Hussain Sajwani is a billionaire who was born in either 1952 or 1953 in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. He made his fortune of about $4.1 billion in a few different industries. The first company he established after graduating from the University of Washington was Global Logistics Services. This company provides meals on military bases, including the United States armed forces, and huge construction projects such as those being worked on by Bechtel.
In the mid-90s, Hussain Sajwani entered the real estate and hospitality industries. He noted that many international businessmen were traveling to Dubai and that there weren’t enough nice hotels for them. He established a few hotels in Dubai which were highly successful. His biggest splash in real estate, though, started in 2002 when he founded DAMAC Properties.
At DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani builds real estate developments designed for wealthy people to live in as well as up and coming young professionals. The properties he has built include luxury apartments and villas with top of the line amenities. Among the properties he has built are the Diwali luxury residential tower and DAMAC Hills which is a sprawling development with both villas and apartments for sale. One of the biggest selling points at DAMAC Hills an 18-hole golf course developed by Tiger Woods and managed by the Trump Organization.
The Middle East is often in turmoil and that is true today. Hussain Sajwani says that because of the UAE’s reputation for safety and stability many people are fleeing to it from other nations in the region. He says that the UAE has benefitted from the Iraq-Iran war, Kuwait being invaded by Iraq, and Somalia’s collapse.
Hussain Sajwani says that the UAE is now considered one of the globe’s hubs in regards to both transportation and tourism. He also called its capital, Dubai, as a center of free trade. His country has benefitted, he says, from all of the people of Kuwait who moved to it after their country had been invaded by Iraq. Around 70,00 Kuwaitis moved to the UAE after its founder, Sheikh Zayed, gave them protection, a place to live, and money to help them build a new life. Sajwani also gives back thru the DAMAC Foundation.
Rodrigo Terpins is famous for being one half of the prestigious Bull Sertoes Rally team in which he and his brother Michel Terpins have been partners. The two brothers are two of the most famous rally drivers and car racers in the entire state of Brazil. The brothers have sealed their success by bracing in the Sertoes Rally which is considered the most challenging circuits in the Brazilian rally racing industry. The circuit features a variety of terrains that are all difficult in their own way and have to be completed by a team of two drivers. Rodrigo Terpins and his partner who is also his brother has been able to finish first in a number of races and have made a record time of two hours. Rodrigo and his partner are known for always competing at the top ten places if not the first place of the two thousand five hundred kilometers race. Of the two, Rodrigo Terpins is the most experienced and has a passion for rally ranking that began at a young age.
Rodrigo Terpin is the Founder of Floresville. In an interview with Ideamensch, Rodrigo explained his passion for the environment and sustainability hence the reason behind establishing this company. The company provides and manufactures certified wood to a variety of clients in Brazil. The company is keen about maintaining all the ethical standards set by the government while providing their wood products without violating the environment sustainability codes in the country. The company was established to quench the need for a sustainable supply of wood in the country and the need to do so without degrading the environment. Rodrigo works with a team of partners with whom he makes sure the company meets its demand and criteria.
Rodrigo was born into a sports-centered family. His father is a famous former basketball champion who is currently in the National Sports Association. His brother is a former motorcycle racer and a car racer as well. Despite his history, Rodrigo has made it his point to have a career both in sports as well as a regular business following his business degree.
Stream Energy, a major supplier of energy services based in Dallas Texas and a long-time participant in corporate philanthropy, was featured on Patch earlier this year for their company’s philanthropic efforts through the founding of Stream Cares, a dedicated corporate charity foundation that put a formal face on Stream Energy’s long history of ongoing philanthropic activities.
Featured in the Patch’s article are many examples of Stream Cares’ more recent philanthropic efforts. After Hurricane Harvey, Stream Cares partnered with Hope Supply Co. to help alleviate the suffering of those who lost their homes. While many corporations simply throw money at a problem and walk away, Stream Energy decided to utilize their charity foundation to get far more involved and provide a positive experience for those affected, and particularly for the children affected by the storm. In order to do so, Stream Cares covered the cost for more than 1,000 children to attend the annual event Splash for Hope.
In another tragedy, when multiple tornadoes struck Northern Texas before Christmas in 2016, Stream Energy associates actively teamed up with the Salvation Army to raise funds for those in need of assistance. The company then matched the funds that had been raised to double the amount gathered from donations.
However, Stream Energy does not only assist during natural disasters and tragedies. Ongoing efforts to support our military and veterans is also a priority to them. One example of those efforts is Operation Once in a Lifetime, where Stream Cares stepped in to provide financial and moral support for veterans and donated transportation for the less fortunate veterans to be able to attend a special lunch at a popular Texas restaurant. Stream Cares then co-hosted the American Girl Doll Experience for 10 daughters of military members and stream associates got personally involved by supporting the girls through the event.
While Texas is among the least generous states, Stream Energy, through their Stream Cares foundation, is doing their best to make up for the lack of philanthropic and altruistic efforts around the state, and they regularly make it a core principal of their daily operations.
