MEDIA ADVISORY: Inaugural Business4Better Conference
April 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - What: The Inaugural Business4Better Conference
When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 1 and 2, 2013 | Press check-in starts at 8:30 a.m.
Where: The Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave., Anaheim, CA, 92802
RSVP: Registration is required for admittance. Register for a press pass at https://reg.business4better.org/2013/registrations/media.
The inaugural Business4Better Conference, organized by UBM, will help businesses develop knowledge and relationships to partner with nonprofits in ways that impact local communities, employee engagement and overall business performance. More than 1,500 executives will flock to the Anaheim Convention Center to hear keynote speakers like Premal Shah, president of Kiva; Carol Cone, global practice chair of Edelman Business + Social Purpose; and Neil Bush, chairman of the Points of Light Institute. The conference will also feature supersessions, breakout sessions and an exhibition of 200+ nonprofits. Company executives will be able to meet and network with nonprofits to explore potential partnerships that will shift their company from the traditional "checkbook philanthropy" to meaningful community engagement.
Interviews with UBM and Business4Better leaders, business executives, local civic leaders and nonprofits will be available upon request. For press pass inquiries, assistance with arranging interviews or more information about the conference, please contact Kristen King at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-584-5000.
About the Business4Better Movement
Business4Better (B4B) aims to build a movement of successful corporate and nonprofit partnerships that have a positive impact on communities and expand the meaning of being a better business. It is the platform that enables both businesses and nonprofits to thrive, share, inspire, educate and form partnerships that prove Business4Better benefits both communities and businesses. The B4B movement is centered on an annual industry-leading, non-commercial conference and exhibition featuring high-level keynotes, educational content, relationship building and dynamic complimentary exhibition space for nonprofit organizations. The event is part of a larger Responsible Business initiative and movement being led by UBM employees in the communities in which they live and work. Events are currently held in Brazil, India, the United Kingdom and the United States. The Business4Better Conference and Exhibition will take place May 1-2 in Anaheim, CA. For more information, please visit www.business4better.org.
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