Just some of our success stories
Campaign target: £75,000
Amount raised: £217,068
Holly & Beau makes and retails children's clothing items that dramatically change colour in the rain.
We worked with Holly & Beau on the strategic positioning of their campaign to maximise overfunding.
Their fun and innovative kidswear captured the crowd’s attention and Holly & Beau raised 289% of its initial target.
Campaign target: £125,000
Amount raised: £331,856
savvy navvy is an app that makes navigation easier and more enjoyable for sailors across the world.
With our help, savvy navvy prepared a strongly positioned campaign and warmed up their community ready for the campaign launch.
Their crowd jumped at the chance to invest in the business and raised over £330k or 265% of the original target in just one week.
Campaign target: £1,000,000
Amount raised: £1,094,087
Undandy is a made-to-order online shoe company. Its online 3D design platform gives customers the ability to design their own shoes from over a billion different design options.
Undandy was the first Portuguese company to raise capital on Crowdcube. We provided Undandy with a tailored programme of support which helped them raise a grand total of £1,094,087 from 280 investors.
Campaign target: £150,000
Amount raised: £174,636
Stay Nimble is a social enterprise which helps people see how their natural aptitudes can be directed to learning new skills and, ultimately, change jobs more easily.
IdeaSquares worked with Stay Nimble to deliver a well presented campaign with clear messages.
We provided pre and live campaign support which led to Stay Nimble raising £174,636.
Campaign target: £250,000
Amount raised: £325,940
Exceedence makes and sells software to help businesses fast track, plan, analyse and de-risk their investments in renewable energy projects.
IdeaSquares helped Exceedence plan and execute a strong marketing strategy which has allowed them to close their campaign with over £325k on the bar from 384 investors.
Campaign target: £140,000
Amount raised: £159,510
Play Brew is a playful, eye-catching and memorable craft beer brand inspired by 80s nostalgia.
We worked with Play Brew founder Phil on developing a great communication strategy which would best reflect his brand and translate into investment from his crowd.
Play Brew overfunded with the backing of nearly 300 investors.
Campaign target: £350,000
Amount raised: £841,533
dabbl, the UK’s first app-only share buying service, describes itself as the “Shazam” for investing.
We worked with dabbl on a strong pre-launch campaign which resulted in them smashing their crowdfunding target straight off the bat. They went on to raise over 240% of their initial £350k target.
Campaign target: £300,000
Amount raised: £454,580
WOOM collect women’s lifestyle and cycle data with it then uses to make specific recommendations and tips to maximize chances of pregnancy.
WOOM’s campaign had got off to a slow start and IdeaSquares helped getting the campaign back on track. Through a carefully crafted communications plan, WOOM secured the backing it needed from its network and went on to overfund by over 150%.
Campaign target: £100,000
Amount raised: £130,880
Country Matters manufactures and sells high-quality countryside-themed tableware gifts and soft furnishings. It was raising investment to expand across Europe.
Through a carefully executed campaign and a comprehensive communication plan, Country Matters secured the backing of a large European investor which took them over their initial £100k target.
Campaign target: €60,004
Amount raised: €109,423
Oksen is an artisan producer of handmade spiced rums. With our support, Oksen also became the first French company to successfully raise on Seedrs.
IdeaSquares helped Oksen founder Franck to draft communications in English and French and provided PR support which helped him overfund by 182%.