INNOVATE 2018 will feature a diverse set of nonprofit financial experts speaking on industry trends, new technologies, regulatory changes, and much more.
Featured Speakers at INNOVATE
Keynote Speaker: Adrian Bordone, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Guidestar
Topic: Evidence of Impact – Challenges and Opportunities in the Shift Toward Outcomes
GuideStar offers a unique value and perspective to leaders in the nonprofit sector. Fundraisers use GuideStar to amplify their organization’s voice – helping reach 30M people a year. Donors, researchers and C-suite executives use GuideStar’s data and intelligence to shape their thinking about financial health, compensation, and, increasingly, evidence of impact. Adrian will share insights from GuideStar and its network of partners – highlighting the challenges and opportunities in the shift toward outcomes and helpful ways you can drive from planning to execution in an outcomes framework at every level of your organization.
About Adrian Bordone: Adrian leads GuideStar’s strategic partnership and business development teams. Before joining GuideStar, Adrian co-founded Social Solutions, a software company committed to using data to generate intelligence that improves outcomes for individuals, families, and communities. His keen insights into the practical and strategic needs of nonprofit and philanthropic organizations, as well as the businesses that are built to serve them, are based on his 20+ years as a practitioner, leader and socially-minded entrepreneur in the sector. Before starting Social Solutions, Adrian taught, suspended and expelled middle school students and led nonprofit adult literacy and workforce development organizations in Baltimore. He attended the Naval Academy and holds a BA from the University of Baltimore and an MLA from St. John’s College in Annapolis.