Lenovo http://wunc.org en Dress For Success Helps Put Women Back To Work http://wunc.org/post/dress-success-helps-put-women-back-work <p></p><p>A group of women looking for work participated in a special graduation ceremony this week in the Triangle.&nbsp; They are clients in <a href="http://www.dressforsuccess.org/affiliate.aspx?sisid=133&amp;pageid=1">‘Dress for Success.’ </a>The non-profit provides women with interview suits and career-building tools to get them back into the world of work.&nbsp; Businesses like Chinese computer maker Lenovo is a ‘Dress for Success’ partner.&nbsp; They hosted this year’s ceremony.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 10:39:12 +0000 Leoneda Inge 12460 at http://wunc.org Dress For Success Helps Put Women Back To Work Lenovo To Build Computers In NC http://wunc.org/post/lenovo-build-computers-nc <p>Most of the computers sold in the United States are made somewhere else in the world.&nbsp; That includes computers made by Lenovo.&nbsp; But yesterday, the computer giant announced it will soon open its first U.S. based manufacturing plant.&nbsp; And that plant will be in North Carolina.</p><p>Lenovo has been moving like lightening during the past 18 months.&nbsp; The company has gone from 400 retail stores to four-thousand.&nbsp; And it’s paid off quarter after quarter.&nbsp; David Schmook is President of Lenovo for North America.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 11:20:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 2258 at http://wunc.org Lenovo Launches Mobile "App" High School Program http://wunc.org/post/lenovo-launches-mobile-app-high-school-program <p>Lenovo has helped launch a new program that teaches mobile “app” development to high school students.<br><br><strong>Leoneda Inge:&nbsp;</strong> Lenovo and the National Academy Foundation are piloting the mobile “app” development program at five high schools across the country – including Apex High School.&nbsp; Matthew Wight (white) is principal of Apex High School.&nbsp; He hopes the program will help steer more students towards math, science and other STEM coursework.&nbsp; He says they are excited.<br> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:30:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 3380 at http://wunc.org