Bruce Bent II; The Brains Behind Top Innovations in Financial Technology

Bruce Bent II is a great entrepreneur. He is recognized for many innovative initiatives. He is a familiar name in the financial sector. He is credited with introducing some of the most innovative cash-related solutions for banks, broker-dealer, retail markets, and the short-term asset management. His entrepreneurial ingenuity is what is driving some of the most innovative financial technology products today. His inventions led to the transformation of FDIC-Insured Sweep Programs.

Bruce Bent II currently serves as the vice chairman and president of a leading fin-tech company known as Double Rock Corporation. He oversees the operations of the top subsidiaries of Double Rock Corporation including Island Intellectual Property, LLC and Access Control Advantage. Bruce Bent II was at the helm of The Reserve before the financial crisis of 2008. The Reserve is a privately held financial institution. It offers one of the largest money market fund worldwide.

Mr. Bent is an accomplished business leader. He has excelled in all organizations that he has worked with despite the many challenges that he had to go through. His entrepreneurial and leadership skills have inspired the people that have worked with him. He has extensive experience in financial markets and intellectual property. This has made it easier for him to identify rare opportunities that offer a competitive edge and boost the profitability of an organization. Mr. Bent is also a shrewd manager. He has knowledge in financial service, general management and operations, business re-engineering, P&L, business development, start-ups management, and strategic management. One of his strengths is the ability to use a consultative approach to solving problems.

Mr. Bent is a member of the various business, environmental, and entrepreneurs associations. He is an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization. The organization connects young leaders all over the world. Bruce Bent II was the chairman of the Gotham Chapter of the organization within Manhattan region. Other Associations where he is a member include Entrepreneurs Organization and Advisory Council of Scenic Hudson. This organization is the leading in the preservation, protection, and restoration of the Hudson River.

The Positive Impact Avaaz Has On The Worlds Critical Issues

Avaaz is the most powerful activist online network and just five years old. Millions of individuals from all over the world take action on critical issues such as corruption, climate change, poverty and conflicts. They combine to make a force strong enough to make a difference.

The Avaaz community builds a constituency for each individual issue. They accomplish this one country at a time until they are able to make a positive difference. Avaaz is a global team who concentrates on public concerns with focus, flexibility and nimbleness. They bring the world attention to new issues and direct the concern of the public into a campaign targeted to make an effective response.

Every year Avaaz takes member polls to gauge the responses of their members on critical issues. When full membership is reached on a campaign they take action. They convey vital information and decide whether or not to become involved on specific issues. The staff work in conjunction with experts and partners in the development of their strategies and send out alerts that are compelling and clear.

Their campaigns include petitions, the messages of their members and funding campaigns. Avaaz does whatever is necessary to make a positive difference in the world. The staff listens to what the members have to say and their most successful campaigns originated through their members. Avaaz has the vision and skill required to communicate and help make a better world.

Avaaz is funded by their members. Government backers and corporate sponsors are unable to shift their priorities. Avaaz does not accept any funds from corporations or governments. The members of Avaaz are united because of their values. Their campaigns are based on the fact that everyone is a human being first. The members take action on one issue at a time and believe they have the capabilities to build a bridge that will lead to a world everyone desires.

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.