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Singapore's One World International School to Open Campus in Riyadh

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.

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  • The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.
  • Global Schools Foundation (GSF) has received 350 international awards in educational excellence and organisational excellence from world's leading award bodies.
  • The Riyadh campus will give students the right foundation to propel them to international success in the future."
  • Founded in 2002, Singapore-based GSFhas several international brands under its aegis, including OWIS, Dwight School - Seoul, GIIS etc.

Globant Launches EdTech Studio to Empower Organizations to Create High-Quality Learning Experiences

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 2:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing businesses through innovative technology solutions, launched its new EdTech Studio today. As the education sector faces a new paradigm shift, Globant will leverage its extensive technology skills and industry expertise to provide organizations with strategic consulting, design, and end-to-end digital solutions, empowering them to propel life-long learning experiences.

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  • With its new Studio, Globant seeks to reinvent learning experiences and transform organizations by leveraging its expertise in transforming organizations through trends such as Big Data, Analytics, AI, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Blockchain and Gaming.
  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing businesses through innovative technology solutions, launched its new EdTech Studio today.
  • As the education sector faces a new paradigm shift, Globant will leverage its extensive technology skills and industry expertise to provide organizations with strategic consulting, design, and end-to-end digital solutions, empowering them to propel life-long learning experiences.
  • We are a digitally native company that helps organizations reinvent themselves to create a way forward and unleash their potential.

Volvo Trucks Customer QCD Orders 30 More VNR Electric Trucks for Southern California Fleet

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 1:00am

"Volvo Trucks commends our customer QCD for its continued electromobility leadership and the investments the company has made to reduce the carbon footprint of its last-mile delivery fleet," said Peter Voorhoeve, president of Volvo Trucks North America.

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  • "Volvo Trucks commends our customer QCD for its continued electromobility leadership and the investments the company has made to reduce the carbon footprint of its last-mile delivery fleet," said Peter Voorhoeve, president of Volvo Trucks North America.
  • QCD received funding for the 30 Volvo VNR Electrics through the Southern California Association of Governments' (SCAG) Last Mile Freight Program, established in partnership with MSRC.
  • QCD partners with Volvo Trucks' dealership Gateway Truck & Refrigeration to develop their evolving fleet and order the Volvo VNR Electrics as part of its national fleet procurement strategy.
  • To learn more about Volvo Trucks North America and the Volvo VNR Electric, visit the company website.

GOLDEN STATE FOODS APPOINTS DORN VAN CLEAVE AS GROUP VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT AND STRATEGY, AND MELISSA VIEIRA AS GROUP VICE PRESIDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 11:03am

IRVINE, Calif., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, is pleased to announce two recent appointments, including Dorn Van Cleave as group vice president, corporate development and strategy, and Melissa Vieira as group vice president, human resources.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, is pleased to announce two recent appointments, including Dorn Van Cleave as group vice president, corporate development and strategy, and Melissa Vieira as group vice president, human resources.
  • "His business acumen and counsel on strategy, acquisitions, and business growth opportunities contributes greatly to our record of growth and performance."
  • Van Cleave joined GSF in 2001 as director of corporate development and earned a promotion to senior director, corporate development in 2009.
  • Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, feeds one billion people every day!

Andrea Mayumi Petroni Merhy Joins Globant's Board of Directors

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 9:11pm

LUXEMBOURG, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing business through innovative technology solutions, announced today the appointment of Andrea Mayumi Petroni Merhy to its Board of Directors.

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  • LUXEMBOURG, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing business through innovative technology solutions, announced today the appointment of Andrea Mayumi Petroni Merhy to its Board of Directors.
  • Ms. Petroni Merhy was elected to join the Board of Directors by Globant's shareholders at the company's annual general meeting, which took place on April 22.
  • "We are extremely thrilled to have Andrea Petroni Merhy join our Board of Directors.
  • Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Petroni Merhy said, "I am delighted to join Globant's Board of Directors.

Globant Acquires Low-code Platform GeneXus to Foster Business Reinvention and Expand its Product Portfolio

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 2:55pm

NEW YORK, April 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native technology services company, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire GeneXus, a renowned company that developed a leading low-code platform extensively used in several industries. With this operation, Globant became one of the first leading digital players to invest in a low-code platform as a tool to deliver faster and high-quality digital transformation. GeneXus will also strengthen the offering of Globant X, a dedicated group in charge of productizing the Company's most transformative tech into scalable platforms. 

