As Director of Development, Peter Hage leads NetHope philanthropy and fundraising programs. Peter brings over 30 years of experience in technology, business management, and fundraising. Prior to joining NetHope in November 2014, Peter initiated and managed corporate partnerships at The Nature Conservancy for 12 years. As director of development for technology and information systems, Peter managed relationships with corporate partners including Boeing, Microsoft, ESRI, IBM, and DigitalGlobe, raising over $20 million in support of the Conservancy’s mission. Before joining The Nature Conservancy in 2002, Hage served as vice president of marketing for an IT startup; directed international sales for an engineering firm specializing in energy systems; served as commercial loan officer for a mid-size private bank; and managed a portfolio of loans to small enterprise for an economic development organization in Washington D.C.