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Martin Zwilling
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Attends University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lives in Phoenix, Arizona
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Great Entrepreneurs Sell Solutions, Not Technology http://blog.startupprofessionals.com/2015/02/great-entrepreneurs-sell-solutions-not.html … . Most customers hate new technology and will wait to buy.
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Will Crowdfunding Replace Angel And VC Investors? http://blog.startupprofessionals.com/2015/02/will-crowdfunding-replace-angel-and-vc.html … . There is still not enough money to go around.
Even if you ignore all the hype around crowdfunding, there can be no doubt that it is a real alternative for entrepreneurs to achieve visibility and funding today. According to articles on Entrepreneur last year, there are now almost 1000 crowdfunding platforms in existence, currently estimated ...
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Great question and post +Martin Zwilling! My experience is similar to yours +Nicholas Sutherland - I've always enjoyed the relationship with my angel and VC investors, so I'm curious about how crowdfunding would work for me, personally. BTW: I'm having crowdfunding thought leader +Josef Holm and founder of +Tubestart & +Krowdster on my HOA show this week and will be asking his opinion and experience on this very topic. Cheers!

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Great post,  and thanks +Martin Zwilling 
for consistently providing such excellent virtual #mentoring  to so many #entrepreneur  !
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Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and angel investor. Published on Forbes, Harvard Business Review, and Huffington Post.
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My passion is nurturing the development of entrepreneurs by providing first-hand mentoring, funding assistance, and business plan development.  I am the Founder and CEO of Startup Professionals, a company that provides products and services to startup founders and small business owners. 

I write a daily blog for entrepreneurs, and dispense advice on the subject of startups to a large online audience of 500,000 Twitter followers. I am also a regular contributor to Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Business Insider, and other business information sites.  My first book is titled “Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur?”, and I recently released a second one "Attracting an Angel."

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  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Computer Science and Accounting, 1964 - present
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