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Stock Performance Review on REIT Industry — Independence Realty Trust, AGNC Investment, American Campus Communities, and Mid-America Apartment Communities

2017-10-06

If you want a Stock Review on IRT, AGNC, ACC, or MAA then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. On Thursday, the NASDAQ Composite ended the day at 6,585.36, up 0.78%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.50% higher, to finish at 22,775.39; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,552.07, marginally gaining 0.56%. Gains were broad based as seven out of nine sectors finished the trading session in green. DailyStockTracker.com has initiated research reports on the following REIT – Residential stocks: Independence Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: IRT), AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ: AGNC), American Campus Communities Inc. (NYSE: ACC), and Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE: MAA). Daily...

Roland Bolduc Crowned National Truck Driving Championships Bendix Grand Champion

2017-08-13

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, American Trucking Associations announced Roland Bolduc as the Bendix Grand Champion of the 2017 National Truck Driving Championships. “With an impressive showing this week, Roland Bolduc emerged as the leader of the field and is taking home our industry’s top prize,” said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. “On behalf of ATA and the entire trucking community, I want to thank the strong field of competitors for participating in these championships and practicing safety every day on our nation’s highways. Your commitment to excellence makes us proud to be in the trucking industry.” To clinch the esteemed title of 2017 Bendix Grand Champion, Bolduc’s driving accuracy and knowledge of truck safety surpassed the more than 420 other state champion professional truck drivers competing in all vehicle classes in Orlando, Florida this week.   Bolduc, who also took home the Sleeper Berth...

Herbalife Nutrition Congratulates Heather Jackson, Winner of IRONMAN 70.3 Steelhead

2017-08-13

“I am so happy with how today went at the Ironman 70.3 Steelhead race. It’s always an absolute honor to cross the line first, but for me, today was another stepping stone in my progress towards the IRONMAN World Championships and I’m excited with where my fitness is,” said Heather Jackson. “Training for the world championships is a daily commitment starting with my training and nutrition, which is so important and I am thankful for the support I receive from my sponsor, Herbalife Nutrition, for always making sure I have the proper nutrition I need to cross the finish line.” Jackson, who trains in Bend, Oregon, completed it with a time of 4 hours, 16 minutes and 57 seconds. Most recently, she finished first in her division at IRONMAN’s 70.3 Calgary, Chattanooga and Peru triathlons. “We applaud Heather Jackson on another tremendous win leading up to the IRONMAN World Championship,” said Rich Goudis, Chief Executive Officer, Herbalife Nutrition.  “Her...

Audio Description to Allow the Blind To ‘See’ the Total Eclipse

2017-08-11

    WASHINGTON, DC, August 11, 2017 — The Audio Description Project, an initiative of the American Council of the Blind (ACB), along with the Mid-Tennessee Council of the Blind, the Tennessee School for the Blind and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center, announces an opportunity for blind people worldwide to experience the upcoming total eclipse of the sun. On Monday afternoon, August 21, at exactly 1:27 p.m. (CDT), the sun above Nashville, TN will disappear from view. The sky will go completely dark. But through the use of succinct, imaginative and vivid language — audio description — the event will be accessible to the millions of people who are blind or have low vision, or anyone who wishes to experience a verbal version of the visual. Between 1 and 2 p.m. (CDT) on August 21, Dr. Joel Snyder will host “A Total Eclipse — Audio Described!” on ACB Radio. Snyder, the director of ACB’s Audio Description Project, will present an...

BOLDplanning Inc. Announces Hiring of Mark Maslakowski as Chief Technology Officer

2017-08-10

BOLDplanning Inc. Announces Hiring of Mark Maslakowski as Chief Technology Officer Nashville, TN, August 10, 2017– BOLDplanning Inc., the leader in online solutions for Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) and Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP), announced today the addition of Mark Maslakowski to its team as Chief Technology Officer. Maslakowski has a deep background in leading development teams for solutions that function in demanding environments. Before joining BOLDplanning, Maslakowski held development leadership responsibilities in companies such as Tractor Supply Company, Kirkland’s, Dollar General, Mercury Gate, and OHL. In announcing the addition of Maslakowski to the team, Fulton Wold, BOLDplanning’s Chief Executive Officer said, “We have big plans for our emergency planning, business continuity, and hazard mitigation solutions to continue making them even more user-friendly and powerful. Adding someone...

