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Driving Wealth Preservation and Asset Management through Richard Blair of Wealth Solutions

Richard Blair is a highly certified independent financial advisor with over 20 years’ experience in the financial advisory services section. He is the founder and Chief Investment Officer at Wealth Solutions, a provider of customized and alternate investment options, retirement and wealth management strategies under the Registered Investment Advisory, RIA platform.

Wealth solutions first undertake a deep client research and analysis to understand their financial position and create a financial proposal. Client’s expectations, goals, and concerns are addressed. Secondly, a market analysis helps determine the best financial strategy that preserves and grows client’s wealth and assets. Thirdly, products to meet these customers’ needs are implemented including annuities, long-term care, and life insurance. Mr. Blair offers comprehensive financial and investment solutions to families and small business owners to achieve financial freedoms and goals.

Market fluctuations are a real threat to your wealth and retirement savings. Sound financial strategies must be able to adapt and stay as dynamic as the financial markets they operate in. Through Wealth Solutions, Mr. Blair is able to leverage identified opportunities and mitigate against risk, thereby safeguarding and growing client investments.

Clear continual communications with clients and associates are essential in delivering revolutionary products that improve people’s lives. There is a great benefit to working with a local community in that constant communications including calls and meetings are easier to handle and economical. Long-term relationships thrive from regular consultation and great performing products.

Richard Blair has consolidated skills and expertise. He is highly certified with six accredited industry certifications. Specifically, these are; the Certified Income Specialist (CIS); Certified Annuity Specialist (CAS); Certified Estate and Trust Specialist (CES); Certified Tax Specialist (CTS); Certified Fund Specialist (CFS); and Retired Income Certified Professional (RICP).

According to Bright Scope, the proof is there to see that Richard Blair Wealth Solutions takes his work seriously. Having the right qualifications to handle the financial markets is key to the success of your engagements. Experience means you have had the opportunity to face many problems in the past in one form or another and are thus better prepared to cope with future changes in the industry.

Being an independent financial advisor means that he is not overly affiliated to any single brand and can, therefore, be in a position to offer better options.

Jericho and Pattiz taking podcasts to another level

Are you afraid of the dark? Have you ever feared being abducted by aliens? Has a nightmare ever shot you out of bed in the middle of the night? Have you ever seen a shadowy figure that has left you trembling, fearful of where to plant your next step?


Well, we’ve got the podcast for you. It’s called, “Beyond Darkness,” and it’s all about UFOs and aliens, ghosts and goblins, demons and cherubs, miracles, spells, and death wishes. The podcast will be hosted by Dave Schrader and Tim Dennis. The two are veterans of the supernatural world and the podcast industry. Schrader comes to his post as a prominent author and radio host. Dennis, meanwhile, has led a long and successful career as a radio host.


The two will interview guests and debate experts on paranormal and otherworldly phenomena. The podcast will be part of the famed PodcastOne Network, the home of Chris Jericho’s podcast.


Jericho, a former WWE star, recently explained how thrilled he was to add the Beyond Darkness podcast to the PodcastOne roster. He did advise listeners to be cautious, however. They might start suffering nightmares, after all.


While Jericho might be a star of the network, the true inspiration of the network comes from another man who has long dominated his industry just as Chris Jericho has dominated the WWE ring: Norman Pattiz.


Pattiz, the original founder of the network, today serves as its Executive Chairman. In a recent statement to the media, he lauded Chris Jericho as the network’s MVP. He went on to say that the network’s goal was always to expand outside of the wrestling world, and develop a stranglehold on the podcast industry in general. That’s where Beyond Darkness, which will debut a new episode every Monday, comes into the picture.


Pattiz founded the network in 2012, after working in the radio industry for 40 years. His network has grown by leaps and bounds since it entered the fray. Today, it’s the country’s largest advertiser-supported podcast network. Aside from Jericho’s podcast, it also hosts those of such celebrities as Neil Strauss, Jay Mohr, and Dr. Drew, along with Adam Carolla.


Podcasts are much like radio shows and, long-term, the radio industry seems to be migrating over to podcasting. Unlike radio shows, listeners can download podcasts and listen to them whenever they want. The podcast hosts, moreover, have much greater freedom as to what they can discuss.

