Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder Of Kickstarter Jessica Harris talks to Yancey Strickler, co-founder of Kickstarter, a leading crowdsourcing website that connects artists and innovators to possible funders. Harris also speaks with Fred Swaniker, co-founder of African Leadership Academy.
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Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder Of Kickstarter

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Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder Of Kickstarter

Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder Of Kickstarter

Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder Of Kickstarter

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Have you ever had a creative project you were eager to get off the ground but you didn't have the funding to make it happen? Yancey Strickler, co-founder of Kickstarter, has helped to develop an online solution that involves the crowd's participation. Kickstarter connects artists and innovators with potential funders who simply learn about projects by visiting the website.