Centre for City Ecology presents "Investing in Change: A whole-system approach" with Joel Solomon

December 3, 2012
Urbanspace Gallery, Ground Floor, 401 Richmond Street West, Toronto, ON
Joel Solomon has been described as a “business guru,” an “unlikely revolutionary” and a “connector” of people and ideas. As the President and CEO of Renewal Partners, Joel takes a multi-pronged, whole-system approach to social change. Renewal and Renewal2 have provided grants to 121 groups and invested in 70 enterprises in British Columbia to support the long-term sustainability of the local economy. Join us on December 3 to learn more about what has been achieved in British Columbia and to discuss a path towards greater sustainability in Toronto.

Greenbiz.com article highlights How the Social Venture Network changed business in America

Please read on for GreenBiz's article about how Social Venture Network changed America. Carol Newell and Joel Solomon were recently inducted into Social Venture Network's Hall of Fame.

Renewal Partners founders to Join Social Venture Network Hall of Fame

On November 13, 2012, Renewal Partners founders Carol Newell and Joel Solomon were inducted into Social Venture Network's Hall of Fame. Please read on to hear what the Vancouver Sun had to say.

Joel Solomon of Renewal2 quoted in Huffington Post article

Joel Solomon, Chairman of Renewal2, was quoted in last week's Huffington Post Canada article: “Canadian ‘B Corps’ Put Their Money Where Their Branding Is On Social Causes”.

Insights: Joel Solomon, RSF's Entrepreneur in Residence

Renewal's Joel Solomon shares his personal story of changing the way the world works with money in the recent RSF Social Finance newsletter.

Joel Solomon, RSF Social Finance Entrepreneur-in Residence
Interview with Marta Abel, Communications Program Assistant 

Joel Solomon, RSF’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence, was born in Tennessee and as a young adult inherited “a significant but modest sum of money” from family wealth in the shopping mall industry. As a young man, he studied biodynamic gardening at the Farallones Institute in Northern California. These biodynamic principles affected him deeply and influenced his work with money.

The Social Network

Vancouver Magazine
By Gary Stephen Ross
Sep 1, 2011
Photo by: Paul Joseph

Venture capitalist Joel Solomon dedicated his fortune and career to helping others. As he lay dying, he asked the world for something back

The Vancouver Power 50 of 2010

The theme of the 10th Annual Vancouver Magazine's Power 50 of 2010 is change. It is no wonder that the list includes past SVI participants including Mayor Gregor Robertson and Vancity's CEO Tamara Vrooman. Also included again in this year's Power 50 is Joel Solomon and Carol Newell.

Better Business: Can a 500-Year Vision Help Save the World? - Part 2

Better Business: Can a 500-Year Vision Help Save the World? (Part 2)
Huffington Post

By Julia Moulden
An interview with Joel Solomon, President and CEO of Renewal Partners.

How to Explain Copenhagen to a Comedian

Grist Magazine does Copenhagen.

Renewal2 Conference Call Playback Available

Playback of Renewal2's conferenence call which took place on Tuesday, November 24th is now available online.

To listen to a playback of the conference call, please click here.
To view the Conference Call Presentation, please
click here.

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