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Marc Beer fights for women with pelvic floor disorders

As time goes by there are a lot of new things coming up in every industry. Improvements have been made in every corner of the world. Talk about how technology has led to new inventions in all fields may it be banking, traveling, how we pay our bills etcetera. The healthcare industry has not been left behind. Technology has been used in the healthcare industry to improve the efficiency of diagnosis, testing, and even treatment. Marc Beer has been associated mainly in the health industry for over 20years, 25 to be precise. Marc Beer experience stretches into biotechnology, devices, pharmaceuticals among others. He has played a part in creating, developing and also develops as a business in such areas of the health industry.

Marc Beer has taken a keen interest in the specific area of the health sector; where he seeks to help patients with a particular form of disorders. By investing in research of drugs that are used in therapy to help cure or alleviate their medical conditions. Marc Beer was at one time the strategic consultant to OvaScience. He also held some positions in Genzyme and also the vice of Global Marketing, he over sighted commercialization of line of drugs for rare disease treatment

In the recent past, Marc Beer raised $42M for a startup with the sole purpose of helping women with pelvic floor disorder. The startup goes by the name Renovia. Marc Beer founded Renovia alongside Ramon Iglesias and Yolanda Lorie back in August of the year 2016. Renovia has attracted the attention of The Longwood Fund which is a firm that invests in healthcare. Longwood made an early investment into Renovia. The funds will go a long way into testing and developing other products and some devices such as the Leva device.

Statistics show that over 250 million women are suffering from the disorder. A person suffering from pelvic floor disorder cannot control the pelvic floor muscles. The pelvic floor supports the organs of the pelvis; the bladder, rectum, uterus or prostate. It causes difficulty in bowel movements. When we talk about an initiative to curb such conditions, it means saving a lot of people from the pain. The Boston based medtech firm is developing diagnostic and therapeutic products. Among the pelvic floor disorders are urinary incontinence. Which as it is an embarrassment that might prove difficult to deal with in women. In the long term, Renovia will strive to find treatments, create awareness and inform people. They also aim at making treatment affordable to all sorts of people.

Marc Beer, a graduate of the Miami University with a bachelor of science degree sits on some boards and consulting roles in several companies. He is the chair for ERYtech Pharma. Learn more: https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/18/08/r12237847/osf-ventures-invests-in-company-developing-solutions-for-pelvic-floor-

Shervin Pishevar Takes Swipe on the Current Administration’s Trade Policies

Shervin Pishevar, the founder of Sherpa Capital, and a renowned investor in the financial industry has been oozing with knowledge, power, and conviction through a 21-hour twitter rant. He looked as if he was possessed when he was jumping from one topic to another addressing critical issues in the country. The Uber investor, who had to resign from his position as the director of Sherpa Capital after being accused of sexual harassment including rape paid significant attention to the management of country’s inflation through various strategies that are not delivering the expected results.

Shervin Pishevar notes that the sudden rise in prices of goods and services has for an extended period been attributed to the importation of goods and services from other countries. The products we import have been produced at a higher cost leading to the increased selling price to the consumers, who happen to be Americans. According to the venture capitalist, this notion has been wrong for a more extended period. According to Shervin Pishevar, inflation never manifests itself in the economy in a vivid manner such that one can easily detect what type of increase the country is experiencing.

In this tweet, Shervin Pishevar seems to take a swipe to the United States administration who have been alluding that the inflation in the country has been imported and have gone further to implement policies that hurt trade between nations. For example, the current administration has been abolishing trade deals with particular countries while at the same time entering into other trade deals with different countries or the same countries but the trade terms have been renegotiated. This is a wrong method of solving something that manifests itself in a way that common individual cannot understand.

Shervin Pishevar notes that he does not have faith in the current trade policies. He does not think that they will have any impact on the inflation tendencies experienced not only in America but as well in other countries. The investment leader notes that the current administration should not be accusing the trade policies of causing inflation tendencies in the United States because America has been exporting inflation to other countries for an extended period.
https://mashable.com/category/shervin-pishevar/

Sahm Adrangi On Ad Frauds And Kerrisdale’s Activities

In 2009, Sahm Adrangi established Kerrisdale Capital Management to look into the stock market. The firm’s activities are geared around researching different market players including the mining and biotechnology industries. They have also helped to unearth goons within the market-saving investors thousands of dollars.

Their business has grown by leaps and bounds thanks to their unrelenting focus on short activism. He recently had an opportunity to address a conference that sought to find out what was going on in this market. Kerrisdale Capital had initially focused on a number of fraudulent Chinese firms before eventually settling in US-based firms.