Fortress Investment Group is an organization that is known around the world, especially in finance and investment fields. The organization has been offering its services to its clients through asset management while at the same time offering consultancy services when it comes to investment opportunities. The organization has a global presence which gives it an edge over other local organizations which do not have an international preference. Although there is significant competition offered by other asset management and investment companies, it is in public domain that Fortress Group is the undisputed leader in this industry. One of the main aspects that make the organization that stands out among other entities in the industry is its global presence. Fortress Investment Group is a multinational organization that offers its services to different organizations around the world.
A recent research study indicates that the company manages investment portfolios and assets for more than 1,750 companies around the world. Managing assets for such a large number of entities shows how much other investors around the world trust the body. All investors who want to be guaranteed of returns from their investments have no option but to choose Fortress as their asset manager. The second factor that makes Fortress Investment Group as the leading asset management entity in the US and around the world is its ability to control and manage a large asset base. Recent findings in Bloomberg noted that Fortress Investment Group has an asset base of more than $3.6 billion. Such a large asset base makes the organization the leading entity in the industry. The broad asset base gives the organization a bargaining power when discussing for its share of profits concerning the returns.
The company can also use the large asset base to acquire loans which will be used to buy assets and later sell them at a profit. Furthermore, having a presence at international stage helps the organization to get clients from different market niches around the world. It is worth highlighting that investing in different niches is necessary as it helps to balance out the company, especially when some niches are experiencing slow growth rates. It is also a good diversification strategy that allows the entity to remain afloat, even when other organizations in the same industry are experience low returns. Currently, Fortress Investment Group has a wide range of customers in credit, real estate, and private equity industries among others.
Entrepreneur Roberto Santiago know he is doing some great things in the world of commercial real estate, and people are really taking notice of the vast amount of improvements that he has made when it comes to real estate. People are taking a look at all the possibilities that exist when it comes to building a real estate environment where people are going to enjoy the environment. That is one of the hardest things to do.
A wide range of tourists are just in Latin America are starting to get familiar with Brazil are going to be highly impressed with the type of shopping environment that Roberto Santiago has created. He has worked in different positions outside real estate prior to this mall, but this may easily be his greatest achievements when it comes to his career. The thing that has really made people take notice of Roberto Santiago is the assortment of places inside this mall. This is the shopping center with abundant food choices and a bountiful number of hangout spots. His vision also included an amusement park and a concert hall. All of this equates to a boundless amount of revenue that can be generated. The reason for this is that people that come to this mall literally do not have to go anywhere else. They do not have to go anywhere else. All of their shopping needs can be taken care of the mall environment.
The best thing about the Manaira Mall for Santiago is the establishment of credibility. He is planning to make more big real estate developments, and it becomes much easier for him to get the green light in other areas. There is no doubt about the type of work that he can do when it comes to real estate because he has proven that he has an eye for ideas that can generate revenue.
When a mall of this magnitude is being built it sparks a whole change of other things. That is why it is good for the economy. More developers come in and build hotels nears this mall. Others may have restaurants in close vicinity or inside of the food court here. There are so many opportunities that exist when a mall such as thing comes into the picture. In other words, the vision that Roberto Santiago created for this mall would be beneficial to so many other aspects of Brazilian economy. That is why his determination to build was so important.
Peter Briger is a professional money manager who has had an exciting career in the financial industry. During his career, he has helped numerous people succeed with financial planning. In the United States, the economy is strong and most people have jobs. However, few people are saving and investing for the future. Instead, numerous people are struggling with high levels of debt. Before the last major recession, debt levels increased rapidly. Peter Briger is worried that another recession is coming soon. He continues to advise clients to prepare for an economic crash. By investing in a few asset classes, Peter Briger believes that his clients can protect themselves financially.
Peter Briger attended college but did not have a clear direction for his future. He decided to work in the financial planning industry because he thought it offered an excellent opportunity for him to succeed. He enjoyed talking with people, and he has a natural ability with numbers. He was soon one of the leading financial planners in the country after graduating.Peter Briger received an opportunity to work at Fortress Investment Group. For over a decade, Fortress Investment Group was one of the most successful private equity firms in the world. Peter Briger joined the company as an executive.
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Peter Briger firmly believes that everyone should invest for the future. The vast majority of people either do not invest or only invest a small percentage of their income. To build wealth, a person must invest a lot of money each month. Peter Briger encourages his clients to work extra jobs to take their investments to a new level. There are multiple opportunities for people to earn a higher income by working a freelancing career. By reducing spending and earning higher wages, people can save and invest more money for the future.
Multiple factors lead to success. Among them is not settling for less and wanting more in our field. With the high levels of technology, the advertising agency is among the most important sectors in the country.
The business people have to find an advertising agency that is creative enough to attract traffic on their goods. The agency helps in convincing buyers why your goods and services are different and special from others existing in the market.
The communication and advertisement agency has not always been that superior, but some individuals saw the future of the industry and stuck to it. Alexandre Gama is a pioneer in the field of advertising.
