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Finding "Balance" Through Purpose-Driven Business

  • The Standard Building 900 SW 5th Ave - Lower Level Rm 1-4 Portland, OR, 97204 United States (map)

Forbes, Huffington Post, and Fast Company are among the many voices talking about the success of brands that give purpose the same reverence as profit.

Join WCL and David Howitt, as he discusses the powerful role women can play in purpose-driven business. As Founder & CEO of Meriwether Group, a business accelerator and boutique private equity firm, he has helped many women (and men) build companies in which human values are expressed through business.

David M. Howitt is Founder & CEO of Meriwether Group and author of Heed Your Call. He is an inspiring thought leader and accomplished entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience providing financial, strategic, and brand counsel to early stage, and Fortune 100 companies.

David has the unique ability to integrate vision and growth strategies with mission and purpose, and has provided guidance to Oregon Chai, Stumptown Coffee, Pendleton, adidas, Voodoo Doughnut, Salomon, yogitoes, Klim, Bloch, Dave's Killer Bread, ABC Carpet & Home, Living Harvest, and many others.
David has achieved success by following the principles outlined in his book, Heed Your Call. He affirms that by embracing the "Power of And", where we unite artistry and analytics, and integrate intuition with intellect, that we positively affect the way we live and the world around us.

LOCATION: The Standard Building, 900 Southwest 5th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97204. Lower Level behind Outtakes Cafe, Classroom 1-4.

PRICE: $26 per person. Includes breakfast. Read our event cancellation/refund policy.