Moroccan Fashion designer taking California by storm
August 26, 2016
The Moroccan designer Bouchra Filali Ksikes put on a serious show last Saturday when she debuted her Caftan Collection as part of the “Caftan Du Maroc” fashion show in Long Beach.
FBK Haute Couture, the brand of Bouchra Filali, is infused by traditional designs. She derives her inspiration from the elaborate Moroccan Caftans. The fabrics, colors, and embroidery are an expression of her heritage and undisputed love to Morocco. Her collection was created for women who want to stand out from the crowd and feel chic whilst maintaining sophistication and class. Whether it is bridal or haute couture, the brand specializes in creating pieces to suit a modern woman's needs and individual style. Bouchra loves modesty, but does not give up on elegance and appeal, regardless of a woman’s body structure or figure.
The huge turnout and energetic reaction from the crowd in Long Beach proved that Bouchra’s enchanting Caftans are...
BLACK CELL TECHNOLOGY AND VIRTALUS PARTNER TO DEPLOY INFRASTRUCTURE SOLUTIONS TO THE PHILIPPINE MARKET
August 29, 2016
Black Cell Technology Inc., an affiliate and exclusive arm for IT projects of Calata Corporation, a leading farming product distributor in the Philippines and Virtalus, a U.S.-based provider of critical infrastructure and virtual compute and storage solutions, have entered into a strategic partnership to deliver infrastructure services to the Philippines market through a managed virtual infrastructure platform.
The partnership will allow Black Cell Technology to deploy virtual infrastructure to a wide spectrum of clients through a seamless and flexible platform that complements and enhances existing infrastructure deployments.
“The opportunities to provide cost-effective, reliable and accessible infrastructure services to the Philippine market is limitless. The growth of our technology sector and the industries it serves is wholly dependent on evolving and accelerating the deployment of affordable and dependable infrastructure. From the SMB segment...
ATOS MEXICO PARTNERS WITH VIRTALUS TO DELIVER HYPERCONVERGED IT INFRASTRUCTURE SOLUTIONS
August 31, 2016
Atos, a leading international provider of digital services and Virtalus, a U.S.-based provider of critical infrastructure and virtual compute and storage solutions, have entered into a strategic service delivery partnership, through which hosted infrastructure services will be delivered by Virtalus on a managed virtual infrastructure platform.
Furthermore, the partnership allows Atos to implement and deploy virtual infrastructure to its clientele in a fast, flexible and versatile manner, both supporting and enhancing the capabilities of existing IT infrastructure managed by the company.
“There is tremendous demand among our client base to further streamline and scale IT infrastructure services, and enhance our core service offerings with efficient, large-scale IT infrastructure delivery. The partnership with Virtalus enhances our ability to address the cost and scale challenges faced by our clients with a nimble and proactive approach”, says Paul...
ComStar Introduces Easy Conversions from R22 to RS-45 Refrigerants for Liquid Overfeed Ice Rink Systems
August 26, 2016
, the world’s most comprehensive manufacturer of environmentally safe, industrial strength chemical products, announces a turnkey system for ice rink managers to comply with the government-mandated phase-out of R22 refrigerant.
Since the United States Environmental Protection Agency declared that new production and import of most R22 will cease by 2020, conventional refrigerant costs have risen and also left ice rink managers facing depleted supplies.
ComStar, a 47-year-old U.S. company, manufactures the only R22 replacement refrigerant for use in flooded, R22 liquid overfeed ice rink systems without changing components or oil. is a true drop-in replacement for R22 and blends with any remaining R22, with low glide for high performance applications.
“We’re proud to offer an affordable solution to ice rink managers who are stuck in a tough situation. Our RS-45 refrigerant has all the qualities to make the conversion seamless,” said...
FPC Kicks off 4th Quarter with AI Power Symposium Titled: In The future, Business thrives on new Artificial Intelligence Solutions or DIES.
August 26, 2016
The Financial Policy Council, riding high on a series of successful events that began with a Global Financial Summit in the Bahamas in March, and culminated in a powerhouse symposium on Global Health presented by bigbang Health, announced it will host a special 6-person panel on Applied Artificial Intelligence in New York City on September 8th.
The event will address the way that Applied AI is poised to radically reengineer the future of the service economy and its business models. From driverless cars, to healthcare, to finance, to supply chain, to outsourcing, to selection of human resources, artificial intelligence is restructuring the business models and solutions of tomorrow.
FPC Chairman, Ziad Abdelnour, said, “We are excited that the FPC is jumping right into the heart of the Artificial Intelligence conversation, and are looking forward to a highly-engaged and positively explosive event.”
