Robert Ivy, executive vice president and CEO of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), was honored with the receiving of the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award. This is the first time that the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters (MIAL) has bestowed this honor on to an architect. MIAL recognizes artists and patrons of the arts who are connected to the state of Mississippi and whose work is considered to be extraordinary. Robert Ivy joins an elite group of people that includes Morgan Freeman, Walter Anderson, Eudora Welty, Leontyne Price, and Shelby Foote.
Robert Ivy was recognized for providing the general public, access to architecture. Ivy’s other credits including being a writer, author, and commentator. It is because of those achievements that Ivy was given the Noel Polk Award.
Before joining AIA, Ivy was the editor-and-chief of the Architectural Record, and under his command, the Architectural Record won many awards. Once such award included the National Magazine Award for General Excellence. His bibliography about Fay Jones has gone into its third printing and was recognized by The Art Library Society of North America for its standards of design, production, and scholarship. At AIA, Ivy is responsible for the institution having a global reach. Thanks to his work, American architects are getting a chance to showcase their work all over the world. CEO of AIA is also the only architect in the 21st century to be honored by Alpha Rho Chi, the national architectural fraternity.
Robert Ivy did not start out to be an architecture. He went to school to major in English and received a Bachelor of Arts in English from Sewanee: The University of the South. He received a masters degree in architecture from Tulane University. Before he began his architectural career, he spent time in the Navy as officer.
In an advice letter to investors posted in his Banyan Hill Publications, Matt Badiali advocated for research ahead of choice in the Canadian cannabis market. The market is set to explode in the wake of Canada’s full legalization of marijuana. Many experts, Badiali included, are already using the term “skyrocket” to describe it. Canada will be the first G7 nation to go full legal on marijuana. So far stateside only thirty states have legalized marijuana, and only eight of those have ventured past medical to recreational. Despite the restrictions the legal market still netted $6 billion dollars last year. Countrywide legalization could be much higher than that, and has set the cannabis market in a frenzy.
According to Badiali, to find success in the cannabis market one simply needs to keep their eye on developments. As stateside investors cannot participate Matt Badiali has some advice for them as well. Invest in an ETF company. There are many stateside that invest in Canadian cannabis. Such businesses will reap large rewards in the market boom, anyone who has bought into an EDF will reap a percentage of those rewards as well. It is a safe, round-about way to take part in cannabis profits, without actually investing in a Canadian company.
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The Noel Polk Lifetime Award is not something that is usually given out to individuals from outside the fields of art and performance, but Robert Ivy is the exception. Robert is the first architect to earn the award given out by MIAL in Mississippi. For the past seven years, Robert Ivy has been part of the team at the American Institute of Architects, where he operates as the companies CEO today. His contributions to the company over the years has brought the institute a great deal of attention, not to mention new achievements and growth. When it comes to the Mississippi community, there are few awards that are as high as this one, and not many have had the honor of winning the award over the decades. Read more about Robert Ivy at Tulane School of Architecture website.
Robert is a well-known figure in the world of architecture for his impressive contributions, but he is also a noteworthy writer as well. Throughout the course of his career, Robert has written various books on the field of architecture. With various awards under his belt today, Robert Ivy still holds his teammates to an even higher standard, citing them as one of the biggest reasons he has been able to flourish and realize his goals. Robert and his team are all talented professionals with unique sets of skills, and when they come together they are some of the best in the industry.
In 2011, Robert Ivy joined the AIA, but before then he was working as an editor for McGraw Hill. Not only is Robert a good writer, but his contributions to McGraw allowed them to make an impression all over the globe with one of the leading journals. More opportunities started coming Robert’s way when he won an award with National Magazine. Visit Archinect to know more about Robert Ivy.
Despite the companies many leaders over the years, Robert Ivy is one of the best that have taken up the helm. Through Robert and AIA’s efforts, many different people all around the globe now have the opportunity to practice and enjoy architecture. Among the various titles that Robert has won over the past decade, few are as big as the master architect award, which has only had seven recipients in the last century.
