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Balancing Work and Family Dr. Waldren

September 29, 2016

In a society that values beauty, non-invasive procedures, like laser, botox, and peels have become popular. The standard of drastic change is still surgery. Breast augmentation, face lifts, and liposuction are among the surgeries that can bring about the drastic change many seek. It is not surprise that when Harper’s Bazaar put together a list of the most sought after plastic surgeons that Dr. Jennifer Waldren was on it.

The Texas beauty has always wanted to work in the medical field. With a father, who is a dentist, and mother, who is a nurse, she learned from an early age about the hard work and care it took to work with patients. She earned both her BS and MD from University of Texas and she completed her residency from there. She earned a fellowship at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat hospital where she studied under Dr. Sherrell Aston. She stayed in Manhattan and built a practice for seven and a half years. Texas was where her heart was, and when she decided to have kids, she moved home.

After the birth of her twin sons, she moved home to be close to family. She built her practice back and balanced family and work successfully. Dr. Waldren is a commentator on multiple shows, ABC News, Fox News, Dr. 90210. She has co-authored a textbook. She is on the board of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Board of Directors. Her active dedication to excelling at her career and balancing her children shows she is a woman who has found that balance. In a male dominated field, she truly has proven herself.

Seattle Genetics: A Leader in the Development of Antibody-Drug Conjugate

September 27, 2016

Seattle Genetics is a biotechnology company that develops and commercializes monoclonal antibody-based therapies to treat cancer, autoimmune ailments, and other acute medical conditions. The biotechnology company is an industry leader in developing antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), a technology used to harness the targeting capability of monoclonal antibodies to inject cell-killing agents to cancer cells.

The biotechnology company has three platform technologies namely; antibody-directed enzyme prodrug therapy (ADEPT), engineered monoclonal antibodies, and antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs). Seattle Genetics has created a diverse portfolio of products aimed at treating many types of cancers and is still making significant research activities to advance its ADC technology. Currently, the firm has more than 20 ADCs in clinical development phase.

Seattle Genetics Co-Founder Appointed to Board of Directors for Mirna Therapeutics Inc.

To commercialize its products to a wider market, Seattle Genetics has agreements for their ADC technology with several pharmaceutical and biotechnology organizations. The companies include Eos Biotechnology, Celldex Therapeutics, Inc., GlaxoSmithKline LLC, Celltech Group, Genencor International, Medarex and Bristol-Myers Squibb. Additionally, the firm has partnership agreements with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company previously known as Millennium to develop and commercialize ADCETRIS. The partnership has made ADCETRIS a global brand that is used in more than 60 countries.

Under Clay Siegall’s leadership, Seattle Genetics has been successful in its efforts to develop advanced cancer treatment therapies. Dr. Siegall is the co-founder, president, chief executive officer and chairperson of the Seattle’s board. He has played an integral part in transforming the biotechnology company from a start-up to a publicly-traded company with an extensive pipeline of monoclonal antibody-based products.

Clay Siegall has a B.S. in Zoology from the University of Maryland and a PhD in Genetics from George Washington University. In 1988, Dr. Siegall started his career at the National Cancer Institute and the National Institutes of Health. Later in 1991, he worked for the Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute until 1997 when he co-founded Seattle Genetics.

Ricardo Tosto: Starting from the Bottom

September 24, 2016

When it comes to business success, it is very important for people to be willing to start from the bottom. However, some people get too ambitious for their own gain. As a result, they wind up falling away from their field. Among the fields that people could either fall away or climb to the top is the attorney of law field. The one thing that it takes to climb all the way to the top is to really have a desire to serve others in the field. For instance, lawyers have to desire to actually represent their client in the courtroom so that they will win the case.

Ricardo Tosto is someone who has risen all the way to the top from the bottom. He has started off as someone that was working for another law firm. He has found something that he was passionate other than himself. His passion was making sure that his clients get what was due for them. Since he was passionate about that, he has worked very intensely towards that goal. For one thing, he has even went above and beyond what he needed to do in order to get all of the facts to present them to the courts.

