Kauffman launches program to beef up KC microlending

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation made a $1.2 million investment in a new microfinance pilot program that it hopes will give Kansas City-area businesses more and better access to small-dollar loans......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Honolulu Zoo launches sponsorship program more than two years after it became legal

The Honolulu Zoo launched its sponsorship program Friday, more than two years after the law granting this partnership has been in place. The zoo’s program is made possible through Bill 25, which was passed in 2015. The bill allows for public-private.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 19th, 2018

Sound familiar? Burger King launches quarter pound burger

Burger King is looking to start a beef with McDonald's by launching its own quarter-pound burger......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 18th, 2018

Triad university launches online international business program

UNC-Greensboro’s Bryan School of Business and Economics will now offer an online master’s degree program in international business.  The program is focused on organizational behavior and cross-cultural management and will accept its first class .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2018

Lyft Partners With Brewery on Beer That Comes With Discount Rides

The program launches on Jan. 18. Next up from ride-share comp.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 11th, 2018

Russia Launches Development Of World"s 1st Fifth-Generation Submarine

Authored by Andrei Akulov via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to sign the State Armament Program fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 3rd, 2018

Burger company launches blockchain rewards program

Chanticleer Holdings, the owner of a number of burger restaurants including some Hooters restaurants, said on Tuesday it will begin offering its customer rewards program on blockchain technology......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 2nd, 2018

Burger company launches blockchain rewards program, stock soars

The blockchain craze has made it to hamburgers and chicken wings......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 2nd, 2018

Year in Review 2017: Medical cannabis industry finally launches in Maryland

Maryland’s medical cannabis industry has been half a decade in the making, and is now finally open. Four years after a state-based medical marijuana program was legalized, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission finally started handing out pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2017

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak launches ‘Woz U’ tech school

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak this week launched Woz U, an online, tech-focused education program owned by a private, for-profit school based in Texas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2017

AZ Founder Institute launches to help aspiring entrepreneurs

The Arizona Founder Institute has launched to help aspiring entrepreneurs with training, mentorship and an expert network to build a global company in the state. The once-a-week program allows entrepreneurs — even those with just an idea, to te.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

Filling the gap: Highmark Health launches Leadership Acceleration Program

To help nurture talent from the inside, the program will prepare students coming straight out of college for future leadership roles......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 23rd, 2017

Bikeshare Hawaii launches Adopt-a-Biki program

The program allows organizations or individuals to place a personalized inscription on a bike for a donation of $1,000......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 22nd, 2017

Iolani School launches new programs to bolster educational tourism in Hawaii

Iolani School is launching educational tourism initiatives targeted at bringing in international students during the school year as it prepares to reinstate its boarding program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

Snapchat Launches ESPN SportsCenter Program on its Platform

Snap (SNAP) launches ESPN's SportsCenter on messaging app, Snapchat in a bid to expand user base and engagement. Per a recent article by TechCrunch, Snap Inc.’s SNAP messaging appli.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 14th, 2017

2U, Inc. Beats Expectations, Accelerates Program Launches (Again)

After yet another impressive quarter, the online education platform leader isn't slowing down anytime soon......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 8th, 2017

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Restaurant leaving former Penguin site; New bike-share program launches; Big shift for Charlotte council

In local news: Changes are in store yet again for a storied piece of property in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood. Charlotte magazine reports that Comida, the restaurant that opened in March 2016 in the building once occupied by The Penguin Drive-In, i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2017

Underwriters Laboratories launches wellness certification

UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories Inc.), says it has developed the first certification program that verifies products’ compliance with the WELL Building Standard. The certification will signal to architects, designers, an.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 7th, 2017

SICSA launches satellite cat program

SICSA Pet Adoption Center — in the process of relocating to a larger facility — is launching a new effort to assist felines in the Dayton region. SICSA has chosen three locations as pilot sites for its Satellite Cat Program. These locations .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2017

City launches first large-grade solar program at NYCHA

The de Blasio Administration this week launched its first large-scale solar program at NYCHA,. The progra.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 20th, 2017

Pipeline celebrates funding boost from Kauffman Foundation

Pipeline Inc. is celebrating a funding boost that will help it thrive for years to come. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation awarded the entrepreneurial fellowship program a challenge grant, which will provide as much as $2.087 million in matchi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017