NSLS: Speaker Re-Broadcast (Blake Mycoskie)

Description: The National Society of Leadership & Success will host a speaker re-broadcast of "The New Social Entrepreneurism" with Blake Mycoskie at 5 pm in the Cantrell Gladeville Room. Cultural activity credit for one speaker event is available to UVa-Wise students.

Blake Mycoskie is the Founder and Chief Shoe Giver of TOMS, and the person behind the idea of One for One, which has turned into a global movement. Since it began in 2006, TOMS has given more than 10 million pairs of new shoes to children in need, and has helped save and restore sight to more than 150,000 people in need around the world. Blake's first book, Start Something That Matters, which offers his own amazing story of inspiration and the power of incorporating giving into business, became a New York Times bestseller. Blake's unique and successful approach to business has awarded him with numerous accolades, including being named on Fortune Magazine's "40 Under 40" list in 2011.

For more information, please contact, Stephanie Shell at 276-328-0216 or stephanie.shell@uvawise.edu.
Location: Gladeville Room, Cantrell Hall 2nd floor
Date: Wednesday, 3/5/2014
Time: 5:00pm EST
Access: Public
Category: General College Events*, Clubs & Organizations*
Created by: Student Life
Updated: Tuesday, 2/4/2014 10:44am EST