If philanthropy and successful business ventures are anything to go by in the United States, one man stands out, Ara Chackerain. His soft spot for organizing community-based programs has seen his career grow tremendously over the years, where he incorporated a high technology approach on offering healthcare services. Armed with the vast experience, he has gained in the field; Ara Chackerain found his way into various boards located in the Bay Area. However, medical career has not stopped him from having a keen eye on the environment, with his newly-found venture being a teak farm located in Nicaragua. The farm dubbed Limonapa Teak conserves the environment through the use of practices that are friendlier. Furthermore, the farm has gone a long way in creating employment opportunities for the local youths.
In a recent interview by Patch, Ara Chackerain gave wind of his new-found firm, TMS Health Solutions which taps the spree in technological advancements to offer healthcare solutions. With the aid of a partner, he established diagnostic radiology centers across Northern California with the aim of providing top-notch medical services through the safest, most comfortable and economical way. A decade later, their efforts bore fruits with the successful invention of the transcranial magnetic stimulator, a magnetic device that lowers the acute effects of depression. Through the use of the stimulator, psychiatric patients will rest assured of complete healing as it will go hand in hand with oral therapy and medication. The program has stretched across San Francisco and Sacramento. You can visit Vimeo for more.
Chackerain adds that the technological advancement across the globe is a blessing to the healthcare industry since it has led to the rise of healthcare mobile applications and medicine, which patients can easily access remotely. With the cases of suicide rising day by day, talk therapy has opened up the hearts of many whom before this invention, found it difficult to talk about it. According to statistics, at least 45,000 Americans commit suicide yearly. The suicide menace cuts across people from different walks of life, the recent being Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain who were renowned international celebrities.
Ara Chackerain notes that committing suicide affects one’s family exponentially as they are more often subjected to stigmatization from those around them. They feel a sense of guilt due to the inability to forestall loved ones from taking their own lives. However, ample communication between individuals has been put in the limelight as one of the easiest and safest way to foresee the contemplation of loved words to end their lives.
Mr Luiz Carlos Trabuco is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Bradesco Bank, one of the largest banks in Brazil. A graduate of philosophy, sciences and letters from the University of Sao Paulo. He has also held various positions; Chief Executive Officer, Bradesco subsidiaries, Chairman of the Board of Representatives and President of the Board of Executive Officers. Read more about Trabuco at globo.com. He was a member of the Deliberative Council of the Brazilian Federation of Banks and held high positions in various companies and associations worldwide. Trabuco began his career at a tender age of 17 as a clerk at the bank of Bradesco. He was assigned to various tasks until he became the marketing director for an eight-year period before moving up to the CEO position. During his working period in the different banking system departments, Trabuco understood better the banking operations than anyone else as it was evident in his leadership and analytical skills.
In 2003, he was appointed the President of the Bradesco Seguros, which included eight more companies. He helped Bradesco acquire the Brazilian branch of HBSC for 5.2 billion dollars in 2015, a move which earned them market dominance over their rivals. This acquisition was considered the largest business of the year in Brazil which saw Trabuco accorded various awards like being elected the entrepreneur of the year in the finance sector and top 100 most influential Brazilians in the country. After appointment as the Chairman to the Board of Directors of Bradesco, he initiated lending programs to small-scale business owners and offering loans to foreign students. It made a great impact on the lives of small business owners since the loan program was not offered by any other major bank. He turned Bradesco to be the leading financial service provider. The bank has enjoyed dominance until recently its closest rival, Itaú Unibank took charge. His retirement has been announced though he will see through his term as the President of the executive board.He plans to dedicate his time to working with charities all over the country and spending time with family and friends. Visit istoedinheiro.com to know more.
Freedom Checks might sound like they are a government program, but they are not. Freedom Checks are actually made possible by something that ids called Statute 26-F. This statute makes it possible for energy companies to send out these Freedom Checks, but they are not actually dividends. This is a little bit different, and you can learn about it below.
