Bruce Levenson Do Good Institute is at the pinnacle of Higher Education

About Bruce Levenson

Bruce Levenson formerly owned the Atlanta Hawks basketball team before selling the team and the Philips Arena. According to Forbes.com, after selling out the Atlanta Hawks in 2014, Bruce Levenson invested into the Do Good Institute in Maryland University. He is a Board Director and a member of IT industry media company TechTarget.

In a statement on Benzinga.com, Bruce Levenson pointed to many great and in good work that his charitable program at Maryland University had achieved so far. Levenson also said that with the emergence of alternative education, Do Good Initiative was presenting the unique value and reshape higher education programs that will transform the entire education landscape. Do Good Institute wishes to create an example from which other Institutions can base foundation.

With a unique higher education initiative, the Do Good Institute has the aim of getting many undergraduate students at the Maryland University and teach them volunteering and non-profit. Do Good wishes to develop new business, non-profit leaders able to achieve business competency in an ever competitive business world.

The Do Good Institute has the most liberal and learning work atmosphere where learners are presented with charitable donations to advance their search for future careers. The program has seen an incredible response, with the ever first Philanthropy 101 class consisting of many students given ten thousand dollars to decide their careers.

Do Good Institute aim is to change the campus into the most motivated and liberal graduate school. Do Good program has already achieved much success in developing new non-profit entrepreneurs. Ben Simon was the former student of the program and has recently founded FRN (Food Recovery Network) and also operates a major waste-prevention crusade at the campus. Bruce claimed that the emergence of online learning, the University has sought out for other alternatives business models to give learning a real reason for existing.

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The Finalist For The 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Is Madison Street Capital

The M&A Advisor has announced that the international investment banking firm, namely, Madison Street Capital, based in Chicago, will be the finalist for the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards.

 

 

These are widely respected awards as they are considered as proof that the company has reached the heights of achievements in the financial sector. These awards recognize companies that display excellence in deal making as well as restructuring besides financing. This way it is able to celebrate the contributions as well as achievements of firms and finance professionals.

 

 

The nomination of Madison Street Capital is for the category of Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year – International. Another category for which the firm was nominated is the Industrials Deal of the Year. This category recognizes the role of the firm in facilitating the Acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A. which was acquired by Dowco. The Senior Managing Director of Madison Street Capital, Karl D’Cunha, had finalized this deal. This kind of double nomination is going to help Madison Street Capital reputation in a big way.

 

 

Charles Botchway is the founder and CEO of Madison Street Capital. He has expressed his happiness at being nominated for the Boutique Investment Banking Firm of the Year – International. He has contributed this success to his dealmakers who are working tirelessly across several time zones in order to connect with clients who have emerging businesses. These dealmakers are always trying to suit the varying needs of these clients as they look for continued growth as well as success.

 

 

Even this acquisition of Acuna & Asociados S.A. by Dowco was not easy as it involved a number of cross-border transactions that could get quite complex due to so many moving parts. Hence it does feel great when such an effort is recognized. The finals of the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala will be held on Wed., Nov. 9. This will be at the New York Athletic Club.

 

 

About Madison Street Capital, LLC has always been committed to integrity as well as excellence. This is an investment firm that displays leadership along with service. It delivers a host of financial advisory services. The firm has expertise in merger and acquisition. They provide financial opinions too. Besides, the firm provides valuation services to a number of businesses, both public and the privately held ones. This way they help their clients to achieve success in the global marketplace.

 

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Kim Dao Attends the Etude House Makeup Festival

“Get Ready With Me in KOREA: Etude House Festival Makeup” is a fun video that makeup lovers will appreciate from Kim Dao. As a voiceover of Kim Dao speaking plays, we get to see the excitement of the event as Kim Dao explains that she and Sunny were invited by Etude House to attend. Kim Dao even got to attend a concert at the event where she saw Krystal from f(x) and other well known Korean celebrities. Using Etude House products and other well known makeup brands such as M.A.C., Kim Dao shows us how she got ready for event. The first product that she used was the Etude House Face Blur primer. She continues until her face is completely done, and she looks fully ready for the day’s events. The packaging for each product is so girly and soft, you just want to use each one. For an extra glam effect, Kim Dao adds glitter just beneath the corner of her eye. Then she’s off to the event. The different booths for each brand and product has some wonderful goodies on display for sampling and even to take home. Kim Dao and Sunny enjoy the event applying the new products to their skin, and listening to beauty leaders in the industry.

