CCTP008: A Recipe For Crowdfunding

with Cheryl Clements of Pieshell

CCTP008: A Recipe For Crowdfunding

with Cheryl Clements of Pieshell

A Recipe For Crowdfunding With PieShell Founder Cheryl Clements

In this episode of ComCap The Podcast, Amy Pearl sits down with Cheryl Clements, founder of the rewards-based crowdfunding platform, PieShell.  Cheryl founded PieShell as a way to tap into her technology background and help entrepreneurs in the food space get the structure and funding they need to stage a successful crowdfunding raise.  With a unique stair-step approach, PieShell offers entrepreneurs a community to tap into for support, and the experience they need to grow their company.  

Hear all about Cheryl’s journey to create PieShell, as well as her thoughts on the growing movement focused on crowdfunding capital.

 

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The vetting process for offerings on PieShell.
  • Why Cheryl chose to create a rewards based platform vs. an equity crowdfunding site.
  • How PieShell’s stepping stone approach works to assist entrepreneurs launching their product.
  • Why the amount of the raise and the reasons behind the amount are very important to the success of the campaign.
  • Tips for a successful crowdfunding raise
  • The story of the gift waiver option for funders.
  • The future of PieShell and where she envisions the company going.

“I decided to do something I was always told not to do: ask for help and ask for money!

Cheryl Clements

Provocateur 

Amy Pearl, Hatch Innovation

Guests

Cheryl Clements, PieShell

Show Art

Gan Khoon Lay, The Noun Project

Are you in?

Meet us at ComCap17 in Monterey, CA

Interested in bringing capital back to your community?

Are you in?

Meet us at ComCap17 in Monterey, CA

Interested in bringing capital back to your community?