Jay Wilkinson is the founder and CEO of Firespring—a Nebraska-based Certified B
Corporation. In 2016, Firespring was featured as one of Inc. Magazine’s Top 50 Places to Work
in America and has been listed on the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies 7 of the last 9 years.
As a philanthropist, he has raised millions of dollars for nonprofits. After decades, Jay remains
passionate about crafting his own company’s culture, and spends the majority of his time
helping nonprofits and businesses find their why and deepen their impact.
Jay is among the highest-ranking speakers at conferences all over the United States and has
informed and educated thousands of nonprofit professionals and businesses with his
empowering messages over the last 20 years. His TEDx talk on company culture has more than
1 million views. A graduate of MIT’s Entrepreneurial Masters Program, Jay has appeared on
CNN and other national news outlets discussing the important role nonprofits and impact
organizations play in the U.S. economy.