Idea.me is a social enterprise founded in the first Edition of NXTP Labs Acceleration Program that catalyzes micro-entrepreneurships throughout Latin America and the US hispanic markets.
In November 2012 Idea.me announced they were now accepting and featuring Brazilian projects, after acquiring Brazilian based crowdfunding platform Movere.me, in late August. Idea.me is now the only platform that features projects in Spanish, Portuguese, and English along with offering different local credit card payment methods in each country of operation. Specifically in Brazil, Ideame offers Paypal and Moip to all creators.
“This is a huge step for Idea.me” said Becca Plofker, head of business development “as the only trilingual platform, we can now enable entrepreneurs throughout the region to seek financing from a global audience and showcase the region’s emerging talent to the world.”
Idea.me is a platform that offers access to capital through crowd funding along with the tools and entrepreneurial resources to launch a new idea. As the only regional and trilingual crowdfunding platform, Idea.me has appeared in the NYTimes Deal Book and has been recognized on most lists of Top Start-Ups in Latam.
In 14 months, Idea.me has helped to launch 145+ new ideas of entrepreneurs, artists, and designers across 6 countries,
raising more than US$612,000 en working capital from more than 13000 individuals who drive the launch of micro-enterprises through small donations and built a community of more than 129,000 people who support, back and market test these new ideas