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STEMtech Conference Exhibitors Gain Access to Community College and University Representatives From Across the U.S.


Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) May 06, 2015

The 2015 STEMtech conference exhibition hall floor plan is now open for League Corporate Partner booth selection. Dont miss this opportunity to highlight your latest products and services to community college and university decision-makers from around the country.

This years event will take place November 1-4, 2015, at the Arizona Grand in Phoenix. This beautiful all-suite hotel is nestled in a private desert oasis on the doorstep of the South Mountain Preserve. The Phoenix area offers southwestern charm, world-class golf courses, restaurants with inspired cuisine, and stylish shopping centers to visitors, and is sure to be popular with conference participants.

STEMtech provides Partners with direct access to higher education faculty and administrators, K-12 representatives, government officials, and community and business leaders interested in STEM, analytics, metadata, advanced technology, and learning management architecture. Gain national exposure and build clientele by selecting your booth today!

Exhibitors should also consider one of the many available sponsorship and advertising opportunities and are strongly encouraged to submit proposals to present.

Only companies that are League Corporate Partners are eligible to exhibit, make presentations, or in other ways participate in the STEMtech conference. First-rate companies partner with us to make a meaningful difference in the way higher education institutions serve students. As a League Partner, your company will be affiliated with our network of over 800 community colleges and more than 160 outstanding corporate partners to become a major player in the community college market.

About the League for Innovation in the Community College

The League for Innovation in the Community College is an international organization dedicated to catalyzing the community college movement. The League hosts conferences and institutes, develops print and digital resources, and leads projects and initiatives with more than 800 member colleges, 160 corporate partners, and a host of other government and nonprofit agencies in a continuing effort to make a positive difference for students and communities. Information about the League and its activities is available at http://www.league.org.







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Now Available: Affordable and Convenient Organic Turmeric Capsules from Wakaya Perfection


West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 23, 2015

The ancient healing benefits of turmeric have been known around the world for thousands of years. Now, Wakaya Perfection brings you these benefits in convenient and affordable Organic Turmeric Capsules. The turmeric inside is exclusively hand-cultivated in the virgin volcanic soil of Fijis Wakaya Island, nourished only by the natural rainfall and sunshine. No chemicals, pesticides, additives or added colors are ever used in the cultivation and packaging process. Wakaya Perfection invites you to enhance your health with its private reserve of turmeric available in a new large-size jar of 400 vegetarian capsules.

For those unfamiliar with turmerics many benefits, Indian Ayurvedic practitioners have used it for thousands of years as a pain reliever, natural antiseptic and anti-nausea agent, among other things. Turmeric is known also to help with depression, arthritis, inflammation and indigestion. These unique qualities compelled Wakaya Perfection to produce its own USDA-certified organic and kosher healing turmeric in powder form, for use in drinks and recipes, and in capsules for convenience. In addition to turmeric capsules, the company also supplies organic ginger capsules, kava capsules, ginger powder, dilo cream and more.

Says a representative, Our turmeric is harmoniously hand-cultivated alongside our pink Fijian ginger in Wakayas rich virgin volcanic soil to eliminate a mechanical footprint that could compromise the integrity of the crops. Our crops are nourished by natural equatorial Fijian rainfall and oven-dried at a regulated minimal temperature to ensure zero heat loss of vital properties. Enjoying our private reserve turmeric has never been easier or more convenient. Get the ancient Ayurvedic healing power of turmeric, known to reduce inflammation and detoxify, now available in 45 vegetarian capsules.

About Wakaya Perfection:

Wakaya Perfection was founded by David H. Gilmour, founder of FIJI Water — and a lifetime health and wellness advocate. The naturally harvested uniquely organic ginger, indigenous to the island of Wakaya, is hand-cultivated in virgin volcanic soil with elevated nutrient levels solely for its purity and multifaceted rejuvenating properties that naturally enhance the quality of life. Their products are distributed through luxury hotels, resorts, fine-dining establishments and high-end sports and fitness clubs. Clients can begin their path to eat, drink and thrive their way to a more balanced life by visiting http://wakayaperfection.com.

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Wakaya Perfection

480 Hibiscus St., Suite 642

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Contact- 1-877-925-2921

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Cooking & Warming Equipment Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated


Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2015

Cooking and warming equipment has a buyer power score of 3.1 out of 5. This score reflects slightly positive negotiation conditions for buyers, stemming from a low level of product specialization, low switching costs and a low level of price volatility. However, buyer power is reduced by the low availability of substitutes for cooking and warming equipment and high volatility in the world price of steel and aluminum, key inputs in the production process of this equipment, according to IBISWorld business research analyst Jeffry Cohen.

