Playbook Investors Network Announce New Strategic Partnership With Inspire.World, a company that provides a new and free online fundraising solution for schools, teams, churches, and non-profits to employ easier fundraising methods and raise funds at any time. Inspire.World prides itself on being the only fundraising platform enabling global contributions to worthy causes through everyday online purchases of products, travel, and entertainment.
“When I crossed paths with Charlie Kruse of Inspire.World, I was thrilled to see just how easy it is to set up an account and use the fundraising platform, says PIN CEO, Rodney Woods. “During these unpredictable times in our world, it is important to provide online options to consumers and sellers. Partnering with Inspire.World will only further the PIN vision, mission, and reach.”
“The PIN team and I are focused on driving meaningful change for every client or partner who connects with us. The needs may vary, but ultimately, I believe we all are striving to improve, grow, prosper, learn, or simply “do good’ while we can. The platform we now have with Inspire.World will help us do just that,” says PIN Managing Partner, Tracy McGrady. “Plus, there is a huge opportunity for job creation along the way. I see this as a win-win for both Inspire.World and Playbook Investors Network.”
“We are very excited about the unique partnership we have with Rodney, Tracy and the entire PIN team,” says Charlie Kruse, Founder and CEO of virtual fundraising company Inspire.World. “Our visions are very much aligned that the power of the Inspire.World platform coupled with the impactful relationships that PIN has with influencers and corporations can be a transcendent combination to affect positive change in communities all over the United States and beyond”.
Playbook Investors Network (PIN), headquartered in Dallas, Texas is a web-based business capital and education platform created to foster the engagement of minority-, women- and veteran-owned enterprises, government businesses and the LGBTQ community with institutional and private investors. PIN identifies, evaluates, educates, and introduces eligible business owners to both institutional and private investors actively seeking opportunities to support underserved markets; all while helping businesses extend capacity for job creation. For more information, visit www.playbookinvestorsnetwork.com.
Rodney Woods is PIN’s Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman. He retired from the Dallas Police Department after serving 20 years. In separate ventures, he has grown a business portfolio that includes clients such as Toyota, Volkswagen, Victoria’s Secret PINK, Adidas, Converse, General Motors, and various small businesses. In addition to PIN, Woods is also the CEO of Diversity in Promotions; a business development procurement portal and Founder and Partner to Verité Investors Network where there is a $100 Million-Dollar Social Impact Fund, and he is also Founder and Partner to the Big Opps Fund where $150 Million-Dollars is allocated for the Opportunity Zone Fund.
Tracy McGrady(T-Mac), PIN’s Co-Founder and Managing Partner, is an American retired professional basketball player who is best known for his career in the National Basketball Association (NBA). McGrady is a seven-time NBA All-Star, seven-time All-NBA selection, two-time NBA scoring champion, and one-time winner of the NBA Most Improved Player Award. He was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2017. Since retiring, McGrady has worked as a basketball analyst for ESPN’s “The JUMP”. McGrady is also Managing Partner of Diversity in Promotions, a business development procurement portal and has other business ventures pending in the U.S. and internationally.
Inspire.World provides a new and free online fundraising solution for schools, teams, churches, and non-profits to employ easier fundraising methods and raise funds 24/7. We are committed to revolutionizing a movement to create a culture of giving by empowering consumers to support groups and causes through their everyday purchases and keep more dollars flowing back to their community.
Charlie Kruse, Founder and CEO of Inspire.World, started as President and Owner of PrepAthlete.com where he helped integrate remote digital video technology into the high school and college sports market. PrepAthlete.com’s video technology was used by over 7800 high schools and 450 colleges. As Founder and CEO of Mall Booster, LLC (DBA Inspire.World), he recognized a significant need for a technical solution for fundraising after spending 12 years in the industry as Director of Marketing for Varsity Gold, Inc. fundraising which represented over 10,000 schools nationally. To learn more about Inspire.World, visit their website at www.inspire.world