Alejandro Cremades and Tanya Prive (2011)
RockThePost is a startup investing platform that connects early stage startups with investors. Launched in 2011 originally as a donations-based crowdfunding platform, RockThePost has operated as an investment crowdfunding platform since March, 2013. Since then, startups launching on RockThePost have collectively raised over $30 million from investors.
Primarily focused in the U.S. market, RockThePost features high quality early stage startups from a number of different industries, including tech, mobile, ecommerce, retail, fashion, consumer goods, energy and art.
RockThePost has been mentioned by TIME as one of the best crowdfunding platforms in the world, as one of the top 10 digital tools for entrepreneurs by Forbes and as one of the hottest startups to watch by Business Insider. In addition, the company has been published numerous times on some of the leading media outlets around the world including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Mashable, TechCrunch, FOX News, and Bloomberg.
RockThePost is frequently called upon by federal organizations to lend its industry expertise. CEO Alejandro Cremades testified at the US House Committee on Small Business and was present at the Champions of Change Ceremony hosted by the White House.