Carol Cone

Carol Cone, is CEO of Carol Cone ON PURPOSE (CCOP), a 21st century consultancy whose mission is to move social purpose to the center of business and brand strategy. At the core of CCOP is The Purpose Collaborative, a collective of over 30 agencies, boutiques and individuals, with deep purpose, CSR
and sustainability capabilities from strategy to execution.

Carol served as the founder, CEO and Chairman of Cone, Inc., from 1980-­2010. In 2007, PR Week called her "arguably the most powerful and visible figure in the world of Cause Branding."

For over 25 years, Carol has embraced a commitment to building lasting partnerships between companies, brands and social issues for deep business and societal impact. Her groundbreaking work includes: Avon Breast Cancer Crusade,
Reebok Human Rights Awards, American Heart Go Red for Women,etc.

Overall, Cone’s signature cause programs have raised more than $2 billion for various social issues. ​