Circle meeting 8 March 22


What are we talking about?

  • @Miah Shull Olmsted to update on general circle meeting
  • Updates from crowd investing work stream: who is following up on backlog
  • Francene’s updates
  • update on pitch session / showcase (@Miah Shull Olmsted)


What are we wanting to remember?

  • @Miah Shull Olmsted to update on general circle meeting, prompted some questions:
    • @Astrid Scholz is talking to Camelback Ventures fellows tomorrow
    • Pilot Lend4Good is set off with Stay Altered
    • update on pitch session / showcase model (@Miah Shull Olmsted)
      • looking at it as an old time-y “Salon”
  • Now ready to kick off the Salon model for bringing together impact investors and our types of founders
    • ImpactArts has hired Malcolm at Optima to help build the ops infrastructure for the event
    • documenting this process
    • join the project on Asana here.
  • how do we set up the structure and practices now to foster wellbeing
    • some people at risk of burning out
    • how do we make sure that there are enough resources of financial and other capital, cultural commitments to making this real
    • Carrie N: part of a community of coaches who are committed to this!
    • Candace D: founder passionate about holistic wellbeing. Def interested in being part of / creating a circle on this
  • Updates from crowd investing work stream: who is following up on backlog
    • Whoever does anything will mention it at the specific card. Dann is a bit short of time, Julia will pick up
  • Francene’s updates
    • Need to follow up with Founder Gym, and ideas for incorporating their programming with ZU

Commitments & Action items

Who does what next?

  • Everybody: please take a look at all things Asana
  • @Astrid Scholz to follow up with Paige re. incorporating FG into ZU offerings
  • Julia to share founders who are ready for intros across to the Salon Project
  • @Miah Shull Olmsted to set up a Notion page for the salon
  • Take the offers to help with the internal culture pieces around health and wellness, first to help the Dazzle District, then maybe as a standalone circle? “Self-care & Service”
    Candace Dalmagne-Rouge
    will follow up with Miah and Carrie.