Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneur’

SVN Launches “Best Advice I Never Got” Video Series

Posted by Social Venture Network, @SVNetwork We hear a lot of advice from business leaders focused on profit. But what about the growing community of mission-driven business leaders who are leveraging their company to do good? What does it take to align profit and p...
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Entrepreneurs Lead the Way at 2nd Annual TEDxPresidio

Written by Evan Coller, Social Venture Network The 2nd annual TEDxPresidio, co-hosted by Deb Nelson of Social Venture Network, and William Shutkin and Jennifer Taylor of Presidio Graduate School, attracted over 700 attendees eager to hear from an array of inspiri...
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Ignore Election Year Politics, The Solar Industry is Booming and Sungevity is Leading the Way

Written by Evan Coller, Social Venture Network How the fastest growing solar company in the U.S. is using solar entrepreneurship and social good to drive the rooftop revolution. This past year, eighty percent of presidential campaign ads against Obama have targeted ener...
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SVN Europe A Splash Hit for Networking Entrepreneurs

Written by Evan Coller, Social Venture Network In the Social Venture Network integrity isn’t an ideal, but the standard. Pioneers who have led the way in values-based business and the emerging entrepreneurs who are driving the movement forward engage, connect, and in...
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Creating a Sustainable Enterprise and a Sustainable Future

Written by Teju Ravilochan Co-Founder and VP of Partnerships and Communication Not that many plenary sessions include speakers who include their own DJ to illustrate their points through sound. But this one did, leading to spontaneous dance sessions of the 200 or so e...
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Sowing Seeds of Success at Social Venture Network

Written by: Lara Pearson, Rimon PC Chief Sustainability Officer & Partner Sitting on the back deck of the home of pioneering serial socialpreneur (aka social entrepreneur) Julie Lewis, I noticed a sole tree in full bloom in the middle of the woods. Though only ...
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