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Sam Tabar Goes From Hedge Fund Manager to Chief Operating Officer

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Sam Tabar may be on the top of his game right now, but that climb to the top was not handed to him. His rise to chief operating officer was a combination of skill, hard work, and a determination to succeed. For the majority of Mr. Tabar’s career, he moved up the ranks in the fund management industry. Today, his peers look at him as a role model in that industry.

To begin to understand how Sam Tabar became so successful, you only need to glance at all the accomplishments on his lengthy resume. Mr. Tabar began the journey to the top by working as the head capital strategist at Merrill Lynch. While working at that position, Sam Tabar helped fund managers by providing them targeted introductions they could use for foundations, pensions, fund of funds, family offices, and endowments. Mr. Tabar was also quite instrumental in consulting on legal operations and then building back and front office teams.

Long before Sam Tabar reached the position at Merrill Lynch, he worked at Sparx Group as co-head of their marketing department. This company is still considered to be one of the largest independent funds in all of Asia-Pacific. During his time at that position, Mr. Tabar worked on every facet of their global marketing efforts.

Mr. Tabar has experience in law too, working as a very efficient lawyer for both Schulte, Roth & Zabel as well as Skadden, Arps, Meagher, Slate & Flom.

Sam Tabar made his climb to the top with hard work, determination, and a solid background of higher education. He does hold a Bachelor of Arts from Oxford as well as a Masters of Law from Columbia. He achieved both of those academics with honors, then Sam Tabar went on to work as editor of Columbia Business Law Journal.

Today, Mr. Tabar is also member of the state bar in the state of New York.

Sam Tabar has always been in the right place at the right time. Look at his private investor career, he was one of the first investors in SheThinx. This company re-invented feminine hygiene products and the industry as a whole.

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Online Reputation Is a Priority to Any Business

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Online reputation should be a priority for any business. Many companies ignore the importance of online reputation until they become victims of a bad online reputation that threatens their business.
To avoid situations that may be costly to your firm, it is crucial that you know how to manage your online reputation to keep your business services running smoothly.
To keep your online reputation, Business 2 Community http://www.business2community.com/b2b-marketing/dos-donts-online-reputation-management-01610453#BKE3mX064tKPRzYu.97 recommends a few practical steps.

1. Claim Your online profile
It is recommended that you claim your business’ online profiles on review sites such as Google or Facebook. Ensure that the email associated with the reports is regularly tracked so that customer reviews are addressed on a timely basis. Ensure that your business profile stays up to date with descriptions, contact information, and links to your website.

2. Activate social media accounts
Besides reviews, your company should have active social media accounts. Address the comments posted on your account and post all relevant information on the enterprise. Avoid fighting negative comments since they have the power to destroy your company’s reputation.

3. Respond professionally to online reviews and social media comments
Use a professional tactical response when addressing all comments and reviews. You should consider online reputation as a customer service extension. Therefore, it is critical that you show commitment while addressing the reports and observations. Ensure that your responses meet the issues of each client in the best way possible.

4. Do not fight back in case of negative review
If you someone leaves a negative review about your company, consider them as your weaknesses and work out to fix them instead of fighting back. Negative comments are a good source of business ideas.
For instance, they might point out market gaps that your company is not serving, which helps you improve your service delivery. Additionally, they provide a platform to show how you can handle your customers. Bad reviews are a customer’s honest way of informing you about your business and its brands.

5. Ask your customers to review your business
You should ask your customers to give comments about your business online. Clients will always give positive reviews when satisfied with the services received. Address them with expertise to avoid dissatisfaction which invites online defamation.

 

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Stephen P. Murray – CEO, Philanthropist, and Family Man

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Stephen Murray CCMP Capital was born in New York, on August 2, 1962. He was the Co-Founder and former CEO of CCMP (Chemical Ventures, Chase Capital, Manufacturers Hanover Capital/JP Morgan Partners), a private equity firm of New York. Mr. Murray was a 1984 Boston University grad, with an Economics degree.

He entered the Credit Analyst Training Program with the Manufacturers Hanover Corp. in 1984 and finished the program in 1989. He was also a 1989 Columbia Business School grad, with a Business Administration degree. Learn more about Stephen Murray CCMP Capital: https://www.crunchbase.com/person/stephen-p-murray#/entity

The very busy Mr. Murray then became a member of Manufacturers Hanover’s leveraged finance unit within their private equity group, which was purchased by and melded with Chemical Bank Venture Partners, in 1991. After another merger in 1996, with Chase Manhattan Corp., the company was re-named Chase Capital Partners.

