Join The Common Good at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

DNC GW on horse Convention Invitation 2016

Join The Common Good at the 2016 Democratic National Convention You are invited for lunch with TCG members, friends and special guests. Wednesday, July 27th, 1.30pm- 3:30pm Fogo de Chão, 1337 Chestnut St, Philadelphia $60 Per Person Our national conventions ignite important conversations about our goals and principles, and remind us of the civic responsibility……


Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy on Monday, September 19, 2016


Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy joins us for A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness Monday, September 19, 2016 6:15PM-7:45PM Screening and Remarks from Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy has won two Academy Awards,  one of only eleven female directors to win the award for a non-fiction film. A Pakistani journalist, filmmaker and activist,  her work …


Robin Wigglesworth


About Robin Wigglesworth Robin Wigglesworth is US markets editor, based in New York. He covers stocks, bonds, commodities, foreign exchange, derivatives, wealth management, stock exchanges and fund management. He was formerly capital markets correspondent, covering all aspects of the financial markets, but is particularly focused on trends in corporate debt, IPOs, equity markets, restructurings, a…


Jacob Weisberg


About Jacob Weisberg Jacob Weisberg is Chairman of The Slate Group, whose roster includes Slate magazine and Panoply, a podcast network. A native of Chicago, Weisberg attended Yale University and New College, Oxford. He worked as a writer and editor at The New Republic and covered politics for New York Magazine before joining the new……


Jonathan Tepperman


About Jonathan Tepperman Jonathan Tepperman is a journalist and author. He is currently the Managing Editor of Foreign Affairs magazine and the author of The Fix: How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World in Decline (Crown, September 2016). In 1998, he joined Foreign Affairs as a junior editor. A few years later, he moved……


Arun Sundararajan


About Arun Sundararajan Professor at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Professor Sundararajan’s research program studies how digital technologies transform business and society. His current scholarly research focuses on peer-to-peer markets, the sharing economy, digital trust, social media and brand, digital labor, new institutions, regulation, social networks …


Jeanne Sullivan

Jeanne M. Sullivan

About Jeanne Sullivan Jeanne is a co-founder of StarVest Partners, a venture capital firm in NYC and long time tech investor. She is a sought-after industry speaker on the subject of “how to get the wallets out of investors’ pocket” and on the “Experienced Economy” showing people of any age that they, too, can be……


Michael Steele

M. Steele

About Michael Steele When he was elected Lt. Governor of Maryland in 2003, Michael Steele made history as the first African American elected to statewide office; and again with his subsequent chairmanship of the Republican National Committee in 2009. As chairman of the RNC, Michael Steele was charged with revitalizing the Republican Party. A self-described……


Brandon Stanton


About Brandon Stanton Brandon Stanton studied at the University of Georgia and worked as a bond trader in Chicago before starting “Humans of New York”—a photography and storytelling blog—in the Summer of 2010. Over the course of five years, “Humans of New York” (HONY) has built a devoted following of close to 20 million fans……


Stephanie Sharis


About Stephanie Sharis Stephanie Sharis serves as Chief Executive Offer of DailyClout, a civic tech start-up that enables citizens to become political influencers through voter engagement tools. DailyClout was co-founded by Naomi Wolf, best-selling non-fiction author, and Lisa Thomas, founding CEO of Clif Bar. In 2015, DailyClout secured a Knight Foundation Prototype Grant, one of……


Alan Schwartz


About Alan Schwartz Alan Schwartz joined Guggenheim Partners, a global, independent, and privately held financial services firm in June, 2009. Guggenheim Partners is a premier asset management and investment advisory firm with expertise in fixed income, equity, alternatives, and advisory solutions. Guggenheim Partners Securities division offers full-service investment banking and capital markets c…


Governor Ed Rendell


About Governor Ed Rendell After 34 years of public service, including 24 years as an elected official, Governor Rendell continues to pursue many of the same issues he was passionate about while serving.  His commitment to making America a cleaner, more efficient place and to fostering investment in our nation’s crumbling infrastructure is as strong……