DAMAC Owner Continues Middle East Real Estate Growth

If you follow the real estate market in the Middle East, then DAMAC properties must be a known entity. It specializes in luxury residential and commercial properties in the region as well as the United Kingdom. Since its inception in 2002, they have been instrumental in terms of their delivery; they have completed over 20,000 homes which in itself is a remarkable achievement.

 

AYKON city is a perfect example of the lavish and majestic Dubai metropolis. The DAMAC group wants to have another tower in the area for which they have laid out the plan. They plan to incorporate residential units and multiple basements in addition to the sophisticated and modern entertainment facilities. The area that is being projected for the construction of the tower would be over a million square feet.

 

The group wants to add a new real estate partner having seen the potential and the pace with which the construction work is being done at the AYKON city area. They want to finalize the partnership before the end of the second quarter of 2018. According to their leadership team, this partnership would be similar to the one where they partnered with a Chinese real estate firm to construct the first tower. The DAMAC group is very passionate about the construction in the AYKON city, the place which overlooks the Dubai canal.

 

They have a very diversified leadership team with people having more than two decades of experience in their respective fields. Some are alumni from the distinguished universities in America, while some of them have spent enormous time understanding the financial markets. Mr. Hussain Sajwani heads the real estate giant and is also the founder and owner of DAMAC. He was an entrepreneur since almost the beginning of his corporate career and led some successful projects.

 

Since there was a flood of people flocking into Dubai, as the CEO of DAMAC, he saw a huge potential in the real estate market and is considered as one of the earliest visionaries in the development of real estate market in the region. As the owner of DAMAC, he was honored with many accolades which include the best property CEO award. He unique leadership skills have led DAMAC properties into becoming one of the fastest growing companies across the globe.

Jed McCaleb provides a new solution in the cryptocurrency world

Companies and states have come up with many ways of dealing with poverty, from policies to programs and the list of possibilities is endless. However, one program that has shown great potential in eliminating poverty is stellar. Stellar was invented in 2014 by Jed McCaleb; this program connects people to low-cost financial services.

So you may be wondering how does the program work? How can I use it to improve my finances? Then you have come to the right place, read on as we expound more on all the possibilities one has with stellar. But before that lets us have a close look at the inventor Jed McCaleb.

Jed McCaleb is a well-known programmer in America he has worked on several other projects such as edonkey, Overnet and Mr. Gox. Still, at an early age, Jed knew the path he wanted to take and worked towards achieving his dreams in life. He worked on several programming programs, and this gave him a platform that would help shape his career path today.

In 2014, together with co-founder Joyce Kim, they established Stellar. In his other projects, Jed focused on cryptocurrencies and the different trends and different ways these currencies could be used to benefit citizens. During his work and research, Jed McCaleb discovered that crypto currency would be the next big thing in several years to come.

In a sit-down Jed McCaleb shared his thoughts on the matter and how stellar comes into the picture.

According to Jed, in years to come, there will be a universal mode of payment, this though a good thing for business in the world it will pose several challenges because people will not be able to make changes in this transaction like the physical transactions most popular. The good thing is; Stellar has been invented to solve this problem.

Stellar allows users to change currencies to currencies that allow for transactions to run smoothly; his invention will also change assets like stocks into a digital form for ease of use. This program will help business people to connect on a more accessible platform compared to traditional methods. Jed McCaleb believes stellar will also act as a bridge for banks all over the world.

How Ryan Seacrest Found Success In The Entertainment Industry

Ryan Seacrest is well known as being the host of American Idol, a co-host on the tv show “Live with Kelly and Ryan”, and co-hosting a morning radio show called “On Air With Ryan Seacrest“. He also now has a lifestyle empire which offers various products and services to consumers. He has a business that sells $50 million worth of menswear annually, for instance. He was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, and after graduating from high school he moved to Los Angeles, California, as he wanted to enter the entertainment industry.

His menswear line is sold only at Macy’s. He launched this brand four years ago and it has been one of the most successful new fashion brands in the industry. He became known for smart tailoring when he hosted American Idol. He says he learned a lot about tailoring from Burberry’s Christopher Baily. He says that he wants to offer well-crafted menswear to men that are great quality and affordably priced.

Ryan Seacrest has said that his clothing brand wasn’t successful right off the bat. He and his team identified the problem which was that it’s tapered and ultra-slim design didn’t appeal to a lot of guys. He went back to the drawing board and made something more mainstream while also being very fashion-forward. This worked and his linen of clothing soon took off.

“On Air With Ryan Seacrest” covers pop culture, celebrities, and sometimes hard news. In the Los Angeles market it airs on KIIS-FM. He has around 20 million listeners of this live show. The show is now heard around the world including in Bangkok, Thailand, where it appeared in May 2014. It even now airs in China where it is heard on METRO Radio/FM 94.5.

