Sean Chisholm

StayClassy is Coming to Dreamforce!

In celebration of our newly-released integration with Salesforce, StayClassy is coming to Dreamforce.  You can connect with us anytime by tweeting #dreamclassy, or by visiting us at the StayClassy booth: #17 in the Foundation Zone.

We’ll also be available for 1-on-1 meetings as well – just fill out a Dreamforce meeting request form, and we’ll get back to you to schedule a meeting →

With that in mind, we wanted to take a minute to introduce you to the representatives from our team who will be in attendance.

Scot Chisholm, co-founder & CEO

Scot co-founded StayClassy in 2006 to raise money for cancer research after his mother had battled the disease multiple times. Since then, StayClassy has grown into a powerful fundraising and community engagement platform that powers the fundraising of over 1,000 nonprofit organizations worldwide, including Oxfam, National Breast Cancer Foundation and Invisible Children. Scot was selected by Businessweek as one of the top 5 Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs in America and serves on the board of Team Rubicon and Jeans 4 Justice.

He is also a frequent event speaker on startups, leadership & social impact, including a recent TEDx talk on social entrepreneurship. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.  Meet with Scot →

Pat Walsh, co-founder & CIO

Pat co-founded StayClassy in 2006, and leads our efforts on the Annual CLASSY Awards and Collaborative. He has led the company’s business development & marketing initiatives, and contributes to the overall design and vision of the platform.

Recently Pat was selected by Bloomberg Businessweek as one of the Top 5 Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs in America. Pat has been quoted or featured on CNN, AOL News and MSNBC, and is a guest blogger for Huffington Post.  Meet with Pat →

Todd Crutchfield, COO

A technical leader with a background in managing both hardware and software product development teams from concept to production.  Over 10 years experience in project management, team leadership and building strong customer relationships. Passionate about advancing philanthropy through the use of technology.  Meet with Todd →

Pete Nystrom, VP of Engineering

Pete began working with as an IT consultant and web developer in early 2008, and has held the position as VP of Engineering since 2009. He focuses on managing the web development team and handling product integration into the current website.

Pete has fifteen years of experience as a developer building websites and internal enterprise systems. He was the lead developer and team lead on the National Science Foundation website redesign, that won a People’s Choice Webby Award for best government website before coming to San Diego and joining StayClassy. He holds a B.S in Computer Science from Radford University.  Meet with Pete →

Mike Spear, Director of Platform Engagement

A member of the StayClassy team for more than 4 years, Mike has filled a variety of roles from customer engagement to marketing.  He currently leads StayClassy’s business development efforts and is developing its community of strategic consulting and technology partners.

Before joining StayClassy, Mike worked as a freelance filmmaker, journalist, and semi-professional poker player, and holds a bachelor’s in American literature from UCLA, and has a master’s degree in journalism from NYU.  Meet with Mike →

Sean Chisholm, Director of Marketing

Avid IPA lover and Boston sports enthusiast, Sean has worn many hats since coming to StayClassy over 3 years ago. Trained as an attorney he has served as StayClassy’s in house counsel, but over time has assumed the role of Director of Marketing, leading the company’s marketing initiatives. Sean holds a BA in philosophy from Tufts University and a JD from Boston University School of Law. Meet with Sean →

Tim Gumto, Senior Software Developer

Tim grew up in Pittsburgh, PA before earning a Bachelor’s in Science in Architecture at the University of Virginia.  After working as an architect in Boston, Tim moved to California and transitioned to virtual architecture, eventually settling in San Diego.  Tim and his wife Jenna have a three-year-old daughter, Maya.  Tim is an expert in PHP, and is the primary developer behind our Salesforce Integration. Meet with Tim →

Sarah Trowbridge, Director of Sales

A San Diego native, and UCSB graduate with over 10 years of experience in technology sales, Sarah recently took over as head of StayClassy’s rapidly growing sales team.  An avid fan of the outdoors, when not helping nonprofits find success using StayClassy, Sarah can be found running, traveling, and snapping into the occasional Slim Jim.  Meet with Sarah →

Matt Scott, Business Development

Filled with energy and intensely curious, Matt seeks opportunities to leverage his skills and training in business with his passion for mission driven non-profits. Pulling from his experience in Salesforce reporting and analytics, Matt develops strategic plans to drive donations to growing organizations, and has been one of the chief advisors in developing StayClassy’s Salesforce App.

Partnering technology with strong interpersonal skills, Matt is a valuable thought-leader for any organizations looking for a 21st century approach to securing revenue.  Meet with Matt →

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