Plumb Hosts Nonprofit Leadership Forum

Nonprofit Leadership Forum

Branding in the Digital Age and How to Position your Nonprofit for Competitive Success

The Nonprofit Leadership Forum was established with the help of Plumb, First Republic Bank and The San Diego Foundation to offer quarterly educational presentations to enhance the success of San Diego’s nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit Leadership
Emily Rex
Departure Founder & CEO
Join us for a complimentary lunch and informative discussion for those serving in the nonprofit sector as staff, board members, board chairman or executive directors.

Date: Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Time: 11:30 – 1:00PM

Location:  The San Diego Foundation: 2508 Historic Decatur Road, Suite 200, San Diego, CA  92106


Branding in the Digital Age and How to Position your Nonprofit for Competitive Success


  • Maximize your fundraising online
  • Review case studies from local, relevant nonprofit organizations
  • Online fundraising trends and statistics


Emily Rex

Departure, Founder, CEO

Emily Rex is the founding partner of Departure, a hybrid agency that addresses business challenges through the medium of creative thought and the tools of technology.  She handles the day-to-day operations of the agency, the tight relationships they have with every client and the million details that come with managing a business.

Throughout her career, Emily’s clients range from international to startup and projects range from on-screen to on-paper.  Her recent brand work for nonprofit clients include the San Diego Zoo, The United Way, San Diego Police Foundation and San Diego Humane Society.

Emily holds a Marketing & Management degree from Baylor University and is an active member in the American Association of Advertising Agencies, National Association of Professional Women, Association of Corporate Growth, San Diego Rotary – Club 33 and Downtown San Diego Partnership.

nonprofit leadership forum

The Nonprofit Leadership Forum is made possible by a partnership between Plumb and First Republic Bank.