Title: Crowdfunding in Tourism
Date: Tuesday, 6 October 2015
Time: 17:00 – 18:00 CEST
Presenters: Blaz Jemc and Anushka Beltram, TravelStarter
Crowdfunding is growing fast and is affecting several different industries, including travel and tourism. Join Anushka Beltram and Blaz Jemc of TravelStarter for a discussion on how travel companies and tourism providers can leverage and take advantage of crowdfunding to raise funds, increase marketing exposure, and test new ideas. The discussion will primarily focus on how tourism businesses can benefit from crowdfunding.
Meet your presenters:
Anushka Beltram, CEO and Co-Founder of TravelStarter, started her own travel agency 15 years ago and has turned it into one of the biggest players in Central Europe. She works regularly with various tourism businesses and service providers and has strong experience in business development and strategy, entrepreneurship, and crowdfunding.
Blaz Jemc, COO and Co-Founder of TravelStarter, has over 7 years of experience in IT and project management. He is a passionate traveller and always on the lookout to help make tourism experiences local, sustainable, and authentic.
TravelStarter is a crowdfunding platform for big and small ideas in tourism. It connects businesses in tourism to the local community and global travellers in order to source funds, market insights and validate business models.
Free for members
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