WTB? What is a B-Corp and Why Should You Care?

People using Business as a Force for Good



 

WHEN:  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 6:30pm - 9:30pm

COST:   $20 for CCLA members and Cross Campus members, $25 for non-members
             Pre-Sale ends on 11/16 12pm PST **$35 at the door**
             (Light appetizers and beverages served)

WHERE: Cross Campus, Santa Monica

You’ve heard of B CorpsB Lab and Benefit Corporations but… 

What exactly are they? And should you B one?

B Corps are mission-driven businesses built for social impact. Hailed by the Brookings Institute for harnessing “the promise of capitalism to achieve a shared and durable prosperity,” B Corps in Los Angeles and across the world are redefining what it means to use business as a force for good.

Join CCLA for an inspiring and informative dive into the nuts and bolts of the B Corp movement, featuring leaders of some of LA’s most exciting B Corps, including:


B-CORP SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS

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Topics we will explore include:

What is a B Corp and what does it take to become one
How does B Corp status affect business culture and financial performance
Marketing, branding and consumer awareness around B Corps
Raising capital as a B Corp
B Corps and recruiting, hiring and retaining talent
Is being a B Corp right for your business

Enjoy local, sustainable food and drink, engaging colleagues, and our panel of experts discussing how being a B-Corp has impacted their businesses and what B Corps mean for the future of business.

RSVP soon as seats are limited! **Pre-sale ends on Wednesday, November 16, 12pm PST**
 



A big THANK YOU to our Event Sponsors!


   

Food and drinks will be generously donated by DIRTT, &
venue space and event services provided by our partners at Cross Campus.  


DIRTT www.dirtt.net
DIRTT Environmental Solutions (Doing It Right This Time) creates award-winning, environmentally sustainable and highly functional custom prefab interiors for industries including corporate, government, education and healthcare. Our innovative approach results in faster, cleaner construction with the highest levels of customization and flexibility; while significantly lowering a building's carbon footprint.


CROSS CAMPUS www.crosscamp.us
Cross Campus is a leading collaborative, on-­demand work space and business event venue with locations in Santa Monica, Pasadena and Downtown LA. Its vision is to reimagine the office by creating a more inspiring, productive and socially connected environment for startups, entrepreneurs and creative professionals.

SPECIAL CO-WORKING OFFER FOR CCLA: 
Use Promo code: CONSCIOUS250
To sign up for special offer: Click Here
Become a member at any of the three Cross Campus locations and get your first 2 months of full-time coworking for $250 (a $700 value)! Included: Wifi, members only lunches and happy hours, networking opportunities, and 20% off conference room bookings.



  
CCLA B-CORP SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS


Thank you Event Sponsors

 Beauty Counter



  
CCLA MEDIA PARTNERS

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WHEN
November 17, 2016 at 6:30pm - 9:30pm
WHERE
Cross Campus Santa Monica
929 Colorado Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401
United States
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