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Helane Morrison Making Earth a Better Place

Helane Morrison is a lawyer who has been deeply focused on directing the enforcement program of the Exchange and Securities Commissions in San Francisco District Office. She is currently serving as an office administrator and vows to never relent with the office’s aggressive agenda. Her promotion was recently announced by the SEC chairman Arthur Levitt. She is privileged to be the first woman to work as a district’s chief.


Helane Morrison said in an interview that in the past few years, she had worked successfully with the enforcement officials to strengthen their impact and presence. Being the head of the office, she is eager to keep the momentum going. Being forty-six years old, she will be tasked with managing both the examination and enforcement programs that fall within the San Francisco office’s jurisdiction. She is set to cover a substantial part of the United States like Oregon, Washington, Northern California, Alaska, Montana, northern Nevada and Idaho.


David Bayless, the previous San Francisco’s office administrator, had served in that capacity for five years and volunteered to step down. He was offered a contract at the Morrison and Foerster law firm as a partner in San Francisco.


Morrison joined SEC in late 1996 and has presided over several investigations. Her major investigation was the one that ended up in the Republic Securities of New York facing enforcement actions. She has also been involved in stock brokerage firms and arbitrations defending brokers in suits presented by her clients. She was then a partner and major director of a San Francisco firm of Howard, Canady, Falk, Rabkin and Nemerovski.


Morrison was a bright student and a school leader. She graduated from Boalt Hall School of Law which is located at UC-Berkeley. She immediately began her career as the clerk to the United States Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun. Her dedication to perfection was evident from the first day.


Only a few women have ever managed to be administrators within SEC, this includes;

  • Valerie Caproni, Pacific Region in Los Angeles administrator.
  • Mary Keefe, Midwest Region in Chicago administrator.
  • Carmen Lawrence, Northeast Region in New York City administrator.


With the increase of workloads, the employees of the San Francisco District Office have multiplied by two to deal with both examination and enforcement activities. The examination employees deal with records and books of registered entities like brokerage firms, mutual funds and investment advisors. Enforcement workers investigate and prosecute people who fraud investors.


Sujit Choudhry: Leading Expert In Constitutional Law

Comparative law is the study of the different legal systems across the world. It involves the study of the differences and similarities in common law, socialist law, civil law, Canon law, and religious laws of different cultures. This study of law includes the analysis of foreign legal systems and the importance of this analysis has grown significantly in the present age with the growth of economic globalization, democratization, and internationalism.

This study of law began in the 18th century, with Montesquieu given the title of being its founding father. Comparative law was taken even further by Sir Henry Maine, whose works on legal institutions in primitive societies and discussions on legal traditions were widely read. Rudolf Schlesinger brought the study to the United States, where he taught Comparative Law at Cornell Law School.

Comparative law is used to gather deeper knowledge of effected legal systems, to help perfect legal systems, and can contribute to unification of legal systems. This study has branched off into many disciplines like constitutional law, comparative civil law, comparative administrative law, comparative criminal law, and comparative commercial law. All of these disciplines work together to help show how constitutive elements differ and how they combine to create a system.

Sujit Choudhry is a leading expert on comparative constitutional law and has years of experience as an advisor to constitution building processes in places like Libya, Jordan, South Africa, Nepal, Egypt, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, and Tunisia.

His research has addressed many issues including constitutional design in divided societies, design as a tool to manage transitions to peaceful politics, decentralization and secession, language policy, and basic methodological questions.

Choudhry is an accomplished author, with extensive writings on Canadian constitutional law. He has over ninety published articles, reports, and working papers. He has been published by renowned places such as Cambridge and Oxford. He is currently a member of the Executive Committee of ICONS, the International Society of Public Law. He also sits on the Board at organizations like the International Journal of Constitutional Law, the Cambridge Studies in Constitutional Law, and the Constitutional Court Review.

He is also the Founding Director of the Center for Constitutional Transitions. This helps to mobilize knowledge and supports constitution building by creating and leading networks of experts to lend evidence-based policy options to practitioners. The Center for Constitutional Transitions partners with international organizations. He is also a consultant at the World Bank Institute at the United Nations Development Program and is a member of the United Nations Mediation Roster.

