Root Impact is a for-purpose organization, founded in 2012, supporting Changemakers and/or social entrepreneurs who are creating innovative solutions to tackle the social issues. Root Impact envisions a world where everyone can make a real change. In order to help young social entrepreneurs and Changemakers, Root Impact has been building an ‘Impact Ecosystem’ by providing a Changemaker-friendly environment including a co-working space HEYGROUND, co-living houses D-well as well as learning opportunities like Impact Basecamp and Impact Career series.
As a marketing director, Sunmoon Jang and her team try to help the changemakers grow healthy with innovative and sustainable marketing plans. She believes that the changemakers are playing a key role in making the world a better place and with those regards, she's getting deeply committed to achieving gender equality especially in Asia. Before Root Impact, Sunmoon worked in Marketing and Global Go-to-Market Strategy Team at LG Electronics Korea/USA. She recently worked at AAFE, a community based organization in New York City as an economic development project manager. She holds a BA in Philosophy from Sogang University and an MPA from Columbia University.
05 Jun 2018
Read session notes here. Session Description Women’s unequal participation in decision-making processes and labour markets compound inequalities and often prevent women from fully participating in the economy. However, studies have also shown that changing women’s status requires addressing the norms…Read More