InnovaCare is a company that provides Medicare Advantage plans and physician practice services in North America. Ii is determined to redefine the management of the healthcare to fulfill its mission of finding solutions to challenges affecting the sector. It always strives to put the needs of its patients first by providing the best medical services to them. Quality healthcare is provided by creating models that are sustainable, cost-saving, and fully-integrated with advanced technologies. The company joined Learning and Action Network(LAN), a health care payment partnership. The public-private partnership’s aim is to make an impact on the payment models of the U.S health system considering quality and not the quantity. LAN is an initiative of HHS, and its mission is to speed up the transition process of the alternative payment models. As a partner in LAN, InnovaCare is committed to ensuring that there is progress in the goals set by taking part in the effort to collect data nationally.
Recently, the company has added some experts in its leadership to boost its operations. Each expert added has skills that can take the company to the next level of success. Among those added is Jonathan Meyers who is the chief actuary officer. Before joining InnovaCare, Jonathan served for Horizon BCBS as the director of actuarial services, Medicare and Medicaid. The other professional is Mike Sortino who is the Chief Accounting Officer. Mike has adequate experience in public accounting, insurance, and reinsurance industries. Before joining InnovaCare, he worked for HCC as the Chief Financial Officer and also for the Samsung Fire and Marine Insurance Company. Learn more about the company at Businesswire.com
Penelope Kokkinides also makes to the list of the professionals added to the leadership. With over 20 years of experience in government programs, that is, Medicare and Medicaid, she was appointed to the position of a Chief Administrative Officer at InnovaCare, Inc. Before her appointment, she served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operative Officer for Centerlight Healthcare. Her role in the healthcare was to manage the care division. Previously, she held the position of the Chief Operating Officer and the Vice President of clinical operations of InnovaCare.
Together with Penelope, Rick Shinto is another mastermind behind the success of InnovaCare health. He is the President and Chief Executive Officer of InnovaCare Health Solutions and has over 20 years’ experience in management and healthcare. Before joining InnovaCare, he served as the Corporate Vice President of Medical Management for MedPartners, which is a staffing firm in the U.S. He also became Chief Medical Officer of Cal Optima Health Plan in California, among other companies. Apart from providing solutions to healthcare, he also educates his patients on healthcare awareness and supports their families.
Visit their website at Innovacarehealth.com
From the outside looking in lip balm can seem as though it is a very nondescript affair. Many people see it as a simple way of preventing their lips from becoming chapped, particularly during the winter months. Unfortunately before the advent of the skincare and beauty company Evolution of Smooth and its game changing products many lip balm companies seemed to feel the same way. The approach to developing and designing lip balm had gone unchanged for many decades. According to Fast Company magazine the founders of EOS lip balm saw the lackluster approach that lip balm company was taking to the process of developing their products as an opportunity to create a lip balm product that was unlike anything else that was on the marketplace. Evolution of Smooth has helped to transform the lip balm and skin care market by approaching the process of creating lip balm products with an eye for understanding which customers purchase lip balm and how those customers prefer to use it.
The trend in the lip balm industry appears to be understand and market it as a gender-less product. However, as Fast Company magazine has noted, when Evolution of Smooth founders’ conducted market research to learn more about consumers’ relationships to lip balm (https://evolutionofsmooth.com/lip-balm.html) they uncovered something important. Their market research unveiled the fact that the majority of the customers who spend their money on lip balm tend to be women. They also learned more about how women actually used lip balm. They used those findings to develop the spherical, eye-catching packaging that sets their flagship product, the organic smooth sphere, apart from its competitors. The organic smooth spheres, which speak to customers’ need to have lip balm that is easy to find and easy to use, have transformed Evolution of Smooth from being an upstart in the world of drugstore beauty to becoming one of the most sought-after lip balm products in Walmart and the whole country. Fast Company reported that Evolution of Smooth sells a million organic smooth spheres every week.
Bob Reina, Founder and CEO of Talk Fusion, shares his advice of the use of video technology and the upcoming trends in his new and second article for MarTech Advisor. The article is titled, “Video Advertising Trends of 2017” that discusses how the video marketing techniques of 2016 will affect the upcoming marketing year. Reina wants to share his experience and advice to help make video the center of marketing in the future. Reina knows how important video marketing can be as the creator of the award-winning all-in-one video marketing solution.