The low level of product specialization positively impacts buyer power because many suppliers are capable of providing buyers with cooking and warming equipment of similar quality. Therefore, when purchasing standard pieces of equipment, buyers have a larger pool of suppliers from which to choose. This factor increases price-based competition among suppliers vying for a greater share of the market. Switching costs are also low, which boosts buyer power by making it easier for buyers to find a new supplier if their current supplier is not providing them with a satisfactory level of service. Because buyers can easily switch suppliers, they can use this as leverage during the negotiation process to receive a more competitive price. Furthermore, a low level of price volatility positively impacts buyer power because it improves buyers’ ability to budget accurately for future purchases, said Cohen.

However, some market conditions hurt buyer power. For instance, there are no direct substitutes for cooking and warming equipment as a product group. Therefore, buyers do not have the option of selecting alternative products from competing suppliers, which gives buyers less leverage during the negotiation process. Further reducing buyer power during the past three years was high volatility in the world price of steel and aluminum, which prompted suppliers to increase the price of cooking and warming equipment to protect profit margins. Major vendors include TriMark USA Inc., Edward Don & Company, Clark Associates and Hobart Corporation. For more information, visit IBISWorlds Cooking & Warming Equipment procurement category market research report page.

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IBISWorld Procurement Report Key Topics

This report is intended to assist buyers of cooking and warming equipment. Cooking equipment includes appliances used to prepare food, such as fryers, ovens, grills, rotisseries, kettles and steamers. Equipment used to warm foods includes microwaves, toaster ovens, toasters and warmers. Suppliers of cooking and warming equipment include manufacturers, distributors and retailers. The primary types of buyers of cooking and warming equipment are restaurants, hotels, healthcare facilities, educational institutions and supermarkets. This report excludes food refrigeration, storage and concession equipment, smoking machinery and food cutting machinery.

Executive Summary

Pricing Environment

Price Fundamentals

Benchmark Price

Pricing Model

Price Drivers

Recent Price Trend

Price Forecast

Product Characteristics

Product Life Cycle

Total Cost of Ownership

Product Specialization

Substitute Goods

Regulation

Quality Control

Supply Chain & Vendors

Supply Chain Dynamics

Supply Chain Risk

Imports

Competitive Environment

Market Share Concentration

Market Profitability

Switching Costs

Purchasing Process

Buying Basics

Buying Lead Time

Selection Process

Key RFP Elements

Negotiation Questions

Buyer Power Factors

Key Statistics

About IBISWorld Inc.

IBISWorld is one of the world’s leading publishers of business intelligence, specializing in Industry research and Procurement research. Since 1971, IBISWorld has provided thoroughly researched, accurate and current business information. With an extensive online portfolio, valued for its depth and scope, IBISWorlds procurement research reports equip clients with the insight necessary to make better purchasing decisions, faster. Headquartered in Los Angeles, IBISWorld Procurement serves a range of business, professional service and government organizations through more than 10 locations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.ibisworld.com or call 1-800-330-3772.







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Seafood Prix d’Elite Finalists Announced: Finalists Represent 11 Countries from Around the Globe


Brussels, Belgium (PRWEB) March 13, 2015

The finalists for this years Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global Seafood Prix dElite new products competition were announced today by event organizer Diversified Communications of Portland, Maine, USA.

This is the 15th anniversary of the annual new product competition that recognizes the best new seafood products of the year developed for the European market. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony and reception on 21 April 2015 in Auditorium 2000 from 18:15 until 20:00 at the BRUSSELS EXPO in Brussels, Belgium.

In addition to the grand prizes for the best new retail product and best new foodservice product, five special awards will be presented for originality, convenience, health and nutrition, retail packaging and seafood product line.

This year, 37 finalists representing 11 countries have been selected:

Chilled Tuna Tataki from Anova Seafood Netherlands
Fresh Cooked North American Lobster with extended shelf life from Elafood USA United States
R.R. Spink & Sons Loch Etive Trout Edinburgh Gin from Dawnfresh Seafoods United Kingdom
The Scandinavian Spicy Sprat Fillet from DGM SHIPPING Estonia
Dim Sum Shrimp Delight from Fishermans Choice Netherlands
Shrimp Wontinies from Fishermans Choice Netherlands
Frozen Raw King Crab Meat from FRESHPACK France
Tuna Spread and Kiri Cheese for Kids from Guyader Gastronomie France
Smoked Haddock & Salmon Melting Centre Fishcake from Joseph Robertson (Aberdeen) Limited United Kingdom
ZIGMAS Dried Salmon Fillet Strips from JSC ICECO Lithuania
Prins Seas Versatile Healthy Seafood Snacks Cooked Mussels with Dried Tomato and Grilled Bell Pepper from Koninklijke Prins & Dingemanse Netherlands
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Chelsea Bridge Apartments offers 5* accommodation in London from


London, England (PRWEB UK) 22 January 2015

Many of London department stores have post-Christmas sales in January. The winter sales kick off on Boxing Day and continue throughout January 2015. Among the big names: Harrods, Selfridges, John Lewis, Westfield and many more. Enthusiastic shopaholics look forward to snapping up their new possessions at cut prices of up to 70% off. This time of the year is a perfect opportunity to update your wardrobe for the New Year. The January sales are the perfect excuse to spend your money on discounted mens and womens fashion, cosmetics, books, music and more.