Due to his success, Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has branched out and started his own firm. His success has given him enough capital in order to put together his own firm and his own team. As with other companies, he needed marketing in order to spreead awareness of his company. Fortunately, his reputation was there to help him gain the clients he needed so that he can bring in the business needed to succeed. In his mind, the most important thing is giving great representation to his clients, gaining money for the case is only a bonus.

All you Need to Know about HRF Leader, Thor Halvorssen

September 23, 2016

Thor Halvorssen is a successful lawyer and the president of an international organization known as the Human Rights Foundation. The international organization is headquartered in New York, and its primary objective is to protect human life all over the world. Thor Halvorssen is currently thirty-nine years old, and he has achieved a lot in his career. He launched HRF in 2005, and he has helped many individuals get freedom in different parts of the world.

Halvorssen was born and brought up in a place known as Caracas. He is half Venezuelan and half Norwegian. Both is parents are descendants of heads of state. One of his grandfathers was serving as a king’s consul during the Second World War. His mother was a descendant of Cristobal Mendoza, the first president of Venezuela.  Learn more about Thor Halvorssen: https://www.linkedin.com/in/halvorssen

The New York has a lot of knowledge in human rights, and most of the individuals who know him say that this knowledge is not theoretical. Several years ago, Thor’s father was tortured and mistreated in one prison found in Caracas. This is because he exposed some corruption in government when he was working as a drug czar.

Leopoldo López, one of his first cousins, was a strong challenger of Chavista regime. This system did not come to an end, even when its leader passed away. Up to date, Leopoldo is a political prisoner, and he is held in a Venezuelan jail. However, Thor has decided to be different from other human rights activists, who play the sad sack. Whenever he is making a speech, he doesn’t emit any bitter words or show weariness. He doesn’t pretend like most of his colleagues who claim to love humanity but hate the people.

According to what The Atlantic and Weekly Standard said, Thor has proved that he loves human beings. Most of the people he loves most are defectors and dissidents, the few freedom troublemakers who always blow the whistle on authoritarians and at the same time stand against the tyranny.

Most of the people he appoints to serve in the Human Rights Foundation are individuals who have worked to change the society. Under his leadership, the international organization has helped many people from all parts of the globe.

Dick DeVos Journeys into the “Spirit” World

September 14, 2016

Former Amway/Alticor CEO Dick DeVos is moving into a new consumer field, liquor. Recently, the owner of the Windquest Group, an investment management firm, began the process to acquire Coppercraft Distillery. The company is barely three years old, opened in late 2013 by Walter Canton III in Holland Township, Michigan. Since that time, Coppercraft has sold whiskey, gin, rum, and vodka to one hundred locations in Michigan, as well as other businesses in Colorado and Illinois. The deal came as Canton sought out investors for the expansion of operations at his 9,000 square foot distillery and tasting room. Along with aged spirits, Coppercraft is also churning out handcrafted beer and wine.


Born in 1955 in Grand Rapids, Dick DeVos is the son of Richard DeVos, the founder of Amway, which sells numerous health, beauty, and home care products. He attended Northwood University, earning a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Later, he attended the Harvard Business School and the Wharton School of Business, but did not graduate from either institution. Dick DeVos worked his way up through the ranks of Amway, eventually becoming vice president and helping increase the company’s overseas sales. He went on to head the expansion Orlando Magic of the NBA before returning to Amway in 1993 as President, then creating Windquest Group.


Outside of business, DeVos served briefly on the Michigan State Board of Education and ran unsuccessfully for Governor in 2006. Through his philanthropic endeavors, DeVos has donated millions to education programs and scholarships, as well as the arts and anti-pollution efforts.


Keith Mann’s Dynamics Search Partners Wants To Help Students Achieve Their Goals

September 9, 2016

Keith Mann is veteran of the executive search industry with over 15 years of experience. Mann is an expert in hedge fund compensation, staffing and hiring strategy. Keith Mann helped launch the Alternative Investment Practice within Dynamics Executive Search after noticing the hedge fund industry was a market with a lot of potential, but was also underrated by the search community. Eventually, Mann entered the private equity industry, establishing Dynamics Search Partners as an executive search firm seeking to help investment firms. Mann is currently the Chief Executive Officer. Dynamics Search Partners has clients in Europe, Asia, and the United States.

