We had a chance to talk to Adnan Shennib of iHear medical about their incredible new invention iHear – Invisible Hearing Device. Take a look at the Q&A session and let us know what you think!
What is the name of your campaign?
It’s called Invisible Hearing Device by iHear running on Indiegogo
Give us a brief description of your startup
We are a startup company who has created a revolutionary hearing device and in home test system.
What is your campaign seeking to do?
We are looking to raise funds to produce our product.
Are there any other team members?
We do have other members. Justina Nyugen is the Social Network Director, SandraEvans & Associates, and The Crowdfund Boutique
When did you begin your campaign?
We launched our campaign on February 6th
And when is your campaign scheduled to end?
It will run up to April 7th
How many people have you so far attracted?
So far 101 people have contributed
How much money have you so far collected?
We have collected $16,239
Nice. And how much money are you seeking to collect at the end of your campaign?
We are hoping to collect 65,000 dollars over the course of the campaign.
How do you reward those who contribute to your campaign?
We are rewarding our contributors with perks to obtain iHear’s hearing device and in-home test.
Why did you select Indiegogog to run your campaign as opposed to others?
Indiegogo seemed to fit what we were trying to accomplish, and with a good track record it seemed like the best option.
Does Indiegogo help you in any way with your campaign?
Indiegogo uses a special algorithm to determine page ranking. Right now we have struggled to get to higher pages but hopefully we will be able to in the next 34 days.
How do you pay Indiegogo for running your campaign on their platform?
we will pay 4% fees if we are successful in our campaign and 9% fees if we are not
How have you promoted your campaign?
We have used separate agencies for different things. The Crowdfund Boutique is helping to get us noticed by different media outlets while other agencies are working on marketing and advertising.
What have been most challenging about running your campaign?
Getting our campaign seen by the correct people. We have a specific age group we are targeting (50-70) and it is tough to target one specific demographic.
And what has been most rewarding thing about your campaign?
Seeing people do have interest in our product has been quite rewarding, Hopefully more will come.
Any other information about your campaign or project you would like to tell us?
We are hoping we can reach our 65,000 dollar goal and make our iHear device come to life!
Video url –http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-MTzRGvv-g
We wish iHear team all the best in their campaign and development of iHear device. Support iHear device by contributing to their campaign on Indiegogo.