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Sean Penn entry into the writing world.

Sean Penn born in 1960 is an American actor, a filmmaker as well as an author. Sean has won several Academy Awards, Sean’s family played a huge part in shaping his career as his father was a filmmaker and his mother an actress. While still at school Sean Penn began making short films, and this skill would turn out to be his career.

Sean Penn’s career journey.

His acting career took off, in 1974 in the television show the Little House of the Prairie, in 1981 he featured in the drama film Taps. Sean’s acting skills gained a lot of attention in the 1980’s especially when he took up crime films.

In 1990, Sean Penn took part in State of Grace and later on featured in Carlito’s three years later. His big break occurred in 1995 when he acted the Dead Man Walking, a film that was shot in 1995 and helped Sean Penn get his first Academy Award nomination. The same film won him actor of the year in the Berlin Film Festival. He has since received different awards and nomination from various platforms.

Sean Penn’s has over the years acted in many films, but one of the main movies that got him two Award nominations was into the wild, which was shot in 2007. Besides acting Sean is also an activist and has not been shy in expressing some of his disappointments with administrators especially when it came to saving people’s lives.

Sean Penn has also directed several films, the most recent being the last face which was shot in 2016, after many years of directing and acting. Sean was now ready to make use of his writing skills, and in 2018 March, Penn published his novel Bob Honey who do stuff.

In his novel, Penn has used some of his previous experiences in acting to keep the reader captivated and eager to read the next page. He has referenced to the politics happening around us to deliver unbelievable and yet deep truths about things happening around us.

Sean Penn book is not only a useful for entertainment purposes, but is also an educative book that ensures history is preserved. The book is written to ensure that the message is understood and readers are left with life lessons.

Penn has used an aspiring tone but yet included a style that brings the message the right way to the audience. Being his first book, Sean Penn has shown a lot of potential especially in addressing things affecting us daily.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America and their role in fighting cancer.

The fight against cancer has been on the rise the past few decades with many research and treatment centers being established to try to cater for the many cancer patients from all over the world. The deadly disease has been responsible for the deaths of many people who cannot access medication, or they get subjected to brutal treatment regiments. In the quest to end this diseases and to help patients get access to good and safe treatment the Cancer Treatment Centers of America were established.
The Cancer Treatment Centers of America have their central office situated in Boca Raton, and the centers are made up of five hospitals located in Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Philadelphia, and Tulsa. All these five hospitals focus on providing treatment to adults who have cancer.
The five hospitals are renowned for their detailed approach that integrates proper care of patients during and after undergoing testing and treatment. This method enables them to meticulously deduce the right kind of therapy applied to treating their patients.
Their approach also entails the combination of any new developments made by their researchers in genomic testing to precisely integrate them with available therapy procedures in use. The therapy procedure in use may include radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery, and immunotherapy. All these are done with the patient in mind and focused on ridding of cancer and killing the cancerous cells.

In conducting all these treatment programs to their patients from across the United States of America, the Cancer Treatment Centers of America also ensures that the therapies that are applied are safe. In providing this, they make sure that they have minimal side effects to patients and that they have been approved after conducting clinical trials. They also ensure that the patients get provided with a quality service that guarantees their wellbeing when undergoing treatment and afterward.

Robert Ivy Driving The Architectural Profession In the US

The Board of the American Institute of Architects is the professional body which represents all licensed architects as well as professionals operating in the construction and design industry in the United States. The board was established in 1857 and has served the interests of the members in several matters that concern their interests. In 2011, the Board announced that it had appointed Robert Ivy as the Chief Executive Officer/Executive Vice President effective from February 1.

Before, his appointed, Robert Ivy was a Fellow of the AIA. Robert is a respected professional in the construction and design industry. He has also served as the Editor in Chief of Architectural Record since 1996.

Robert as the CEO of the AIA manages the national office of the body in Washington DC. To this end, he manages an annual budget of the excess of $56 and 206 employees. Additionally, he directs the organization focus on practice and design issues in the Institute. He also leads the Institute so that it is the voice of architects and related professionals on issues affecting them. Lastly, he is also responsible for ensuring that more than 300 chapters of the AIA across the United States collaborate in their work.

