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Jake Strom

Jake Strom, former Head of Impact Investing at TOMS, is an investor in companies combining Profit + Purpose. His obsession is finding the most incredible entrepreneurs, and helping scale world-changing businesses.

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Why I Invested in a 'Smart Gun' Company
Why I Invested in a 'Smart Gun' Company

Product, Service & Design Innovation / While money and special interests are unlikely to leave US politics, I’m optimistic that Biofire can change the conversation around guns: Why can’t a for-profit company build safer handguns? - 8 months ago

Why Outsourcing Customer Service Kills Purpose-Driven Brands
Why Outsourcing Customer Service Kills Purpose-Driven Brands

Organizational Change / In 2013, TOMS made a terrible mistake: We outsourced Customer Service. If you’re building a purpose-driven business and considering a major “cost-cutting” decision, please learn from our mistakes. The “soul” of your brand may be at stake! - 9 months ago

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