Jan_DAlessandro
Pledge 1% Team
since ‎09-20-2021
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Pledge 1% Member company Lookout launched the Day of Shecurity summit six years ago with 25 female engineers gathered around a table at the Lookout headquarters. The Day of Shecurity events continue to help achieve Lookout's simple goal of inspiring ...
New Pledge 1% member company, Unagi scooters, partners with forward thinking companies like Google, Salesforce, Okta and All Birds to give employees an innovative employee benefit - an eco-friendly commuting solution via a monthly subscription to an ...
In writing the Pledge 1% CEO Equity Playbook and Companion Guide. I interviewed Mark Nasiff, COO & CFO of Lookout, and President of the Lookout Foundation, I have also I've been lucky enough to work with Lookout as an Executive Advisor for the past y...
Question: How do I pick the right platform to use for my corporate philanthropy? 樂 The success of your corporate philanthropy largely depends on how you manage your workplace giving process. Social impact software, grant management solutions, and vol...
Last week, I shared a tip detailing "why" to donate equity! Beyond the why is the when and how... here are my tips for when and how to donate equity: It's never too early to formalize your equity pledge!The source of equity can be the company, founde...
About
Jan D’Alessandro is President and Founder of Blue J Strategies, a strategic advisory that helps companies launch impactful partnerships and corporate social responsibility programs. Clients include Pledge 1%, Unity Technologies, Chime Bank, Bestow, Unagi Scooters, FutureFuel.io, and Lookout. She leads the Equity Initiative for Pledge 1%, a nonprofit that empowers that inspires, educates, and empowers every entrepreneur, company, and employee to be a force for good, where she co-authored the Equity Playbook, launched the Boardroom Allies program, helping companies ignite over two billion dollars in new philanthropy. Jan has held senior positions at AOL, Yahoo, Topspin Media (acquired by Apple), The Find (acquired by Facebook) and Backplane (founded by Lady Gaga). Jan is also a Venture Partner at venture capital firms Waterman Ventures, StudioVC and Correlation Ventures, as well as Savano Capital Partners, providing interim liquidity to founders and employees at high growth private companies. She received her J.D. cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center and her A.B. in English and American Literature from Brown University.
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