The New Path to Small Business Finance Podcast

With your hosts: Professor Irwin Stein and Adam Pressman of Syndicate Path

Enjoy here or download to your player these podcasts from influential people in the realm of traditional and alternative finance.


Devin Thorpe of the Crowdfund Professionals Association

Adam PressmanApr 18, 20231 min read

Listen to the Professor and Devin Thorpe discuss who can and should be at the forefront of addressing issues keeping the crowdfunding industry from fulfilling the promise of crowdfunding. The Super Crowd, Inc., a public benefit corporation, founder and CEO…

Ruth Hedges of Rise Up Crowdfunding

Adam PressmanFeb 3, 20231 min read

Hear Ruth Hedges and the Professor speak of the power and promise of crowdfunding with one of the originators and where currently the crowdfunding portals, the finance experts, and the regulatory authorities fall short in delivering. They also share some…

Dominic O’Dierno of Q5ID

Adam PressmanNov 4, 20221 min read

Hear the Professor and Senior Vice President Dominic O’Dierno discuss their offer to investors in a case study of a great pitch deck review Dominic O’Dierno and Irwin Stein (November 4, 2022) Here’s a link to download the pitchdeck. (Note…

Richard Luftig of Castle Placement

Adam PressmanOct 21, 20221 min read

Hear the Professor and Managing Partner of Castle Placement Richard Luftig discuss what makes a crowdfunding platform successful and the future of this great option on the path to small business funding. Richard Luftig and Irwin Stein (October 21, 2022)