- REVELO: Raises $15m Series B to help companies source and screen knowledge workers in LatAm
- CAYE INTERNATIONAL BANK: Chaired by Joel Nagel Named Best Offshore Private Bank in Latin America for 2019
- PR WORLD ALLIANCE: Adds Two New Members to its Partnership -- Denterlein, Boston, U.S.A. and XCOM, Sao Paulo, Brazil
- VERDEMED HOLDINGS, INC.: Verdemed, which is building the medical cannabis brand of choice for Latin America, announces the appointment of Mr. David Beatty as a member of its Board of Directors, and Mr. Alexandre Penha as Chief Financial Officer
REVELO: Raises $15m Series B to help companies source and screen knowledge workers in LatAm
São Paulo-based recruiting startup Revelo announced that it has raised a $15m Series B round led by the IFC. This is the largest round raised by a HRtech startup in Latin America to date, and the first Series B of that sector in Brazil.
CAYE INTERNATIONAL BANK: Chaired by Joel Nagel Named Best Offshore Private Bank in Latin America for 2019
After naming Caye International Bank the Most Outstanding Offshore Bank in Central America in 2018, Wealth and Finance International has now ranked it as the Best Offshore Private Bank in Latin America for the first time.
PR WORLD ALLIANCE: Adds Two New Members to its Partnership -- Denterlein, Boston, U.S.A. and XCOM, Sao Paulo, Brazil
PR World Alliance (www.PRWorldAlliance.com), a premier international network of independent communication consultancies, has admitted two new partners to its global alliance including its first in South America.
VERDEMED HOLDINGS, INC.: Verdemed, which is building the medical cannabis brand of choice for Latin America, announces the appointment of Mr. David Beatty as a member of its Board of Directors, and Mr. Alexandre Penha as Chief Financial Officer
VERDEMED HOLDINGS INC. ("Verdemed" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Beatty as a member of its Board of Directors, and Mr. Alexandre Penha as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Beatty and Mr. Penha have extensive Canadian capital markets experience, with solid track records of raising capital, building enterprises, managing IPOs and leading publicly traded companies.
CALA ENTERPRISES: Singer/Songwriter Erika Ender receives Philanthropy Award from the Ismael Cala Foundation
Panamanian artist is President of the Fundación Puertas Abiertas and creator of the Talenpro project.
Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ: AKAM), the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, today announces that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Exceda, its largest channel partner in Latin America.
Marg Franklin assumes role of CEO and President; New Board Members Announced
IBM: Expands Cloud Capabilities in Latin America, to Help Companies Accelerate Shift to Hybrid Cloud
New IBM Cloud multizone region in Brazil expected to provide cloud services to run mission-critical applications closer to home
INGENESIS, INC.: CEO Honored by Association of Latino Professional for America (ALPFA) as one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Latinas of 2019
Dr. Veronica Muzquiz Edwards has been listed among the 50 Most Powerful Latinas in America, since the inception of this prestigious list.
MINORITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: With A Message, "No Government Can Do It Alone", The U.S. Minority Chamber Commerce Announces Its Premier Security Summit In Miami With The Participation Of Security Leaders From Latin America And The Caribbean
The Mission of the Miami Summit 20019 is to engage in a debate with representatives from international organizations, chief of polices and the private sector of the United States with a mission to emphasize the importance of increased cooperation on all levels
FTD COMPANIES, INC.: Receives Court Approval for the Sale of the FTD North America and Latin America Consumer and Florist Businesses and the Sale of Shari's Berries
FTD Companies, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware (the "Court") has approved the sale of the FTD North America and Latin America Consumer and Florist businesses, including ProFlowers, to an affiliate of Nexus Capital Management LP for approximately $110.9 million, and the sale of Shari's Berries to an affiliate of 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc. for $20.5 million.
IDB Invest and Banistmo announce the issuance of the first social gender bond in Latin America, totaling $50 million with a five-year term. Banistmo issues the bond, and IDB Invest structures it and buys 100 percent of it.
LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT: Live Nation Expands Its Global Platform By Acquiring Leading Mexico Promoter OCESA Entertainment
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV), the world's leading live entertainment company, has entered into definitive agreements to acquire a controlling interest in OCESA Entretenimiento, a leading promoter in Latin America and owner of Ticketmaster Mexico from CIE (BMV: CIE), a prominent player in the live entertainment industry in Latin America, and Grupo Televisa (NYSE: TV), the largest multimedia company in the Spanish-speaking world.