Chelsea Bridge Apartments on sale this January 2015! All units furnished to a very high standard, with fully fitted kitchens and separate bedrooms. Chelsea Bridge Apartments are most popular for families and larger parties, up to six guests, because of the convenience to share one flat rather than two or three hotel rooms. Very competitive rates and relatively large in size, our apartments attract many guests from all over the world and proudly, many returning guests. Superior one bedroom apartment from

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Feetz Raises $1.25M Seed Funding from Khosla Ventures To Build Customizable 3D Printed Shoes


Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) March 13, 2015

Feetz, the digital cobbler making customizable footwear using 3D printing, announced today the closing of a $ 1.25M seed round. The capital infusion will be used to launch the Feetz platform directly to customers later this year via the first micro-manufacturing center in Chattanooga, TN.

Silicon Valley (Menlo Park) based Khosla Ventures led the investment. Additional partners include the JumpFund (Chattanooga, TN) and Uli Becker, former CEO of Reebok who has also joined the Feetz board of directors.

Today, we wear a shoe thats been made and sized to fit anyone. Im excited to bring a new reality to market by offering 7+ billion shoe sizes: 1 for everyone in the world, says Lucy Beard, CEO and Founder of Feetz. We celebrate your uniqueness by offering the only size youll ever need: SizeMeTM. Our shoes are not only custom fit but can be customized so that no two pairs are ever the same.

Customers create their perfect size at home in minutes by using the Feetz App to get a 3D scan of their feet using one piece of paper and three photos of each foot. Consumers select the design and colors, then Feetz uses the foot data to create custom fit, tailor-made shoes delivered within 7 days.

The core idea of Feetz is huge and so disruptive to footwear and its processes as we know it today, says Uli Becker, former Reebok CEO and new Feetz board member. This paired with the substance both founders bring to the table, I decided to throw in my experience and support to help build the company, so that Feetz becomes a powerful force in the marketplace.

Feetz, a member of the 2014 Master Accelerator program The TENN led by Launch Tennessee, will present at SXSW as a Wearables finalist at Accelerator event on Saturday, Mar 14th in Hilton Hotel, Salon J, at 11am.

Feetz has applied 3D printing technology to the footwear industry enabling consumers to have a perfect customized fit, said Vinod Khosla, partner at Khosla Ventures. Founder and CEO, Lucy Beard came to us with her vision to never try on a pair of shoes again, and were excited to help make that a reality.

Feetz has the key elements of a company in which the JumpFund seeks to invest– a strong, talented female leader, disruptive technology with huge market potential, and founders willing to grow their company in the Southeast, says Kristina Montague, general partner, The JumpFund. Lucy and her team are on the front line of making 3D printing wearables.

About Feetz

Founded in December 2013, Feetz is reinventing how footwear is made with a proprietary full stack technology platform that combines additive manufacturing and responsive materials with customizable biomechanics software. Feetz first additive manufacturing center is located in Chattanooga, TN. http://www.feetz.co







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1000 event ideas for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day from Skiddle.com

Manchester, UK (PRWEB UK) 23 December 2014

New Years Eve is rapidly approaching, and theres no better place to find the perfect night out than the UKs biggest whats on guide, Skiddle.com. With more events listed than any other webpage on the British Isles, Skiddle has every conceivable option lined up to make sure everyone is doing what they want on the biggest night of the year.

The website has more events listed and on sale than ever before, with nearly 1000 options available for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Over 2 Million visitors will use Skiddle in December to help plan their New Year.

Whether its a superclub experience, at the likes of Ministry of Sound or GlobalGathering’s huge bass extravaganza in Birmingham, or a residents party at your favourite club, the electronic music fan is spoilt for choice.

If dancing in darkened rooms to that sound doesnt appeal theres a litany of alternative choices too, from rowdy gigs to opulent bar experiences, all available instantaneously on the internet or via Skiddles customer services team on the telephone. Skiddles hotels and restaurants services mean visitors can find the right place to stay and eat beforehand as well, or even make as the integral focus of their plans to see in 2015.