In 2005 Stephen P. Murray was at the head of JP Morgan Partners’ buyout business sector. In the middle of 2006, Mr. Murray became the Co-Founder of CCMP Capital. He became the President and CEO of CCMP in 2007.

Stephen P. Murray served in many capacities as his career went through its developments into his becoming the Co-Founder and CEO of CCMP Capital in 2007, but these were not his only endeavors. He was also on the board of many well-known businesses.

A few examples are Aramark, AMC Entertainment, and Cabela’s, and Vice-Chairman of The Board at Boston College. Mr. Murray also supported many other businesses and foundations, such as Columbia Business School, Make A Wish Foundation of New York, Boston College, and many others.

Mr. Murray stepped down from his position as CEO of CCMP Capital and relinquished his title to Mr. Greg Brenneman, who had been the second in command. He left his position because of an illness which took his life only a month later (8/2/62 – 3/12/2016).

Mr. Stephen Murray was only 52 years old when he passed away and he leaves his wife, Tami Murray, four sons, and many other family members and friends, including those he worked with at CCMP Capital. Stephen Murray was a kind and giving man and a great businessman. He is, and will continue to be, missed by many.

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How Does Andy Wirth See The California Drought Affecting Ski Resorts?

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Andy Wirth paid a visit to KCRW Radio on the same day I was driving through the area on our annual vacation. I was happy to stay tuned to listen to Press Play with Madeleine Brand, and her hard-hitting interview with Andy showed that he understands how the environment affects California. This article explains the impression I got from Andy in the interview, and it shows why the drought hurts all areas of the state outside of the deserts.

#1: How Does A Drought Affect Snowfall?

Snowfall in the Lake Tahoe area is critical to ski season. Skiers cannot ski the slopes they are accustomed to visiting if there is no precipitation, and a drought sucks all the moisture out of the air. There is no moisture free to move into the mountains, and Andy shared that his own ski resorts are having much shorter snow seasons.

#2: What Can Be Done To Stem The Drought?

The California drought has a stranglehold on every citizen of the state, but the ski towns near Lake Tahoe are often forgotten because it is such an affluent. Citizens in California are often not aware that it will not snow for weeks at a time due to the drought, and the communities near Lake Tahoe lose millions in revenue because skiing is not available.

#3: How Does Andy Wish To Find A Solution?

Andy Wirth prefers to seek out a solution in collaboration with the people of California. Andy Wirth wants to convince all Californians to do their part to help stop the drought, and he wishes to explain to Californians small things they may do to help. Snow will not start falling immediately, but a conservationist bent from the people of California may help shorten the drought.

Andy Wirth is quite convincing in his portrayal of the California drought as an all-encompassing problem. He is quite concerned about the ski hotels he owns near Lake Tahoe, but he does not want Californians to lose sight of how bad the drought has been for them. Coming together to solve the problem is the abiding wish in Andy’s heart.

Click the links below to learn more about Andy Wirth:

http://squawalpine.com/explore/blog/andy-wirth-elected-chairman-reno-tahoe-regional-air-service-corporation
www.kcrw.com/people/andy-wirth

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KCTV5 Discusses Senior Communities And Their Standards

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Manse on Marsh is a gorgeous senior community that offers to house seniors of the Arroyo Grande area. This facility offers many amenities to the people that come to live here. The Manse has individual apartments and suites for the people that are looking for their independence but like someone will be checking in on them. When you come to tour the facility you will be able to tour the different types of rooms and suites or flats available. Each of these has their own decorations and designs. You can bring in some of your own things to make a flat more like home. Comforters, blankets, pillows, pictures, and trinkets to start. If you get a flat with a kitchen you can bring in some of your own dishes. Living at the Manse on Marsh gives you the ability to enjoy life but still have someone to check in on you to make sure you are ok. The sense of security makes facility living grande.

