You have until March 1 to participate in this competition organized by France Active Airdie-Occitanie with support from Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole. The goal is to help committed local entrepreneurs succeed with crowdfunding.
Over 170,000 euros collected through crowdfundingLast year, 14 companies and projects benefited from this coaching. Over 5,500 people mobilized to vote for their favorite project. Six winners and finalists launched and successfully drove their campaigns, collecting a total of over 170,000 euros.
This year, 12 to 16 finalists could once again participate in the two-day training session in April. Their projects will be subject to online voting by the public and a jury of professionals. The next step is to launch crowdfunding campaigns before November 2020.
“Benefiting from personalized assistance with deadlines to respect clearly helped us organize our approach and give ourselves the best possible chances for success,” highlights Sylvain Bertschy, president of La Cavale. “We met a community of entrepreneurs who share our values. We also enjoyed media coverage and, thanks to advice from specialists, we reached 150% of our target and were able to launch our product,” exclaims Romain Paul, director of Yuyo.