“We are inspired by the support we have received from the Baltimore community, and by the Fund II Foundation and other generous funders, since we opened in July.
Success for us means finding jobs for our students and a number of visionary organizations have given our students their first professional IT opportunity,” said Bertina Ceccarelli, Chief Executive Officer of NPower.
“An internship is a way to evaluate the caliber of tech professionals that NPower produces; a two-month interview in a sense; and I have the utmost faith in their ability to perform.” Schwarz was recruited for the board of directors because of her commitment to the regional program in North Texas as well as her strong foothold in the industry.
“We will also be looking to Diane and Textron to advance our curriculum as they are both leaders in technology and also employers of NPower graduates,” said Bertina Ceccarelli, Chief Executive Officer of NPower.
He encouraged graduates to occasionally “put down your devices” and engage in conversation with one another, with friends and family, in order to meaningfully explore the issues of the day.
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Here's NPower CEO Bertina Ceccarelli's Speech from the Gala, and 2016 Honoree Meg Whitman's (President and CEO of HPE) fireside chat with Kristen Bellstrom (Senior Editor of Fortune Magazine).
Louis to help give tech training to young adults from under-served communities. The night of the launch, NPower was joined on the USS Hornet by representatives from Robert Half and Servicenow, who have worked with NPower to help veterans and young adults from under-served communities access to tech training.
And I’m here to make residents from all corners of our city aware of this incredible free opportunity to be placed in an IT job after 22-weeks of professional skills training and on-the-job internship experience.” The Mayor continued, “I am grateful to NPower and its lead funders for bringing this program to our city – together, we are improving the economic situation and quality of life for all of Baltimore’s residents by creating jobs in local businesses and providing our residents with the necessary training and experience needed to turn a job into a career.” Congressman Elijah E.
Cummings of Maryland’s 7th congressional district will welcome the inaugural class to underscore the impact NPower’s program will have on the city of Baltimore.
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We celebrated our 15th Annual NPower Gala last week.Her responsibilities include leadership of the business units’ chief information officers and directing the day-to-day activities of Textron corporate information services.