Builder of teams, brands, and companies.

Founder, CEO, Speaker

Karen Houghton is the Founder and CEO of Infinite Giving. IG’s mission is to leverage modern, financial technology to grow the world’s giving by helping nonprofits invest, endow, and liquidate stocks easily with software that automates their investment strategy.

Previously Karen served as the Vice President of Atlanta Tech Village and a Venture Partner with Atlanta Ventures.  During her tenure, Village startups collectively raised over $2B, created more than 9,000 jobs, and were a driving force behind the rise of innovation in our region.

Karen has been the recipient of the Women in Technology’s Woman of the Year Award and ATP’s Impact Award in 2019, Berry College’s Distinguished Alumni Entrepreneurial Spirit Award in 2020, and recognized as one of Salesforce’s 10 Small Business Women Who Inspire.

Her experiences have helped her impact thousands of lives for good through job creation, funds raised, and increased opportunity. 

Past Events

How Doing Good can bring Value to your Brand

As the proliferation of new technology and social media lead to empowered consumers, closing deals and brand loyalty are more and more about building relationships.

“I’m not here to be average, I’m here to be awesome. And so are you.”

Karen is a proud Atlanta native with an incredible husband, Paul and 5-year-old daughter, Haven. When she’s not changing the world through technology and entrepreneurship, she can be found sipping a great cup of coffee, listening to a podcast, or planning her next travel adventure.