Thought Partners for
Social Innovators

The ORS Impact team has earned a global reputation for leadership, insight and innovation. We work collaboratively with our clients, bringing our distinctive expertise in planning, measurement and evaluation to their most vexing challenges.

Mike Rowlands

Board Member

Mike is an accomplished entrepreneur, consultant and advisor who works at the intersection of business, community and sustainability. He supports visionary entrepreneurs and leaders in organizations around the world, helping to craft distinctive strategies, disrupt markets, and accelerate success.

Mike is President & CEO at Junxion Strategy, an international social impact consultancy that exists to help the bold visionaries of the next economy to articulate their purpose, plan their positive impact, share their stories, and demonstrate their accountability. From offices in Vancouver and Toronto, Canada, and London, UK, Junxion serves clients on five continents, including major corporations, emerging social ventures, non-profits and civil society organizations, and governments.

He also chairs the Board of Directors of Hollyhock, a lifelong learning centre and retreat on Canada's west coast, that hosts nearly 100 annual programs designed to support, nourish and inspire people committed to healthier organizations, communities, and world. He's a board member at Social Venture Circle, which builds and serves communities of inspired and informed impact investors and business leaders to make social, economic, and environmental change. He's an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at RADIUS, a social innovation lab and venture accelerator at the Beedie Graduate School of Business at Simon Fraser University. And he's an Ambassador for B Corp.

As an emcee, keynote speaker and frequent workshop presenter, Mike has hosted events, convened conferences, and taught strategy, branding, and entrepreneurial leadership. He's happiest when he's hosting juicy, generative conversations with people and groups, in service to humanity.