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Recorded October 29th, 2015, 10:30AM PST

 

From $0 to $100,000 a Month In 24 Months: How A Bootstrapped Startup From Rural Oregon Grew Without Traditional Marketing

 

Featuring:

Trevor Mauch, Founder and CEO, Carrotly , Roseburg Oregon

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Moderated by:

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Summary

11701094_850531888371772_3672119009706820368_nHow did Carrotly, a SaaS website solution for real estate investors in rural Roseburg, Oregon, grow its revenue base from zero to $100,000 per month in just 24 months, without any outside financing, and without doing any traditional marketing?

Founder and CEO Trevor Mauch tells us how they did it (and much more) in the latest edition of the Built Oregon Podcast, hosted by co-founder and Publisher Terry “Starbucker” St. Marie.

Before starting the SaaS business Carrotly in 2013, over the past decade Trevor has started several successful businesses, mostly online based, and also invested in real estate and other businesses. The mission that drives him is creating community change on a massive scale through entrepreneurship and lifestyle, in places like Roseburg.

Some of the topics we discussed include:

Why you’re not limited to choosing only the bigger cities for your startup

• How this SaaS startup recruits employees and customers effectively with a crazy strong mission and value set

• What did they do to grow from their first dollar to over $116k in monthly revenue in just 24 months (don’t miss this discussion!)

• Why the RIGHT mission (not just any mission) is critical to avoiding the “empty promise of entrepreneurship” that so many of us feel

• and much more………