Impact Makers on RichmondBIZLIVE

On August 21, 2015, Mike King of Henrico Business News spoke with Impact Makers VP of Business Strategy Rodney Willett on the RichmondBIZLIVE radio show on WLEE. Rodney spoke about Impact Makers, our social impact business model, and the growing prominence of B Corps in the Richmond area.  

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Impact Makers is One of 25 B Corps on the Inc. 5000 List

The B Corporation blog features “Good Growth: 25 B Corps on the Inc 5000 List,” which includes a list of the 25 B Corps that made the 2015 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies. Impact Makers, a founding certified B Corp, ranked 1549th on the 2015 list and has made the Inc. list […]

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Impact Makers’ Senior Consultant Deidre Tompkins Elected President of the ISACA VA Chapter

Deidre Tompkins, a Senior Consultant at Impact Makers, was elected President of the ISACA Virginia Chapter. ISACA is a nonprofit, independent association that advocates for professionals involved in information security, assurance, risk management and governance. The goal of the ISACA Virginia Chapter is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to […]

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Impact Makers Makes the Inc. 5000 for the 4th Year

Ranks No. 1549 on the 2015 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 264% August 12, 2015 – Inc. magazine ranked Impact Makers No. 1549 on its Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.

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Impact Makers Gifts Company to the Community

Impact Makers Gifts Equity to Nonprofits In Order to Expand Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy  Impact Makers Hits $1 Million Impact Milestone April 21, 2015 – Impact Makers has gifted the company’s equity ownership to two nonprofit organizations, The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia and Virginia Community Capital. The company took this action, a first amongst […]

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Philanthropy Hour Features Impact Makers

On May 19, 2015, Philanthropy Hour featured Impact Makers CEO Michael Pirron and VP Rodney Willett in “An Unprecedented Business Model for ‘Stakeholder Capitalism.’” Philanthropy Hour is a podcast by Greg Cherry, who interviews philanthropic leaders and social change makers.

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Impact Makers Supports B the Change Day of Service

On June 12, 2015 Impact Makers’ Gerrell Keen and Jessie Clatterbuck volunteered at the B the Change Day of Service. B Corporation employees nationwide went out into their communities to volunteer. The Virginia B Corps helped revitalize local business The Chicken Box in Highland Park.

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Impact Makers at the Cochrane Summer Economics Institute

On June 23, 2015, Impact Makers’ Vice President Rodney Willett visited with students from the Cochrane Summer Economics Institute to discuss Impact Makers’ innovative business model, B Corporations and the idea of social entrepreneurship. The Cochrane Summer Economics Institute is a work/study program for rising high school seniors in Central Virginia that gives instruction and exposure to […]

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