is a candidate for the 2009 UN Habitat Business
The award aims to recognize and publicize
outstanding achievements contributing to
sustainable urbanization through responsible
corporate practices. Winners will be
announced at the 2009 UN Habitat Business Forum
in New Delhi, India on July 7, 2009.
The PFNC housing
solution was included in a recent feature titled
the "20 Most Important Innovations of the Next
Click here to read more and learn more about
the other 20 concepts poised to impact the world
in the next decade.
Social de Vivienda
Tijuana, MX - PFNC was
recently invited to present its affordable
housing solution at a conference organized by
Baja California. PFNC representatives met
with hundreds of potential customers and
conducted market research with would-be buyers
who rated the PFNC home a 9.05 out of 10 for
overall desirability. More than 92% of
those surveyed said they would be comfortable
living in a PFNC container home. This
event marks PFNC's official entrance into the
Tijuana market, where the first community is
currently being planned.
See the Pictures.
PFNC Appears at Culver Academy
Vice President &
Co-Founder Pablo Nava will join Mackenzie
Bishop, PFNC's Director of Business Development,
on a visit to the Culver Academy School for the
Entrepreneur to take part in that school's
Entrepreneur in Residence program. During
their visit, Pablo and Mackenzie will share the
PFNC story, as well as meet with students
individually and in groups to discuss their
shared entrepreneurial passions.
Founded in 2006, The School for the Entrepreneur
provides adventurous Culver students with
dynamic opportunities to learn--and
practice--the skills of entrepreneurship that
will prepare them for the real-world challenges
of the 21st century. In recognition of
PFNC's participation in the Entrepreneur in
Residence program, the Culver Academy will
donate $1,000 to Casas Por Cristo on behalf of
spirit that exists in our next generation of
business leaders must be valued and encouraged.
As part of our continued commitment to higher
education, we are excited to have the
opportunity to take part in the development and
celebration of that spirit."
- Pablo Nava, Vice
President - PFNC