About Paul Shoemaker
If you're out to change the world, Paul Shoemaker is there to connect you to people, ideas, and organizations that matter. Shoemaker is the Founding President of Social Venture Partners International--a global network of thousands of social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and business and community leaders in 39 cities and 8 countries. With insights from 17 years of this unique vantage point, he is a global thought leader on how individuals can be effective social change agents. In 2011 and 2012, Shoemaker was named one of the "Top 50 Most Influential People in the Nonprofit Sector" by The NonProfit Times.