It was a pleasure discussing the latest in tech trends with Charles Adler, Kickstarter co-founder, last week over tapas in London. We caught up with him while he was in town to deliver a keynote speech (for which he received dazzling reviews), and it was fascinating to hear his thoughts on where digital is taking us.
To book Charles as a speaker, please contact Leo von Bülow-Quirk, at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0044 (0) 20 7792 8000.
Peter Aspden, the Financial Times’ arts writer, interviewed Yancey Strickler of Kickstarter over the weekend. Co-founded with Perry Chen and one of our exclusive speakers Charles Adler, Kickstarter is the world’s largest marketplace dedicated to funding independent creative endeavours.
“We are all patrons of the arts now, says the 35-year-old CEO of the crowdfunding website. It has raised $1bn in five years to finance 60,000 creative projects – by both unknowns and high-profile artists such as Spike Lee”
Click here to read the full interview.
ATG|Chartwell wish to congratulate Charles Adler, co-founder and Head of Design at Kickstarter, whose company yesterday passed over $1 billion in pledges.
Founded in 2009, Charles has helped shape Kickstarter into the world’s largest marketplace dedicated to funding independent creative endeavours.
Click here to check out colourful, interactive graphs on where the money comes from, and information on the diverse range of projects this money funds.