How: Steps to Certification with Cultivation Center
Recorded on January 27th, 2016
Amy Rosenblum, Founder of Cultivation Center
As founder and principal of Cultivation Center, Amy combines a passion for community-based work with the pragmatism of a business background. She has worked as a researcher, development
director, consultant, and small business owner. Amy brings her experience from these endeavors
into Cultivation Center, LLC to support community-minded organizations (nonprofits, small
businesses, and social enterprises) to build their bottom lines. Outside of work Amy dotes on her
dogs and eats pie in her airstream with her family.
Join Cultivation Center and B Lab staff for a deep dive into the nuts and bolts of becoming a Certified B Corp including what to expect, the timeline for certification, and how you can prepare.
Kara Peck, Community Development at B Lab
Kara leads community development for B Lab's Colorado office, working to grow the community of
companies using business as a force for good. Kara has over ten years of experience in sustainability, business development and strategic management. In her free time, Kara is a ballroom
dance competitor and performer.
Jessica Friesen, Senior Community Development Strategist
As part of B Lab's Community Development team, Jessica develops strategies to grow the
community of Certified B Corps through technology and marketing solutions. With a background in
nonprofit consulting, business development, and social entrepreneurship, Jessica spends her time
at B Lab developing pathways for businesses to measure what matters and join an amazing
movement of B Corps changing the world through business. Based out of B Lab's San Francisco
office, Jessica lives in Oakland with her wife and adorable dog, Miri.