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April 12, 2016 05:00 ET

5 Saturdays Education Nonprofit Announces Sponsorship From Project Insight Project and Portfolio Management Software

Funds Will Support Expanded Student Workshops in LA & Orange Counties

COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - April 12, 2016) - 5 Saturdays (www.5saturdays.org), an education program focused on empowering students through Agility and innovation, announced today that Project Insight (www.projectinsight.net), a leading project and portfolio management software provider, will sponsor the 5 Saturdays summer program for 2016.

Funds from Project Insight will help 5 Saturdays expand its student workshops in Southern California, launch its scholarship program, and provide online and in-person training of volunteer professionals who facilitate student education.

Dave Cornelius, DM, 5 Saturdays' founder, said, "We are pleased that Project Insight is sponsoring our 2016 program, as we add workshops. We believe that students will be empowered now and in the future by learning lean and Agile principles and adopting Agile practices. We look forward to a successful launch in Los Angeles and a second year in Costa Mesa, and appreciate the commitment made by Project Insight on behalf of our education initiatives."

"Project Insight is proud to sponsor 5 Saturdays and its innovative education program focused on empowering students through Agility and technology," stated Cynthia West, Vice President of sales and marketing at Project Insight. "We are committed to helping students learn the skills needed to become the technology leaders of our future, and value the work of Dr. Cornelius and his 5 Saturdays team."

About Project Insight
Project Insight project and portfolio management software is focused on helping mid-market companies and medium sized organizations centralize projects, balance resources, collaborate on project assets, enter time/expenses, track budgets and view real-time reports. Project Insight is used by IT, professional services, product development and advertising teams worldwide. Project Insight is offered in both cloud and on premise editions and is compliant with the PMBOK® Guide. To learn more, visit www.projectinsight.net or follow us on Twitter @ProjectInsight using #projectmanagementsoftware.

About Dr. Dave Cornelius
5 Saturdays, based in Costa Mesa, Calif., supports nonprofits and other organizations with collaborative and project-based education outreach initiatives in local communities. Using a curriculum created by founder Dr. Dave Cornelius, volunteer professionals mentor students and expose them to a career in technology and business, as well as teach them life skills, such as creative and critical thinking, effective communications, and Agility using Scrum and Kanban. Visit www.5saturdays.org for more information.

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