Posts Tagged ‘Indiegogo’

Coming Soon to D.C.: A Bike Factory?

Don't tell Courtland Milloy.
The team behind BicycleSPACE is starting its own custom bike company and has launched an Indiegogo campaign to help fund a manufacturing facility here in the District.
Kugler Cycles—which gets its name from BicycleSPACE co-owner Erik Kugler—says it will build "tough, beautiful, solidly performing, time-tested bicycles."
"There was a time when this town made things, when this town [...]

Unpaid Hill Intern Turns to Indiegogo to Cover Expenses

Some unpaid interns have used the court system to challenge the legality of their nonexistent wages. Others have successfully pleaded their cases for pay in letters-to-the-editor pages.
But one young Hill intern coming to D.C. next week has a simpler approach: crowd-sourced funding.
Las Vegas native Jessica Padron, 20, launched an Indiegogo fundraising campaign so she could accept her [...]