Our Team

Mike Gianfranceso

Founder & President
Foursight marketing communication group, inc.

With 45 years of diverse business experience, Mike G., as he is better known, brings a wealth of knowledge and insights necessary to getting the job done and done right. He knows that when it comes right down to it, success at anything depends on the people involved. That is why he formed Foursight and has built it on and for people.

Mike's experience includes everything from operating a press and binding books to being a Senior VP in charge of sales. His extensive background and ongoing participation with the nonprofit business community by lending his time and talents in various leadership roles has given him a unique perspective on the business challenges and needs of this sector. Whether serving on a board of directors or committee dedicated to raising much needs funds to keep the doors open, Mike is committed to being a resource for nonprofit and small business sustainability no matter what state the economy is in. Organizations Mike has or currently volunteers for in varying capacities include:

  • R I College - Instructor, Philanthropy Certificate Program Business communication, 1-1 Variable Data, e-mail Strategy for non profits
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals, RI Chapter - Current Vice President Board of Directors
  • Capital City Community Centers
  • Education Exchange of RI - Current President of the Board of Directors
  • Executive Service Corps of New England - Volunteer Consultant
  • Johnson & Wales University - Nonprofit Liaison to Graduate Internship Program
  • Literacy Volunteers of America, RI
  • Meals on Wheels of RI - President of the Board of Directors
  • The Women's Center of Rhode Island - Current Co-Chair Fund Development Committee
  • Volunteer Center of RI

At Foursight, Mike makes connections, oversees sales, manages strategic direction, handles printing jobs, and so much more. He is a true team player and dedicated to success of the team - which most definitely includes the success of his clients and the community.

He has created and presented a series of free workshops for the non profit sector on 1-1 marketing, e-strategy, business communication and board development. He was honored as a Philanthropist of the Year in 1994 by Landmark Medical Center, in 2004 by Meals on Wheels of RI and again in 2009 by Education Exchange or RI.