“Be More Than a Fan. Be an Investor.”
Fanvestor enables entertainment and sports celebrities to capitalize on their social media
fan basis. Their platform hosts top influencers and celebrities, and allows their fans to invest in their businesses and take part in their success.
Fanvestor’s founding team has 2 IPOs and multiple successful exits. They have received investments from leading VCs and top financial and entertainment executives, and their board includes former heads of ABC, NewsCorp, E! Entertainment, Warner Brothers, Virgin Records, Citigroup, E&Y, Latham & Watkins and JP Morgan.
Fanvestor won the “Crowdfunding Innovation” Award in 2020 and 2021 and is accepting investments from the public via a Reg A+ offering.
Sector(s): Fintech, Entertainment.
|Headquarters||Los Angeles, CA, USA|
|No. of employees||18|
FanVestor Key Financials
|Amount raised on previous funding rounds||$4,500,000|
|Net Income (if in parenthesis, Net Loss) last year reported||(-$2,061,072)|
|Cash and Equivalents last year reported||$222,000|
|Investors accepted||All investors|
|SEC Regulation (for US startups)||Reg A+|
|Minimum investment accepted||$250|
FanVestor’s Startup Strength Indicators
|Founder(s) Past Success Stories||Michael Golomb (CEO) – 4 successful exits, 2 IPOs, 5 publicly traded companies.
Larry Namer (COO) – co-founder of E! Entertainment Television
|Notable investors||Formic Ventures, Beofund, Fair Oaks Alpha, as well as many industry leaders such as Marty Pompadour (former head of ABC TV and chairman of Newscorp Europe), Rita Sallis (former CIO of New York City) and others.|
|Notable customers/partners||iHeart Media, HSBC.|
|Proprietary IP/Patents||Pending patent application in December 2020 and several trademarks.|
|Revenues on Last Year Reported (year)||$22,000|