COMING THIS WEEK: Friday, Feb 28, 2014- 3pm-4pm ET
Ethical Fashion: When Clothes Are Good Enough to Eat! featuring NYC Vegan Fashion Designers and Thought Leaders: Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart: founder of VauteCouture Joshua Katcher: Founder of The Brave Gentleman & The Discerning Brute (Ethical Fashion & Lifestyle Blog) (see full Winter Schedule below) Good News for all Disruptors, Innovators, & Entrepreneurs! Announcing 2014 Show & Guest Schedule for Good-b’s social innovation web chat show co-produced with ThatMatters.us. Featuring Entrepreneurs, Leaders, and Innovators in the Social Impact Economy! ThatMatters Live streams across 7 social media platforms to reach 97,000 viewers Friday afternoons from 3pm-4pm from the Centre for Social Innovation in NYC. With Hosts Monika Mitchell (founder of GoodB-MakeImpactNYC) & Shane Snipes (creator of the popular web series: EcoRoadTrip, coproducer-MakeImpactNYC) Launched in October 2013, the show was an instant success and has quickly become a major influencer in the world of impact. Guests include the top influencers, social entrepreneurs, disruptors, innovators, business leaders, thought leaders, artists, crowdfunding experts, and startups who are leading the new social impact economy! 2014 (First Quarter) Show & Guest Line Up: Jan 7, 2014 NY State of Mind: How Arts & Music Influence Entrepreneurship Anthony & Paul Ramirez: Founders of Bronx Beer Hall Philip Shearer & Chanez Baali of Scenyc Fri, Jan 10, 2014 Neighborhood Finance: When Banks Serve the Community Brian Blake & Akbar Rizvi of Spring Bank NY – NYC’s local community bank serving Bronx & Harlem Th: Jan 16, 2014 Live Event: MakeImpactNYC @Fordham Grad B School 33 Social Impact Leaders, 18 Community Partners, 5 Innovation Panels, and the 1st Ever: all NYC Battle of the Boros Pitch for Impact Competition Keynote Speakers: Etsy Values & Impact, Katie Hunt-Morr; David Thigpen, Corners2 Cornerstones; Miki Agrawal, founder of THINX; Reshma Saujani, founder of GirlsWhoCode; Paul Polizzotto- CEO/founder of EcoMedia Monika Mitchell, (Chairwoman/Creator) and Shane Snipes (Co-Producer, Chief Tech Advisor) present the first ever “do good in your ‘hood” NYC social impact conference and 5 Borough pitch event. Co-presented by GoodB Planning Team: Fordham’s Center for Humanistic Management (Michael Pirson PhD.), and supported by: Locavesting (Amy Cortese), Return on Change (Sang Lee & Grace Kim), Stephanie Belhomme (BALLE Member, Harlem Commonwealth Council) Fri, Jan 24, 2014 Update on Equity Crowdfunding & Impact Investing with Top Crowdfunding & Jobs Act experts: Doug Ellenoff (Ellenoff, Grossman, Schole), Vince Molinari (GlobalGateImpact) & Sang Lee (Return on Change) Fri, January 31, 2014 When Jails Fail: Entrepreneurs Fill the Gaps David Thigpen: Corners2Cornerstones – The remarkable story of a man incarcerated for armed robbery for 18 years who turns his life around in prison to inspire fellow inmates to reinvent themselves as entrepreneurs. Fri, February 7, 2014 How Collaboration Drives Social Innovation Debera Johnson -founder: Brooklyn Fashion & Design Accelerator; Marissa Feinberg- Founder: Green Spaces co-working community; Mark Monchek- founder: The Opportunity Lab Thurs, Feb 13, 2014- SNOW DATE: Rescheduled for March 21 How to Market Your StartUp with The Moderns featuring 1st MakeImpactNYC Battle of Boros Pitch 4Impact winners: Simply Grid (clean tech), I Am Not a Virgin Jeans (sustainable fashion), Sensational Sauces (locally sourced Made-in-NY food products) Fri, Feb 21, 2014 When Small Businesses Make a Big Difference ETSY Katie Hunt-Morr & how Etsy supports Small Biz/ SWICH.to - founder Gerald Mitchell – Yelp-like platform for sustainable small businesses COMING THIS WEEK: Friday, Feb 28, 2014- 3pm-4pm ET Ethical Fashion: When Clothes Are Good Enough to Eat! featuring NYC Vegan Fashion Designers and Thought Leaders: Leeane Mai-ly Hilgart: founder of VauteCouture Joshua Katcher: Founder of The Brave Gentleman & The Discerning Brute (Lifestyle Blog) Fri, March 7, 2014 Celebrate Int’l Women’s Day: What Entrepreneurial Women Do! Successful Women Entrepreneurs Share Insights with Next Gen Leaders Yanti Amos- International Banker/Lawyer for Asian Banks, now Yoga-preneur and owner of EarthYoga on UES; Diane Ayton-Shenker (social entrepreneur – Clinton Global University), & Emerging Millennial Entrepreneurs Th: Mar 13, 2014 Leading the Way: Top Impact Investing Experts Speak! Jed Emerson (Blended Values) & Antony Bugg-Levine (CEO, Nonprofit Finance Fund – Rockefeller Institute) Fri, March 21, 2014 How to Market Your StartUp with The Moderns featuring 1st MakeImpactNYC Battle of Boros Pitch 4Impact winners: Simply Grid (clean tech), I Am Not a Virgin Jeans (sustainable fashion), Sensational Sauces (locally sourced Made-in-NY food products) (rescheduled due to NYC blizzard from Feb 13, 2014) Fri, March 28, 2014 How Technology Supports Sustainable Fashion Liz Bacelar – Founder: Decoded Fashion Friday, April 4, 2014 – Getting the Message Right for Max Social Impact Paul Polizzotto – CEO EcoMedia/CBS Company Friday, April 11, 2014- How to Create Business as a Force for Good BCorporation – Sophie Faris- Solutions for Business Transparency Friday, April 18, 2014 – No show- Have a great Holiday! Check out our archive shows at www.youtube.com/user/thatmatterslive
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