THE BEAUTIFUL BAILOUT: HOW SOCIAL INNOVATION WILL SOLVE GOVERNMENT'S PRICIEST PROBLEMS
Shaun’s recently released his second bestselling book called THE BEAUTIFUL BAILOUT, which ushers in the new “problem-solving paradigm”. Problems are super expensive and solutions are cheaper - every single time. All we need to do is to turn government from a funder into a customer. Find out how Manitoba’s innovative thinking is turning governments upside right.
Shaun Loney is an Ashoka Fellow and Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year. He has co-founded and mentored twelve successful social enterprises, including BUILD Inc. (2011 Scotia Bank EcoLiving Green Business of the Year) and Aki Energy (2016 National Canada Startup Canada award winner). Prior to his work with social enterprises, Shaun spent over a decade in senior levels of government. Shaun is a widely sought-after speaker and is the team-lead at Encompass Co-op, which works with First Nations, non-profits and governments to promote social innovation.