Business Leadership

Sheldon Lavin: Recap Crunchbase Articles

Business Leadership, OSI Group
Sheldon Lavin Helps The OSI Group Tackle The World The OSI Group began as a small butcher shop and now 100 years, the company has expanded to all corners of the world. The vision for OSI Group to go global started way back in the 1970s. At that time, Sheldon Lavin's role at OSI Group was that of a financial consultant, and at that time, he planted the seed in the partners of OSI to begin reaching for the world. In the mid-70s the Otto brothers asked Sheldon Lavin to become a third partner and he excepted. Lavin became half partner when he bought the shares of one of the brothers. When the last brother retired, Meet Sheldon Lavin, the Man Behind the Success of OSI Group. Sheldon Lavin was in complete control. Lavin knew that for him to stay, the company needed to expand. Lavin made...

Todd Lubar Successful Investor

Business Leadership
Todd Lubar is a leading man of integrity in his lucrative field of real estate. Lubar has worked diligently over the course of many years to become more successful in his career and he is currently the President at TDL Global Ventures, LLC and he is also the Senior Vice President of Legendary Investments. Lubar is a native of New Jersey but currently resides in Maryland with his family. He received his education at Syracuse University in New York where he graduated in 1995 with a B.A. in speech communication. Todd Lubar has a distinguished background in finance as he held many positions in that field before venturing into the Real Estate industry in 1995. Lubar’s career has taken him to a few states, including Texas where he has helped his company grow exponentially. His determination to h

Jed McCaleb Makes the Unbanked Bankable

Business Leadership, Businessman
Jed McCaleb cofounded Stellar to help increase economic participation for everyone. Stellar is an open source financial network that connects institutions around the world. Co-founded in 2014 by Joyce White and Jed McCaleb, Stellar hopes to bring the maintenance cost down for providing financial products to low-income customers. Jeb McCaleb also thinks his network can decrease the costs and increase the efficiency of money transfers by connecting the various institutions.   Stellar is attracting the interest of developing countries as they are home to the most of the unbanked population resides, currently there are about 2.5 billion people in this group according to the statistics of the World Bank. By lowering the costs associated with low-income accounts through a distributed ...

Ara Chackerian; Businessman, Investor and Leader

Business Leadership
Meet Ara Chackerian, well-known entrepreneur, angel investor, philanthropist, husband and father. For decades, Mr. Chackerian has followed in his family's footsteps and has focused his life and career around giving back and is deeply committed to providing a more eco friendly health environment. Mr. Ara Chackerian has more than two decades of experience in building healthcare companies, and is currently on the board of chairman's for many healthcare companies including ASC Capital Holding's LLC., in which his job is to invest solely in early stage healthcare companies with the primary objective of reinventing the U.S. Healthcare System. He is also the proud Co-founder of many other well-known healthcare companies including BMC Diagnostics, Pipeline RX and more recently, TMS Health Solut...

At the Top with James Dondero

Business Leadership
The Dallas area play host to several big names in business. One of these names is James Dondero. Dondero is currently the President and CEO of the Highland Capital Management group and the President of the Board of Directors for the Highland Acquisition Corporation. He has had a very successful career and continues to bring pride to Dallas through his knowledge of business and capital markets, and the continued growth of investments that he manages. Learn more about James Dondero at Affiliate Dork. Dondero started his career after leaving the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s in accounting and finance. He used his degree to get accepted to the prestigious JP Morgan Guaranty training program in 1984, and leveraged this program to earn a position at American Express as a corporate

Stream Energy Is An Energy Innovator With Great Leaders At The Helm

Business Expert, Business Leader, Business Leadership, Businessmen
Stream Energy is a new type of energy provider with an innovative platform to provide their energy, protective, wireless, and home services. Stream Energy was founded in 2005 in Dallas, Texas. Stream Energy is a revolutionary company which sells their products and services based on a direct to consumer selling foundation. Currently, Stream Energy serves most of the East Coast states including Georgia and Texas. Stream Energy uses associates to market the company and currently, the company is a billion-dollar energy enterprise that is known around the world.   At the helm of this successful company is Larry Mondry, who became Stream Energy’s President and Chief Executive Officer in 2016. Mr. Mondry brings an array of business experience in key executive positions like his manager

The Story Of Gregory James Aziz CEO National Steel Car

Business, Business Leader, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory Aziz is the chairman of the National Steel Car. A company located in Hamilton, Ontario which was founded in 1912. National steel car has had a 100 year of experience in engineering, manufacturing and a commitment to quality. Due to Gregory J Aziz’s dedication, the company has earned the reputation as the leading company in railroad freight and tank car manufacturer. The company has manufactured freight cars that meet and exceed the customer satisfaction and the railroad industry.   Greg James was born in London, Ontario on April 30th, 1949. He attended Ridley College and later majored in economics at the University of West Ontario. Gregory J Aziz joined his family who dealt with Affiliated Foods and food business. In 1971, the company turned out to be the largest importe

National Steel Car Gives Back To The Hamilton Community

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Greg Aziz is the president, chairman, and president of National Steel Car. The company is the leading railroad freight car manufacturing and engineering company in the world. National Steel Car has its headquarters in Hamilton, Ontario. Greg was born on April 30, 1949, in London, Ontario. Gregory J Aziz and his wife are the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair’s sponsors. It is the most prominent agricultural fair in Canada. About National Steel Car National Steel Car was founded in 1912. With more than ten decades of experience in the manufacturing and engineering of railroad freight cars. The company has in the last 100 years designed and manufactured freight cars that not only meet but also exceed the changing needs and standards of its clients and the railroad sector. National

Gregory Aziz Is An Admirable Leader In The Railway Freight Car Industry

Business, Business Leadership, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory Aziz is the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, and President of National Steel Car. The company manufactures and engineers railway freight cars that are used globally. It is located in Hamilton. It has become a renowned company in North America for the quality and innovative solutions they provide when it comes to railway cars. The success of this company has been attributed to the team and the work they have put into growing the company to what it is today. The company is value driven and they work hard to provide their clients with innovative and dynamic products.     Gregory James Aziz was born, in 1949, and bred in Ontario. He later joined the Ridley College before joining the University of Western Ontario to major in Economics. He kick-started his career by ...

Todd Lubar’s Insights into New Real Estate Markets in Baltimore

Business Leadership
There are a great and booming real estate market and potential in Baltimore but many have been missing on this information. There are exciting and new trends for real investors, business owners, and developers in the Charm City as is popularly known. Groundbreaking Renovations A really interesting trend is the renovation undertaken on old buildings and refurbishing historic landmarks to the latest and modern residential apartments. Consider for example 10 Light Street, the ground floor has been completely converted by Under Amour into Training and Gym center. As a new hub for millennials, the former Bank of America is a home to the chicest and pricey apartment in Baltimore. The cost of living here is low as compared to Washington D.C. Young professionals and graduates are poised t...