Igenius Prague - STARTUP project - June 11Presentation Transcript
Success or Failure Tommy Hutchinson Founder & CEO, i-‐genius Prague, June 2011
i-‐genius Story i-‐genius is a world community of social entrepreneurs First year of trading 1. Built a world community in over 90 countries (now over 120) 2. Featured in The NaBon (Pakistan) and on Thai television as well as being named best website by UNESCO 3. Partnered with Britain’s Channel 4 on a television series ‘Millionaire’s Mission’ set in Uganda 4. Organized the “ﬁt city” photo & ﬁlm compeBBon aUracBng entrants from 42 countries with 5 winners presenBng at the Oxford Health Alliance conference in Sydney 5. Hosted a World Summit in Thailand which included Chris Cramer, former president of CNN InternaBonal, director of Viacom (MTV & Paramount Pictures), and television personaliBes from the BBC and Channel 4.
i-‐genius World Community of Social Entrepreneurs Advocacy for i-‐genius Social PromoAons Events News & Media Learning Finance Village Entrepreneurship Conferences Lectures News + World Guide i-‐genius to Sources of Seminars Academy Finance Seminars Social Media Social Books MarkeBng Study tours Agency Member Online Money Proﬁles / Learning + Community + Hub Interviews Channel Support Direct Market Summits Access ArBcles Media Content FesBvals Credit Card / Books… etc Member Media Media Beneﬁts Special Events Partnerships Long Term
Social business examples 1 -‐ Finance • MyBnk • Fair Finance • SEDPI • Clever Knickers
Social business examples 2 -‐ Services • Bike Works • Condoms & Cabbages • Make Travel Fair • Liverpool CiBzen • Food Recycle • Muxlim • Bold CreaBve • SAS • WHY Create • Women Like Us • Wedge Card
Social business examples 3 -‐ Manufacturing • Devine chocolate • Café Direct • Worn Again • Cafediverso • Southern Salam • Wangsa Jelita • Imtaz Kaliq
UK Stakeholders NGO Funders Corporations Universities Government Investors