Oncotarget ranked in SCImago’s Top 50 oncology journals

Oncotarget ends the year 2016 ranked in the Top 50 oncology journals, as rated by the SCImago Journal & Country Rank. SCImago develops its publicly available rankings from Scopus data. It ranks journals on each scholarly topic. Oncotarget placed 35th of the 322 oncology journals.

Oncotarget, an open-access multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal, publishes online weekly issues. Its publisher, Impact Journals, says the journal’s ultimate goal is “life without disease.” It tries to help science fulfill that goal by:
– quickly disseminating scientific results,
– providing insightful peer review,
– blurring disciplinary and specialty divides,
– linking the fields of biomedical science,
– fostering application of clinical and basic science in disease control.

Oncotarget’s performance on since its introduction in 2010 encouraged Impact to launch journal sections on topics besides oncology. It opened paper submissions for future sections in the areas of:
– cardiology,
– cell & mol biology,
– endocrinology,
– gerotarget/aging,
– immunology/microbiology,
– metabolism,
– neuropathology/neuroscience,
– pharmacology.
All sections follow the same submission procedures.

The journal features two editors-in-chief, Andrei V. Gudkov and Mikhail V. Blagosklonny, both doctors at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY. Blagosklonny also serves as editor-in-chief of Cell Cycle and as associate editor of Am J Pathology, Autophagy, Cancer Biol Ther, Cancer Res, Cell Death Differ, Int J Cancer, and PLOS ONE. Gudkov co-founded Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. and Tartis, Inc. He focuses his research in the areas of drug discovery, gene discovery, and molecular targets for cancer treatment at

According to BIOXBIO, Oncotarget has an impact factor of 5.008 for 2015/2016 with 10,452 total cites. A journal’s impact factor indicates the frequency of citations of its articles during a given year. A higher impact factor indicates scholarly importance of the journal on Oncotarget received an impact factor of 4.784 in 2011, the first year it was ranked.

The Prodigious Lefkofsky’s Start-up Project: Tempus

Eric Lefkofsky is an entrepreneur as well as a liberal person who has carried out many charitable activities on behalf of the community in Chicago. He has co-founded and successfully headed several companies including Lightbank, Groupon, Echo Global Logistics, Media Ocean as well as InnerWorkings. Most of his endeavors seek to embrace and implement the latest technology to bring out the best.

Most of his humanitarian works get done through the charitable trust he and his wife Liz started in the year 2006, Lefkofskys’ Family Foundation. Through it, they have been able to support and improve the quality of life of the people in Chicago by promoting education, health, art and culture, technology as well as human rights protection. One of the greatest start-up project that Lefkofsky has invested in and which brings out his philanthropic being and love for other was through Tempus.

Eric Lefkofsky is a co-founder and the CEO of the technology company, Tempus which was created with the aim of battling cancer. Use of latest and advanced technology is what makes the mission of Tempus to be achieved because it helps physicians to provide personalized care to cancer patients. They do this through the artificial intelligence provided by the machine learning platforms. Through the services offered by the company the physicians gets the required and accurate data about a patient so as to make real-time decisions based on the data received. Tempus aims at providing a massive database where the doctors can be referring to before treating other patients.

For data analytics, Tempus uses deep machine learning as well as genomic sequencing to as to get the real information on every patient’s tumor. It also provides the doctors with phenotypic, molecular and therapeutic intuitions within the clinical setting so that they can deliver the best standard of care to the patients. Tempus’ analytic platform enables all the physicians to intensely understand the patient’s cancer by collecting and analyzing massive genomic data through the use of proprietary algorithms. Through this analysis and the combination of other patients with same molecular profiles, the doctors can give a personalized treatment such as therapies that are approved by FDA.

The results gotten from the dynamic analysis can then be validated through the use of Vitro and in Vivo Patient-derivative biological models before they are clinically deployed. Tempus applies independent as well collaborative testing with doctors and researchers so as to develop an automated cell-culture technology that helps build a report about the patient’s cancer condition. The report also details the information to be used by the physician to develop a personalized care plan and treatment for the patient.