There’s also ever more choices for New Year’s Day, for the hardcore or those who eschew NYE completely, with that day becoming a much more popular choice with the British party-goer year upon year. So whilst several high profile events are sold out theres still choices readily available, so even if visitors are last minute Larrys theres still time to make sure NYE doesnt pass them by.

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Featured This Week On The Jazz Network Worldwide: Vocalist, Lorraina Marro with a Sneak Peek of Her New Single Not The End Of Me from Her Upcoming CD Mixed Emotions.


Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 15, 2014

Lorraina Marro is one who knows how to set the tone of her musical offerings. Not only was her first CD You Must Believe In Spring released in 2004 a welcome expression of her vocal stylings, she continues to share her original lyrics in her upcoming CD Mixed Emotions produced by Christian Davis and Warren McRae. To whet the whistle of her fan base, she is giving The Jazz Network Worldwide the first opportunity to get a taste of whats to come in February 2015 with her new CD project Mixed Emotions.

“I am so thrilled to have my single “Not The End of Me” featured on the Jazz Network Worldwide. I have been writing lyrics for years about some of my own personal experiences and so excited to accomplish a life-long goal to put some of those lyrics to music. I couldn’t be happier to release my all original CD at the Catalina Jazz Club on February 1, 2015, the same fabulous venue where I released my first CD You Must Believe In Spring back in 2004.

Marro takes to heart the influences that guided her to her own musical expression. In May of this year she celebrated her reverence to songstress Nancy Wilson with a tribute performance at Catalinas Bar and Grill in Los Angeles. Clifford Bell, Marros musical director who has shared stages with many luminaries worldwide stated Catalina – (Yes, Virginia- There is a Catalina) had stayed the whole night…something she literally almost never does and she LOVED the show….I have known Catalina for ten years and she is the last gal standing from the great Jazz Scene of the past, present and future…She has seen and heard everyone.. This performance was only the precursor of what was to show up for Lorraina in 2014. Not only did she complete her second recording, she has kept the momentum of her musical offerings in front of her fans.

Marro also credits other extraordinary singers such as Barbra Streisand, Linda Ronstadt, Aretha Franklin, Della Reese, Dinah Washington, Dionne Warwick, Sammy Davis, Jr., and Frank Sinatra for inspiring her to develop and share her gift with the world.

She takes her fans on a personal journey, for all to capture the essence of the silver lining of her soul, from love, to the triangles of relationships and starting over, much ado that we all can relate to in our lives. Her original lyrics exude honest and pure expression that is ever present to her audience when she is on stage says Jaijai Jackson, Owner of The Jazz Network Worldwide.

The musicianship on the recording are: Ely Rise: piano and organ; John Meenk: guitar; Graham Ward: drums, Greg Sartiano: bass; in addition to: Warren McRae: bass, drums, percussion, additional keyboards, synthesizer and guitar; Steve McGuire: electric guitar, horns, additional percussion; and Chloe Love Smith: background vocals and writers Christian Davis, Warren McRae, Steve McGuire, Etienne ATN Stadwijk and Lorraina Marro.

Lorraina has performed her own shows at multiple venues in Los Angeles, including Prestons, The House of Blues, Catalina Jazz Club, Nolas LA, The M Bar, The Hollywood Studio Bar & Grill, The Holly St. Bar & Grill, The Cinegrill, The Gardenia, The Bel Age Hotel, the Marriott Hotels, and Wyndham Hotels. In Las Vegas for The Special Operations Warriors Foundation at the Four Seasons, The Aladdin, and The Las Vegas Hilton Hotels as well as Dannys Skylight Room in New York.

Most recently, on December 7th, 2014 Lorraina assembled some great musicians for Lets Toast To The Holidays event at the local jazz hotspot Upstairs At Vitellos in Los Angeles to a packed house. Award winning, critically acclaimed jazz vocalist/lyricist, Mark Winkler attended and stated Wonderful show. Great choice of tunes, great musicians and you were the best I’ve ever seen you. Congrats!

No doubt that the stage has been set by way of Marros new attitude and story-telling in her musical repetoire. Her new single Not The End Of Me released during the holiday season is surely a gift for her fans. A worldwide radio campaign is set in motion to take the airwaves by storm for her new CD Mixed Emotions as well as a concert tour in the works for 2015. Click here to view the debut music video of Not The End Of Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YjeGYm5BHGo&feature=youtu.be.

Be sure to come by and check out the artist feature on The Jazz Network Worldwide this week at http://www.thejazznetworkworldwide.com.

For booking information, please call Rob Lowe at Casting New Lives Management – (972) 775-3801 or email Rob Lowe at robl(at)castingnewlives(dot)com.. To listen, purchase and learn more, go to http://www.lorrainamarro.com. Also available at http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/lorrainamarro2.







