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Ronny Sage, Founder & CEO

Ronny Sage

Founder & CEO, ShoppingGives

Ronny Sage is the Founder and CEO of ShoppingGives, an innovation award-winning technology startup focused on building an economy of giving by creating positive impact through everyday purchases. He attributes his success to leading with empathy and embodying the company motto, “No Ego, All Love”.

Prior to ShoppingGives, he served as a digital strategy leader at a top national digital agency, Rise Interactive, where he worked with Fortune 500 retailers such as David Yurman, Gap, Ulta Beauty, Atkins, and Nikon.

Through his 10 years of experience building loyalty and incentive programs for retail brands, he launched global viral campaigns as well as several of his own web and mobile applications. Ronny is also a featured guest speaker and contributor on WGN Radio, CBS Small Business Pulse, and Innovation & Tech Today.

Ronny is active in the local community, both as a member of the Chicago Leadership Alliance and on the board of GoCivic Chicago. He believes that micro-actions lead to macro-effects and recognizes the potential to harness the power of consumption for positive impact.