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Transformation in IT Hiring: Mateo Burgos and Meeteam’s Innovative Proposal for the Global Market

Mateo Burgos Castillo is the CEO of Meeteam, the largest platform for hiring senior IT talent in Latin America, connecting talent with companies in the United States within 24 hours. Mateo was born in Manizales, Colombia, into a hardworking and entrepreneurial family. His mother was the first female taxi driver...

Empowering Creatives Worldwide: The Impact of Amy Oraefo’s Creative Passport

In the competitive world of creativity and empowerment, Amy Oraefo stands out as an innovator who is changing the game for artists around the world. With her original platform, Creative Passport, Amy is creating a unique space where musicians, producers, podcasters, and brand ambassadors can find support, resources, and a...

Empowering Latino Communities: The Impactful Journey of Carol Ortega in the Cannabis Industry 

In the vibrant world of the legal cannabis industry, one figure shines with skill and vision: Carol Ortega. With a strong background in finance and venture capital, Carol has left an indelible mark on the cannabis landscape in the Americas. From her financial consultancy, Muisca Capital, she has successfully advised...

Portal connecting Dublin and New York ‘reawakens’ under new restrictions after ‘inappropriate behavior’

A portal which links people in Dublin and New York via a live stream has been reactivated after "mooning" and other inappropriate behavior was reported. The artwork had been temporarily shut due to "inappropriate behavior" which included people flashing body parts to the camera, swearing and displaying images of 9/11....

Biden says Israel’s action in Gaza ‘not genocide’ after arrest warrant request for Netanyahu

Joe Biden has said "what is happening in Gaza is not genocide" following an arrest warrant request by the International Criminal Court prosecutor for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The US president branded the warrant request as "outrageous," adding "whatever this prosecutor might imply, there is no equivalence - none...

President Biden Appoints Leopoldo Martínez as Senior Advisor to the U.S. Department of Commerce

Venezuelan-American Leopoldo Martínez Nucete has been appointed by President Biden as Senior Advisor to the U.S. Department of Commerce, with responsibilities in leading the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA). With this appointment, Martínez Nucete, who was a prominent opposition congressman against Hugo Chávez in Venezuela two decades ago, became the...

Ex-US army sergeant convicted of killing Black Lives Matter protester in 2020 pardoned by Texas governor

A former US army sergeant who killed a Black Lives Matter protester in 2020 has been issued a full pardon. Daniel Perry was convicted of murder after shooting an armed demonstrator, 28-year-old Garrett Foster, an Air Force veteran, during the nationwide anti-racist protests that swept the US and the world...