Finance and Former Wall Street Executive Steve Picarillo Launches Into Franchise Consulting

After 20 years on \”Wall Street\” financial executive, Steve Picarillo and Creative Advisory Group, Inc. add franchise consulting to help displaced & discouraged executives, budding entrepreneurs and returning veterans find their next career choice. The franchise industry continues to expand at a rapid pace and owning a franchise may be the right career move for …

Professional Resume Writing News: Grammar Chic, Inc. Encourages Spring Cleaning

Amanda E. Clark, president and editor-in-chief of Grammar Chic, Inc., urges job seekers to add their resumes to their list of spring cleaning tasks, as updating these documents can prove essential in landing a new position. The warmer temperatures, blooming blossoms, and plethora of pollen all bring one thing to the minds of many individuals: …

Paul Blanco’s Sacramento Re-branding ribbon cutting ceremony

Paul Blanco Good Car Company – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Fresno Paul Blanco’s Dealership in Sacramento throws a re-branding ceremony and charity business mixer on April 18th 2013 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. There will be raffled prizes, catered food from sushi cafe, desserts, and live jazz. By entering our raffle you could be one of …

New Read.it iPad App Makes It Easier to Home in on Topics, Cut through 24-Hour Information Cycle

Users can home in on subject matter that is highly relevant to their interests. Featured by the Apple Store as One of Best Apps in the “Social Networking” Category, New iPad App Reflects Growing Demand for Interest-Based Curation SAN FRANCISCO — Scoop.it, the first interest-centric social media and digital publishing platform for professionals and businesses, today announced …

Influence Magazine Launches with Spotlight Feature on Washington DC’s Favorite Baker

Influence Magazine, a fresh new online weekly launched this week. The online publication gives entrepreneurs and business leaders a dynamic new source of inspiration. Influence promises to deliver personal perspectives on Business, Balance, Bottom Line and Brilliance all in a bite sized, quick to read format. Each issue will feature a North American Business Influencer. …

Prairie Capital Advisors Becomes Employee Owned

CHICAGO — Prairie Capital Advisors, Inc., a leading corporate advisory and investment banking firm, is pleased to announce they have become an employee owned company through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).  The ESOP gives Prairie employees 48% ownership of the Firm. “Our employees are incredibly talented and dedicated. They have contributed tremendously to Prairie’s achievements and …

Poet Laureate Sofia M. Starnes Call for Submissions

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — In celebration of National Poetry Month, Virginia’s Poet Laureate Sofia M. Starnes is asking Virginians to share their nearest and dearest memory of a poem for her Nearest Poem Anthology to be published by Cedar Creek Publishing in 2014.  Sofia M. Starnes was appointed Poet Laureate of Virginia for 2012-2014 by Gov. Bob McDonnell in August, …

First Market Properties Closes on a Loan Portfolio of 1,082 Units in the Washington DC Metro Area

An affiliate of First Market Properties (FMP) has closed on a loan portfolio of six properties in the Washington DC Metro area. The purchase, completed in April 2013, includes several apartment communities, totaling in 1,082 units. An affiliate of First Market Properties (FMP) has closed on a loan portfolio of six properties in the Washington …

MarketingSherpa Releases the 2013 Email Marketing Benchmark Report – 1,095 Marketing Organizations Share Insights on Email Practices, Strategies and Tactics

MarketingSherpa’s newly released 2013 Email Marketing Benchmark Report, sponsored by Vocus, defines the current state of email marketing. Through 209 easy-to-understand charts, with analyses compiled in ready-to-use slides, the report efficiently outlines email marketing tactics and strategies of marketers from more than 1,095 B2B and B2C organizations. MarketingSherpa’s newly released 2013 Email Marketing Benchmark Report, …

CTG Sponsors 2013 ERAI Executive Conference: Gaining Momentum – Supply Chain Advancements in the Fight Against Counterfeits

