Gov. Jay Nixon today joined Kansas City Mayor Sly James, the Spanish Ambassador to America, Ramón Gil-Casares Satrústegui, and community leaders to cut the ribbon on Grupo Antolin’s new manufacturing facility in Missouri, which will create 118 new jobs over the next two years.
Please join us on Thursday, June 19 for a luncheon presentation featuring employment law experts from Chadbourne & Parke LLP and payroll experts from Paychex, Inc. This program will address essential legal requirements and practical tips for employers.
Gómez-Acebo & Pombo stood out at the Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2014 as the Firm with the best client service in Spain. The directory Chambers & Partners, which already awarded the prize to Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in 2010, described the Firm as "A solid firm with a highly developed domestic presence, Gómez-Acebo & Pombo attracts praise for its dedicated client service and business-oriented advice. Its intellectual property and public law teams have led the market for many years, whilst its environmental law, corporate compliance and wealth management departments all fortified their market positions over the last twelve months."
INFOACTIVE3D, LLC, the American subsidiary of INFOACTIVA, dedicated to making computer graphics to support tenders for Civil Works and Buildings, has successfully landed in the United States, performing during this year several major contracts in Florida, New York, Vancouver (Canada), Taiwan, Lima and Barbados.
On May 7, Truphone attended the Spain Economic Forum in New York City. As a new chamber member, we looked forward to the opportunity to meet with you and we greatly enjoyed the interactions that were held throughout the day. Thank you to the many chamber members who stopped by our booth and introduced themselves to us. It was wonderful getting to know you.
Forbes, the respected financial publication, has published an article about Spain’s most prestigious and influential firms and lawyers. At the top of the list is Garrigues, the leader in gross billing, that represents 83% of the Ibex 35 companies.
On April 28, IE Business School held a master class at the Instituto Cervantes located in the heart of New York City. Professor Gonzalo Garland focused the class on the economic trends and outlook for the coming year, providing attendees with a global perspective on the matter.
Walker SCM, LLC. a minority-certified global transportation and logistics firm celebrating 25 years of service, recently announced the opening of new offices in Miami, Florida and Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The company’s state-of-the-art operations and warehousing space in South Florida, which is conveniently located near Miami airport and area seaports, caters to air and ocean freight customers while providing a full complement of value-added logistics services. The Amsterdam facility marks Walker’s expansion into the European market, where it offers a comprehensive package of air freight, ocean freight, warehousing, distribution and customs clearance services, all from a single location at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS.)
Wayra, Telefónica’s international start-up accelerator, announced today that it is opening a new global call for projects in order to find new business proposals in the field of the internet and new technologies.
Fagor America, the market leader in time-saving pressure cookers and small electrics, has teamed up with America’s Test Kitchen to release a limited run of “Pressure Cooker Perfection” cookbook - Fagor Edition.
On April 9, Francisco González, Chairman & CEO of BBVA, presented the book Change: 19 Key Essays on How the Internet Is Changing Our Lives at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab in Boston. The book, which compiles the views of distinguished specialists from various fields of knowledge, is the sixth edition of an annual series published by BBVA that explores the key issues of our age.
Truphone, the mobile operator “Built for Global Business,” has expanded its Truphone Zone to include Germany, Poland and Spain. Companies doing business in the Truphone Zone – which also includes the U.S., United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong and the Netherlands – will benefit with local rates for international mobile calls, texts and data services within the Zone.
IESE Business School and Wharton, two of the world’s top-ranked business schools, recently announced the joint launch of their second executive education program together, called Business Strategy and Operational Execution: Bridging the Divide (www.iese.edu/bsoe).
BBVA Compass' parent company — Spanish-owned BBVA Group — is acquiring U.S.-based digital banking service pioneer Simple Financial Technology Corp. in a move designed to give it more momentum in its effort to lead the technology-driven transformation of the financial services industry.
The Spain – U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced that Truphone, the global mobile network, is a major sponsor of the Spain Economic Forum, and that Truphone CEO Steve Robertson will make welcoming remarks this evening at a welcome reception. The Spain Economic Forum will be held tomorrow in midtown Manhattan.