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Homeboy Industries’ Innovative New Business Venture Will Create Employment Opportunities for Formerly Gang-affiliated and Previously Incarcerated Men and Women

Innovative Recycling Brings Second Chances to People Who Need Them – Mashable

What do you get when you transform trash into jobs? For one LA-based recycling company, it means a whole new way of doing business.

Yahoo! Finance – January 24, 2017 – New Resource Bank and Green Commuter Finalize Agreement to Finance the Launch of Vanpool and Car Sharing Program Throughout Southern California

New Resource Bank has approved a $1.5 million line of credit to facilitate Green Commuter’s fleet expansion to 30 all-electric, long range, 7-passenger vehicles. With this financing, Green Commuter will launch its vanpool, car share and fleet replacement program geared to disrupt traditional commuting in Los Angeles.

50 LA Startups to Watch 2017 – Built in Los Angeles

As it becomes clear to the rest of the world that Los Angeles is no longer just a hub for entertainment, the amount of tech talent and new companies popping up means 2017 will be a big year. For our annual top 50 startups to watch list, we looked at companies founded within the last five years that are poised to usher in a new era of innovation, creativity and success.

Black Enterprise—Avisare Featured – January 12, 2017 – #techies Win Contract Opportunities from Former Wall Street Investment Banker

Sky Kelley is no stranger to being a #techie. Yet, throughout her career, receiving strategic insights and knowledge has paved a road to success.