Randy Paynter

Founder & CEO, Care2

Randy Paynter is the Founder and CEO of Care2.com, the world’s largest social network for good. He also founded the ThePetitionSite.com, which inspires a community of 40 million do-gooders to sign over 614 million petitions every day.

By providing a platform for people to start petitions and share stories that inspire action, Care2 helps over 2,700 non-profit clients recruit more than 74 million prospective donors worldwide. Care2 is a profitable B-Corporation, or social enterprise, using the power of business as a force for good.

Prior to pioneering online advocacy through starting Care2 in 1998, Randy co-founded one of the web’s first viral apps – electronic greeting card service eCards.com – in 1995. Additionally, Randy holds an AB from Harvard University and an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.