Past Events

Tools & Tips on B Corps Community Event

Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

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You are invited to an evening of insightful discussion on the tools and tips for forging B Corps. B Corps are a new type of corporation that uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. This SBC community event takes place on Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at the Lexus Santa Monica Showroom located at 1501 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404. The event features:
  • Networking reception with highly-experienced B Corp executives.
  • Informative panel discussion with experts on the process and benefit of becoming a B Corp.
  • Call for entries announced for the SBC B Corp Award and other awards.
  • B Corp products and services showcase.
  • And raffle drawing for exciting prizes!

Tools & Tips on B Corps Community Event Panelists:

Jason McCaffreyJason McCaffrey
Director of Surf

B Certified Corporation
Jeff MendelsohnJeff Mendelsohn
Founder & Chair
New Leaf Paper

Certified B Corporation
Dirk Sampselle
B Certified Corporation
Dermot HikischDermot Hikisch
Head of Community Development
B Lab
(Non-profit behind B Certification)
Cecily Jackson-ZapataPanel Moderator:
Cecily Jackson-Zapata
Sustainable Law Group, P.C.




Jason McCaffrey, Director of Surf, Patagonia;

Jeff Mendelsohn, Founder & Chair, New Leaf Paper

Robin Brown, Co-founder & President, Erbaviva

Dermot Hikisch, Head of Community Development, B Lab


Wednesday, October 10, 2012
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.


Lexus Santa Monica Showroom
1501 Santa Monica Blvd.,
Santa Monica, CA 90404


Complimentary Valet Parking: Provied by Lexus Santa Monica



SBC Board Members

Steve Glenn-(Chair,) Laura Berland-Shane, Rob Kramer,
Lee Wallach, Becki Kammerling, Carrie Norton