Elena Mikhaylova, CEO of Crowdfund Productions, is a serial entrepreneur with more than twenty years of experience in diverse industries. She is an internationally published author of hundreds of articles, several research papers and two books. Elena has been a speaker at numerous international conferences. Being an active ambassador of social innovations, Elena was recognized as the Top 1% on LinkedIn and an organizer of one of the largest crowdfunding meetup groups in the US.


Recent posts by this Author


8 Entrepreneurs Weigh in on the Importance of Funding

The Startup Grind Global Conference in Redwood City, California is a Google-powered gathering of entrepreneurs and innovators from around the world. With a bevy of knowledge to be found in the speakers and attendees alike, I felt it necessary to document some of the nuggets...


The JOBS Act Turns Communities into Shareholders

Recently, the SEC voted to propose rules for equity crowdfunding in the United States. On April 10th, 2012 President Obama signed the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act. Two parts of this document have significant impact on the legal framework for business financing. ...