MISSOURI’S ‘TITAN OF TRANSPORTATION’ IS BACK WITH TRANSPORTATION SOLUTION SERVICES
January 22, 2018
Among all the amazing achievements serial entrepreneur and local businessman Bernie Squitieri has experienced, his pride and joy was the founding of Express Medical Transporters. He started EMT in his basement in1996 with one car and grew it to become the national leader in non-emergency medical transportation with 10 locations in 11 states and hundreds of vehicles on the road. When he sold the company in 2014, EMT was the largest for-profit transportation company in the state of Missouri.
After forgiving a note of $1.3 million owed to him from the buyers of EMT, which cancelled the non-compete agreement he signed at the time of the sale, Squitieri has now moved forward and formed a new company that will operate in St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri and will specialize in student and medical transportation needs among other forms of transportation.
“I received many calls from former clients who wanted me to come back into the business,”...
Your Mom was wrong about Video Gaming! How Techni Sport a Young Gaming Chair Brand and its gamers are giving back to the Community
January 16, 2018
is making stride in changing how the world views gaming and their constituents. The young brand of gaming chairs along with its army of affiliates and Gamers have collectively raised over $20,000.00 to help save lives or aid in the betterment of them.Techni Sport began their initiative in mid-2016. Having decided to use their platform for the benefit of others, the team set about producing gaming chairs that not only provided comfort during long gaming sessions, but allowed for the opportunity to make a difference by assigning 3% of sales for each color to a charity.White - supports helping veteransRed - support resources for disaster reliefBlue - supports local food banksPink – supports preventative measure for breast cancerOrange - supports research into multiple sclerosisYellow - supports children with autismBlack - support research into Alzheimer’s diseasePurple...
Superior Walls® Marks 12% Growth in 2017
January 16, 2018
Based on accelerated new home starts and increasing requests from builders for precast concrete foundations, Superior Walls® celebrated a 12 percent business growth in 2017 over the previous year. Company leaders project that another 10 percent growth can be anticipated for 2018."The overall building market has been growing steadily, which falls right in line with our product," says Keith Weller, vice president and CFO for . "We're experiencing a growth in market share for our products thanks to expansion of operations and more aggressive use by past customers."Weller notes that the company, which primarily serves builder needs in the East and Midwest, has seen also seen growth recently in the Carolinas."Superior Walls continues to target new areas for growth,” says Weller. “For 2018 we anticipate this will come from our operations in Canada and some pockets of growth in our core markets in the Northeast and...
Entuity Network Analytics’ latest release offers digital transformation strategies for AIOps and approaches for leveraging new technologies
January 16, 2018
Entuity Network Analytics, used by many of the world’s largest, most mission-critical digital enterprises, today announced a new software release.Entuity’s enhancements help IT organizations effectively manage the challenges associated with implementing and accelerating a digital transformation.Today’s IT organizations are tasked with delivering positive business outcomes and Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one way to ensure that a business is meeting their goals. To that end, Entuity has announced an integration with BMC TrueSight Intelligence (TSI).IT managers can now fully capitalize on AIOps, as Entuity allows network metrics, events and incidents to be pushed directly into TSI in real-time for comprehensive big data analytics and for use in machine learning activities.Adding Entuity Network Analytics to TSI delivers a more complete data set for AIOps that ultimately provides faster resolution for both improved end-user digital workplace experiences and IT...
Nature Crafted Collection Introduced by DaVinci Roofscapes®
January 17, 2018
A new collection of three composite shake shingle colors has been launched by DaVinci Roofscapes®. The Nature Crafted Collection includes realistic, nature-inspired colors including Aged Cedar, Mossy Cedar and Black Oak.Each new color reflects different progressive aging processes found on real shake shingles. The Nature Crafted Collection captures the look of a moment and retains it for decades."The DaVinci is our most ambitious foray into color development in our company's history," says Ray Rosewall, president and CEO of DaVinci Roofscapes. "Our proprietary process technology enables us to recreate the natural warmth and softness of a patina previously only created by time and exposure to the elements."The realistic-looking colors on the composite shake tiles provide homeowners with the ability to gain the specific natural color...
