Monthly Archives: January 2017

Unique Aspects as Portrayed by José Borghi

Borghi was born in Presidente Prudente. While in junior high school, José was not certain of the career he would pursue. It was until his sister invited him for performance on exhibition of Vts that he got convicted about the course he would undertake. Simply, it was that performance at Castro Neves Theater that guided his way in career. Upon completion he undertook a bachelors’ degree in Advertising and Propaganda.This icon worked at Agency Standart Ogilvy as an editor and registered tremendous results. Due to his innovative nature, he set to launch his own agency, BorghiErh, which they co-founded with Erh Ray even without any godfather, bank or investors. The Brazilian advertising company did not receive anything less of success as its principals were devoted.

Jose Borghi has remarkable advertising attributes. He is a great mind and renowned pioneer of highly yielding campaigns. Most famous probably is the ‘Mammals of Parmalat,’ an engagement where children were clad like animals and sang extraordinary tinkles. Most of the campaigns he has initiated stand out, and have clung in people’s mind to date.Determination is a factor closely attributed to this icon. Like he says, it came to his realization that nothing comes easy. He was not to expect funding from anyone and so he had to work it himself. This helped him in recognizing his ability to push harder even during the bad times.

Notable Ladders by his Company’s Growth

In December 2006, Lowe bought the well-established company they had founded, having the name changing to Borghi Lowe. The company continued growing its scales not just domestically but also across the globe. Lately they combined with Lowe & Partners and the Mullen group, forming an organization called Mullen Lowe, with José Borghi and André Gomes heading it as the co-CEOs.As part of change into the new name, the organization is to change its name to ‘Mullen Lowe Brasil,’ as well as allowing a new crew to take up leadership. Having such like-minded CEOs has played a major role in the consistent growth of the company. Concentrating the Lowe networks in Brazil will enable them facilitate their activities with ease.

Chris Burch Marries Fashion and Technology to Provide Style

To most of us, fashion and technology are two different features. To Chris Burch, the two elements are co-related. For fashion to exist, technology must be employed. For technology to develop, there must be fashion and design. Chris Burch looks at fashion as a close friend to technology. He is fascinated by the effects of technology to fashion, especially in the future. He also monitors the synergy of the two elements and how they borrow one or more characteristics for development. To Burch, fashion and technology go way beyond the runway and commercials. Technology and fashion have grown together since the 80’s.

 

Technology

 

Unlike in the present century, people in the 70 are walked around carrying their best tunes in addition to radio stations. They also enjoyed their music in public with cassette decks. The 80’s took a transformation when movies were included in the list of story lines. In the 90’s, people invested in Walkmans for a personal feel of the music. It was portable and easier to walk around with hence convenient. A decade later, the Walkman was ditched for iPods. iPods are way smaller and efficient in playing music. It, therefore, means that the growth of technology depends on what seems fashionable to an individual.

 

Fashion

 

As the fashion designer Anouk Wipprecht puts it, technology assumes a playground in which the deeper your dive, the more you discover. It always gives you the opportunity to grow and expand ideas. The stadium allows you, the fashion designer to generate more designs. The current synergy of fashion and technology is admirable. Most fashion designers find pleasure in the creation of high-quality products. This has been made possible through technology. Technology promotes high quality and functionality in addition to innovation. Most of the time, fashion depends on technology for popularity. For example, a television station promotes fashion through airing the styles on air.

 

About Chris Burch

 

Serving as the founder of Burch Creative Capital, Chris Burch is also the Chief Executive Officer. He oversees the daily routine of the firm including its investment. The company’s philosophy on investment expresses Burch’s values on entrepreneurship. It also magnifies his vision on current market gaps, creativity, creative imagination, incubation and scale. Burch Creative Capital provides a platform for marketing leading brands in the world. Through Chris Burch, his firm supports the development of many lifestyle consumer goods from retail stores including home décor, organic foods, technology and the fashion industry. The portfolio includes diversity with the latest synergy being Ellen DeGeneres new lifestyle brand.