1. What Is The Freedom Check?
Freedom Checks are sent to investors who are in Master Limited Partnerships. These companies usually work in energy. Oil and gas are the common investments, and they are sending out what they call distributions to all their investors every quarter. The Freedom Checks are the money that people made through these energy investments, and they could be over $150,000 every time.
2. Less Tax
The income tax and capital gains tax on investments is a lot lower, and people do not actually pay the income tax at all. This is the perfect investment for someone who is trying to make more money, but they have to get into the oil and gas market to do that. The checks are sent out every time the company has a dividend to send out, and they send them out to everyone on their schedule.
3. Better Investments For People With Means
People who pick up a lot of money on the markets or theorugh their businesses could start to use the Freedom Check system because it is much safer than playing the regular market. The Freedom Check is effectively guaranteed to come because the energy market is so robust, and the MLPs that send out these checks are usually improving energy investments.
4. The Purpose Of The Freedom Check
The Freedom Check is a very good way for someone to avoid paying a lot of income tax every year. They could get most of their income from the investment every quarter, and they do not pay income tax. They are paying very little in capital gains, and they have avoided the taxes that a lot of people are paying every year. The investment saves money where others do not.
David McDonald went to the Iowa State University where his relentless efforts earned him a degree in Animal Science. David was born and brought up at a farm based in northeast Iowa. Over time, McDonald has won numerous awards including the coveted Wallace E. Brown Award. He began his career at OSI Industries, a global food supply based in Chicago. Over time, David worked his way up to become OSI’s chief operating officer. OSI Group is known for its high-protein foods such as sausage and beef patties.
David McDonald intends to utilize the resources he has to transform Iowa State. David believes the only way he can achieve this is through agricultural initiatives. He uses different approaches to accomplish this. For example, McDonald has devoted to customizing the global sustainability report to reach his goals. The report will enable David to realize his priorities. David believes that OSI Industries has to carry out its operations in a sustainable way. OSI Group acquires Dutch company Baho Food.
One of the goals of David McDonald is to help OSI Group extend its presence throughout Europe. In fact, he recently initiated the acquisition of Baho Foods, a global food supplier with five satellite companies in Germany and Netherlands. Baho Foods specializes in the production of beef as well as deli snacks. Its target audience includes food service sectors and retailers. David McDonald believes that the merger between OSI Industries and Baho Foods will broaden the addressable market and make it easier to meet customer needs. Baho Foods serves consumers in over eighteen countries through its five satellite companies. OSI Industries celebrated its 20th anniversary in the Chinese market on September 12, 2012. In fact, OSI Industries was privileged to supply 113 tons of foods such as sausage, beef, and chicken during the 2018 Olympics Games in Beijing, China.
David McDonald is the current Chief Operating Officer as well as David McDonald President of OSI Group. He previously served as the company’s Project Manager before rising to the rank of the President. David also works at a South Africa-based firm, Marfrig Global Foods, as an Independent Director. He also serves on the board of OSI International Foods as a director.
Radical Muslims impose harsh laws that trample on human rights, and hate gender equality and often lead to execution mostly through stoning or fatal amputations. Usually, this kind of ideology would sharply contrast with Far Leftists, but lately the allegiances between lefts and radical Muslims brought together by a common enemy, the influence of the West on the world, has got one Adam Milstein with a chill. He opinions that though different traditions and circumstances created these groups, the increased crossover ideas, tactics and beliefs have helped fan a rising wave of hate, violence and anti-Semitic racism.
It is not easy to describe Adam Milstein, he is not a natural man to describe for he has a passion for the American based Israeli community as well as the Israeli nation and the future of the whole Jewish community. Milstein is the sitting chairperson of the Israeli/American Council, an organization that he co-founded; he has posts in the boards of numerous Israeli organizations such as, the Milstein Family Foundation, co-founded together with his wife, Sifriyat Pijama B’America(SP-BA), which he also co-founded, Stand with Us among others.
