Transform philanthropy by empowering nonprofit organizations with world class technology
GiftingNetwork’s vision is a world where nonprofit organizations compete equally with commercial DAFs by providing a Wall Street-caliber fund and trust accounting platform catering to nonprofits’ tracking and reporting needs.
TRANSPARENCY – Facilitating the interaction between staff, donors, grant seekers and other constituents
GRANULARITY – Providing timely insight to funds, grant opportunities and content based on individual preferences
ACCOUNTABILITY – Connecting philanthropy with financial systems for increased oversight, improved efficiency and more timely reconciliation
Eric Swerdlin is Chief Executive Officer of the GiftingNetwork, LLC, in Morristown, New Jersey. Previously, Eric founded and was CEO of Swerdlin White Huber, Inc, (SWH) a firm dedicated to investment management, administration, and program support for planned giving programs at non-profit organizations throughout the country. In 1999 SWH was sold to the Bank of New York, where Eric remained and was the Division Head for three years. An accomplished speaker and author, Eric has spoken at numerous planned giving councils, the NCPG Annual Conference, and the ACGA Conference. He has written articles for, among others, the Journal of Taxation, the Journal of Gift Planning, and Planned Giving Today.
Eric has appeared on CNN, Fox News Network, and Bloomberg Television discussing philanthropic strategies and planned giving. In addition, Eric has been quoted on topics relating to charitable giving in The Wall Street Journal, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Forbes, and many other print publications.
National Account Manager
Greg joins GiftingNetwork as National Account Manager. He will lead their sales efforts in the non-profit sector and financial services segment. Previously, Greg was the National Sales Executive for Vanguard Charitable. He was tasked to head up their financial advisor segment where he was responsible for promoting philanthropy through the use of Vanguard’s Donor Advised Fund. Greg has also held roles at O’Shares ETF’s, RS Investments, and The Hartford Mutual Funds/PLANCO. Greg holds his Bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing from Albright College. He currently lives outside of Philadelphia with his wife and two young sons. Greg is passionate about children’s hospitals and his high school alma mater, The Haverford School, where he serves on their Alumni Executive Committee. Greg is an avid triathlete and loves cheering on his hometown sports teams.
Phil joined GiftingNetwork in 2014 and manages Business Development activities including sales and marketing initiatives. With over 25 years of experience in all aspects of business development in the software industry Phil has dedicated the last 15 to years helping early and growth stage companies drive revenue and execute innovative Go-To-Market sales, marketing and business development strategies. He pioneered wireless Software as a Service (SaaS) CRM solutions by launching products such as Mobile Edge for NetSuite, SalesForce.com and Microsoft Dynamics On-Demand. Phil has extensive expertise in sales channel development, as well as managing rapid revenue growth within new technology companies.
Phil has helped guide many top Fortune 100 Financial Services, Pharmaceutical,
Government, Retail and Defense organizations to develop and deploy strategic
enterprise software solutions. At the same time he has nurtured key partnerships with
companies like IBM, Microsoft, RIM, Apple and Avaya. Phil has spent over 20 years as an active member of the Board of Directors of ARC Morris and The ARC Morris Foundation, dedicated to the care, support and advancement of people with intellectual and related developmental disabilities and their families. He is proud to have completed the 2000 New York City Marathon and is an avid hiker, traveler and beekeeper.