Dynamics Search Partners has a partnership with Uncommon Schools in New York. The primary goal of this partnership is to establish a platform for Dynamics Search Partners to help students in learning skills that are beneficial to them achieving success in life. Dynamics Search Partners also made a financial contribution to the school. A team of representatives from Dynamics Search Partners held resume building workshops where they sat down with students to look over their resumes in preparation for college. Dynamics Search Partners will also work on multiple projects alongside Uncommon Schools throughout the school year. The resume review workshop is slated to be an annual event with each senior class.

Mann also recently announced that he and his wife Keely Mann will give out a scholarship. The scholarship will be titled The Keith and Keely Mann Scholarship for Professional Achievement, will recognize the next generation of business leaders. The scholarship will help one student from Uncommon Charter High School pursue higher education. Mann notes that Dynamics Search Partners is committed to helping low income students attend and graduate from college, eventually becoming successful using their degree.

Don Ressler is a Trailblazer in E-commerce

September 6, 2016

Don Ressler is an entrepreneur of repute who is associated with founding several successful start-up companies including the widely acclaimed company known as Intelligent Beauty and its subsidiaries. Ressler’s first start-up company, Fitness Heaven.com, was purchased by Intermix Media in 2001, and this gave him the leeway to collaborate with the then Chief Operating Officer at Intermix Media to come up with Alena Media. This was an e-commerce and performance advertising division of Intermix Media and raked in millions of dollars for the company. In 2005, Intermix Media was acquired by News Corp, which largely ignored Alena Media’s profitable potential. This forced Ressler to quit the company and together with Adam Goldenberg they co-founded a brand building enterprise known as Brand Ideas which later became Intelligent Beauty.

The company’s first brand building creation was known as DERMSTORE, which is an online cosmetic and skincare marketplace. A few years later, they launched a weight loss system known as SENSA and co-opted Dr. Alan Hirsh and former Intermix founder Brett Brewer to act as Product Development Officer and Chief Executive Officer respectively. Both DERMSTORE and SENSA are known to be highly profitable ventures which generate millions of dollars in revenue at http://www.matrixpartners.com/entrepreneur-stories/adam_goldenberg/. JustFab was launched in 2010 and is a subsidiary of Intelligent Beauty. It is a subscription e-commerce fashion retailer which reached a 4 million membership mark in its second year of operation.

The company grew steadily and in 2013 it purchased FabKids, a children’s fashion subscription service. In the same year, it acquired yet another e-commerce site of European origins known as The Fab Shoes making the company have a membership of about 3 million in the European market in 2013. JustFab expanded even further and launched Fabletics, an athletic wear site that was launched in collaboration with Kate Hudson and Don Ressler. The company again brought into its family the company known as ShoeDazzle which is a shoe subscription service that they acquired from a rival company. In the same year, they started their first offline service store to reach a broader market. Don Ressler is an entrepreneur who has been able to generate over $1 billion in sales and raised over $100 million in capital for internet-based companies. He was responsible for spearheading core operations that have been able to add shareholder value, and this has made him become a trailblazer in the online CPG space.

Lip Balm That Makes You Feel Healthy

September 5, 2016

There is not a person in the world who is actually going to be able to stay healthy if their lips are in bad shape. These people have to use something that is going to help them, and the only help that they are going to get is from a lip balm like EOS lip balm. The company has made the perfect lip balm, and it will help anyone with their dry lips.
The lip balm that people use is going to be much better for them than any kind of cheap stick that they use, and that is why they need to use Evolution of Smooth. The brand is going to help people make their lips much healthier, and they are going to notice that things a lot faster. It is all about how people are going to make their lips healthier, and it is also about how people are going to change the way that they look their lips. Someone who has treated their lips with Evolution of Smooth will not think that their lips look bad. Check out their products on Ulta.

The perception that people have is going to be something that they can change easily, and they need to make sure that they are going to get the things that they need when they are trying to care for their lips. They already know that something needs to change, and that is why they are going to use Evolution of Smooth (http://www.ulta.com/smooth-sphere-lip-balm?productId=xlsImpprod3490245). They just need to carry is around with them to make sure that it will be there.

The lip balm that people are using is going to be much easier to manage because it is going to be easy to put on so that people get full coverage. They need it every day, and they have to make sure that they are going to use it any time their lips do not feel right. Visit the website Evolutionofsmooth.com for more info.


