Marc Freedman, the CEO & President of Encore.org, is a renowned social entrepreneur, thought leader and writer. Under Marc’s leadership, Encore.org has pioneered innovative programs and sparked a growing movement in the United States and beyond to tap the talent and experience of people past midlife as a human resource for solving our most vexing social problems.
About Marc Freedman
by Marc Freedman
Summer’s here. What are you reading?
I’m no fan of bugs and heat, and I’m not great at rest and relaxation, but I do love baseball […]
Generation to Generation: Encore.org New Campaign to Unite Generations, Support Youth
When we launched Encore.org some 18 years ago, I remember talking about the day, sometime in the future, when 10,000 […]
The Mentoring Moment
In a new blog post for the Harvard Business Review, Eisner Foundation CEO Trent Stamp and I wonder if life […]
Marc's Speaking Engagements
Marc is a prominent public speaker and media commentator. See below for a few video samples. To book Marc as a speaker, or for an interview, please contact Encore.org VP for Strategic Communications, Marci Alboher.
United Nations International Day of Older Persons Celebration 2017 (1:01)
October 5, 2017
“How to live forever”: TEDx San Francisco Salon (18:41)
July 22, 2017
Monday*: Second Career (3:53)
May – June, 2017
Making the Most of the Longevity Revolution (54:46)
June 8, 2016, Cleveland, OH
Koerber Foundation Talk with Marc Freedman (3:40)
April 7, 2016, Berlin, Germany
Books by Marc Freedman
Encore.org CEO and President Marc Freedman has authored four books providing the intellectual foundation for the nationwide encore movement.
In his most recent –The Big Shift: Navigating the New Stage Beyond Midlife – Freedman says it is an urgent social imperative that we leverage the windfall of talent entering the “encore” stage of life to create a better world for future generations.
Learn more about The Big Shift and Marc’s other books, including Encore: Finding Work That Matters in the Second Half of Life.
For interviews or speaking requests for Marc Freedman
Contact Marci Alboher, Vice President, Strategic Communications