Knowledge@Wharton High School Kick Off Fourth Financial Capability and Leadership Training Seminar for High School Educators

Seminar Equips Teachers with Tools and Resources that will Help Students Prosper

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 -- PwC US and Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) today welcomed nearly 120 high school educators to the PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility. The purpose of the biannual, three-day training seminar is to deepen educators' subject-matter knowledge of how to effectively teach basic, yet critical, financial and leadership skills students will need to thrive. Taking place at Wharton | San Francisco, the west coast campus of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the learning experience will serve as a valuable networking and idea-sharing opportunity for teachers looking to accelerate their students' financial capability and business acumen. To date, the seminar has strengthened the financial literacy teaching skills of more than 500 educators across the United States. MORE

CEOs of Lucky Brand, Warby Parker, Alice + Olivia and Triumph Motorcycles Are Among Speakers at Knowledge@Wharton’s Retail and Consumer Goods Summit April 28-29 in NYC

Industry executives and Wharton faculty will discuss how to achieve high-velocity growth in the highly competitive retail and consumer goods industries. MORE

Knowledge@Wharton Announces Dates, Speakers and Venue for High Velocity Growth 2014, the Retail and Consumer Goods Summit

PHILADELPHIA, PA, DECEMBER 4, 2013--Knowledge@Wharton, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s online research and business analysis journal, today announced it will launch a conference for senior executives in the consumer goods and retail industries. Titled, “High Velocity Growth 2014: The Retail and Consumer Goods Summit,” the two-day event will take place on April 28-29, 2014, at the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square, New York. MORE

Office of Science and Technology Policy Presidential Fellow to Keynote Knowledge@Wharton Social Media Leadership Awards

Martin Ringlein to present “Fostering a Creative Economy: Designing for a Nation” at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. & PHILADELPHIA, October 29, 2013 -- Martin Ringlein, Presidential Innovation Fellow at the White House, Office of Science and Technology Policy, will keynote the Social Media Leadership Awards at the Wharton School on December 9, 2013. The awards are part of a social media conference featuring industry leaders from Adobe, Morgan Stanley, American Airlines, Campbell Soup Company, and GlaxoSmithKline, among others, who will share best practices and strategies across multiple disciplines in the industry.  MORE

PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School to Host Third Business and Financial Responsibility Training Seminar for High School Educators


REGISTRATION OPENS TODAY

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 29, 2013  -- PwC US and Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) announced that registration opened today for the third PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility. The professional-development opportunity targeting educators, principals, administrators and superintendents from the eastern United States, will be held at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Oct. 25-27. Educators interested in applying may do so through the online application process. MORE

PwC and Knowledge @ Wharton High School Expand Business and Financial Responsibility Training Seminar to the West Coast

Three-Day Training to Deepen Nearly 120 Educators' Personal Finance Teaching Skills

SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2013  -- PwC US and Knowledge @ Wharton High School (KWHS) today welcomed nearly 120 high school educators to the PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility.  The intensive three-day event is being held at Wharton | San Francisco, the West Coast campus of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. MORE

Social Strategy1, Knowledge@Wharton, AUS, Inc. and Ernst & Young Open Entries for the 2013 Social Media Leadership Awards

June 12, 2013, PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. & PHILADELPHIA--The 2nd Annual Social Media Leadership Awards, organized by Social Strategy1, Knowledge@Wharton, and AUS, Inc. , with support from Ernst & Young, is now accepting submissions through July 30, 2013.

The Social Media Leadership Awards will honor organizations across multiple industries that have proven best practices in social media utilization to achieve business objectives. Judges will select entries worldwide across 13 industry categories . Finalists will be invited to attend and participate in workshops and panel discussions during a two-day conference and awards ceremony at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania December 2-3, 2013. MORE

Knowledge@Wharton High School Names Magic Johnson, Elon Musk, Joss Whedon Among “19 Trailblazers Who Are Changing Your World” in New No Cost eBook

June 10, 2013 -- Just in time for graduation season, Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) has named 19 business leaders as “Trailblazers” in a new eBook available as a no cost download for registered KWHS users.  The book includes candid and thoughtful interviews with some of the most dynamic leaders of our times including:

  • NBA Legend Magic Johnson
  • Paypal-Tesla-SpaceX’s Elon Musk
  • “Avengers” & “Much Ado” Director Joss Whedon
  • Under Armour’s Kevin Plank
  • Pfizer’s Amy Schulman
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PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School to Host Business and Financial Responsibility Training Seminar for High School Educators


San Francisco – April 29, 2013PwC US and Knowledge @ Wharton High School (KWHS) today announced that registration is open for the PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility.  The financial literacy and leadership development seminar will be offered to 120 educators June 17-19 in San Francisco at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s west coast campus. These educators, including public and private high school teachers, principals, administrators and superintendents predominantly from the western United States, can apply through an online application process. MORE

Race For The Electronic Wallet: New Ernst & Young and Knowledge@Wharton Enhanced ebook Explores Mobile Banking Revolution

New York (PRWEB) April 24, 2013 - With the mobile banking revolution in full swing, banks are in danger of being left out of consumers’ electronic wallets if they fail to evolve to meet present and future mobile payment needs, according to a new, enhanced eBook released today by Ernst & Young and Knowledge@Wharton.  MORE