Ocular Announces Investment From Pasadena Angels To Further Develop DAX™ – The First Camera To Combat Drug And Alcohol-Impaired Driving
Ocular Announces Investment From Pasadena Angels To Further Develop DAX™ – The First Camera To Combat Drug And Alcohol-Impaired Driving

2017-08-10

Today’s announcement reinforces our commitment to develop and bring to market the tools that police officers and prosecutors need to keep impaired drivers off the road and save lives. Pasadena, CA August 10, 2017 — Ocular Data Systems, Inc., creators of DAX™ Evidence Recorder, has closed on a new bridge round of funding with the Pasadena Angels. The investment enables Ocular to further develop DAX™, a groundbreaking handheld camera that specially aids law enforcement in manually testing and recording eye movements and responses. These critical signs of drug and alcohol impairment or medical conditions, not typically picked up by dash or body cameras, can be used by prosecutors as court admissible audio-video evidence of impaired...

Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges A US Navy Aircraft Carrier or Submarine Veteran to Call for On-The-Spot Access to The Nation’s Most Skilled Lawyers for Compensation Outcomes
Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges A US Navy Aircraft Carrier or Submarine Veteran to Call for On-The-Spot Access to The Nation’s Most Skilled Lawyers for Compensation Outcomes

2017-08-09

    NEW YORK, NY, August 09, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, “We are the top ranked source in the nation when it comes to the best possible financial compensation for US Navy Veterans who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma because of asbestos exposure on an aircraft carrier or submarine. “A Navy Veteran with confirmed mesothelioma who wants to receive the best possible financial compensation is doing themselves and incredible injustice by hiring anything less than the nation’s most capable and skilled mesothelioma attorneys who specialize in assisting Navy Veterans. Contact us anytime at 800-714-0303 and let’s have a free look at your time served in the Navy and see what your claim might be worth. It doesn’t hurt to simply ask.” http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com The Mesothelioma Compensation...

Agency Spotter Releases Top Branding Agencies Report: August 2017
Agency Spotter Releases Top Branding Agencies Report: August 2017

2017-08-07

The Top 20 Branding Agencies Report evaluates more than 2,000 branding agencies and design firms based on their credentials, focus and expertise in branding, client feedback, and project work. This report takes a broad look at branding agencies who specialize in branding, brand identity, naming, and brand standards. Press Release – updated: Aug 7, 2017 08:00 EDT ATLANTA, USA, August 7, 2017 – ​​​Agency Spotter publishes the Top Branding Agencies Quarterly Report that ranks more than 2,000 branding agencies based on their competitive portfolio, agency work and client reviews. In the new edition of the Top Branding Agencies Report, 11 agencies made the report for the first time with six new agencies cracking...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Stresses That a Diagnosed Automotive Factory Worker with Mesothelioma Should Call to Avoid the Attorney Merry Go Round and Less Compensation
Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Stresses That a Diagnosed Automotive Factory Worker with Mesothelioma Should Call to Avoid the Attorney Merry Go Round and Less Compensation

2017-08-07

    NEW YORK, NY, August 07, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We are urging an automotive factory worker who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma or their immediate family members to call us anytime at 800-714-0303. We want to ensure people like this have on-the-spot access to some of the nation’s top mesothelioma attorneys who are craftsmen when it comes to getting their clients the best mesothelioma financial compensation outcomes. “The last thing we want to see happen to a person with this rare cancer is to get placed with what we refer to as an “Assembly line mesothelioma law firm” that may not spend the time to get the best possible financial results for their clients as we would like to discuss. It is attention to detail and superior full-time mesothelioma attorneys that typically generate the best possible financial compensation settlements. At all costs-we want to make certain a diagnosed person does not unknowingly...

Arthur S. Walters, MD Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who
Arthur S. Walters, MD Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

2017-08-07

    NASHVILLE, TN, August 07, 2017 — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Dr. Arthur S. Walters a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Walters celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. Since 2008, Dr. Walters has served as a full-time professor of neurology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tenn., continuing the research he began as a young physician in movement disorders and sleep disorders. He was inspired by his mother’s side of the family, composed of creative...

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