Devin Thorpe, founder of the Your Mark on the World Center, calls himself a champion of social good. He writes about, advocates for and advises those who are doing good. He travels extensively to share his message as a keynote speaker, emcee and trainer. As a Forbes Contributor he covers social entrepreneurship and impact investing. His books on personal finance and crowdfunding draw on his entrepreneurial finance experience as an investment banker, CFO, treasurer, and mortgage broker helping people use financial resources to do good. Previously he worked on the U.S. Senate Banking committee staff and earned an MBA at Cornell.

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Inaugural Social Enterprise and Crowdfunding Conference at Snowbird, September 27, 2013

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September 4, 2013, Salt Lake City—The first annual Social Enterprise and Crowdfunding Conference is coming to Utah on Friday, September 27, 2013 at Snowbird. Hosted by experts Devin D. Thorpe and Dr. Richard Swart, the one-day event will bring social innovators from around the country together to discuss social entrepreneurship, impact investing, philanthropy and crowdfunding. All entrepreneurs, investors and those with an interest in learning about and advancing the arenas of social entrepreneurship and crowdfunding should attend.

The Social Enterprise and Crowdfunding Conference will feature two general sessions and three tracks for breakout sessions. A VIP dinner will follow (separate tickets are required). Registration begins at 7:30 AM and the dinner will wrap up at approximately 9:00 PM.

Topics will include the following:

How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign for a social enterprise

How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign for a nonprofit

Impact investing tips for crowdfund investors

Doing effective due diligence for impact investors

Starting a nonprofit—getting 501(c)(3) status

Launching a social enterprise in a nonprofit

Event host Richard Swart said, “The roster of speakers assembling for this event makes it a ‘can’t miss’ event for entrepreneurs, investors and philanthropists looking to increase their social impact.”

The event includes an all-star line up of expert presenters from throughout the U.S.:

Silver sponsors for the event include YESCO Signs and Snapp Conner PR. Registration for the event ranges in price from $25 for students and nonprofits to $174 for VIP tickets. For a full event agenda and to register, visit http://secfc.tumblr.com.

About The Social Enterprise And Crowdfunding Conference

Hosted by social entrepreneurship and crowdfunding experts Devin D. Thorpe and Dr. Richard Swart, the Social Enterprise and Crowdfunding Conference is driving and promoting the education and advancement of social entrepreneurship, impact investing, philanthropy and crowdfunding. For more information about the current and future conference events, visit http://secfc.tumblr.com

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