Dear Investors, Phew! What a rollercoaster of a year. I really don’t know where to start. As a quick recap, last time I wrote [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rQDUvRaFxwNO2swE7YNmkcOhM1lEeTV1P4aOGb6eBUA/edit] numbers were positive and we launched a new strategy we called Fiscal Sponsorship as a service to
Dear investors, August was a really good month for us (total donations are +37%). Confirming the trend we’ve been seeing, 63% of donations are from sponsors of which +⅔ are recurring. Same for individuals backer where ⅔ are also recurring. Numbers are looking healthy! There’s space to convert one time
Dear investors, This is my first investors update since taking the role as CEO. We recently announced the team changes publicly and I wrote a blog post [https://blog.opencollective.com/my-new-role-at-open-collective/] about why I couldn’t be more excited to take on this new responsibility. Thank you all for
Dear investors, Happy new year! (never too late!) December was a good month. Our focus for January is retention. Improve emails to collectives and backers, update credit cards when they expire, etc. Our hiring pipeline is good and we hope to close one candidate this month. * Our Open Source foundation
Dear investors, Sorry for the delay, been busy with the release of Open Collective v2 [https://blog.opencollective.com/open-collective-v2-is-live/]. It includes lots of new features: save credit card on file, customize tiers/rewards, create an organization so employees can donate on the company’s behalf (e.g. https://opencollective.