The Power Behind Limitless OpportunitiesMeet the Vita Global team who Is bringing you a unique client experience.
How You Fit Into The Vita Global Vision
Vita Global is a Certified B Corporation®.
Simply, we exist to be a force for good. As such, we are mindful of our impact on our local community, the environment, and society at large!
As a Social Impact Advisory Company, our goal is to promote using business as a social good to entrepreneurs around the globe.
We believe you can increase your bottom line in a framework where Social performance is JUST as important as Profits. Simon Sinek, a prominent motivational speaker says, “People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe.”
Vita Global is leading the movement to connect humanity with business. We not only want to be the best IN the world; we want to be the best FOR the world.” – B Lab®
Vita Global is a Washington, D.C. based Social Impact Advisory Firm founded by Colleen Dyble and Portland A Reed.
Meet Your Team Of Professionals
Colleen Dyble, Founder & Principal of Global Solutions
The essence of life for an entrepreneur is when his or her passion meets the world’s greatest need.
– C. Dyble
Colleen grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is bilingual in Spanish, and offers 15+ years of experience developing viable and sustainable solutions to poverty alleviation through international development projects. Colleen spearheaded the process for Vita Global to become a Certified B Corporation® and is now a leader in the Certified B Corporation® revolution in the state of Virginia and more broadly.
She contributes to shaping the next generation of entrepreneurs, particularly women who are in-tune with the deep needs of the world, motivated by a purpose greater than themselves, driven by values, and engaged in using their businesses to collaborate with others to create a better life in the world around them.
Colleen earned an M.A. from George Mason University in International Commerce and Policy and a B.A. from the University of Puget Sound in International Political Economy (minor in Spanish).
Portland A Reed, Co-Founder & Head of Global Solutions
It’s not enough to touch lives; we must help to change lives.
– C. Beck
Portland grew up near Seattle, Washington and has 15 years of experience equipping both startups and established organizations with innovative tools to manage and grow their businesses. Portland uses her strong tax, financial, and legal background to assist entrepreneurs in fulfilling their dreams.
Co-leading Vita Global’s process for achieving Certified B Corporation® status brought a new layer of vision to Portland’s work, and she is excited to now help others to join the movement to bring humanity to business, by guiding them in the B Corp certification process. Just as she has helped Vita Global to do, Portland thrives by helping organizations integrate their values with their business, or as she says, their “whole selves” with their profession.
Portland earned a J.D. from the University of Illinois Law School, with an emphasis in tax & securities, and a B.A. in Political Science (minor in Economics) from the University of Puget Sound.
John Shabaan Jr, Google Cloud Specialist
John is from Nairobi, Kenya, is trilingual in English, French, and Kiswahili, with 10+ years of experience providing IT solutions to companies and organizations. He is an operations and enterprise solutions expert, who is contracted with Google to offer their cloud-based applications for business. In this capacity, he manages customer deployments which include data migration, tackle systems integration, user training and best practices.
John is aware of the highly dynamic and complex business world and seeks to partner with businesses interested in 21st century web-based solutions. His experience is in creating processes and adapting platforms to improve operational efficiency in organizations.
John obtained his B.A. in economics from the University of Alberta in Canada (Augustana Faculty) with a minor in Fine Arts. He is currently pursuing his M.B.A in Strategic Management from USIU-Africa.