817 W Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308
6:00 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013
Sales | Retail
Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, with even faster growth and technology advancement being targeted in traditionally resource-constrained and underdeveloped markets. Join ATLANTA+acumen for a forum on social enterprise and its role in meeting the healthcare needs of bottom of the pyramid consumers.This event includes an overview of Acumen Fund healthcare related business trends. We are also proud to present a special discussion by Shelley Saxena, founder of Sevamob (winner of 2012 Village Capital) a subscription based insurance and basic healthcare provider in India, and Peter Paye, an entrepreneur bringing the service model to Liberia through his company Healthy Nation, Inc. Both entrepreneurs will discuss their businesses and the challenges and rewards of working in resource-constrained markets. Bring your thinking caps as Shelley and Peter will pose problem-areas of their new business venture to the audience for feedback.The Suggested Donation for this event is $5. Drinks and small bites will be provided. Parking at Hypepotamus is available in the Biltmore Hotel Lot.Follow us on Facebook to stay on top of more upcoming events!