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ABOUT CROWDZ

At last, a finance-savvy friend that lends your business an upper hand: think a competitive invoice auction, instant working capital, and trade finance resources that clear the hurdles. At Crowdz, we are speeding up cash flow with an invoice marketplace and automated tools that put money on your books in record time. Our team is working on a one-stop business payment solution that frees up time, so you can focus on making money, not chasing it.

OUR LOGO

A pair of dolphins symbolize the pack or crowd lifestyle these aquatic mammals use to beat out hunting competitors and thrive. A circular swim pattern hints at the continuous flow of cash that comes from teaming up with Crowdz.

MISSION AND SOCIAL IMPACT

Crowdz is about giving small to medium-sized enterprises a major boost in the global economy. Here’s the crucial bit: successful SMEs are vital to inclusive growth, new jobs, and skill development. Social impact is at the core of what we do at Crowdz, and we want to ensure small companies have their chance to change the world. Our team is invested ethical supply chains and environmental impacts and is developing a SuRF Score that’s reflective of these values.

about
about
ABOUT CROWDZ

At last, a finance-savvy friend that lends your business an upper hand: think a competitive invoice auction, instant working capital, and trade finance resources that clear the hurdles. At Crowdz, we are speeding up cash flow with an invoice marketplace and automated tools that put money on your books in record time. Our team is working on a one-stop business payment solution that frees up time, so you can focus on making money, not chasing it.

OUR LOGO

A pair of dolphins symbolize the pack or crowd lifestyle these aquatic mammals use to beat out hunting competitors and thrive. A circular swim pattern hints at the continuous flow of cash that comes from teaming up with Crowdz.

MISSION AND SOCIAL IMPACT

Crowdz is about giving small to medium-sized enterprises a major boost in the global economy. Here’s the crucial bit: successful SMEs are vital to inclusive growth, new jobs, and skill development. Social impact is at the core of what we do at Crowdz, and we want to ensure small companies have their chance to change the world. Our team is invested ethical supply chains and environmental impacts and is developing a SuRF Score that’s reflective of these values.

OUR STORY
Crowdz CEO Payson E. Johnston and COO Steven Lee—who crossed paths as Cisco’s global B2B supply-chain senior managers for global processes—share a lightbulb moment when recovering the supply chain of the Thailand Floods and Japanese Earthquakes of 2011.
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Cash flow issues force countless small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to go under. Johnston and Lee believe the right app can help.
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2014

Crowdz is founded
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The company perfects the art of the hustle…
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…And door knocking
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Innovation platform Plug And Play invites Crowdz to participate in its accelerator platform
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Crowdz moves into its first office
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Kevin Hopkins joins as a co-founder, Chief Strategy Officer & Senior Vice President, Product. Brings lots of experience. Wears lots of hats.
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Cue the elbow grease
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2

Patents pending, 1 granted
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270

Beta clients
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1.6MM

Products for sale
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We open offices in Silicon Valley, China, India, Korea, and the UK
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100

Years of combined industry experience on the executive team
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2018

We joined TechStars
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Nov 30 2019

Crowdz launches its first Pilot
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April 2020

A Harvard Business School study reveals most small businesses only have enough cash on hand to stay afloat for 2 weeks, while UK SMBs can last 2–4 weeks. The research also shows that SMBs outpace enterprises when it comes to US employment contributions, hugely impacting economic activity.
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27,000 Small Businesses

The demand for financing sores as Covid-19 hits the economy
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July 2020

Crowdz goes live in the US and the UK + launches its first White Label
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Payson 500 Startups presentation

Tech Stars Presentation

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Closed Series A

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Big things ahead

YOU'LL BE IN GOOD COMPANY
Barclays
Techstars
Bold Capital Partners
TFX Capital
FDP
Augment Ventures
YOU'LL BE IN GOOD COMPANY
Barclays
Techstars
Bold Capital Partners
TFX Capital
FDP
Augment Ventures