BoostR Success Story – Shaunio Radio

Priscilla Cherry owns online radio station Shaunio Radio. When Priscilla first inherited the station, she decided to dedicate it to independent artists, in order to honour one of her family members who had passed away. She saw it as an opportunity to share his music around the world, and to share the music of other …

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BoostR Success Story – FREDsense

FREDsense Technologies lands coveted spot at Silicon Valley startup accelerator A startup in Calgary is making waves—by testing waves. FREDsense Technologies is a new Alberta-based business that engineers organisms to test water quality. The founders came up with a “bio-sensor” technology to engineer bacteria and put them in containers, much like USB sticks, which can …

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BoostR Success Story – Vin Gogh Paint and Sip Studio

Brenda Mahoney of Vin Gogh Paint and Sip Studio recently launched a successful crowdfunding campaign using Alberta BoostR, and her rewards really set her apart. Vin Gogh provides an experience that combines three of life’s greatest passions: art, wine and food. She used her ability to offer these experiences in a customized way to attract …

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Are You a Serial Crowdfunder?

Maybe it’s because you’re a family member, best friend or neighbour. Maybe it’s because you love supporting local businesses, projects and the next 'big thing'. Whatever the reasons, we think we’ve got your type figured out – The Serial Crowdfunder. Connected More often than not, many who contribute to a crowdfunding campaign are connected to …

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