Building the B Revolution
Come celebrate B Revolution Capital, the world's first investment network formed exclusively for B Corporations, businesses which harness the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Revolution Capital provides early-stage debt and equity capital $50,000-$1M to early-stage ventures in their seed or Series A round. To apply, ventures must explicitly and clearly pursue creation of positive social and environmental impacts as a component of a robust and scalable business model.
Drinks and Appetizers Included!
Your ticket includes free beer, a complimentary drink from OneHope Wine, and light appetizers.
JOIN the B Corporation movement as it networks and grooves through the evening...
HEAR inspiring and educational talks from:
Peter Fusaro - The best-selling author and Columbia University SIPA professor discusses the emergence of the environmental economy and impact investing. How and why is impact investing growing, and how does the environmental economy function? Where does impact investment capital come from and how can it help you and sustainable businesses you know?
James Richardson - Crowdfunder, the crowdfunding platform with a social enterprise hub, explains: What is crowdfunding? How can it help your social enterprise? What does it mean for the B Corporation movement? How can you start raising capital from your community TODAY?
Dirk Sampselle, B Revolution - what is a B Corporation? How can the certification and legal entity help your impact-focused business? Who else is already a B Corporation?
MEET hundreds of top social enterprise CEOs and angel investors, social enterprise supporters, policymakers, and activists from around the country!
Thursday, January 17, 2013, 6–9 PM
B Revolution 6:20-6:30
Peter Fusaro 6:30-6:40
James Richardson 6:40-6:50
Private Investor Dinner 7:30-8:30
Open Networking 7:15-9pm
Cross-Campus, 820 Broadway Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
B Corporations and B Corp investors, Impact Investors and Social Enterprise enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, angel investors, philanthropists, wealth management professionals, and anyone involved in achieving positive impacts through for-benefit businesses!
If you would like to apply to pitch to the investors, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your application materials and visit www.brevolutioncapital.com for screening criteria information.
Featured B Corporations and Social Enterprises:
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When & Where
B Revolution Capital sources and screens the top early-stage B Corporation ventures and builds the B Revolution by working with investors to support and mentor startup B Corps through angel investments. B Revolution Capital is a Los Angeles, CA-based national accredited investor network providing early-stage capital to B Corporations. B Revolution Capital investors are accredited angel investors seeking opportunities to invest in early-stage or startup companies that create positive social and environmental impacts. B Revolution Capital target ventures are benefit corporations and/or businesses that have achieved or are actively seeking B Corporation certification. (What's the difference?)
For more info, visit www.brevolutioncapital.com