Alexander Blass

Wharton and Oxford-educated, Alexander Blass is an internationally acclaimed American innovator and CEO of the Innovation Institute of America. He invented the world’s first personal crowdfunding website and business method, which grew to a $10 billion a year industry in less than a decade after spreading rapidly on the Internet and helping millions of people around the globe. For this incredible achievement, he received the Daily Record’s Top Innovator of the Year Award, which credited him with “revolutionizing charitable giving.” He has traveled to over 65 countries, appeared in hundreds of media outlets, and keynotes some of the world’s most prestigious conferences on business innovation and innovative leadership.

Under Alexander’s leadership, IIA’s clients span five continents across numerous industries, and include some of the world’s largest and most prestigious companies such as IBM, Mastercard, KPMG, Toyota, Saudi Aramco, Travelport, Statoil, West Corporation, TPI, Solvay, Fonterra, and Dialog; as well as government agencies, universities, associations and many more. For Alexander’s full bio, please click here.