He still pitches his own product ideas that are based on consumer trends, market analysis, and other factors. Video is a beneficial and valuable asset to marketing. Reina relies on his experience with video email in 2004. He knew his own difficulties with videos and attaching them to emails, and he found a way to streamline the process. MarTech Advisor has been his medium for sharing his advice on why and how a company can use video to enhance their marketing solutions. Reina made his first contribution to MarTech Advisor in May 2016 and also contributes to Huffington Post. His first article was titled “Video Marketing Boosts Customer Engagement and Profits” and was one of their most read articles in 2016. MarTech Advisors has 1.1 million subscribers.
Talk Fusion has been dedicated to helping their clients stand out to the competition with their innovative marketing solutions and client friendly training materials. They have the all-in-one Video Marketing solution in addition to other technologies to help companies have the edge over the competition.
In a current article in Market-wired, an expansion in exchanges identified with both stock & margin loans have been accounted for by Equities First Holdings LLC. The organization is a pioneer in financing solutions and additionally in offering shareholder optional solutions. There has been an expansion in equities loaning for individuals who may not typically meet all requirements for standard lending that depend on layaway scores. Indeed, most loaning firms have moreover limited their loaning criteria. Thus, not only did the criteria of securing a loan become hard but also interest rates are skyrocketing with the borrowing alternatives becoming minimal.
In a creative turn, stocks have been permitted as security against a loan. This is a fantastic option for those people that are looking for funding to get a business off the ground or some comparative condition. Another reason that these option loans are useful is that the loan has a settled rate all through its lifetime and entails a high loan to the value rate. After beginning its operations in 2002, the firm has offered its clients with solutions to financing issues by offering loans that are secured by traded & open market stocks. So far, Equities First has given out more than $1.4 billion since their initiation with its offices being in operation in at least nine different parts of the planet.
Equities First Holdings has a remarkable recipe that favors the stocks’ performance and likewise basing loans on as per their value. This is additionally a gain to the customer. They can show signs of improvement for their stock than they would if the loan was based on a client’s credit figures. This is a better approach for getting loans from EFH and is a much-needed refresher for some people that have been having issues attempting to obtain cash and have been unsuccessful.
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Igor is a top finance investment expert in Brazil. He has written several articles on investments in the Brazilian economy. Currently, Igor Cornelsen is working as a Bainbridge Inv Inc proprietor. Also, he has worked in several banks in Brazil in various positions before retiring in 2010. His focus is in making investments from South Florida where he currently lives.
Network with other investors on the ground
Igor Cornelsen advocates for thorough research on the internet on different businesses before investing. In Brazil 25 percent of adults are entrepreneurs. Therefore, it is easy to meet someone willing to connect.
Know the rules about bureaucracy
The market regulation and taxes can be high. Besides, one must follow some rules when hiring local labor. The government formulated the rules and regulations to protect local economy.
Igor Cornelsen suggests that one should learn all the appropriate restrictions like on foreign currency transactions before making an investment.
As much as there are barriers for foreign investors, dedication and resourcefulness help overcome them. Familiarize with local business news to get some insight on successful foreign investors on Crunchbase.
Igor Cornelsen advises that one should always be willing to learn from successes of other investors. This provides a useful framework for establishing a firm foundation for the investment. In addition, Cornelsen believes reading success stories of foreign investors make it possible for any newcomer to make big payoffs.
Any investment coming into Brazil will benefit the local economy. Igor Cornelsen took gambles before, and each paid off enormously. He believes investors should focus on the much they stand to achieve as opposed to fear.
There are many reforms championed by the government to help improve the economy. Igor Cornelsen projects that the reforms aim to increase and boost investor confidence in the country.
For instance, investment in banking industry requires one to have experience and knowledge of the market on icrowdnewswire.com. Igor notes that only worthy creditors can access lending from banks. The aim is to provide banks with security and streamline costs. Cornelsen suggests that people with less attractive credit to consider public sector banks.
According to Igor , the abundant natural resources and good infrastructure is making Brazil an ideal investment destination at https://about.me/igorcornelsen1. The country is one of the top food producers in the continent.