Ryan Seacrest was born in December, 1974. He found his first success in the entertainment industry as a host for a kids show called Gladiators 2000. This led to hosting other kids shows before he entered radio where he developed a huge audience.

Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping – An Unforgettable Experience

Roberto Santiago was always a self-starter with a keen business sense. He began his entrepreneurial journey as an employee at a decoration store. He then went on to launch his first company called the Cartonnage Company, dealing with the distribution of cardboard boxes. The company made good profits as it grew into a larger business. Roberto Santiago shifted his focus to real estate. He bought a vast property in Joao Pessoa in the year 1987 and began developing it into a shopping complex. This shopping mall was opened to the public in 1989. It was called the Manaira Shopping Mall and has since become a landmark construction of Brazil. The mall was further expanded by architects Carmen Raquel and Maria Raquel in 1993. The expansion continued over the years, with the introduction of new stores and finally a six-level garage for parking. The next construction saw the mall cover a sprawling 105,000 square meters with more than 250 shops. In 2009, the grand Domus Hall was inaugurated. The food court and premium shopping areas were further constructed to make the mall even more spectacular. A separate dining area for children called Pirlimpimpim is also an attraction of the mall.

 

The Manaira Shopping Mall offers a vast array of entertainment, shopping and gaming experiences. The movie theatre has wide screens, with clear sound for an unmatched viewing experience. The eating areas cater to every taste, with a gourmet section as well as a food court area. There is also a fitness center, gaming station, space-themed lounge, and a hoverboard area. A variety of services are also present at the Mall such as electronics, salon, money, tax and flowers, cleaning and legal aid, education, water, transportation, payments, employment, and police services. Shopping at Manaira Mall is a fulfilling experience with every buying requirement available under one roof. Shoppers can buy sports goods, electronics, apparel, games, phones, jewelry, books, furniture, toys, magazines, footwear and many more items.

 

The Domus Hall is a spectacular feature of Manaira Shopping Mall. It extends over a huge area and is located on the roof of the Manaira Shopping mall. It can accommodate 8,000 people comfortably. It is built on two floors. The mezzanine floor has ten personal rooms, while the ground floor houses the enormous hall. This hall can be booked for concerts, weddings, ceremonies, celebrations and art exhibitions. The Domus Hall is the favored avenue of many domestic performers as well as show people all around the globe.

 

Roberto Santiago has launched another mall called Mangeira Shopping Mall in 2013. Together the Manaira and Mangeira shopping malls have transformed the outlook of the public towards entertainment and shopping at malls. They also provide much-needed career opportunities for the community of Joao Pessoa.

HOW ROBERTO SANTIAGO BECAME A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSMAN

Are you familiar with the business industry in Brazil? Well, if you are, the name Robert Santiago may sound familiar to you. Mr. Santiago is a well-known business person and entrepreneur who has built a reputation in the business industry by making a lot of successful strides in most of his career. The most common and known stride he made was building the largest and most glamorous mall in his hometown of Joao Pessoa. However, the success of this businessman did not come in one night. He has shown commitment and focus to achieve his goals and to be on top of his game when it comes to business.

Born and raised in Joao Pessoa, Mr. Roberto went to college at Pio X-Marist College. After this, he was able to qualify to attend university, and he earned his bachelor’s degree in business and administration at the University Centre of Joao Pessoa. Roberto first worked at a décor manufacturing company, Café Santa Rosa, for some time and gained a lot of knowledge and experience in the industry. Owing to his dream of starting a company on his own, Roberto left Café Santa Rosa and started a company of cartons. The main activity of his company was to produce and sell cartons made of cardboard.

With his skills and commitment, Mr. Santiago was able to elevate his company and it, later on, grew to even producing decorative products. He earned a lot of profits from his company saving enough to make a significant investment. Roberto came to a decision to invest his money in real estate. This would turn out to be the most important and major move in his career. Now venturing into a new industry, real estate, Roberto aimed at buying and developing land. This eventually gave him the idea of building a shopping mall. Without hesitation, he bought the land for the mall in 1987. It only took Roberto 2 years to complete the construction of the mall.

The official opening and launching of the mall was done in 1989. Ever since then, The Manaira Shopping Mall has grown to the impressive structure that is seen today. The mall has an outstanding number of 280 stores being highly versatile to accommodate everybody- from children to young adults and even the elderly. Some of the features of the mall include a food court that accommodates a relatively large number of people, a gaming zone, a concert hall, a theatre and financial institutions. Having been successful with Manaira mall, Roberto was motivated to build another mall in 2013, Mangeira shopping mall. This mall is also located in Joao Pessoa, and it is has shown a lot of positive progress since it was officially opened.

