Business

DAMAC Properties Owner and CEO is Hussain Sajwani

Business, Company
DAMAC Properties is a premier, luxury developer in Dubai. It has released its 2017 activity, and reports that over 2300 additional units were developed by the company for that year. This number brings the companys' total amount of units to over 20,000, since its inception. DAMAC Properties was founded by its CEO and owner, Hussain Sajwani, in 2002.   In 2017, the company realized a 4% gain in sales over the prior year's sales. Gross profits came in at 9% lower than 2016, due in part to several ongoing development projects that were underway in 2017. Booked sales yet to be realized as of year end 2017, are higher than the previous year. The value of booked sales as of year end 2017 are higher as compared to 2016, and are projected to be at AED 7.5 billion versus AED 7 billion, re...

Sahm Adrangi Invests in Activism

Business, Business Leader, CEO, Hedge Fund Investor, Investment Research, Investments, Research Mangement
When it comes to forms of activism, short selling companies typically isn't the first thing to come to mind. Nevertheless, this is exactly what hedge fund investor Sahm Adrangi does to make a difference and turn a considerable profit for his company Kerrisdale Capital Management LLC, a boutique investment firm based out of New York that he himself founded. Sahm Adrangi uses his expertise particularly in mining, biotechnology, and telecommunications to bring attention and consequences to companies that he and his investors see as engaging in bad business practices.   Mr. Adrangi received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale University, and worked for Deutsche Bank in the credit and finance sector.   One of the first incidents of activism through investments was sh...

How Aloha Construction Professionally Completes Home Repairs

Business, Gutter, Home Construction, Roofing, Siding
Aloha Construction, Inc. is based in Lake Zurich, Illinois. It is a construction company that specializes in siding, roofing, and gutter installations and repairs. This company was founded by Dave Farbaky in 2008. He serves as the business' chief executive officer. They are often called after homes are damaged by hail, high wind, and/or storms. They provide free property inspections to homeowners and work with their insurance companies to get the damage repaired. For those who do not have homeowners’ insurance or have had their claim denied Aloha Construction has partnered with a financial company, Synchrony Financial, so that they can pay for the repairs over time.   This company provides its services to those homeowners living in Southern Wisconsin as well as those who live ac

With Houston on the Rebound After Harvey, Stream Energy Remembers Their Customers and Employees

Business, Clean Energy, Electric Company, Electricity, Energy Company, Green Energy, Multi-Level Marketing
People of the Houston area are still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Harvey, the category five hurricane that blasted its way through the gulf coast of Texas, affecting millions of people and damaging nearly 135,000 homes. Everyone from celebrities to multi-billion-dollar corporations has sent millions of dollars in relief to the affected area, but it is their neighbors to the north, Stream Energy of Dallas, TX, that is striving to lend a helping hand as well.   Immediately after the storm hit, Stream Energy immediately mobilized to help the people affected by any and all means necessary. One of the first steps they took was to write a $25,000 check to the American Red Cross to assist with any expenses associated with medical care and rebuilding efforts. Stream Energy hope...

Kodak Leaves Sahm Adrangi Unimpressed

Business, Business Leader, CEO, Hedge Fund Investor, Investment Research, Investments, Research Mangement
Cryptocurrency is the hot thing at the moment, but Eastman Kodak Company's entry into the arena is leaving Sahm Adrangi's Kerrisdale Capital cold. The private investment manager published a negative report at the beginning of February that explained its short position in the 130-year old commercial printing and imaging company.   Since Sahm Adrangi founded Kerrisdale Capital in 2009, launching it with less than $1 millin, the private investment manager has built up a solid reputation in the world of investing. With Sahm Adrangi at the helm as CEO, it has become known for its focus on long-term value investments as well as event-driven special situations.   In the case of Kodak, Sahm Adrangi's understanding of the world of investing have caused Kerrisdale to take a ...

How To Connect With a Customer For Market America

Business, Internet Marketing, Marketing, Multi-Level Marketing, Online Sales, Product Brokerage
When it comes to making money, one of the best things for people to do is connect with the customer. The best thing for companies to do is pay attention to the changes that are happening in the market. A growing phenomenon in the market is people who are looking not for a product or a company, but a journey to be a part of. With the internet making things available for people to look into, there is going to be a desire for something that offers more than products. After all, people have a need that is deeper than what consumerism can fulfill.   One of the best ways a Market America unfranchised owner can connect with the customer is by telling a story. The story has to be compelling and real. Another thing to do is simply connect with the other users in social media. This can he...

Hiring Aloha Construction For Your Household Needs

Business, Company
For homeowners living in Illinois, it is important to remember that you need a reliable construction company that you can trust. One of the best ones in the area is known as Aloha Construction. Aloha Construction has been around for well over a decade and has continued to be one of the most popular companies in the state. Because of their work with homeowners, it's no wonder that a lot of people have chosen them to do the work for them. They can do a series of different jobs, from full roofing to siding and everything in between. You can contact one of the two offices that they have throughout the state, so be sure to consider this as an option for yourself and know that they are there to help you out. Along with providing variety of different services, they can do a full home inspectio...

All About Gregory Aziz

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Railway, Steel Cars, Technology
Ever since he purchased National Steel Car in 1994, president and CEO Gregory James Aziz has brought major changes and grand growth to the company. Born in London Ontario on April 30, 1949, Greg James Aziz first schooled at Ridley College before majoring in Economics at the University of Western Ontario. Gregory Aziz got firsthand experience in business when he joined a family enterprise in 1971. Affiliated Foods, the company, dealt with import and supply of fresh fruits. They imported the fruits from Europe, South and Central American before supplying them to major fresh food wholesale markets in the Eastern Canada and the United States. Before leaving the bushiness after 16 years, Gregory J Aziz saw the business become a global importer. He then left for New York where he e...

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

Gregory Aziz Shows Other Businesses They Can Be Successful

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
When Gregory James Aziz began working to build up his new company, he felt it was a daunting task. He was not sure if he would ever be able to rest, but he knew he wouldn't do it until the company was successful. In fact, he knew he would have to go to great lengths to get to the point where he wanted to be in his career. As long as Gregory James Aziz was working for himself on his own business, he knew he wasn't going to have to worry about having to work for someone else who was also a part of a business.   The idea behind National Steel Car is the company makes steel cars for businesses that operate in the rail industry. Gregory Aziz runs the business, so it will be relevant in the rail industry world. In fact, Gregory James Aziz has been running the business better than it w...