Robert Grosshandler Founder, iGive and iConsumer

Robert Grosshandler's career spans more than 35 years as an entrepreneur and principal in e-commerce, software, marketing, and real estate ventures. A pioneer of e-Philanthropy, Mr. Grosshandler designed the online charity mall model and launched in 1997. The company enables consumers to shop at over 1600 online merchants while directing up to 26 percent of every purchase to support their favorite causes.

In 2015, he led the team that launched, one of the first crowdfunded startups begun as a result of the JOBS Act of 2012. At iConsumer, the customer is also a shareholder, while she save money and earns stock and cash rebates when shopping at over 1600 online merchants.