MachineShop Named a Gartner 2016 "Cool Vendor" in the Internet of Things
May 11, 2016
, the leading provider of API-based enablement and integration services for the connected enterprise, today announced that it has been recognized as a “Cool Vendor” in the Internet of Things by Gartner, Inc.(1). Gartner periodically identifies short lists of vendors who exemplify unique qualities and stand out in emerging and mature technology markets.
“We are honored by this special recognition from Gartner and the validation for MachineShop in this over-hyped and often misunderstood market,” said Michael Campbell, MachineShop CEO. “We’ve worked very hard to promote an API-centric approach to the highly distributed challenge of enabling and integrating connected data sources and systems.”
MachineShop was founded in 2012 to simplify the way organizations integrate and act upon operational data and the systems that generate it. In many asset-intensive industries, operational systems remain proprietary silos that...
DraftPros, Inc. Announces DBE Certification from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)
May 10, 2016
DraftPros, Inc., a Miami-based leading Minority Owned Engineering and Construction (E&C) Telecom solutions provider, is proud to announce their recent Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification awarded by the . After passing the review and rigorous requirements in the DBE certification process, this certification award proves that DraftPros, Inc. meets the requirements to do business with large corporations, local, state, and federal government department as a disadvantaged minority business enterprise.
According to FDOT, this is a unique certification with a commitment to utilize certified DBEs in its transportation program and establishes a goal of almost 10% DBE utilization on all contracts. Additionally, the Department encourages all prime contractors and consultants to use FDOT DBEs.
"It’s a Great Honor to be DBE certified as it is a significant step to broadening our customer base in the State of Florida” said Karel Gómez,...
Refresh Funding Secures Credit Facility from South Florida Based Bank
May 11, 2016
Miami Beach-based Refresh Funding announced today that it has secured a credit facility from a local financial institution. Over the past few months, Refresh has originated millions in non-owner occupied residential and commercial bridge loans. This credit facility represents the latest opportunity to expand Refresh's growing presence in the South Florida marketplace.
Samuel Soriero, managing partner, recently stated, “The fact that a local bank completed its due diligence on our company and our processes to source, underwrite, close, and service loans represents an important vote of confidence in our team and offerings. Having closed on our first credit facility with this local financial institution is a testament of our proven track record and corporate structure as well as our commitment to the South Florida region."
With the South Florida real estate market experiencing growth, the Refresh Funding team is excited to expand its non...
HWA and WealthHub Annouce Partnership for Trust Administration
May 11, 2016
WealthHub Solutions, the leading vendor of trust administration software, announced today that it has entered into a marketing and distribution partnership with HWA International. One of the leading suppliers of trust accounting software, HWA will integrate with WealthHub to offer its trust company clients a seamless approach to merging automated trust administration with asset management accounting and reporting.
HWA is a premier provider of trust accounting software to a wide range of organizations who offer trust services. Its partnership with WealthHub will bring HWA clients supplementary best-of-breed tools that automate the daily administrative tasks of a trust officer while providing an integrated view of managed assets and delivering reporting and compliance assurance to trust company management.
“We are honored to be working with one of the most respected names in trust technology,” said Jim Marks, CEO of WealthHub. “We share...
Small Business Owners level the Social Media Playing Field Against Big Brands with 200 Social
May 11, 2016
PANAMA CITY, PANAMA - 05/11/2016 — As the popularity of social media marketing continues to increase, small business owners struggle to keep up with the demands of staying relevant against bigger brands with huge marketing budgets. Panama-based $200 Social () aims to level the playing field by offering affordable social media management packages small business owners can afford, but still make a worthwhile impact.
“The days when you can ignore social media and still hope your small business is profitable are over,” says Ana Hilarski, Senior Social Media Strategist of 200 Social. She explains, “The problem is, most business owners don’t have the knowledge, time, or cash they need to make a large enough impact in social circles to compete.”
Social media marketing today doesn’t mean posting pictures of your cats, or even important blog posts on Facebook. Small business owners need to be present in several major...
Nasir Ali Shah Bukhari Makes Donation to Pakistan University
May 11, 2016
The graduate school for Mechanical Engineering and Applied Bioscineces is proud to announce that their most sucessful graduate Nasir Ali Shah Bukhari of Pakistan has announced that he will make a donation to the University in Pakistan. Residents from Karachi to Lahore are proud to see a growing trend of successful engineers, bankers, and financial services representatives from all over Pakistan are giving back to the community now that they are successful. In the case of he is just one of many in this new growing trend in 2016.
153 awarded degrees at NUST convocation in Islamabad were also just awarded. The combined undergraduate convocation of School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME), Atta-ur-Rahman School of Applied Biosciences (ASAB) and School of Natural Sciences (SNS) was held here at the University’s main campus on Monday. As many as 153 graduates were awarded degrees. was chief guest at the occasion.
Tour the Tastes of Colorado
May 11, 2016
Harvest season in means endless opportunities for fresh, local goodies, farm adventures and festivals. In Colorado, farms and ranches are a celebration of a history that’s almost as rich and fertile as the soil itself. So, while you’re perusing road-side stands or trying your hand at ranch life, take the opportunity to learn a little more about the origins of the produce by traveling old Mormon roads leading to third-generations ranches, or cultivating ancient crops revitalized by local ranchers at the base of ancestral ruins. From small towns to thriving metropolitan centers, in search of produce or cheese, meat or mushrooms, follow your taste buds for a tour of heritage and history across the state’s seven unique cultural and agricultural regions.
The Front Range
The gateway to the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado’s Front Range boasts high-elevation beer, wine and mead, cheeses, berries, apples and beef. Make your...
Jeffrey Mohlmans Company Crush Tobacco with a Full Tank of Vape!
June 07, 2016
A smashed pack of cigarettes is laying on the counter as a customer holds a bottle of vaping liquid and an electronic vaping pen.
An employee helps fill the tank for the first time and the customer takes a puff. A cold mist is exhaled, paired with the scent of a Cuban
cigar. This individual has just joined millions of others across the globe in choosing to enter the world of vaping.
Such an encounter is a daily occurrence at NeXgen Vapors in Kettering, OH. Two years ago,
partnered with two other investors to realize the dream of getting into the six billion dollar industry of vaping. They recruited Benjamin
Randall, straight from college where he studied chemistry, to be their master mixer. Over the next six months, tireless efforts were made
toward finding the best ingredients for the highest-quality product.
After testing numerous...
Beneficience.com PR Adds Chicago House Music Legends Event: Tony Rosales Presents "HOT MIX 5 DJs 35th Anniversary Festival" June 11th 2016 McCormick Place Chicago - 6 Stages 40,000k People
May 10, 2016
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Partners Acquires Civil Engineering & Surveying Firm
May 11, 2016
A little more than 18 months after opening its Akron, Ohio office, Partners Environmental Consulting, Inc. (Partners) of Solon, Ohio has acquired Cooper & Associates (Cooper), one of the oldest and most respected engineering and surveying companies in Northeast Ohio.
"We are proud to call Cooper a Partners Company," says Dan Brown, founder and President of Partners. "Bryan Ashman and Jerry Geib have maintained the long tradition of excellence starting in 1944, and we are so fortunate to have their team available to us now."
With this acquisition, Partners will be able to service its clients on a broader basis. John Crawford, Vice President, Due Diligence & Land Development Services at Partners explains, "This acquisition enables us to significantly expand our existing engineering and surveying capabilities, while providing unparalleled quality and service to our clients."
Mr. Ashman adds, "At Cooper, we offer complete...