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2014-05-22 16:24:19

TOMS RIVER, N.J., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced that Chief Executive Officer, Jay Gould, of Yashi, Inc. is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) 2014 Award in the New Jersey region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Jay was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges....

2014-05-21 23:02:02

MacKeen and the other finalists will be feted at a gala celebration on June 10 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel WAKEFIELD, MA (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Dave MacKeen Jr., CEO of Eliassen Group, has been named a finalist for the Ernst & Young (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2014 Award in the New England region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their...

2014-05-21 08:25:03

IRVINE, Calif., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The gap between what-could-be and what-really-is in the world we live in has gotten that much smaller thanks to the companies featured in this year's annual "Brilliant 100" issue. The 2014 list identifies 10 industry categories and the companies in them that are several steps ahead of the mainstream business curve. "Every year, we look at the exciting new directions entrepreneurs are taking through both ultra-high-tech and brilliantly...

2014-05-20 16:22:26

PHOENIX, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Martin, co-founder and CEO of Yulex, has been named a finalist for the Ernst & Young (EY) Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award in the Mountain Desert region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Since co-founding Yulex in 2000, Martin has raised over $80 million in...

2014-05-19 23:07:05

Fund has enjoyed a 30 percent increase in membership and 100 percent increase in cashless giving including shares from DogVacay and Cloudera in last 18 months. Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The UCLA Venture Capital Fund announced today that shares from Twitter mark the twelfth liquidity event the UCLA VC Fund has realized in the last 18 months. In addition to Twitter, shares from Bigfoot Networks, Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Solar City, Amira Pharmaceuticals, and Kosmix also had...

2014-05-19 08:31:44

MIDDLEBURY, Conn., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSend, a leading U.S. electronic payment service for people who support family members in other countries, announced today that President and CEO Steve LaBella has been named a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year(TM) 2014 award in the New York region. LaBella was also a finalist for this region in 2013. The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate...

2014-05-15 23:04:18

24Hr HomeCare co-founders were selected as finalists by an independent panel of judges. Award recipients will be announced at a black-tie Awards Gala on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 24Hr HomeCare, a leading provider of nonmedical in-home care services, announced today that David Allerby, Ryan Iwamoto, and Tyner Brenneman-Slay, Co-founders of 24Hr HomeCare, have been named as finalists for the EY Entrepreneur...

2014-05-14 23:14:52

Partnership between City of Los Angeles and Kiva.org Has Accelerated Small Business Development in Los Angeles through Crowdfunded Loans to Small Business Owners and Aspiring Entrepreneurs Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Office of Economic Development and Kiva.org announced a renewed partnership committed to the success and impact of Kiva City Los Angeles today. Launched in 2012, Kiva City Los Angeles is an initiative that gives anyone a chance to...

2014-05-14 16:26:24

IRVINE, Calif., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to help those who have served in the military reach their entrepreneurial goals, Entrepreneur will launch its all-new Patriot Program in partnership with Broadview Mortgage on May 22 in Long Beach, Calif. at Entrepreneur's Winning Strategies event. The Patriot Program will provide resources and benefits to veterans specifically designed to help them grow or start a business. "We have always championed the business efforts of...

2014-05-13 20:24:56

OAKLAND, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NewSchools Venture Fund today announced that its Board of Directors has named Stacey Childress as Chief Executive Officer to lead the venture philanthropy's support of innovation in K-12 education. "Stacey brings to NewSchools a deep understanding of education entrepreneurship and innovation," said Dave Goldberg, NewSchools board member and CEO of SurveyMonkey. "But it is Stacey's track record as a bold investor in people and ideas with...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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