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Point Sample

Solving the Nonprofit's ‘Digital Crisis’ with a completely new web application (that also makes the ‘Donate Now’ button fun!)

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Seattle, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2010
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Founded in 2011, Point Sample is a creative startup with an innovative vision – combining technology, images, and social media to help nonprofits reach more donors, raise awareness, and accelerate online fundraising.


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    Andrea Braida

    Point Sample was founded by Andrea Braida, who has broad experience in Product Management, M&A and Business/Marketing Operations in the UK and US. Motivated by the potential she saw when combining art, technology and charitable giving, Andrea founded Point Sample. She has extensive management experience in strategy execution and operations from working for Microsoft, Openwave and Netscape, as well as an independent consultant.

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    Dan Scarfe

    Founding member and seasoned entrepreneur Dan Scarfe has founded several profitable businesses. Savvy and experienced, Dan contributes a wealth of commercial and business acumen that comes from over 15 years of hands-on involvement in a variety of sectors. He is currently a leading Microsoft Windows Azure evangelist, and has co-authored a book on the subject. Dan thrives in environments where business and technology join to create unique solution

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    Don Summers
    VP Business Development

    Don Summers is a speaker, author, management consultant and strategic advisor with long track record of catalyzing success for a wide variety of non-profits in the US and abroad.  His work with organizations in human services, the environment, education, health, and the arts consistently leads to substantial and often dramatic increases in financial sustainability and growth and programmatic effectiveness and scale.  A graduate of Middlebury and


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    Stephen Graham of Fenwick & West
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    Mike Jackson of Minar Northey