This is a campaign to change the belief that true Israeliness is tied to being geographically located in Israel; this statement has been unpopular among those who have lived in Israel all their lives but Adam Milstein firmly that Israeli-Americans and Israelis share an identity that goes beyond physical location. The combination of culture, language, Jewish heritage, Zionism and the Israeli beliefs. All of the children of Israel are responsible for one another.’ This principle is always at the core of philanthropy work, and it drives to keep fighting for the sake of Israel and the Jewish community across the world.
According to Adam Milstein, attending synagogue should not be the foundation of the Jewish identity. He believes that by discovering more about their homeland, young Jews can find a piece of their character and this helps them find new ways to see themselves and express their identity through Israeli eyes. All through the war of Yom Kippur, Adam Milstein in the IDF, would become the future Prime Minister of Israel.
IDLife was created as an alternative means of choosing nutritional supplements. Founded by sports celebrity and business leader, Logan Stout, this company was the result of Mr. Stout’s meeting with a nutritional expert who had developed a better way of assessing the nutritional needs of each individual. Rather than produce more supplements as a one product fits all line, IDLife was built on the concept of customized nutrition. This innovative idea allows IDLife to better service the nutritional and fitness needs of a greater variety of people.
The process of customized nutrition utilizes a comprehensive product advisement plan based on a nutritional analysis formed from the information submitted by an individual. Anyone interested in obtaining their nutritional analysis could simply fill out a short questionnaire on the company’s website, which includes providing information in categories such as their physical state of health, medical condition, current dietary habits and lifestyle. IDLife’s assessment questionnaire is HIPAA compliant, so people can rest assured their information will be kept confidential. This scientific process allows an individual to receive only the supplements needed to target their unique needs.
Not only does IDLife use a scientific process to formulate individual nutritional supplement packages for their customers, but it also uses products made from organic extracts. Since their supplements are gluten free and made without GMOs they are also safe for people who might have reactions to these substances. The variety of supplements carried by this company includes their meal replacement shake, which contains beneficial omega 3 fatty acids. Combined with fiber and other essential ingredients, this product helps increase the fat burning process of the metabolism so people have the ability to achieve a leaner body.
IDLife not only provides an array of nutritional supplements in areas that include weight management, immune health and mental clarity, it also utilizes the latest advances in technology to help people maintain their state of good health. In 2017, Logan Stout announced that IDLife would be partnering with Garmin in order to provide people with mobile solutions. People who use the Garmin Vivo fitness tracker now have access to IDLife’s IDWellness app.
Fitness is a familiar and very popular term that plays a large role in our daily lives. However, body fitness isn’t the only kind we should concern ourselves with. ‘Financial fitness’ is a term used to describe a person’s ability to handle their money. This skill is a critical ability to have at any age, especially as we age. Infinity Group is a team dedicated to helping families and individuals improve their financial standing. They offer many services and bespoke solutions.
Debt is one of the most difficult financial situations to deal with. Managing money is hard enough, but managing debt takes extra skill and attention. The team at Infinity Group helps individuals and families to manage their debt in order to bring financial relief back into their lives. This starts by either slowing down or stopping the growing debt altogether. Infinity analyzes their customers debt and relevant data in order to solve the issues at hand. This team can help create a steady financial future.
While debt management is critical, Infinity Group also offers wealth creation services. Too many people assume that wealth is out of their reach. Infinity Group works to turn around this cliche and encourage families and individuals to generate their own wealth. The team will work with clients to analyze and protect their assets in hopes to gain even higher yields. Infinity will discuss multiple wealth creating strategies and help with their implementation. One popular example of long-term investment is purchasing properties. Infinity won’t just propose ideas, but will also help their clients develop strategies and goals. There are no gimmicks, only good planning and proper investment.
Retirement is one of the most financially critical moments in a person’s life. Ideally, this is the time when past labor can begin covering the cost of living in your older age. However, having enough money to retire is no longer a given. It requires proper financial management and strategies. The Infinity Group understands how critical this time in life can be. They have professionals working with clients to develop bespoke plans to successfully save for retirement.
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Financial stability is very important when planning for the future and when dealing with the present. Whether you’re currently struggling with debt, thinking about retirement or hoping to gain financial independence, the Infinity Group is here to help.