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Philip Cardwell
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Crowdfunding Expert > I help businesses, filmmakers & product designers with crowdfunding - with no upfront costs
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crowdfunding, crowdfunding promotion, crowdfunding film, film finance, motion picture finance, campaign management, marketing, public relations, Targeted marketing, advertising
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  • CROWDFUNDING ACCELERATOR
    Co-Founder and CEO, 2013 - present
    WE ARE CROWDFUNDING EXPERTS What qualifies us to make such a bold claim? We have been in the crowdfunding business for a long time; know almost all of the key players; have rerun others failed crowdfunding campaigns (to successful funding) and have a successful funding rate of almost 100%. You do NOT need to turn to anyone else for your crowdfunding needs. It’s What We Do.. And We Do It Very, Very well.
  • Universal Media Consultants
    Founder, 2011 - present
    From the start, Universal Media Consultants was created to be a different kind of marketing company. It’s not about flashy campaigns or fancy advertising. Let someone else do that. At UMC we focus on Market Magnification. Meaning, we magnifying the reach of our clients current or new marketing.
  • Wall Street Capital Funding
    Co-founder and CEO, 2001 - 2011
  • National Bank of Commerce
    V.P. Investment Dept, 1991 - 2000
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beverly hills
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Crowdfunding Expert > I help businesses, filmmakers & product designers with crowdfunding. Co-owner of Autopilotforlinkedin
Introduction

Do you have a film, motion picture, product or service that needs funding or media exposure? Are you interested in crowdfunding? If so, I can help.

As the founder and CEO of Crowdfunding Accelerator, I lead a team that does everything from concept to funding for entrepreneurs, business owners and filmmakers. With an emphasis on motion picture and film finance, we are experts at everything to do with crowdfunding. As an industry spokesperson, I produce five online crowdfunding magazines and was called upon to perform the marketing and promotion for the prestigious 1st & 2nd Annual Global Crowdfunding Conventions and Bootcamps.

Since the founding of my original marketing firm, I’ve worked with thousands of companies and established hundreds of relationships. I am able to reach more than 1.4 million journalists, radio & TV stations, bloggers, websites and more. 

Business owners, Indie filmmakers and Hollywood producers come with their ideas. We go from stage one planning and development to crowdfunding campaign management, marketing and media exposure promotions. With the end result, they are fully funded for their crowdfunding project with no out-of-pocket costs.

What sets us apart?

► No risk, as there are no upfront fees for our services.
► Close to 60% of crowdfunding projects fail, yet our projects succeed almost 100% of the time.
► We walk you through everything from the crowdfunding concept all the way through the final funding.
► When crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo need help, they call on me for advice.

My entrepreneurial spirit is inspired by looking at current marketplace trends, identifying what is going to take off, and getting involved on the ground floor.

See my LinkedIn profile for additional information and recommendations.

Schedule a phone call: https://www.timetrade.com/book/BFL8N

Specialties: crowdfunding, crowdfunding promotion, crowdfunding film, film finance, motion picture finance, campaign management, marketing, public relations.

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See my LinkedIn profile for additional information and recommendations
Education
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Political Science & Philosophy, 1987 - 1991
  • Mountain Brook High School
    1979 - 1982
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There's a great new service for LinkedIn users that allows you to customize the people that they have invited to connect and then filter (whitelist) them by country or industry code.

#linkedin   #linkedintips   #linkedinmarketing  
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For those of you who use #linkedintips   (everyone should), I've release a new short video explaining a few #linkedinmarketing   automation tips. Please feel free to pass it along.
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Gratwick Films hopes to have a significant impact on the future of the independent film industry by introducing "Social Filmmaking", a casting process that utilizes a new method for casting actors, called "Social Casting".Gratwick Films has announced that the company has began testing a new method for casting actors, that Gratwick hopes will have a significant impact on the future of the independent film industry. In an effort to break free from ...
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A few days ago I got together with two other social media and LinkedIn experts; Scott Offord (the creator of Autopilot for LinkedIn) and Kevin Thomas Tully (social media and social selling strategist), to videotape a Google Hangout discussing LinkedIn Profile Tips that will dramatically improve your LinkedIn profile, help others find your LinkedIn profile more easily and attract the type of buyers or prospects that you are looking to attract.

Your LinkedIn profile is your digital business card. You have one chance to get it right because you want others on LinkedIn to remember who your are and this is your opportunity to provide them a tangible piece of evidence that you exist and you want to make contact. So how do you move people from just checking out your profile to actually getting on a list? How do you convert them?
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Funny stuff
 
Get out and have some fun this weekend!
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With less than 48 hours to go and as they head towards tripling their original $50,000 goal, serial inventors, Jim Howard and Lori Montag are about to end their Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for “Bruno™” the World’s First Smartcan™. Jim Howard and Lori Montag are serial inventors that look at the world and everyday items differently than most. While the two have an uncanny history of bringing successful products to market, the latest inventio...
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Autopilot for LinkedIn shows you how to optimize a LinkedIn profile tagline to solve the problem and the likely reasons why you visit someones profile and while a substantial number of them may return the visit to your profile, few of them actually ask you to connect. Above is the embedded YouTube version where we discuss:The 3 likely reasons that could be responsible for this happening to someone: Your profile tagline, that people see when they...
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Talk about bizarre!
And you thought the rabbit from Donnie Darko was creepy.
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