Co-Founder of Conscious Capitalism Raj Sisodia to Speak July 18

July 17, 2013
Raj Sisodia

Raj Sisodia

Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Conscious Capitalism Inc. Raj Sisodia will hold a public discussion and book signing Thursday, July 18 in Trustees Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

He will discuss his latest book Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business co-written with John Mackey, founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market.

Sisodia is the keynote speaker for Grab The Torch (GTT), a traveling leadership, ethics and philanthropy institute for high school students. The group is holding its week long camp at Gould Academy.

Schedule – Thursday, July 18 in Trustees Auditorium

  • 6:00 p.m. – Doors open: Meet the author & GTT kids
  • 7:00 p.m. –  Discussion
  • 8:00 p.m. – Book signing

RSVP at grabthetorch@gmail.com.


About Raj Sisodia

Sisodia is the Franklin Olin Distinguished Professor of Global Business and Whole Foods Market Research Scholar in Conscious Capitalism at Babson College. He is also Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Conscious Capitalism Inc. He has an MBA from the Bajaj Institute of Management Studies in Bombay, and a Ph. D. in Marketing from Columbia University.

In 2003, he was cited as one of “50 Leading Marketing Thinkers” and named to the “Guru Gallery” by the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Bentley University honored him with the Award for Excellence in Scholarship in 2007 and the Innovation in Teaching Award in 2008. He was named one of “Ten Outstanding Trailblazers of 2010” by Good Business International, and one of the “Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior” by Trust Across America for 2010 and 2011.

Sisodia has published seven books and over 100 academic articles. His work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Fortune and Financial Times. His book The Rule of Three: How Competition Shapes Markets was a finalist for the Best Marketing Book Award from the American Marketing Association. His book Firms of Endearment: How World Class Companies Profit from Passion and Purpose was named one of the best business books of 2007 by Amazon.com.

  • SHARE

2 Responses

  1. Avatar Debbie Wentworth says:

    August 18th is a Sunday.
    When is this event?

    • greggilman greggilman says:

      Our apologies Debbie, this was a typo. The event was Thursday, July 18. Sorry for any inconvenience this caused.

      – Greg Gilman

Leave a Reply