ImpactFlow

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ImpactFlow
Private
Industry Corporate social responsibility, Ticket sales, Community engagement, Crowdfunding
Founded August 2013
Headquarters
Key people
Tyler Foreman - CEO, Armon Moore - CCO
Website impactflow.com

ImpactFlow is an online fundraising platform for nonprofits, businesses and individuals. Using its online dashboard, donors can discover and support nonprofits in their local community or beyond. Hundreds of businesses use ImpactFlow to donate to causes, and nonprofits such as Make-A-Wish Foundation and Girls Inc. use the platform to raise money and partner with businesses. ImpactFlow offers tools for event management, donations and social media publishing.[1]

ImpactFlow was founded by Tyler Foreman and Armon Moore in August 2013. In 2014, ImpactFlow completed a $1.1m seed funding round.[2] In August 2015, ImpactFlow announced that it had received another $5.7 million in funding from a group of private investors in Northern California.[3]

ImpactFlow has been active in the Portland nonprofit community, pursuing opportunities to collaborate on events such as the WVDO Nonprofit Tech Fair [4] and NWCUA Marketing Conference.[5] In 2015, ImpactFlow took the Portland Tech Diversity Pledge.[6][7]

Founders

Before starting ImpactFlow, CEO Tyler Foreman co-founded other software startups.[8] In 2009 a company he co-founded called ICOMMM was acquired by RedZone Robotics,[9] which was later highlighted by President Barack Obama during a speech at Carnegie Mellon's NREC facility.[10]

Chief Creative Officer Armon Moore graduated summa cum laude from North Carolina A&T State University with a B.S. in Graphic Communications. He also holds an M.A. in Motion Media Design, Savannah College of Art and Design.[11] He is an alumnus of American Association of Advertising Agencies Multicultural Advertising Intern Program and was awarded a Tomorrow Award for his work as an Interactive Designer on a campaign for Maynards candy.[12]

References

  1. ^ "Portland Startup ImpactFlow Challenges Community to Raise $5 Million in New Funding for Nonprofits". Yahoo Finance. October 2, 2014. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  2. ^ "Socially minded matchmaker ready to add jobs in Portland". Portland Business Journal. September 3, 2014. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  3. ^ "ImpactFlow raises $5.7M to simplify how companies, employees donate to non-profits". GeekWire. August 11, 2015. Retrieved August 31, 2015.
  4. ^ "Malia Spencer: The rise of the tech-savvy nonprofit". Portland Business Journal. June 15, 2015. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  5. ^ "The NWCUA's Marketers' Conference brought together the brightest minds in the industry to tackle the toughest marketing challenges and open up new opportunities". NWCUA. May 11, 2015. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  6. ^ "Oregon tech companies sign diversity pledge". USA Today. June 15, 2015. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  7. ^ "PORTLAND TECH DIVERSITY PLEDGE". TechTown Portland. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  8. ^ "Rising Star: Tyler Foreman of ImpactFlow Will Maximize Your Impact". oen.org. November 4, 2014. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  9. ^ "RedZone Acquires ICOMMM., Creates Technology Bundle Aimed at Preserving Aging Wastewater Infrastructure". RedZone Robotics. August 4, 2009. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  10. ^ "President Obama Speaks about RedZone Robotics' SOLO Autonomous Robot". RedZone Robotics. June 27, 2011. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  11. ^ "MAIP "40 FOR 40": ARMON MOORE". maipalumni.org. January 14, 2014. Retrieved July 27, 2015.
  12. ^ "Monster Media: Make Your Face a Maynards". http://tomorrowawards.com/. Retrieved July 27, 2015. External link in |publisher= (help)

External links

  • Official website
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