Manse on Marsh offers people the ability to bring their own vehicles and use them. If a resident checks in that does not have a drivers license it is ok. The Manse offers shuttle or transportation to venues of interest such as doctors appointments and shopping. The Manse also offers housekeeping and laundry services. Seniors living in the facility will feel like millionaires. Stepping into the dining room of this beautiful facility will make any resident happy. Dining at the Manse is like dining in a 5-star restaurant. The service and food are divine. The Manse on Marsh was recently named one of the top communities according to the story by KCTV5. The Manse surely deserves the recognition.

Assisted Living and Senior communities are all over the United States. Some are great and some should not be in business.  Most of the information is from state survey individuals or from the people involved with the facility. Family members are good people to consult and ask about facilities. Spot visits and tours help people to see what is going on behind the scenes. When you visit the Manse you will always be in the greatest facilities in the nation.  But if you want more proof, just look at the real Yelp reviews from real people.

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Jose Manuel Gonzalez is working hard for positive change in Venezuela, even as the country grapples with very challenging problems. He does not believe in applying useless bandaid solutions. This is what makes him such a good member of the National Assembly

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Jose Manuel Gonzalez is working hard for positive change in Venezuela, even as the country grapples with very challenging problems. He does not believe in applying useless band-aid solutions. This is what makes him such a good member of the National Assembly and gained him the respect of countless people throughout Venezuela.

Gonzalez believes the rampant populism that overran the previous Venezuelan government has resulted in the country’s ruin. He believes most of the politicians are incompetent. He points out that there have been proposals, such as a huge wage increase, which are pipe dreams that have no economic structure to support them.

He has long served in the area of agriculture as a very successful businessman. He has not originally considered even dabbling in politics. It was friends, family, and his community that promoted him to get more involved in changes needed in the dictatorial and dysfunctional government. Gonzalez is the President of FEDECAMARAS and Guárico State National Assembly deputy. He has long battled for reform and an end to government corruption.

Because of government bungles, the country’s agriculture is in a very bad situation. Embargoes against the oppressive government have elevated the importance of locally-grown and produced food. Yet at the same time, a farming industry that used to produce 300,000 tons of corn, 500,000 tons of rice, and other produce is now not even able to produce enough to feed everyone. The government denies that there is any problem in food production, or at least they claim that it is not their problem to deal with. Smugglers, black marketeers, and rampant crime plague the country. Protection crime syndicates force farmers to pay large sums to them.

The blame is laid squarely at the feet of the dysfunctional, repressive, oppressive, and ineffectual way that the National Assembly is allowed to operate, according to Gonzalez. He says their bungling and corruption prevents the people from every actually being represented. He has called for everyone to work together to find and implement solutions, and not to continue superstitious and flaky quick fixes.

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VTA Resources Help Consumers to Achieve Goals and Wealth

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Achieving goals can be difficult. Everyone has them, and sometimes they seem too big to achieve. Negative critics come along and tell these goal seekers that it is impossible. The biggest obstacle to a goal being achieved is a plan. VTA provides a template to achieve this goal, and any goal seeker can fill out their own details.

Stay positive and focused on the goal. Positive people will help to foster that drive to achieve the goal. Starting a business? A successful business can supply a person with all the money they need, but first, they need to research and prepare for it. Make sure that all assets are watched, profits are reinvested, and liabilities are managed. Through hard work and dedication, a business can be successful. Have confidence is the key.

VTA publications offers a variety of resources on topics, such as finance and business. WealthWave is another resource in finding and achieving the desired wealth. This resource written by Jim Hunt directly discussed how wealth works in America. He writes about the nature of wealth and how people who are wealth earned it. This resource is invaluable for someone seeking to earn and maintain their true capital. WealthWave discusses how anyone can be wealthy with the right steps and information.  Check out MoreMoneyReview for more information.

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The Importance of Advertising With a Business

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Advertising is very crucial to the success of a business. In fact, many amazing businesses fail and many great products don’t sell because of a lack of good advertising. Marketing is a large part of a successful business. The only thing is coming up with an advertising campaign that is going to compel customers to buy the product or service.

In the online world, optimization is a large part of coming up with an advertising campaign that is going to bring traffic to the company. Fortunately, companies like White Shark Media are offering to help business owners with their advertising campaigns.

White Shark Media is one particular company that is qualified to offer evaluations to the advertising campaigns. White Shark Media itself is all about making improvements. It accepts feedback from clients and makes needed improvements to their services. Learn more about White Shark Media Review: https://experts.shopify.com/white-shark-media-inc

Among the pieces of feedback include the effectiveness of ad campaigns, communications, and tools for analysis. White Shark Media has taken the concerns of their clients into consideration. Now their new model of business involves including their clients in every aspect of the setting up of the campaign. After all, the marketer needs to know how to market their products and services so that they will experience greater success.