Their findings are usually posted on their website. The firm also has an e-mail distribution list that circulates their reviews and findings to subscribers. Their twitter feeds also provide useful information. Seeking Alpha has also provided them with a platform to enlighten their audience.

Sahm Adrangi was proud of the nine-year history that has seen them put together a good number of campaigns. He was especially impressed by the most recent one. They believed that a certain parcel of land in Florida was not worth more than half its market price. They did not shy from making this known to members of the public.

His talk also revolved around ad frauds that were opening up opportunities for them. They had helped to broaden the appeal of short activism as was clearly demonstrated during the Herbalife campaign. Pershing Square had successfully engineered and run the campaign. The ad frauds enable them to mind the welfare of the society as they run their campaign.

Ad frauds essentially allow impersonators to make money from firms by having robots click on ads on their websites. Advertising firms will wire money to the impersonators but won’t really gain from the ad clicks. A number of ad companies gain from ad frauds as is demonstrated in their reluctance to adopt detection techniques.

Short activists can take advantage of the situation according to Sahm Adrangi. All they need to do is bring these practices to light. They get to aid the big firms while advancing their own agenda.

Sahm Adrangi contributes articles to the New York Times as well as the Wall Street Journal. He had previously served the Longacre Fund Management Company as an analyst for two years. He studied economics at Yale University and graduated in 2003.
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sahm-adrangis-kerrisdale-capital-issues-negative-report-on-the-st-joe-company-and-announces-conference-call-schedule-300635156.html

Dr. Mark McKenna’s Groundbreaking Medical Technology

When Dr. Mark McKenna graduated from Tulane University Medical School, he probably had no idea he would eventually create the next biggest thing in medical technology. The healthcare industry is about to change forever with his new tech application, titled OVME. Why wait forever to find a doctor that suits your needs when you can have an app connect you with a professional instantly? Dr. Mark McKenna had a greater vision for the medical cosmetic industry, and his hard work shines through the influence of his new application.

OVME uses a format that we’ve seen before and are familiar with, which is why it will be so successful. Much like Uber or GrubHub, OVME will be used to secure medical aesthetic services through an easy-to-use application. Although we’re used to this type of application for food services or securing a taxi, this format created by Dr. Mark McKenna for OVME is influential and groundbreaking when used in the medical field. Customers of these cosmetic medical procedures have grown up with technology, and will surely fall in love with the comfort and ease of using an app to secure their next appointment.

Through the app, customers will be able to select their particular service before choosing a practitioner to go through. Only high rating and high-performance doctors that are approved by Dr. Mark McKenna will be selected to take part in OVME. No more going by reviews that are word of mouth or commercials for doctors that are completely biased, because the app includes ratings that have been written by other users, so the user searching for a practitioner is ensured of the quality of the work. Once the procedure is selected, the customer even has the ability to book home visits, making this app the “Uber of the medical field.”

Thanks to Dr. Mark McKenna, his groundbreaking new technology will change lives. The ease of the entire booking process will make a smooth transition for both doctors and patients. Featuring procedures like botox, fillers, CoolSculpting, weight loss, and facials, Dr. Mark McKenna is working to connect others with the doctor of their dreams. OVME will make having procedures done easier and more discreet than ever before with the new application technology.

https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/atlanta-gets-ready-welcome-dr-mark-mckennas-ovme-buckhead

The Current of Caring with Stream Energy

Texas based energy and wireless services provider Stream Energy is carving a path to success and leading those in need along the way. Philanthropic endeavors are often overlooked in the state of Texas, with many companies failing to see the gain in maintaining the well-being of their clients. Patch.com has recently drawn attention to this oversight with their article highlighting Stream Energy’s launch of the Stream Cares Foundation. Stream Cares aims to formalize Stream’s continued commitment to aiding not only their home state of Texas but the entire nation in their greatest time of need.

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From aiding in the recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to their support of homeless children through their funding of the Hope Supply Co., Stream Energy has stepped up and delivered! Not only has Stream Energy provided aid to those in need but they have also expressed an active engagement in the execution of that aid. Between providing transportation to veterans in order to enjoy a special meal and co-hosting an American Girl Experience event for young girls, Stream Energy has proven that they are a company committed to the betterment of all facets of their community.

In a dedicated hands on approach Stream works directly with organizations like the Salvation Army and Operation Once in a Lifetime to ensure that they proved more than just dollars to those in need. They provide a heart, a hand, and a human face to the community they serve. Constantly seeking to find ways to improve not only their own contributions to charity but those of their associates as well, Stream Energy is a company we can all look to for a shining example of a corporation with heart. Stream Cares will serve as a monument to philanthropy for the state of Texas, encouraging other businesses to follow suit through the success of their example.

https://vimeo.com/streamenergy

Massive Exodus of Israelites to the West is on the rise: Says Adam Milstein.

