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Social Innovation Entrepreneur Event
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 - 5:30pm

Are you interested in becoming a global change maker using new tools and approaches to tackle the world’s most challenging social and environmental problems?

Join the PSU Alumni Association, Impact Entrepreneurs and the PSU School of Business Administration to learn emerging careers in social innovation, and the skills needed to enable you to launch, lead, or manage a high-impact social change initiative.

 

Join us at Bridgeport Brewery, where the phenomenal staff behind Impact Entrepreneurs shares a window into the world of social innovation and how business can be used to solve some of the world's toughest problems. You will also have a chance to meet PSU alumni who have launched social ventures in Portland.

Date: Tuesday, January 14th

Location: Bridgeport Brewery, Heritage Room (2nd Floor)

Time: Doors open at 5:30 pm, Program: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Cost: $5 in advance $10 at the door (get tickets at http://psuaa.ticketleap.com)
*Event cost includes light refreshments. Space is limited 

Speakers:

Cindy Cooper
Co-founder and Director of Impact Entrepreneurs,
School of Business Administration, Portland State University

Jacen Greene
Program Manager, Social Enterprise Initiatives, Impact Entrepreneurs,
School of Business Administration, Portland State University

Amelia Pape, MBA '11
Founder, My Street Grocery

Justin Stanley, MBA '13
Founder/President of The Uprise Books Project

 

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Impact Entrepreneurs works to catalyze economic, social and ecological prosperity through entrepreneurial action.  Their work at PSU spans from leadership development to international field studies programs, to a social entrepreneurship incubator, and an online professional certificate, all focused on unleashing the power of business for social change.