Co-founder, CEO / CTO
Stan has an extensive background bringing world-class consumer and enterprise solutions to market. He has created and led large, globally distributed development teams at companies such as NoteSwift, Nuance (co-founder), RSA Security, Xerox and HP/Apollo. Stan $hares with the Songs of Love Foundation , writing and producing custom, uplifting original songs for children and teens facing medical, physical or emotional challenges.
Chief Product Officer
Joel has had an extensive career building, launching and growing software products. He was the product manager for Wildfire, an innovative voice based telephone assistant that paved the way for today’s voice assistants. Joel later founded, grew and sold MinutePoll, an early Interactive Voice Response service focused on opinion polling and customer satisfaction. More recently he has built a number of mobile apps such as Beerdog, a social app for beer lovers as well as working at Sonos, helping to improve their already high software quality. Joel has $hared by devoting his time both as a National Trustee of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation and to local sports teams in his community.
Giving DuPage was founded in 2001 by two philanthropists who felt that the community was unaware of all the ways to share their time, treasure and talent with others. With the support of DuPage County government, and in collaboration with the Healthy DuPage initiative, Giving DuPage was initially called the DuPage Philanthropy Project, and was established …
MISSION: A.D.O.P.T.’s mission shall be to improve the quality of life of animals and to place them into loving and permanent homes through rescue, extraordinary and compassionate care and humane education. VISION: A.D.O.P.T. envisions a community where every pet has a permanent and loving home, every companion animal is spayed or neutered, and all pets are treated …
Alive is Naperville’s teen center. Centrally located, we provide teens a unique place to connect, discover and come alive! Our mission is to be a teen-led, teen-driven (TLTD) center focused on empowering the youth of today to become the impassioned, resilient leaders of tomorrow. As a nonprofit organization we offer free drop-in hours after school …