Convene with Purpose

Abby Raphel curates and facilitates private, invitation-only, gatherings for those who are curious about business, inner growth and impact. Think: idea workshop with an emphasis on coming together to solve problems, give feedback, and share wisdom all while having an illuminating and insightful experience.


The Future of Men

Jack Myers, founder of and author of Hooked Up: A New Generation’s Surprising Take on Sex, Politics and Saving the World and several other books, is a recognized cultural visionary, award-winning documentary film producer, and advisor to hundreds of leading corporations on media and technology trends. His prescient insights and counsel make him one of the foremost global experts on the impact of technological advances on culture, society, business, advertising, marketing, and human connections. He has been honored with a George Foster Peabody Award and Academy and Emmy Award nominations for Best Documentary Feature.


International Connector

International Connector is an innovation consultancy that provides next generation insight and solutions keeping companies apace with the rapid shifts in business today.  Based in San Francisco, we specialize in HR solutions for the future of the workplace, marketing to next generation consumers and generating research and data for a digital, global generation.  We believe that business today needs to adapt to be more global, disruptive yet more socially conscious, and more innovative.  We challenge companies to rethink everything about business as usual. 


Environmental Defense Fund

EDF Focus: Clean air and water. Abundant fish and wildlife. A stable climate. Our work protects nature and helps people thrive. What sets us apart is how we make this happen: By creating solutions that also carry economic benefits.