PAUL POLIZZOTTOFounder & Chief Executive Officer
Paul is a serial social entrepreneur with 30+ years of experience bridging the gap between business and social impact. Since he founded CBS EcoMedia in 2001, and Givewith in 2016, more than $100 million in funding and resources have been directed to social impact initiatives around the world — improving the lives of over 60 million of people.
Paul has been recognized for his dedication and vision, regarding Social Impact, with numerous awards. Some of which include: Best Brand Platform Winner 2018 (Digiday), Good Samaritan Award 2018 (Volunteers of America), Social Good Leader of the Year 2016 (Cynopsis Media), General H. Norman Schwarzkopf Leadership Award 2014 (Starlight Children’s Foundation), Edison Award for Social Impact 2013 (Edison Universe), Edison Award for Social Innovation 2012 (Edison Universe), Award for Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships 2009 (The U.S. Conference of Mayors), Keeper Award 2001 (Santa Monica Baykeeper and the Waterkeeper Alliance), and Environmental Hero Award 1999 (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency).