SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EFactor Group Corp. (OTCBB: EFCT) ("EFactor Group Corp." or "the Company"), owner of EFactor.com, a niche social network for entrepreneurs, content aggregator and provider of resources to entrepreneurs worldwide, today announced a partnership with Scott Duffy, entrepreneur and business consultant to upstart and growth companies.
Scott Duffy is the CEO of The Launch Project. He is an author, speaker, angel investor, and is widely regarded as one of the most successful entrepreneurs and business consultants in America. Scott Duffy will continue to cooperate with EFactor Group Corp. on several other events and seminars throughout the year. Scott Duffy will deliver unique and relevant content to EFactor members, and present a program to help companies successfully launch their products and services. Scott Duffy will also be a frequent speaker at EFactor events throughout the US.
"We believe our members will highly value the input and experience Scott will offer," began Marion Freijsen, COO of EFactor Group Corp. "He and his company can provide key tools and content that can help our members get up and running, expand quickly while saving them thousands of dollars in the process by using Scott's award-winning services. We also value the energetic and empowering approach Scott has brought to this relationship and the continuing value it will provide our members," Freijsen concluded.
Scott Duffy is one of many entrepreneur-focused experts that have become part of the extended EFactor's group of contributors. EFactor.com and its parent, EFactor Group Corp. routinely host member events and provide hands-on expert advice to its members. Over the last six months, EFactor Group Corp. has hosted 15 events for its members that included well-know entrepreneurs and business leaders like Kevin Harrington.
To kick off the partnership, Scott Duffy is offering a suite of business-building tools and services a day in advance of the book launch of his new book, Launch!, to EFactor members designed to assist entrepreneurs in launching and growing their businesses. As part of the exclusive offer, EFactor.com members can obtain: a 12 week video-based online course for launching and growing their business, a 5-part webinar series that includes interviews with well-known entrepreneurs and innovators across a variety of industries, and a 3-part webinar series on how to successfully raise capital.
To take advantage of the offer, EFactor.com members can obtain all details on http://www.efactor.com/resources/ScottDuffy
About Scott Duffy
Scott Duffy is a best-selling author, speaker, angel investor, and business consultant. He began his career working for best-selling author and speaker, Tony Robbins, and went on to work for several big media brands like CBS Sportsline, NBC Internet, and FOXSports.com. Next, he founded Smart Charter, an online booking tool for private aviation, which was acquired by Richard Branson's Virgin Group. Scott has spoken at the NYSE and been a guest on numerous media outlets including CNBC, FOX News, The Wall Street Journal, and Business Week. Scott's highly anticipated book, LAUNCH! (Penguin Publishing), is a blueprint for business leaders to launch and grow successful ventures. Scott currently lives in Southern California with his wife and two children.
About EFactor Group Corp.
EFactor Group Corp. (OTCQB: EFCT) has at its core EFactor.com, a niche social network for entrepreneurs. EFactor.com provides its members with the people, tools, marketing and expertise to succeed and make real, trustworthy and lasting connections. At the core of the network lies a strong algorithm that allows members to not only connect with a lot of people, but with the right people. In addition, EFactor.com provides knowledge, facilitates preparing for funding and resources to reduce business costs, delivered through a mix of online social networking and offline domestic and international events.
EFactor.com has over one million members in 222 territories across 240 industries. It is incorporated in Nevada and headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, visit http://www.efactor.com
EFactor Group Corp. also has various subsidiary service organizations including a UK communications and public relations agency and a company that delivers matching software for mentors to find the best mentees. For more information about EFactor Group Corp. please visit, http://efactorgroup.com/
The EFactor.com Value – The Entrepreneurs Wingman
EFactor.com is a social network designed to support you as your business grows, along every step of your journey. We'll be there to congratulate you every time you win and will coach and inspire you whenever you feel frustrated by setbacks. You can count on us to connect you with the right people for you and your company and offer you the resources and talent that will help you succeed. We are highly motivated everyday people who genuinely care about our team and customers. We cheer each other on and have each other's back. We get to see our ideas come to life every single day. We're entrepreneurs, contributing our expertise to the community.
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