How I Raised $25K in 30 Days
Ashley Rankin is the founder of SHREDLY, a women’s mountain bike apparel line that was one of the most funded clothing Kickstarter campaigns. Starting a business is never easy–Ashley faced mainly challenges when it came to dealing with customer feedback and getting funded. Although she never heard of crowdfunding prior and was hesitant to join Kickstarter, she learned a lot along her way and was able to launch a successful campaign.
Listen to Ashley Rankin’s story on how she got involved with SHREDLY, what it’s like to run a business after creating successful Kickstarter campaigns, and how she managed to raise $25K from this platform.
Quote of the Day
You never know if you don’t try.Unknown
3 Lessons from Interview
What she learned and how she found herself when she was abroad
Challenges she faced while first running her clothing business and how she overcame it
How to manage a full time job and running successful Kickstarter campaigns
The Boys and the Boat
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Getting to Know Ashley Rankin
What is a helpful resource for you?
Colorado Department of Revenue page is a great resource to have when you’re doing your own taxes.
Who is a helpful person that helped you on your journey?
Lindy, Ashley’s mentor, believed in her from the very beginning of SHREDLY.
What is your purpose on this planet?
Her purpose is to make a change and make the world a better place.
How to connect with Ashley Rankin?
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