Book Signing: Crowdfunding for Small Businesses and Startups, at Howard University

Will discuss new book, The Jobs Act: Crowdfunding for Small Businesses and Startups, at Howard University Bookstore on February 14, 2013.
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Feb. 11, 2013 - PRLog -- William Michael Cunningham… who grew up in Washington, DC and graduated from Howard University, is returning to his alma mater to discuss his new book, The JOBS Act: Crowdfunding for Small Businesses and Startups, at a book signing event on February 14, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Howard University Bookstore, located at 2225 Georgia Avenue, Washington, DC 20059. Phone: (202) 238-2640 or (800) 919-5997.

About the book: On April 5, 2012, President Barack Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, better known as the JOBS Act. The act is designed to “reopen American capital markets to smaller companies,” especially African American firms. Small businesses and startups will be able to raise up to $1 million in equity (or debt) funding online via what are called Crowdfunding Platforms—online communities and websites.  This book shows how the new law will enable you to raise significant amounts of capital funding for your startup. At the signing, Mr. Cunningham will discuss:

·         What the JOBS Act is and why it’s needed
·         “Emerging Growth Companies”
·         How to get up to $1 million through crowdfunding
·         The risks and rewards of the JOBS Act
·         How to solicit funds
·         How to identify reliable crowdfunding platforms
·         How women and minorities can raise new capital
·         How investors can avoid fraud and perform due diligence

Date & Time - Thursday, February 14 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location - Howard University Bookstore
2225 Georgia Avenue
Washington, DC 20059

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For interview requests please contact: William Michael Cunningham. e-mail 866-867-3795
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