Apptec Corp.

Lessons learned, The Crime Stopper restarts

By GREGORY ZELLER // It’s a fresh start for The Crime Stopper, with lessons learned from a failed Kickstarter campaign. Actually, the campaign didn’t fail, according to Apptec Corp. founder Andy Braverman, a veteran electrical engineer with a flair for digital dictation. Although the $35,000 Kickstarter was a virtual nonstarter – it attracted only one backer – it taught Braverman invaluable lessons about managing a crowdfunding campaign. And that one backer is “very close” to…