Evangelized by Mark...
ParsonsKellogg joins One Percent for the Planet
August 30, 2016
ParsonsKellogg, a Top-40 corporate promotional products company, is proud to announce that it has become a member of One Percent for the Planet, a global movement of more than 1,200 companies in 48 countries who donate at least 1% of annual sales to environmental organizations committed to sustainability initiatives worldwide.
ParsonsKellogg will donate 1% of the annual sales from its extensive line of Patagonia custom corporate apparel to this environmental movement, which aims to save land, protect forests, rivers and oceans, make agricultural and energy production more sustainable and remove toxins from the environment. Patagonia’s founder, Yvon Chouinard, launched One Percent for the Planet along with Craig Mathews, owner of Blue Ribbon Flies, in 2002.
"Joining this effort is a natural fit for us, based on our shared values with Patagonia and our commitment to green initiatives in our daily operations, including our full embrace of clean energy...
Suicide Prevention Partners with First-Ever Houston Jerk Fest to Drive Awareness and Save Lives
August 26, 2016
On September 10, the first-ever Houston Jerk Fest will not only bring local families together for food and fun, but also raise money and awareness for mental health issues during National Suicide Prevention Week. The annual campaign is observed Sept. 5-11 and was created to reduce the stigma around suicide, share information about warning signs and encourage support and assistance for those who have considered or attempted suicide.
Wykisha McKinney, a local spokesperson for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be on hand at the Houston Jerk Fest to share her story and share ways that local residents can work together to create a culture that’s smart about mental health. McKinney lost her brother to suicide in 2004, and overwhelmed by grief, slipped into a depression, which almost resulted in her own suicide attempt. Relying on the support of her community, local organizations and her family she found solace and healing and now raises her voice...
Feature Film ''Forgetting Sandy Glass'' Film Now Available on Vimeo on Demand
August 27, 2016
Producers: David Wenzel/John Rigores/Jamie Dolan
Starring: Tom Malloy, Jonas Cohen, Jamie Dolan
Actor/Producer/Director David Wenzel who worked with Brad Pitt in such film as "Sleepers", "Devils Own", "Meet Joe Black", "Burn After Reading" Directs the soon to be released film "Forgetting Sandy Glass" available for Order on Vimeo on Demand, David also plays the role of PO Murphy. Follow link below:
Forgetting Sandy Glass is available for to rent or buy! On Vimeo on Demand!!!
Synopsis: Forgetting Sandy Glass is a feature film about 3 brothers and their dysfunctional family. With both parents out of the picture, & the oldest brother Sandy in prison, Michael, the middle brother, is left to take care of his youngest brother Tommy. After an eight-year sentence, Sandy is finally being released from prison and he wants to return home and be there for...
Front Row Amy Bobblehead Unveiling and Signing Set for Saturday
August 26, 2016
Today, the and announced that they will be hosting an unveiling and autograph signing for the first ever Front Row Amy bobbleheads on Saturday, August 27th at 4pm. The unveiling and signing will take place at AJ Collectables new store, which is located at 7201 W. National Ave. in West Allis (formerly Gunderson’s Sports Cards). The autograph signing will take place between 4pm and 5pm.
The bobbleheads, which are individually numbered and retail for $25-$30, will be available for sale at AJ Collectables and on the beginning at 4pm on Saturday. Front Row Amy will be on hand for the unveiling and will be signing the bobbleheads for no additional charge. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame produced the limited edition Front Row Amy bobbleheads in conjunction with AJ Collectables.
Front Row Amy became a household name with Milwaukee Brewers fans throughout the country in 2011, after sports radio hosts and the sports website Deadspin began talking about...
Drone Fleet Management Startup Releases Software to Synchronize Drone Teams and Businesses
August 29, 2016
, a start-up that provides cloud-based software solutions for drone fleet management, today launched its mobile application, NVDash, that promises to bring drone management into the digital age.
New commercial drone regulations, titled Part 107, are effective as of today. With the new regulations many expect a massive increase in U.S. commercial drone activity. Among other rule changes, any individual can become commercially licensed by taking an FAA-approved written test. Previously a private pilot’s license was required.
“We estimate up to 40% of drone businesses currently use paper and pencil to monitor their organization,” said Emerick Varga, CEO of NVdrones. “In an industry that’s pushing technological limits each and every day, drone management tools lag far behind.”
The company’s founders spoke with hundreds of drone pilots before they even wrote a single line of code for the app. During their...