Topics Under Tag: "Neighborhood Economics"

Brian Solis, www.briansolis.com and bub.blicio.us

2015: The Year in Impact Investing & Social Enterprise

Anne Field | December 31, 2015

The idea that business can be a force for good has been gaining steam for years, but 2015 may have been the year that it went mainstream. Here’s a look back at some of the year’s most notable developments in the world of social enterprise and impact investing.  Mark Zuckerberg embraces impact investing. When the Facebook […]

An Impact Investor’s Journey From Appalachia to Silicon Valley and Back

Amy Cortese | September 30, 2015

These days, you can often find Kevin Doyle Jones out walking with his dog, Izzy, on the sprawling 16-acre farm in western North Carolina that he now calls home. It’s a long way from the money and tech epicenter of San Francisco, where Jones runs a social impact fund, oversees the Impact Hubs he helped […]