NextGen Crowdfunding, has appointed Lyndsi Stevens as General Manager. In her new role, Stevens will manage all day to day operations of the NextGen business. Stevens previously was Vice President of Marketing at NextGen. Stevens will take over the GM position from Joan Seavey who has stepped down for personal reasons.
The company stated that Stevens will oversee the company’s technology and operations, client services, programming and marketing teams. She will work closely with Dr. Richard Swart, NextGen’s Chief Strategy Officer as the company seeks to boost investor and company interest in the emerging market of investment crowdfunding.
“Lyndsi is insightful, creative and most importantly customer-focused,” said NextGen Founder and CEO Aubrey Chernick. “She has played an integral role in expanding NextGen’s offerings and bringing the company to where it is today. I am thrilled to see her take on this new position and continue to lead us in a positive and influential direction.”
Stevens said she was honored to take on the additional responsibility within NextGen.
“Working with Aubrey, Richard and the entire NextGen team has been extremely rewarding,” commented Stevens. “It is very exciting to know that we are helping to break down funding barriers and create opportunities for all Americans.”
Since launching in 2015, NextGen has become a leading resource for investment crowdfunding data and statistics, live “Ignition” events and online streaming content that promotes equity crowdfunding. Recently, NextGen has hosted a series of events recognizing the very best crowdfunding pitch videos with the Crowdfunding Video Awards. NextGen has created a ”Crowdfunding Dashboard” for tracking all investments in active Title III (Reg CF) equity crowdfunding campaigns.