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Mar 22, 2017, 14:25 ET Survey Finds Positive Trends in Law Firm Flexibility, However Bias Continues to Impede Usage

While the availability of flexible work arrangements has increased in law firms, new research released by The Diversity & Flexibility Alliance...


Mar 22, 2017, 14:23 ET Ryan Named One of the 2017 Best Workplaces for Women in Canada

Ryan, a leading global tax services firm, has been selected one of the 2017 Best Workplaces for Women in Canada. The Firm ranked as the second best...


Mar 22, 2017, 14:11 ET Principal Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland to Discuss New Book, Activism at National Press Club on Apr. 17

Misty Copeland, the first African-American Female Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, will discuss her first health and fitness...


Mar 22, 2017, 14:11 ET Michelle Bachelet, presidenta de Chile, pronunciará discurso ante WomenCorporateDirectors Americas Institute el jueves 23 de marzo

Quién: Michelle Bachelet dirigirá unas palabras al WomenCorporateDirectors Americas Institute en Santiago Qué: Reunión de las principales mujeres...


Mar 22, 2017, 12:46 ET Declaraciones de Stacey D. Stewart, presidenta de March of Dimes, sobre la consideración del Parlamento de la Ley de Cuidado de la Salud Estadounidense

March of Dimes publicó las siguientes declaraciones de su presidenta, Stacey D. Stewart, en relación con la Ley de Cuidado de la Salud...


Mar 22, 2017, 12:31 ET Tigress Financial Partners Participates As Co-Manager in $2.5 Billion Citibank Bond Issuance

Tigress Financial Partners LLC, a leading women-owned institutional broker-dealer, announced its participation as a co-manager in a $2.5 billion...


Mar 22, 2017, 12:02 ET Gender Equality: Albuquerque Ranked #1 Nationwide

Trulia recently ranked the 100 largest U.S. metros by how far women have come to achieving gender equality with regard to owning a home, attending...


Mar 22, 2017, 11:44 ET Help Bogi from All Girl's Garage choose a color for her 1957 Montage

BASF is hosting a contest with Bogi Lateiner (Bogi) from Velocity's All Girl's Garage, to select a paint color for her latest personal project --...


Mar 22, 2017, 10:09 ET In 13 U.S. States, a Woman Born Today Will Not See Equal Pay During Her Working Life

According to a new state analysis released today by the Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR), there are 13 states where progress on closing...


Mar 22, 2017, 10:00 ET Leading Family Genomics Company Good Start Genetics Expands Payor Relationships to More than 130 Million Covered Lives

Good Start Genetics, a leading family genomics company, today announced that it has eclipsed the 130 million covered lives mark through its most...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:50 ET Meeting Coordinators' Bruttell Named 2017 Smart Women in Meetings Industry Leader

Meeting Coordinators, Inc. today announced that Ann K. Bruttell, president and founder, has been named one of Smart Meetings 2017 Smart Women in...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:45 ET HMH Acquires Two Memoirs from Groundbreaking American Women -- A Trailblazing Rocket Scientist and A Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers announced today that it will publish middle-grade memoirs from two inspiring women, both of whom...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:19 ET EMD Serono to Present Real-World Data Analyses at the Annual Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Meeting

EMD Serono, the biopharmaceutical business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, in the U.S. and Canada, today announced two new real-world data...


Mar 22, 2017, 08:19 ET BELLAME Debut, The Birth of a Beauty Tribe

Melissa Thompson, with her partner and co-Founder Scott Thompson, are bringing together their 45 years of combined expertise in the beauty and...


Mar 22, 2017, 08:05 ET Mom2Mom Acquires ParaBebes.com to Consolidate its Leadership in Spain as the Uber of Mothers

Mom2Mom - the platform that puts mothers in contact with other mothers to offer or get help for the care of their children - has reached an...


Mar 22, 2017, 07:00 ET Divas® Running Series Unveils Innovative Finisher Medals For 2017

The Divas® Running Series is excited to unveil its finish medals for 2017 featuring a jaw-dropping design along with jewelry compatible with...


Mar 21, 2017, 16:24 ET Statement of Stacey D. Stewart, President, March of Dimes on House consideration of The American Health Care Act

The March of Dimes released the following statement from President Stacey D. Stewart on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), legislation that will...


Mar 21, 2017, 15:58 ET U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Women's History Month: March 2017 (Revised)

The roots of National Women's History Month go back to March 8, 1857, when women from various New York City factories staged a protest over working...


Mar 21, 2017, 11:22 ET PocketBra® (SherryWear, LLC) Announces Major Advancement in Women's Athleisure and Lingerie Markets

POCKETBRA®, CEO ,Sherry Goff, announced seven (7) utility patents for the revolutionary design of pockets on, and in, bras and sports bras for...


Mar 21, 2017, 11:08 ET María Paulina Camejo, Hija de preso político debuta con dos novelas para la mujer latinoamericana del siglo XXI

HarperCollins Español se enorgullece en presentar las novelas de la joven escritora venezolana María Paulina Camejo, «Beatriz decidió no casarse» y...


Mar 21, 2017, 10:13 ET Kmart lanza la campaña de recaudación de fondos 2017 de March of Dimes

Kmart, el socio corporativo principal en general y de más larga duración de March of Dimes, celebra sus 34 años de compromiso por la salud...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:26 ET Meliá Brasil 21 oferece programa Women Travelling Alone para mulheres que viajam sozinhas

Com estrutura completa e serviços exclusivos, o Meliá Brasil 21, integrante da rede Meliá Hotels International, traz consigo toda a...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:07 ET AkzoNobel Signs on as Platinum Sponsor for Women's Industry Network

AkzoNobel, the global decorative paints, coatings and chemicals company, is celebrating Women's History Month by announcing that it is the Platinum...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:05 ET AirXpanders' AeroForm® Tissue Expander System Showcased at Barcelona Breast Meeting

AirXpanders, Inc. (ASX: AXP) (AirXpanders or Company), a medical device company focused on the design, manufacture, sale and distribution of the...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:00 ET Flywheel Sports Appoints Geralyn Coopersmith as CCO

Flywheel Sports Inc., one of America's leading indoor cycling brands, announces the appointment of Geralyn Coopersmith as Chief Content Officer....