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Read the unique thoughtful insights from Renew’s partners, collaborators, investors, and friends about how they are building scaled businesses that are committed to social impact, leveraging tech to address societal challenges, or focused on improving the outcomes for women and historically excluded founders.

Meet The Partners - Mark Hubbard

Mark Hubbard

May 10, 2022

“I’ve spent a career as a zealous advocate for investors and venture capital and in the private equity space and yet, I always felt this drive to be involved in social impact and making the world a better place.”

“I’ve spent a career as a zealous advocate for investors and venture capital and in the private equity space and yet, I always felt this drive to be involved in social impact and making the world a better place.”

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Why did I choose Impact VC?

Mark Hubbard

February 9, 2022

I believe that we all deeply wish to (consciously or not) integrate our work and relationships and time and efforts with what we fundamentally believe to be True about the world and our purpose within it. For me this has meant developing a Theology of Work/Investment/Impact to marry my profession to the larger story into which I feel called.

I believe that we all deeply wish to (consciously or not) integrate our work and relationships and time and efforts with what we fundamentally believe to be True about the world and our purpose within it. For me this has meant developing a Theology of Work/Investment/Impact to marry my profession to the larger story into which I feel called.

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Walking through Quicksand

Melanie Akwule

February 1, 2022

Everyone at some point in their life will be confronted with crippling doubt about their abilities, like walking through quicksand. But it doesn't have to keep you paralyzed in fear and worry, unable to move forward.

Everyone at some point in their life will be confronted with crippling doubt about their abilities, like walking through quicksand. But it doesn't have to keep you paralyzed in fear and worry, unable to move forward.

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How Much Are Your Customers Worth?

Melanie Akwule

January 20, 2022

Successfully managing customer relationships is an art form business owners struggle with on a daily basis. Given each company operates with limited time and resources, how do you determine which customers to focus on to maximize your return on effort?

Successfully managing customer relationships is an art form business owners struggle with on a daily basis. Given each company operates with limited time and resources, how do you determine which customers to focus on to maximize your return on effort?

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