Jul 22, 2011

Kickstarter Crowdfunding Site Gives Entrepreneurs New Tools To Raise Money
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Business

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(Deborah L. Cohen) – Perry Chen was working in the New Orleansmusic industry when he faced a cash-crunch during the city’s JazzFest. He wanted to bring a European musician to perform at the festival but couldn’t raise the money. A decade later, other artists are now reaping the benefits of Chen’s brainstorm: online fundraising site Kickstarter.It worked for filmmaker Gary Hustwit, who turned to the popular site to help fund his latest documentary film, betting the promise of a new movie was powerful enough to attract financial support from a broad range of online backers.
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