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Thursday, March 5 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Lean Impact: Lean Startup for Mission-Driven Companies

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Most social good organizations are already “lean” by the traditional definition, but being Lean while doing social good takes on a different role. During this session, we will provide a behind the scenes look into building a Mission Driven Start-up, the lean way

This session is ideally suited for individuals interested in social entrepreneurship, including starting, joining or scaling a social enterprise. If you're curious about social entrepreneurship, you'll hear from a team of Dallas-based entrepreneurs what it takes to conceptualize and grow an idea.

Lean conscious start-ups aim to reduce waste: wasted time, wasted energy, and wasted money in order to maximize social impact.

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Rachel Coburn

Senior, University of North Texas
Rachel Coburn is a senior at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science degree in both Digital Retail and Merchandising, prospecting to graduate in May 2015. Rachel holds the position of the Fashion Merchandising and Social... Read More →
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Amrit Kirpalani

Founder & CEO, NectarOM
Amrit is a father, husband, entrepreneur, and community citizen. He serves on international committees and believes business has the ability to create tremendous social impact. Based on his business and community experiences, Amrit conceptualized 9HappyPeople, a social enterprise... Read More →
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Candice Quarles

Co-Founder and CEO, 9HappyPeople
Candice Quarles is the Co-Founder and CEO of 9HappyPeople headquartered in Dallas TX. 9HappyPeople is a lifestyle fashion brand that shares positive messages is made of the finest materials. Each purchase helps to create jobs in local, under-served communities like East and South... Read More →

Thursday March 5, 2015 10:00am - 11:00am CST
Chase Basecamp 1700 Pacific

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