The specialists at White Shark Media Review have enough experience with setting up an effective ad campaign on AdWords that they are able to evaluate the ad campaigns of anyone that has is already running a campaign. They also offer evaluation services to people who have yet to start an AdWords campaign. Clients will get better insight on what they need to do in order to bring about a successful ad campaign.

White Shark Media is very effective in advertising because they have a vision of the goal. They understand what it would take to get customers interested in the product and services being offered.

They also understand that one of the most important aspects of marketing is going where audiences are very likely to develop an interest in the products and services offered. Targeted audiences are very important. They have the highest conversion rate.

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Brian Bonar: The CEO with a Plan

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I don’t know about you, but I sure am getting tired of all of the negative stories out there and the negative publicity. It seems like the world is filled with cynicism and negativity. However, one person is trying to help change that and that person is Brian Bonar, the Chairman and CEO of Dalrada Financial Corporation. He was recently honored with the great Cambridge Who’s Who® Executive of the Year in Finance award.

This is an award he will cherish for quite sometime, that is for sure. It is not every day you receive an award like this. In fact, only two men and two women receive it. In order to get it, you must have done something special. Every day, Brian Bonar is doing something outside-the-box and I know the future is bright for him and his company.

If you look back on his career, you see almost 30 years of professional management experience in the financial sector. This means, he has seen the good times in finance and the bad. He has stuck around through all of them and come out better from them. He is an experienced individual and he uses that experience to guide him in the present and most importantly, in the future. Learn more about Brian Bonar: http://www.dalrada.com/board_directors.shtml and http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/brian-bonar-receives-professional-networking-communitys-highest-honor-98913914.html

He knows that the sky is the limit for his company because he has an open mind, he’s experienced, and he’s always willing to help out his fellow employees. In fact, many of them help him and that is what makes him a great CEO. He knows when to listen, when to step up, when to back off, and how to handle everything and anything that is thrown the way of his company.

One of the things they look at when giving out this award is leadership qualities. It’s hard to find a better leader than Brian Bonar. He is a tireless worker that doesn’t rest until he gets the results that his clients and customers are looking for when they put their trust in him.

He also has a non-stop motor that doesn’t quit. He has a high moral fiber and always believes in telling his clients the way it is, not just what they want to hear.

He is also all about being positive and looking for solutions. When something comes up, he doesn’t see it as a negative or a problem. He sees it as a chance to look for a solution and turn a negative into a positive. His attitude, hard work, and loyalty have served him well throughout his entire career. He hasn’t had this longevity by accident. If you aren’t good at your job, you will be replaced. He has had it by doing a good job, each and every day.

Click the following links to read more:

TREP Brian Bonar Insider Trades for Trucept Inc
All About Brian Bonar, Leader and Executive

 

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Eric Pulier Helps Kids With Technology

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Eric Pulier makes sure that people are going to be able to have the technology they need to assist them with life, and he is making it easy for these people to get the help that is needed for their situation. The situations that people are in usually require them to get some technology that will be most helpful for them, and Eric Pulier has created a lot of things that are going to help people get ahead in life.

There are education technology products that Eric Pulier has been hoping to give to the public, and he has advocated for the kids who are most in need of help. The kids who are in need of special services are going to be able to get the help that they need, and the kids who are trying to learn in an environment that is not made for them will learn a lot more when they are working with someone like Eric Pulier.

Pulier also started Starbright World to help kids with major illnesses talk to each other, and it helped the families give these kids an outlet that is going to help them feel their best. These kids are going to have an outlet that is going to help them talk to people just like them, and Eric Pulier had advocated for further help for these kids. The kids that Eric Pulier fights for are going to be able to have better lives because of the technology that he has created, and he is going to keep creating new items for everyone who is in need.

The people who are most in need have been helped by Eric many times over, and he has been making life easy for everyone who is the most in need. It is something that people need because they want to feel in control of their lives, and they always have the right kinds of technology by Eric Pulier that are going to change their lives. He has worked with people and communities who are most in need of help with their children and educational technology.

Additional Links on Eric Pulier:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Pulier