EasyDonor, Inc. is a Florida corporation operating in Winter Springs, Florida. The company developed EasyDonor™, which provides powerful fundraising database solutions through simplicity. The company was recently founded by three officers who brought years of experience in the fundraising and technology sectors, and shared a vision of serving fundraisers who were frustrated with the current software titles available.
Tony Coolidge, Co-Founder and President, earned an advertising and marketing degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1992 and has been a business owner since 1985. In 1997 and 1999, respectively, he was instrumental in developing and managing two Central Florida technology companies that are now multi-million-dollar publicly-trading companies on the stock exchange. In 1998, Mr. Coolidge developed marketing concepts and materials for American Access Technologies, that allowed the fledgling company to attract business from Fortune 500 companies. he served in the capacity of Vice President of Marketing for the technology company before he left to write the business plan of iBidUSA.com, Inc. He brought together three partners and investors, and they developed the Internet auction company that expanded to two offices and 25 employees and almost $1 million in gross revenues within the first year.
Collin Yeadon, Co-Founder and Vice President of Technology, developed the programming powering the EasyDonor™ software. Mr. Yeadon brings to the company seven years of experience as a developer working in several platforms. He has specialized in Windows NT and SQL, upon which EasyDonor is built. Collin Yeadon sharpened his skills while working for several years with a large publishing company in Silicon Valley, California.
Dawn Hicks, Co-Founder and Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has completed Information Systems graduate work at Widener University and holds a BA in Communications and Marketing from Cameron University. Ms. Hicks spent over 10 years in publishing as an Art Director, Designer and Consultant for publications that include the European Stars and Stripes and The Boca Raton News. For the past four years, Ms. Hicks has worked as a professional fundraiser for various non-profits, where she raised close to $3 million through federal, state and private foundation grants, special events and appeals. It was through her professional experiences with various donor database systems that Ms. Hicks began to see the need for an easier and less expensive donor database. Ms. Hicks shared her vision of what was needed and helped to create EasyDonor™ as a vehicle for effective fundraising management.
To provide a solution to simplify the fundraising management process and serve the underserved segment of the non-profit community. We believe no matter how large or small a non-profit organization is, everyone's cause is equally as important, and everyone should have access to powerful tools and resources that will enable them to accomplish their mission to make a difference for society.