Walmart Board of Directors Adds Square, Inc. CFO Sarah Friar
Walmart Inc. announced that its board...
Director Jade Jenise Dixon Defies the Odds of a Female Filmmaker
Parker Street Productions’ award-winning Writer/ Director, Jade...
Women’s Entrepreneurial Activity Up 10 Percent, Closing the Gender Gap by 5 Percent Since 2014
Latest Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Women’s...
Oprah Winfrey Makes Equity Investment In True Food Kitchen
Nation’s leading health-driven restaurant brand welcomes global media icon to its ownership team, announces plans to double store growth. True Food Kitchen, the award-winning restaurant brand that has pioneered health-driven dining, announced that Oprah Winfrey has made an equity investment in the company and will extend... Read more
FoodMaven Adds Prominent Denver Tech CEO Nancy Phillips as a Board Member and Investor
Phillips Joins Leadership Team at Colorado Springs Start-Up FoodMaven, an innovative tech-enabled marketplace that captures food otherwise lost in the U.S. food system, is proud to announce that Nancy Phillips, Executive Chair of the Board at Flexential, a leading provider of hybrid IT data center solutions,... Read more
General Mills Feeding Better Futures Scholars Program Winner Announced
19-year-old from Summerville, S.C., wins $50,000 to further her hunger relief initiative General Mills has announced Katie Stagliano, founder of Katie’s Krops, as the grand prize winner of the inaugural General Mills Feeding Better Futures Scholars Program, an initiative encouraging young people to share their in-action... Read more
Arcadia Biosciences Welcomes Lilian Shackelford Murray to Its Board of Directors
~ Experienced financial advisor and investment fund manager was an early investor in company’s key development technology ~ Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., an agricultural food ingredient company, announced that Lilian Shackelford Murray, an investment fund manager, has joined its board of directors. Murray was elected at the... Read more
Sanderson Farms Spotlights Women in Agriculture
Old MacDonald had a farm, Mr. McGregor chased Peter Rabbit out of his garden, and Johnny Appleseed planted fruit trees across America. But what about Mrs. MacDonald, Mrs. McGregor, and the others? Women are engaged in every aspect of the agriculture industry, as farmers, scientists, veterinarians,... Read more