HOW TO REACH VOTING SUCCESS: TIPS FROM A JAZWINGS CREATOR THAT REACHED 100% IN ONLY 4 DAYS! – PART FOUR

HOW TO REACH VOTING SUCCESS: TIPS FROM A JAZWINGS CREATOR THAT REACHED 100% IN ONLY 4 DAYS! – PART FOUR

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Part One, click here, Part Two, click here, or Part Three, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Time and Strategy Tips Some final tips: strategize when you message people. Gauge when people are up in the morning, off for lunch, and back home for dinner. These are the best times to message them, but they certainly don’t have to…

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How to Reach Voting Success: Tips From a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART THREE

How to Reach Voting Success: Tips From a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART THREE

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Monique’s previous post about sharing your idea with friends and family, click here, or to read about making your idea page appealing, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Grassroots Campaign For my “grassroots campaign” I did exactly what it implies: I went back to my roots. I reached out to elementary, middle, and high school friends on Facebook. Due to Facebook’s…

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HOW TO REACH VOTING SUCCESS: TIPS FROM A JAZWINGS CREATOR THAT REACHED 100% IN ONLY 4 DAYS! – PART TWO

HOW TO REACH VOTING SUCCESS: TIPS FROM A JAZWINGS CREATOR THAT REACHED 100% IN ONLY 4 DAYS! – PART TWO

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Monique’s previous post about making your idea page appealing, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Friends and Family A week before you upload your idea, notify all of your friends and family on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Twitter, etc. that you’ll be uploading your idea to the JazWings platform. By letting your family and friends know of this opportunity…

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How to Reach Voting Success: Tips From a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART ONE

How to Reach Voting Success: Tips From a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART ONE

We hope you enjoy this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! ~The JazWings Team~ So you’ve got a great idea and you’ve uploaded it to JazWings. Before you can move on to the other JazWings phases, you first have to conquer step one: the support phase. This is where you have to make your idea shine so bright that people flock to your idea’s voting page and cast their five star…

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JazWings.com Relaunches With New Platform

JazWings.com Relaunches With New Platform

Hi all! Notice something different? The JazWings team is so excited to share our new and improved platform with you! We’ve been working hard over the past few months to bring you a site with better tools and features to exponentially improve user experience. We kind of think we look better, too! I invite you to explore our new site and learn more about who we are and what we do. From our “Make It Real” video to our “Jazwares…

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VP of JazWings visits Lehigh University

VP of JazWings visits Lehigh University

On August 11th, our VP Karen Kilpatrick visited Lehigh University for “Demo Day,” the showcase for student inventions and concepts from Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation’s summer program “Launch Bay C.”   Launch Bay C is a competitive and selective, full-time, 10 week summer program, open to all Lehigh University students regardless of their major, year, and academic background. It offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in a culture of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial thinking. Past participants have…

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Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Sunghwa Lee

Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Sunghwa Lee

JazWings caught up with Sunghwa Lee, the creator behind PuppeTale. She was the third student to reach voting success and is also a recent Otis College of Arts and Design graduate. With the next step of panel approval on its way we wanted to reach out to Sunghwa to answer some questions exclusively for our community members.   At what age did you decide you wanted to be a Toy Designer? It started 11 years ago with the desire of…

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Introducing the New JazWings: A Sneak Peek at the Redesign Launching September 2016

Introducing the New JazWings: A Sneak Peek at the Redesign Launching September 2016

We launched almost a year ago. We tested our concept. We listened to our community. And now, we’re ready to bring you an improved platform and user experience that will allow you to engage with our community, interact with creators and fans, and share your ideas with the world better than ever. Here’s your first look at the new JazWings that’s launching this September: Our New Logo: Our New Homepage:   Our New Dashboard: Our Success Stories Page: As you know,…

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Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Dawn Marshall

Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Dawn Marshall

Following up with our Q&A series, this week, JazWings had the privilege of speaking with the talented Dawn Marshall, the creator Funky Fros and the first Otis student to reach voting success. With the competition done and the next stage of panel approval on its way, our team wanted to learn a little bit more about Dawn. In this exclusive interview, Dawn answered questions about her idea, post-grad life and her future in toys. At what age did you decide…

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Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Monique Givens

Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Monique Givens

        JazWings caught up with Monique Givens (Momo), the creator behind CryptoTrucks. She was the second student to reach voting success in just four days and is also a recent Otis College of Arts and Design graduate. With the competition coming to a close we wanted to reach out to Momo to answer some questions exclusively for our community members.   At what age did you decide you wanted to be a Toy Designer? I decided I…

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