Impact Makers Makes 2012 Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies

Impact Makers Ranks No. 360 on the 2012 Inc. 500 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 1,030 Percent Inc. magazine ranked Impact Makers No. 360 on its 31st annual Inc. 500|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 […]

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27 B Corps Rank in the 2012 Inc. 500|5000

The B Corp blog B Corps B Growing lists the 27 B Corps that made the 2012 Inc. 5000. Congratulations! Impact Makers is proud to be one of the four B Corps that made the top 500. We are honored to be in the company of recognizable and responsible consumer food companies Plum Organics, Revolution Foods and […]

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Quadruple-digit Growth: Richmond Biz Sense on the local Inc. 500 rankings

On August 17th, Richmond Biz Sense ran “Quadruple-digit Growth” on the four Richmond companies that made the 2012 Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies in America. Impact Makers ranked second on the list of local companies and 360th overall with three year revenue growth of 1,030%. Congratulations to our fellow local companies – Momentum Resources, Best Bully Sticks […]

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Richmond Times Dispatch: Impact Makers pumps profits into local charities

On July 2, 2012, the Richmond Times-Dispatch ran “Impact Makers pumps profits into local charities.” The article describes how Impact Makers recently established $562,500 in equity-like debt investment to finance continued growth, using contributions from board members and external investors including fellow B Corporation: Virginia Community Capital. VCC received their B Corp certification recently, becoming the second […]

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Greater Richmond Grid Covers Impact Makers – Twice!

The June/July 2012 issue of Greater Richmond Grid magazine features a letter about becoming a B Corp and an article by Jim Ukrop about local B Corps and Impact Makers. It is wonderful to see our local B Corp community grow! See the articles and read excerpts below. From page 6, “Here We Go,” a letter from […]

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Howard Powlesson Joins Impact Makers as a Principal Consultant

Impact Makers is pleased to announce that Howard Powlesson has joined Impact Makers as a Principal Consultant.  Mr. Powlesson is a broadly experienced technology executive with over 35 years of experience in assignments spanning multiple industries. He has extensive experience in IT management, with the ability to define, design, develop and deploy IT plans that […]

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Impact Makers at TechEDGE 2012

Impact Makers CEO and co-founder Michael Pirron spoke at the TechEDGE 2012 event. TechEDGE is an annual technology conference and regional awards hosted by Virginia’s Region 2000 Technology Council. It took place May 15, 2012 in downtown Lynchburg, Virginia. Pirron spoke about B Corporations and Impact Makers’ business model. For more information about the event, […]

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Impact Makers’ Business Model in Work It, Richmond

Work it, Richmond published an interview with local leadership coach Ann Deaton on May 28, 2012. It the interview, Ann discusses her admiration for Impact Makers and our innovative business model. Read the article: http://workitrichmond.com/people/ann-deaton/. Work it, Richmond is a new website for small business news in Central Virginia.  

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Impact Makers Receives Family Lifeline’s 2012 Champion for Children Award

Family Lifeline presented its  2012 Champion for Children Award to Impact Makers on May 15, 2012 during the Family Lifeline Family Day luncheon at the Hotel John Marshall in Richmond. The Champion for Children Award is given for outstanding community service, public service and/or significant employment service to benefit the needs of the community. It […]

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