Investing in Venezuela

South America has a lot of countries that are growing quickly. In the past few months, Venezuela has had some economic issues. However, this has not stopped people like David Osio from investing. He has one of the largest companies in the country, and over the course of time has done a great job building it from the ground up. One of the keys to his success is the fact that he is willing to invest when other people are not. Many people run away from real estate investing when the economy goes bad. Ever since the price of oil dropped, the economy in the country has just not been the same. If you are someone who wants to take the next step in your finances, this is a great way to do so. However, real estate investing takes a lot more work than many people expect.

David Osio

From early on in his career, David Osio knew that he wanted to build a great business in Venezuela. There are a lot of people who have tried and failed to build a great real estate business. However, these same people do not have the drive or the work ethic that he does. Even in the face of overwhelming odds, he kept pressing on in a way that is impressive to those looking in on the outside. Without a doubt, this is the biggest factor in his success over the long term. There are a lot of people who are looking up to him in the country, especially as the economy has gotten bad. There have even been food riots in his area from the lack of food available to the common person.

Future Plans

In the future, David plans on expanding his real estate business. This is a great opportunity for him to take the next step in his business. While the economy is down, there are a lot of real estate locations that are really cheap. With all of the financing that he has today, he should be able to make some major acquisitions over the long term. This is something that everyone should aspire to do if they are looking to invest for the future. With his steady hand, David Osio has been able to guide his company along the path of resounding success. In the future, he plans on continuing this great business that he has built.

Learn more:

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/david-osio-executive-team-davos-202000331.html

http://www.ktvn.com/story/32593570/financial-advisor-david-j-osio-increases-philanthropic-support-on-a-global-scale

The Making Of Organo Gold Into A Success

Bernardo Chua is well known for being the leading man behind the idea of Organo Gold. Organo Gold is a company that takes drinks, such as tea and coffee, and transforms them into something other than two delicious drinks. It infuses them with ingredients that pack a lot of nutrients into the otherwise not very nutritious drinks. Whenever Bernardo Chua first started his company, Organo Gold, it was obviously very small. It was ran by a grand total of three people, including himself. Today, it is nearly a muli-million dollar company. This is thanks to his genius business skills and stragedies, but of course that is not all that got him and his company to where they are today. There were a lot of people who believed in what he was doing with the company, and they wanted to jump on board. This includes Bernardo Chua’s very own customers who buy from his company Organo Gold every day they get a chance.

Bernardo Chua began his career in the year of 1999, as indicated by LinkedIn. This was the year that he and another person co-founded the company Gano Excel in the Phillipines. In addition to being the co-founder of this company, Bernardo Chua was also appointed as the General Manager. This meant that he was in charge of everything that happened with the company. While he was working as the General Manager at Gano Excel in the Phillipines, Bernardo Chua was also working in Operations at the Gano Excel International plant. In the year of 2003, Bernardo Chua switched his focus from the Phillipinian company over to starting a Gano Excel in the United States of America.

After five years of working with the Gano Excel International company and the Gano Excel company in the United States, Bernardo Chua decided to fully switching his goals up. In the year of 2008, Chua started the company Organo Gold in the city of Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada. He started this company as a three man show with no idea that he would one day be owning a multi-million dollar company that stemmed from his love of coffee and tea.  For more background about Bernardo, check out his information on ZoomInfo.

Stylish Activewear From Fabletics By JustFab And Kate Hudson JustFab’s Special Collections

When you are looking for a style that is all you, look no further than JustFab. They feature some of the most elegant, most sought-after clothing. Their selections at https://www.pinterest.com/fabletics/ include all of the top shoes, boots, handbags, clothing and more for women. All of the selections are handpicked for you by people who know fashion.

How Does JustFab Know Your Style?

This was my main concern when I first heard about the site because I have trouble picking out my clothing sometimes, so how can I expect someone else to know what looks good on me? The interesting part of signing up at JustFab is that they actually have a survey in place for you to take in order to gain a better understanding of your sense of fashion on mallofamerica.com. The looks that they pick out for you will be tailored to your interests, so you will actually have a customer service person picking out the designs just for you. It makes me feel like I’m a model when I realize that people are picking out my clothing for me every time I shop.

