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Vinny Tafuro

Institute for Economic Evolution
Founder & Economist
Vinny Tafuro is a visionary thinker, writer, entrepreneur, communications theorist, and economist. Author of two books, Corporate Empathy and Unlocking the Labor Cage, he is a pioneering advocate for the twenty-first century economy that is disrupting society’s most rigid institutions and beliefs.

Vinny is the founder of the Institute for Economic Evolution (IEE), a global think-tank for twenty-first century economics. His economic theories explore the societal and economic shifts being catalyzed by corporations as a result of technology, corporate personhood, and evolving human cognition. In addition to his work with IEE he is a founder and chair of Conscious Capitalism Florida Chapter, whose purpose is elevating humanity through business.

An engaging and energetic speaker, Vinny presents to organizations, corporations, and colleges on a variety of topics both professionally and through community organizations. He enjoys an active and blended professional, academic, and personal life, selecting challenging projects that offer opportunities for personal and professional growth.