Mary Pirrello to be TMBA Next President

Texas Mortgage Bankers Association announces that Mary Pirrello will be the next president during the 2016-2017 term. The goal of TMBA is to serve the interests of its members and to advance the field of mortgage banking and real estate finance in the state of Texas. Her current position was senior vice president of Warehouse Lending at Nexbank, focusing on business development and customer relationships for the national warehouse lending division. NexBank is a leading Dallas-based financial institution that is currently worth 3 billion.

 The TMBA has named her a future leader and received the James Wooten scholarship. Through the MBA, she has served on their political action committee, MORPAC. Her experience at NexBank and with other organizations will help her in her new role as President of TMBA.

NexBank is a financial services company that serves corporate banking, mortgage banking, and investment banking. They strive to serve their customers with custom solutions that have been proven successful. This dedication to quality and commitment shows why NexBank has been successful since 1922.


The Man Behind Solo Capital, Sanjay Shah

Today, Solo Capital is one of the leading investment company’s within the industry. Sanjay Shah, founder and Chief Executive Officer for the company has extensive experience as a businessman and within just a few years, he managed to achieve great success. Sanjay himself is a passionate entrepreneur and philanthropist that has been working in the industry of finance nearly his whole career. Before becoming his own boss and venturing off on his own, Sanjay worked as an accountant for many years for other companies, but he wanted to be his own boss. With his dedication and excellent work ethic, he put a small team together and achieved just what he set out for. Currently, the firm has more than 30 offices scattered around the London area all ready to help investors with their experienced professionals.

Their trading part of their business is in commodities, derivatives, and FX, while the consulting is focused on investment actions, performance, and capital. When it comes to professional sports investing, they company provides services for representation, talent acquisition, asset management, and commercial advisory. Solo Capital’s highly experience team have the knowledge to assist clients with nearly any matter relating to investments and finance as well as help clients find the best opportunities available.

Sanjay Shah has always had aspirations to become a successful businessman since he was young. After leaving his native country, Shah relocated with his family to London, where he was able to attend college. At first, Sanjay was studying medicine to become a doctor, however, he found that this was not for him and went into the industry of finance. After finishing his studies, Shah earned positions working at some of the most reputable banks and investment companies. The opportunities Sanjay has taken advantage of since he was young are the base of his success today.


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Mike Baur is helping start-ups achieve their dreams

Start-ups play a huge role in the world economy. Over time businesses can become set in their ways, so we need start-ups to bring new ideas to the table. The last twenty years has seen hundreds of successful start-ups change the way we view the world, including Twitter, Facebook, and Chipotle. The world desperately needs people with great ideas to start successful companies, but until recently starting a company has been extremely difficult. Finding funding, learning how to operate a company, and navigating a strange regulatory environment has made starting a new technology company frustrating. Mike Baur recognized this issue, and he decided to do something about it.

Mike Baur is an extremely successful banker. During his storied career, he worked for both Clariden and Sallfort. While he made a major impact in the banking industry, he knew that he could accomplish even more if he directed his money towards important causes. He observed the major changes taking place in the technology marketplace and he decided to dedicate himself to developing start-ups. He launched the Swiss Start-Up Factory to help support young businesspeople as they start their own companies.

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Swiss Startup Factory (SSUF) – Startup Accelerator

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Swiss Start-Up Factory is a great company. Their mission is to take small technology start-ups and turn them into global companies. They know that major changes to the world economy can occur when new ideas enter the marketplace. The Swiss Start-Up Factory works on a very interesting model. They recruit start-ups to be part of their accelerator program, which will help the small company grow at a rapid rate. They hope to be the gold standard for accelerator programs and to give all start-ups the services they need to become successful. The company recognizes just how important businesses are for innovation to occur.

Mike Baur is extremely proud of the Swiss Start-Up Factory, and the company has already had a major impact. They recently unveiled their first class of Alumni, and they are excited that these small companies are now making a difference in the world. For example, Struckd, a game creation app, recently graduated from the program, and hundreds of people are using the app to create their own android games. Baur is proud of the impact that the company is having on the market.

Start-ups are the key to innovation, but sometimes start-ups need a little help. Mike Baur is proud to have created an excellent start-up accelerator that is helping companies achieve their dream.

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Dick DeVos And The Growth Of The West Michigan Aviation Academy

The West Michigan Aviation Academy was founded in 2010 by Dick DeVos. He started the school as a way of combining his passion for aviation along with education. Dick DeVos established the tuition-free high school after he was encouraged by his wife Betsy. The West Michigan Aviation Academy opened its doors for the first time in 2010. During that year, the public charter high school welcomed 80 freshmen into a refurbished office space. The 25,000 sq. ft. office served as the initial school building.

Subsequently, it did not take long for the expansion plans to be drafted. A rapid growth and expansion in terms of facilities as well as student population was accomplished. In the beginning of the 2012-2013 school calendar, more than 240 Juniors, Freshmen, and Sophomores found a home in a new 42,500 sq. ft. building. The new addition not only facilitated the expansion of space but; it also led to the expansion of the curriculum, aviation programs, and the student life. With the new building, WMAA now has the capacity to educate more than 500 students.

Currently, the school focuses on other areas apart from aviation. It is a high school where students get a chance to nurture their passion in aviation, science, engineering, technology, and math. WMAA is a place where imperative character values like trust, accountability, and respect are upheld firmly. The school prepares students to attain their career as well as their life goals.

