CanvasRebel Magazine reached out to interview me on lessons I’ve learned being a business owner. One of the questions I found interesting was what lessons my parents had taught me that help shaped me and my career (among many other personal questions). As a mom to two small children, I had the opportunity to reflect to see what lessons my parents instilled in me that I might also want to instill in my children. Read on to learn about defining moments in my life.
Kelly Alvarez Vitale understands how targeted philanthropy can help companies indirectly market products and services, often to clearly-defined market segments. She has witnessed how effective philanthropy opens business opportunities and helps build key business relationships.
Having a background in integrated marketing communication and experience working in the nonprofit sector, Kelly saw a need for a new philanthropic approach. Combining her years of professional experience along with her volunteer experience in leadership positions with nonprofit organizations such as the American Heart Association, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Leadership Broward Foundation, Broward Education Foundation, Jack & Jill Children’s Center and others, Kelly founded Strategic Philanthropy.