SAN FRANCISCO, CA - May 8, 2015 - The Social Capital Markets Conference (SOCAP), the leading gathering for impact investors and social entrepreneurs, announces new leadership and SOCAP15 website to grow resources and participation. In time for SOCAP15, October 6 - 9 at Fort Mason Center, the organization is promoting Lindsay Smalling to Director of Programming and adding Jamie McGonnigal as Director of Business Development. As Director of Programming, Mrs. Smalling will scout, curate and manage programming, expanding content resources across SOCAP themes, reflecting world-class thought-leadership. As Director of Business Development, Mr. McGonnigal will be responsible for securing sponsors for each of the SOCAP tracks and activities throughout the conference, as well as developing complementary, year-round partnerships. For information about new themes, partners, scholarships, and more, visit the new SOCAP15 website.
Programs inspired by SOCAP will continue throughout the year at Impact Hub San Francisco, Berkeley, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Impact Hub offers shared coworking and events space for a global membership community of entrepreneurs, activists, creatives, and professionals taking action to drive positive social and environmental change. Subscribe to your local Impact Hub newsletter for updates.
SOCAP (Social Capital Markets) is a world-renowned conference series dedicated to increasing the flow of capital toward social good. Our annual flagship event in San Francisco is the leading gathering for impact investors and social entrepreneurs. We take a unique approach that emphasizes cross-sector convening and gathers voices across a broad spectrum to catalyze unexpected yet impactful connections. From the leading edge to established players, SOCAP brings together global innovators, investors, foundations, governments, institutions, and social entrepreneurs to build the world we want to leave to future generations. We actively seek out opportunities to accelerate the market at the intersection of money and meaning and, in pursuit of that goal, have convened more than 10,000 people since our founding in 2008. SOCAP is a convening platform operated by Mission Hub LLC (MissionHUB).
Established in 2009, MissionHUB operates a network of Impact Hub co-working campuses in San Francisco, Berkeley, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C., as well as the annual SOCAP conference for impact investors. As a part of the global Impact Hub network of over 11,000 members, we help entrepreneurs build sustainable businesses that drive social and environmental good. We believe trust, collaboration, and courage shape communities where ideas and change can thrive. These core values make up our DNA and guide us in reaching social and environmental benchmarks. Being a B Corp strengthens our resolve to achieve higher standards, and empowers change-makers in our community to do the same. Since 2008, SOCAP has brought together social impact leaders to connect and present their ideas to a global audience. Our annual flagship event in San Francisco is the largest conference for impact investors and social entrepreneurs. Visit www.mission-hub.com to learn more.