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MassCEO

Massachusetts State Allocation Revives MassCEO, Promoting Employee Ownership

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Following a meeting with state officials at the Massachusetts Office of Business Development (MOBD), the Massachusetts Center for Employee Ownership (MassCEO) is pleased to announce it has secured $50,000 in state funding for its annual operating budget.
The Technoskeptic Survey

New Visual Survey from The Technoskeptic Shows Over 27 percent Occupied with Devices

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- More than a quarter of people in America's public places are somehow occupied with digital devices. That's according to a new visual survey by The Technoskeptic. The magazine examined behavior at various urban crossroads across the country, categorizing different modes of digital distraction. The results make up the cover story of their summer issue, available nationally beginning June 24.
Institute for Global Innovation

Institute for Global Innovation announces 2019 Awards for Neural Networks, AI and VR apps for Sustainability

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- For four years, governments, private industry, and academia have striven to find effective solutions for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals as defined by the U.N. at the 2015 Plenary Session in New York. Now a new approach is being pioneered by the Institute for Global Innovation, a worldwide NGO which seeks to scour the globe for the most efficient technologies to solve these challenges, according to IGI Directors Soani Gunawan, Amy Chang, and John Toomey.
Group therapy service

Group therapy service initiates program to provide psychological support for refugees from Middle East

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- An Internet group therapy service has initiated a program to provide psychological support for the thousands of refugees from the Middle East and North Africa who are currently trekking across Europe seeking new homes. In cooperation with the Adelina Foundation and Friends Beyond Borders, Growthnet, a U.S. company that offers various kinds of group counseling via web conferencing, is offering no-cost online sessions to any refugee who applies, according to its CEO, John Toomey.

EVENT TONIGHT: Harvard Innovation Challenge 2015: Student Showcase and Award Ceremony April 9 at Harvard Faculty Club

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Harvard College Student Startup Showcase and Award Reception will take place Thursday, April 9, 2015, from 6-8 p.m. in the Harvard Faculty Club, according to Tiffany Lazo-Cedre, Co-Director of the i3 Innovation Challenge. i3 has grown to engage about 240 students on 85 teams and over 90 alumni and other professional judges and mentors each year.
Christ Church renovation

Charlie Allen Restorations announces Christ Church Cambridge Wins Historic Preservation Award

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Cambridge Historical Commission has recognized the exterior restoration of Christ Church Cambridge, built in 1761, with a 2013 Historic Preservation Award. Charlie Allen Restorations, located at 91 River Street in Cambridge, oversaw the restoration. Frank Shirley was the project architect; Masterworks Painting painted the building.
WEST

WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology is Launching a Ten-Month Leadership Program to Develop Women in Their STEM Careers

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Out of its commitment to help women, WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology is launching a ten-month leadership program to develop women in their STEM careers as leaders so that they consistently make a difference in the organizations they serve and in the world.

WEST Hosts Executive Dinner on Topic of 'Economic Impact of Women on Boards'

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Out of its commitment to having women on Boards, WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology hosted an executive dinner on June 6, 2012 at the Hotel Marlowe Cambridge. The topic of this program was a panel discussion on 'The Economic Impact of Women on Boards.'

Kip Hollister and Barbara Lynch Nominated by WEST for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Out of its commitment to having women leaders be visible, WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology, nominated two members of their Advisory Board - Kip Hollister and Barbara Lynch for the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology hosted a Career Mentoring event for 80 Girl Scouts

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- WEST: Advancing Women in Science and Technology hosted a Career Mentoring event for 80 Girl Scouts that ranged from grades 4 to 12. WEST taps into its community of women scientist, engineers and technologist as career mentors to hold events for young girls as well as early and mid career women.

Charlie Allen Restorations Project Wins 2009 CHC Historic Preservation Award

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- An 1870s Shingle Style home that was renovated and restored by Charlie Allen Restorations (CAR), the Cambridge, MA-firm specializing...

Coupon Sharing Offers Discounts and Revenue Building

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/-- In today's economy, saving money is more important than ever. And, if savings can be accompanied by additional revenue, it's...

Charlie Allen Restorations Achieves Aging-in-Place and Green Remodeler Certifications

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Charlie Allen, founder and president of Cambridge-based Charlie Allen Restorations, and Mark Philben, the firm's project development manager, have...

Solar Energy Tax Credit Bill Creates Affordable and Renewable Energy Systems for Homeowners

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- A part of the bailout package recently passed by the U.S. government included a generous solar energy tax credit...

S+H Construction Creates Renewable Energy Division

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Cambridge, Massachusetts-based S+H Construction, Inc., one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building companies,...

S+H Construction Launches New Renewable Energy Division

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- S+H Construction, Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building...

Charlie Allen Restorations Takes 2008 Chrysalis Award for 'Best Residential Interior'

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Charlie Allen Restorations, the Cambridge, MA - based full service design-build firm, has won a 2008 Chrysalis Award for...

Charlie Allen Restorations Tops Remodeling Magazine's 'Big 50' List

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Charlie Allen Restorations, the Cambridge, MA firm specializing in the meticulous restoration of period homes, has been named to...

Paul Morse of Morse Constructions, Inc. Achieves NARI Green Certified Professional (GCP) Designation

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Paul Morse, GCP, CR, CAPS is the first builder/remodeler in the northeast, and the third in the nation, to...

Stephen King Joins LocaModa via Facebook, Monster and Dotomi

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- LocaModa Inc., a leading out-of-home social platform provider, announced today that Stephen W. King has joined the company as...

Bathroom by Charlie Allen Restorations Named Best of 2007 by Boston Globe Magazine

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- A master bathroom designed and built by Charlie Allen Restorations for an 1853 Greek Revival home in Cambridge has...

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