27 B Corps Rank in the 2012 Inc. 500|5000

The B Corp blog B Corps B Growing lists the 27 B Corps that made the 2012 Inc. 5000. Congratulations! Impact Makers is proud to be one of the four B Corps that made the top 500. We are honored to be in the company of recognizable and responsible consumer food companies Plum Organics, Revolution Foods and Happy Family […]

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Richmond Times Dispatch: Impact Makers pumps profits into local charities

On July 2, 2012, the Richmond Times-Dispatch ran “Impact Makers pumps profits into local charities.” The article describes how Impact Makers recently established $562,500 in equity-like debt investment to finance continued growth, using contributions from board members and external investors including fellow B Corporation: Virginia Community Capital. VCC received their B Corp certification recently, becoming the second B Corp […]

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New DC Pub to Donate All Profits, Inspired by Impact Makers’ Model

Impact Makers doesn’t just make change, we inspire others to make change. A couple years ago, Impact Makers CEO and Co-Founder Michael Pirron met  one of the owners of a new Washington, DC pub. They spoke about the unique model of running a competitive business yet donating all profits to community  charities. Soon this gentleman […]

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Howard Powlesson Joins Impact Makers as a Principal Consultant

Impact Makers is pleased to announce that Howard Powlesson has joined Impact Makers as a Principal Consultant.  Mr. Powlesson is a broadly experienced technology executive with over 35 years of experience in assignments spanning multiple industries. He has extensive experience in IT management, with the ability to define, design, develop and deploy IT plans that […]

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Impact Makers at TechEDGE 2012

Impact Makers CEO and co-founder Michael Pirron spoke at the TechEDGE 2012 event. TechEDGE is an annual technology conference and regional awards hosted by Virginia’s Region 2000 Technology Council. It took place May 15, 2012 in downtown Lynchburg, Virginia. Pirron spoke about B Corporations and Impact Makers’ business model.

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Impact Makers Receives Family Lifeline’s 2012 Champion for Children Award

Family Lifeline presented its  2012 Champion for Children Award to Impact Makers on May 15, 2012 during the Family Lifeline Family Day luncheon at the Hotel John Marshall in Richmond. The Champion for Children Award is given for outstanding community service, public service and/or significant employment service to benefit the needs of the community. It […]

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