Joseph P. Davis, is a Global Philanthropist, Entrepreneur and Business Owner. Mr. Davis has served on the board of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Women's and Children's Hospital Board of Visitors and Chairman during the Hospital's 300 Million dollar Fund raising and renovation campaign. Mr. Davis has served on the Morehead Planetarium board and is currently on the board of IntraHealth International, A Global healthcare organization which provides training to healthcare workers all over the world.
Mr. Davis Professional Career spans over 3 decades in the Financial services industry working with firms such as Dean Witter (a Morgan Stanley predecessor firm) Mr. Davis was a partner with the super-regional firm of J. C. Bradford and Company. A firm which was responsible for funding such companies as Outback Steakhouse, Cracker Barrel and Stein Mart, just to name a few. Mr. Davis' current project, Goforurdreams.com, is a website designed to help everyone, regardless of their financial circumstance, become financially secure and have a good working knowledge of their own personal finances.
Mr. Davis and his wife Markie are involved in several Children's homes across Africa and Nepal offering guidance and funding to help kids get a good start in the world.
Mr. Davis has taught courses at UNC Chapel Hill and is a sought after speaker mostly because of what his friends call his Joisims, memorable humorous made up words and phrases which catch the sentiment of a current issue.