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2013-12-23 23:21:47

Moon Express' privately funded space telescope will be launched to the Moon in a pioneering experiment to democratize access to space exploration. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 The ILO-X telescope uses innovative optical and imaging technology, combined with advanced software and micro-miniaturized electronics. The result is with a device the same size as a large shoe box which weighs around 5 pounds which is capable of delivering deep space pictures of objects inside and...

2012-08-10 23:00:28

Lorna Kleidman, three-time kettlebell champion, responds to an article on The Huffington Post regarding the incredible journey Olympic athletes undergo and their admirable perseverance. Kleidman replies with the belief that everyone is capable of achieving greatness. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 August 10th, 2012, Lorna Kleidman, creator of the kettlebell fitness system KettleX, comments an article published on The Huffington Post that recognizes the hard work of Olympic athletes and...

2011-06-28 08:50:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Singularity University's founders, Ray Kurzweil and Dr. Peter H. Diamandis are pleased to announce Naveen Jain, Founder/CEO of Intelius and Founder/ Chairman of Moon Express, to their Board of Trustees. He was selected for his firm belief that there are no global problems that cannot be solved through creative thinking and disruptive technology. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110405/SF77611) "Naveen's entrepreneurial...

2011-06-27 09:03:00

MISSOULA, Mont., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology pioneer, philanthropist and visionary Naveen Jain, CEO of Intelius, continued his commitment to education by selecting five high school student winners of the Intelius Essay Contest. The winners were surprised last Friday night when Naveen Jain awarded them $1,000 scholarships at the Adventures of the Mind Mentoring Summit. Student essay winners won in the categories of Science, Education, Space, and Social Media. Jain stated:...

2011-06-17 10:25:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Naveen Jain, CEO, Intelius today announced the selection of two exemplary women as Intelius Scholars to participate at Singularity University's Graduate Program on full scholarship. Mr. Jain noted that the women were selected due to their "extraordinary achievements in fostering growth and prosperity for those in need." Singularity University accepts 80 highly credentialed students for its Graduate Studies Program. The competition is...

2011-04-26 08:47:00

NEW YORK, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech pioneer and philanthropist Naveen Jain was awarded the prestigious Light of India Business Leadership Award for his visionary entrepreneurship, The Times Group announced today. "NRIs have always been one of the reasons for which India has been shining," says Avijit Nanda, President of TimesofMoney. "Having catered to this community with our Remit2India service, it is only logical for us to create a platform to recognize these shining lights,...

2011-04-05 14:14:00

NEW YORK, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Naveen Jain shared with colleagues at the annual Explorers Club Awards Dinner in New York that he is Co-Founder and Chairman of Moon Express, Inc., winner of a $10M NASA commercial lunar contract and a leading contender for the $30M Google Lunar X PRIZE. Why is Naveen reaching for the Moon? He explained, "This is an extremely exciting project as Moon exploration is vital to solving Earth's present and future resource problems." (Photo:...

2011-02-28 08:00:00

NEW YORK and BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelius, a leading information commerce company, today announced recipients of the 2011 Intelius Entrepreneurship Awards at the Kairos Global Summit. The annual awards are designed to recognize exceptional entrepreneurs behind student-founded companies in the following categories: international, marketing, social impact, sustainability and technology. As part of the 2011 Kairos Global Summit, the awards were presented by...

2009-08-21 08:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Naveen Jain, Founder and CEO of Intelius - a Bellevue-based company that empowers more than 10 million consumers and businesses with information to make intelligent decisions - has been selected to speak at the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) Economic, Business and Development Conference, taking place August 20-23 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York. Jain will speak on the topic of the Indian Diaspora in the Emerging Global...


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