As DoSomething.org’s CTO, George manages all online and
mobile communication systems for DoSomething.org. Under his leadership,
the organization has become an innovator in social media, mobile
technologies and cause. During his 5+ years at DoSomething.org, he
oversaw the complete overhaul of the site (cms, architecture, skin, etc)
in 2008, landing a People’s Choice Webby Award in the Youth in 2009 and
nomination in 2010.
Originally from Brooklyn, George holds
a BA in from the University of Pennsylvania which included classes at
the Wharton School. George also completed a Nano (Executive) MBA with
Seth Godin. In addition to his work at DoSomething.org, George has done
consulting for various not-for-profits and companies to guide their
online strategy and site development.
He is a founder
of CTOs for Good and frequent speaker on not-for-profit tech issues at
forums including: Blog World Expo, SXSW, Net Impact, Google Grants
Conference, NTEN, The Good Pitch SF, U.N. Youth Summit, NonProfit
Coordinating Committee NY, National Conference on Volunteering and
Service, and as a guest lecturer at NYU and NYIT.
George is also a featured contributor for the Huffington Post Impact section (HuffingtonPost.com/george-weiner). Sites DoSomething.orgHuffingtonpost.com/george-weiner georgeweiner.comWholeWhale.com