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Clayton Hutson: Tour Manager, Rigging Operator and Sound Engineer

Music Entertainment, People
You may not have heard of Clayton Hutson, but you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who isn't familiar with one of the many popular musical artists that he has partnered with. Clay Hutson is an experienced tour manager, production manager and live sound engineer who has worked alongside a variety of A-list musical groups. He is also the Vice-President of Ronin Event Creative, an event management agency based in Chicago and Nashville, and has worked as a production manager for Getagrip Touring, inc. since 1999.   Mr. Hutson has extensive experience working as a stage manager and production manager for high-profile events. He recently served as stage manager for both Halsey and Kid Rock during their current tours, and he also performed rigging duties for Kid Rock. He has also work...

George Soros Pumps In $18B To Open Society Foundations

Democracy, Politics
George Soros has recently transferred $18 billion from his personal wealth of $24.6 billion to the Open Society Foundations, an organization that promotes democracy around the world. This appears to be a major shift of wealth by the philanthropist and investor. In an email statement, a spokesman for the foundation said that this move is part of the process of transferring assets that has been going on for a number of years. This massive transfer of Soros’ wealth to the Open Society Foundations practically made it one of the biggest charitable organizations in the world. It was the latest financial move of the 87-year old philanthropist who started charitable work in 1979. His first venture in philanthropy benefitted black South Africans who were provided with educational scholarships. A

Who is Gregory Aziz?

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Railway, Steel Cars, Technology
There are the original railroad tycoons of the early 1800's and we are all well versed in names such as the Vanderbilt's, but there are names of the present who are doing remarkable things in the railroad industry that we might not have ever heard of. Names such as Gregory James Aziz. Who is Gregory Aziz and what does he do? Well he is not only Chairman of a worldwide railroad freight car company called National Steel Car, but he is the CEO and President of the company. He earned this spot in the 90's after he more than double the company’s success within 5 years. National Steel car is a company who engineers and manufactures railroad freight cars and they have been doing it for over one hundred years. The company originally came to be in 1912, by several investors and since

Jeff Yastine Talking About the Retail Companies Investors Should Look Into Apart from Amazon

Editor, Investors
Jeff Yastine is a financial journalist for past many decades and presently serves as the Editorial Director at the famous Banyan Hill Publishing. Jeff Yastine joined Banyan Hill Publishing in 2015 and since then has helped with many publications that come under the blanket of the company, including serving as the editor of Total Wealth Insider and weekly contributor to two other famous publications by Banyan Hill, namely Winning Investor Daily and Sovereign Investor Daily. As an editor to these finance based publications, Jeff Yastine helps the readers understand how the financial world and market operates and what needs to be done to achieve their long-term business goals and objectives. Assisting the readers to know about the profit-making opportunities that open up in the market from ...

Fabletics Grows Into Amazon’s Main Rival

Fashion
The Online retail sector is often said to still be finding its feet as new retailers develop Websites and apps across the Internet which look to rival the dominance of Amazon. Born in the 1990s as a bookseller, Amazon has developed as an Online community and retailer selling almost every product imaginable including fashion and athletic wear. Although it holds a 20 percent market share of the Online fashion sales in the U.S. each year a rival has begun to emerge to Amazon's dominance in the shape of Fabletics.   Born in 2013, Fabletics has developed an innovative membership and subscription-based business model which has allowed the brand to develop sales revenue of around $250 million by the end of 2017. Although now seen as one of the most innovative and respected Online retai...

A closer look at the Banyan Hill Publishing Editorial Director, Jeff Yastine’s life.

Businessman, Editor, Editorial, Expert Investor
Jeff Yastine holds the position of the editor of Total Wealth Insider. He started working with Banyan Hill Publishing in 2015. This was the best step the company had by then. Jeff Yastine contributed a lot to this company because his financial skills and experience had a way of making the company a better place. It became famous soon after Jeff acquired a position in the company. If you’re looking for the best place to invest in 2018, here's where it is...#investing #stocks #StockMarket #MergersAndAcquisitions #mergers #BanyanHill $BMY #BIIB $JWN $AKAM $MNAhttps://t.co/LXPrhFS8VN — Jeff Yastine (@Jeff_Y_Guru) December 19, 2017 Before working with Banyan, Jeff was a busy financial journalist and stock investor. These activities exposed him to a wide range of experiences. He learned

Securus Technologies: Focusing on New Ventures

Inmate Phone Calls
Securus Technologies is a leader in the field of telecommunications. They are servicing more than 3,000 prisons in the United States and Canada, and according to statistics, more than one million prisoners are being maintained by the company. Their aggressive growth is because their products and services are the more preferred than their competitors, and more correctional facilities trust them for their innovative products and services. Securus Technologies has been in the business for decades, and in the latter part of 2017, they announced that they would be acquiring GovPayNet, a company specializing in payment processing for government agencies. Securus Technologies thought that a business focusing on the payments industry would bring a new meaning to their business empire. GovPayNet is...

The Reason Eric Lefkofsky Decided To Start Up Tempus

Business Leader, Company Intergrity
With the number of people being diagnosed with cancer on a steady rise, the need for better treatment options and better processing of patients is imminent. However, the medical field seems to have not come up with the technological advancement that is present today, especially when it comes to electronic health records. Eric Lefkofsky was just a regular person assisting a family member who was getting treated for cancer when he realized how backward the system is. He realized that the technology being used to track patient records and their test results were extremely outdated and that there was a gaping hole in the industry that needed to be fulfilled. That’s when Eric Lefkofsky came up with the idea to start up a company that offered databasing and electronic health records systems t

The Problems That Whitney Wolfe Herd Solves With Bumble

People, Women
One of the most important things in the lives of people are relationships. It is very common for people to want to be in a relationship. However, not everyone that wants to be in a relationship gets to be in a relationship. People that are out of relationships for an extended period of time tend to wonder what is wrong with them. Another thing they wonder is the type of world that they are trying to date in. For one thing, a lot of people are using dating apps in order to find someone. The problem is that it does not work for everyone. So inspired by @joannacoles and her incredible career and insight. Can not wait for her book to come out, LOVE RULES, on bookshelves April 2018. Ladies, pre order now ❣️🙏 link in bio A post shared by WWH (@whitwolfeherd) on Oct 20, 2017 at 2

The Power of Avaaz

Businessman, Investment Industry
Avaaz is a non-governmental organization that is based in the United States, and its main agenda is to be activists on issues which are affecting people globally such as animal rights, human rights, climate change and more. Avaaz uses methods such as demonstrations and petitions in their quest for justice. Avaaz was launched in New York in the year 2007, but now it is an international organization. The founding president who is also the CEO of Avaaz is known as Ricken Patel. Ricken got a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University after studying PPE (politics, philosophy, and economics) at Balliol College, Oxford University. During his time in Avaaz, Patel has gained experience on how to use online tools for activism, for example, online public petitions, videos, and emails. Ava...