Besides his current position at AIA, Robert Ivy serves as the Editorial Director and Vice President for the McGraw-Hill Construction. In his capacity, he is responsible for the effective and efficient management of the large editorial organization and the editorial quality of the family of publications about construction and design.

Previously, Robert served as the principal with the Ivy Architects as well as the managing partner with the Dean/Dale, Dean and Ivy a position he held for almost 14 years.

In 2009, received the Crain Awards for his outstanding professional achievements specifically his contributions to the business media. This was followed by a recognition by Alpha Rho Chi which is an architectural fraternity by being named as Master Architect. Alpha Rho Chi opined that Robert had played a significant role in communicating the worth of design to the new generation of architects.

Over the years, Robert Ivy has distinguished as an advocate for the architectural profession in several important political, social and environmental issues that affect the built environment. This has been evidenced by the fact he has dedicatedly served on the AIA Board of Directors since the 1990s. Robert is also an accomplished scholar and author and has published several scholarly papers discussing issues in the Architectural field.

Robert Ivy is a graduate of the University of the South in Tennessee where he was awarded a Bachelor of Arts. He also holds a Master’s in Architecture from the Tulane University, Louisiana. In 1993, Robert became a Fellow of the AIA College of Fellows.

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The Amazing Work of Livio Bisterzo

     Leonardo DiCaprio recently invested in a company involved with natural products which are not meat based. Leonardo DiCaprio is a famous actor as well as a film producer who have won many awards; he was the lead actor in the movie “Titanic.” The company is known as Green Park Holdings having Livio Bisterzo as the CEO and owner. Green Park Holdings is a firm that brings vegan snacks to the society making it easier for the individuals that follow such a diet. Hippeas, the company’s amazing brand is now becoming popular because of the new investors that are attracted to the whole vegan diet. Investors like Leonardo bring a significant contribution to the success of the company.

Leonardo is also an activist and has a passion for nature and the planet as a whole. Supporting Hippeas was a decision he made to save the world. Hippeas products are organic, none of meat or meat products. The company’s goal is to save the world by providing a product that tastes good but also saves the world. The products are made of peas but with unique flavors added to the product. Livio Bisterzo also partnered with Farm Africa, an organization dedicated to eradicating hunger in the most remote areas of Africa. Green Park Holdings donates their profits to African farmers so that they can be able to plant quality seeds that will lead to quality food. The company’s mission caught Leonardo’s interest, and this is why he invested in the enterprise.

Hippeas are organic with low amounts of fats; the peas contain lots of proteins and fibers and have a crunchy sound when chewing. The flavors are also different including pepper, white cheddar, barbecue, fajita, and sriracha. Livio is dedicated to what he does, and under his leadership, the company is growing fast and gaining popularity. Livio is confident about the company’s sales; he predicts more sales and profits at the end of 2017 because of his other two products which have been launched. Livio also has the experience to turn the company into a massive business. In addition to his experience, Bisterzo has the connections to make his company gain the awareness it deserves. Bisterzo is a visionary with the persistence to achieve his goals and dreams.

For more, please read Livio Bisterzo Brings Healthy Snacks to the World.

 

Hippeas and Angel Donations from Livio Bisterzo Friends to Green Park Brand Inc.

     Livio Bisterzo is the founder of a new snack brand called Hippeas. Product conscious consumers have been reading labels and gathering the facts about the food they are ingesting. Many people are seeking healthier snacking options in order to help maintain a healthy life style. In recent years the popularity of chips has gone down. Manufacturers have tried to come up with alternative ways to produce chips that will be suitable for those seeking healthier options. Many shoppers have stumbled across baked chips and veggie fries.

Hippeas are relatively new to the market but pack a punch that most consumers will find appealing. These healthy snacks are most commonly found at Starbucks and retail for about $1.95 a bag. They are made of chick peas and have healthy ingredients such as kale and sweet potatoes. These tasty snacks are suitable for children and adults with the flavor combinations available. In addition to Starbucks, consumers can find Hippeas at Whole Foods and Amazon.

Hippeas has plans to expand over the next year into Target and Kroger stores. Livio Bisterzo has had success in getting his healthy snack introduced to the market place because he is not new to product introduction. Prior to Hippeas Livio launched two other consumers used brands. His previous brands were Kyoku and Little Miracles. Kyoku was a men’s grooming product brand and Kyoku makes tea drinks. Prior to launching Hippeas, Livio sold his interests in both Little Miracles and Kyoku.

