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SBA 8(a) Contractor Spotswood Consulting Targets Hurricane Irma Emergency Government Office Recovery Services
SBA 8(a) Contractor Spotswood Consulting Targets Hurricane Irma Emergency Government Office Recovery Services

09/16/2017 14:00

Orange County California based Spotswood Consulting, a leading, SBA 8(a) certified and African-American-owned government IT contractor announces the launch of its emergency government office recovery services in response to Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 natural disaster that recently battered the Caribbean and Florida. Government agencies such as the U.S. Department of Justice (FBI), and companies such as Canon, Lexmark,...

Featuring the New IPhone X Optimized for Augmented Reality with New Gyroscopes and Accelerometers for Accurate Motion Tracking
Featuring the New IPhone X Optimized for Augmented Reality with New Gyroscopes and Accelerometers for Accurate Motion Tracking

09/15/2017 21:00

Earlier this week, the recent announcement of the iPhone X at the keynote event held in Apple Park has opened new doors for most application development firms around the world. The aroma of success smells sweet for most AR specialists as Tim Cook explained how Augmented Reality shapes the future of the technological sphere. Early PC, smartphone and tablet augmented reality applications focused on games only, but with the launch of latest iPhone X and ARKit, scopes have broadened towards the application...

Merv Pinny releases new single
Merv Pinny releases new single "I Feel Like a Prisoner" on September 29th

09/14/2017 12:00

New Zealand modern/alternative rocker Merv Pinny is like many of us in that he is troubled by worldwide events in the past year that have led to political and social upheaval.  In "I Feel Like a Prisoner", the last in a trilogy of songs, Merv addresses the division and resentment created by the current administration’s plan to build a border wall between the US and Mexico. Merv partners with Jazz master Ray Walker, who lends the opening of the song a melancholy...

Get Konnected! to Unveil GK50 Boston’s 50 Most Influential People of Color in Healthcare & Life Sciences  Partners HealthCare and Neighborhood Health Plan to Co-Sponsor Event
Get Konnected! to Unveil GK50 Boston’s 50 Most Influential People of Color in Healthcare & Life Sciences Partners HealthCare and Neighborhood Health Plan to Co-Sponsor Event

09/18/2017 09:00

More than 300 business leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals from among the City’s Healthcare and Life Sciences community will gather on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 from 5:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M at the Partners Healthcare Headquarters to celebrate GK50 Boston’s 50 Most Influential People of Color in Healthcare & Life Sciences at Get Konnected! Boston’s premier inclusive business networking event. Colette...

THE 24TH ANNUAL DASH FOR DIGNITY BENEFITING ACHIEVE TAKES PLACE ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7TH AT DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER
THE 24TH ANNUAL DASH FOR DIGNITY BENEFITING ACHIEVE TAKES PLACE ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7TH AT DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER

09/14/2017 17:00

Achieve, A Place to Grow is hosting the 24th Annual Dash for Dignity at its Presenting Sponsor’s location: Dallas Medical Center, 7 Medical Parkway, Farmers Branch, Texas. This year’s event includes a 5K race, half mile fun run, food trucks, silent auction, prize drawing, pet adoptions, a carnival, and health fair. The health...

FishyTale Digital has acquired rights to the Pinky and Peanut series
FishyTale Digital has acquired rights to the Pinky and Peanut series

09/12/2017 16:00

FishyTale Digital is pleased to announce the addition of Deena Cook and Cherie McIntosh, authors of the Pinky and Peanut series, to its growing list of authors. FishyTale Digital Inc. has licensed the domestic and international rights to their existing children’s titles, as well as contracted with the authors to expand on other titles and create new ones. “We are excited about this relationship with Deena and Cherie because of how closely their ethos aligns with our own.”...

‘DON’T CALL MY DAD THE “A” WORD, says Jessica Hulsey Nickel, President of Addiction Policy Forum, op-ed today in Washington Times

09/08/2017 17:00

Jessica Hulsey Nickel, who testified before the Christie Commission in June and is the President of the Addiction Policy Forum, has written an op-ed in the Washington Times, “Don’t call my Dad the ‘A’ word”.  Nickel says that using the correct language when discussing those who struggle with drugs removes stigma and encourages individuals to seek treatment. Hulsey Nickel argues that when someone is labeled an “addict,” it makes people think...

Thomas Girardi selected as Lawyer of the Decade by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).
Thomas Girardi selected as Lawyer of the Decade by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).

09/11/2017 12:00

Thomas Vincent Girardi, Attorney and Founding Partner of Girardi & Keese, was recently selected as the “Lawyer of the Decade” for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), for his outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to the legal profession. While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only 1 Man is chosen for this distinction.   Mr. Girardi will be presented with the Crystal...

HOW TO NEGOTIATE COLLEGE TUTION TO SAVE MONEY

09/08/2017 14:00

In this book, Secrets of a College Financial Aid Expert, families get valuable information to navigate the college planning process. Whether students are looking for guidance in choosing the right major or even the right college, look no further. This book reveals mistakes to avoid in the college application process, plus secrets to paying for expensive college tuition. Joseph W. Maggiore, owner of Legacy Planning Alliance Inc. and Veridian Wealth Management Inc., has over 16 years of experience...

Social Security & Retirement Workshop
Social Security & Retirement Workshop

09/15/2017 19:00

Adolfo Rodriguez  a National Social Security expert and Published author, is holding a Social Security and Retirement Workshop at San Jacinto College Central Campus located in Pasadena, Texas on Saturday Sept. 30th at 10:AM. Adolfo Rodriguez is a leading authority on Social Security, Medicare and Retirement income planning. Adolfo Rodriguez has been a guest speaker at many events including an invitation to be a guess speaker and meet with the Swedish Parliment to...

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