CEO, PLEDGE IT
Scott Shirley is the Co-Founder and CEO of PLEDGE IT, an innovative online fundraising platform which empowers athletes to raise money for a cause through their gameday performance.
PLEDGE IT has been used by pro athletes (such as Larry Fitzgerald, Philip Rivers and Devon Still) teams and organizations of all sizes and levels to raise money for causes like United Way, Ronald McDonald House and Big Brothers Big Sisters. This tool is particularly powerful for helping Pro Athletes connect with their fans, give back and grow their personal brand.
Scott’s passion and expertise for aligning sports with charitable giving can be seen throughout his entire career. As Executive Director of Uplifting Athletes, Scott works with more than 30 college football teams across the nation and has made a $400 million impact on the rare disease community.