Friday, September 10, 2010

Borgen Board Member Named to 40 Under 40

Brandon Ferrante, CEO of PicCell Wireless and Borgen Project Board Member, was named to The Puget Sound Business Journal's 40 Under 40 this week for his entrepreneurial spirit, leadership of a successful business, and his involvement in fighting global poverty through The Borgen Project. Talking about what he treasures most about his success, Ferrante says, "being a part of something greater than myself. I've learned in many cases it doesn't take much to change someone else's life and to help lift them out of extreme poverty. I constantly ask myself: If it's not challenging, why not do more of it?"

Ingenuity coupled with a passion for and commitment to justice can make a difference in the fight against poverty.

Read the whole article below.

-Erica Stetz