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The Accelerator Report on BizWireTV: Get Ready for the First Crowdfunding-to-Production Service and a Startup Links On-Demand with Social Networks


On the latest BizWireTV Accelerator Report, Arrow Electronics and Indiegogo team up to help technology entrepreneurs accelerate the pace of innovation. The goal is to quickly bring ideas from concept to production using the crowdfunding platform.

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Also featured in the episode is this week’s startup standout, Fooji, linking on-demand services with social networks by allowing brands to fortify fan brand loyalty and engagement via in-the-moment social engagement and user-generated content.

Now available on BizWireTV’s new home on Tempo, the show serves as a preview of upcoming IPOs, scheduled earnings announcements, recent funding announcements, and trends to watch in the upcoming week.

This week’s episode features:

Arrow Electronics and Indiegogo launched crowdfund-to-production service (NYSE: ARW)

On the VC Watch:

Petnet raises $10M to expand personalized pet food service

Nepris raises $1M to build more connections between industry and education

This week’s startup standout:

Fooji, linking on-demand services with social networks, aims to raise the bar on social advertising

BizWireTV and BizWireTV Accelerator Report are hosted by Erin Ade. Tune in to watch Erin's reports for BizWireTV each Sunday and Friday on BizWireTV’s new home on Tempo.

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