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VTA Publications CEO Jim Hunt Tells People What To Expect In Market During Trump Presidency

Jim Hunt VTA Publications is always finding the next big trade after doing hours of financial research, and he’s also a voice for investors that is free of big money corporations or political affiliations. He recently decided to offer his take on the markets in light of Donald Trump’s presidency at http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/jim-hunt-of-vta-publications-launches-wealth-wave-a-simple-strategy-to-identify-an-impending-bear-market-and-profit-massively-from-the-drop-300303505.html. He said while the market cratered during the first few days after the election, the results have been far less disconcerting than activity in both the 1980 and 2008 elections. He has mentioned that investors should not get overly excited about the recent record numbers in the Dow index because they are likely to fall back down sometime down the road. He does believe that stocks in the industrial sector have a chance to perform well in the coming term.

Jim Hunt is the founder and CEO of VTA Publications, a company he started to provide information for investors ready to take charge of their finances without going through the bank. He once worked for a big bank but left because he felt customers were being unfairly taken advantage of. VTA Publications publishes out its distance learning material in both print and electronic format and has distributed the material to customers all over the world. Customers can learn about finances related to retirement and the bible, using stock charts and making trades of little-known options, and having access to seminars hosted by some of the world’s most successful businessmen.

Jim Hunt has also started a YouTube channel in addition to VTA Publications. His followers are given a look at the trades he makes, and he shows them which stocks they should buy or sell in a particular situation on Ideamensch. To show even more just how easy stock trades can be, he started “Wealth Wave” and “Making Mum a Millionaire.” “Wealth Wave” is a look at where the money goes in a bear market and how you can make two phone calls regarding investing that can make a profit when the money turns. He shows how just 10 stock trades can turn into millions in pounds with “Making Mum a Millionaire.” To find out more about Hunt’s company, you can visit vtapublications.co.

Brian Bonar: Making Significant Changes in the Financial World

Brian Bonar has established himself as a leader in the financial world. He strives to help his team members achieve their goals and has also participated in different education programs.

In 2010, Brian was named in the Cambridge Who’s who Executive of the Year in Finance. This award is a great honor in the financial world, and it has helped improve his reputation. He was honored for his academic qualifications and leadership skills.

Education

It is his technical background that has helped build his career. Brian holds a Bachelor Degree in Technical Engineering from the James Watt Technical College. He later advanced his career by pursuing his Master in Mechanical Engineering at the Stafford University.

His career

With three decades in the financial sector, Brian has amassed himself with knowledge and skills. He is an expert in contract negotiation, strategic partnership, mergers and acquisition, and corporate development. e began his career right after leaving college, and his first position was procurement manager at the IBM Company. For 16 years, he was responsible for outsourcing the Company’s motherboards.

He resigned from the Company and joined the QMS as the Director of Engineering. He was in charge of managing 100 software and hardware engineers.

His sales and marketing career began soon after he left the QMS Company. He joined the Rastek Corporation as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing. At the Company, he was responsible for the sales of the printing technology.

According to White Pages, Brian Bonar left the Company in 1993 and soon joined the Adaptec as the Sales Manager. He was responsible for establishing relationships with the Japanese and Korean Manufacturers.

Brian founded his first Company– Beziers System in 1994. He worked as the Chief Executive Officer for a year. Brian has also served as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing of the iTec Imaging Technologies.

He founded and served as the managing member of the AMS outsourcing Company. He served the Company for six years and later resigned. Before founding the AMS Company, Brian served as the President of the Allegiant Professional Business Services and was in charge of Sales Marketing of the insurance products.

He is the current Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Dalrada Financials. He joined the Company in 1999 and has been in charge of guiding and providing strategies for sales and management.

He also serves as the Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of Trucept since 2011. He deals with temporary staffing and also marketing the insurance products and services.

Besides being a financial expert, Brian has developed other interests including golfing and boating. During his free time, he likes to spend time with his family.

Lip Balm’s New Look: An Innovative and Creative Way to Repackage Lip Balm by EOS

Everyone over a certain age recalls how lip balm has always been packaged as a small tube designed to push the lip balm out in a circular stick. Chapstick® is known for its small cylinder tube of lip balm that delivers soothing lotion to dry, cracked lips easily. Blistex is another Well known company that follows Chapstick’s® lead in providing soothing lip balm in simple and easy to use cylinder tubes.

