Here at Impact Makers, we like to shine a light on the incredible people we are lucky enough to call coworkers and friends. Today, we explore the life and career of an incredible woman who has recently been serving as a leader on a massive engagement with dozens of individuals reporting up to her and depending on her guidance.
Here at Impact Makers, we like to shine a light on the incredible people we are lucky enough to call coworkers and friends. Today, we explore the life and career of our most recent “Employee of the Quarter” (2019 Q3), Karen Akens, who earned this distinction for her impressive involvement in our business development efforts across numerous active projects and pursuit teams.
Impact Makers, a founding Certified B Corporation, has been named a Best For The World honoree in recognition of the company’s positive impact on corporate governance. For the 7th consecutive year, Impact Makers ranks in the top 10% of all B Corps, earning a spot on the Best For The World: Governance list. Whether it’s cloud analytics, DevOps, or an information security program, Impact Makers has set the bar for responsible and successful businesses around the world.
“Taking Care in Business” is a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) podcast featuring guests from around the United States. Each week, guests ranging from business leaders to CSR professionals join hosts Kathy Pedrotti Hays and Vicki Bohlsen to discuss why it is always worthwhile to take care in business.
We at Impact Makers are reflecting on the memories of our long-time colleague and friend Katy Dynes. We are grateful to have spent time with Katy, who was a driving force behind our mission and culture since 2011. The impact that Katy made in her lifetime was remarkable. She cared deeply with her whole heart and had a special gift for making everyone feel welcomed. She was an advocate in our relationships with nonprofit community partners and truly made a difference in this world to all who were honored to know her. Katy was loved and her legacy lives on in our memories as we celebrate her life.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch covered Impact Makers’ new DC Metro office, recent restructuring, and new community partner on April 18, 2019, in “Richmond-based Impact Makers opens Tysons Corner office, restructures governance” by John Reid Blackwell.
The article focuses on Impact Makers’ commitment to our DC Metro employees, clients, and community through our all profits to charity model.
Impact Makers, a Richmond, Va.-based management and technology consulting firm that has appeared on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies each of the past seven years, has opened a Northern Virginia office in Tysons Corner.
Founded in 2006 and with annual revenues exceeding $20 million, Impact Makers delivers meaningful value to commercial, state and local public-sector clients through its transformation solutions by aligning business and IT operations to be fast, flexible and informed, while managing enterprise risk.
Impact Makers is proud to be a sponsor of Homestretch and invites you to join us at their 2019 Annual Benefit Breakfast on May 2. The event is focused on “Rewriting Futures for Homeless Families.”
Connections support innovation. Join us April 23 at the Impact Makers office for the next Capital Kanban to learn how generous listening can create continuous improvement. Andrea Ross and Carla Ford are giving a sneak peek into their upcoming Lean Kanban Global Summit 2019 talk.
Impact Makers recently hosted Capital Kanban’s “The Art of Agile: The Art of War Interpreted with an Agile Lens” with a fantastic turnout. Speaker Megan Windle, a Certified Agile Coach and Certified Scrum Master (CSM), compared the ideas in Sun Tzu’s The Art of War with the principles of Agile, discussing Agile concepts and quotes from the book.