How to Make a Great Crowdfunding Pitch Video

Every campaign launched on the ATB BoostR platform requires a crowdfunding pitch video. Making a compelling video in 2018 can be a very simple thing to do because the camera on your phone and the free software on your computer are more than enough to capture your passion as an entrepreneur. Regardless of whether you …

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Best in Alberta: How Edmonton Entrepreneurs used Crowdfunding to Raise over $55,000 in Six Weeks

In the summer of 2016, Amy and Jeff Nachtigall were successful farmers' market entrepreneurs with dreams opening a bricks and mortar bake shop in Edmonton's core. Their business "Sugared and Spiced Baked Goods" had a supportive customer base however it had reached its capacity in its then-current form and it was turning away customers. The business …

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A New Face on Small Business Lending.

Guest Blog: ATB LendR By: Chett Matchett In Alberta’s current economic state, we have all heard the message that now is the time to diversify, to support local businesses, to embrace innovation. At ATB Financial, we have found this message to be exciting, motivating, and ultimately one of the catalysts to start reimagining what the …

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Six pitches. One prize. A spring day in Edmonton.

BoostR Stage YEG March 23, 2016 NAIT Six pitches. One prize. A spring day in Edmonton. On Wednesday night, six Albertan entrepreneur teams pitched their business ideas to a panel of expert judges in front of a crowd full of supporters. They had a mission: to convince the judges their idea had the most merit, …

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