Michael Farb

CEO

Michael has over 15 years of experience building, running and scaling technology companies and organizations across a wide range of industries. Leading the organization of Neon One brings together Michael’s skills and experience in growing entrepreneurial technology companies with his passion of supporting non-profit organizations to increase their impact in the world. In addition to Neon, Michael serves as Board Chair for Build.org, a national education-based nonprofit that leverage entrepreneurship to empower students in underserved communities.

Michael has a Computer Science Degree from UPenn, and an MBA from the University of Chicago. After starting a career at Accenture where he built global technology systems in New York, London, Singapore, & Seoul, he co-founded CaptainU. Acting as President, he and his team scaled this sports technology platform to millions of customers and organizations. After CaptainU was acquired by Blue Star Sports, Michael joined the Blue Star team as Chief Revenue Office and GM of the Enterprise Software and Payments group, helping scale the organization and combining products to build a product suite for organizations to excel and flourish. Michael is now proud to leverage his background to help nonprofits and other mission-driven organizations drive impact and help them reach their goals more quickly.

What is your most memorable nonprofit experience?

As a member of the Build.org Board, we empower young people in under-served communities to leverage entrepreneurship to succeed in life.

What causes are you most passionate about?

Education, Environment, Income inequality

What do you do to recharge?

Trail running, Swimming, snowboarding and fun adventures with my wife and twin boys.

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When you have an easy-to-use software ecosystem, the sky’s the limit for your nonprofit. Let’s get there together. 

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