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YCIF Toronto Presents: Seeking Impact Alpha - An Impact Investing Event

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Date: Monday, February, 23rd 2015
Time: 06:00pm to 08:00pm
Location: Cormark Securities
200 Bay St, Suite 2800 (South Tower), Toronto
Price: Free for YCIF Members
Free for non-Members
Keynote speaker: Sean Holt
Maximum attendees: 50
Chapter: Toronto

YCIF Members,

Here we are in February already, and we know you are all eager to emerge from your post-New Year's hibernation.  On that note, we are excited to present 2015’s first episode of the Speaker Series of events.  Please join us at 6:00 PM on Monday, February 23rd at Cormark Securities' head office for an evening that is sure to inspire.

This event will be an overview of the exciting field of Impact Investing and the pursuit of the double-bottom line: both financial and measurable social / environmental returns.  It will feature a panel of professionals in diverse areas of the industry and will include a keynote address by Sean Holt, a leader in the field of Impact Investing in Canada.  Among other things, Sean is Co-Founder and Lead Principal at Grand Basin Capital, Founder of the Impact Angel Alliance and Co-Founder of Purpose Capital.  He earned his MBA at Oxford University as a Skoll Scholar - an award granted to entrepreneurs who pursue systems-changing solutions to urgent social and environmental challenges.

Guest speaker panel: 

  *   Sean Holt (Co-Founder, Impact Angel Alliance, Purpose Capital, and Grand Basin Capital)
  *   David Borcsok (Venture Fund Manager, RBC Generator Fund)
  *   Andrew Heintzman (President and Co-Founder of Investeco)
  *   Trish Nixon (Sr. Associate at MaRS Centre for Impact Investing)

Following the panel there will be a networking session open for all.  Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be provided.

Date: Monday, February 23rd
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Cormark Securities - 200 Bay St, Suite 2800 (South Tower)

Attendance is free, but space is limited and is on a first come, first serve basis. Please RSVP at: www.ycif.org

If space to the event is full and you wish to be placed on the wait list please email toronto.ycif@gmail.com for a place on the wait list.

See you there!

Sincerely,
YCIF Toronto Executive Team