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Gambling in Canada Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld


New York, NY (PRWEB) December 05, 2014

The Gambling industry has struggled over the past five years against a number of head winds that have reduced overall demand for gambling. The sluggish economic recovery since the recession has weighed on consumers, as they have been unwilling or unable spend on discretionary services such as gambling. According to IBISWorld Industry Analyst Andy Brennan, Canada is not the only country experiencing a slowdown in gambling; spending on games of chance has flattened out throughout the western world over the past five years, following a sustained period of rapid growth. Anemic per capita income growth coupled with rising prices of many essential products has left less money in the pockets of consumers. Furthermore, rising competition from new casinos and other gambling establishments in the United States has hurt the industry. The strong Canadian dollar has also hurt domestic casinos, as US residents have been less willing to travel across the border to gamble. Overall, industry revenue is expected to decline moderately in the five years through 2014.

The Gambling industry is highly concentrated due to its unique regularity structure, which means the provinces control the licensing, regulation and, in some cases the operation, of games of chance. All provinces participate in national lottery schemes, but all provinces have different standards relating to games of chance, permitting or prohibiting different games. For example, casinos in Canada carry a range of regulatory forms and may be commercial, charitable, government owned and operated or owned by private companies under contract by provincial gaming authorities.

The industry will face an uphill battle over the next five years, Brennan says. Per capita household income is expected to pick up; however, many Canadians are focused on paying down debt and increasing savings, rather than splashing out on discretionary purchases. Furthermore, New York, Massachusetts and a growing number of US states have recently legislated to allow more destination casinos, meaning Canadians may be tempted across the border to gamble, and US residents are more likely to stay at home. Even if casino revenue drops, lottery sales will remain stable, driven by more online sales of lottery tickets. Overall, industry revenue is anticipated to grow marginally over the five years to 2019.

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IBISWorld industry Report Key Topics

This industry provides short-term lodging in hotel facilities that have a casino on the premises. The casino operations may include table wagering games and other gambling activities, such as slot machines and sports betting. These establishments may offer a range of services and amenities, such as food and beverage, entertainment, valet parking, swimming pools and conference and convention facilities.

Industry Performance

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Current Performance

Industry Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Products & Markets

Supply Chain

Products & Services

Major Markets

Globalization & Trade

Business Locations

Competitive Landscape

Market Share Concentration

Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Barriers to Entry

Major Companies

Operating Conditions

Capital Intensity

Key Statistics

Industry Data

Annual Change

Key Ratios

About IBISWorld Inc.

Recognized as the nations most trusted independent source of industry and market research, IBISWorld offers a comprehensive database of unique information and analysis on every US and Canadian industry. With an extensive online portfolio, valued for its depth and scope, the company equips clients with the insight necessary to make better business decisions. Headquartered in Los Angeles, IBISWorld serves a range of business, professional service and government organizations through more than 10 locations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.ibisworld.com or call 1-800-330-3772.







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Experience Mexico from 13,000 Feet with Casa Velas’ new Skydiving Hotel Package


Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (PRWEB) November 18, 2014

Casa Velas dares adrenaline seekers to experience the Mexican Pacific from an all new vantage point with their Skydive Package offered in partnership with Skydive Vallarta – Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarits premier skydiving center. In addition to gourmet dining, premium drinks, beautifully appointed suites and other services standard in the luxury all-inclusive package, the Skydive Package also includes a $ 30 USD spa credit per adult per night, 10% discount in the boutique, unlimited golf at Marina Vallarta and Vista Vallarta, one dinner for two at any of the three gourmet

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Orbital Travel Re-Launches 14 night Nile Cruise from Cairo to Aswan


(PRWEB UK) 9 December 2014

Following the lifting of Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) travel restrictions last week for the remainder of the Nile Valley, Orbital Travel is very pleased to announce that its 14 night long cruise between Cairo and Aswan is back on sale.

The stretch of river between Cairo and Luxor had been closed for 18 years and re-opened in 2012. As well as visiting the main sights in Cairo, tourists returning to Middle Egypt can now visit El Minya (including Tel-Amarna, the atmospheric remains of the desert city of Akhenaten and the tombs of Beni Hassan); Abydos Temple (one of the most complete temples of its era in Egypt) and Dendera Temple (with remarkable scenes and beautifully preserved colours).

Cruises are on board the 5* HS Nile Vision which is already part of Orbital Travels fleet and is a firm favourite. Departures are on a Tuesday and provisional sailing dates in 2015 are in March and April, and September and October. Cruises are fully escorted by an English speaking Egyptologist who is on board throughout the cruise.

