How Rocio Garcia soared, crashed, burned and rose like a sphinx as the Queen of Jeans

How Rocio Garcia soared, crashed, burned and rose like a sphinx as the Queen of Jeans

Venezuelan-born Rocio Garcia had everything going as far as her Canadian dream was concerned. Highly respected in her field, brilliant and with boundless optimism that is borne out of a supreme level of self-confidence and skill sets, the only direction the computer whiz’s career curve pointed was upwards. And even in a career that seemed to be always on the fast lane, a part of her still kept track of the latest in fashion, and kept revisiting her childhood skill sets in sewing and stitching, a fond vocation imparted from her mother, in Venezuela. And then, right in the middle of living her Canadian dream,  it went on a tailspin, …Tell Me More »

Teen girls in entrepreneurship at Girls Going Places® Conference in New York

Teen girls in entrepreneurship at Girls Going Places® Conference in New York

More than 100 teen girls, ages 12 through 18, from New York City area schools will attend the Girls Going Places® Entrepreneurship Conference on October 8, presented by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), New York, in partnership with Wealth Advisory Group LLC. According to Guardian’s recent survey of the 2010 Girls Going Places ® Award Program applicants, three out of four girls participating in the program plan to pursue business ownership as a career, and more than half of the award applicants say they are driven to run their own business by the desire to be independent. …Tell Me More »

Fusing safety and style to give chicks on wheels the much needed chic look

Fusing safety and style to give chicks on wheels the much needed chic look

Mounting traffic chaos and limited parking space has increased the demand for two-wheelers from households that can afford or actually do own a car. Furthermore, with increasing women working population, changing social philosophy the penetration of two-wheelers in target population has increased significantly during last one decade especially in urban areas. …Tell Me More »

KRAFT creates a new online place to LOL with ‘Phe-MOM-enal’ comedian Anita Renfroe !

KRAFT creates a new online place to LOL with ‘Phe-MOM-enal’ comedian Anita Renfroe !

The diva of estrogen-powered comdey has found herself a new avenue to make you laugh out loud, with “You Gotta LOL,” a hilarious new online video series brought to you by Kraft Foods and featuring comedian Anita Renfroe. …Tell Me More »

Anna Mracek Dietrich  will help you make that transition from a car to a car that flies

Anna Mracek Dietrich will help you make that transition from a car to a car that flies

Terrafugia flying car

One first thoughts, you might just think its audacious, but, one look at Transition® would make way for awe-inspiring, especially when it comes to the determination that powered a simple idea into fruition. To put it simply,  Anna Mracek Dietrich  hopes to see you flying to work everyday, for starters. Her  company Terrafugia (ter-ra-FOO-gee-ah) has successfully constructed, tested and certified a working model of a car that flies. …Tell Me More »

Marvell co-founder Weili Dai named 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year

Marvell co-founder Weili Dai named 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year

Marvell’s co-founder, Weili Dai, has been named the 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Hua Yuan Science and Technology Association (HYSTA), a prominent industry organization aimed at fostering closer U.S. – China business relationships. …Tell Me More »

Paige Brown’s Tripeezy gets going, powered by Start Up Chile

Paige Brown’s Tripeezy gets going, powered by Start Up Chile

The Start-Up Chile initiative by the Chilean Government to attract world-class early stage entrepreneurs to launch their businesses in Chile is powering up and the first three are on board. Three successful applicants who were amongst the 25 that have undergone a highly competitive screening process overseen by an advisory board headed by some of Silicon Valley’s most respected experts in entrepreneurship, innovation and venture capitalism have landed in Chile, in all probability, the pioneers and the agents of change that will bring about the next wave of prosperity in the Chilean society. …Tell Me More »

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