BSuite is a forum for stories, ideas and observations shared by experienced creative leaders across a variety of industries. We want to unpack what it’s really like to take the helm with all its inherent joys and challenges. Some of the many topics we'll explore are developing agency partnerships, keeping employees happy and managing with integrity, pitching new business, and fostering a socially-responsible and sustainably-focused organization.
Empathy and Environmentalism at The Ecology School with Drew Dumsch
In our tenth and final episode of Season Two of the BSuite, we headed up to Saco, Maine to visit The Ecology School at River Bend Farm. We toured the majestic 105-acre property and learned about their commitment to experiential learning, sustainable farming, and how they’ve worked to meet the standards of The Living Building Challenge. After the tour, we sat down with Drew Dumsch, President and CEO of The Ecology School to hear from him about the non-profit’s origins and its plans for the future.
Defining Your Agency’s Brand featuring Phillip Haid, CEO of Public Inc.
We’re back with Part 2, where Anne Richardson and Phillip Haid, founder, and CEO of Public Inc. continue to dive deeper into the challenges of running a purpose-driven marketing agency in today’s world. Phil and Anne discuss topics including agency identity, brand exposure, and certain digital media platforms that may or may not uphold socially responsible values.
Creating Profit with Purpose featuring Phillip Haid, CEO of Public Inc.
In Part 1 of this 2-part episode of the BSuite Podcast, Anne Richardson interviews Phillip Haid, founder, and CEO of Public Inc. Phil shares his leadership perspectives as the owner of a certified B Corp and full-service social impact agency.
Phil and Anne don’t leave anything on the table in this episode - there’s not a topic related to the juxtaposition of marketing and social justice or working with change-making brands that they don’t cover.
Building a Sustainable and Equitable Future with Erin Allgood, founder of Allgood Strategies
In this episode of the BSuite Podcast, Anne Richardson interviews Erin Allgood, founder of Allgood Strategies, a strategy consulting firm with a focus on sustainability and social impact planning. Erin shares her expertise on sustainability, leadership, and social change, drawing from her studies in systems thinking and intersectional feminism.
Building Innovative Systems for Purpose-Driven Businesses with Katie Burkhart, Founder of The Matter Companies
In this episode of the BSuite Podcast, Anne Richardson interviews Katie Burkhart, the brilliant and talented founder of The Matter Companies. Katie shares her expertise on what it means to be a purpose-driven business and the solutions she and her team have developed to help businesses that have decided to embark upon this path.
Empowering Global Change with Atlanta Mcllwraith, Director of Global Engagement and Activation at Timberland
In this episode of the BSuite Podcast, Anne Richardson interviews Atlanta McIlwraith, Director of Global Engagement and Activation at Timberland.