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Collectors Proof

A patent-pending timeline and community showing where items originate and end up, enabling brand protection, marketing and safe commerce.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Buffalo, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2009
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Collectors Proof's patent-pending web community has been called "the CarFax of items." With little marketing, we have 3k+ members, programs with two sports franchises, and multiple celebrities and dealers. We are seeking to fund sales and marketing and the development of a safe marketplace for collectors.


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    John A Joseph

    With 18 years of experience developing technology solutions that facilitate and enable sales and marketing functions, John most recently founded and sold OnDemandIQ, one of the first entrants in the fast-growing web-based business intelligence space. John holds a BBA in Finance from St. Bonaventure University and an MBA from SUNY - Buffalo.

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    Kevin Dawidowicz
    EVP - Marketing

    Kevin is the co-founder of STUDIO, LLC, a 10-year old interactive marketing firm specializing in novel, dynamic web-based applications for NYC-based advertising agencies. Kevin is a 2011 graduate of the University at Buffalo Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Program.

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    Mike Dawidowicz
    EVP - Technology

    Mike is the other co-founder of STUDIO, LLC, where he leads all aspects of technical design, development and implementation. His core technical expertise is in the same open source technologies so effectively used by Facebook. Mike holds an Associates Degree from ITT Technical Institute and is a PHP Zend Certified Engineer.

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    Bill "BC" Cloutier

    BC is chairman and co-founder of TeamSave LLC, a multi-national “daily deals” marketing company. An angel investor who serves on the boards of two other online startups, BC sold his previous founded venture, to onTargetJobs, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company In February 2008.


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    Paul Mitchell
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    Andrew M. Gates

Previous Investors

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    John A. Joseph, James A. Joseph, James F. Joseph, Andrew Gates, Darryl Najewski