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Ben Cushman

Ben Cushman

Board Chair

Ben Cushman is Building Markets’ Board Chair. Ben spent 30 years building high growth consumer businesses ranging from high tech (Atari, VisiCorp) to low tech (Supercuts) in senior executive positions including President and Chief Executive Officer.

Since 2004, Ben has focused on volunteer roles with nonprofit organizations, including as Board Chair, Governance Chair, Development Chair, strategic thought leader and general business advisor. He brings deep operational expertise in marketing, sales, operations, capitalization and organizational development, particularly in high change and/or high growth environments.

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Global poverty is rising for the first time in decades, but access to economic opportunity can help families build thriving lives. Responding to the urgency of this moment, a group of generous donors will match every dollar up to $100,000 raised through December 31, 2022. Your gift will enable Building Markets to adapt and scale our programs to reach more small businesses creating critical jobs around the world. 

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