The membership program that they offer is called JustFab and Fabletics VIP membership, and it is well worth the price. It’s a monthly membership, and you can decide to skip a month if you don’t want to purchase anything at that time. I really liked how their site is so upfront about how their program works. I felt like I could trust them from the moment I started working with them, and they have never let me down since that first outfit.

There are some other appeals to having a JustFab VIP membership, of course. You get to have a steep discount whenever you go to purchase items from Fabletics. The discount can actually save you up to 50 percent off of the regular cost of items, so the membership pays for itself if you are someone that likes to shop online. You save money with the membership, and you start building points that you can use to purchase loyalty items from JustFab.

Another reason why I like JustFab so much is because they launched a special collection of women’s activewear. The collection is called Fabletics, and every items is handpicked by Kate Hudson.

It’s refreshing to find activewear that fits my style that’s affordable. It’s like buying luxury items without spending a luxurious amount of money on them at the register. The reason that JustFab and Fabletics can do this is because they bypass the cost of paying a middleman. The clothing comes from designers and conceptual artists or manufacturers. There’s no need to pay for a wholesaler or retailer, so you save money.

Andy Wirth Honored with Appointment to the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Board

Andy Wirth is probably best known for his role as president and CEO of Squaw Valley Ski Holdings, which is the parent company of Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows Resorts. Wirth has been very involvement in the preparation and development of numerous resort and transportation projects spanning from Colorado to Quebec.

In his work as the president of a company involved in the ski resort business, Wirth has an in depth knowledge of the vital role that air transportation plays in the layout of community planning around resort areas. In recognition of his vast experience in the business community, Wirth was recently honored with an appointment as chairman and president of the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Board.

In addition to running the operations of the ski resort in Squaw Valley, Wirth also works with many community and environmental organizations in the area. Learn more about Andy Wirth: https://about.me/andywirth

He consistently demonstrates a commitment to improving the quality of life in the Squaw Valley area so that it remains a top tourist destination for many years to come. Through his unwavering support of the local business community, Wirth has helped to keep the economy of the area thriving through countless business cycles.

Andy Wirth is also recognized for his incredible personal accomplishments. He was the unfortunate victim of a very serious skydiving accident a few years ago.

Even though he had a long road to physical and mental recovery, Andy Wirth embraced the challenged ahead of him to get back on his feet and start living his life to the fullest again. He even helped to establish an Ironman team called “Wounded Warrior Support.”

All of the funds raised through Wirth’s Ironman team go to support the Navy SEAL Foundation, which works to help special operations team members and their families on the home front.

Andy Wirth’s passion for helping others and desire to inspire others to make the most of their lives is evident in all aspects of both his personal and professional life. When he speaks about his personal recovery and desire to give back, Wirth serves as a universal inspiration for others to keep working toward their goals.

Change Through The Lens Of Jose Manuel Gonzalez

Jose Manuel Gonzalez is a Venezuelan business guru and entrepreneur whose popularity is attributed to his short career in politics and success in the agriculture sector. He had an opportunity to serve in the National Assembly as a representative from Guárico State. Gonzalez was also the chair of the Venezuelan Federation of the Chamber of Commerce a position he got due to his prowess in business and entrepreneurial talent. In his agriculture career, he made successful products that have propelled his popularity as a guru in the industry.

 

Jose Manuel Gonzales interests and work in the agricultural sector get him close to the people in need of services; hence, he wants to ensure the citizens get a chance to get involved in governance matters. He looks up to countries like the U.S for inspiration and believes that that inspiration can go far in helping his fellow countrymen and women. Gonzales saw a link between politics and agriculture; hence, he joined politics to leverage the two. There was a need to make use of reforms in the financial sector to directly benefit the agricultural sector.

