Conscious Company Magazine Interviews Impact Makers’ Michael Pirron

In the January/February 2016 issue of Conscious Company magazine, Lori Hanau interviews Impact Makers’ Founder and CEO Michael Pirron on “7 Guideposts for Leading Conscious Growth.” The article states a central tenant of conscious companies like Impact Makers; “We don’t grow only for profit; we grow for purpose. We scale not only for a greater […]

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Watch Impact Makers’ Video

We are pleased to share an Impact Makers video.  This inaugural video provides a brief overview of our social venture and business components. Share the video link with your colleagues, friends, and family so that even more people can learn about us.

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Impact Makers Named Small Business Philanthropist of the Year

Impact Makers is honored to be selected as the inaugural Small Business Philanthropist of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Central Virginia Chapter. The nomination came from Impact Makers’ community charity partners: Family Lifeline, Peter Paul Development Center, FLiPM (Future Leaders in Project Management) and Rx Partnership. “We are so thankful for […]

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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 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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