Social Enterprise SC-Lowcountry is developing a virtual speaker series to connect locals interested in social entrepreneurship with leaders in the field from around the world.
Initially, this series will be delivered by phone (and possibly Google hangout) in an effort to make it very convenient for people in Charleston and other parts of the state to participate.
Please join us as we explore the following topic…
WHAT IS SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?
A conversation with Jim Schorr to help define Social Enterprise and learn more about the Social Enterprise Alliance
Tuesday, August 18th
4:00 to 5:00 pm
Conference Call :
Dial-in Number: (605) 477-3000
Subscriber PIN Code: 501799
Jim Schorr is President and CEO of Social Enterprise Alliance. Previously, Schorr was Executive Director of Juma Ventures, one of the U.S.’s most successful and admired social enterprises, and taught coursework on social enterprise as an Adjunct Professor at Vanderbilt University and as a Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. As an MBA student at Northwestern University in 1993, Schorr helped launch Net Impact, and subsequently served as a board member and chair during Net Impact’s growth and global expansion in the 2000s. He currently serves on the steering committee of the Social Enterprise World Forum, and as Chair Emeritus at Net Impact and Social Enterprise Alliance, where he was a board member for 7 years before his appointment as CEO.
Please share this information with any people you know who have an interest in Social Enterprise. Stay tuned for more communications about this event and certainly let me know if you have any questions. Thank you!
To your success,