Edward Norton

Co-Founder at Crowdrise, Inc.

Edward Norton

Edward Norton

Co-Founder at Crowdrise, Inc.

Biography

Edward Norton Edward Norton is an American actor, filmmaker and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear (1996), American History X (1998) and Birdman (2014). He also starred in other roles, such as Everyone Says I Love You (1996), Fight Club (1999), Red Dragon (2002), Moonrise Kingdom (2012) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). He has also directed and co-written films, including his directorial debut, Keeping the Faith (2000). Alongside his work in cinema, Norton is an environmental and social activist, and is a member of the board of trustees of Enterprise Community Partners, a non-profit organization for developing affordable housing. Norton is president of the American branch of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust. He also raises money for charity through Crowdrise, a social networking community for volunteers and a micro-donations fundraising platform. In July 2010, Norton was designated as the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

Overview
Career Highlights

Crowdrise, Inc.

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618

Number of Boards

7

Birthday

08/18/1969 - Boston, MA, United States

Age

50

Number of Awards

7

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Co-Founder at Crowdrise, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Trustee at Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

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Founder at Global Green USA

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Co-Founder at Friends of the High Line

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Chair at Friends of the High Line

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Chairman at Global Green USA

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Executive Director at Signature Theatre Co., Inc.

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Treasurer & Director at Global Green USA

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Chairman-Emeritus at Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Conservation International

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Co-Founder at Crowdrise, Inc.
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Philanthropic Advisor at Brighton Jones LLC

Brighton Jones offers traditional public equity and fixed income investments, as well as, alternative investments including private equities, LLCs, venture capital funds, real estate, hedge funds and derivative products. The firm's investment approach is designed to manage the trade-off between risk and return and to address each client's unique financial objectives, investment time horizons, cash flow needs and tax concerns. Brighton Jones’ investment principles are focused on managing risk and combining asset classes efficiently and cost-effectively. They allocate assets guided by sound judgment and deeply informed by client’s personal circumstances and preferences.

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Co-Founder at Crowdrise, Inc.

CrowdRise, Inc. operates as a holding company with interest in providing online fundraising platform for volunteering, fundraising, donations, charities and charitable life, virtual community and social networking. The firm offers services for animal welfare, crisis intervention, disease and disorders, education, environment, human services, international, religion and spirituality, civil rights and social action and youth development projects. The company was founded by Edward Harrison Norton, Shauna Robertson, Robert Wolfe, and Jeffrey Wolfe in May 2010 and is headquartered in Royal Oak, MI.

Grandparent, Deceased
Education
Bachelor of Arts in History
Class of 1991

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Attendee
Class of 1987
Career History
Co-Founder
2010 - Prior

CrowdRise, Inc. operates as a holding company with interest in providing online fundraising platform for volunteering, fundraising, donations, charities and charitable life, virtual community and social networking. The firm offers services for animal welfare, crisis intervention, disease and disorders, education, environment, human services, international, religion and spirituality, civil rights and social action and youth development projects. The company was founded by Edward Harrison Norton, Shauna Robertson, Robert Wolfe, and Jeffrey Wolfe in May 2010 and is headquartered in Royal Oak, MI.

Boards & Committees
Lifetime Member, Board of Trustees
1998 - Current

Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. offers community housing. Its offers include green communities, transit-oriented development, senior housing, supportive housing, rural and native American, building sustainable organizations, technical assistance and consulting, health and housing, asset management, tax credits, development and consulting, grants, conventional equity and community loan fund. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered Columbia, MD.

Chairman, Board of Trustees
1996 - Current

FOUNDED IN 1991 BY THE LATE JAMES HOUGHTON, THE TONY AWARD-WINNING SIGNATURE THEATRE IS NOW LED BY ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PAIGE EVANS AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR HAROLD WOLPERT. SIGNATURE FOSTERS A CULTURAL COMMUNITY WITHIN OUR PERMANENT HOME ON WEST 42ND STREET, THE FRANK GEHRY-DESIGNED PERSHING SQUARE SIGNATURE CENTER, WHICH BOASTS THREE THEATRES AND TWO REHEARSAL ROOMS, INCLUDING THE FORD STUDIO, A FLEXIBLE SPACE THAT CAN BE CONVERTED INTO A 99-SEAT THEATRE.SIGNATURE CONDUCTS ITS PROGRAMMING AT THE CENTER. RESIDENCY 1, SIGNATURE'S FOUNDING PLAYWRIGHT-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM, IS A YEAR-LONG, INTENSIVE EXPLORATION OF A SINGLE WRITER'S BODY OF WORK. RESIDENCY 5, THE ONLY PROGRAM OF ITS KIND, WAS LAUNCHED AT THE CENTER TO SUPPORT MULTIPLE PLAYWRIGHTS AS THEY BUILD BODIES OF WORK. IT GUARANTEES EACH WRITER THREE PRODUCTIONS OVER A FIVE-YEAR PERIOD. OUR LEGACY PROGRAM INVITES PAST SIGNATURE WRITERS FROM BOTH RESIDENCIES TO RETURN FOR PRODUCTIONS OF PREMIERE OR SIGNATURE PLAYS.

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$25K - $50K
2017

Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. offers community housing. Its offers include green communities, transit-oriented development, senior housing, supportive housing, rural and native American, building sustainable organizations, technical assistance and consulting, health and housing, asset management, tax credits, development and consulting, grants, conventional equity and community loan fund. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered Columbia, MD.

$250K - $1M
2017

THE FOUNDATION IS DEDICATED TO PROTECTING AND PRESERVING MOTION PICTURE HISTORY.

$25K - $49K
2017

Enterprise Community Loan Fund, Inc. debt and equity finance for affordable house. The company was founded in 1982 by James W. Rouse and Patty Rouse and is headquartered in Columbia, MD.

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Speek, Inc. provides conference calling services for web and mobile users. Its web-based product offers a conference table like visual experience that allows participants to see who is on the call and who is currently talking. The company was founded in 2012 by Danny Boice, Andy Powers and John Bracken and is headquartered in Dulles, VA.

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CrowdRise, Inc. operates as a holding company with interest in providing online fundraising platform for volunteering, fundraising, donations, charities and charitable life, virtual community and social networking. The firm offers services for animal welfare, crisis intervention, disease and disorders, education, environment, human services, international, religion and spirituality, civil rights and social action and youth development projects. The company was founded by Edward Harrison Norton, Shauna Robertson, Robert Wolfe, and Jeffrey Wolfe in May 2010 and is headquartered in Royal Oak, MI.

Awards & Honors
Rank #13
2010
Barron's Magazine - 25 Best Givers
1998
Satellite Award, Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama
1996
National Board of Review Award - Best Supporting Actor
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