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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:53:00 EST
(image) BOSTON, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Now is again the time to draw upon our most courageous selves," Anita Hill told a sold-out audience of 11,000 at the 12th annual Massachusetts Conference for Women on Thursday, December 8th. "So…we can say we did everything in our...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:00:00 ESTGREAT NECK, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation's Sexual Assault and Harassment Task Force today released an interim report that summarizes findings from an ongoing study, conducted by Self Solutions, investigating culture...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:22:00 EST
(image) LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Loyola Marymount University surprised three local high school girls in The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment Mentorship Program each with the LMU/Women in Entertainment scholarship, a full-ride, four-year scholarship to attend...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:27:00 EST
(image) WASHINGTON, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The European Union (E.U.), with 28 member nations and 500 million people, will prohibit the use of dental amalgam in children under 16 and in pregnant and breastfeeding women effective July 1, 2018. The biggest controversy in dentistry,...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:00:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Give a little self indulgence to the single mom on your list. Worthy celebrates the single mom with a Gift Guide dedicated to the perfect gifts and experiences that a single mom can enjoy without feeling guilty or be tempted to spend or even think to...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:11:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MAVENS is a new three-episode web series about people who encourage others to shatter expectations and become more than what society traditionally permits. The first season of MAVENS tells the inspiring stories of music industry pioneer and AFROPUNK...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:22:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Reebok and brand ambassador Gigi Hadid hosted the #PerfectNever Revolution, an empowering event that challenged hundreds of women from all walks of life to come together and confront the unattainable notions and standards of perfection. A series of...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing interest from investors to allocate more capital into women owned and managed funds, coupled with public support from industry leaders, is spurring optimism for women in Alternative Investments, according to KPMG's 2016 Global Women in...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST
(image) ATLANTA, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the recent U.S. presidential election, a quarter (25 percent) of Americans either already have or plan to increase their support for nonprofits and charities, according to a new online survey commissioned by the global...
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:00:00 EST
(image) BOSTON, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ovia Health, the leading women's digital health company behind the Ovia Fertility, Pregnancy, and Parenting apps, today announced that Greg Nash has joined as Executive Vice President to lead the company's maternity and family benefits solution for...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:46:00 ESTSEATTLE, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: Z and ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced it has committed to the White House Equal Pay Pledge, which encourages U.S....
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:07:00 ESTCLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey1 shows that nearly three quarters of women (72 percent) have experienced an occasional digestive/gut issue in the past 12 months, but nearly two in three women (64 percent) aren't willing to talk about gut issues with their...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EST
(image) SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- H2O+ Beauty today announced that CEO Joy Chen has been named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award for Female Executive of the Year in the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Joy was recognized for her proven skill as a businesswom...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST
(image) AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Forté Foundation announced its new Men As Allies Initiative to help male students benefit from, and get involved in, enhancing gender equity on business school campuses and to take that experience back to the business world. The new...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST
(image) SEATTLE, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Outreach, the system of action for sales teams, today announced a bold benefits package for new parents before and after birth or adoption to provide the resources and support they need to successfully balance work and personal demands. The new policy...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:45:00 EST
(image) MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill CEO and Chairman David MacLennan today joined a diverse group of current and former CEOs and business leaders in launching the Paradigm for Parity℠ coalition, an organization committed to achieving gender parity across all levels of...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:45:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it is partnering with the Paradigm for ParitySM coalition, a movement comprised of CEOs, senior executives, board members and business academics who are committed to achieving gender parity in...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:40:00 EST
(image) HOUSTON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Water Standard, a global leader in water treatment solutions for the energy industry, is pleased to announce Amanda Brock, CEO, has been recognized as an "Innovator" in the Houston Business Journal's Women in Energy Leadership Awards. Photo - htt...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:30:00 EST
(image) DANVERS, Mass., Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report, "The High Cost of Living Longer: Women & Retirement Health Care," from HealthView Services reveals the significant cost of women's longevity, the impact on retirement savings caused by gaps in employment, and the savings...
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 EST
(image) NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, a diverse group of current and former CEOs and business leaders announced the launch of the Paradigm for ParitySM coalition, an organization committed to achieving gender parity across all levels of corporate leadership. "We are...