Impact Makers on Richmond’s Top Workplaces for Third Year

For the third year in a row, Impact Makers is a finalist in the Top Workplaces program conducted by the Richmond Times-Dispatch and Workplace Dynamics. They look at many factors including how engaged employees are, how employers encourage community involvement, and how businesses promote diversity. The winners will be announced in May. Read the Richmond […]

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Forbes on Impact Makers and Virginia’s Purpose Economy

Forbes published “How Revolutions in Finance and Education are Transforming Virginia’s Purpose Economy” on March 1, 2016. The article discusses how Virginia’s economy is committed to match needs with opportunities, and mentions for-profit and non-profit collaborations including Impact Makers’model. 

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Impact Makers Shares Story with UVA Social Entrepreneurship Class

Impact Makers’ Vice President of Business Strategy Rodney Willett and Marketing Director Graham Sellors met with a social entrepreneurship class at the University of Virginia recently in Charlottesville.  They presented an overview of the Impact Makers’ story to the class and then responded to a range of questions including the details of the company’s recent […]

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World Information Architecture Day at Impact Makers

Impact Makers hosted World Information Architecture Day (WIAD) 2016 on February 20 at our office in Richmond, Virginia. This annual celebration is hosted by the Information Architecture Institute. Richmond User Experience (RUX) organized the local event with about 70 people in attendance. 

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Impact Makers at the NC HIMSS Cybersecurity Forum

Impact Makers participated in the North Carolina HIMSS Cybersecurity Forum and Winter Dinner on January 28, 2016 in Winston Salem, NC. The event addressed the many approaches to provide a secure infrastructure as providers and the healthcare industry are challenged to manage ever-growing patient information.

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Impact Makers made the 2016 Seven Small Jewels: Seven to Watch List

Consulting magazine named Impact Makers to their 2016 Seven Small Jewels: Seven to Watch list. “Seven Small Jewels” recognizes the fastest growing small businesses in consulting. The “Seven to Watch” list are firms that stood out in the eyes of the editorial selection committee, but didn’t quite make the final list. Consulting magazine is the flagship publication […]

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Italian Parliament approves Benefit Corporation legal status

The Italian Parliament approved the Benefit Corporation law, making Italy the first country outside the USA to allow companies to register as Benefit Corporations. Benefit Corporations, such as Impact Makers, are a legal form that allows business leaders to consider their companies’ impact on stakeholders like society and the environment on the same level as they consider their […]

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Have you seen this year’s Chocoholic ads on NBC WWBT12?

Have you seen this year’s Chocoholic ads on NBC WWBT12? If so, you have seen the innovative pieces produced by two members of our digital service team, as part of their pro-bono work to help Family Lifeline. Every !mer is encouraged to do volunteer at least twenty-hours per year with one of our charity partners, […]

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Chocoholic is Feb 3, Get your tickets!

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, from […]

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ImpactNews: Social Enterprise Edition

    Social Enterprise Edition             You Do Not Need to be a Billionaire to Give It All Away, or to Make a Difference By Michael Pirron, Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO The 2015 Giving Tuesday, which followed Cyber Monday, which followed Black Friday, was especially noteworthy because of the […]

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