Tempus might be the long awaited solution for cancer treatment and through the technology applied the cancer patients might as well be helped to live longer. Lefkofsky believes in the risk that will make a difference to the lives of the victims of the deadly disease, cancer.

UK Vintners’ Best Wines for this Holiday

The holiday season his here. It is time to relax and maybe drink your favorite wine brand. You don’t have to go back to the regular brand you are used to. Time to switch things has come. You probably are lazy to go looking for another wine brand that will get you hooked.

Well, UKV PLC has eased this for you. You don’t have to spend time looking for another wine brand. UKV PLC’s team of wine consultants have worked together to come up with a list of the best five wines you could go for this holiday. The company specializes in acquisition and distribution of some of the finest wines in the world. Their experience in the wine sector is unparalleled. UKV’s list of the best wines for the 2016 holidays is listed below.

1. Beychevelle from 2008
The Saint-Julien appellation is the owner of this brand. The 2008 wine is amazing. It combines the desired taste of fruits such as raspberry and cranberry with a softness that makes it unique. Its manufacturers created the brand with intentions that it is consumed within the first 15 years after it is bottled.

2. D’Yquem 2009
Spices included in this wine blend very well. They include sweet spiced pears, honey, apricot and many other spices. They have been combined in small quantities to come up with a soft and sweet white wine. UK Vintners recommend that you take the wine with any Christmas dessert. The wine is made in Graves, France, by a company that has been in business for over 400 years. .

3. Montrose 1998
UK Vintners ranks this wine as the best in St. Estephe region. Made from Merlot grapes, plum and black cherry aromas, the wine specialists recommend it for New Year’s Eve celebrations.

4. Ducru Beaucaillou 2005
The 2005 bottle has currently fully matured and bears optimal flavor and color. The quality of the wine is unquestionable as the company that manufactures it, Saint-Julien from France, has been doing so for a long time, and has mastered the art of wine making.

5. Pichon Baron 1998
If you like your wine very natural, then this is the wine to go for. With hints of black currants, charcoal and sweet tasty oak, the wine’s flavor is unmatched. Cabernet blended with Merlot and sauvignon has also been added to it.
The above specific years have been chosen as the bottles of wine made then have matured well right now. This makes them suitable for consumption this holiday.

UK Vintners PLC is a wine distributor that works together with a lot of wine dealers. In the many years that the company has been in the business, it has acquired an unmatched experience compared to many other wine dealers. With this, it has interacted and worked with a huge number of merchants including wine brokers and traders. Apart from supply and investment, the wine company acts as a wine broker for companies or individuals that are looking to sell investment quality wine in the UK. One can learn more about the company from their official website.

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The Path to Selecting the Right Event Planners in NYC

Event planning can be overwhelming. Circumstances may very well make a hard job even harder. Imaging having to put together a major event in a major city such as New York on very short notice. Doing so might prove impossible. A better plan for organizers would be to check out the top event planning companies in NYC. Hiring an event planner to put things together is the right direction to go in. Selecting an event planner does require a bit of thought. Being careful with the selection is going to make the right company is hired for the job.

Conveying helpful information to the event planner is necessary or else the planner is not going to know what to plan. Seriously thinking about what is wanted from the look and style of the event is necessary. Conveying preferences in general terms to the event planner allows the planner to do his/her best job. Be sure to examine how much money is available for the event. Under-budgeting is going to ruin any grand designs for how the event should come off.

Once some thought has going into putting together the event, the time arrives to call the event planning company. Picking up the phone and calling an event planner is not something to do without careful and critical thought. Performing vital research into the services offered and the reputation of the company is an absolute must.

Twenty Three Layers is a perfect example of an equally perfect service. Of the many event planners in NYC, Twenty Three Layers offers among the most diverse array of services at reasonable prices. The experts who work for Twenty Three Layers are more than capable of assisting clients with all their needs and requirements. The company even offers workshops on topics related to event planning.

Once the event planner has been selected and things are in motion, clients should not become too passive when dealing with the event planner. Stay on top of the planning work and review all the details. Doing so ensures everything stays on the right path and the event becomes something everyone is ultimately thrilled with.