John McCallum, Orbital Travels Managing Director, commented: We are pleased to offer this very special 14 night cruise once again. It gives clients the opportunity to enjoy more cruising time on the Nile as well as to visit the Pyramids in Cairo and lesser known sites such as Abydos and Dendera which are remarkable. The cruise also offers great value for money with 21 guided excursions included. The cruise is on board the 5* Nile Vision, one of our most popular and well established boats.

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FirstService Residential Receives 2014 Award of Excellence from The Three Hands


New York, NY (PRWEB) November 04, 2014

FirstService Residential, the premier residential management company in New York City, received the Award of Excellence at The Three Hands Grand Ball held at the Roosevelt Hotel on November 1, 2014. The award was presented to President Dan Wurtzel, Senior Vice President Tom Padilla, Vice President Jennifer Granda, and Property Manager Gloria DAmura in recognition of their outstanding achievements within the real estate industry.

The award has been presented to a management company annually for the last 20 years by a coalition of the leading organizations of building managers in New York City: the Manhattan Resident Managers Club, the Metropolitan Building Managers of New York, and the Scandinavian-American Building Managers Guild.

From educational programs that encourage professional development, to training that expands skills and knowledge, to networking events that promote sharing of best practices, we are grateful to the organizations that comprise The Three Hands for providing such a tremendous level of support to our building employees that enables them to remain at the forefront of our industry, said Tom Padilla, Senior Vice President, in accepting the award on behalf of FirstService Residential.

About FirstService Residential

FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As a leading property management company in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and manages in excess of $ 6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit http://www.fsresidential.com.







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Frontier Airlines Launches Low Fare Flights to Houston, Salt Lake City and San Francisco Marking Seven Non-stop Destinations Served from Phoenix

DENVER, CO (PRWEB) November 20, 2014

Frontier Airlines today inaugurated service from Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX) to Houston (IAH), Salt Lake City (SLC) and San Francisco (SFO) solidifying its presence in the Valley of the Sun with non-stop service to seven popular destinations. The airline also reinforced its commitment to Low Fares Done Right offering low fares and doing it right every time by meeting our customers expectations for a safe and reliable experience by announcing a one-day sale to all seven non-stop destinations with low fares starting at an incredible $ 39 one-way at FlyFrontier.com.

To help celebrate the launch of new flights the airline also announced an exciting ticket give-away valid for Arizona residents from Phoenix Sky Harbor to any non-stop destination served by Frontier Airlines. To enter and for complete terms and conditions, visit http://www.FlyFrontier.com/Phoenix where today only one round-trip ticket will be given away every hour between noon and midnight Mountain Standard Time (MST).

Frontiers excited to now offer service to seven non-stop destinations from Phoenix Sky Harbor giving Arizona travelers a reprieve from the sting of high airfares, said Frontier Airlines Senior Vice President, Commercial Daniel Shurz. With the launch of these three new destinations, we expect to save customers 51% when compared to our competitors average fares in the markets thats an average round trip savings of $ 170 per person.

“Frontier has been a great partner and we look forward to the airlines continued success at Phoenix Sky Harbor,” said Tamie Fisher, Phoenix Acting Aviation Director.

In addition to new routes launched today, Frontier also currently offers low fare, non-stop flights to Cincinnati (CVG), Chicago (ORD), Cleveland (CLE) and Denver (DEN) bringing the total number of non-stop destinations offered from Phoenix to seven.

The flight schedule is as follows:

PHX-IAH Effective Nov. 20, 2014; Daily Service

PHX-SLC Effective Nov. 20, 2014; Daily Service

PHX-SFO Effective Nov. 20, 2014; Daily Service

PHX-CVG Currently Active; Wed, Fri, Sun Service

PHX-ORD Currently Active; Daily Service

PHX-CLE Currently Active; Varies by Date

PHX-DEN Current Active; 3x Daily Service

Fares to/from Phoenix are available to the following destinations for purchase on November 20 only:

Denver $ 39 one-way

Salt Lake City $ 39 one-way

San Francisco $ 39 one-way

Houston $ 59 one-way

Chicago $ 79 one-way

Cincinnati $ 79 one-way

Cleveland $ 79 one-way

At FlyFrontier.com, customers can always choose from either of Frontiers fare options Classic Plus or Economy. Classic Plus is a fully refundable fare that includes amenities like no change fees, a carry-on bag, one checked bag, and STRETCH seating. With Frontiers Economy fares, customers can pay our lowest fares and add-on only the services they want like selecting a seat assignment, a carry-on bag, and checked bags.

*Fare offer:

Sale fares are available to/from Phoenix, Ariz. (PHX) to specific markets and dates. Fares include all transportation fees and taxes and are subject to change without notice. Fares must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. Eastern time, November 20, 2014 for domestic, nonstop travel on: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, December 2, 2014 through February 12, 2015. The following blackout dates apply: December 19, 2014 through December 24, 2014, December 26 through December 30, 2014 and January 2, 2015 through January 5, 2015.

