Creative Connections Members Learn About Crowd Funding at First Friday Meeting

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Creative Connections, the largest creative networking group in the country, held their monthly first Friday meeting at the Innovation Pavilion on February 5. Crowd funding and how to kick-start your business was the topic presented by two speakers. (Pictured L-R are Creative Connecions board members Scott Nash, Carol Naff and Steve Stone, speakers Stan Yan and Karl Dakin.)

STAN YAN, Zombie caricature artist, reviewed how he used crowd funding twice to produce his zombie comic book style publications. The latest is a children’s story “There is a Zombie in the Basement”. Learn more at

KARL DAKIN, Colorado Capital Congress, detailed some of the rules, source and methods of crowd funding. Two recent changes in the law make it possible for raise from $2-5million through crowd funding. Dakin also holds seminars on crowed funding. To learn more go, By February 8, the presentations may be seen by going to and clicking on the link to the presentations.

The next Creative Connections Meeting will be March 4 at the Innovation Pavilion, 9200 E. Mineral Ave., from 9-10:30AM and feature a presentation from Apple.

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