SOURCE: TalkPoint


November 19, 2009 12:30 ET

Stanford Social Innovation Review Launches New Webinar Series Powered by TalkPoint

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 19, 2009) - TalkPoint, the leading provider of Webcasting and Internet Broadcasting, and Stanford Social Innovation Review, the preeminent quarterly journal for executives at nonprofits, foundations, and socially responsible businesses, today announced that TalkPoint will power SSIR Live!, a new webinar series covering important topics appearing in recent issues of Stanford Social Innovation Review.

"Stanford Social Innovation Review identifies successful strategies and ideas and publishes this information for leaders at nonprofits, foundations, and socially responsible businesses. As an engaging presentation tool, TalkPoint provides the perfect technology for online distribution and is excited to partner with such an important resource," said Nicholas Balletta, CEO of TalkPoint.

"We chose the webinar format to connect with social change leaders in an engaging, interactive way. We look forward to working with Talkpoint," said Regina Starr Ridley, publishing director of the Stanford Social Innovation Review and moderator of the webinar.

The first event in the new webinar series will be presented by William Foster, Bridgespan Group partner and author of the Stanford Social Innovation Review article, "Ten Nonprofit Funding Models." Foster will share important principles that nonprofit leaders can use to help them achieve their organizations' long-term fundraising goals. "Ten Nonprofit Funding Models" was one of Stanford Social Innovation Review's most-read articles in 2009, and Foster is a popular speaker at Stanford Social Innovation Review's Nonprofit Management Institute.

Stanford Social Innovation Review kicks off the event and SSIR Live! Webinar Series on December 2nd at 2pm EST. To learn more about this event and to register, click here.

About TalkPoint

TalkPoint provides Web-based audio and video Webcasting solutions that enable companies and organizations to communicate more effectively. TalkPoint's easy-to-use applications incorporate audio, video, slides, and other interactive elements to deliver high-impact presentations cost effectively. TalkPoint offers both self-service and full-service solutions.

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About Stanford Social Innovation Review

Stanford Social Innovation Review is an award-winning, quarterly journal that is the preeminent forum for the discussion of innovative solutions to social problems. The journal, a publication of the Center for Social Innovation at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, bridges academic theory and practice. It provides leaders in the nonprofit, government, and business sectors with new and useful ideas about achieving social change. For more information on Stanford Social Innovation Review, go to For more information on the Center for Social Innovation at Stanford Graduate School of Business, go to

About The Bridgespan Group

Founded in 2000, the Bridgespan Group is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps nonprofit and philanthropic leaders make strategic decisions and build organizations that inspire and accelerate social change. For more information, visit

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