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THE MOBILE APP PEERRO® BRIDGES THE JOB GAP BETWEEN EMPLOYERS AND UNSKILLED WORKERS

THE MOBILE APP PEERRO® BRIDGES THE JOB GAP BETWEEN EMPLOYERS AND UNSKILLED WORKERS

Not all jobs or careers require a bachelor or associate degree. Many employers cannot find enough qualified applicants to work in specialized hourly wage positions. Employers in manufacturing, healthcare and hospitality industries face a big challenge finding qualified candidates for entry positions, especially ones to fill the pipeline towards more advanced roles and careers. “I believe we can change things,” Dr. Rachel Angel, founder of Peerro®, says “by providing...

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Philip Lawrence Sherrod selected as Top Artist of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

Philip Lawrence Sherrod selected as Top Artist of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

Philip Lawrence Sherrod, Founder of Street Painters, Artist, Composer, Painter & Poet has been selected as Top Artist of the Year for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the Art Industry. While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on...

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Acuity Consulting Group expands with additional expertise in Macola and SAP Business One

Acuity Consulting Group expands with additional expertise in Macola and SAP Business One

[Providence, Rhode Island] Acuity Consulting Group is excited to welcome Brigit Shea and Bill Plunkett to their talented team of consultants. Continued growth in customer services – including SAP Business One, ECi Macola, and WiSys supply chain solutions – prompted Acuity to expand its consulting staff.  Brigit joins the team as a business software consultant and Bill as an implementation consultant/project manager. Brigit brings over 20 years of CRM, sales operations,...

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Philip Lawrence Sherrod selected as Top Artist of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

Philip Lawrence Sherrod selected as Top Artist of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

Philip Lawrence Sherrod, Founder of Street Painters, Artist, Composer, Painter & Poet has been selected as Top Artist of the Year for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the Art Industry. While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their...

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MSF Real Estate Capital, Inc. announces the closing of the largest single transaction in the firm’s 34 year history

MSF Real Estate Capital, Inc. is proud to announce the closing of the largest single transaction in the firm’s 34 year history.  In May, The Pizzuti Companies of Columbus, Ohio closed on its purchase of the 0.79-acre site in the SoBro neighborhood of downtown Nashville where they will develop, The Joseph Nashville, a Luxury Collection Hotel, part of Marriott International, at a total cost of $168 million.  Project financing was simultaneously closed after being arranged by MSF...

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How This 12-Year Old Wowed NYC With His “Pay It Forward” Movement For the Homeless

How This 12-Year Old Wowed NYC With His “Pay It Forward” Movement For the Homeless

Alex Cameron is launching his own “Pay it Forward” movement across the US and his first stop was downtown Manhattan. Alex, whose father is national recording artist and violinist Doug Cameron, is a childprodigy violinist from Naples, FL. He had been invited to perform with The Honors Orchestra in Carnegie Hall this summer. When Alex arrived in Manhattan, he was stunned to see so many homeless people on the streets. He quickly came up with the “Pay it Forward”...

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The Bentonville Convention & Visitors Bureau and Digital Impact Solutions Launch the Visit Bentonville Chatbot

Bentonville and El Dorado, Arkansas, July 19, 2018: Visit Bentonville and Digital Impact Solutions today announced the launch of one of the first community destination bots in the United States.Jointly designed by the Bentonville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and Digital Impact Solutions (DIS) and built by DIS co-founder Joe Buhler, the newly launched Facebook Messenger Chatbot will provide the visitor, or consumers considering a trip to Bentonville, Arkansas with just about anything and...

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China’s ShangRing wins silicon valley's highest gold award

China’s ShangRing wins silicon valley's highest gold award

On July 11th, Silicon Valley Expo 2018 was hosted by the International Federation of Inventors' Associations, organized by the Korea Invention Promotion Association and the Silicon Valley international invention Festival, ended successfully in Silicon Valley. (July 4th local time in the United States ?China's ShangRing patent technology has won the highest gold medal, representing the most advanced scientific and technological achievements in the field of contemporary medical...

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Play Labs, a Summer Accelerator at MIT, Announces 2018 Class of Playful Startups and Demo Day

Play Labs, a Summer Accelerator at MIT, Announces 2018 Class of Playful Startups and Demo Day

Play Labs, a summer accelerator hosted at the MIT Game Lab, has announced its second batch of startups that have been admitted to the program. The current batch runs from June-August, and the Demo Day will be on August 14, 2018 at 6:00 pm EDT at MIT in classroom E51-115. The Demo Day will be open to investors, members of the MIT community, and the general public. In addition to the physical event, Play Labs Demo Day will be streamed live on the web for those not in the Boston area.   Sign...

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Travelers Protective Association Holds 128th National Convention in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Travelers Protective Association Holds 128th National Convention in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Travelers Protective Association (TPA), a fraternal benefit society, recently held its 128th national convention at Black Bear Inn & Suites in Gatlinburg, Tenn. More than 120 delegates representing 16 divisions located throughout the country attended the four-day conference. An auction and reception raised more than $18,000 for the Scholarship Trust for the Hearing Impaired. More than $2,600 was also raised for the Homer T. Wilson Fund, which provides emergency financial aid and...

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Ragan Whiteside, Soul-Jazz Flutist, Makes History with #1 on Billboard, Mediabase, and Smooth Jazz Network Simultaneously

Ragan Whiteside, Soul-Jazz Flutist, Makes History with #1 on Billboard, Mediabase, and Smooth Jazz Network Simultaneously

After the Billboard Top 10 success of “Early Arrival,” flutist Ragan Whiteside has made history as the first female flutist to hit #1 on Billboard, Mediabase, and Smooth Jazz Network Top 100 simultaneously with her second single, “Corey’s Bop”.  Ragan has performed with a veritable “who’s who” in Contemporary/Smooth Jazz including Marion Meadows, Walter Beasley, Tom Browne, Chieli Minucci, Kim Waters, Bob Baldwin, Frank McComb, and...

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Initiative: Eau receives community development grant from U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

Initiative: Eau receives community development grant from U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

Initiative: Eau is pleased to announce it has received a $10 000 USD grant from the Embassy of the United States of America to Burkina Faso. These funds will support H2Odata.city.fada, a water infrastructure sustainability project to improve local water infrastructure monitoring and maintenance capacity through the training and responsibilization of maintenance entities in Fada N'gourma, Burkina Faso. Fortified local monitoring and maintenance capacity improves quality and reliability...

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Jacky Investments Company Limited and other International Investors considering Legal Action against Venture Fund TMT Investments

Sources close to Thailand-based Jacky Investments Company Limited, also known as Jacky Star, maintain that they, and over a dozen other investors from The Russian Federation, are considering legal action against venture fund TMT Investments PLC (“TMT”), for stocks they first purchased on LSE AIM in 2015. Sources say that investors will allege that TMT used insider information to violate the law and intentionally defraud TMT’s investors of between $1 million and $5 million...

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Tens of Millions of Acrylic Blocks Made by Hy-Lite Over Past Three Decades

Tens of Millions of Acrylic Blocks Made by Hy-Lite Over Past Three Decades

From privacy panels to windows to interior shutters, during the past 30 years Hy-Lite® has manufactured hundreds of thousands of acrylic block products. Since 1988 the company has solved design and privacy issues for architects, builders and homeowners by crafting stunning acrylic block products for homes, businesses and television and movie sets in the United States and across the globe.“Our company revolutionized the privacy window market three decades ago by introducing...

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