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Charity of Choice

Provides the most versatile fundraising platform linking individual fundraisers, donors and non-profits through a social media platform

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location San Francisco, CA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2013
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

We connect CHARITIES and INDIVIDUALS with a Facebook-like crowd fundraising and SaaS platform that creates an ongoing and permanent relationship between them. The result is not only a high viral coefficient but makes giving relationships simple and interactive, which ultimately leads to both higher and recurrent donations. Our revenue source is from online transaction processing and subscription fees.


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    Hunter Ziesing

    Hunter spent the bulk of his 20 yr career working for Bank of America/Montgomery Securities with his last position as Managing Director of Prime Brokerage Services which provides electronic clearing and custody for hedge funds.

    Hunter is also the founder of Conquest Capital, a long/short equity hedge fund sold to Avondale Funds.

    Hunter is the founder of Echelon/Charity of Choice, the largest gran fondo cycling fundraising series in the coun

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    David Cochran

    David has an undergraduate degree in finance from Seattle University and a law degree from The University of San Diego. He spent his entire 18-year career at Thomson Reuters with a focus on online computer services and software including CLE tracking, knowledge management database, and collaborative deposition management programs. David’s responsibilities included managing sales teams as well as sales team integration from acquired companies.

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    Marty Bower
    Interim CTO

    Marty Bower is now a Senior Manager at Intuit, and has 25 years of experience in developing financial services applications. He led the development of several new online banking offerings including FinanceWorks and DirectConnect personal financial management solutions, Business Banking for treasury management, and Web Center for content management, which have generated hundreds of millions of dollars in additional revenue.


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    John Jack

Previous Investors

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    Alex Kotowitz