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Published on Wed, 10/03/2018 by The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Travelers Canada Poll: Millennials More Vocal About Distracted Driving

Travelers Canada Poll: Millennials More Vocal About Distracted Driving

 

The Travelers Institute brings its Every Second Matters™ distracted driving campaign to Canadian university students

CALGARY, Alberta /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - The Travelers Institute, the public policy division of The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Published on Mon, 09/24/2018 by Concordia University

First Engineering Faculty in Canada Named after a Woman: Business Leader Gina Cody Donates $15 Million to Concordia University

First Engineering Faculty in Canada Named after a Woman: Business Leader Gina Cody Donates $15 Million to Concordia University

Gift to establish Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science will improve access to education, fund research and inspire a new generation

Published on Mon, 09/24/2018 by Wipro

‘Spirit of Wipro’ Run 2018 Held in 125 Cities across 34 countries

‘Spirit of Wipro’ Run 2018 Held in 125 Cities across 34 countries

TORONTO & BANGALORE, India, September 24, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today organized the 13th edition of the ‘Spirit of Wipro’ Run in 125 cities across 34 countries. Several thousands of Wipro employees, their friends and families, alumni, customers, partners and suppliers came together for the Run.

Published on Mon, 09/24/2018 by Internet Society

Indigenous Connectivity Summit to Address Need for Affordable and Sustainable Internet Access

Indigenous Connectivity Summit to Address Need for Affordable and Sustainable Internet Access

INUVIK, Northwest Territories, September 24, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - More than two years after the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) declared broadband Internet a basic right for Canadians, many Indigenous communities still can’t access the regulator’s minimum service requirements.

Published on Mon, 09/24/2018 by Great Clips, Inc.

Nose Creek Middle School Receives ‘Truck Load’ of School Supplies from Monster Jam® & Great Clips®

Nose Creek Middle School Receives ‘Truck Load’ of School Supplies from Monster Jam® & Great Clips®

Salon brand, @GreatClips and partner, @MonsterJam, surprises Calgary school with $5,000 worth of school supplies.

CALGARY, Alberta, September 24, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - On September 13, 2018, Nose Creek Middle School students received a MONSTER surprise — $5,000 worth of school supplies donated by Great Clips, Inc.® and Monster Jam®. The big reveal took place outside of Nose Creek School and gathered together the school’s more than 920 students.

Published on Wed, 09/19/2018 by Capgemini

Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Chooses Capgemini to Partner on Strategic Systems Renewal

Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Chooses Capgemini to Partner on Strategic Systems Renewal

End-to-end digital transformation will use Guidewire Core and Digital products

PARIS & WINNIPEG, Manitoba & FOSTER CITY, Calif., September 19, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company, the largest Canadian Property and Casualty Mutual insurer, has retained Capgemini to guide their Strategic Systems Renewal program to its completion. The program employs Core and Digital products from Guidewire Software, Inc.

Published on Mon, 09/17/2018 by Macquarie Group

Macquarie Group Launches $A50 Million Philanthropic Award to Mark Its 50th Anniversary in 2019

Macquarie Group Launches $A50 Million Philanthropic Award to Mark Its 50th Anniversary in 2019

NEW YORK, September 17, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Macquarie Group today announced the Macquarie 50th Anniversary Award, a $A50 million ($US36 million1) philanthropic commitment, to initiate or build on bold ideas to address social need.

“Supporting the communities in which we live and work has been an important part of Macquarie’s activities since our inception in 1969”

It is expected to be awarded to five non-profit organizations ($A10 million each) over a five-year period to fund projects globally that will have a lasting community benefit. The winners will be selected by the Macquarie Group Foundation who will also manage the program.

Published on Thu, 09/13/2018 by Top Hat

Top Hat Announces Scholarship to Recognize Innovative Teaching Practices and Celebrate Student Leadership, Growth and Success

Top Hat Announces Scholarship to Recognize Innovative Teaching Practices and Celebrate Student Leadership, Growth and Success

To make higher education more affordable, Top Hat has officially launched the Top Hat Scholarship. Profs can nominate students for 1 of 5 scholarships with a total prize value of $100,000USD per year.

Top Hat is offering five scholarships to students with a combined annual prize value of $100,000 USD

Top Hat Scholarship exemplifies Top Hat’s mission to support innovative educators
who are supporting student success through innovative teaching and active learning

Published on Thu, 09/13/2018 by RecycleSmart

RecycleSmart Ranks 12th on the 2018 Growth 500

RecycleSmart Ranks 12th on the 2018 Growth 500

“This award recognizes the hard work and dedication from our team to provide exceptional service. Our drive to innovate is a constant corporate value with several new technology innovations being rolled out in 2019 to our customers across Canada.”

Canada’s industry-leading smart waste and recycling services provider recognized for rapid growth

RICHMOND, British Columbia /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - Canadian Business and Maclean’s today ranked RecycleSmart 12th on the 30th annual Growth 500 list, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth.
Published on Wed, 09/12/2018 by PRØHBTD Media

PRØHBTD Accelerates Growth with Two Office Openings in Canada

PRØHBTD Accelerates Growth with Two Office Openings in Canada

Cannabis Lifestyle Media and Brand Platform Expands Operations to Toronto and Vancouver

LA-based cannabis lifestyle media and brand platform PRØHBTD has opened new offices in Toronto and Vancouver. The offices will lead the company’s growth strategy in Canada ahead of the legalization of the recreational cannabis market on October 17.

TORONTO, September 12, 2018 /COMMUNITYWIRE/ - PRØHBTD, the leading cannabis lifestyle media and brand platform, recently opened new offices in Toronto and Vancouver. The first international expansion beyond PRØHBTD’s primary Los Angeles headquarters, the two offices will lead the company’s growth strategy in Canada in advance of the country’s legalization of the recreational cannabis market on October 17.

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