CrowdIt CEO Jason Graf to Lead Crowdfunding Workshops During Global Entrepreneurship Week

Graf to lead three sessions on innovative fundraising opportunities in coordination with Missouri Southern State University's Small Business & Technology Development Center

Nov 19, 2013, 09:04 ET from CrowdIt

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --


Jason Graf

Co-Founder and CEO



Graf is the co-founder and concept-creator of CrowdIt. A SCORE mentor and avid entrepreneur, Graf has an unwavering drive to improve small business and startup success in the U.S. and all over the world. With his vision to modernize the current crowdfunding model to extend support beyond funding, CrowdIt is the first to incorporate business networking and much-needed support services into the crowdfunding experience. Acting as a virtual incubator, CrowdIt aims to rejuvenate the individual dreamer and reinforce the collective power of the crowd. To learn more, please visit (


"Innovative Funding Opportunity: Crowdfunding"


During each of the three hour-long presentations, Jason Graf will explain the new and innovative small business financing concept called crowdfunding. Graf and his business partners are committed to supporting the small business success and cultivating entrepreneurship – a shared value most recently highlighted by the launch of their new crowdfunding platform called CrowdIt. Businesses can locate funding, networking opportunities, peer review and expert advice. This business workshop is part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week and is free for Missouri Southern State University Students, Faculty, Staff and Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce Members.


Friday, November 22, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (CDT)

Presentations begin at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.


Plaster Hall (Inside the Cornell Auditorium)

3950 E. Newman Road

Joplin, MO 64801

United States


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To register, please email ( or call (417)-625-3128.

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