Business can no longer focus purely on profit, if we are to survive as a species that is. Join Morgan Bailey as he engages with business and thought leaders on how to be profitable AND make a positive impact on society and the environment.
Using business to create community and social dialogue
In this episode I connect with Manny Yekutiel, founder of Manny's SF, a social gathering space that has become a hub for social discourse in San Francisco. An entrepreneur and small business commissioner, Manny has a wealth of experience in political activism, having worked on multiple presidential campaigns, served as white house intern, Most recently, Manny facilitated a major get out the vote campaign in partnership with politicians across the nation.
Scaling organic farming and building a cooperative in Kenya
Our guest today is Yvonne Otieno, who on 2015 started a small farm in Kenya. She had no idea that in just five years she would be working with over 2400 other farmers and exporting to six European countries. A true entrepreneur, Yvonne shares her experience in what it takes to build an international business from the ground up while making an impact in thousands of lives. Learn more about her business Miyonga Greens and check out her crowd funding campaign here.