Located in the beautiful coastal city João Pessoa, the capital in Paraíba, holds one of the largest shopping malls in Brazil. The Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping center continues to this day to amaze and entertain its patrons daily. An ideal tourist attraction as well as local hub for great concerts, gourmet cuisines and state-of-the-art cinema, the Manaira consists of endless entertainment with a lovely view of the beach.
With a very eclectic mix of things to do, the Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping offers a fun, laid back shopping extravaganza you will never forget. The full food court, or aptly named “Gourmet Space”, houses diverse foods from steak houses, burgers, to ethnic local dishes. Inside the cinema venue, you can choose from 11 rooms equipped with modern up-to-date features. There are 3D rooms available, and VIP rooms housed with perfectly arranged seating for the best visual experience. Feast on gourmet popcorn, candies, and drinks at the cinema’s bar service. The Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping has a unique game station that is akin to an electric amusement park. There are over 200 machines for gaming and ballroom dancing in this 1800 square meter space; a site to truly see. A contemporary bowling alley is fully electronic and designed to amaze your whole entourage.
Roberto Santiago, 58, is an entrepreneur and the mastermind of the Manaira Shopping mall in João Pessoa. Born on July 16, 1958, Roberto studied business administration at Marist College Pius X. Later, he finished his schooling at the University Center of João Pessoa. He kick-started his career journey at the Cafe Santa Rosa where he initially got the idea to invest in his own cartonage company. The cartonage company manufactured decorative and utilitarian objects using a patented technique. Confident and quite shrewd in business, Mr. Santiago’s visionary has created pleasant entertainment venues that will be relevant for years to come. His main idea for the Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping is to express simply, pure entertainment, comfort and fun. Roberto also owns the Mangeira Shopping mall, one of Brazil’s contemporary shopping center located in the heart of the same city.
Vijay Eswaran is a Malaysian businessman, entrepreneur and author. He is the current executive chairman of the QI group whose headquarters are in Hong Kong. Vijay’s work experience spans many decades and the places he has worked include Canada, Australia, Europe and the US. in addition to investment and business leadership, he is also a renowned speaker on a number of subjects including religion and spirituality. He has received many awards for his outstanding record in business and philanthropy.
As stated, Vijay worked abroad for many years. When he got back to Asia, he co-founded a company that would later come to be known as the QI group. He had studied the business model of MLMs and knew that with the right guidance, they were one of the best ways to get products that could be of use to people. The company that he founded has grown into a conglomerate that deals with investments such as travel, luxury products, wellness, training and corporate events among others. The group that had very humble beginnings in Malaysia now has regional offices in Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore.
When it comes to success in business, there are certain spiritual concepts that he believes should guide a person. He published his first book about spirituality and called it ‘In the Sphere of Silence’. In this book, one of the things that he advocates for is that before any business person starts their day, they should think about sitting down and meditating for at least one hour. Other books that he has published include ‘In the Thinking Zone’ and ‘Stepping Stones’, which was published in 2010.
When it comes to philanthropy, there are many initiatives that he has taken part in. These include the RHYTHM foundation, which is a part of the QI group that deals with social responsibility. He also has a foundation back in Malaysia that was named after his father and deals with mentorship and individual contribution to needy people in the society. He is one of the most influential business people in Asia, not only because of his career success but also his efforts and successes as a life coach.
Talk Fusion has been at the top of their game this past year, and this summer included a big announcement when they redesigned their website and began their instant pay option. Talk Fusion is a leading communications company that offers an array of services that aim to make it easier for people and businesses to stay connected. Their services include video email, a mobile app, video newsletters, e-subscriptions, video auto responders, video blogging, video sharing, a fusion wall where people can connect and share their videos and see how they rank, and a way to connect and host webinars. The company has been around since 2007 and has created not only a top notch product that has been the recipient of numerous award, but also a way to change financial situations through their opportunity to become a Talk Fusion Associate. The company offers both their services and associate opportunities in over 140 countries and is still growing.
The new website the company unveiled this summer is more user friendly and showcases their exciting community and products as well as makes it easy to get support. It also promotes the exciting opportunity to work with Talk Fusion and help sell their products. Talk Fusion Associates receive exciting perks like opportunities to earn vacation packages, and a Mercedes-Benz.