Fares are one-way and do not require a roundtrip purchase. Seats are limited at these fares and certain flights and/or days of travel may be unavailable. Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred for a fee of up to $ 50, or reissued for alternate flights for a fee of up to $ 75, as well as a fare difference. Previously purchased tickets may not be exchanged for these special fare tickets. Flight segment(s) must be cancelled prior to scheduled departure time or the ticket(s) and all monies will be forfeited. Fares reflect purchase at FlyFrontier.com or by calling Frontiers reservation and must be paid for at the time reservation is made but may be cancelled for a full refund without penalty up to 24 hours after time of purchase. Baggage and advance seat assignments are available for purchase separately at an additional charge. Other restrictions may apply.

About Frontier Airlines

Frontier Airlines is committed to offering Low Fares Done Right to more than 75 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic on over 270 daily flights. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Frontier employs more than 3,800 hard-working aviation professionals who pride themselves in providing the customer Rocky Mountain hospitality. Frontier Airlines is the proud recipient of the Federal Aviation Administrations 2013 Diamond Award for maintenance excellence.

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New Real Estate Projects in Miami Blossom and Offer a Perfect Blend of Architecture and Design Updates From Condoideas Realty Group


Miami, Florida (PRWEB) October 15, 2014

The fact that Miami is attracting the elite of international architects illustrates the inherent definition of cosmopolitan Miami as a melting pot of identities. This absorption of cultures and influences up to the top of these constructions is the signature style of Miami and the very reason of its appeal. Gold nuggets of architecture multiply to symbolize that Miami has become a magnet for Pritzker Prize winners, the ultimate gratification for architects. Now both interior and exterior architects converge to Miami for tourists, residents and passers-bys own enjoyment.

Project 1111 on Lincoln seems to have started the trend back in the recession years. It responded to a need for more functional urban spaces. Working with well-known architects was an obvious choice from the city to get out of the chaos in the safest way. This is when the City of Miami called Herzog & de Meuron, known for the creation of Tate Modern in London, to turn a hybrid retail complex into a house of cards on the West end of Lincoln Road.

Then followed Sage Beach, Echo Brickell and Echo Aventura, region-inspired designs and constructions of Carlos Ott, originally known for the Bastille Opera House in Paris. These examples give customers plenty of options to buy signature condos in Miami! To quote only a few, after creating a futuristic garage at Collins Park on Miami Beach and 1000 Museum in downtown Miami, Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid is back in Miami. She is indeed working on the Paramount Miami for the Miami Worldcenter. Very soon the official announcement will be made.

Such star projects have resulted in an influx of some more developments from the international whos who of architecture. They are known as starchitects because their works of art have drawn global attention thanks to their unwavering quest for innovation. Miami has become the nest for partnerships and collaboration. This year, developers of Miami have been seeking the involvement of luxury brands and high-end designers to bring chic within real estate. Such wind of cooperation heralds the real estate markets revival. Developers are launching breathtaking parties to announce the opening of sales and condos in these buildings are selling like hotcakes before they are even completed.

To that extent, more and more designers, architects and artists are coming to town to set a higher standard in architecture for the new real estate projects to come. Partnerships go from auto companies such as Porsche and Maserati, to furniture and fashion designers. For example, The Mansions at Acqualina come with a $ 100,000 dressing room from Ornare. Even more impressive, the Porsche Design Tower contains 3 car elevators to bring your car up to a sky garage inside your unit itself!

Moreover, every district is taking a stance. With the help of names such as Tommy Hilfiger, the Design District puts the stress on fashion and architecture for a perfect blend in the soul of the district. Besides, Miami Beach is witnessing the development of Faena District as the new Wonderland. It will indeed host an arts center, a hotel, an extra-luxury condominium, a bazaar and a cabaret for a very movie-like atmosphere.

Looking at renderings of all preconstruction projects gives hints about how Miami is now envisioned by these designers of the future. Pictures shout avant-garde curves and lines. Funny enough, they reveal a whole new utopia where buildings angles take the shape of waves surrounded by virgin forest-looking gardens where families holding hands stroll about. To that extent, starchitects and interior designers are changing the very core and spirit of the city. Through aesthetics and design, they claim quality, future orientation and specific values in the service of Miamis resurgence.

Such enthusiasm tends to inhibit one major question though: is that urban futuristic frenzy compatible with the very heart of Miami, which soul depends on its cultural and aesthetic diversity? The artistic community and real estate industry support these effervescent changes, as a symbol of the Magic Citys evolution and optimization.

As a conclusion, it looks as if Miami developers are ready to comply with the fantasies of their most imaginative potential buyers but also residents and passers-by who come close enough to set eyes on these constructions. Time has come to buy in Miami and become part of the current Miamian architectural maze.







