October 23, Harvard Club, Boston’s Back Bay

Oct. 23 summit, full room, websize 

Business innovators, investors, and policy-makers convened at the Alliance’s 7th Annual Fall CEO Summit to investigate the concept of Shared Value Creation with thought leaders and real-world practitioners.

Read more about the day’s events:

Shared Value Creation: Solving Community Problems Drives Business Growth

Justin Bakule, Executive Director of the Shared Value Initiative, kicked off the Alliance’s 2013 Fall CEO Summit with a notion that may transform the business world from the ground up…(more)

The Zipcar Story: A Game-Changing Business Model

Scott Griffith, long-time Zipcar CEO and alternative transportation visionary, faced many nay-sayers as he led the startup to a successful IPO and ultimately a buyout…(more)

Reimagining the Purpose of Business: Creating Social Value

Deborah Leipziger defines Shared Value Creation as “leveraging business to address social issues.” (more)

Boston Mayoral Candidates, Congressional Candidates Share their Visions

Boston candidates for mayor John Connolly and Marty Walsh each met with Alliance leaders at the Fall CEO Summit to share their vision for twenty-first century Boston. (more)

Just Say ‘No’ to Milton Friedman: Putting Social Values First at Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Dr. Joshua Boger is a businessman — and a very successful one.  But he based his career on a rejection of the notion that profit for stockholders must be the ultimate and only purpose for a business enterprise. (more)

Senator Markey Urges Alliance Leaders to Continue Public Involvement

Massachusetts has been the land of innovation and business growth since early days, Senator Ed Markey told Alliance leaders, from the whaling industry to biotech…(more)


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