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Congrats to Jonathan Aberman Hottest Friend of the Entrepreneur

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Congrats to Jon for winning the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s Hottest Friend of the Entrepreneur, it is well deserved for Jon Aberman and the team over at Amplifer Ventures. It was a privilege to be nominated along with such a great group of people. It is important to support both the local startup and SME…

CEED Morocco recognized by the White House

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CEED IS BUILT OF, BY AND FOR ENTREPRENEURS CEED believes that entrepreneurship is the single best tool to support economic development and grow emerging and frontier economies. Entrepreneurs can operate anywhere, but they thrive in an ecosystem of support. CEED is an organization that we work together in many interesting locations around the world. Congrats to the CEED team…

Are Pakistan’s Women Entrepreneurs Being Served by the Microfinance Sector?

Financial services are important for women who are starting and growing a business, but in Pakistan microfinance providers (MFPs) are not reaching Pakistan’s businesswomen. Only 59 percent of microfinance clients are women, yet the majority of these loans are passed on the male members of the household – husbands, fathers, and sons. The practice of passing on…

Who’s Really Starting Companies In America

I am not sure why this is shocking, everyone has known for decades that there are more millionaires created by first generation immigrants then any other social class in the US. Immigrants today are more than twice as likely to found businesses as their native-born counterparts and are responsible for more than 25% of all new business creation and…

Arab women entrepreneurs: Untraditional choice

Everyone is quick to assume that either all MENA (Middle East and North Africa) entrepreneurs are men and that the women entrepreneurs would be doing soft things that impact investing likes both would be wrong. Women are the leaders in the Middle East tech revolution, which when compared to the male dominated Silicon Valley is…

Walmart Competition Gives Entrepreneurs the Chance to ‘Get on the Shelf’ – Seeking Alpha

Walmart today kicked off a new installment of Get on the Shelf, a social, crowdsourcing competition developed by @WalmartLabs that gives entrepreneurs a chance to get noticed and sell their products on Walmart.com and potentially in select Walmart stores. “We’re calling on entrepreneurs and inventors from across the country to help us discover the next big thing. In return, Walmart is giving them…

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