GiftLegacy Awards Announced at PPGC 2017
Crescendo celebrated its annual Practical Planned Giving Conference on September 25th and 26th, 2017 in San Diego, CA. It was Crescendo's largest user conference attended by friends from all across the nation. They gathered to hear keynote speakers Paul Schervish and Jackie Franey and an excellent line-up of the nation's top presenters. At the Monday luncheon, GiftLegacy Award winners were announced.
eMarketer of the Year Award
Congratulations to Tammy Wernke, Assistant Director, Gift Planning, The University of Cincinnati Foundation on receiving the coveted 2017 eMarketer of the Year Award. Tammy and her team have used Crescendo's GiftLegacy tools and services since the fall of 2014 and have booked over $92 million in planned gifts!
Paul Schervish received the 2017 GiftLeader Award for his outstanding leadership in philanthropy. Paul is Professor Emeritus of Sociology and founder of the Center on Wealth and Philanthropy at Boston College. He is the author of several well-known reports including Millionaires and the Millennium, which predicted the boomer wealth transfer.