 

Boraie Development LLC Dedicated to the Growth of Atlantic City

Atlantic City is on its way to having a new market-rate growth next summer for the past 25 years. This was reported by The Press of Atlantic City last week after visiting Boraie Development LLC which is in charge of the project. The Beach at South Inlet is worth $81 million is increasing rapidly and will end up serving most of the people working within the town. This will help the city grow after sliding for 10 years. The gaming industry fell to the ground after new casinos were opened up in the neighboring states. They are now dedicated to investing in nongaming projects for example Atlantic City Gateway to stabilize the force.

 

The Vice President of Boraie Development, Wasseem Boraie, is determined to change the entire look of the resort by improving the housing stock and building modern apartments. He said that the whole complex will have modern amenities including gym, residents lounge and the gym so as to provide the renters with all they want.

 

About Boraie Development LLC

 

Boraie Development has an experience of almost 30 years in offering quality services to all their clients. The company offers numerous services such as Property Management, Real Estate Development and even sales and marketing. They dedicate themselves to constructing remarkable and unique properties for their clients and offering unmatched services all the time. At Omar Boraie, they understand how important it is to complete projects on time hence they have been operating with the best Financial Institutions to ensure the success of every project.

 

According to Patch, the company has always been determined to grow together with their customers and the whole community. Its wide range of services ensures that all the needs of their clients are taken care of. The company is always dedicated to sales, real estate development as well as property management to ensure they meet the satisfaction of their clients. It also offers designed architectural buildings as well as residential properties. Financial institutions working with Boraie have been reliable and of great help to ensuring that constructors and architects are able to deliver services on time. You can visit their website boraie.com for more.

 

 

Conclusion

 

Working together as team means a lot to the company since they are able to generate new ideas and ensure they deliver a project in time. The company has also partnered with other successful organizations that have helped grow and develop. The upcoming project, The Beach at South Inlet, will be a huge success not only to Boraie Development community but to the whole Atlantic City.

 

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Why Lori Senecal is the Most Sought-After Business Leader

Lori Senecal is among the few American ladies that have braced the challenging American corporate world to establish themselves as the leaders in their respective fields. Different things/people inspire individuals to attain their career or life goals. Lori attributes her success to her siblings.

Presently, Lori is the Global CEO of Crispin Porter & Bogusky (CP+B). Prior to joining (CP+B), the Sales & Marketing graduate held top-level positions in the following companies: McCann Erickson Worldwide, McCann Worldgroup Inc., Kirshenbaum Bond and Partners, MDC Partners Inc., the Coca-Cola company, DDB Worldwide Communications, KBS, e.t.c. Apparently, Lori is very experienced and one of the most sought-after marketing executives in America. Also, Lori’s trademark of positively impacting the organizations and the people that she works with resonates well with many employers.

While at KBS as the Global Chairman of the advertising agency, Lori became the talk of the town and for all the right reasons. When she joined KBS, the company operated in the U.S only. During her tenure at the helm of the agency, she enabled the organization to expand and create new markets outside America. With the expansion, the number of employees working for KBS increased from 250 to over 900. Lori Senecal is passionate about the people that work under her and at KBS, she established the best working environment for the agency’s staff; Crain recognized KBS as the as “Best Places to Work in NYC.” With the company scaling the heights of the advertising agency courtesy of Lori’s management prowess, Advertising Age included KBS three times in their annual list of “Standout Agencies.” Visit Adweek to know more.

At CP+B, Lori is in charge of ten global offices. She coordinates CP+B’s global growth and expansion. When she joined CP+B in 2015, the company’s revenues grew by 21% in 2016. Also, the company has acquired new clients, and the existing ones are delighted with Lori’s stewardship. In 2017 , the Advertising Age recognized CP+B as “Creativity Innovators of the Year.”

Lori was one of the Ad Age’s “Women to Watch in 2014”; and in 2016, one of the “Agency Executives to Watch.” She is the winner of several awards including the Quantum Leap prize.

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Julia Jackson is an Expceptional Asset to Jackson Family Wines

At 29, Julia Jackson, proprietor of the family owned Jackson Family Wines is already making headlines and making a name for herself as one someone who is truly passionate about making and selling the best wines in the world. As a wine lover, Julia Jackson has her own opinions about wine, including which wines are the best in Sonoma.She has said that Sonoma has a reputation for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, she believe it’s the best place for Cabernet’

Julia Jackson has been interested in the wine businesses since she was a young child. She fondly remembers her father taking her and her siblings out to the vineyards to pick grapes when she was a young child, in order to give them a sense of the hard work it takes to run a winery. When Julia grew up she went on to study at Scripps College and graduated in 2010 with a degree in studio art, before getting a summer certificate at the Stanford Summer Institute of General Management. Julia Jackson has been able to combine her love of art in wine, by focusing on the art of wine. She also collaborated with Helene Seillan to design the label for Cynth wines, which is produced under Jackson Family Wines.