Island Flavors Video Show is ready to Damage
January 16, 2018
DENT damage entertainment netwerk television is proud to announce that Island Flavors Video show is officially being added to their line up of original content. Island Flavors is the brainchild of Mike Braxton, CEO of Get Money Filmz.Island Flavors video show will feature interviews, music videos and live performances from some the best established and new artists from the Caribbean. Mr. Braxton wanted to have a show that spoke directly to the Caribbean community in the Philadelphia and surrounding area. "There is a need for a show like Island Flavors and I plan to deliver" states Mr. Braxton. He is also an accomplished DVD producer having created such titles as Welcome To The Block and Can't Stop The Grind, which featured Hip Hop legend, Kurupt of the Dogg Pound.Mr. Braxton had worked diligently to release great original content for the masses. He has teamed with DENT Damage TV for the release of Island Flavors. DENT Damage TV's CEO, David...
A Smart New Resource For Female Entrepreneurs Building Their Brands
January 15, 2018
Far too often there are lots of resources for the starting businesses and the well-established brands, but like life, the brands stuck in the middle don’t know how to get to the next level. Well not anymore.
The December 2017 launch of EmpiHER™ magazine ()has brought vetted expert advice from true professionals across all fields. This print and digital monthly magazine doesn’t share hacks and how-tos. EmpiHER™ magazine shows the businesswoman what’s really out there, what really works, what to look for while moving her business forward.
Founder, Ali Craig says, “ It is frustrating and time-consuming to sift through loads of articles to end up with “fly by night” ideas or hacks that you and your team don’t even have time to try.”
The master experts whose wisdom is featured in each month’s issue speaks to the needs of a modern business: branding, marketing, social media, sales, as well...
Why Positive Thinking Is A Positive Crock
January 16, 2018
The idea of having a positive mindset has been on all the rage for decades. From the movie, wiThe Secret to gurus from business to life all taught that the way to have all that you want is with a positive mindset. Lifestyle expert, Jenni Parker Brown () believes that positivity has nothing to do with it. Brown says, “ Positivity is the cheerleader, but in the end, it isn’t the cheerleader that wins the game.” So if positive thinking isn’t what gets us the life we want, what is? It is our vibe. Not your aura, your vibe is the energetic frequency you resonate on. Your vibe resonates on a biological, psychological, and spiritual level. Keeping a high vibe is what keeps creativity flowing even when you are stressed. Keeps you open to the new opportunities of life. More than a mindset outlook your vibe allows you to biologically function in situations that the average human could not handle. Brown...
Why Videos Are The Missing Piece To Most Small Businesses Marketing Puzzle
January 16, 2018
Though we know video is king far too many brands have not fully committed to this medium. Fear of the camera, embarrassment, or not just sure what to say- many excuses float around a business about why they aren’t playing all in. Emmy Wu, owner of Emmy Wu Media () and expert video strategist for Success Network’s hit reality TV show Fix My Brand With Ali Craig™ () says, “It often our own lack of belief about what we can create in this world that leads you in circles, or causes you to throw in the towel early” Videos help engage the senses while creating stronger memories within the mind of the viewer. And because they are so sensory stimulating we tend to engage longer with the piece than we would with just flat copy. Wu says,” Video is the full package on how to engage with our audience. And anyone can do it. You no longer need fancy equipment to make a compelling video as long as you know the story...
Swap Motors Doubles Services with new Car Buying/Selling Platform
January 14, 2018
Online car-selling platform Swap Motors has doubled their service offerings, now allowing Chicago-area consumers to buy and sell cars through private party transactions on their platform. The innovative start-up eliminates dealers and middlemen from transactions, allowing users to get an average of 20-30 percent more value from deals and ensuring legitimacy and transparency in all exchanges.
“We solve three critical problems that people face while selling used cars – price, trust and convenience.” -Swap Motors CEO, Alex Johnson
The peer-to-peer platform provides several benefits for users. From lower prices on cars to tax benefits, users are accessing cost-effective alternatives to the typical car-buying experience. Swap Motors exceeds expectations through their customer service. The Swap Motors Dashboard allows a user to list their car for sale in minutes and provides an initial listing price to help users make informed...