This week, Jamie Hopkins and Ana Trujillo Limon talk with Adrian Grenier and Zack Conway about social impact businesses, investing as more than just a financial endeavor, and how small positive acts can have a huge impact on people’s lives.

You can find show notes and other information at CarsonGroup.com/Framework

It’s no secret that the world is changing. With sustainability and environmental concerns at an all-time high, companies are shifting their focus to making a positive impact in every community they serve. How can social impact organizations make a difference in the future?

In today’s episode of the Framework, Jamie and Ana talk with Adrian Grenier, Co-Founder and GP at DuContra Ventures, and Zach Conway, Founder and CEO at Seeds Investor, about social impact businesses, investing as more than just a financial endeavor, and how small positive acts can have a huge impact on people’s lives.

Key Takeaways

  • How Zach shares his knowledge of wealth and money
  • What brought Zach and Adrian together
  • What inspired Adrian to merge investing and ESG
  • Why Adrian considers investing to be more than just making money
  • The legacy Adrian and Zach want to leave
  • The story behind the creation of the Lonely Whale Foundation
  • Adrian’s and Zach’s  advice on how people can make a positive impact on the world

“People perceive financial advisors as people who deal transactionally – it’s all about the dollars and cents. It’s not that at all. It’s really about understanding who families are, what they care most, and sitting at the heart of those conversations.” – Zach Conway

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