Green Park Brand Inc. is the parent company of Hippeas and they recently received some very generous donations. Strand Equity Partners which is a private equity firm in Chicago made a donation in an undisclosed amount to Hippeas parent company. In addition to Strand Equity, Leonardo DiCaprio also made an undisclosed donation towards Green Park Brand which is located in Santa Monica California. While Livio refused to admit how much each investor donated, he did say that $2.5 million was donated towards Green Park Brand Inc. and that included the two generous investor friends to Hippeas.

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How James Dondero has grown his Career as a Finance Expert

James Dondero is a revered professional who has served the financial industry for the past three decades. He is highly experienced in handling the credit and equity markets. Dondero and his business partner Mark Okada co-founded Highland Capital Management, which is a company that provides a broad range of product and services for both retail and institutional investors. The firm has currently been assigned over $14.9bilion in assets under management. The corporations that it serves include NexPoint Capital (healthcare BDC), Acis Capital Management (CLOs), NexPoint Residential Trust (REIT), and Acis Capital Management (CLOs).

The excellent performance of Highland Street Capital has enabled to win various awards. In 2014, the firm was named as the winner of the Global Allocation category of the Morningstar’s 5-star award and the Floating Rate Opportunities group of the Lipper Award. Morningstar also ranked it as the leading Healthcare Long/Short Equity Fund in the same year.

Mr. Dondero kicked off his career as an analyst in 1984 after completing his accounting and finance degrees from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. He was awarded Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi, which is the highest honor. In the same year, James enrolled at the Morgan Guaranty training program. He is also a holder of professional accreditations such as Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Management Accountant. In 1985, the finance expert was hired by American Express to serve as the Corporate Bond Analyst. The company later promoted him to act as a portfolio manager and was in charge of about $1 billion in fixed revenue funds. He left American Express in 1989.

James once served as the chief investment officer of a GIV division that is called Protective Life. The subsidiary was created in 1989, and he managed to grow it to a worth of over $2 billion. Dondero serves as the chairperson of institutions such as and CCS Medical, NexBank, Cornerstone Healthcare, and NexPoint. MGM Studios and American Banknote have appointed him to sit on their boards. He has donated money to various charity organizations that include Education is Freedom, George W. Bush Presidential Library and Institute, SMU’s Tower Scholars Program, Uplift Education, and Perot Museum of Natural Science.

Omar Yunes Claimed the Best Franchise of the World Award through his Mexicano

Omar Yunes, a leading entrepreneur in Mexico focusing on food and hospitality services, claimed the Best Franchise of the World (BFW) Award – 2015 through his Mexicano – a popular Sushi Itto franchise in the country. The competition held on Dec. 5, 2015, in Florence, Italy, and Yunes grabbed the title for providing valuable contributions from his units made to the brand he represents. It should be noted that his network holds 13 franchise units and are spread in the cities including Veracruz, Mexico City, Puebla, and more. The total number of units owned by Yunes represents almost 10% of all Sushi Itto units.

 

“I am extremely happy with the great feat we achieved, and I dedicate it to more than 400 employees who are putting their hard work in our 13 units,” said Yunes. “We also thank Sushi Itto for providing us a space for innovation that ultimately helped us to grab the feat.” It should be noted that the BFW – 2015 was attended by various franchisees from more than 34 countries, and a number of parameters were taken into consideration for choosing the winner. It included the franchise’s influence on the brand, savings implemented, contributions with respect to knowledge, the motivation for employees, total improvements proposed to the business model, and more.

 

Interestingly, the Chief Executive Officer of Sushi Itto, Benjamin Cancelmo, also seen commenting as “the award is a manifestation of our collaboration in providing excellent customer service, unique hospitality, and remarkable flavor.” According to the organizer of BFW Mexico, Yunes’ franchise worked as a major change factor in the franchise-franchising relationship with better management, implementation and information control boards, and more.