Seven years ago Sanjiv Mehra and Jonathan Teller teamed up with Craig Dubitsky to change the packaging to get away from what they considered was too clinical. Dubitsky soon left the organization for other endeavors. They would name their new organization Evolution of Smooth or EOS (https://evolutionofsmooth.ca/) to attract a new market that was willing and eager for a change.

Coming up with the orb design did take some time and effort but was well worth it. The testing of the product with its new packaging was a huge success. For some it was an innovation that had been waiting to happen for a long time. The younger generations especially took to the orb packaging and enjoyed the wide variety of flavors such as grapefruit and honey dew.

The founders’ main focus in the beginning was women who seemed to really latch onto the product in droves. Men still preferred the basic tube that companies like Chapstick® and Blistex still produce. Women really loved the orb packaging and the way that the lip balm engaged all five senses. Their tagline would soon read “the lip balm that makes you smile.” Millennial women are now their focus.

With over one billion unit sales per week, EOS has proven that this new innovation is a hit. EOS has created a good niche market for this innovative lip balm for years to come. EOS products are available on Costco, Walmart and Target Stores. Online purchase can be done thru Amazon and eBay,

 

Building Companies on a Regular Basis is Eric Pulier’s Staple

The New Jersey-born Harvard graduate is a basket of talent, intelligence, and breakthrough success. He started programming computers at an incredibly early age, went on to build a computer database company during high school and by the time he went to the prestigious Harvard, his writing skills were already sharpened. It was not long before he rose to the editorship of The Harvard Crimson.

Eric Pulier’s leadership in enterprise technology is recognized globally, not just by VAR Business, which named him among the 30 e-Visionaries. His insight and vision have helped to found more than 15 companies. As a founder of Service Oriented Infrastructure (SOA) software, his innovative approach gives him a competitive advantage.

Shrewd as always, he planned minor acquisitions that eventually made his startup company notable. When Rogue Wave Software came knocking, Pulier did not hesitate to make more than $350 million. His name is also synonymous with technology ventures such as DigitalEvolution, ServiceMash, US interactive, MediaPlatform, Desktone, and Acana. He has helped many business ventures by helping them to raise required funds. His portfolio in this particular category runs into hundreds of millions of dollars.

A kid who attended public school, Eric Pulier is an inspirational figure. His book, Understanding Enterprise SOA, is a great help for readers who have a desire to understand the ins and outs of enterprise technology. The book is a minefield of helpful information and insight. He has also shared his knowledge and insight as a public speaker. Anyone who has listened to Pulier’s moving speeches and presentations at global conferences and other forums would readily agree that indeed, he is a graceful and inspiring speaker.

Apart from pouring his personal resources into ensuring a memorable summer camp experiences for kids with chronic illnesses, Eric Pulier has used his special set of skills to build a safe media channel for the chronically ill kids to establish connections and mingle freely with their peers.

Currently, Eric Pulier is a member and executive director of Clinton Global Initiative and Enterprise Leadership Council respectively. He lives in Los Angeles, surrounded by the love of his four children. He owns a classy restaurant and Nightclub in Santa Monica, CA.

Why Securus Technologies is a Vital Tool For Communicating

If you’re wanting to communicate with an inmate who has been incarcerated within the premises of a jail for quite some time but have been unable to visit, then perhaps this new state-of-the-art program called Securus Technologies can help you in achieving what you have been wanting to do.

 

Securus Technologies is a program that has been presented to our communities as a communications tools that allows people to chat with inmates who may be their relatives, significant others, or friends via methods of video conferencing on computer devices. It is a very convenient form of communications that makes visitation easy, as opposed to what is typically known as being a lengthy process. Setting up appointments for visitation can be difficult when appointments are taken up due to busy jail times.

 

Jails are often so busy that making appointments can be difficult as the times are scheduled and taken up by other visitors of other inmates. Securus Technologies skips the physical jail scheduling appointment making process and simple allows people to schedule appointments in which they can have a visitation session with the inmate through a video conferencing session. The sessions are monitored by law enforcement agencies and has been vital in uncovering crimes in the past as certain things within the video chats may be discussed and be of criminal nature. Please be sure to contact one of the help desk’s representatives as they will be glad to assist you with any concerns, questions, or remarks you may have in pertinence to the program. Please note that it is a program that is to be used as a way to communicate and keep in touch and not necessarily for every day use. Jails will often require the scheduling to be approved by them so visit the website to see if the correctional facility where the inmate is jailed in allows its usage.

