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Nav Awards its First $10,000 Small Business Grant

The Next Grant Contest is Scheduled for June 15, 2018 — Colorado-based company, Founding Foods, received $10,000 to help scale a business that’s controlling an invasive species
Nav.com, a free site and app for small business owners to access their business credit scores and get … Continue reading

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MMCA: Moving the Needle on Diversity in the Media

By Phyllis Armstrong
“It feels amazing to be recognized for work that I love to do, and that is celebrating multicultural America,” says Vanessa K. DeLuca. The former editor-in-chief of ESSENCE Magazine is a strong believer in the power of journalism … Continue reading

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Bob Evans Farms Annual “Heroes to CEOs” Contest for Veterans

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced that the second annual Our Farm Salutes grant-giving program, “Heroes to CEOs,” will open for applications on May 22, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. EST and will remain open through June 27, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST.
Each of the three … Continue reading

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The International Sommelier Association Announces New Logo, New Website and New Cutting-Edge Destinations for Competitions

The International Sommelier Association (ASI) is currently gearing up for its first continental competition of the year: The Best Sommelier of the Americas contest, which will be held May 21-24 in Montreal and will bring together the best two sommeliers … Continue reading

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New Brewing Courses, Online Courses from UC Davis Extension

This summer, take your craft to the next level with new courses in sensory science and consumer research, brewing chemistry and online courses in beer quality. As one of the world’s most respected providers of brewing programs, UC Davis Extension … Continue reading

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UC Davis Extension Announces Summer Courses in Viticulture and Wine Business

UC Davis Extension offers a variety of courses for novice and experienced grape growers, winemakers and wine lovers. The following courses will take place June-Sept. 2018 in Davis, unless otherwise indicated.
Winery Accounting and Finance for Executives
Augment your understanding of winery-specific accounting and finance … Continue reading

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James Beard Foundation Scholarship Program

James Beard is fondly remembered by friends and colleagues as a man who offered unstinting help and encouragement to people embarking on a culinary career. Upholding Beard’s legacy of culinary education and support through our scholarship program is an essential … Continue reading

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Emaar Hospitality Group Launches Global Hunt for ‘World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent’ for Under 26-year-olds

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties, has announced a global initiative to scout for the ‘World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent.’
Open for all below the age of 26 years from anywhere in the world, the talent … Continue reading

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