Silicon Valley Crowdfund Conference Celebrates JOBS Act, National Crowdfunding Day


Today, the nation’s crowdfunding experts are gathering in California, as the Silicon Valley Crowdfund Conference kicks off to celebrate the second anniversary of the JOBS Act signing.

Leverage Principal Joy Schoffler is on the morning’s first panel, discussing the multiple faces of crowdfunding with Devin Thorpe of Forbes, author and attorney Kendall Almerico, California Stock Exchange’s Howard Leonhardt and Sydney Armani, conference organizer and CrowdFund Beat founder.

Additional panels include OfferBoard’s Chris Tyrrell talking on equity crowdfunding, Coastal Shows’ Andrea Downs joining other female entrepreneurs, and real estate crowdfunding being discussed by AssetAvenue’s David Manshoory.

Tomorrow, the event will host a round table on the state of investment crowdfunding markets, as well as a startups’ pitch contest.

The entire conference is streaming live, so tune to hear insights on this booming industry, as we prepare for National Crowdfunding Day, this Saturday!