LOS ANGELES—Crowdfunding is simply selling a security, explains Gene Trowbridge, CCIM, syndication lawyer at Trowbridge Taylor Sidoti LLP. After speaking on the crowdfunding panel at CCIM Thrive, Trowbridge sat down for an exclusive interview with GlobeSt.com to talk about the conference and the legal issues surrounding the crowdfunding industry. Among the topics he discusses:

  • Recap of the crowdfunding panel
  • The possibility of allowing non-accredited investors into crowdfunding
  • The JOBS Act
  • How he has benefitted from the CCIM designation