NYC: AWNY Speaker Series

Could your birthday change the world?

Find out how in the next chapter of AWNY’s inspirational speaker series with our guest speaker & fellow Aussie, Paull Young, Director of Digital, charity: water

In just seven years, charity: water has raised over $100 million to bring clean water to 3.3 million people in 20 countries by leveraging social media and a partnership with Google to provide data to donors on all 9,000 water points they've funded around the world.

You and your guests are invited to join AWNY and Paull to learn about how this exciting New York-based start-up is reinventing charity.

When: March 27, 2014 at 6.30 pm
Where: Macquarie offices, Level 18, 125 W 55th Street, New York
Cost: $10 for members  $15 for non-members *cash at the door*

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About Paull:

Paull Young is Director of Digital at charity: water a non-profit devoted to bringing clean and safe drinking water to the 800 million people without. Frequently nominated as one of the leading digital non-profits, charity: water was the first non-profit to have 1 million Twitter followers and has 75% of its fundraising come through digital channels. In just 6 years charity: water has provided clean and safe drinking water to over 3 million people and raised over $90 million.

Paull's leadership of charity: water's digital strategy has seen him recognized by the Australian Trade Commission as one of the 'Global 50' influential Australian expatriates and by the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation as an industry 'Rising Star'.

Paull formerly was Senior Account Director with social media agency Converseon, where he led award winning campaigns for Fortune 500 clients such as Graco, Kohler, Telstra and Cisco.

Paull moved to New York from Sydney in 2007 as a well known PR and Marketing blogger and commentator. His work has been featured on FOX News, Wall St Journal, Sydney Morning Herald, CNN and the Australian Financial Review. You can follow Paull on Twitter @paullyoung

Group(s): Advance


Thu, March 27, 2014
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
(GMT-0400) America/New_York


Level 18, 125 W 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
United States