Crowdfunding Platforms: from fundraising to new customers for your business

Do you know how a crowdfunding platform can help you get funding for your startup, validate your business idea or get new customers?

Come find out at the event dedicated to revealing answers to these and more questions around crowdfunding for startups and entrepreneurs.

It’s a great pleasure to have, as the main speaker, Lorenz König from – the biggest crowdfunding platform of Switzerland and the second biggest in the DACH region – counting 300,000 members and 3,700 successful projects. was founded in 2012 by artist Johannes Gees and entrepreneur Rea Eggli. Crowdfunding projects of all kinds are launched at wemakeit. It also boasts one of the highest project success rate of 62%.
Lorenz is heading the online marketing and new business realm at wemakeit. He will share what the Swiss crowdfunding platform offers to startups and entrepreneurs, what kind of projects mostly benefit and will share tips on making your crowdfunding project a success.
Andrea Drietomska, Marketing Strategist for startups and entrepreneurs (& organizer of this Meetup event), will explain how you can leverage crowdfunding platforms to get funding for your startup as well as to help validate your business idea or leverage it as a marketing tool and get new customers.

Eva Merava, founder of her new business Hidden Oasis in Zürich will share her experience and learnings from her recent successful campaign on the wemakeit platform.

You’ll also have an opportunity to connect with fellow startup and business founders in a casual, facilitated round of meet & greet.


Date: May 16, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Venue: Impact Hub Colab


Looking forward to meeting you!

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Crowdfunding Platforms: from fundraising to new customers for your business

Thu 16. May 2019 , 10:00

Location: Colab