E73 – Using Blockchain to bring transparency to giving – Jeff Hood CO-FOUNDER Vantage Token
Global Outsourcing Executive
Jeff has spent over 18 years in outsourcing and consulting, focusing specifically on offshore outsourcing. He has held sales and leadership roles in companies such as HCL Technologies, Zensar and GSS Infotec, and has experience in building and managing global sales forces across multiple continents and countries.
Jeff specializes in providing strategic and technical consulting services to organizations seeking “value-added” solutions for their business initiatives leveraging offshore delivery engines.
•17+ years experience in selling complex offshore ITO services: ADM Solutions including .Net, Java as well as Migration and Integration solutions across multiple verticals and product lines such as Oracle, Microsoft, People Soft, Salesforce and Jive
• Extensive working knowledge in offshore services models in India, Dubai, Saudi, Qatar, Russia and China
•On the ground working experience in Hyderabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Shanghai, Bejing and UAE
Specialities: Providing strategic and technical consulting services to organizations seeking
“Value-added” solutions for their business initiatives leveraging an offshore delivery engine.
Several key areas
Include Offshore development, Offshore Testing, Onshore/Offshore hybrids, Global High-Performance Teams, Custom Application Development and Support, ADM, BI, DW Long-term support and maintenance engagements and application portfolio optimization.
A contributor makes a donation via credit card to a nonprofit organization using the Vantage Network.
The contributor receives a tracking ID associated with their donation that they can use to track how their donation is spent by the nonprofit organization, similar to tracking a package.
The nonprofit organization receives the donation in its Vantage Account and spends the donation via the Vantage Mobile Pay app.
Every purchase they make using the donation is tracked on the Vantage Network using the NEM Blockchain. The contributor enters their tracking ID on the Vantage Network Portal to see all transactions tied to their donation and gets a report of overall campaign fund usage.
“Vantage Network is developing innovative technologies to tackle an issue that many donors have in mind when giving: ‘where is my money truly going?’ Charity Navigator is excited to collaborate with Vantage Network to highlight effective organizations doing amazing work for the world in transformative ways.”
– Larry Lieberman, Chief Operating Officer at Charity Navigator