Inspired by her mother, who was a pivotal force in her life and is a powerful female leader, Jackson founded Cambria Seeds of Empowerment in 2014. This foundation works with Cambria Winery, which is part of the Jackson Family Wines, to help empower female leaders around the globe. The foundation focuses on women who are trying to fight their way out of poverty. She also acknowledges that the wine industry is very male dominated despite the fact that there are many women, including Julia’s mother and sister who are a large part of the Cambria business. Cambria Seeds of Empowerment is another way for Julia Jackson to help change that.

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Meet Bruce Levenson, the Former Majority Partner at Atlanta Hawks

On September 2016, the Atlanta Hawks Basketball and Entertainment (ABHE) filed a lawsuit against New Hampshire Insurance Company for breaching its contract of the settlement of claims put forward by the former manager Danny Ferry. The former owners of ABHE included partner Bruce Levenson. However, the lawsuit was not intended to involve the reigning ownership headed by Forbes billionaire Tony Ressler.

AHBE proclaimed that it had been insured under some policy that protected them from losses emerging staff related practices, including, but not limited to specific acts of ‘wrongful termination’ and ‘workplace torts.’ For this reason, the case was a civil one for contract breach and insurance bad faith. Ferry made an unrevealed buyout agreement on June 22, 2015, to end his six-year relationship with the ABHE. After which the authorization of the sale of the group to the Ressler group was released two days later.

The court documents revealed that AIG had refused to acknowledge that ABHE had made a claim and also declined admission that the policy had been activated. Therefore, AIG failed and refused to settle the covered losses without giving any explanation and in bad faith. Additionally, the lawsuit was also pursuing an extra 50% penalty of the unpaid loss as well as the lawyer’s fees and costs.

About Bruce Levenson

Bruce Levenson is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and a former owner of an NBA team. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University and also has a Juris Doctor from American University. He began his profession as a journalist for the Washington Star while still in law school.

Bruce Levenson co-owned the Atlanta Hawks with Ed Peskowitz which he purchased in 2004. The two were the partners with the majority shares; however, Levenson decided to sell his shares in 2014. Additionally, Bruce also co-founded United Communications Group (UCG) in 1997. Other than that Mr Levenson has also worked as a Director at TechTarget, an IT media corporation. Bruce is also involved in charitable ventures and is the President of the “I Have a Dream Foundation” based in Washington, which undertakes many kind deeds. https://www.benzinga.com/news/17/03/9165680/university-of-marylands-non-profit-initiative-is-changing-higher-education

The Significance of Rick Smith it the Corrections Industry

Rick Smith is a top business leader in the telecommunications sector. He has excellent administration skills and has been serving as the CEO of Securus Technologies since 2008. Smith took over the leadership of the technology company from Richard Falcone who was the CEO and president of the enterprise. Securus Technologies has dedicated itself to developing innovative products that facilitate its growth. It made one of its transforming steps in 2004 when it merged with Evercom and Netix, which were leading technology companies in the corrections sector. In 2009, the company acquired a top provider of offender management systems that was known as Syscon Justice System. Rick Smith is well educated, and this has enabled him to be highly knowledgeable. He has an electrical engineering degree and masters in mathematics.

Rick Smith is a competent administrator and has ensured that Securus Technologies provides products and services that meet the needs of its clients. All the solutions that the enterprise has developed are innovative and have enabled it to be recognized as a leading technology provider in the corrections sector. Securus has been trusted by over 3450 corrections and law enforcement institutions that are based in North America. Rick Smith is committed to maintaining the excellent reputation that the company has developed over the years.

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The CEO has been working in the telecommunications industry for a couple of years, and this has enabled him to acquire adequate experience. He is a former employee of Frontier Corporation, where he served in different capacities. Smith worked in the finance, operations, business development, and information technology departments of the corporation. Rick also spent about nine years of his career working for Eschelon Telecom. He was promoted to serve as the CEO of the firm and accomplished a lot during his time in office. The income of the company rose from about $30 million to over $350 million. Its CAGR grew by about 48 percent, and the EBITDA was increased to $80 million

Securus Technologies has made significant accomplishments under the leadership of Rick Smith. It has developed several original products and services that are dedicated to filling the gaps in the corrections sector. The company protects its inventions, and it has a broad patent portfolio. The CEO believes that Securus Technologies’ products cannot be matched by its competitors. He has even challenged other companies to a technology contest. The firm has been contracted to offer its technology solutions to over 3450 penitentiaries that are based in different parts of North America. The primary uses of the products that it has invented include security, logistics, and communication. Rick Smith is dedicated to ensuring that Securus Technologies remains to be the leading company in the provision of technology services to law enforcement and corrections institutions. Read more on PRNewsWire.com.