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SBWC to train women-led startups to pitc...

Sharjah 24: The Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), an affiliate of NAMA Women Advancement, calls on its members to seize a golden opportunity to secure funding for their unique ideas by participating in SBWC Pearl Quest, one of the most large pitch funds that are open to women founders and entrepreneurs in the United Arab […]

ST Singaporean of the Year 2021: helping...

SINGAPORE – Mr. John Cheng takes over. As chairman of the Feed 9 Billion open innovation platform, he hopes to find a sustainable solution to feed the world’s population, which is expected to reach nine billion by 2050. The 39-year-old founder of Innovate 360, a food start-up accelerator, supports local businesses and helps them grow. […]

Meet the eight startups advancing innova...

AI is one of the most disruptive technologies the world knows about today. With a number of applications in big data, computer vision, natural language processing, etc., technology is revolutionizing businesses, industries and people’s lives. It creates jobs, contributes to economic dynamism, spurs innovation, generates competition, cuts costs, creates new industries and much more – […]

Make IT in Oradea: the organization firs...

Make IT in Oradea, a public-private partnership aimed at accelerating the development of the startup ecosystem in Oradea, in western Romania, has offered a first funding round of 50,000 euros to the local technology startup OptiOffer. OptiOffer is a supplier-to-reseller (SRP) platform focused on business-to-business transactions, managing quotes and electronic catalogs. It connects suppliers and […]

Chase Community Branch to Empower Black ...

By Edward Henderson | California Black Media Alphonso “Tucky” Blunt, owner of an Oakland marijuana store called Blunts and Moore, says his business is located in the same zip code where he was arrested for illegally selling weed in 2004 . Now that he’s legit in the business – he opened his store just over […]

Cisco and NASSCOM Foundation Congratulat...

Previous story: Suresh Mansharamani – India’s Top Coach and Sales Coach 2021 IMBC Awards Cisco and NASSCOM Foundation Congratulate Top 10 Entrepreneurial Startup Ideas for Cisco thingQbator Program Posted on December 17, 2021 The initiative aims to foster innovation and nurture the mindset of an entrepreneur in students by allowing them to use relevant technologies. […]

Colorado Rural Accelerator Provides Exce...

SCAPE offers mentoring, education and access to financing for businesses looking to grow. Executive Director, Elisabeth Marais, has built a business creation program and a network of mentors since 2013, in addition to management of the best performing investment funds, which have generated high returns for local investors and is a leader in the growth […]

We Founder Circle invests in 30 start-up...

Over 500 offers reviewed by over 2,000 angel investor communities on the platform We Founder Circle (WFC), a founders-led startup investment platform, has successfully invested in 30 startups across 10 industries in its first year of operation. The platform was able to facilitate a total fund worth USD 12 million through investment transactions. Unlike other […]

Raptors Fred VanVleet became a mentor fo...

Usually the most difficult and frustrating trips are the most rewarding. This has been the Scottie Barnes experience for Fred VanVleet this season. It’s like, come on man, you have all the physical and talented gifts in the world, let’s put it all together. What are we waiting for? But VanVleet, the leader of the […]

AZA Finance African Women’s Leadership P

The nine-month training program will include activities such as group coaching sessions, group mentoring sessions with Azawatus – self-coaching exercises – and online challenges. Monthly activities will include a two-hour group coaching or mentoring session every first Tuesday of the month, a self-coaching exercise or challenge, and a 15-minute online check-in each month on the […]