 

Brad Reifler Rescues Small Scale Investors from High Management Fees

Brad Reifler is a New-York based serial entrepreneur. He is the current CEO of ForeFront Income Trust, which he founded in 2009. He has over 20 years of experience in finance, asset management, hedge funds, investment advisory, and management of equities. Mr. Reifler enjoys spending his time playing tennis, horse riding, motorbike riding, and reading. Reifler graduated from Bowdoin College in 1981 with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science.

Career Background

After graduating from College, Brad Reifler founded Reifler Trading Corporation in 1982. In 1992, he founded Reifler Capital Management, which was a subsidiary of Reifler Trading Corporation. He later sold the company to Refco in 2000. In 1995, Brad Reifler founded Pali Capital and became the company’s Chairman and CEO. The company experienced tremendous growth through a $200 million increase in revenue in every financial year. He left the company in 2008 and launched Forefront Capital Markets Management.

Brad Reifler experience with the global markets has seen him serve as a director of different companies such as Wins Finance Holdings, Root Exchange, ITG Market Research, and Property Development. He has been on the Board of Directors at European American Investment Bank, Genesis Securities, and the Foresight Research Solutions.

Small Scale Investors

Three major problems hinder the investors from experiencing financial growth according to Brad Reifler. One of the biggest problems lies with the limitations for the non-accredited investors on the investments that they are supposed to make. The restrictions have created a large pool of small non-accredited investors who have to compete for the few investment opportunities available that have a high correlation with the stock markets. The large firms also charge the investors very high management fees which challenging to the investors.

Forefront Capital Markets Management

Reifler concern for the small investors led to the founding of the Forefront Capital. Reifler has decided to provide the investments reserved for the wealthy and the accredited investors to help the small entrepreneurs make profits. His company does not charge management fee until the investor makes 8% income. There is no correlation between the investments and the stock and equity markets. Therefore, the downside fluctuations in the market do not affect the investor.

What You Probably Didn’t Know about Waiakea’s 400% Growth Record

Using the little science knowledge, we all understand that water is crucial for our bodies. Often, health professionals have advised eight glasses a day as a standard measure to a healthy living. However, little is told regarding the kind of water to consume.

Over time, most individuals ought to consume purified (bottled) water. On a professional’s perspective, the packaged water contains many minerals which are not only safe to the body, but also helpful in aiding the body functioning.

By digging shallowly about the beverages in the market, you will notice, among all, bottled water is among the most hated. But the question remains, why do we still have bottled water companies in operation?

To Ryan Emmons, the founder and CEO of Waiakea Water, bottled water is a business with lots of opportunities beyond anyone’s expectations. According to Emmons, the successful entrepreneur, to survive in the water bottling company, creativity and healthy content comes first.

Forbes said that the 22-year old Ryan Emmons launched the Waiakea Water Company. With even little knowledge regarding the bottling industry, you will know that Ryan’s company has been experiencing incredible growth. To many, this particular industry only allows the survival for the old-fellows in the game, but to Ryan, there is always an opportunity for everyone.

Who would imagine, Waiakea Waters would one day dominate the market? No one, but its founder certainly had the idea of where the company was headed in the next coming years. Emmons says that his success has been promoted by the fact that he is in a position to create a sustainable product which offers unique health benefits to the consumer while minding the environment in terms of packaging.

Waiakea Water is collected from the snow-capped peak of Mauna Loa Volcano, known to be the purest environment on earth. This collection point ensures that their water remains rich in minerals which are needed in the consumer’s body.

Today, Waiakea Water’s impact into the industry can never go unnoticed. Many refer to the company as ‘the kid in the block living the lifestyle of those in the 50’s’.

Since establishment in 2012, the company has grown 400% which is beyond the expectations of every big individual in the game. By carrying out a quick calculation, this means that the company has been growing at a rate of 170% annually since it has been in the industry for three and a half years.

Emmons utilizes the services of local distributors who willingly sign up with the company. As a result, the company’s sales have been peaking at an amazing rate.

The company that used to handle about 2300 cases now boasts of selling more than 122000 cases every year. Today, Waiakea Water Company is worth $10 million and the fact that it has been in the game for less than four years is evident that it is focused on the game.