Archives for October 2015

IIP 008 – Bessi Graham: The Impact of Business Models and Creating Investable Social Enterprises

This episode is with Bessi Graham, CEO and Co-founder of The Difference Incubator (TDi) out of Melbourne, Australia. TDi is developing investment-ready enterprises that create positive social impact and are financially sustainable. This initiative will alter the social economy of Australia and open a new market for impact investors. By focusing on coaching, clinics, consultation […]

IIP 007 – Jesse Richardson: The Impact of Social Enterprise in Guatemala

Jesse Richardson is a social entrepreneur and the president and co-founder of MPACT Project – a startup focused on providing items essential to life to individuals and communities in Guatemala. By developing and building an online marketplace where people can put their money to work not once, but two and three times to improve the […]

IIP 006 – Tom Dawkins: The Impact of Crowdfunding and Taking the First Step in the Direction You Want to Go

In this episode I talk with Tom Dawkins, who is a serial social entrepreneur and the Australian co-founder of StartSomeGood. He previously founded award-winning Australia non-profit Vibewire and was the first Social Media Director at Ashoka. He has worked with numerous non-profits, associations and government entities to help them tell their stories and build community. He’s […]