Founder & Executive Producer
Ruth E. Hedges is one of the world’s foremost authorities on Crowdfunding and one of the original pioneers of the legislation that was ultimately signed into law as Title lll 4(a)(6) -the crowdfunding bill in the JOBS Act- on April 5, 2012. She was honored with an invitation to the White House for its Crowdfunding Champions of Change event and to Capital Hill to showcase her technology to members of congress and the world bank.
Ms. Hedges is the founder and producer of the Flagship annual Global Crowdfunding Convention, now entering its6th year. Ms Hedges is also the founder of CrowdfundingCRM.com -the industry’s first Marketing Automation CRM and Social media platform built for Crowdfunding and Crowd Financing, that helps you bring your crowdfunding campaign to life and market it to the world.
As an industry expert, Ms Hedges has been interviewed or quoted in over 57 major publications and was selected to teach the first university-level course on securities-based crowdfunding in the nation at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), and will soon be continuing that work in her new college course and Crowdfunding Education Center in Las Vegas where she will teach the educational programs she has created.
She is also the co- publisher of Crowdfunding America Magazine.