StartEngine is a popular crowdfunding campaign with a mission to 'empower 5,000 companies to raise capital and create 1 million jobs in the next 5 years'. A large part of this is giving companies the ability to issue digital securities through the use of blockchain technology.
StartEngine makes it easy for companies to raise capital. They break it down into a three step process,
- Create Campaign
- Apply for crowdfunding event
- Open investment opportunity to the qualified after compliance measures are verified
- Accept Investment
- Track and manage campaign progess through the StartEngine platform
To date, StartEngine has helped over 265 companies raise over $90 million.
StartEngine is a U.S company based out of Los Angeles, which was founded in 2011. Company operations are overseen by CEO, Howard Marks.