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2014-06-10 23:10:10

New Distribution Partnership Signals Significant Focus on Emerging Mobile and Tablet Payment Systems Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 POS Portal, a U.S. based leading provider of hardware and software point of sale solutions, has partnered with Powa Technologies to bring the PowaPOS Mobile and Tablet Point of Sale platform to the merchants served by the payments and point of sale software industries. Recent forecasts from ABI research suggest that by 2019, Mobile Point of Sale (mPOS)...

2014-06-10 23:05:23

Announcement made as part of Global Accelerator held at the United Nations to explore intersection of entrepreneurship and global development. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Today, the United Nations Foundation introduced Michael Dell as the Foundation’s Global Advocate for Entrepreneurship. The announcement was made at the Global Accelerator, a gathering of top entrepreneurs and UN leaders seeking creative approaches accelerating progress on global development goals. In attendance...

2014-06-10 08:31:20

Nomination marks 2nd year in a row James Edwards will represent Southern California's leading emergency physician's group as a finalist MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernst & Young LLP has announced that James ("Jamey") Edwards, CEO of Emergent Medical Associates, Southern California's leading emergency physician's group, was named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(®) 2014 program in the Greater Los Angeles region. The award...

2014-06-05 12:22:03

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernst & Young (EY) today announced that CEO Jonathan Ord of DealerSocket is EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) 2014 Award in Orange County. 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. Jonathan Ord was selected as a winner from nearly 80 finalists by a panel of independent...

2014-06-04 23:06:43

The Entrepreneur-in-Residence program at SDSM&T started in 2012 has become the recipe for success, leading university startup companies to win the prestigious Governor’s Giant Vision Award for two consecutive years. This year’s winner, Nanofiber Separations, LLC, founded in 2011, won not only the Giant Vision’s $20,000 first-place prize, competing against companies statewide, but was also recently awarded a $709,849 Small Business Innovation Research grant by the National Science...

2014-06-04 20:21:27

SAN DIEGO, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- EmpoweredEzine.com is an article directory where potential business owners and experienced entrepreneurs can share ideas, experiences and up to date information regarding the latest trends in business and self-employment. The website's motto "Where knowledge equals power!" sums up the goal of each featured article, as Empowered Ezine continues to strive to empower those who are brave enough to step out and do their best to make their business...

2014-06-03 23:09:09

Srinivas Mantripragada and Geoffrey Woo Join VC Firm To Help Build the Next Wave of Great Companies Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Silicon Valley venture capital firm Foundation Capital has added two new entrepreneurs-in-residence, Srinivas Mantripragada and Geoffrey Woo. Foundation Capital’s Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) program allows successful entrepreneurs from different backgrounds to hone their ideas and expertise under the guidance of seasoned venture capital partners....

2014-06-03 23:01:03

Prestigious National Award Recognizes Rogers As a Groundbreaking Leader and Innovator for Her Work in Finance and Technology Vancouver, B.C. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Shannon Rogers, President & General Counsel for Global Relay, was presented with the 2014 Sara Kirke Award for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the 29th Annual CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards Gala Dinner for 2014. This award recognizes her entrepreneurial work in technology and contributions to Global...

2014-06-01 23:03:08

Entrepreneur's Magazine elected ARCBAZAR as one of the most innovative American companies of 2014. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Entrepreneur's Magazine elected ARCBAZAR as one of the most innovative American companies of 2014. Every year, Entrepreneur's Magazine lists the 100 hot American companies to follow and that have distinguished themselves by their ideas, innovation, or technology. Companies "that have amazed us with their unique solutions to common problems...

2014-05-30 23:03:21

Industry Rockstar, a recognized leader in global business training, has opened registration for a complimentary 1-day Business Accelerator Workshop being held in Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, June 28, 2014. Cape Coral, FL (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Industry Rockstar, a recognized leader in global business training, has opened registration for a complimentary 1-day Business Accelerator Workshop being held in Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, June 28, 2014. Founded in 2006 by Kane Minkus, Industry...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'