Location: Erie, PA
Business type: B2C
Business summary: Founded in 2013, Quickstarter is a project designed to help start-ups increase their chances of success when using crowdfunding platforms. Quickstarter creates excitement about entrepreneurship by identifying pre-entrepreneurs and helping them accomplish their first project.
About Kris: Kristan J. Wheaton (Kris) is an associate professor of intelligence studies at Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pennsylvania. He is a retired Foreign Area Officer with the US Army who specializes in national security matters, analytic methods, intelligence communications, game-based learning and intelligence support to entrepreneurs.
Panel Topic: “How to Get Your Ecommerce Business Funded”