It’s Published!

Elisa’s first book was published by New Society Publishers this May.  Stay tuned for updates on her book tour and publicity events

In the Business of Change profiles social entrepreneurs who are tackling social and environmental challenges in their communities and across the globe. Part storytelling, part lessons learned, this book will inspire, motivate and offer tools and tips to those looking to join the growing community of changemakers around the world.


A respected journalist with a niche in social impact, Elisa is the co-founder, editor-in-chief and publisher of SEE Change Magazine. Her byline has appeared in The National Post, The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Zoomer, Elle and other publications. Read more


A seasoned communicator, speaker and consultant, Elisa has been helping businesses and people tell their story more effectively for greater impact for over 15 years. Learn more 

Elisa Birnbaum

Author, Journalist, Speaker

Elisa has an extensive portfolio as a senior journalist and writer. She’s also a recognized producer, consultant and storyteller of social entrepreneurship and social change.   Learn More


Fireside Chat at the Centre for Social Innovation

On May 30, Toronto+Acumen and the Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) hosted a fireside chat with Elisa Birnbaum to talk...

Podcast Interview with Tony Loyd

In this episode of the highly acclaimed Social Entrepreneur podcast, hosted by Tony Loyd, Elisa speaks about her new book,...

Book Signing Event at Buy Good Feel Good Expo

Elisa signing books at the Buy Good Feel Good expo this May