 

 

 

Securus Technologies Helps To Prevent and Solve Crimes

On October 21, 2016, PR Newswire posted an article about the use of Securus Technologies software and investigative tools, through the eyes of its users.

 

First, a little background on Securus Technology. This is a company which offers a full line of civil and criminal justice technology solutions to law enforcement and correction agencies across North America. Their technology, according to customers, has helped to solve and prevent crimes, even by inmate to inmate, within their customer’s facilities.

 

Here are examples of how the company’s software and investigative tools have helped their customers.

 

 

  1. Use information from phone calls to secure a search warrant from a corrupt staff member. The staff member was arrested for trying to introduce contraband to their facilities.
  2. Monitor calls among inmates regarding alcohol use, drug selling and drugs in the facility.
  3. Use investigative tools that were provided by Securus, to give facility personnel the ability to conduct an investigation regarding harassment or potential threats to the facility and possibly the community.
  4. Securus’s LBS (local-based service) software services in concurrence with other law enforcement resources allowed a sheriff’s department the ability to recover well over a million dollars in illegal assets, drugs and money.

 

Though this is just a small sampling of the comments that were presented by the article, it is clear that the company’s investigative tools and service is not only important to the facilities they serve, it is also a service to protecting the public.

 

An Overview of Thor Halvorssen’s Thoughts on Celebrities Stance on Human Rights

In an article on Time, Thor Halvorssen (president of Human Rights Foundation, New York)explored the issue of entertainers learning the hard way about the consequences of celebrating dictators. This was after Erykah Badu performed for King Mswati III, an African dictator. At the same time seven Swazi nationals were apprehended for having on t-shirts that appeared to be criticizing the king. Swaziland has no political parties and criticizing the government is against the law. In the jail that the seven were thrown, there is an iconic human rights attorney and journalist (Thulani Maseko), who have leg irons on their feet.

PR Disaster

Erykah Badu’s management team did not respond to the concerns raised by a number of human rights groups and foundations and the artist was quick to brush off HRF and other groups. She retweeted a comment claiming that she does not owe anyone an explanation on her performance in Swaziland. This erupted a lot of commentaries and she was quick to attack her critics. She went on for a record eight hours attacking her critics on twitter. She later on claimed that she did not know about the political climate in the kingdom and that she donated her pay to the servants in the house she was hosted in.

Changing Times

In the past it was easy for entertainers to entertain human rights violators and get a small fortune off it. However, times have changed due to the advent of social media and smart phones. This has made it harder for such shows to be kept under wraps and it leads to PR meltdowns for such performers. The tyrants who hire such entertainers are also not spared from the unwanted attention they get from the whole debacle.

Way Forward

Thor Halvorssen notes that there are people who argue that artists are often apolitical and cannot play an active role in human rights struggle. He however, argues that some have taken the oppressor’s side. He advises that celebrities can leverage their celebrity power and take a public stand denouncing dictatorship. A single tweet from a celebrity would be enough to show solidarity and prove inspirational to people living under tyrannies. It would also serve as a warning shot to human rights oppressors.

Visit http://www.huffingtonpost.com/thor-halvorssen for more.

 

 

Vinny Parascandola Senior Executive Vice President at French Investment Firm AXA

The French multinational insurance conglomerate, AXA, is engaged in insurance products around the world, as well as the management of client and corporate investments and providing myriad financial services to its clients from its main office in Paris. AXA serves markets in Western Europe, the Middle East, North America, Africa, and the Asian Pacific regions.

AXA is a collection of independent businesses dealing in insurance and investment products. The company represents a part of the Euro Stoxx 50, a stock market index. AXA was recently recognized as the second most powerful transnational corporation only behind the more well known Barclays.

At the head of AXA is Thomas Buberl who replaced Henri de Castries in August of 2016.

