This Roundtable on B Corps and responsible businesses is a cross-sector dialogue between businesses, government, academia and students to understand how the B Corp certification and the Benefit Corporation legislation can fuel economic development in New Mexico. The Roundtable is relevant for businesses in New Mexico and Colorado actively seeking B Corp certification, businesses interested in responsible business practices, even if they are not actively seeking B Corp certification, investment firms interested in impact investing, business association leaders, government leaders, students and faculty interested in supporting business as a force for good. We will hear from thought leaders about the opportunities and challenges in the B Corp certification and responsible business practices. As well, we have organized hands-on workshop sessions delivered by a variety of experts and catering to diverse interests from research on responsible business to baking in impact in a new venture.