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<p class="">Columbus, Ohio - NODIS, a smart glass company based in Columbus, recently closed a $500K Pre Series A fundraising round led by IDG Capital with Get2Volume participating. This capital investment enables initial manufacturing capabilities and pilot production line in Columbus, OH. According to Founder and CEO Dr. Sergey Shokhor, this funding "helps us establish manufacturing capability as we anticipate volume manufacturing of our smart glass solution with glass manufacturer customers”.</p>Read More


Company Watch: PopCom

<p class="">Company Watch is a special segment of the 614Startups Podcast that covers companies that have successfully raised rounds of funding or reached an exit. On this episode, Elio interviews Dawn Dickson, Founder of PopCom. PopCom recently raised $1.03 million dollars, the Reg CF max for a crowdfunding round. Dawn breaks down her journey to $1.3M and what's next for PopCom. </p>Read More

Fundraising Venture Capital

The Path to Discovering Non Traditional Ways to Raise Capital:

<p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">By Dawn Dickson, Founder & CEO of PopCom</p><p style="white-space: pre-wrap;">My journey exploring non-traditional ways of raising capital started in late 2017 after my company PopCom completed our seed round, bringing our funding total to $900,000 from angels and VC funds. All 2017 the tech industry, and almost everyone else, was buzzing about bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and initial coin offerings (ICO). When I began hearing about ICOs and the capital that startups were able to raise through them, I became enthusiastically interested in learning about the process. Read More