teamwork makes the dream work.
Introducing you to the team behind this!
THE CO-FOUNDERS' STORY
Laure & Yoon-Joo were both working for over 7 years in the impact field. When they met in 2019 in Paris, France, it turned out they made the same observation.
On the one hand, there were many smart people willing to launch their impact startup. But they often lack the right idea/model to get started, thus ending up reinventing the wheel sometimes.
On the other hand, there are many great social enteprises looking to scale their solution and impact, and are looking for people to replicate their social businesses elsewhere.
We decided to bridge the gap and connect these two stakeholders! And Snowball Effect was born :)
We are on a mission to MAKE REPLICATION MAINSTREAM.
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Laure is an expert in social entrepreneurship and a certified coach from the International Coaching Federation, with a focus on career coaching in the impact field. She’s been working +8 years in the social entrepreneurship field, as an entrepreneur or intrapreneur.
She trained or coached +50 early-stage entrepreneurs and enabled knowledge transfer between +100 successful social entrepreneurs.
Yoon-Joo is a facilitator and expert in social enterprises’ scaling strategies. She’s worked for +7 years in the social innovation field, first as the expansion manager of an impact startup, then as an innovation facilitator and impact consultant.
She supported over +100 impact entrepreneurs and social businesses in over 15 countries and 3 continents
OUR AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Snowball Effect is the Replication Hub, supporting aspiring entrepreneurs to start their own social enterprise based on existing successful models. The latter collaborates with the initial teams instead of reinventing the wheel. Our work has been recognized by the following respected agencies.
The European Social Innovation Competition is a Competition run by the European Commission, with the support from the European Innovation Council across all EU Member States and Horizon Europe associated countries.
Snowball Effect was selected as the Winner of the Competition in 2021 one of the best socially innovative projects designed to change the world for the better.