Workshop lead: Placed Based Community Economic Development.
Phillip Lozano is passionate about connections and the surfacing of local knowledge, abilities, assets and resources within a community to create financial and social impact. Philip works with Thrive, where he has been partnering with community champions, entrepreneurs and local economy leaders around Calgary to catalyze place-based business ideas that build a resilient and inclusive economy for all. In a nutshell, he works with people who love their neighbourhood and want to utilize business to create more happiness. Philip believes the success of any sustainable enterprise is rooted in authenticity and knowing your true and total impact.