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Raj Fernandos: Changing the Way We Get Information

In a crowded environment for websites on the internet, professional networking tools, company rating forums, social sharing, online surveys, and the automated annual reviews are all in the web. All other feedback mechanisms are also contained in the internet of things. There is always another, greatest and latest, platform that promises confidential and private network for daily life and business information. For every way you look, there seems to be a private solution to your daily and business needs.

However, let’s look at security. What about the guaranteed reliability? Let’s look at the methods in solicit information. However, let’s not look at how information is affected, but to gain an immense sight of the situation.

When Raj Fernando founded Chopper Trading Company, he knew that his company would never be better than the people working. For this reason, he embarked on creating a premium that would build a vibrant and vigorous workforce from the ground. He believed in an inspired and motivated workforce. He, therefore, decided to empower and encourage his workforce to solicited reliable information from their performance peers and aptitudes to develop a lifetime career for their individual benefit.

The free flow of information exchange became the blood of the company. Chopper Trading Company grew to success. As much as it worked for the enterprise, it can also work for you. For this day, the world has more opportunity to use the global networking power and real-time engagement to better themselves. However, it is of little worth unless we know we are receiving credible intelligence. For this matter, we must work harder to ensure we have the correct information. We need to know what we want, and not what others want.

Therefore, we must take it as a challenge. Moreover, Raj Fernando’s team is committed to overhauling information sharing mechanisms systematically. The company has all it takes to overturn the best information possible. They offer privacy and credibility to your information. For this reason, they are introducing you to the new venture. For everyone, it is a transformation platform you can access the information from anywhere. For more information, you have to stay tuned.

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Cotemar’s Growth And Its Premier Services To The Oil And Gas Industry

Cotemar is a Mexican company that has heavily invested in the energy sector. It was established in 1979. Since inception, Cotemar has been expanding its operations. Presently, it is the leading provider of offshore service in the oil and gas industry. The company offers services to Petroleos Mexicanos oil and gas business. In 1979, Cotemar established itself as a corporation that offers services in two key areas, including accommodation and food services and specialized vessels. These services are available at the Campeche Bay. The corporation was the first to purchase specialized dive, personnel transportation, and maintenance vessels. In 1981, Cotemar strengthened its position as a leader in the market by introducing specialized vessels for transporting personnel and materials to its fleet.

In 1985, Cotemar acquired its initial rig and provided quality food and accommodation services. Subsequently, in 1988, Cotemar increased the number of its specialized personnel transportation fleet. The company grew its market presence in 1996. It accomplished this objective by expanding its services by transporting materials and personnel in addition to food services and accommodation. Additionally, Cotemar started to provide construction and maintenance services on 3 specialized vessels and 5 rigs at the same time.

In 2002, the company collaborated with Pemex to acquire its first rig, thus reaching its optimum oil production two years later. In 2012, Cotemar partnered with COSCO to launch the construction of two semi-submersible rigs. Later, maintenance vessels and a specialized crane to transport solid and liquid materials were added to the company’s assets. Following the introduction of the two semi-submersible rigs, Cotemar ventured into the onshore oil extraction in 2016.

Currently, Cotemar uses specialized vessels, which provide quality and safety services that meet the requirements and expectations of its clients. These services are offered through three strategic units that incorporate highly specialized services. The three divisions are Cotemar construction, engineering, maintenance, and modernization, Cotemar accommodation and food services, and Cotemar specialized maritime vessel services.

Under Cotemar’s construction, engineering and maintenance pillars, the company seeks to modernize its clients’ offshore rigs and processing centers right from installation to when operation starts. The accommodation and food service unit caters for the rigs operated by the company. Cotemar’s specialized marine vessel services seek to transport materials, personnel, and nourishment. The company has towing vessels and firefighting vessels.

Cotemar’s strength lies in its employees. It is guided by the values of integrity, humility, effectiveness, and innovation. The company engages in new business segments in the oil and gas industry where it continues to create innovative working strategies. Its fleet, which is equipped with modern technology, ensures that the production process is successful. Source: