Woodridge and Darien Rotary Clubs Raise Scholarship Funds for Local Teens with Autism
June 14, 2019
Three local students with autism from District 99 Community High School District were each awarded a $5,000 transition scholarship to support student success at the college or apprenticeship of choice. The scholarship program was founded by Dr. Maureen Dunne -- a Rotarian and alumna of Downers Grove South High School – as part of The Transition2Success Project (), a unique program that provides grants and scholarships for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the form of customized supports targeting individual strengths to promote success. “The program is the first of its kind in that it is transportable to any college or apprenticeship and has been designed specifically to bridge high school to college or work so that teens with autism don’t fall through the cracks,” commented Dr. Dunne. “We will work to understand what’s needed and to provide a diverse and flexible set of supports and services, including counseling, executive...
Need Bloggers For Your Business? Check Out Everscript!
June 13, 2019
Everscript has a network of 3,000+ writers and dedicated account managers to help entrepreneurs and small businesses scale their companies with automated content creation and publishing.Everscript, a digital content agency, helps companies increase their website traffic and generate new leads by creating high-quality blog articles and publishing them to their customer's websites on their behalf. Their service completely automates the process of creating and publishing blog articles saving tons of time and energy for busy startup founders and marketers. Everscript works with a network of 3,000+ writers, in many areas, to deliver a unique service for businesses looking to grow their website traffic and increase their organic search results. Blogging consistently can be a huge driver of traffic for companies looking to increase their organic reach and build credibility online, but getting it right can require a lot of time, skill, and effort. Everscript aims to help businesses...
Wholesale Paper and Packaging Provider WCP Solutions Expands Reach to the Upper Northwest Corridor with Opening of Burlington, WA Location
June 14, 2019
Storied Company Expands Supplies and Services Capacity in the North Puget Sound Region
WCP Solutions, one of Western US’s premier wholesaler of paper, packaging and other business consumer goods have opened a new location to expand its offering into North Puget Sound territory. The new location will provide the region’s customers with greater access to products and enhanced overall service with local sales teams at the ready.
Boasting over 40,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space, WCP will expand deliveries to new routes in Snohomish, Skagit and Whatcom counties for any of the thousands of products stocked in their Burlington as well as their Seattle facilities.
“WCP is all about great service for our customers, and the new Burlington location is
absolutely going to take that up a notch for customers in the area.” commented WCP Solutions President Ed Allen.
Overbond AI Expands Bond Pricing Algorithm For G-10 Global Currencies, Sources New Liquidity and Cross-Border Access
June 14, 2019
Overbond AI Expands Bond Pricing Algorithm For G-10 Global Currencies, Sources New Liquidity and Cross-Border Access Overbond Ltd., the first end-to-end fixed income markets fintech platform for AI predictive analytics, has launched COBI-Pricing International (COBI PI), bond pricing AI algorithm that can price yield curves in all G-10 global currencies, measuring issuance likelihood based on cost of capital benefits and cost of swapping proceeds between currencies. Based on proprietary Overbond AI Bond Buyer Matching algorithm launched earlier this year, Overbond sources new liquidity and cross-border access integrating buying preferences from traditional and non-traditional investors in all G-10 local markets.COBI (Corporate and Government Bond Intelligence) is a comprehensive suite of Overbond algorithms and analytics tools that systematically price bonds and identify trade ideas across global fixed income market....
Plexus Worldwide® Employees Go To War To Collect Donations For Charity
June 17, 2019
(Plexus®), a leading direct-selling health and wellness company focused on health and happiness, donated $3,714.96 following a three week penny donation drive to benefit in Phoenix. The Plexus Penny Wars challenged employees to think about the value of a penny to families who struggle to put food on the table. Company departments competed to see which could collect the most pennies and individuals were encouraged to “sabotage” the results by donating additional coins and bills.To ensure the count was fair, Plexus brought the donation jars to where it was revealed that Team BioCleanse, made up of employees from the I.T. and Finance-Commissions Departments, won the Penny War by collecting 70,040 pennies. MidFirst Bank donated an additional $500 and Plexus Charities, the company’s philanthropic organization, matched employee contributions to bring the total donation for St. Mary’s Food Bank to $3,714.96.“St. Mary’s Food...
Comtrend Expands Their Family of G.hn Wave 2 Powerline Adapters
June 13, 2019
Comtrend adds 2-Port Gigabit Ethernet with PoE, 4-Port Gigabit Ethernet, and DC Injector flavors of G.hn Wave 2 Powerline Adapters to become the go-to solution for supporting the connected home. Comtrend, a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced networking solutions, today announced the upcoming availability of their new additions to their G.hn Wave 2 Powerline Adapter lineup. Comtrend was the first to launch a HomeGrid Forum certified G.hn Powerline Adapter in 2014, and continues to be the leader in G.hn technology with the most expansive family offering of Wave 1 and Wave 2 products.A Faster, More Stable Connectivity SolutionG.hn technology offers the best performance over in-home electrical wiring, with more than 4x the data rate versus legacy Powerline technologies. Using Powerline as the backbone technology of the connected home provides a more reliable connection than alternative networking options. Unlike Wireless, the powerline signal is...
LORI MILLER NAMED TOP INTERIOR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR BY THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TOP PROFESSIONALS (IAOTP)
June 13, 2019
Noted Long Island-based Interior Designer, Lori Miller, has been selected as the Top Designer of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals. She is to be honored at the organization's awards gala on December 7 at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas. In announcing the award, IAOTP cited Ms Miller as an accomplished professional and a results-driven leader in her field. She is not only widely recognized for her design expertise, but as a writer on design and as an Educator in the field. IAOTP president Stephanie Cirami stated, "Choosing Lori for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. She is brilliant at what she does and has contributed so much of her wisdom and creativity to the interior design industry. She is humble, gracious and we felt she would be an amazing asset to our organization." Ms Miller's firm, LGC Interior Design, is an award-winning full service interior design practice serving a wide ranging-residential...
Allison DiCaro of McVeigh Global Meetings and Events named as 2019 Top Project Manger by IAOTP
June 13, 2019
Allison DiCaro, Senior Project Manager for McVeigh Global Meetings and Events has been selected as Top Project Manager of the Year for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the industry. While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, and contributions to their communities. The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Allison for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. She is brilliant at what she does and contributed so much of her wisdom and passion to her industry. She is humble, gracious and we felt she would make an amazing asset to our organization. We are looking...
Luxuryandexpensive, the world"s biggest luxury network launches
June 13, 2019
Today we launch the world´s biggest luxury network with a global reach of up to 50.000.000 impressions per release. Our car portal provides thousands of luyury, perfromance and classic cars from dealers all over the world. Whatever your taste in premium cars is - you"ll likely find it in our advertisement and popup free car platform.World exclusively on our platform find the . A 1 of 1 worldwide limited edition. It doesn`t get any more exclusive!Our platform for marketing the world´s most exclusive cars comes with a never before seen full-screen presentation. Be prepared for a raised heartbeat and a breathtaking experience.Premium car dealers and privat persons may offer their exclusive cars of brands like Aston Martin, Bentley, Lamborghini, Ferrari, McLaren, Bugatti, Pagani, Koenigsegg, Mercedes AMG etc. Additionally our customers can book a VIP Concierge Service, where they can market their elusive and high-profile luxury and performance cars from 500.000...
SHERATON PASADENA HOTEL CONCLUDES TWO-YEAR MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION
June 12, 2019
The has completed a two-year multi-million dollar renovation, it was announced today by Carlos Mendoza, General Manager. The hotel, which is adjacent to the Pasadena Convention Center, now offers the most recently renovated accommodations, public areas, and meeting space of any property within easy reach of the Convention Center campus. The property is owned by .According to Mr. Mendoza, the comprehensive refurbishment project which was accomplished by and Luna Construction, entailed renovation of the entire 311-room hotel including all guest rooms and suites, all common areas, the restaurant, meeting space, and porte cochère. The spaces were all completely redone with new furniture, carpeting, wall coverings, lighting, case goods, etc. The design aesthetic creates a relaxed ambiance with comfortable furnishings in a soft color palette of blues and grays with orange accents.The property’s Restaurant Soleil has also been completely reimagined with a...