 

Building Citizen-Government Trust

 

He believes that for the Venezuelan people to trust the government and lead better lives, several changes ought to be implemented. There is a need for the creation of a national agreement backed by parliament. Also, he believes the house must work efficiently during a crisis to restore peace and that the parliament should endeavor to stimulate economic change. Gonzalez has stated on many occasions that the country needs to reinstate private property rights, justice, and freedom to stir up economic growth.

 

Being Part of the Change

 

On many occasions, he has warned about the populist movements that want to raise the wages by about fifty percent. He believes such moves will only ruin many companies in the country and destroy jobs. Gonzalez believes that people must be realistic and not expect help to drop from heaven. He wishes for the day the state would crack down on extortion and kidnappings for money, a situation that is rampant and worrying. As a concerned citizen, he wants his country to improve and knows he can be among the people to effect that change.

 

Online Reputation Management Achieved Through Review Management

One way to make a success of online reputation management is to proactively manage reviews posted on the internet. It is a known fact that a bad review can be the death of a company or brand. This fact was pointed out Don Sorensen in a recent interview on Forbes.com. Don is a leading expert in online reputation strategy and therefore knows a great deal on the subject. He also created the company known as BigBlueRobot.com which provides a strategy service to manage online reputation.

Reviews can often create a lot of influence amongst readers and Google also proves this further as there are a lot of traffic for searches that include the phrase review. Often times when people are looking to purchase something, their opinion on a certain item or service is determined by what they read in reviews. In order to be proactive when managing reviews it is important to create a section on the social media site that is specifically for reviews. Other examples include a review playlist on Youtube or a review tab on Facebook. There are many options on social media platforms to incorporate reviews. If Youtube is the platform of choice then it is also possible to syndicate posts to other platforms automatically using websites such as IFTT.com. For more information on this approach visit websites such as searchcleanup.com.

To continue with reviews it is important to also monitor what review sites say about the business or product in question. Tracking variations in the business or brand name such as Wellness Juice Review can ensure that no fake reviews are posted without the company or brand realizing. This can be detrimental and cause the company to decrease in revenue. Another easier way to promote positive reviews is to simply ask existing customers to post of their positive experience with the brand or product. Customers can be given guidelines on receipts on how to post reviews. Searchcleanup.com can remove any bad search results and may also come in handy when ensuring the negative reviews are kept to a minimum thanks to their strategies.

Helane Morrison: Hall Capital Leadership

Helane Morrison serves in multiple top executive positions at Hall Capital, one of the most successful investment companies in California. This investment company is completely run by women. She joined the firm in 2007, during the recession. Before she joined the firm, she held high positions in several top offices. From 1999 to 2007, she served as head of the San Francisco office of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Before serving as head, she was head of enforcement from 1996 to 1999.

She also worked as a lawyer. After graduating college and passing the bar, she worked with a judge in the US Court of Appeals and with a judge in the US Supreme Court. Her work with the judges dealt with business litigation and defense of actions dealing with the SEC. Morrison joined Hall for the diverse leadership and to help restore confidence in the financial industry again. After the recession, investors lost confidence and she wanted to work to restore that.

Helane Morrison, no matter what field she worked in, fought against deceptive crimes and financial predators. She worked to ensure that institutions and companies did not prey on the investors. During the recession in 2007, she saw how many institutions took government bailouts due to economic uncertainty and many people were left to wonder about the security of their own salary. With her degree in journalism and her license to practice law, she worked to ensure that people were not taken advantage of during this tough time.

Adam Goldenberg, Reshaping The Fashion World

Adam Goldenberg is a real Entrepreneur. He has a skill that people desire, but few possess, the ability to spot a trend, and grow a business while developing industry-leading brands.

Adam started his career at a very young age. Adam Goldenberg was 15 when he founded his first company, Gamers Alliance. In 1999 he profited by selling the company to a Myspace affiliated company. This was the start of his extremely successful career.

