Impact Makers Takes NYC

By Anika Horn, B Keeper at Impact Makers On June 2nd starting at 8 a.m. B Corps from all over the East Coast filed into the New School on the corner of 6th Ave and West 13th Street in New York City to participate in BLD (pronounced BUILD): A B Lab organized one-day event that […]

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Impact Makers Hosts Startup Journeys

On the evening of Wednesday May 18, 2016, Impact Makers hosted Startup Journeys – an event series organized by Lighthouse Labs to feature local startups and their entrepreneurial journeys. Around 90 people mixed and mingled at Impact Makers when Todd Nuckols – Founding Director of Lighthouse Labs – kicked off the event. Impact Makers’ CFO […]

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Rebuilding Together’s 2016 National Build Day

What do you get when you take 20 Impact Makers, give them power tools and a couple in need? You get the opportunity to Have Fun and Make a Difference! On April 30, 2016, 20 Impact Makers gathered to assist with Rebuilding Together’s Annual National Build Day. Rebuilding Together is a national organization that strengthens communities […]

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Impact Makers at the Monument Ave 10k

A group of Virginia B Corps employees participated in the Monument Avenue 10k on Saturday April 9, 2016 as a B Service community activity. Participating B Corps included Impact Makers, Acorn Sign Graphics, Natural Organic Process Enterprises (NOPE), Rivanna Natural Designs, River City Comprehensive Counseling Services and Virginia Community Capital.

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Virginia Tech Social Entrepreneurship Presentation

Impact Makers’ Rodney Willett discussed the company and its social impact with a social entrepreneurship class at Virginia Tech on March 30, 2016. The class is offered through the university’s new Social Entrepreneurship Department of Management and led by adjunct professor Lisa Fournier, who also owns a benefit corporation. The class is composed of Virginia […]

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Impact Makers’ Michael Pirron on Social Entrepreneur Podcast

Tony Loyd with the Social Entrepreneur podcast interviewed Impact Makers’ CEO and Founder Michael Pirron. Social Entrepreneur is a podcast on change makers. The April 11, 2016 episode #69 titled ‘How to Scale a Social Enterprise’ featured Michael and Impact Makers. Listen to the interview.

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Impact Makers: “A Total GameChanger”

In “Collaboration is the New Competition,” a post on the Global Round Table Leadership blog, Jodi Clark writes about Impact Makers’ business model as a total game-changer. She writes about a recent social enterprise event focused on the theme “collaboration is the new competition” with discussions on the evolution of corporate structures to the current trend emerging of various […]

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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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