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2013-10-02 23:31:10

Moran will work closely with Founder and CEO Gerald Chertavian; role of President created to lead and manage Year Up’s continued growth and guide the organization to performance excellence Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Year Up announced today the appointment of Garrett Moran in the newly created position of President, effective October 28th. As President, Moran will report to Year Up’s Founder and CEO, Gerald Chertavian and will be directly accountable for all elements of Year...

2013-09-17 23:31:39

“A Night at the Huxley” Event to Provide Resources and Networks for Disadvantaged Young Adults Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Major businesses, media, and local celebrities are supporting Year Up National Capital Region’s innovative and effective program to increase career opportunities and wages for disadvantaged young adults during “A Night at The Huxley,” an exciting event taking place at The Huxley, 1730 M Street NW, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Nelson Enterprise...

2013-08-13 23:22:26

One of the several events facilitated by Southwest Airlines, Alumni Summit will bring together year up graduates on October 17th. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Continuing its support of Year Up’s mission to close the Opportunity Divide, Southwest Airlines has committed to donate plane tickets for graduates traveling to the second annual Year Up Alumni Summit in Boston, October 17-19. This donation is one of several that Southwest Airlines has made since 2012, allowing Year Up...

2013-07-12 23:19:17

Ms. Stubblefield to Join Year Up CEO and Keynote Speaker Gerald Chertavian at United Way of Greater Atlanta’s Be Greater Conference for Community Engagement Today Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Widely recognized as one of the most effective and innovative workforce development programs in the United States, Year Up announced today the appointment of Belinda Stubblefield as the Executive Director of its Atlanta site. She officially assumed her new role on July 1, 2013. With more...

2012-08-31 23:00:48

Year Up partners with Miami Dade College to offer effective, scalable program closely linked to labor market demand. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2012 Addressing the critical role of community colleges in creating pathways to careers for young adults, Year Up announced the launch of its Professional Training Corps. (PTC) program at Miami Dade College, with classes beginning this week. Miami Dade College (MDC) has more than 174,000 students and is the largest institution of higher education...

2011-06-30 14:30:00

Year Up Founder and CEO Gerald Chertavian to Lead Discussion on Workforce Development and Disadvantaged Youth BOSTON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Year Up outlined an economic empowerment Commitment to Action focused on the creation of a nationwide program called the Professional Training Corps (PTC) today at Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America. The conference, hosted by President Bill Clinton, is the first CGI meeting focused on driving job creation and growth in the...

2010-05-17 08:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CA World -- CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced key nonprofit partners including Boys & Girls Clubs of America, HOPE Foundation and Year Up will participate in CA World 2010, May 16-20, 2010 at the MGM Mirage's Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. CA World 2010 offers attendees an open forum to discover how to best use current and emerging technologies to help drive business success. At the same time, CA will share its innovative vision...

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