 

Yunes showed his entrepreneurial taste from a young age and started his franchise network at the age of 21 when he opened the first unit of Sushi Itto, the Japanese food chain. Apart from Mexicano, Yunes also credited for a number of entrepreneurial ventures which many of them are in the hospitality industry. His franchise won the Mexican edition of BFW award in November 2015, and that made the franchise to be eligible to participate in the BFW competition 2015 happened in Florence.

Ricardo Tosto: The Role Model of Lawyers

A nation would never become successful without law and order, as it is needed to protect their citizens from harm and to ensure that a state would experience progress. Brazil is one of the world’s sovereign nations who are keen on imposing law and order upon their land, and the laws in their constitution guides the authorities on what they have to do. Heavily dependent and modeled after the European system of civil law, the law of Brazil is somewhat looking towards a more liberal approach. It has undergone several amendments in the past, but the core idea of their constitution stays the same. The study of law is currently one of the most sought after degrees in the country. There are approximately 200,000 law students in Brazil today, studying in different education institutions scattered across the country, and they are keen on getting the degree because of how prestigious it would feel once they attached the title “attorney” into their names. The students have to study for five years, and pass the examinations before they could practice their profession. Everything will be worth it once they managed to get hold of the coveted license which is only given to those who managed to conquer the examinations.

Brazil has a lot of lawyers, amounting to 600,000 individuals, and one of them is Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is recognized as one of the best lawyers in Brazil, and he is mainly focusing on the field of finance, commerce and electoral laws. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho have also built a law firm in the past, named Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados, and has been serving as an advisor for private firms, and held different positions inside the Brazilian Bar Association. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has a number of membership as well with different lawyer groups and organizations around the world, working together to provide service to those who need them.

The reputation of Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho among his colleagues is mostly positive. They have stated how he became a role model for every Brazilian lawyer, and how the youth idolize him for his success and passion. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is indeed in the limelight right now, but he tend not to forget the reason why he became an attorney in the first place – to provide justice to those who need it.

Agora Financial Will Help Investors Build Better Financial Plans

When it comes to investing successfully it is all about getting in on the ground level when a business is just starting to bloom. Anyone that knew about the possibilities of Facebook early on knew that they were onto something that could eventually become a profitable investment. Long before Facebook went public there were people that were waiting to invest in this company.

Agora Financial is the type of organization that makes sure that more people are investing in the stocks and other mutual funds in the early stages. People want to become familiar with better investment opportunities, and Agora Financial is just the type of company that can provide these type of guides for a better investment strategy.
People that have never had the chance to actually build a portfolio will definitely need this type of information. This company has been able to help a lot of people that are trying to pinpoint the best financial options for their investment. This type of market trend literature that is published by Agoura Finance is needed because there are so many potential investment options out there. Every day that the market opens people have the chance to make money. The downside to this is that they also encounter many opportunities that are risky as well.

No one is ever going to get everything about the market right all of the time, but it does make sense to consider what is happening with the market trends and follow someone that knows about the market. It is a good idea to actually become more financially aware of the stocks that are going to make investing easier. It takes a company like Agora Finance to give people the inside track that they need to get a balance between the high-risk and slow growth stocks.

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Honey Birdette Expanding Worldwide

Honey Birdette might’ve been started in Australia but it’s certainly not stopping there. It was founded in 2006 by Eloise Monaghan in Brisbane, and is now taking the world by storm. They specialize in lingerie and toys and is getting more popular day after day. If you’re in the UK they even deliver all your merchandise for free, and also for all orders over $50 in the United States!

Not only do they have a great website that you can order from anywhere across the globe, but they also have many retail stores where you can shop in person. They have the highest amount of stores in Australia currently with 55, but they also have 3 in the UK and counting and also will be opening stores in the United States soon.

Honey Birdette can be found other places online than just their website as well. You can find them on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Instagram, and even YouTube at HoneyBirdetteBoutiques. They have so many pictures and videos on social media of their products that you’ll come up with endless ideas on how to make your bedroom never be the same again.

If you like spicing up your sex life then Honey Birdette is your go to one stop shop. Whether you’re just looking to have a good time with your partner or even if you want to make your married life hotter with their bridal collection, Honey Birdette is the place to be. Check them out online and you won’t be disappointed. Be sure to see if they have a store near you and if they don’t I’m sure it will be just a matter of time until they do because this company is growing fast and will be around for years to come!

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