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Leigh Lepore is the Founder of Crowdfunding Strategy & Information, a team of Consultants and Doers in Marketing, PR, Videography and Design that has raised $600K+ through crowdfunding on 40+ campaigns and $6 Million in traditional fundraising. The business helps entrepreneurs, artists and inventors get funded. Leigh is an industry expert and has done a number of speaking events and interviews including most recently on NBC's The TODAY Show. Leigh started her career in Engineering and Business Consulting with Andersen Consulting, formerly one of the "Big Five" firms. She later transitioned to lead a national team at Capital One and successfully turned around an antique art business in San Francisco. She currently lives in Denver with her adorable 3-year old Golden Retriever named Kika.
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An experienced team of business and creative professionals focused on advising entrepreneurs and creative thinkers on raising capital through crowdfunding including Equity, Debt, Rewards, and Donation-based crowdfunding. Advised on 40+ campaigns to raise over $500K for software, consumer products, publications, theatre, music, and causes. Services offered on an hourly basis or by retainer plus a percentage of funds raised. For more information and references, please contact Leigh@CrowdfundingStrategy.net. Follow Crowdfunding Strategy & Information: Google+ & Facebook: Search for Crowdfunding Strategy & Information
Managed top antique African art business. Reinvented the company with a new brand, website and overall customer experience. Doubled revenue in first year. Placed in top national show and acknowledged in national media. Oversaw company marketing, customer interaction, B2B relationships, operations and finances. Hired and managed staff. Ran online textile business including website, vendor relationships, sales, etc.
Launched Twisuka, an online retail shop to sell the art of young impoverished students in Bagamoyo, Tanzania. Created brand, social media presence, and packaging.
Raised funding and volunteered in Bagamoyo, Tanzania for 4 weeks teaching young impoverished adults business, English and computer skills. After returning from Bagamoyo, created an online shop to continue to help artists in the community.
Led 17 person team across the U.S. and in Canada. Oversaw operations and delivered 500+ hires over the course of a year. Managed client relationships across all levels from call center managers to heads of multi-billion dollar divisions. Reinvented processes that elevated the quality of talent developed, reduced delivery time and saved $100K's in costs.
Global leader in executive search and leadership advisory. Responsible for the overall search process and leading the development and execution of search strategies. Delivered senior talent to start-ups and Fortune 500 companies with an emphasis on professional services.
Formerly, one of the worlds largest providers of management and technology consulting services. Joined BearingPoint through the acquisition of Andersen Consulting when it was acquired by KPMG. Ranked among top 10% of peers. Led functional software design, testing and implementation. Was the liaison between the client and developers. Analyzed supply chain processes and personally identified gaps to save $90+ million.
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