He joined the career in 1982. After many years of employment, he decided to move to the next level. He is now the founder of Neogama, which has been listed among the best advertising agencies in Brazil. As a result of his skills and experience, the company grew at a very high rate.
Waiakea water is a Hawaiian-based bottled water company originally founded in 2012. Unlike many filtering processes that exist within the industry, Waiakea looked to approach their product from a different perspective. Using real Hawaiian volcanic water from the Mauna Lao volcano, Waiakea’s product is unlike anything else available on the market today. Their mission is to deliver the highest quality beverage to its consumers and to do so with the greatest amount of respect and care to the environment. Many competing companies often look to their bottom line to drive their business model. Waiakea’s dedication is to the land that produces their product and to the employees who work every day to deliver its product to their devout consumers.
One-way Waiakea is making a difference and setting a new standard for the industry is by using low emission vehicles to deliver their products. Carbon emissions are an on-going issue for the environment as the demand for global commerce increases every year. Waiakea is focused on doing their part by producing the least amount of carbon bi-product as possible during the transportation process. It is unavoidable for growing companies to have no impact on the environment with the transportation methods in today’s world, but Waiakea stays committed to adhering to their model of putting the environment ahead of their own financial interests. Another way they implement this standard is by giving a percentage of their revenues to local charities and non-profit organizations. They also donate their product to places in need, most notably countries on the African continent, which are in desperate need of a constant supply of fresh water.
Waiakea approaches another problem within the water bottle industry, which is obviously, the water bottle itself. Every year, billions of water bottles are used by consumers as the demand for purified water increases. Not all of these units will reach the recycling center and many will bediscarded into landfills or onto the Earth’s surface. It is estimated that it takes roughly one-thousand years for the standard water bottle to decompose. Waiakea’s bottle was designed to decompose in roughly fifteen years and will hopefullyset the standard for all water bottle companies to follow in the years to come.
Ronald Fowlkes was a member of the US Marines and a member of the St Louis Police Department as a SWAT Team officer. It was in these two position that Fowlkes gained so much knowledge in the world of law enforcement equipment. He is now co-owner of First Spear, one of the worlds biggest innovators in police and military equipment.
Ronald Fowlkes first heard of Eagle Industries during his time spent in the military. While picking his equipment up to put it on, he always noticed the company logo on the highest quality equipment available. When he left the military to pursue a career in law enforcement, he saw the very same logo.
Fowlkes says the equipment he used in the military was well designed and lasted a very long time. Fowlkes decided to join Eagle Industries. “In fact,” Fowlkes began “We like to tell the world that we are the Gucci or Ferrari of the tactical [equipment] world.”
Since joining Eagle Industries, he is now the co-owner of First Spear, one of the subsidiaries of Eagle Industries. As co-owner of First Spear, Fowlkes begins his days taking his children to school and then heading to the office. At the office he makes phone calls with clientele throughout the day. In addition to dealing with clients, he oversees large orders and makes sure that production in on track to begin packaging and delivering.
Under the leadership, the already successful, First Spear was able to expand even further. Fowlkes says the company is always looking for new ways to innovate their equipment; First Spear is always trying to make the gear lighter without sacrificing protection.
Fowlkes never doubted that the company would be successful because he knew first hand that the quality of First Spear’s equipment was miles ahead of any competitors. His first hand experience with the equipment also makes him the perfect choice for selling First Spear equipment. When he is trying to convince new clients to sign on with First Spear, he relies on his experiences in the field to explain why First Spear is the best product on the market.
First Spear creates everything a police officer or military officer might require. They create holsters, belts, bullet proof vests, and helmets. They even create casual ware for officers to purchase and show support to the brand.
Avaas is the largest online activists network, and the most powerful in the world. This online activists network has been around for only five years, and they have impacted millions of people looking for positive change in today’s society when it comes to corruption, poverty, conflict, climate change, and taking action against regional, national, and global issues. The way they organize is to find like-minded individuals who feel the same way regarding controversial topics, that need to be addressed, to bring a positive change as a force collectively.
There are thousands of volunteers that serve at Avaas, taking part in campaigns on 6 continents, and in 15 languages. Their activity at Avaas consist of funding media campaigns, emailing, calling, lobbying governments, signing petitions, or holding events protesting against something that has a direct effect on humanity as a whole. About Avaas utilizes the value of the Internet by creating an audience to engage with, and encourages them to feel free to join the global movement, bringing people powered politics together in the decision-making process, so that your voice and perspectives can be heard loud and clear.
Any issues that concern the public, Avaas and their global team are always prepared to take on the challenge to get their point across regarding any issue at hand. Their online community keeps up with all the issues that surface, so when it comes to calling attention to a problem in the world that needs to be addressed, they take advantage of their online presence and collectively see how they can come up with the solution as in a group effort. Today, Avaas is making a genuine difference on subjects that really matter, and are working together to find solutions that are a concern for people all over the globe.
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