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  • GeneXus will also strengthen the offering of Globant X, a dedicated group in charge of productizing the Company's most transformative tech into scalable platforms.
  • Nicols Jodal, CEO and Co-Founder of GeneXus, and his team will join Globant to continue expanding GeneXus globally.
  • Together, GeneXus will enter a new era and definitely become the world's most innovative low-code platform", said Nicols Jodal, Co-Founder and CEO of GeneXus.
  • Guibert Englebienne, Co-Founder of Globant and President of Globant X, said: "We welcome GeneXus to the Globant X family with perfect timing, when we are expanding and solidifying our platform portfolio and reaching new markets.

Globant Launches Digital Performance Studio to Deliver Lasting Improvement in Organizations Undergoing Digital Transformation

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Wednesday, April 13, 2022 - 8:41pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 

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  • Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing businesses through innovative technology solutions, today launched its new Digital Performance Studio .
  • Backed by data, the platform helps leaders better understand digital teams' performance levels, capabilities, and happiness, and focus their people and resources to build skill sets and deliver lasting improvement.
  • "The Digital Performance Studio will allow us to work with more organizations on an individual level, customizing our approach to each company and team culture," said Esteban Sancho, Vice President of Technology at Globant.
  • With our new Digital Performance Studio, Globant will guide organizations through the actions that will help them improve their teams' throughput and culture, enabling fast innovation and turning technology into a differentiating asset."

GOLDEN STATE FOODS APPOINTS HUGUES LABRECQUE AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES, GSF AND TRISHA MCROBERTS AS GROUP VICE PRESIDENT, STRATEGIC SOURCING

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Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 5:49pm

IRVINE, Calif., March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, is pleased to announce two recent appointments, including Hugues Labrecque as vice president of sales, GSF and Trisha McRoberts as group vice president, strategic sourcing.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, is pleased to announce two recent appointments, including Hugues Labrecque as vice president of sales, GSF and Trisha McRoberts as group vice president, strategic sourcing.
  • Conyers, Georgia-based McRoberts designs and implements strategic sourcing strategies for packaging, food ingredients, and indirect spend categories across GSF's North America food manufacturing divisions.
  • "In this newly created role, Trisha leads one centralized strategic sourcing group across multiple business units."
  • Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice and retail industries, feeds 1 billion people every day!

Globant Certified™ a Great Place to Work® Across Numerous Countries for its unique culture

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Monday, March 28, 2022 - 7:30pm

Globant was recognized for its unique, autonomous, strong, diverse, and inclusive culture andfor providing a healthy environment for talent and for taking care of its employees' wellbeing.

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  • Globant was recognized for its unique, autonomous, strong, diverse, and inclusive culture andfor providing a healthy environment for talent and for taking care of its employees' wellbeing.
  • "We are very excited for the Great Place to Work certifications that we have received regarding our organizational culture and talent experience in five different countries all over the world," said Patricia Pomies, Chief Operating Officer at Globant.
  • Globant's Great Place to Work certifications highlights include:
    United States : 92% of the surveyed Globers feel a sense of trust from the management when it comes to people's quality of work.
  • Great Place to Work is the global authority on workplace culture.

Globant Joins AWS to Launch AWS for Games Service Offering

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Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 9:42pm

SAN FRANCISCO,  March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing businesses through innovative technology solutions, announced it is collaborating with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to launch AWS for Games, the new service offering launched today which enables developers to easily leverage the breadth and depth of AWS services to build smarter, more immersive, and engaging games. Through AWS for Games, Globant will help its roster of leading customers in the gaming industry to incorporate and benefit from AWS solutions and, in turn, more easily meet the modern gamer's demands for fast, seamless playing experiences.

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  • Through AWS for Games, Globant will help its roster of leading customers in the gaming industry to incorporate and benefit from AWS solutions and, in turn, more easily meet the modern gamer's demands for fast, seamless playing experiences.
  • "The experts in Globant's Gaming Studio leverage AWS for Games to enable our customers to fearlessly innovate as well as strengthen the agility, speed, and reliability of their games, in turn enhancing the player experience."
  • "As more games offer live services and connected experiences in their games, developers need a diverse set of solutions to use.
  • Having Globant as a strategic collaborator on AWS for Games allows developers to focus on creating fun player experiences."