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

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

Hawaii launches online application for workforce tax credit

The Hawaii Department of Labor and Industrial Relations said applications for the Workforce Opportunity Tax Credit are now available online. The federal program makes tax credits available to employers who hire veterans and individuals with signi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2017

Facebook Journalism Project launches media literacy lab at ASU

Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Facebook Journalism Project has launched News Co/Lab, a program created to help the public better understand and engage with news. "The launch of News Co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2017

Target launches curbside pickup program at 50 Twin Cities stores

Twin Cities shoppers now have the option to make a Target run without leaving their cars. Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced Monday that it had launched its curbside pickup program, Drive Up, at 50 stores throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2017

Chicago group launches program for minority and millennial entrepreneurs

Future Founders, a youth startup accelerator based out of 1871, is known for cultivating tech and startup talent from children and teens. But now, the nonprofit is planning to work with millennial-aged entrepreneurs as well. Chicago Inno has learned tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2017

College cold one: Trocaire launches beer-based program

The five-course Brewing, Distilling and Fermentation Science program will be led by Brian Barrows. It will seek to connect people to a professional pathway in the craft beer industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2017

North Korea launches trio of missiles

Pyongyang launched three short-range ballistic missiles after being praised by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for showing "restraint" in its weapons program. CNN's Will Ripley reports from inside North Korea......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnAug 26th, 2017

Hawaii launches new credit-based internship program in robotics work for college students

Hawaii's state-funded aerospace agency, Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems, has launched a new credit-based internship program for students at the Big Island's Hawaii Community College to gain high-tech skills. The state De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2017

TD Ameritrade launches Facebook chatbot

TD Ameritrade has launched an automated program that can communicate with the brokerage's customers on Facebook's messaging application......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 22nd, 2017

Kroger launches home delivery in Southwest Ohio

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has launched its own home delivery service in Southwest Ohio for the first time. It began a pilot program at two local stores, in Sharonville and in Whitewater Township on the West Side, Kroger spokeswoman Patty Leesemann told.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2017

Kroger launches home delivery in Greater Cincinnati

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has launched its own home delivery service in Greater Cincinnati for the first time. It began a pilot program at two local stores, in Sharonville and in Whitewater Township on the West Side, Kroger spokeswoman Patty Leesemann told.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2017

Ousted Fox News host Bill O'Reilly launches online news show

After being fired from Fox News, former host Bill O'Reilly has launched his own daily online news program, building upon his “No Spin News” podcast. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 10th, 2017

Pizza Hut launches loyalty program, Hut Rewards

Pizza Hut, a Yum Brands Inc. chain, said Tuesday that it is launching a loyalty program, Hut Rewards, that offers points for every dollar spent online. A medium pizza can be earned at 200 points, a large at 250 po.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2017