San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) March 30, 2012
Jennifer Amys, board chair of CommunityLeader, Inc., announced that Community Leader, Inc. has selected co-founder Joseph Barisonzi as its CEO. “The board was inspired by Joseph’s vision on how the community plays a significant role in crowd-sourced funding. We are excited to have his committed leadership and understanding of this emerging industry," said Amys.
Back when he did award-winning urban community redevelopment, Mr. Barisonzi had a vision of raising money from the community. Over the past 15 years, he has been working with small and midsize businesses in various stages of growth to ensure that they have the operational infrastructures to attract capital for scalable grow. Today, with this new pending crowd-sourced funding legislation his vision is a reality. Businesses can turn to their community to raise the funds they need to grow.
“The opportunity to lead an effort to connect small businesses with their community in a replicable model has been my dream.” said Barisonzi. “Crowd-sourced funding presents a unique opportunity to transform the relationship between capital, business and community. I am committed to ensuring CommunityLeader takes a leading role in this evolving niche industry with respect to both investors and business owners.”
Barisonzi is an accomplished executive with 18 years of experience and a verifiable record of increasing organizational value, enhancing productivity, streamlining operations and improving sales performance. He is a dynamic and inspirational leader with a strong entrepreneurial spirit and talent for grasping innovative ideas, developing comprehensive strategies and implementing actionable plans.
CommunityLeader was founded in February to connect companies and investors in the community. In the emerging crowd-sourced funding market, CommunityLeader’s disciplined “community-sourced” funding platform provides security, compliance and success to business while ensuring transparency, accountability and compliance for investors. CommunityLeader’s CampaignLeader application provides business the legal, accounting, marketing, operational, and resource support to run a successful crowd-sourced capital campaign. CommunityLeader’s CommunityInvestor application provides investors with the legal, accounting, reporting, and oversight resources to feel comfortable participating in successful crowd-source capital campaigns.
For more information visit http://www.communityleader.com.