Avi Wesifogel – Dentist, Philanthropist and Musician

August 17, 2016

Avi Weisfogel is a busy dentist in the New Jersey area who has many interests in philanthropy, dentistry and music. Avi Weisfogel most recent venture is a dip into another philanthropy idea which involves the start of a GoFundMe campaign aimed at raising money for a non-profit organization called Operation Smile. Operation Smile is dedicated to providing surgeries for patients all over the world who experience facial deformities, cleft palates and cleft lips. Operation Smile has been performing surgeries for over thirty years. The surgeries are for young children and adolescents who can’t afford the surgery or don’t have insurance. Their mission is to develop and ensure that children don’t lose hope in today or the future. Bill and Kathy Magee started the organization in 1984 and have added thousands of volunteers to the mix. They travel all over the world working with medical offices, government agencies and healthcare facilities to make the surgeries possible. Dr. Weisfogel has chosen Operation Smile because of these reason and more. In addition, he hopes to raise enough money to help the organization and make a difference, so he has started the campaign off by donating $2000.00.

In addition to running his own dentist practice and running a GoFundMe campaign, he has his very own self-started company called Dental Sleep Masters. The program is dedicated to providing detailed education for dentist’s offices and their medical staff to help treat sleep disorders among patients. By teaching them what to look for and how it can be corrected, they can help solve the epidemic of un-diagnosed sleep apnea. Dr. Weisfogel, along with his program, travels the world to educate and offer the benefits of correct sleep disorders. Sleep apnea and other related disorders can become troublesome to one’s health, and it’s important that medical professional receive education so that they can help the patient.

Aside from his ventures, he has continued to find a love for hip hop music. He has always had a love for music, and recently decided to form his own tunes. You can listen to his newest releases and follow him on soundcloud.com.

Lovaganza: Changing The World Of Entertainment

August 17, 2016

Lovaganza is prepared to present films in a 180-degree format which provides for 3D without 3D glasses. The new technique is called IMMERSCOPE, and it will be most prominently featured in the Lovaganza Saga. Currently three films are slated for release in the next several years leading to 2020. They are the first in a “trilogy of trilogies”, to appropriate terminology. Think Star Wars, but more publicly defined. It’s the goal of Lovaganza to help promote unity and brotherhood internationally through a “bohemian adventure“. The setting will be the primary theme of Lovaganza’s events, of which there will be several. Firstly, the actual main event is set to take place at eight locations across the world. Locations include America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the Middle East. Each of these places will host a four-month long event that is Lovaganza. Included in this event will be IMMERSCOPE, as well as exhibitions, technological presentations, live entertainment, and interactive events. All will be done in the name of brotherly love and cultural celebration. For a point of reference, think of yesteryear’s world fair. Lovaganza intends to do something of that ilk, but on a much more grand, technologically expansive scale.

Yahoo Finance recently issued a press release pertaining to Lovaganza, where they highlighted some of these facts on Vimeo. Additionally, they highlighted something that should have those interested in Lovaganza excited. A traveling showcase of Lovaganza’s film in the new 180-degree IMMERSCOPE technology will happen beginning next year.

Read more: Lovaganza Officially Announces Dates for its Highly Anticipated Global Celebration

The reason Lovaganza didn’t happen last year is, in fact, technology. As it turns out, some exceptional advancements caused those putting on Lovaganza to curtail its unveiling. The website boasts a 2012 copyright, which indicates there are likely several years of planning which undergird Lovaganza stretching back even before that. By 2020, it’s likely Lovaganza’s planning and preparation will be older than a decade. That much planning and preparation must definitely produce something, and all indications at this point silhouette exceptional delivery.

It’s easy to keep track of Lovaganza’s public movements, just check their website; Lovaganza.com. Updates regarding the films, the coming Lovaganza convoy, and the entire ideal silhouetting this festive event are explored.

If the world can be brought together through entertainment and exploration of unique cultures via film, technology, and immersive entertainment, Lovaganza is set to to just that. Whatever happens in 2020, the ride to Lovaganza is going to be full of intrigue and hope.

Lovaganza from J-Scott on Vimeo.