Organizer

Organizer is a San Francisco based mash-up of hackers, campaign organizers, entrepreneurs, and investors building mobile apps that make face-to-face contact easy and affordable. Organizer's team believes that technology should encourage MORE human interaction, not less. Closing a big deal? Asking someone to marry you? Everything that's important is done in person because face-to-face contact is almost always the most effective way to communicate. It's how fruitful relationships are built with the people who matter. But, face-to-face contact can be expensive. Organizer’s making it easier -- and cheaper -- for organizations to send workers from the office to the field using affordable smartphones. Organizer's first app, Electionear, is for political campaigns and advocacy organizations. The immediate goals are simple: (a) eliminate wasting resources on printing paper lists; (b) eliminate the potential for lost data as workers have face-to-face conversations with voters; and, (c) eliminate hours spent on data entry post hoc. Transmitting relevant data to and from smartphones in real-time makes it all possible.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
San Francisco, US
Founded
2010
Size (employees)
20 (est)+6%
Organizer was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Organizer

Chris Kelly

Chris Kelly

CEO
Gilbert Chan

Gilbert Chan

Director of Product

Organizer Office Locations

Organizer has offices in San Francisco and Sacramento
San Francisco, US (HQ)
1118 Howard St.

Organizer Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2010

Total Funding

$3.9 m

Latest funding size

$3.9 m

Time since last funding

about 6 years

Investors

Organizer's latest funding round in September 2011 was reported to be $3.9 m. In total, Organizer has raised $3.9 m
Organizer's employees are reported to be approximately 21% female and 79% male.
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Organizer News and Updates

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Attendees who paid up to $75 for a Pizza Festival in Brooklyn that allegedly did not deliver on the goods can breathe easy. Organizer Ishmael Osekre said in a Facebook post that festivalgoers will receive a refund for the price they paid for the ticket.  "After careful delib…

Google.org gives $1 million to the organizers of the ‘Latino Nonprofit Accelerator’

 Google.org has given a $1 million grant to the Latino Community Foundation in order to launch an accelerator program for Latinx-led non-profit organizations focused on Latinx communities. The idea with the one-year accelerator, called the Latino Nonprofit Accelerator, is to help organizations addre…

Google protests called off after organizers blame Trump's newest scapegoat

The chaos that occurred in Charlottesville this weekend and the incendiary words of President Donald Trump that followed have given the "alt-right" a new antagonist to blame in the "alt-left." SEE ALSO: The internet attempts to comprehend Trump's unhinged press conference Such is the case with t…

Unite The Right organizer Jason Kessler punched in the face during press conference

Violence erupted again in Charlottesville, Virginia on Sunday after "Unite The Right" organizer Jason Kessler was swarmed and attacked by protesters while attempting to hold a news conference. Thousands of protestors descended upon the city this weekend to oppose a racist gathering called Un…

'Pokémon Go' Fest organizers kick off their apology tour on the right note

More like Pokémon GTFO, AMIRITE??? Niantic Labs had a tough go of things on Saturday when its first-ever Pokémon Go Fest in Chicago turned into a disaster. The lines were long, the game's online service wasn't behaving, and the fans were riled. SEE ALSO: 'Pokémon Go' players can catch their firs…

Was Fyre Festival a Ponzi scheme? Lawsuit says organizers knew it was fraud

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