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An Evening of Jazz with SF’s Own Voice of Soulfulness PAULA WEST & Trio from the Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts at the Osher Marin JCC on Sat. Dec. 6, 2014 @ 8pm


San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014

Hailed as the finest jazz-cabaret singer around by JazzTimes, Paula Wests supple, velvety, and particular dusky soulfulness has captured the hearts of audiences and critics alike, from coast to coast. Known and respected for her creative and distinct repertoire, West adds her own depth and drama to whichever song she chooses for the moment, creating whole new frameworks of meaning for American favorites. Without fail, the songs come from a place of sincerity.

West has become a Manhattan fixture, regularly earning New York Nightlife Awards for Outstanding Female Jazz Vocalist and was recruited by Wynton Marsalis to sing the lead role in the reprise of his Pulitzer Prize-winning opus Blood On the Fields last year.

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This special evening of Jazz will open with a short performance from the Drake High School Jazz Band students.

WHAT: An Evening of Live Jazz with Paula West & Trio with guest appearance from the Drake High School Jazz Band members.

WHO: All are invited, no membership or Jewish affiliation necessary

SEATING: Reserved cabaret table seating & general admission choices

TICKETS: $ 22 $ 35 / Student discount for ages17 and under

WHEN: Sat. Dec. 6 @ 8:00 | Doors @ 7:30. | Cocktails/Concessions open 7:00

WHERE: The Osher Marin JCC, 200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael.

PARKING: Ample FREE parking. Accessing the Osher Marin JCC from Highway 101 is effortless, 1/2 mile E off 101.

TICKETS: Available at http://www.marinjcc.org/arts

PAULA WEST Born into a Marine Corps family, Ms. West grew up in San Diego. Moving to San Francisco, she attended singing classes and jam sessions, where she was drawn to songs with interesting harmonies and literate lyrics. Since then, she has performed at venues like Yoshi’s San Francisco, and the Empire Plush Room, she has given annual shows at the Herbst Theatre, and she now holds the record for consecutive weeks at The Rrazz Room. In New York, she has performed at Feinstein’s at the Regency, The Oak Room at the Algonquin Hotel, Jazz Standard, Birdland, Blue Note, The Iridium, and Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at Lincoln Center. She has been a featured soloist with The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.

Ms. West has worked with such jazz greats as Bobby Hutcherson, Bill Charlap, Mulgrew Miller, Frank Wess, Victor Lewis, Peter Washington, Regina Carter, Roy Haynes, Eric Reed, and Bruce Barth.

Among her national engagements, Ms. West has appeared at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Boston’s Scullers, Jazz Aspen and major art festivals like Spoleto USA. Internationally she has performed in Europe, Japan, and Israel. She has shared the bill with luminaries such as Rosemary Clooney, Jimmy Scott, Oscar Brown, Jr., Freddy Cole, Mose Allison, Mavis Staples, and Dave Frishberg and she performed at The White House in a salute to American writers.

The Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts is the Performing Arts Department within the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center in San Rafael, California. For over 20 years we have spread the power of music, voice, humor, taste, culture, movement and words throughout the community by presenting classical music, club style dancing events, comedy, musical concerts, theater and performance in the grand Hoytt Theater, lectures. chats and demonstrations in the Kurland lounge and great world music & dancing for all ages outdoors under summer skies on Swig Field. All are welcome; no membership is required to attend. The Center is a long-standing Marin non- profit, centrally located in Marin County and just 1/4 mile east off Hwy 101







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New Destination Beach Wedding Packages from Wildwood, NJs Memoreys by Moreys Piers & Resorts Delivers Affordable Luxury Close to Home

Wildwood, NJ (PRWEB) September 27, 2014

Couples who dream of walking down an aisle made of pristine white sand toward an alter set against a backdrop of magnificent waves but dont want the stress, hassle and expense of flying out of the country can now take advantage of new all-inclusive destination beach wedding packages from Wildwood, NJs Memoreys by Moreys Piers & Resorts.

Designed to deliver affordable luxury close to home, Memoreys new all-inclusive destination beach wedding packages feature:


A choice of six unforgettable venues to host the big day, including the spectacular Penthouse Suite located atop the Pan American Hotel
On-site gourmet dining and dancing facilities for small or large wedding parties
Four elegant Morey Resorts all within walking distance to accommodate up to 250 delighted and impressed guests
The professional services of Certified Wedding and Event Planner (CWEP) Stephanie Berge, who will handle every last detail and ensure a flawless experience that will have guests talking for years to come
Special discounts to Moreys Piers & Beachfront Water Parks, which is located less than six blocks away

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