About Dick DeVos
Dick DeVos is the former president of Alticor Inc. the parent company of Amway Corp. He is the founder of the West Michigan Aviation Academy. Dick DeVos has been involved in the push for the privatization of public schools. His career in Amway Corporation commenced in1974. He became the president of the company in 1984 overseeing Amway’s operations in 19 countries. He worked in the board for two years before returning to run the family business. Dick DeVos retired in 2002. He presently serves as the vice president of the Dick and Betsy DeVos Family Foundation that promotes Religious rights across the United States.

Intensive Community Input on Squaw Valley Expansion

In an op-ed piece published in the Auburn Journal, the Squaw Valley project expansion was discussed. Squaw Valley, in North Lake Tahoe, is looking for ways to increase traffic during the slow spring months.

In an already competitive mountain resort area, Squaw Valley is looking for ways to increase their traffic and stay competitive with the neighboring resorts. Some of these resorts are even offering year-round activities and amenities.

They have developed a plan with community input to ensure that the environment is unharmed and mountain culture is maintained. The goal is to make it more inviting to customers year round and to increase jobs in the area. Learn more about Andy Wirth:

The community input involved more than 500 community meetings and compromise between both parties to ensure the project was profitable. The community understood how the expansion project would help, but they didn’t want it to help at the expense of the environment.

The expansion project has a number of benefits for the community. It will create over 1,400 jobs and generate 25 million in tax revenue. This revenue will go back into the community to help with operating funds. Learn more about Andy Wirth:

To remain competitive, they will offer year round educational experiences and a world class training facilities for athletes. This expansion will not hurt the environment, because it is set to be completed over 82 acres of already paved area. Read more: Just Breathe: Andy Wirth on the Upswing in Tahoe and Andy Wirth — KCRW

The community and company have come together in this truly collaborative process. This expansion project is sure to met its goals of increasing economic growth in the community.

Andrew Wirth, the President and CEO of Squaw Valley, has worked in the hospitality and mountain resort industry for 25 years. He comes from a legacy of people concerned with nature since he is the grandson of the former US National Park Service Director Conrad Wirth. His experience and family legacy has made him successful in his ventures at Squaw Valley.

Watch YouTube’s Wengie Make 5 Hairstyles Under 5 Minutes

Australia’s Wengie is a YouTube superstar with more than 1.2 million subscribers.

Today, Wengie is featuring her 5 Hairstyles Under 5 Minutes.
1. Triple Cascade. Divide your hair, take the top section and tie it off with a clear band. Using your fingers, make a hole in the middle, above where you fastened it and tuck your ponytail over and under the band.

Next, grab the middle section of hair and secure with a band. Again, make a split in the middle and tuck over and under the band. Then take the final section and follow the same steps to create the last cascade. Fasten together with a pretty tie.

2. Double Tuck. Make a high ponytail and fasten with a decorative tie. Then take a clear band and two to three inches below, tie the pony. Create a hole in the middle above the band and create a tuck like shown in hairstyle Number 1.

Tie another section down, create another tuck and secure the ends with a pretty tie.

3. Side Twists. Split hair into two sections and tie one section to the side. Now, split the remaining hair into 3 sections. With your fingers, twirl each section around and twist it into your side ponytail.

Secure the bottom with a pretty hair tie.

4. Twisted Plaits. Split hair off to one side and section into two parts. Take the first section and divide into three. Start plaiting all the way down and secure with a clear band. Do the same with the last section, then twist both plaits together and fasten with a pretty tie. Loosen the braid with your fingers for casual chicness.

5. Fishtail Braids. With hair off to one side, split into two sections. Take a small piece of hair from the outside of one of the sections and bring it to the inside of the opposite section.


Keep doing that, creating the pattern and secure with a tie.


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Talk Fusion Confidence the Risk Free 30-Day Trial Will Be a Success

Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Talk Fusion, Bob Reina is confident the 30-day risk free trial will be one of the greatest successes the company experiences. For approximately 12 plus months, Talk Fusion planned for the free trial launch to offer to individuals, companies, and charitable organizations internationally. The trial gives prospective customers the chance to test and try all video products, including email, chat, newsletter, sign-up forms, and live meetings. They will have access to a virtual library to learn how to use the products through literature, tutorials, and guides.


Mr. Reina explained in an April 2016 PR Newswire news release that there are no comparison of value Talk Fusion brings worldwide. He’s self-reliant the risk free 30-day trial will encourage prospective customers to purchase their products and services after using it. The complete video marketing solution is available in nine primary languages in more than 140 global countries. Talk Fusion Video Marketing Associates will assist new trial customers with efficient ways to use products that will benefit businesses and professionals.


Now that the video marketing solution free trial is launched, new customers will experience fabulous benefits, including fast sign-up, which requires only names and email addresses. The best benefit of all, is no requirement for credit cards, telephone numbers, and location addresses. When the trial is over, customers will be required to submit their personal information and credit card information. During the trial, customers will have access to Talk Fusion Online Library that is filled with information pertaining to using video chat, email, newsletter, and live meetings.


Bob Reina founded Talk Fusion in 2007 with the mission of connecting businesses and people internationally to share its latest video technology. Talk Fusion created and introduced the first Instant Pay Compensation Plan before launching its video products. Mr. Reina has nearly 21 years of experience in the marketing industry and nine years of video technology experience.