healthcare crowdfunding

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May 2015

1.7 Million for Cardio Startups

By |May 29th, 2015|Adoption, Challenges, Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Heart Disease, Innovation, Open Innovation, Pharma, Projects, Showcases|

The 2015 American Heart Association Crowd Challenge broke all records for the 16 companies that made the finals on MedStartr. In just 31 days the finalists closed 14 deals valued at over 1.7 million dollars with some of the biggest names in Healthcare. Just like last year's winners, almost all the companies were pre-revenue when [...]

September 2013

Open Season for Funding Healthcare Startups

By |September 27th, 2013|About MedStartr, Crowds that Care, Entrepreneurship, Equity Crowdfunding, Funding, Get Funded, Healthcare, MedFundr, Projects, Startups|

Did you ever wonder why you never see billboards and infomercials selling stocks?  For over 80 years since the Great Depression, there has been a ban on the general solicitation of private equities.  Yesterday, that ban was lifted as Title II of the JOBS act was allowed to go forward by the SEC and already [...]

June 2013

We need your help to reach 14 million Cancer Survivors

By |June 14th, 2013|Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, ePatients, Funding, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Manage Your Campaign, Projects, Use Social Media|

To make the best new apps for cancer care, we want to get feedback and insight from patients and doctors who want to give or get better cancer care. Makes sense right? Ask your customers what ideas and features they like best and you will get a better product. But how do we connect innovators [...]

November 2012

Crowdfunding Success Rate on MedStartr

By |November 12th, 2012|Crowdfunding, Projects, Startups, Stats|

The percentage of healthcare projects on MedStartr that are successful. With over a quarter million pageviews and $100,000 raised on the site, as well as at least 4 million raised off the site by our MedStartrs, I think we can call Healthcare Crowdfunding successful.  This is a solid 20% - 30% better than [...]