CTG (Crestwood Technology Group), a leading supplier of quality-assured parts, will serve as Platinum Sponsor of the 2013 ERAI Executive Conference, to be held April 18-19 in Orlando, Florida, at the Rosen Centre Hotel. This year’s 2013 ERAI Executive Conference addresses the detection, avoidance and elimination of counterfeit parts in the supply chain, with advancements …

Latest Crossfire Release Improves Data Quality and SEC Filing Capabilities

Rivet Software, the leading provider of standards-based reporting software, announced the release of Crossfire 5.5, the most recent release of the Crossfire’s Interactive Financial Reporting solution. This upgraded version includes various improvements to clients’ entire internal and external financial filing lifecycle. “Crossfire 5.5 bridges the gap from the last mile to the next mile of …

How to Get a Hard Money Loan Financing-More Information on This Product Will Be Available on the Universal Business Structured Solution’s Web Site on April 12th, 2013.

Guide to getting a Bridge Loan Financed by a Private Capital Source. Courtesy of Universal Business Structured Solution. Universal Business Structured Solution creates a new innovative way to provide borrowers with Out of the Box Financial Solutions for a Hard Money Loan. A hard money loan is a type of financing through which a borrower …

Code2Action, Inc. Announces the Launch of its New Multi-platform Mobile Marketing Business Solution

C2A takes mobile marketing to a new plateau by surpassing the response rates of television, radio, internet marketing, and direct print. C2A\’s proprietary analytics and reporting provide valuable database management coupled with real time analysis to calculate ROI across multiple campaigns. Code2Action Inc. “C2A” has announced the launch of its new multi-platform mobile marketing solution …

A New Peer-Reviewed Study Using CogniFit Brain Training Provides A Breakthrough In The Treatment Of Insomnia

Findings show how brain training could replace sleeping pills by strengthening learning consolidation. CogniFit, a leading developer of scientific brain training and online brain fitness, announces the publication of a new peer-reviewed article in the journal PLOS ONE. The article “Cognitive Training Improves Sleep Quality and Cognitive Function among Older Adults with Insomnia” demonstrates how …

Healthcare Solutions Announces Promotions of Nicole D’Ettorre and Patricia Shupard Within PPO Operations

Nicole D\’Ettorre has been promoted to senior vice president of network services and Patricia Shupard has been promoted to vice president of PPO operations in order to support continued growth and quality delivery within Healthcare Solutions fast growing PPO network operations for workers\’ compensation and auto. Healthcare Solutions, the parent company of Cypress Care, ScripNet …

FrostByte Media signs distribution deal with Universal Music Canada

TORONTO, Canada — FrostByte Media Inc. is proud to announce that in a new partnership deal, it will be servicing its Canadian physical and digital distribution through Universal Music Canada (UMC), the country’s leading music company. With immediate effect, the enhanced distribution arrangement will allow FrostByte’s artists to benefit from UMC’s market leadership and in-house marketing and …

Newly formed ILS Group signs sub label agreement with Universal Music Canada

TORONTO, Canada — Dominique Zgarka, CEO of Independent Label Services Group Inc. (ILS) has signed an enhanced distribution agreement enabling his roster of third-party labels to be distributed via Universal Music Canada (UMC), the country’s leading music company with immediate effect. The announcement was made today by Zgarka and Randy Lennox, President & CEO, UMC. …

Stanley Korshak hosts contemporary novelist for “Bourbon and Book

Join us for An Evening with Edward Cozza Friday, April 12, 4p to 6p in uptown Dallas DALLAS — Luxury men’s wear retailer in Dallas specializing in select apparel offerings by brands like Isaia Napoli, Stanley Korshak will host a “happy hour” for the author’s fans, friends and bourbon lovers in town Friday, April 12, 2013, from …

Blue Water Film Festival Announces Ontario

2013 Michigan and Ontario filmmakers to submit using the online submission platform, Withoutabox Apr. 8, 2013 – LONDON, Canada — The Blue Water Film Festival (BWFF) announces the 2013 “Call for Entries” for their fifth annual festival. Film submissions of short films, feature length, animation and documentaries must meet one of the following two qualifications: The film must have …