Vinny Parascandola is the Senior Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors. Parascandola brought more than 25 years of experience to the position. After having obtained a B.S. degree from Pace University in New York, Parascandola began his career as a sales agent working for Prudential Insurance and would soon become successful; he was honored with the prestigious award of the National Rookie of the Year. He joined AXA Advisors in 2004 where he was soon recognized as a competent leader and was the recipient of numerous deserved awards. His leadership skills coupled with his knowledge of the insurance and investment industries was further enhanced by his speaking abilities which brought him to the attention of other executives in his industry.

Parascandola and his office are committed to educating their clients on ways to secure a safe secure and comfortable retirement not only for themselves but with funds left at their passing for the future of their children and grandchildren. There are many ways to prepare for the future, and how to cope with the decisions about financial independence. Those approaching retirement or with substantial holding are benefitted by seeking the advice of industry experts. Parascandola’s experience combined with the resources of the AXA conglomerate can provide plans that will secure the future no matter what numerous and difficult obstacles are placed in the path of their economic freedom. Check out his crunchbase profile for more information.

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JeanMarie Guenot Announces Next Drug Phase

 

JeanMarie Guenot, the Chief Executive Officer of Amphivena Therapeutics, has recently announced that the Food and Drug Administration has accepted their application for an investigative trial of one of their drugs geared towards fighting cancer. Known as AMV564, the drug has been designed to work closely with the Amphivena Therapeutics’ proprietary antibodies.

 

As a part of the application’s acceptance, Dr. Guenot is now prepared to expand the company’s current product availability and introduce it to new patients. It is hoped that by increasing the scope of their trial, the company will be able to gather more information on the effectiveness of the drug and adapt its current metrics accordingly. As of right now, the drug is currently being marketed towards patients that have acute myeloid leukemia.

 

For the first stage of this new trial, Amphivena Therapeutics will be studying the safety of rising doses in its patients. After a rigorous evaluation of the data from this trial, the company will then move on to reviewing its effectiveness in treating tumors and preventing their development. Through this process, Dr. Guenot and her leadership staff will be able to design specific measures that take into account the maximum safe dose for a patient and ensure that there are no unnecessary side effects. With this information, Amphivena Therapeutics will be able to seamlessly transition into the second phase of their program, where they put the drug through even more rigorous testing.

 

While Amphivena Therapeutics is known for working tirelessly to come up with new and innovative ways to combat cancer, this news really serves as further evidence that Dr. Guenot is not letting her Ph.D. go to waste. By working closely with research personnel to develop new methods of treating diseases, and then working with the financial side to ensure that they have the funding they need, JeanMarie Guenot has managed to transform her business into a well-respected outlet for developing drugs to combat cancer.   Newson6 covered one of the brilliant moves JeanMarie Guenot has done in the past in their story “Maverick Therapeutics and Takeda Announce Five-year Collaboration to Advance T-Cell Engagement Therapies”.

 

Doug Levitt Inspires Many Souls through The Greyhound Diaries

Doug Levitt is a singer as well as a songwriter in America. He is well known for the famous Greyhound Diaries. He attended Washington, DC public schools and later on joined Cornell University. He was lucky whereby he got a Fulbright Scholarship which greatly paid off. He received his masters from the London School of Economics in Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict. Before starting on the Greyhound Diaries, Doug Levitt was a foreign communicator located in London. He posted from Rwanda, Iran and Bosnia and much more for the ABC, CNN and NBC.

 

The Greyhound Diaries is a project that is associated with entire music in order of passing on the message of travelers that are also struggling. This project has made a record of over 10 years and traveling for more than 120,000 miles by the Greyhound bus. As a result, songs, images and stories of other travelers who are struggling have been successfully delivered. Greyhound Diaries is exhibited and inspired by WPA-era projects that depicted a complete portrait of America. Therefore Doug Levitt has engaged the project to more range of venues that includes; Walter Reed, Woody Guthrie Center, The Kennedy Center, shelters with no homes, the Southern Law Center and colleges.

