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2014-07-15 23:13:32

Recognized for creating new opportunities in the Global Silicon Valley. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Maven, the world’s first professional knowledge logistics platform, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched...

2014-07-10 08:24:11

DUBAI, UAE, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cine Favela Director Armando Fonseca Brings "Guerreira" by Rising Brazilian Trio Pearls Negras to Life and Captures Spirit of Favelas in Exhuberant Accompanying Short Film #FUTBOLNOW - Pepsi(R) today premiered the latest short film off the Pepsi Beats of the Beautiful Game [http://www.pepsi.com/thegame ] album in partnership with Cine Favela, a Brazilian cultural non-profit...

2014-07-09 08:35:03

TORONTO, LONDON and MUMBAI, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InfrasoftTech today announced that United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA)'s Microfinance Department, has gone live on OMNIEnterprise Microfinance Solution in four territories of its operations, automating their entire business processes, credit risk management and financial compliance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130422/610789) The Microfinance department at UNRWA wanted a highly...

2014-07-07 12:30:16

Foundation Also Announces Leadership Changes WASHINGTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grameen Foundation today announced the appointment of Nelson Mattos and Eleanor Wagner to its board of directors. It has also made key changes to its leadership team, with Hillary Miller-Wise, Camilla Nestor and Steve Wardle taking on new roles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130712/DC46632LOGO Nelson Mattos' 30-year career as a technical executive includes serving as Google's...

2014-07-02 16:24:42

DETROIT, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (Gleaners) announced today that it is making 6,000 gallons of fresh drinking water available to Detroit residents. In addition, Gleaners has secured an additional truck load of water from Nestle Waters North America and AmeriCares to make available to Detroiters who may need it. The drinking water will be available at designated Gleaners partner agencies located throughout the city. Residents...

2014-07-01 12:25:19

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual CGAP Photo Contest, which aims to highlight stand-out photography from amateurs and professionals around the world depicting financial inclusion, is now open for entries. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please visit: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7065952-cgap-2014-photo-contest-financial-inclusion http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140701/123582 Submit your entries to the 2014 CGAP Photo...

2014-07-01 08:36:06

BERLIN, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentors International [http://www.mentorsinternational.org ], a non-profit organisation that uses microenterprise, mentoring, and business training to alleviate poverty worldwide, is implementing Mambu [http://www.mambu.com ]'s cloud banking platform across its entire network, spanning five countries worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130924/642408-a ) Currently active in the Philippines, Guatemala,...

2014-06-30 23:23:28

Blue Home Loans takes a look at what home buyers have to contend with in the housing market today, and gives some help for those seeking the best mortgage scenarios. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 The housing market has been slowly recovering from the last housing bubble burst, but this progress has not gone on without some bumps along the way. The latest edition of The State Of The Nation’s Housing, by the Harvard Joint Center For Housing Studies, released this June 26th gives a...

2014-06-30 23:20:05

Kiva.org and Grameen-Jameel Microfinance Ltd. Launch “Change is in Your Hands" Campaign to Alleviate Poverty Through Entrepreneurship in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 June 30, 2014 — As the world continues to watch events of trauma, hope, conflict, innovation and resilience unfold throughout the Middle East, Kiva.org and Grameen-Jameel Microfinance Ltd. have partnered to launch “Change is in Your Hands.” The campaign...

2014-06-30 23:13:09

AIM Reports Number of High-Paying IT Jobs Continues to Grow Omaha, NE (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 In the latest research from AIM, opportunities for women in IT, Dr. Levi Thiele reports that the continued rate of demand for technical talent presents significant opportunities for women who choose to pursue careers in IT. The number of high-paying IT jobs continues to grow faster than the number of graduates who can fill them. While women earn more than half of all undergraduate degrees, women...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'