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Jay B. Love currently serves as both Senior Vice President of Avectra and the CEO and Co-Founder of Bloomerang. Both organizations serve the non-profit sector only with cutting edge technology tools for fundraising and communications.
Prior to Avectra he was CEO of Social Solutions in Baltimore, MD. He was engaged as a turnaround specialist for them. Prior to Social Solutions, Jay was Senior Vice President of the Arts and Cultural Division of Blackbaud. Blackbaud is the leading public technology company serving more than 22,000 non-profits throughout the world.
Prior to Blackbaud, he was the CEO and Co-Founder of eTapestry for 10 years. eTapestry was the leading SaaS technology company serving the charity sector. Jay orchestrated the sale of eTapestry to Blackbaud in 2007 after growing the company to more than 10,000 non-profit clients and charting seven years of record growth.
Before starting eTapestry, Jay served 14 years as President and CEO of Master Software Corporation. MSC provided a widely used family of database products for the non-profit sector called Fund-Master. MSC was acquired by Epsilon in 1984 then by American Express in 1986.
Jay has also been a business consultant for numerous high tech firms throughout the U.S.
He is a graduate of Butler University with a B.S. in Business Administration. He currently serves on the boards of numerous non-profits and one private tech company. He and his wife Christie served as Co-Chairs for the Indianapolis YMCA 2011 Capital Campaign and are the proud parents of three children as well as three granddaughters.
He was a Founding Chairman of NPower Indiana, Founding Member of TechPoint Foundation and Founding Member of the AFP Business Member Council. He is still an active member of the AFP National Board, The Center on Philanthropy at IU, Gleaners Food Bank, TechPoint Foundation for Youth and the AFP Ethics Committee. Over the years he has given more than 2,000 speeches around the world for the charity sector and is often the voice of new technology for fundraisers.
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