Kenneth Griffin Makes a Lasting Impact on Harvard

Harvard University had a lasting impact on Kenneth Griffin, and now he's looking to do the same for the university. After graduating, he rose quickly in the financial world. He is now in charge of running a hedge fund called Citadel LLC. The fund is enormous, with about $20 billion to work with. Ken Griffin himself has brought in around $5.5 billion, making him one of the 100 wealthiest people in the United States of America. Citadel LLC is found in Chicago, where Griffin spends much of his time, but he also travels a fair amount, including visits back to Harvard. Clearly, Griffin knows that his education helped to get…
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Houston – Best City in America – Best For Real Estate

Houston has a very healthy real estate market, with prices in 2015 reaching record highs. The Houston real estate market is a sellers market, seemingly unaffected by declining oil prices which usually leads to bad news in the Houston economy. Houston is experiencing slow but steady job growth and high rental rates are leading to demand for home ownership. As a result, renters become home buyers. Haidar Barbouti is one of the top Houston area realtors. A Columbia graduate, he has spent his career in retail real estate. Homeowners and renters need shops to shop in and restaurants to eat in. When he purchased the historic Highland Village in 1990,…
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Purina PetCare: An Employee Friendly Company

Purina PetCare was created in 2001 when the Nestle company purchased Ralston Purina. This large purchase was said to be upwards of ten billion dollars. Some of the products that this large pet food company sells are the popular Dog and Cat Chow brands. These brands can be found in most parts of the United States. Other brands that Purina PetCare produce are Pro Plan, Friskies and Alpo. The company also has a line of pet treats that can be found at most retail outlets. Whiskers Lickin's is one of the companies best selling lines of pet treats and cats seem to really enjoy them. As you can see via…
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FreedomPop Holds Onto Independence in the Face of Purchase Rumors

Technology startups are generally purchased pretty quickly in the modern world when they begin to show signs of success. Major corporations are constantly on the lookout for the next big thing in the world of technology to make sure they stay one step ahead of their rivals. FreedomPop announced itself onto the mobile carrier industry in 2014 with an innovative approach to providing data bundles to its customers at a significantly lower price than the major networks. The company uses the available bandwidth of major networks, retail stores and fast food chains who offer wireless services, which includes charges for customers who consumer more than their allotted data for voice,…
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Bruce Levenson and Others Prepare to Sell the Atlanta Hawks

A Soaring Market

In September, 2014, NBA owner Bruce Levenson and others indicated that the Atlanta Hawks NBA team and management rights to the Philips Arena would be auctioned. At the time, considerable speculation surrounded the possible final price the sale would generate. Although Forbes reportedly suggested last year that the Hawks might command a price in the $425 million range, recently a much higher figure of a billion dollars was considered likely by some people involved in the professional sports industry.

What might account for the media's confusion? Some writers have suggested that the lucrative contracts for televised basketball events recently obtained by the NBA has enhanced the overall value of…
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Historical Luxury At Its Finest: The Dorchester Collection

There is an elegance to the ambiance provided by historical luxury that differs from that of other luxury accommodations. In effect, becoming a cut above that which is expected from luxury travel and lodging. This is due to the connectivity of the past, coupled with the presence of the now. It takes skill and determination, as well as experience, by the owners of such historical landmarks of luxury travel to deliver the right mix of impeccable service, stellar accommodations and convenience, that the feeling of a lineage with the past is created in every client. One such group exists, and that is the Dorchester Collection. The Collection The Dorchester Collection…
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Why People Visit North Amercian Spine Clinics

The doctors at North American Spine treat the most common spinal injuries. Surgery is required when there is damage on the vertebrae, the spinal column, or the spinal cord. Most traumatic spinal cord injuries occur after there is a major blow to the spine. The impact can crush, fracture, compress, or dislocate the vertebrae. A knife or gunshot wound can also injure the spinal cord. Without a treatment, a minor injury will develop into a major injury. In most cases, swelling, fluid, and bleeding will occur inside and around the spinal cord within a week. If a patient has a non-traumatic or traumatic injury, the damage will still affect the…
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Trust and Professionalism with BRL Trust Investments j

BRL Trust is an investment company that is dedicated to helping you with all of your investment needs. Since 2005 BRL trust has been providing private loans and trust services and has continued to grow its team of professionals. The dedication and knowledge that you are going to find with BRL Trust has led the company to becoming of Brazil's largest private investment companies. Using a team of highly skilled and experienced experts, BRL Trust is able to make sure that you are able to invest safely. BRL Trust also offers services that can help you with the management of your investments as well. BRL Trust is a company that…
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Beneful Pet products and the benefits to pets.

There are many pet owners that are looking to stay away from many commercial pet foods because they are worried about the content of it. They have heard on the news, through friends and family, or through their veterinarian that there are some pet foods that are out on the market today that have very little nutritional value for their pets, and some of these pet foods may even be harmful to them. Beneful is not one of these. It has all natural ingredients that help to make sure that a person's pet is healthy and happy. The nutrients that are found within Beneful have been proven to promote a…
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