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We sat down with Crain's Chicago's John Pletz to talk local Chicago business, crowdfunding, and the new twist that is Bolstr....
Published March 11th, 9:59 AM
This weekend, Larry and Charlie were guests MSNBC's Your Business with JJ Ramberg to chat small business, Bolstr and revenue-sharing. Check it out!
Published March 4th, 3:38 PM
Charlie and Larry pen a guest article for Entrepreneur Magazine's "Young Entrepreneur," outlining four things young entrepreneurs need to know about the JOBS Act..
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If you're going to be basically sleeping under your desk to get your start-up off the ground, why
Published February 11th, 10:01 AM
Prior to co-founding Bolstr, Larry was an Investment Banker at J.P.Morgan, where he focused on financial restructurings, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate financing transactions. He then spent two years in the mergers & acquisitions group of a $4
Published December 14th, 9:58 AM
Who: Cofounders Charlie Tribbett and Larry Baker, both 28, @Bolstr
What: An investment-based crowdfunding platform for small businesses
Where: New York City
When: November 2011
How: Tribbett and Baker met while interning at JPMorgan. The two men went on to work in
Published October 16th, 12:10 PM
by Joe Mont
October 16, 2012
Sometime early next year, the Securities and Exchange Commission is expected to propose rules that would pave the way for “equity crowdfunding,” harnessing the groupthink of social
Published September 28th, 4:39 PM
Published September 20th, 12:13 PM
Companies don't need to wait until the beginning of next year and new federal rules to start raising money over the Internet. And they don't have to offer perks or products to supporters.
A handful of upstarts are working to
Published September 13th, 4:00 AM
by Mark Fidelman, Forbes Contributer
An OP/ED View of the Next Generation Enterprise
Bolstr is a company that is changing the small business fundraising game. It’s one of the best crowd funding platforms I’ve seen
Published August 5th, 10:00 PM
Check out the full article here and below!
Banks aren’t lending to small businesses, the housing crisis has choked off home equity lines of credit, and private investors typically look the other way unless there’s a clear and attractive exit strategy.
Published August 3rd, 3:19 PM
It’s no secret that small business access to capital is drying up. In a recent survey by the National Small Business Association, for example, 43% of small business owners reported that they had looked for capital in the last four years and
Published July 20th, 7:00 AM
Here are some of the highlights:
Although there are many crowdfunding platforms entering the market Bolstr is specifically unique and distinguished for the following reasons:
1. We are focused on empowering
Published July 19th, 3:00 AM
On September 12th and 13th join Bolstr at FinovateFall 2012: The Biggest Innovations in FinTech!
For the first time Bolstr will publicly display the technology that enables small businesses to seamlessly crowdfund investments from their community in advance of the
Published July 9th, 12:30 PM
As part of being a named "Featured Member" for the Startup America Partnership, Bolstr Co-Founders Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett were interviewed about how they are helping local small businesses raise capital through crowdfunding.
Published July 5th, 8:00 AM
The Securities and Exchange Commission missed a deadline of July 4, 2012 to adopt rules lifting a general advertising ban for private securities offerings as a part of the JOBs Act. Mary Shapiro, Chairman of the SEC expects to approve the rule sometime this summer, however the delay in finalizing rules on general
Published June 19th, 8:00 AM
Bolstr is the first investment based crowdfunding platform that is able to operate under today's securities laws, and in advance of the JOBs Act. Learn how and why in this great post from Grasshopper: Crowdfunding & the JOBS Act: What Does This Mean For You?
Published May 17th, 7:13 PM
Accion, along with the Startup America Partnership and the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, or EO, has joined forces with NYSE Euronext to launch the NYSE Big StartUp, a nationwide jobs-growth initiative designed to connect high-growth small businesses, startups and entrepreneurs with