funding.  
CrowdfundSuite launched today with expert consulting and capital raising via Seedups Canada, FundRazr and InvestNextDoor. Profit from the crowd economy.
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The "party of angry old white men"—as Gregor "Mayor Moonbeam" Roberston has branded it—has picked FundRazr to host the campaign.
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Great things begin with small efforts. Any doubt about this home truth is put to quick rest after hearing the story of Cayden Taipalus, an eight-year-old human rights champion from a tiny city in Michigan. Upon learning of a classmate’s inability to pay for a hot school lunch, a privilege to which he felt every […]
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The first of the year sets the tone for its balance. It’s with that in mind that we launch ourselves into 2014 — hopeful for big-time results and poised for teeth-rattling successes — by way of some immersion in the successes of the year that’s passed. Many FundRazr campaigns met and surpassed their goals in […]
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My latest post - 10 Bold #Crowdfunding Predictions for 2014 - for ITBusiness.ca 
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Great thoughts on where this is all going - succinctly told.
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President Crowdfund Suite. CEO/Founder at Fundfindr Media Inc.
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Business Development. Strategy. Marketing. Social Media. Digital. Crowdfunding. Branding.
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Software Executive. Startup Founder. Coach. Defenceman. Family man.
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  • University of British Columbia
    BComm Marketing, 1990
  • University of British Columbia
    Education, 2010
    B. Ed in Secondary Business Ed.
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Bretzky