Jennifer Brandel

Project/Organization
Project URL
Role
Description
A startup with technology and consulting for innovative community engagement processes that help clients like newsrooms and city governments leverage their networks to accelerate growth.
💫 Your brief bio
Co-founder Hearken Co-founder Zebras Unite Co-founder Civic Exchange Chicago I like working at a variety of levels of systems change to find better ways to listen and respond to stakeholders.
Stage
Profitable
Location
Chicago, USA
Timezone
Central Standard Time GMT-6:00
😁 Fun fact
I'm quite good at Connect 4
E2C Vision
Find a way to transition a Delaware C Corp to community ownership and governance. Timeframe: 3 years. Create stable, long-term company.
Motivation
I love Mara, Nathan, the whole crew and fully believe that shared ownership & governance is what's going to make the biggest difference in the world and closing the wealth gap
Status
Featured
Time in operation
Commitment
A general timeline, options / milestones for a go-no-go date / decision.
E2C journey so far
It's HARD. It's legally expensive and requires a lot of time not focused on growing the business day to day.
E2C journey ahead
What pre-conditions need to be met in order to begin exploring this topic with shareholders? What are ways I can kick the tires on testing this model before publicly coming out to say we're going to try?