Israel is one of the leading democracies in the Middle East, but the benefits that come with this status are not within reach of every Israeli as it ought to be. According to Adam Milstein who is the chairman of the Israeli-American Council, many smart, educated and talented Israelites are moving to the United States in search of better opportunities because of the economic imbalance and uneven privileges to access resources. This brain drain has continued to expand, and Adam Milstein says the trend is worrying because the younger population has joined the purge. A scenario like this, as Adam Milstein says, puts the economic future of Israel at risk, because vital professionals and players in the economy, such as engineers and professors are not willing to go back to Israel. Israel has one of the best military units which are vital for the survival of the country given its location in the Middle East, but the crisis at hand is far from a military attack as Adam Milstein cites.

The departure of the best brains and talents from Israel to the US, Canada and other parts of Europe has been fueled by the high cost of living in Israel. The situation is fanned by low salaries and the uncertain social and political trends taking shape in the country. According to data analysts, 87,000 Israelis, moved to the United States within a decade from 2006 to 2016, acquiring US citizenship and legal permanent residency. According to Adam Milstein, efforts by the Israeli government to lure back the best brains have always fallen short. The few that have accepted the offer almost immediately retract after the reality in the country does not meet their expectations. The high cost of living is a significant deterrent, and the massive shift from a secular Jewish community to a more religious one is not pleasant to most of these people who have grown accustomed to the liberal attitude in the Western countries.

More about Adam Milstein

Milstein is a passionate pro-Jews philanthropist who chairs the Israeli-American council and also an avid advocate for the Jewish culture and education. He is a successful real estate investor and also serves as the managing partner of at Hager Pacific Properties. In his early days, he fought alongside Ariel Sharon in the Egyptian Front while serving his mandatory time in the Israel Defense Force.

Milstein holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and is married to Gila Milstein. Together they established the Gila Milstein Family Foundation which advocates for better ties and relationships in the Israeli-American community.

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GreenSky Credit Shapes the Future of the Credit Sector

For many years in the past, the financial credit sector has been characterized by tedious paperwork and long processes of approval that has been a source of frustration to many borrowers. It has not been surprising to see a customer applying for an emergency loan and ending up waiting for the funds for more than even a month before they reflect into their bank accounts. This is what GreenSky Credit has observed in the market and decided to save the credit customers the agony that they experience while dealing with the bureaucracy of the financial institutions to which they run when they encounter financial constraints.

To solve this market challenge, GreenSky Credit has designed an online application that acts as an interactive platform between the financial lenders and the borrowers. The main role of GreenSky Credit in this whole process is to provide the platform and eventually provide the necessary funds on behalf of the creditors after the approval has been granted. The process of application has been made very efficient by this platform. This is because within a count of minutes the client is through with the submission of the application details on the platform, ready for approval. The details are then transmitted to the individual financial lenders, and they scrutinize them for the creditworthiness of the borrower. After the scrutiny, the approvals are then sent back to GreenSky, using the same platform, which then credits the borrower’s bank account within the next 48 hours.

The motivation of GreenSky Credit has been to provide efficiency to the customers while accessing cheap and sufficient credit. The company, under the strong leadership of its CEO, David Zalik, has been quite instrumental in ensuring streamlined processes in the financial credit sector. One aspect that David Zalik has been focusing on is the establishment and maintenance of close and professional relationships with the financial lenders and other credit institutions. This has enabled GreenSky Credit to leverage the wide customer base of these institutions which they have been serving. On the other hand, the small creditors benefit from this relationship by having the guarantee that funds will always be available whenever their customers request to have them.

https://studentloanhero.com/featured/greensky-personal-loans-review-low-interest-home-improvement/

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Mortgage Professional Todd Lubar Talks About Smart Home Technology

The advances in smart home technology have been remarkable over the last few years. Many of the things that a long-ago business executive, President George Bucher of Westinghouse, saw in 1939 as the wave of the future have come to fruition. He saw things such as appliances being controlled by shortwave radio, mood lighting, and other technological advances that probably seemed like flights of fancy to his contemporaries of the day.

