Casey Tsamis
Feb 28 · 2 min read

Carole Crist & CLC Global Advisors Hosts Impact Investing Reception in Washington, D.C.

On Monday, February 25th, CLC Global Advisors and Founder & CEO, Former First Lady of Florida Carole Crist presented ‘Capital with a Conscience,’ a special cocktail reception held at Charlie Palmer Steak in Washington, D.C.

The invitation-only event welcomed members of the global investment community, legislators, family office advisors and philanthropists to discuss impact initiatives ranging from economic development and job creation in inner cities, to disruptive technology and healthcare innovations, as well as aiding veterans.

Notable guests included: Congressman Charlie Crist, Power Lobbyist Tom Quinn, Founder & President of the Chamber of Digital Commerce Perianne Boring, Former Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, John Arundel, Chief of Staff to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Robert Edmondson, Senior Advisor to Speaker Pelosi Michael Long, Former Chief of Staff to Congressman Mel Watt Joyce Brayboy, Actress Susan Young, House Administration Committee Director Robert Henline, President & Managing Director of The Chisholm Group Stephen Chisholm, Vice President of Rasky Partners Marianne Smith, D.C. Shadow Senator Paul Strauss, President & Owner of Encyde Corporation Reisha Raney, Senior Advisor of Rasky Partners Kirk Monroe, Director of Guidehouse Ann Davidson, President of HBR & Associates, LLC Heather Rosenker and Senior Vice President of Capitol Hill Consulting Group Dr. Christine Warnke.

“It is wonderful to see that there is a palpable shift across the global investment community to seek and deploy capital with a purpose,” said Carole. “People want to do their part and leave a positive impact when making their investment decisions.”

About Carole Crist

Inspired by her term as First Lady of Florida and her 10 years in the world of public service along with her 25 years as an accomplished businesswoman, Carole Crist leads CLC Global Advisors, a company that aims to facilitate innovation and impact in the technology and real estate development sectors. On behalf of her clients, Carole offers specialized service with a highly-personalized approach to effective marketing, branding and consulting in order to help select companies and firms achieve their goals.

Leveraging Carole’s vast global network, which she built over decades as an international entrepreneur in New York and Miami, CLC Global Advisors collaborates with unique companies, thought leaders, industry experts and innovators, coming together to make a difference through economic development. Members of Carole’s network share social impact values and they strive to improve the lives of all people around the world. CLC Global Advisors has a special focus on making the world a better place through community and social development, healthcare innovation and collaborating with organizations like the United Nations. SDGs and ESG-directed efforts are of particular importance to the mission of Carole’s firm, as well as philanthropic endeavors to fund cancer research and provide support to our veterans.

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