Hollyhock Board Chair & Hollyhock’s Leadership Institute Producer
Joel Solomon is Chair of Renewal Funds, Canada’s largest mission venture capital firm. With $98m assets under management, Renewal Funds invests in organic food, green products, and environmental innovations. Joel is a Senior Advisor with RSF Social Finance, a 2012 TEDxVancouver speaker, founding member of Social Venture Network, Business for Social Responsibility, the Tides Canada Foundation, and is Board Chair of Hollyhock. Joel founded Social Venture Institute at Hollyhock and has been producing it for 20 years. Thank you Joel!
Co-Producer, Hollyhock’s Leadership Institute
Emira is the Principal and Lead Strategist of Raised Eyebrow, a values based digital strategy consultancy that works with non-profit organizations and progressive businesses to help them succeed online. She is also the author of The Boss of You: Everything A Woman Needs to Know to Start, Run and Maintain Her Own Business, a business book for women in small business and a regular speaker, writer and commentator on the topic of women and small business. She has been an SVI producer since 2011.
Hollyhock Board Member, SVI Hollyhock Producer
SVI Hollyhock Producer
Pamela is an empathic leader who offers results-focused wisdom to individuals, non profits and for profits. As a natural relationship weaver, Pamela has a history of cultivating high-caliber relationships to instigate change and transformation which she brought to her leadership positions at BALLE, Renewal/ Renewal2 and Social Venture Network (SVN). She is a lifelong learner who possesses a passion for healing, the advancement of women leaders and her eight year old daughter, who keeps her on her toes. Pamela is Senior Advisor to the #NoRegrets Initiative, a regenerative assets strategy focused on restoring the health of soils in North America; Board Chair of the TahDah Foundation and Co-Exec Producer of SVI Women (Bay Area, Spring 2018). Pam has loved being a producer of SVI Hollyhock since 2002.