 

This long time project that has told great stories through songs has been featured in a number of broadcasting stations and papers. These stations include MSNBC, CNN, Fox News, Reuters and The Wall Street Journal. This project is an accomplishment since it has been displayed in published writings, two records, web series, a one-man show and photo exhibits. Doug Levitt believes that music is a way of reflecting the feelings of different people especially on the conflicts of today. The songs are full of individual journeys through America.

Advertising Entrepreneur Alexandre Gama

Alexandre Gama is an entrepreneur in Brazil who is the founder, Chief Creative Officer, and Chief Executive Officer of Neogama. Founded in 1999, Neogama is a very well regarded advertising agency that has been used by some of the largest companies in the world. Alexandre Gama has built his company into what is regarded as one of the top 20 Brazilian advertising agencies.

Mr. Gama has won a number of rewards throughout his career. One of these rewards was as “Agency Director of the Year” in 2006, by the Propaganda Professionals Association. Another of his other rewards would be in 2013 as “Company or the Year” due to his famous Johnny Walker ad campaign.

In 2014, Alexandre Gama had 20 years of his advertising work displayed at the Sao Paulo Museum. The displayed ads featured his well known campaigns for such companies as Volkswagen, Levi’s, and Ford. The most talked about exhibit was for his aforementioned Johnny Walker campaign, called “Rock Giant”. In this campaign he portrayed Brazil as an awakening giant. The television ad quickly became a Brazilian cultural touchstone. The museum created the entrance to the “Rock Giant” section by blowing up the last frame of the ad and mounting it within a wooden frame.

Related: http://adnews.com.br/negocios/alexandre-gama-nao-e-mais-cco-global-da-bbh.html

Capture Your Special Day in San Diego with George Street Photo and Video

Planning a wedding can be extremely stressful. There is so much to take into consideration, especially when you are on a budget. “George Street Photo & Video” is a budget friendly wedding photography business located in San Diego and is here to guarantee to capture all of those special moments at your wedding. Prices start at just $1,595 and they are also offering a special discount off of their most popular package. Many customers described the team as incredibly professional and talented. “George Street Photo & Video” don’t just take amazing photos, but they make sure that each client has a unique photoshoot that defines the couples personalities. Look no further you are trying to find a wedding photography business that won’t disappoint.

Why IAP Worldwide Services is the Leading Service Provider

When it comes to service provision, IAP Worldwide has carved a niche in the industry. Some of the support services the company offers include management services, contingency and technical assistance among other services. Europe and the Middle East has significantly benefitted from the help of IAP which has its operation in more than 25 countries.

Government and other organizations such as businesses and healthcare providers have also received great support from IAP Worldwide Services, which is thriving with Doug Kitani as the CEO.

Short History

The company was formed in the year 1953 and was involved in the building of space launch in Florida, which marked the first space launch in America. IAP continued its services mainly offering aviation support on prnewswire.com until the 1990s when it went international and began offering a broad spectrum of services. A major restructuring of the company occurred in the year 2014 where it got 80% of depth conversion to equity and hence reducing depth equity ratio.

Job Opportunities

IAP Worldwide services are always looking for qualified individuals and professionals to work with so as to provide quality services. The company is among the top hiring institutions in the US, and it advertises vacancies through their website and a LinkedIn account that is always active 24 hours. The company works hard to ensure that all the employees are provided with a conducive working environment, and they highly value every worker in their business giving them support and investing in their personal growth. There are various positions available through their websites such as fire protection inspectors, data specialists, field representatives and many others. More details about their employment and available jobs are posted on https://www.linkedin.com/title/.

Contract with US Navy

IAP Worldwide has over the years won many contracts, and they have given their best to ensure the success of their different operations. The company entered a deal with the US Navy worth $900 million. They were excited about the opportunity and saw it as a chance to serve their loyal customer to their satisfaction. The record of achievement and portfolio is what led to the awarding of the contract.

IAP Worldwide is always ready to undertake any challenges that come on the way as long as it is serving customers. Though the company has been operating for more than six decades, it has maintained the quality of services and relation to their clients. The company also ensures that it has staffs who are motivated so as to give out their best.