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breaking news -as his 54th birthday present to himself- jack ma retires from alibaba to focus on education livelihoods - jack ma to do a bill gates +10 - around 2017 bill annlounced he was leaving microsift to focus on investing half his wealth on ending poverty ... now Jack's at IT -Bravo!
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Selected Companies Will Work with Fortune 1000 Brands to Help Accelerate Their Go-To-Market Strategies
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Engage Ventures, the largest strategic grouping of major corporations and brands in an independent venture fund, has selected eight companies to participate in the firm’s inaugural program, which kicks off today.
“What makes Engage unique is the level of access and interaction with our founding corporate partners at the executive and C-suite level to help streamline partnerships and strategic relationships with these startups and growth companies.”Tweet this
“Our mission is to strengthen collaboration and partnership between leading corporations and top entrepreneurs in high growth companies,” said Thiago Olson, Managing Director at Engage Ventures. “What makes Engage unique is the level of access and interaction with our founding corporate partners at the executive and C-suite level to help streamline partnerships and strategic relationships with these startups and growth companies.”
Helping High-Growth Companies Get Product to Market
“Engage selected companies from across the country. The leaders of the chosen eight companies are led by a diverse group of individuals that include both first-time founders and seasoned, serial entrepreneurs who have built and exited multiple technology businesses over the last 25 years,” said Thiago Olson.
The Inaugural Engage Portfolio:
Engage Ventures’ founding partners contributing capital, expertise, time and resources include AT&T, Chick-fil-A, Cox Enterprises, Delta Air Lines, Georgia Tech, Georgia-Pacific, Georgia Power Foundation, Inc., Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Invesco Ltd., Tech Square Ventures, The Home Depot and UPS.
About Engage Ventures
Engage Ventures is an independent, early-stage venture fund and program that gives entrepreneurs what they need most—customers and market access. Engage companies come from around the world to work with top executives from leading brands, including AT&T, Chick-fil-A, Cox Enterprises, Delta Air Lines, Georgia-Pacific, Georgia Power Foundation, Inc., Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Invesco Ltd., The Home Depot and UPS. These corporate partners, along with the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) and Tech Square Ventures, provide tools, hands-on support and resources that help companies develop go-to-market strategies, open doors faster and transform strategies into action. Headquartered in Georgia Tech’s Technology Square, Engage is led by Managing Director Thiago Olson. For more information, visit engage.vc.
Since mid 1980s Xi Jinpings first alumni year Tsinghua’s role has been develop courses of future of public servants and make sure these are shared with all local city colleges; it has also recruited university leaders who are electronic engineers capable of building the surrounding suburb containing china’s 3 top universities into a ten square mile tech and futures ecosystems (the mit idea but 10 -100 times more resources linkedin). Ying Lowrey Is Chair of SME curricula- she also links in foreign language professors placing Chinese friendship scholars all over the word; she also knows how students started up serve china movement where thousands of graduates give back year living in villages to specify missing tech solutions;
xi jinping himself though from reasonably privileged family did not attend a top high school- he was sent to a remote village region age 16 with a chest full of text books- he both learnt from these and whether they had any relevance to that village- he was in first undergraduate alumni of the new tsinghua in the mid 1980s; he married in 1987 to Peng http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201805/21/WS5b023602a3103f6866ee99c8... who seems to have been a Vera Lynn to the armed forces and certainly connects deep love of arts and celebrating citizens rights especially on womens issues -by 1988 Xi was publishing his first out of poverty essays from practical experience- by now with a provincial responsibility for poorer regions around shanghai which also included the early tourist town of Hangzhou where the 20 something jack ma was becoming china’s youth;s favorite English teacher by training hundreds of peers to speak enough English to be tourist guides and translators- At this time even Shanghai;s infrastructure was still relatively undeveloped; in late 1990s Xi took a doctorate at Tsinghua on designing rural markets (one of the case studies he visited was rural Iowa, and at some time he became very interested in Alaska too) before being sent back to shanghai region- he increasingly became pivotal to that regions worldwide partnerships and the design of the SCO network for resolving conflicts between china and all its north and west neighbors. From about 2006 he was told he was a top candidate for presidency from 2012 and should work on next stage of china’s rejuvenation dream- he knew livelihood education for half a billion under 30s chinese was crucial especially as these chinese were elders safety net due to the dynamics of the one child policy. It is not clear when he first met jack ma- nor exactly who suddenly approved that BAT could scale digital media- something the party had never conceived of letiting
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