Created by Purpose principals Jeremy Heimans and David Madden, GetUp! is an internationally recognized online social movement phenomenon - with more members than all of Australia's political parties put together.
GetUp was founded in 2005 by Jeremy Heimans and David Madden, two young Australian graduates of Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government who have worked at the intersection of technology, new media and politics in the United States.
David and Jeremy are now co-founders of Avaaz.org, a new global online political community inspired by the success of GetUp and the US group MoveOn.org.
The board includes GetUp's co-founders David Madden and Jeremy Heimans, community organiser Amanda Tattersall, the founder of Rural Australians for Refugees Anne Coombs and former Executive Director Brett Solomon.
The World Economic Forum at Davos has named him a Young Global Leader and the World e-Government Forum has named Jeremy and Purpose co-founder David Madden among the "Top 10 People Who Are Changing the World of the Internet and Politics".
Purpose principals Jeremy Heimans and David Madden are co-founders of Avaaz.org, the fastest-growing online movement in history with over 15 million members from 190 countries, operating in thirteen languages.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.