SociaLIGHT provides empowerment, inspiration and support to early stage startups, leaders and entrepreneurs through conferences, a membership platform and educational media content.The brand, SociaLIGHT, is a spin off the modern day "Socialite" with a new spelling, meaning and acronym. The new SociaLIGHT is a "L.eader I.mpacting G.lobal H.umanity T.oday."
Our mission is to serve 100 million startups, entrepreneurs, and leaders to build thriving and sustainable businesses that have a positive global impact, and to foster systemic leadership and innovation that embodies the quadruple bottom line "Passion. People. Planet. Profit." SociaLIGHT is a for profit corporation that operates in Toronto and Vancouver. The annual SociaLIGHT Conference features international and local speakers and past contributors include Sir Richard Branson, Robin Sharma, Tony Hsieh and more. Over 1000 attendees come together to learn and connect and the event has been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post and called "The Mecca for Emerging Entrepreneurs" by You Inc.
The conference celebrates Vancouver Startup Week and Global Entrepreneurship Week and brings together top brands, organizations and leaders who influence innovation and business success. In 2016, SociaLIGHT will introduce a new online membership platform with original media content and offerings. We believe that entrepreneurs are changing the world and that business can be used as a force of good.