Not that many years ago if you had told someone about video conferencing with someone else halfway around the world on your phone they would have thought you were crazy. The cool flip phone device used on Star Trek has been surpassed with today’s smartphone technology. Todd Lubar, a highly successful mortgage lender, is a fan of the smart home devices and says that having them in your home makes them much more marketable and in tune with what potential buyers are looking for. Among his favorites are mood lighting controlled by smartphone apps and smart thermostats which know when to cool or heat your home. Check out his about.me page

Todd Lubar is an entrepreneur who helps people afford to buy homes. He has been in the mortgage industry for over 20 years. He has started several companies in the industry and now owns and operates TDL Global Ventures LLC. This is a company that provides relief to homeowners by offering them a product and program that is exactly what they’re looking for to buy a home.

Like pretty much everyone in the industry, the years 2007 and 2008 upended his businesses and career for a few years. Taking this as a challenge because he’s an entrepreneur who isn’t afraid of failure, he started up companies in other lines of work. He started a commercial demolition company, for example, where he was able to sign some big contracts with general contractors in the region. He also started a business in the automotive scrap metal recycling business. This company was successful enough that it successfully had an IPO and was publically traded.

See more: http://inspirery.com/todd-lubar/

Duda Melzer’s Family Business Is Known At Cambridge Family Enterprise

Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer, though more often known as Duda Melzer can engrave his name in the family business monolith, and that’s because he’s the CEO and recently appointed chairman of one of Brazil’s largest family-owned media corporations, Grupo RBS. The Cambridge Family Institute is an organization that gives various recognitions to family business traditions, and they asked Duda Melzer to become one of the leaders on their Family Enterprise list. Duda Melzer has seen how his family has run this business over the years, and he’s wanted to maintain the vision they’ve had all the way from the days of its founding. Duda went so far as to show why he’s committed to the company throughout his education and beginning business career.

Duda Melzer is quoted as saying that future members of the Sirotsky family need to exhibit their leadership through spending some time working in leadership roles in companies outside Grupo RBS, and also achieving a master’s degree. He can say this because he has done so, having received his bachelor’s at Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul and his MBA at Harvard Business School. He worked at several companies outside of Grupo RBS prior to joining them including Booz Allen & Hamilton, Delphi Corporation, and Boxtop Media. He has also served on several boards that include the National Council for Advertising Self-Regulation, and CENP.

Duda Melzer officially started his term at Grupo RBS in 2004, and in 2012 he officially became the company’s CEO. As CEO of Grupo RBS, Duda is responsible for the operation of over 18 TV stations, 21 radio stations and a number of newspaper publications. He is also the owner of a venture capital investment company known as e.Bricks Ventures which provides funding to tech entrepreneurs that Melzer sees a lot of potential with.

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See more: http://www.valor.com.br/carreira/2683832/eduardo-sirotsky-melzer-assume-presidencia-executiva-do-grupo-rbs

Christopher Burch: A True Inspiration

If you have ever wondered what it would be like to be a successful investor and entrepreneur, look no farther than the life of Christopher Burch. Christopher Burch is now one of the most successful entrepreneurs on the planet, and he has recently been named one of the top billionaires in the world by Forbes. He is currently the CEO of Burch Creative Capital, and he has an investment portfolio of over 50 successful startups and businesses. When it comes to entrepreneurship, he is an absolute success.

Christopher Burch had a modest upbringing in Pennsylvania. He was the son of a business owner, whose father always tried to teach him about money and pulling yourself up by your own bootstraps. To teach him the value of work, Christopher’s father got him employed at a construction company when he was 13 years old. This upbringing gave Christopher the knowledge and drive that he needed to become successful later in life.

While attending Ithaca college some years later, Christopher and his brother, Bob, started their own apparel business that bought sweaters for cheap and then sold them at a profit. They invested just $2,000 in this venture, and in a decade it grew to having more than $140 million in sales. They were able to sell the business a few years after that for $165 million, fueling Christopher’s need to continue innovating and investing. This is when Christopher decided to work for himself and create Burch Creative Capital.

The business model of Burch Creative Capital is simple. Christopher wants to find the most new, disruptive, and interesting technologies on the market. He wants those technologies that other investors might stay away from because they are too new and risky. He wants them to be imaginative and extremely fresh, as well as to creative a positive impact on the consumers that use the services or purchase the products. With this business model, he has become successful in the apparel and real estate spaces, helping start and nurse to health businesses like ED by Ellen DeGeneres, Jawbone, Poppin, Voss Water, TRADEMARK, and the Faena Hotel + Universe. Christopher would like to also get more involved in technology and other emerging markets like organic foods in the future.

Each year, Christopher also gives away millions to charities and causes that inspire him, such as the Child Welfare League of China and the Sumba Foundation. Forbes agrees that Christopher Burch is truly an inspiration to anyone that wants to be an entrepreneur.

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