Local Virginia Organizations Participate in Military Dream Week

The work of members of the U.S. Military members often goes unrewarded and their family members are often left isolated from their loved ones when deployed. Moving around the country can be a difficult aspect of becoming a member of a military family but 13News Now, the City of Norfolk, ADS Inc., and Operation Once in a Lifetime came together to honor service members and their families over the course of their annual Military Dream Week.

Success of program helps job creation in Maine

The Washington County Community College had 38 students who entered the training course for paper-making technology. The project hired 17, with 41 additional individuals hired by St. Croix Tissue. The new hires began working in September of 2018. The infrastructure for training new recruits was established by the collaboration. The positions in the mill pay higher wages than the rest of the region due to the Maine New Markets Tax Credit program, with excellent chances for advancement.

Two Companies Merge To Create A Leading Management Company

Resource Residential, based in Philadelphia, was merged with a Dallas-based US Residential. US Residential is a national full service management company that is fee based. They manage conventional plus affordable multi-housing communities. Resource Residential is a former business portion of Resource America, a subsidiary of C-III Capital Partners led by Chairman and CEO Andrew Farkas. […]

James Hackett: Returning to the oil industry

This article will explore the story of a man named James Hackett who works in an oil industry and teaches classes in universities. Hackett, was the former chief executive of Anadarko Petroleum Corp. He retired to go to the Harvard Divinity school. He now decided to go back to run an oil company. Hackett started […]

Miami’s Renowned Art Collectors

There are several high end art collectors in Miami, Florida. These collectors either commission outdoor art or donate to local museums. Jorge Perez is one of those well-known collectors who is a high profile developer in Miami. He is the Chairman and CEO of the Related Group. Born in Argentina, Jorge has large appreciation for […]

Islamic organizations in the face of Trump’s policies and comments

Islamic Relief (https://www.guidestar.org/profile/95-4453134), a non-profit organization, was founded in order to help with various things such as disaster relief and promoting the peaceful ways of Islam. Islamic Relief has been affected in a variety of ways from President Trump’s new policies specifically the travel ban. The CEO of Islamic Relief USA, Anwar Khan, stated that her work has been affected in a negative way because she had been unable to travel to many countries on the ban list.

Warrior Expo East 2017 Held in Virginia Beach a Success

The Warrior Expo, which was held in Virginia Beach this year, came and went in July. Showcasing hundreds of defense products to the thousands of potential consumers, the event provided an opportunity to learn about the latest in the defense industry. Hosted by Atlantic Diving Supply (ADS Inc) the Warrior Expo East Conference is an annual showcase of modern defense products…

Tax credit program sees success in Maine

Today we will shed some light on the topic of new markets tax credit in Maine. The new development seen in Maine recently is thanks to the New Markets Tax Credit created in the year of 2001. This new system allows the state to make developments that require a large amount of capital that the state just did not have before this system was put in place. The Maine NMTC has been the largest factor in their recent growth and capital flow. Another huge factor that this new program is affecting is the state’s ability to compete in the global economy.

Where Celebrities Look For Art To Buy In Miami

Therefore, when Miami presents the Art Basel, many parties are also hosted drawing in some of the top celebrities. Some of the stars that have attended the art fair and the parties include George Lindemann of Bass museam, Kate Hudson, Usher, Donald Sutherland, Drake and Miley Cyrus. Many celebrities of this generation have become art collectors and have been seen in galleries and art fairs in Miami.