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Ben Sever

Founder, CEO, ChairmanPhoenix Portfolio Partners

Tampa, FL

Member Since April 2023


Health Care Information Technology
Venture Capital
Social Entrepreneurship


Ben Sever is an accomplished serial entrepreneur and serial philanthropist based in Tampa, Florida. Through Phoenix Portfolio Partners, he not only invests in but also builds companies in various industries such as technology, branding, arts, apparel, career coaching, startup strategy, and finance. Since moving back to Florida in 2017, Ben has raised over three million dollars in funding for his respective companies, he has had a $500,000+ philanthropic impact while most recently winning the "Hero Award" for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. He actively empowers the community by serving the Florida Association of Veteran-Owned Businesses, The Tampa Bay Chamber, National Pediatric Cancer Foundation, The Tampa Club and Project Transition USA on MacDill. He is a top executive endorsed by virtually every sector. He is also a Tampa-Native, minority and graduate of the Tampa Bay Wave. He's a mentor, beacon of the community, Top 100 millennial entrepreneurs in the US and also has 40+ renowned business certifications as he's an avid learner. Chief Empowerment Officer | Infrastructure Architect | Go-To-Market Strategist | Sustainable Growth Catalyst

Published content

The foundation of scaling a sustainable enterprise comes from within


From holistically knowing yourself to operating without ego even in times of success, it is vital to ensure the bedrock of your vision is built to last.

Top 5 reasons social entrepreneurship is essential


Though some may view social entrepreneurship as just another passing trend, its significance in creating positive change within society cannot be overstated.

20 tips to boost your brand's social media status and bottom line ROI

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Business thought leaders weigh in on their top online marketing methods. Storytelling in the business world is essential if you want your organization to stand out in the crowd. How can business leaders become more strategic as they plan their content calendars to attract potential clients and partners through the digital marketing space? Using social media to improve a company's brand appeal is often directly linked to building genuine relationships. It's also about presentations and being more intentional about how you connect with others. By doing so, an organization is more likely to create trust and loyalty over time.  Below, 20 Fast Company Executive Board members discuss additional ways to increase brand recognition and financial growth through business engagement on social networks.

14 tips for strengthening brand identity and reputation

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Implement these strategies for start-up success. It's tough out there when you are trying to build brand recognition and rise above the noise. When you are just starting out in the marketplace as a business owner, how do you attract loyal clients and partnership deals? Below, 14 Fast Company Executive Board members discuss the most important factors in developing the brand identity that you want to be known for. Once your leadership team establishes that, it's essential that you continue to stand on the reputation that you want to build.

15 strategies to prepare for the ups and downs in the marketplace

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Hope for the best. Plan for disruption. Life is full of uncertainties, and that includes an unpredictable business environment. What can leaders do to secure their company's future and team stability during tough economic times? One solution is to prepare and plan ahead—based on the market trends—so your company and stakeholders will be ready and skilled to face the challenges that may come your way. Here, Fast Company Executive Board members share their go-to methods that leaders can implement to effectively manage the risk and uncertainty in their day-to-day business operations. 

Industry leaders discuss 14 factors of globalization in business

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If your small business is in the process of branching out worldwide, consider the following points as you prepare for your launch. As a business owner or CEO, expanding your company's reach in other countries is more than just building a worldwide network of team members and doing a deep dive into a business market you may be unfamiliar with. On the contrary, it's also about recognizing the standard guidelines that are in place and could enhance or prevent your organization from thriving if you fail to go about your launch in the right way. Below, 14 Fast Company Executive Board members share advice as they weigh in on the impact (and importance) of globalization for small businesses in a growing competitive marketplace. 

Company details

Phoenix Portfolio Partners

Company bio

Phoenix Portfolio Partners is the parent company of the following eight, tech-enabled, timeless entities. Our cohesive portfolio consists of: HealthTech, Mobile CRM, Digital Branding, SME Media, Artistic Empowerment, Altruistic Apparel, New Venture Consulting and Career Coaching. The managing partners and national advisors consist of serial entrepreneurs, award-winning operators, venture capitalists, global Agilists, Fortune 500 executives, Ivy league scholars and philanthropic innovators. Our strategically assembled team has a demonstrative track record of success, mentorship and corporate social responsibility from start-ups to publicly traded corporations.



Area of focus

Venture Capital
Social Entrepreneurship

Company size

11 - 50

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