Published 6 Dec 2014
[cont'd] about whom you might need to partner up with for the campaign. Create your project on Ventrifuge and offer equity to your potential partners and you'll be featured on the map for free. When offers come in, you can fuse your venture together by selecting your cofounders and creating your crowdfunding partnership. What’s more, the app will help you out with the legwork and will promote your project on its channels.
There are companies around like CoFounderSlab that aim to match up potential business collaborators but they tend to use things like speed matchmaking events to put people together. Ventifuge opens up the horizons by providing a wealth of experienced and skilled - not to mention creative - individuals who are happy to extend their services for a slice of the equatorial pie. It's a vital link in the chain for the inexperienced and first time entrepreneur who could do with having someone around to help their original concept come to fruition. It's easy to use and simple to navigate but you do have to put together a YouTube video to help 'sell' your idea and communicate your needs. But don't worry, it doesn't have to be a Spielberg production - you just have to get your concept across. When you are up and ready to go, you can take it to Kickstarter if you like, and see how it flies in the big world of business.