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Robert Ivy Is Honored With The Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award

Architectural Group, CEO
Being an architect takes a lot of hard work and they rarely get recognized. Fortunately, Robert Ivy of the American Institute of Architecture is being recognized on a major level. A non-profit organization called the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters gave Robert Ivy an award that recognized a lifetime of achievement. Here is a little history about the successful architect. Robert Ivy was a officer in the US Army during his younger days. Wanting a formal education he attended Sewanee: The University of the South. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in English, but wanted to continue his studies. Robert Ivy achieved his Master of Architecture degree at Tulane University and with that he was ready to hit the architect scene with a sense of freshness. Robert Ivy worked as Editor-in-Chie...

One State In Brazil Aims To Bring Free Internet To All

Businessman, CEO, Company, Montoro Jens
A Public-Private Partnership (PPP) got rolling in the State of Piaui in August 2017. Three government entities were involved in initiating this process which was the Information Technology Agency, the State Secretariat for Administration and Social Security, and the Superintendence of Partnerships and Concessions. The goal is to extend the PiauiConectado program to more citizens in this state of Brazil, as infrastructure projects specialist Felipe Montoro Jens explains it. The PiauiConectado program provides the citizens of this state with free internet, presently in the capital of this state along with eight other cities. State officials want to form a PPP with private companies in order to expand this internet access to more people across the state. Private companies will build this i...

The Success Of Dr. Mark McKenna

Aesthetic Surgery, Business, CEO, Cosmetic Surgery, Doctor
Dr. Mark McKenna is a reputable medical doctor and serial entrepreneur who operates various business ventures and his medical practice here in the United States of America. Mr. McKenna is arguably most well-known for creating OVME - its name is pronounced as "of me" - a popular health service retailer where all services offered focus on the looks - the aesthetics - of customers. Rather than actually selling products, as virtually all retailers do, Dr. Mark McKenna's OVME connects prospective patients hoping to make themselves look better with certified, reputable, licensed healthcare providers across the United States. OVME operates via a mobile platform that connects consumers directly with healthcare providers best suited to their individual needs. How did Dr. Mark McKenna start hi...

Louis Chenevert’s productive traits made him a leader

Business Leader, CEO, Company, Investments
CEO superstar Louis Chenevert is paving the way for other leaders to live up to all their potential. Born in Canada the thriving businessman knows how to run a business successfully without sacrificing the needs of employees and compromising environmental laws. He also takes an active role in the community making it his mission to give back. Mr. Chenevert is the former Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at United Technologies Corporation. Before he held these positions he worked at UTC as Chief Operating Officer and President. Prior to UTC Louis worked at General Motors for 14 years and Pratt & Whitney for seven years. He currently as a Senior Industry Advisor at Goldman Sachs and sits on a number of boards. Louis brings his ideas to reality by finding the upmost talented engineer...

Gregory Aziz: How One Man Grew National Steel Car

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
National Steel Car is one of Canada‚Äôs most prominent manufacturers of steel railroad cars that are designed to transport freight. A subsidiary of National Industries Inc, National Steel Car came about in the early 1900s as a result of a simple meeting of several local business leaders in the community. The men wanted to find a way for the city of Hamilton and for Ontario to join in the growing business of the railroad industry. At the time, the railroad was one of the most booming industries in the world. Canada had not yet carved out its piece of the pie in the railroad world and those men made the first step in doing so.   And thus, National Steel Car was founded in the small town of Hamilton, Ontario, where it then went on to become a leader across the world in the niche prod

Gregory Aziz Knows What Businesses Need

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Since Gregory James Aziz started working in the business world, he knew there were things he could do that would allow him to make things better for himself and for others. He spent a lot of time trying to give people the attention they needed to make things easier on themselves. No matter how hard Gregory Aziz had to work, he helped out the businesses he worked with. He tried to always put things in place for the companies so they didn't need to worry about all the issues going on in the industry. As long as Gregory Aziz knew how to help the businesses, they could thrive.   When Gregory J Aziz started working with banks, he knew he had talent. He spent a lot of time trying to make things better for everyone who was in the industry by allowing people to see all the banking optio...

Drew Madden And His Vision For The American Health-Care Industry

Business Leader, CEO, Healthcare, Healthcare IT, Healthcare Technology, Medical Science, Medical Systems, Medical Technology
Americans are an innovative lot, famed for developing innovative solutions to various challenges. Many American solutions to problems in health care, manufacturing, and agriculture among other industries are used not only in America but also across the world. While Americans remain innovative, churning out solutions to problems in different sectors of their economy, the health-care industry is somewhat neglected. And it is not because innovators cannot come up with solutions to challenges in health care. Innovators do not understand problems in health care, argues Mike Townsend, a health-care entrepreneur, and a regular commentator. They are unaware of problems because most of them for long shied away from the health-care sector, citing unfavorable political interferences and too many r...

NSC Will Dominate the Century

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz was just the kind of chief executive officer that National Steel Car needed to get it out of its slumber and active yet again in the world of railcar manufacturing. National Steel Car was once the most prominent company in both America and Canada when it came to transporting goods by railcar. They were engaged in constant innovation and always pushed the envelope where the railway was concerned. However, over time they lost their way and needed somebody get them back on track. Yes, that was a rail way pun.   In order to get this engine rolling, see another rail way pun, Gregory James Aziz had to implement various pillars of business success. Aziz began by casting a powerful vision that grabbed the heartstrings of the company. He harkened back to National Steel...

National Steel Car Reigns Supreme

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
The key to accumulating a wealth of funds is to find a passion of yours, unite that with your skills, and then find a way to make a ton of money off of it. Gregory James Aziz had always been good at taking something what was failing and making it a success. This may have been a student in elementary school, it could have been a nonprofit that was seeking to gain prominence, either way, Greg James Aziz found a way to make it work. When he turned his eye to business that is where he made the majority of his money.   National Steel Car had once been the most prominent rail car manufacturer in all of Canada. However, over time, their business began to dwindle as they lost market share due to their lack of creativity. They knew they needed new leadership and so they reached out to Gr...

Thousands Tune In To Shervin Pishevar Tweet Storm

Angel Investor, Business, Business Expert, Business Leader, Businessman, CEO, Entrepreneur, Investing, Investment Research, Investments, Investor, Venture Capitalist
Shervin Pishevar sent out a large number of tweets recently. The tweet storm included a total of 50 tweets, all hopefully numbered, Across a 21 hour period. Shervin Pishevar himself has over 90,000 followers. Additionally, many of the tweets were shared dozens if not hundreds of times. His tweets have since been picked up by a number of business blogs as well due to the information contained in them.   What did the tweets say? The tweets produced by Shervin Pishevar covered everything from the power held by US monopolies to the way the Dow Jones will likely be impacted by the market losing thousands of points in the next several months. While these are just observations from one person, it held a significant amount of content. It is getting a lot of individuals and busi...