Adam Goldenberg went on to meet another entrepreneur and a savvy business person named Don Ressler. They had similar ideas and worked well together; resulting in a strong friendship. In 2006, they created a company called Intelligent Beauty. Adam Goldenberg and Don Ressler felt the world was shifting toward the desire to have a new kind of personalized shopping experience. They wanted to combine social media and fashion and at a price the average family could afford. This is how their company JustFab was formed. JustFab is a style community where members receive a selection of shoes, handbags, and accessories that are created toward their style and taste. The members pay a monthly fee of $39.95 that is used as a credit toward a purchase.

JustFab goes beyond selling shoes and accessories. JustFab does not stop with sales, they also have a stylist that show women how to wear each item by use of models and style tips. They work to inspire women with fashion ideas and creative designs on http://www.crosscut.vc/adam-goldenberg.

Adam and Don also have the been working aggressively to grow the business. Therefore they brought Fashion icon and famous business person Kimora Lee Simmons onto the team as the president and creative director on vator.tv. Kimora knows the fashion business with her natural fashion sense and successful business past in fashion. Kimora is also savvy and up to date on social media. She understands the roles it plays in sales and reviews. Kimora knows that social media is the driving force behind a business success and therefore knows how to use it for the benefit of JustFab.

JustFab This is a powerful combination of people working together with the same common goal; resulting in millions of customers and growing. Therefore it is a company that everyone will expect to see more of.

A Proven Industry Leader in Banking

The popular Dallas bank called NexBank recently announced that its Senior Vice President of National Warehouse Lending, Mary Pirrello, has been named the President of the TMBA (Texas Mortgage Bankers Assocation) for the 2016-2017 period.

President Pirrello began her reign on May 3rd in 2016. With over two decades of experience in the industry, she has delivered excellent results in a number of leadership positions in her career. Her current focus at Nexbank is on developing business opportunities and relationship management for the warehouse lending department.

As a dedicated member of the board and committe at TMBA since 2007, in addition to her being involved in the MBA (National Mortgage Bankers Association), her commitment to the political action committee for the MBA (MORPAC), and an esteemed graduate of the school of mortage banking, she is well decorated. She even received a James Wooten Scholarship in 2010 and was named Future Leader.

Nexbank currently has over $3 Billion in assets. It has been serving its members in the fine state of Texas in the form of real estate finance and mortgage banking since 1917. It is part of NexBank Capital, Inc.

This parent company provides services to clients all across America. The core areas of service are mortgages, commercial banking, and investments. It may be a regional bank but its history is deep and proven. It boasts large clients and financial corporations as well as other investors. Nexbank is a member of the FDIC.

Source:

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/nexbanks-mary-pirrello-appointed-president-144000396.html

https://www.depositaccounts.com/banks/nexbank.html

What Companies can do to Combat Negative Internet Media Reports

There is nothing as shocking as having a business that is doing well suddenly having gossip, encouraged by jealousy and other emotions, start causing damage to your reputation.

Unfortunately, people often believe what they see in print without taking the time to investigate and determine if damaging statements are true. Staying quiet when this kind of damage is being done is a huge mistake. It is important to take immediate action to stop this before it gets out of control and seriously affects your reputation and business.

One of the biggest mistakes a business can make is trying to fight back with the same type of language and actions that people trying to harm you are using. Ignore them and, by action and commitment, prove that you are the same reliable and caring company that your customers have seen in the past.

There are a number of ways to combat vicious attacks on your company. This includes such things as offering extra value in services, content and products. These items will always override such things as unwarranted gossip.

When people start reading bad reviews they often think a company is going out of business. It is important to let customers know that you are not only staying in business but also are continuing to honor your pledge to offer the very best in all aspects of your business. Always emphasize that customer satisfaction is your primary goal.

Many companies have reached out for support from searchcleanup.com to assist them in combating things such as malicious and false reviews, social media chatter and other means of media communication. Searchcleanup.com uses a process called Search Engine Reputation Management (SERM) for handling and cleaning up bad reviews online.

Using professional support from a company that knows all the ins and outs of reducing damaging publicity and restoring your company’s integrity is essential in retaining your reputation and position in the business community.

If you are facing problems with a malicious attack on your business, having professionals with a company such as searchcleanup.com working on your behalf to clean up bad news is the first step in gaining back your hard earned reputation.