Photos from B Lab Co-Founder Bart Houlahan’s Visit to Richmond

Impact Makers was one of several local B Corps that welcomed B Lab co-founder Bart Houlahan on May 8, 2013. Below are photos of his visit, specifically from a lunchtime presentation he made to a group of area business and nonprofit leaders discussing B Corporations. Virginia Community Capital, Impact Makers, TMI, the Greater Richmond Chamber’s […]

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Times Dispatch: “Inside the World of B Corps”

The Richmond Times-Dispatch ran an article “Inside the World of B Corps,” covering B-Lab co-founder Bart Houlahan’s visit to Richmond on May 8, 2013. He spoke to about 25 business people, nonprofit managers and others at a luncheon meeting at Floricane, a Richmond-based strategic consulting company. He also spoke at three other events in the area. […]

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B Lab Co-Founder Bart Houlahan Kicks off Social Enterprise Networking in RVA

B Lab co-founder, Bart Houlahan, kicks off Social Enterprise networking in RVA.   Several Richmond-based organizations have teamed up to host a Social Enterprise networking event featuring B Lab co-founder, Bart Houlahan, on May 8th from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at LaDifference, 125 S 14th St. Richmond, VA 23219. The sponsoring organizations are Virginia Community Capital […]

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Impact Makers Honored as “Best for the World”

Impact Makers Honored as “Best for the World” for Creating Most Overall Positive Social and Environmental Impact Recognized with 66 Other Companies Across 20 Countries and 25 Industries As Leader in Redefining Success in Business April 17, 2013 Today, Impact Makers was named “Best for the World” for creating the most overall social and environmental […]

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Barbara White Joins Impact Makers as Senior Consultant

Impact Makers is pleased to welcome Barbara White as a Senior Consultant. Barbara is an Information Technology professional with more than 20 years of experience spanning all phases of IT Implementation, including Project/Program Management, Requirements Engineering, IT Engineering Process Development and Implementation and Software Quality Assurance. She is knowledgeable and experienced in industry accepted methodologies […]

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Impact Makers Participates in Micro Finance Conference

Impact Makers’ Rodney Willett joined Terri Lovelace and Caroline Nowery of Virginia Community Capital (VCC) in a panel discussion about B Corporations at the Micro Finance Conference on February 25th in Richmond. The Virginia Microenterprise Network sponsored the conference, which was hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. The panelists discussed why their respective companies became […]

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Matt Curtin Joins Impact Makers as Director, Business Strategy

As Director, Business Strategy, Matt works closely with Senior Leaders and Executives to craft creative solutions for business and IT challenges in the Healthcare and Commercial arenas.  Matt joined Impact Makers after being a vocal, albeit unofficial, advocate for the Firm’s mission since meeting CEO and Founder Michael Pirron in 2007. After experiencing a mountain […]

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Virginia Community Capital Newsletter Profiles Impact Makers

Our funding partner, and fellow B Corporation, Virginia Community Capital featured Impact Makers in the February 2103 VCC newsletter. Read the article below or see it on page 6 of the VCC newsletter. Partner Focus:  Impact Makers Last year, VCC provided lending capital to a for-profit consulting firm with an unusual practice: they donate their […]

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Impact Makers Announces New Hires

Impact Makers is growing! We hired 17 full-time consultants in 2012. We are pleased to announce five recent new hires. Matt Curtin has joined as Director, Business Strategy; Jim Blizzard joined as a Principal Consultant; Dean Jadlowski joined as a Senior Consultant; Manisha Joshi joined as a Process Consultant; and Kat French, as Business Analyst.   Matt Curtin, Director, […]

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Governing Features Two Impact Makers’ Clients Using Kanban

Governing, a leading online and print publication for state and local governments, featured an article on the use of Kanban by two of Impact Makers’ clients: the Virginia Department of Corrections (DOC) and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).  The columnist interviewed the IT directors for each agency, Rick Davis with DOC and Dave Burhop […]

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