Jerry Needel is a leading expert on the topics of social media, crowdfunding and cause marketing. He has deep experience building and leading high growth businesses that have enabled Fortune 1000 companies to increase the impact of cause marketing and accelerate innovation through crowdfunding.

As Blackbaud’s president of Consumer Solutions, Jerry and the Blackbaud Peer-to-Peer Fundraising, powered by JustGivingTM and everydayhero® teams focus on helping charities better acquire and engage the next generation of donors.