NextGen Crowdfunding® Announces First Round Winners Of the Crowdfunding Video Awards

Second Round of Contestants Announced to Recognize the Best Crowdfunding Campaign Videos

Additional Show Added Due to Overwhelming Interest

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WHAT:

NextGen Crowdfunding® - the leading company that helps people explore new types of crowdfunding - announces the first round winners of the Crowdfunding Video Awards (CVAs). NextGen also announces the second round of contestants for the CVAs.

Due to an overwhelming amount of applications from crowdfunding campaigns looking to participate in the awards shows, NextGen will also add a sixth round to the CVAs. The first season of the CVAs will include six live-streamed preliminary shows and culminate in a final show highlighting the best videos of the season from all six rounds as voted on by the public.

WHO:

The winners from the first round of the CVAs include:

  • First Place: Limitless Phone Case by Mous- Whether you drop your iPhone from your pocket or from 45ft, these cases will protect your phone from breaking
  • Second Place: PowerFilm- The revolutionary solar panel with an integrated battery to charge your devices anywhere, anytime
  • Third Place: Codeybot by Makeblock- An open-source Arduino robot building platform to turn ideas into success

Contestants that will be showcased during the second round of the CVAs include:

  • Air by Crazybaby: World's first pure carbon nanotube speaker
  • Bios Urn: World’s first biodegradable urn to grow a tree from ashes
  • CampMaid: Multi-purpose outdoor cooking tools
  • CHiP Robot Dog by Wowwee: Innovative robotic toys and consumer entertainment products
  • Cycleboard: World's first stand-up electric vehicle with an innovative lean-to-steer system
  • FIIL Technology: Technologically advanced, sleek wireless headphones
  • Flatev: Creates fresh tortillas at the touch of a button
  • Forever O.G.Pant by Wonderous: The most comfortable chino pants out there
  • GameON by ROAM: Together with Atari, ROAM is launching a true Hi-Fi earphone
  • Iofit by Salted Venture: Smart golf shoe that analyzes your golf swing and provides instant feedback through a mobile app to improve your game
  • KP Duffle: The ultimate travel bag that offers functionality and performance second to none
  • Lifepack by Solegaard Designs: Solar powered, anti-theft backpack
  • Luuup Litter Box: Ingenious three sifting tray litter system is the smartest, cleanest and last litter box you'll ever have to buy
  • Noria: First window air conditioner designed entirely with you in mind
  • Polygons: Measuring spoon that lays flat and folds into 4 different sizes to fit your cooking and baking needs
  • RinseKit: Portable system that delivers warm, pressurized water anywhere
  • Seagale: World's first 2-in-1 swim shorts with integrated swim boxers
  • Silent Partner: Sub-wavelength technology in order to improve sleep quality
  • SmartDuvet: Transforming bedding into a self-making bed
  • Smart Remote by Sevenhugs: Magically control all your favorite devices and so much more
  • Think Ink Pens by TimeFlyz Reminders: First titanium, steel pen that bends, spins and transforms into various creative, fidgety features
  • Trakline "Express Belt" by KORE Essential: #1 accessory of all-time
  • Troy Watch by Lumbr: Wood-based watch featuring an unexpected look inside
  • Uhoo: Most advanced indoor air toxin sensor
  • Wine Squirrel Decanter: A decanter that preserves wine, for weeks at a time

WHEN:

  • Voting on round two contestants will end on Thursday, February 9 at 9:00pm PT / 12:00am ET
  • Voting on the three finalists from round two will run from Wednesday, February 15 at 3:00pm PT / 6:00pm ET through Sunday, February 19 at 9:00pm PT / midnight ET
  • Round two winners will be announced during a live-streamed award show on Wednesday, February 22 at 3:00pm PT / 6:00pm ET

WHERE:

Viewers will log on to NextGenCrowdfunding.com to watch and vote on their favorite crowdfunding campaign videos

Contacts

NextGen Crowdfunding
Jason Feldman, 212-319-3451, ext. 644
jason@goldin.com

Contacts

NextGen Crowdfunding
Jason Feldman, 212-319-3451, ext. 644
jason@goldin.com