Tyze, A Social Innovation Story

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Tyze CEO Looks to Spread Possibility of Social Innovation and Finance Two-year old company offers lessons on pursuing profit and purpose The story of Tyze Personal Networks offers lessons for aspiring social entrepreneurs, says Tyze president and CEO Vickie Cammack. Founding Tyze, a certified B-corporation two years ago, Cammack will be sharing her experience of… Read more »

Belonging Fund launches

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Tyze partners with The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation **Launched in December 2010, there are still spots available!** In order to combat the damaging effects of isolation on Canadians, The Belonging Fund has been created to make Tyze Personal Networks available to those with disabilities or chronic illness, and caregivers. Working with Canadian charitable organizations, The… Read more »

Tyze Under The Sun

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  David Doyle and his four brothers face geographical and logistical challenges in trying to take care of their aging parents. With the five spread around the globe and the parents in Cape Breton, keeping up with everything from doctors’ appointments to chores like fixing a light in their parents’ home could be almost impossible…. Read more »

Tyze mentioned in Society Daily section of UK newspaper, The Guardian

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  This interesting article in the UK Guardian highlights Tyze as emerging and innovative personal online network service that helps improve wellbeing. It describes how individual care demands more than useful or slick social media; it demands real human attention. In response to this practical and acute observation, Tyze is recognized as a social media-type… Read more »

Canadian Psychological Association’s Humanitarian Award

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  The importance of being connected to a caring, supportive community is rapidly emerging as a key contributor to health and well-being outcomes. This comes as no surprise to Vickie Cammack, CEO of Tyze and Al Etmanski, Tyze-affiliated PLAN Consultant. Together, they have developed a proven process to help people develop networks of support and… Read more »

Vickie Cammack Presents Tyze in Portugal

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Organizations in Portugal, as in much of Europe, are looking for new ways to provide care for their aging and increasingly isolated populations. One of the organizations leading the search for innovative solutions is Cisco. Cisco’s leadership in delivering care to an aging population led them to work with the Association of Portuguese Telecom Providers,… Read more »