Style Weekly features Impact Makers among RVA businesses giving back

Style Weekly published a piece on Richmond companies that believe giving back moves them forward. The piece features Michael Pirron – Founder & CEO Emeritus – and Anika Horn – Impact Makers’ B Keeper for Central VA. Click below to read the full article! “A simple logo, consisting of the letter B inside a circle, […]

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Our “Wintern” Kaylee Ann Shares What She Learned

I had the pleasure of serving as a “Wintern” for Impact Makers over my Winter Break. My name is Kaylee Ann Shwartz and I am a freshman at James Madison University. I was ecstatic when I was offered the ability to work with the Marketing department. Impact Makers is a founding B Corp, which means […]

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Impact Makers Speaks at Virginia Social Entrepreneurship Networking Event

Several Impact Makers staff and Board members participated in Governor McDonnell’s Social Entrepreneurship Networking Event on September 12, 2013 at the University of Richmond. Board member Bob Mooney participated in a panel discussion on “What’s Next in Social Entrepreneurship?” and described how his organization, New Richmond Ventures, is helping other companies to make a difference in […]

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Impact Makers Honored as ‘Best for Workers’

Recognized with 78 Other Businesses Across 39 Industries and 6 Countries Honored as Part of B Corporation’s ‘Best for the World Lists’  September 3, 2013 Today, Impact Makers was named “Best for Workers.” 79 companies across 39 industries and 6 countries were recognized for creating the most positive impact for their workers by the nonprofit B […]

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Virginia Business Features Impact Makers and Other Social Entrepreneurs

May 29, 2013 The latest issue of Virginia Business magazine features an article by Nicole Anderson Ellis on “Doing well by doing good.” It discusses Virginia’s social entrepreneurships including interviews with the founders of Better World Telecom LLC, Rockin’ Baby, and Impact Makers. “Today, a new generation of social entrepreneurs is spreading a “doing well by […]

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Photos from B Lab Co-Founder Bart Houlahan’s Visit to Richmond

Impact Makers was one of several local B Corps that welcomed B Lab co-founder Bart Houlahan on May 8, 2013. Below are photos of his visit, specifically from a lunchtime presentation he made to a group of area business and nonprofit leaders discussing B Corporations. Virginia Community Capital, Impact Makers, TMI, the Greater Richmond Chamber’s […]

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Times Dispatch: “Inside the World of B Corps”

The Richmond Times-Dispatch ran an article “Inside the World of B Corps,” covering B-Lab co-founder Bart Houlahan’s visit to Richmond on May 8, 2013. He spoke to about 25 business people, nonprofit managers and others at a luncheon meeting at Floricane, a Richmond-based strategic consulting company. He also spoke at three other events in the area. […]

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B Lab Co-Founder Bart Houlahan Kicks off Social Enterprise Networking in RVA

B Lab co-founder, Bart Houlahan, kicks off Social Enterprise networking in RVA.   Several Richmond-based organizations have teamed up to host a Social Enterprise networking event featuring B Lab co-founder, Bart Houlahan, on May 8th from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at LaDifference, 125 S 14th St. Richmond, VA 23219. The sponsoring organizations are Virginia Community Capital […]

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Impact Makers Honored as “Best for the World”

Impact Makers Honored as “Best for the World” for Creating Most Overall Positive Social and Environmental Impact Recognized with 66 Other Companies Across 20 Countries and 25 Industries As Leader in Redefining Success in Business April 17, 2013 Today, Impact Makers was named “Best for the World” for creating the most overall social and environmental […]

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