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AIZAC Launches New Innovative Force: from Japan to the World

AIZAC, Inc. today introduced MONOFunding, the new type of crowd funding. Unlike standard crowd funding services in Japan, MONOFunding focuses on stepwise support for new business development along with the financing -the core function of crowd funding, as merely one part of the process. In this regard, AIZAC proposes MONOFunding NOT to be crowd funding, but the new business development platform that leads innovative force in Japan.

Japan has been facing a problem where business innovation is heavily scarce. This has been causing stagnation in economic growth which Japan is potentially capable of achieving. AIZAC believes that the main cause of this problem is the lack of integrated process, where innovative ideas can turn into sophisticated product and service; this is especially true in manufacturing industry where capable engineers and researchers do not have enough business resources and skills to materialize their visions and ideas.

The stepwise support of MONOFunding covers from conceiving new business idea, team building, designing business model, product and service planning, financing, and marketing. While these supports other than financing are products of AIZAC's accumulated expertise in new business development, it is specially the marketing function that renders unique feature; MONOFunding implements translation (Japanese and English) function, allowing for inbound and outbound communication between the project owners and project donators and supporters from all around the world. AIZAC claims that this function not only accelerates the improvement of business ideas, but it also contributes to finding adequate business partners, which result in generating more effective and efficient business development process.

MONOFunding will start with two but carefully selected projects. One from the racing team from Sophia University, and the other from Cartivator, the progressive team of engineers aiming to build "flying automobile."

AIZAC, Inc. is the up-and-coming venture that comprises three main business- development of next generation business platform, new business development consulting, and managing co-working space- into one unique business development solution. MONOFunding is going to be their first endeavor for the development of next generation business platform.

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