We are excited to announce that Rick Goosen, CEO of MakeGood will be presenting at the next Ideas on Tap on January 22nd, 2009.
MakeGood allows companies to show the good things they are doing (also known as social responsibility). MakeGood was founded by Rick Goossen in 2007 and investors/strategic partners include Cambrian House, Domain 7, Rethink & Burnkit. The MakeGood badge (by Rethink) recently won a Lotus Award for best logo.
Rick Goossen is the Director of Entrepreneurial Leadership, Transforming Business, a research
and development centre at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. He is also the founder
and Director of The Centre for Entrepreneurial Leaders and an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurial Leadership, School of Business, Trinity Western University. He teaches in the undergraduate and MBA programs.
He has written five books, edited five books and written over 150 articles for diverse publications
throughout the world, from leading academic journals to trade magazines and newspapers. His
most recent book, E-Preneur – Wall Street to Wiki – Succeeding as a Crowdpreneur in the New
Virtual Marketplace (Career Press, Spring 2008), has been translated into Chinese (Taiwan),
Chinese (PRC) and Portuguese (Brazil).