Along with a newly redesigned website, Talk Fusion also launched TalkFusionInstantPay.com. This new website will offer associates access to get paid instantly for their work for the company. It will also provide them with access to an inspirational Opportunity Presentation video created by Talk Fusion CEO and founder, Bob Reina. This video shares his vision and experience with his team members and helps them find the drive and path for success. It will also give a comprehensive peek at some of the amazing functions, features, and advantages that are offered by Talk Fusion.
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Stephen Rotella is the President of StoneCastle partners, LLC, a New York Financial Service, and Cash Management company.
Recently StoneCastle announced the purchase of Intermedium Financial, an insured deposit sweep business which will include their Fin Tech platform and all related assets of InterLINKTM. The acquisition of this company will not only complement their technology-driven company but will allow them to grow and will greatly expand the options for their distribution.
StoneCastle serves the insured investment needs of its institutional clients plus they have one of the largest networks of banks in the country. This acquisition coincides with SEC and DOL pending regulatory reforms making it possible for StoneCastle to apply their financial solutions to registered investment advisors, brokerage firms and any other financial entity that is dealing with some extraordinary historic opportunities and challenges while providing growing assets and profit along with client value.
Stephen Rotella has also been, in his career, the President and Chief Operating Officer for WaMu in Seattle, J.P. Morgan as CEO for Chase Home Finance, from 1987-2005, Shearson Lehman Inc. in the Greater New York area as Vice President. He also boasts other skills such as Lending Strategic Planning, Marketing Strategy, Cash Management,and Credit Business Strategy, just to name a few
He attended the University at Albany, SUNY and got his M.B.A in Business Administration, Information Technology, and Finance from 1976-1978. Stony Brook University for a Bachelors Degree in Economics from 1971-1975.
Stephen Rotella is an active philanthropist and has been elected as the New Chairman to the Lift National Board of Directors. He has been instrumental in proving council to parents of young children to address the poverty cycle in the United States. His involvement in the community focuses on helping the underprivileged. He is also a superb artist in his own right with oil on canvas paintings.
Earning recognition from the prestigious award program, One Planet Awards, is an achievement that many professionals highly covet. One Planet Awards is a program that recognizes the world’s best innovation, leadership, new products and services, corporate performance, corporate social responsibility, CEO case studies and other milestones in all industries. To participate in the program, companies are required to submit their nominations in different categories. The judges of the award named Troy McQuagge as 2016 CEO of the Year. This award recognizes his outstanding leadership at USHEALTH Group, Inc., a Texas-based insurance holding company. The corporation offers innovative health coverage services for small business owners and self-employed persons.
Troy joined USHEALTH Group in 2010 where he developed efficient business models and strategies. He successfully re-built the company’s subsidiary, USHEALTH Advisors, an achievement that was accompanied with a promotion to serve as the president and CEO of USHEALTH Group. Since then, the company has experienced tremendous growth and profitability in the highly competitive industry of health insurance. Upon receiving the award, Troy appreciated the entire team at USHEALTH for their continuous commitment to deliver innovative solutions that are in tune with the growing needs of their customers. He has provided leadership by combining diverse talents of employees and agents to develop the most competitive and profitable insurance products.
About Troy McQuagge
Driven by a deep passion for health insurance for quality life, Troy has served in the competitive field for over 30 years. During this period, he has acquired different business skills that make his operations successful. Previously, he served as the president and CEO of HealthMarkets Agency Marketing Group. Here, he successfully led the company to achieve an annual sales volume of over $1 billion. He served the corporation for over a decade. During his tenure, Troy sharpened his skills in hiring, PR, recruiting and marketing. He has continuously exhibited innovative marketing strategies and world-class leadership skills that have earned him recognition and accolades.
In 2007, McQuagge was named the winner of Hiring and Recruiting Program of the Year by the Stevie Awards. The year 2016 was a fruitful one for Troy. He was named the Most Innovative CEO of the Year. In addition, CEO World Awards presented him with The CEO of the Year awards. USHEALTH Group is also a recipient of the 2016 Silver Stevie Award for the Field Sales Team of the Year and Sales Growth Achievement of the Year. This double recognition in the course of one year warranted USHEALTH Group a Gold Stevie Award as the Company of the Year in the Insurance category. In the same year, Golden Bridge Awards honored the company as the “Company of the Year Financial, Accounting, Banking and Insurance.”