Using business as a force for good: B Social Cornwall PechaKucha night

Using business as a force for good!

Join Cornwall’s B Corp community this March for a B Social in Old Bakery Studios, Truro to celebrate global B Corp month and connect with others who are using business as a force for good. Hosted by Leap, you can expect inspiring conversation, drinks and nibbles, as well as a chance to learn more about the B Corp movement and some of Cornwall’s B Corps. With representatives from B Corps Finisterre, Green&Blue and Fluid doing lightning presentations for 30 minutes before we mingle for the rest of the night.

When: Tuesday 31st March,18:00 – 20:00 (doors open 5.45pm talks to begin 6.15pm – 6.45pm approx.)

Where: Old Bakery Studios, Blewetts Wharf, Malpas Road, Truro TR1 1QH

Who Should Attend: Anyone interested in using business as a force for good!

Please register your free space to let us know you’re coming along, so we can make sure to stock the paying bar accordingly – thank you.


About B Corporations:

The B Corp movement is a growing community of companies who are reinventing business to operate for people and planet as well as profit. B Corps are certified to meet the highest standards of social and environmental impact. This B Social is part of a global #BCorpMonth campaign, championing those businesses that are doing more to #BtheChange.

About Leap:

Leap is a design agency focused on incorporating people, planet and profit into the design process. It has forged a team of artists, scientists, business leaders and creative thinkers to help those keen to explore ‘another way’ with their design experience. It’s a business that measures what it says and pushes for more. At its core, Leap is profitable design, sustainably delivered, established in 2004 and a certified B Corp since January 2016.

About Old Bakery Studios:

Truro’s independent and innovative creative hub. Use the big blue doors with the portholes on Malpas Road to come in through.

Getting Here:

If coming by car, parking at Garras Wharf is free after 4PM, TR1 2TN.

About PechaKuchas:

PechaKucha’s 20×20 presentation format shows your 20 chosen images, each for 20 seconds. In other words, you’ve got 400 seconds to tell your story, with visuals guiding the way. PechaKucha means “chit chat” in Japanese. This creative outlet began as nighttime get-togethers in Tokyo in 2003 by two renowned architects. Since then, three million people have attended PechaKucha events worldwide.

This will be the first B Corp PechaKucha night with more to follow with other B Corp’s from Cornwall’s growing community and further afield.