The growth of Airbnb and likewise other platforms like Booking.com and HomeAway has spawned an ecosystem of other businesses and services.
Businesses raising money via crowdfunding engage potential shareholders in ways which are often more exciting than traditional investment options.
In order to scale, we had to do things that didn’t scale. It may sound counter-intuitive. But in order to scale, we had to get our hands dirty. Hand-craft the core key exchange experience. Serve our customers one-by-one. And don’t stop until we knew exactly what they wanted.
For companies like Sharebox that need to raise capital to grow, there are a lot of options to choose from, and there is no question that raising money is hard. It doesn't happen with the snap of a finger.