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Today marked the beginning of programming for the 2013 Alternative Staffing Alliance conference here in our hometown of Portland, Oregon. Alternative Staffing Organizations, or ASOs, are social enterprises that combine a temporary staffing business model with supportive services to help job seekers with obstacles to employment enter and advanc
The Alternative Staffing Alliance, a national association of social purpose staffing companies, convenes for its seventh annual conference September 25-27, 2013 in Portland, Oregon, and we’re thrilled to be co-hosting the event!
Sustainable Brands ’13 starts today in beautiful San Diego, CA, and we’re excited to be attending the foremost conference on leveraging the role of brands in shaping our sustainable future.
We just wrapped up the Business4Better conference in Anaheim, where our President & CEO Dave Shaffer spoke about social enterprise, and where we gathered some great customer and partnership leads for staffing and packaging services around the country.
To be successful in the 21st century, businesses have to do more than just throw around buzzwords like “CSR.” Customers are looking for responsible businesses, and they’re looking for businesses to contribute more than just charitable donations.
It’s that time of year: Time for the largest regional food processing tradeshow in North America to touch down in Portland, Oregon for its 99th year!
Want to know how to drive the economy through social enterprise? DePaul Industries’ CEO Dave Shaffer, a 2011 Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, will be a featured speaker at this year’s Social Enterprise Ecosystem and Economic Development (SEEED) summit.
DePaul Industries CEO Dave Shaffer joins two other Portland-area nonprofit leaders in a panel discussion about earned income and operating a social enterprise to advance a social mission. The panel is presented by the Nonprofit Association of Oregon this Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Ecotrust Conference Center at 8 a.m.
DePaul Packaging's Food & Consumer Goods Vice President, Dean Stearman was an invited speaker at the Annual Conference of the Foundation for Strategic Sourcing (F4SS), held recently in Boston, MA, and attended by leading consumer package goods (CPG) corporations in the U.S.