Richmond Times-Dispatch on Impact Makers’ Equity Raise

On January 19, 2016, the Richmond Times-Dispatch covered Impact Makers raise of more than $1.5 million in equity capital. John Reid Blackwell wrote “the company raised between $1.5 million and $2 million in an investment round in late December…the local and national individual investors include Richmond’s James E. Ukrop and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream co-founder Jerry Greenfield.”

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Fast Track to B Certification Event

On January 19, the Virginia B Corps hosted a B Corp Hack-a-Thon at Impact Makers’ office. The B Corp Hack-a-Thon is an opportunity for businesses to fast-track their B Corp certification. Experienced local B Corps and volunteers were on-site to assist businesses in filling out their complete certification. Members of the B Corp community and […]

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AHRC NYC is !m’s Newest Pro-Bono Community Partner

AHRC New York City has officially been established as a pro bono community partner in New York City. AHRC NYC supports people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities to build full lives. Our first project was providing professional employment coaching and mentoring to individuals with Asperger’s. The Impact Makers team working with AHRC NYC includes John Sammons, Bob […]

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Conscious Company Magazine Interviews Impact Makers’ Michael Pirron

In the January/February 2016 issue of Conscious Company magazine, Lori Hanau interviews Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO Michael Pirron on “7 Guideposts for Leading Conscious Growth.” The article states a central tenant of conscious companies like Impact Makers; “We don’t grow only for profit; we grow for purpose. We scale not only for a greater […]

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Are you digitally connected and responsive to your customers?

By Brendon Cornwell, Impact Makers’ Digital Practice Lead  We live in a society that is “ON” 24/7 and where we are constantly connected to each other, our devices and the world around us. Our expectations of that connection is greater than ever – we are willing to trade information about our friendships, buying habits, physical […]

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Watch Impact Makers’ Video

We are pleased to share an Impact Makers video.  This inaugural video provides a brief overview of our social venture and business components. Share the video link with your colleagues, friends, and family so that even more people can learn about us.

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Impact Makers Named to 2016 Best Places to Work in Virginia

Impact Makers was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Virginia. The annual list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group. “Our employees are the reason for our success and growth,” shared Michael Pirron, Impact Makers Founder and CEO. “I am […]

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Impact Makers Sponsors 2016 Chocoholic!

Impact Makers is the presenting sponsor of Family Lifeline’s 11th Annual CHOCOHOLIC! Richmond’s sweetest cocktail party is an evening of decadence, featuring chocolate fountains and sweet treats from local chocolatiers, bakers, and specialty shops. There will be also be heavy hor d’oeuvres, craft beer, wine, and a silent auction. The event takes place on February 3, 2016, […]

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Bikes Donated in Carrie Wortham’s Honor

On December 5, 60 bikes were donated to the Hanover Christmas Mother in honor of Carrie Wortham, the 26-year-old who was struck and killed by a motorist as she rode her bike on a Hanover County road in early September. Carrie was a giving and passionate woman, a VMI and St. Catherine’s graduate who worked with […]

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