The theme for 2013's TEDxRVA event was “Create” a tribute to all forms of creativity in Richmond.
Kevin Carroll is the founder of Kevin Carroll Katalyst/LLC and a sought-after author, speaker and agent for social change (a.k.a. the Katalyst). It is Kevin’s “job” to inspire businesses, organizations and individuals to embrace their spirit of play and creativity to maximize their human potential and sustain more meaningful business and personal growth... Read More t
These three entrepreneurs had one common thread, a focus on benefiting nonprofits and empowering donors. Marti is the co-founder and CEO of Plan G, focusing on helping individuals and businesses manage and grow their giving to nonprofits more effectively. Brian created Bonfire Funds, an innovative crowdfunding platform that helps nonprofit supporters raise money by selling t-shirts. And Geoff co-founded InLieu which is a platform designed to utilize crowdfunding to help fund scholarships and charitable endowments... Read More t
Brian Andreas is the creative architect and founder of tumblecloud.com, a creative collaborative web platform. He’s also the artist and writer behind StoryPeople, a series of prints, calendars, and cards featuring abstract “people” in mid-conversation: Most people don’t realize, one reads, that there are angels whose only job is to make sure you don’t get too comfortable and fall asleep and miss your life. His work reclaims and cultivates the imagination, play, and wonder we all knew as children. “I think of it as pointing people back to the place where we remember our truest selves.”.. Read More t