Business

7 Known Brands that Bootstrapped to Success

2 – GoPro

Nick Woodman started the company with $35,000 in cash borrowed from his mother. The idea of GoPro came to him while watching other surfers struggle with their cameras on his trip in Australia. He bootstrapped the company until much later when the company was already successful, raking in millions worth of income, that he decided to finally take in investment money. GoPro went public with a valuation of almost $3 Billion.

Comments
To Top

Hey You!

Too busy to read all the time? Get ONE email each friday summarizing all the important things you need to know that week.

 

Thank you for joining us!