“CommunityLeader is proud to join the National CrowdFunding Association (“NLCFA”) and their mission of Supporting, Educating, and Protecting the American CrowdFunding Market,” said Joseph Barisonzi, CEO of CommunityLeader, Inc. “Protecting the integrity of the recent crowdfunding legislation is critical to creating a friendly marketplace in the connecting of businesses to their community and investors.”
"Community-based businesses are the big winners today. They now have the opportunity to turn to their community to raise the funds they need to grow in exchange for new services, products and jobs in that same community,” responds Joseph Barisonzi, CEO of CommunityLeader, Inc, to President Obama’s signing of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act. “The critics of this legislation will be proven wrong by the entrepreneurial development of new platforms, business and investor services that establish a healthy crowd funding marketplace.”
San Mateo, CA - Jennifer Amys, board chair of CommunityLeader, Inc., announced that CommunityLeader, 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.
CommunityLeader Inc. announced today their partnership with Strategic Growth Initiative (SGI). Board chair, Jennifer Amys said, “I have known the SGI team for over five years. Their business development experience in working with syndicated alternative investments to help companies grow is the perfect fit for the emerging crowd-sourced funding space.”