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2013-12-05 23:24:32

Dr. Joyce Cacho, a New York-based consultant to private equity firms seeking international growth through sustainable agricultural development, has been named a Fellow by the National Association of Corporate Directors. Dr. Cacho is well-known in the U.S. and international corporate banking, nutrition and agribusiness industries, and currently serves on the boards of two global organizations building sustainable food systems in disadvantaged countries through private equity investment....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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