Impact Makers Participates in Gov. McDonnell’s Entrepreneurial Town Hall

Impact Makers participated in Governor Bob McDonnell’s entrepreneurship conference on February 22, 2012 at the Virginia State Capitol. The Entrepreneurial Town Hall was the kickoff event for his 2012 – Year of the Entrepreneur. Governor McDonnell declared 2012 “The Year of the Entrepreneur” in Virginia, recognizing the Commonwealth’s education system, tax and regulatory structure, business […]

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Impact Makers 2011 Highlights and Impact Report

From the co-chair of the Impact Makers Board of Directors, Jill Sumner Dear Friend of Impact Makers: The beginning of the New Year brings to mind all that has been accomplished and all that has yet to be done.  I am contacting you today to share information about the community contributions and goals of a […]

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Impact Makers Joins William and Mary Impact Investing Discussion Panel

New Richmond Ventures principal and Impact Makers Board member Bob Mooney organized a discussion panel on social impact companies and impact investing, held February 8th in Richmond for visiting MBA students from the College of William and Mary.  The students are members of the Impact Investing Junto at the College’s Mason School of Business.  Bob’s […]

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Get The Most From Top Performers

Managing top performers can be a challenge. Great leaders don’t treat everybody equally but they also make sure top performers are not delivering results at the expense of the team. In preparation for writing this article I asked members of the Impact Makers’ leadership team to share their ideas about managing top performers. Carl Miller, Andy Savage, Adam Beck, Kate Foster, and Ken Berry contributed input to this article. I could have written much more with all they provided. Instead I chose to take their recurring themes and keep this post close to the usual length.

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Richmond Biz Sense on Impact Makers’ Support of CHOCOHOLIC!

On January 31, 2012, Richmond Biz Sense ran Eat Chocolate and Do Good  – CHIP’s CHOCOHOLIC! 2012, Presented by Impact Makers. Children’s Health Involving Parents (CHIP) of Greater Richmond, a program of Family Lifeline, will host its seventh annual CHOCOHOLIC! at the Virginia War Memorial on Thursday, February 9 from 6-9 p.m. CHIP has been […]

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Andy Savage Joins Impact Makers as Principal Consultant

Impact Makers is pleased to announce that Andy Savage has joined the company as a Principal Consultant. Mr. Savage is a Certified Master Scrum Lean/Agile Coach and an entrepreneur with vast experience in creating profitable businesses through the organic application of technology to meet customer needs. Andy Savage Andy combines his vast experience, new technologies […]

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