Event Niagara (Sept 27, 2013): Canadian Crowdfunding – Roadmap to Success


NCFA Canada | NCFA Canada Ambassador | August 22, 2013


Date: Friday, Sept 27, 2013

Time:  1:00 p.m.  - 4:00 p.m.

Where: Welland Community Wellness Complex, 145 Lincoln Street - Welland, ON

Presented in Partnership By: Brock UniversityCity of WellandNiagara College Canada

brock-university Welland-logo      niagara college canada


To register for this free workshop, please call 905-735-1700 ext. 4000 by September 23rd



Workshop Agenda:

1:00 - 1:15 p.m.     Arrival / Registration

1:15 - 2:15 p.m.     Canadian Crowdfunding: Roadmap to Success

2:15 - 2:35 p.m.     Nutrition Break

2:35 - 3:35 p.m.     Social Media Strategies & Best Practices

3:35 - 4:00 p.m.    Closing Remarks & Evaluation


 jamescooper-ncfaJames Cooper is film director, author, and a NCFA Canada Crowdfunding Ambassador. James directed the short film Elijah the Prophet, starring Art Hindle & Melanie Nicholls-King, after successfully crowd funding $21,006 for the film’s budget on Kickstarter. He also authored the ebook Kickstarter for Filmmakers, drawing on his experiences funding Elijah the Prophet. You can learn more about James and his work at www.kickstarterforfilmmakers.com or www.james-cooper.ca.


 janice-arnoldi-photo Janice Arnoldi is a Partner at Arnoldi McPherson Social Media Marketing  and a former radio journalist who has worked in corporate communications for Ontario Hydro and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. She speaks regularly about social media to business organizations and associations, and has taught New Media at the International Academy of Design in Toronto and at Niagara College.


The National Crowdfunding Association of Canada (NCFA Canada) is a cross-Canada crowdfunding hub providing education, advocacy and networking opportunities in the rapidly evolving crowdfunding industry. NCFA Canada is a community-based, membership-driven entity that was formed at the grass roots level to fill a national need in the market place. Join our growing network of industry stakeholders, fundraisers and investors. Increase your organization’s profile and gain access to a dynamic group of industry front runners. Learn more eBrochure | Prezi or contact us at casano@ncfacanada.org.