Interview with Ryan Scott, CauseCast

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First, for those not familiar with CauseCast, what is the company all about? The way CauseCast helps do this, is through technology to help engage people around causes and campaigns. ryan scott causecast cause marketing nonprofit corporate social responsibility

Causecast Launches New Feature

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Los Angeles-based Causecast , the provider of cause marketing and related tools for nonprofits and brands run by Ryan Scott, said Tuesday that it has launched a new feature aimed at connecting nonprofits and brands. Causecast said the campaigns it is launching wit hinclude Change the Equation, Salute to Service, Startup America, The Huffington Post, and Virgin Mobile RE*Generation. causecast nonprofit marketing cause good market

Causecast Wins Virgin Mobile Canada

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Los Angeles-based Causecast , the online, cause marketing firm headed by Ryan Scott, has scored a win with Virgin Mobile Canada and Virgin Unite , the firm said Thursday. Causecast's technology will be used to track volunteers who donate time to at-risk and homeless youth organizations, who can then earn rewards like concert and event tickets. Causecast is offering up its technology to brands, to help them engage consumers while also helping out nonprofits.

CauseCast Launches New Brand Philanthropy Service

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Los Angeles-based Causecast , the cause marketing firm founded by Ryan Scott, said today that it has launched a new service which will help companies show how they are supporting charities and causes. Those individual profiles are being showcased in a directory on the Causecast site and will also be syndicated to others. As part of the beta launch, Causecast said it is working with CR Magazine to drive a "100 Best Corporate Citizens List" for that publication.

Causecast Ties With White House Effort Around Inspiring Girls In STEM

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Causecast , the corporate philanthropy firm headed by Ryan Scott, said this week that it has partnered with the White House campaign to inspire girls in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. Causecast said that it is one of a number of private sector organizations working in the Equal Futures Partnership, organized by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Causecast is based in Los Angeles. girls education stem house white causecast

Causecast Launches Social Causes Site

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Los Angeles-based Causecast, a new startup focused on promoting causes and non-profits, launched this week at the TechCrunch50 conference in San Francisco. The firm said will "harness the power of pop culture" to help social causes and non-profits. The firm said it is working with celebrity and corporate leaders, including Jenny McCarthy, Russell Simmons, Matthew Modine, the Jennifer Lopez Foundation, Kiva, The Humane Society, Charity Water, Generation Rescue and others.

Web App Dev Meetup

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Tuesday, October 21, 2008 -- LA web app dev meetup @ causecast. FREE food and drinks + technical talks for about an hour. See [link] (more

The I Voted Party

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It's a monthly event sponsored by Causecast where we bring together friends, coworkers, and fellow do-gooders to have a few drinks and raise money for featured nonprofit organizations. Tuesday, November 4, 2008 -- The I Voted Party. See [link] (more

Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around

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Panel includes Ryan Scott, Causecast; Gil Elbaz, Factual; Mark Suster, GRP Partners, and others. Thursday, August 18, 2011 -- Startups Uncensored #22 - Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around. This months Startups Uncensored will be on Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around." Hosted by Jason Nazar (CEO, Docstoc), it will be an open and frank townhall conversation with some of Southern California's most successful CEOs.

Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around

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Panel includes Ryan Scott, Causecast; Gil Elbaz, Factual; Mark Suster, GRP Partners, and others. Thursday, August 18, 2011 -- Startups Uncensored #22 - Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around. This months Startups Uncensored will be on Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around." Hosted by Jason Nazar (CEO, Docstoc), it will be an open and frank townhall conversation with some of Southern California's most successful CEOs.

GumGum Names Winders Marketing VP

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Winders was most recently running his own consulting practice, serving such clients as Rocket Fuel, Fraser Communications, Causecast, Fanzila, Momentfeed and LuxeYard. Los Angeles-based GumGum , the provider of in-image advertising technology, said this morning that it has named Tony Winders as its Senior Vice President of Marketing.

Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around – Startups Uncensored #22

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Last month’s startups uncensored was about “Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around.”

Intent.com Launches Wellness Site

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Fran Drescher, and many other celebrities; the site will also feature articles from source such as Treehugger, DailyOm, Causecast, Good Magazine, and others. Santa Monica-based Intent.com said Thursday that it has launched a new web site focused on wellness and social networking.

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MOTM: Ryan Scott

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MOTM is pleased to invite local thought leaders to an evening with leading Southern California social entrepreneur Ryan Scott, CEO and founder of Causecast and investor in several clean tech and socially responsible companies. Thursday, May 26, 2011 -- MOTM: Ryan Scott. Meeting of the Minds.

Docstoc Ramps Video Content Effort

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The company has invested in dedicated staff and a studio at its Santa Monica offices to film the short business advice snippets, which have come from Jason Nazar, Paige Craig of BetterWorks, Ryan Scott of CauseCast, Scot Richardson of TicketMob, Matthias Galica of ShareSquare, and many others. Santa Monica-based Docstoc , the online business documents site headed by Jason Nazar, has quietly been ramping a video content effort at the site.

Mobilecause Powers Haiti Mobile Charity Efforts

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The firm said that cell phone users can text keywords to 85944 to donate $10 to the following charities using its service: International Medical Corps (keyword: Haiti); Causecast Foundation/Huffington Post (keywords: RESPOND, IMPACT, HUFF); Food For The Hungry (QUAKE), American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDCHAITI), International Relief and Development (REBUILD), ADRA (ADRA), World Help (GIVEHELP), and Samaritan's Purse (SP).

We Tweet, We Meet, We Gave: Twestival Raised Over $300,000

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Approximately $9,000 was raised for charity by Los Angeles and Orange County tweeps last night at The Roxy Theater as part of a global event known as Twestival , said Paula Gould, a PR rep for the event.

LA Twestival: One Day, One Charity, Hundreds of Cities

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Do your part on making the world a better place by attending the Twestvial here in Los Angeles. For this Twestival 175 cities from around the world will come together this Thursday March 25th to raise money for Concern Worldwide.