For this episode of Art of the Kickstart, we interview Randy Hollister of Growler Chill! Tune in to learn more about how he was inspired to create a household countertap, how he built up an email list and what advice he has for future crowdfunders.

GROWLER CHILL: Keeps 3 Growlers Cold, Fresh & On Tap at Home

Key Crowdfunding Takeaways

  • How to use events, festivals and expos to build up your email list
  • What to do before you launch in order to hit your goal on the first day
  • How to use focus groups to build a great product
  • How to partner with other businesses to promote your Kickstarter project
  • How to reach large numbers of potential backers
  • How to use Kickstarter backer feedback


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