Brigham Young University faces a $10M Federal Suit for Racial Discrimination

August 15, 2018

After decades of accusations of unfair treatment from black students, including black student athletes, on the campus of Brigham Young University (BYU), a black Kenyan national is the first to sue the Mormon-owned flagship school in Provo, Utah, in federal court for racial discrimination. This history-making case is set for trial in federal court beginning June 2019. The plaintiff identified in the as John Oirya, contends that BYU discriminated against him on the basis of his race, color, national origin and gender over a course of 10 years. The lawsuit asserts that BYU administration unjustly and unlawfully discharged him from campus in the spring of 2013 over a host of fraudulent claims, contained in more than 1,131 pages of records, that BYU invented against him. In addition, the suit includes defamation against BYU, because the school secretly and unlawfully released information in these records to Auburn University without his knowledge, awareness or authorization. Auburn officials...

Wrapmate Launches Public Beta Nationwide to Help Businesses Rethink How They Advertise

August 15, 2018

Most businesses have a limited marketing budget and are unsure where to allocate their spend to achieve the strongest results. Wrapmate is a technology company on a mission to solve that very problem by creating free design content for one of the most cost-efficient marketing strategies - vehicle wraps. Using proprietary systems, Wrapmate generates vehicle wrap designs for businesses of all shapes and sizes based on their website alone. Vehicle wraps provide the lowest cost per impression (CPM) out of any other marketing strategy out there. However, most companies have no idea about how much of a game changer one single wrap can be for their business. Wrapmate is here to change that. “We spoke with countless business owners and found that 99% of them had no idea about the value of vehicle wraps, yet they are the most cost-efficient marketing strategy to execute. We knew we had to offer a simple online tool for any company to create their own instantly,”...

Hospitality Software Startup Cloudbeds Lands No. 75 on the 2018 Inc. 5000

August 15, 2018

Today Inc. magazine ranked No. 75 on the 2018 Inc. 5000. This exclusive list ranks the USA's fastest-growing private companies. With a three-year sales growth of 4,241.5%, Cloudbeds is the top travel and hospitality company on the list. This achievement puts Cloudbeds in an elite group of past winners including companies such as Microsoft, Timberland, Vizio, Intuit, Chobani, Oracle, and Zappos.com. Earlier this year, Inc. magazine also awarded Cloudbeds with their Best Workplaces accolade for the second year in a row. Cloudbeds’ growth has been fueled by a shared love of travel and a commitment to improving the experience of traveling. Their unique, award-winning culture embraces remote work and encourages employees to travel and experience different cultures. Cloudbeds tripled their headcount over the past year following a simple, winning formula: hire the best people irrespective of geography and give them the opportunity to...

Dr. Bernard Tandler selected as Top Science Educator of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

August 14, 2018

Bernard Tandler, Ph.D, Professor of Biological Sciences School of Dental Medicine, at Case Western Reserve University was just recently selected as Top Science Educator of the Year for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the industry.While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities.  All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. .With over 6 decades of professional experience as a seasoned and trusted Science Educator, Dr. Tandler has certainly proven himself as an accomplished...

Dr. Herbert Barry III was selected as Top Psychologist of the Year for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

August 14, 2018

Herbert Barry III, Ph.D Professor Emeritus for the University of Pittsburgh was just recently selected as Top Psychologist of the Year for 2018 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the industry.  While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities.  All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. . With over 6 decades of professional experience as a seasoned and trusted Psychologist, Dr. Barry has certainly proven himself as an accomplished professional and expert in the...

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening

August 28, 2018

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care is pleased to announce they will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its newest agency in Weston, FL.  “We’re happy to open this new location in Weston, FL where our immediate hiring goal is to hire 4 full time and 20 part time staff members in the local community” said Indra Campbell, Area Director. “The ribbon-cutting ceremony for Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care marks the launch of 117th franchise for Acti-Kare.”  The Weston Florida Chamber of Commerce will facilitate the 4:30pm Ribbon Cutting and and local officials will assist in congratulating Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care on its expansion. To further extend its commitment to the residents and local community, the principles and operations of the local office are guided by and based on the book “The Four Agreements”...

Certive Announces Recall and Cancellation of Preferred Shares

August 14, 2018

Certive Solutions Inc. (OTCQB:CTVEF, CSE:CBP) (“Certive” or the “Company”), announces that the preferred shares that were approved by the shareholders in 2016 have been recalled and cancelled by action of the Board of Directors on August 7, 2018. These shares were subject to the terms of amendment to its articles of incorporation approved at an Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on September 19, 2016. This action eliminates a provision that allowed management 51 percent control of the Company and various other benefits upon the occurrence of certain events. “The need for such majority management control was viewed as unnecessary and detrimental to the interests of the shareholders” stated Chairman Tom Marreel. “With the appointment of a strong, independent Board of Directors, we can provide guidance to management to focus on growth and profitability” he added. The Board of Directors also appointed the...

International Federation of Fertility Societies Posts 2019 World Congress Program and Call for Abstracts

August 15, 2018

The International Federation of Fertility Societies (IFFS) and its 2019 World Congress Scientific Committee have formally announced the publication of its and Call for Abstracts, now available on the . The 23rd IFFS World Congress, to be held April 11-14, 2019 in Shanghai, China. Themed "Transforming the Frontiers of Human Reproduction," the Congress will highlight contributions from over 60 renowned international faculty focused on issues within the fertility field. “We have created this program to provide the most recent and cutting-edge education to practitioners globally,” said Richard Kennedy, IFFS President. “Attendees are invited to view the program and learn more about our list of well-known and respected faculty, who will be presenting this research across a range of current issues in our field at the Congress.” Keynote Topics Include: Developmental Biology Endometrial...

World's top paddlers prepare for Aug. 26 Catalina Classic Race from Catalina Island to Manhattan Beach

August 15, 2018

Catalina Classic Paddleboard Race 2018  When: Sunday, August 26, 2018 Where: Start -- Two Harbors, Catalina Island  Finish -- Manhattan Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach Start time: 6 a.m. Finish time: Top finishers approximately 11 a.m                       Last finishers approximately 2 p.m. Photos: attached   Press contacts:  Buddy Bohn, 310 270-8957  Kevin Cody, (310) 944-1101,  Race Directors:  Francziska Steagall

Debut Memoir “Never a $7 Whore” is a #1 Hot New Release In 4 Amazon Catergories

August 14, 2018

“NEVER A $7 Whore”, My Journey from a Lady of the Night to the Lady of the Boardroom” is the debut memoir by Toni Crowe. It is the first of three expected about her life.  This first volume details Ms. Crowe’s escape from a pimp. The second book, Bullets and Bosses Don’t Have Friends, due in mid September, will detail Ms. Crowe’s challenges as she rose through the corporate ranks.  The third volume will record her experiences as she obtained her university degree is due in October. NEVER A $7 Whore has been a hot new release from its first day. The book has continuously held the “Amazon #1 New Release”  orange banner by rotating through four different paid categories: Sexual Addiction, Distribution and Warehouse Management, School Age Children, and Business Equiette. Per Top 500 Amazon Reviewer Scott B. Allen the book is: “A strong story that invokes feelings...

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