PAYOMATIC LAUNCHES MOBILE BANKING APP
June 20, 2019
SYOSSET, NY, June 20, 2019 -- PAYOMATIC announced the launch of its first mobile banking application for iOS and Android.
“As New York’s largest provider of check cashing services, handling more than 17 million transactions annually, that include many convenient financial services such as bill payments, money transfers, money orders, prepaid debit cards, and more, we see an opportunity to significantly improve the customer experience via our mobile app,” said Steven Mayotte, CIO, PAYOMATIC. “Our customers are busy New Yorkers who need to conduct their transactions quickly and efficiently. Leveraging our mobile app to increase our throughput will both increase customer satisfaction and improve our business performance.”
MOBILE BANKING MADE EASY
“The way business has been conducted for the last 100 years has to change. Mobile and digital are now part of the customer journey,”...
VETERANS ELITE SERVICES HONORED AS BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2019 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDS®
June 25, 2019
VETERANS ELITE SERVICES was named the winner of a BRONZE Stevie® Award in the VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS of the YEAR category in The 17th Annual American Business Awards®.
The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards were presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 11.
More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event...
Wholesale Paper and Packaging Provider WCP Solutions Acquires Sacramento’s Crown Distributing
June 21, 2019
Complimentary Product Offering and a Shared Culture Drive Purchase Decision
WCP Solutions, one of Western US’s premier wholesaler of paper, packaging, printing, janitorial and other business consumer goods have acquired Sacramento based Crown Distributing. Crown is a distributor of foodservice and janitorial supplies to area organizations, and is a pioneer in the local farm-to-fork community.
With the acquisition, business customers will have expanded access to industrial and paper product offerings, as well as additional sales and support service. Crown Distribution employees will merge with the WCP team in the coming months.
Tom Groves, CEO of WCP commented “This acquisition is demonstrative of our commitment to the Northern California market as we continue to build and expand on what we have established to date.”
“What was most...
California Water Association Unveils New Video on Ratemaking Process
June 20, 2019
The California Water Association (CWA) has unveiled a new video to help demystify the complex ratemaking process for California’s regulated water utilities. The video—in both English and Spanish—walks viewers through the General Rate Case (GRC) process, which requires the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to conduct a detailed review of the rates and costs of the largest regulated water utilities and then to make any needed adjustments every three years. “The ratemaking process is complex and can be overwhelming,” said CWA Executive Director Jack Hawks. “That’s why we set out to produce a tool for CWA member companies to use with their customers that distills the process into steps and terms that are more easily understood. The video also highlights opportunities for the public to provide input to their utilities’ rate proceedings.” The GRC is basically a complete audit and gives everyone an opportunity...
Alissa Leinonen of Gourmondo Co. Named Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Award Winner in the Pacific Northwest Region
June 20, 2019
Leinonen joins ranks of exceptional entrepreneurs in the Pacific Northwest EY has announced that Founder & CEO Alissa Leinonen of . received the 2019 Award in the Unstoppable category in the Pacific Northwest Region. As the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur Of The Year recognizes entrepreneurs excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while also transforming our world. Leinonen was selected by an independent panel of, and the award was presented at a special black-tie gala event at King Street Ballroom & Perch on June 14, 2019. “I’m profoundly grateful to have received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award for the PNW region, and honored to be included in such an exceptional line-up of entrepreneurs,” said Leinonen. “To...
Decos partners with WebQuarters® to bring complete post-modern ERP solutions to enterprises
June 20, 2019
Decos, a leading digital transformation suite provider for enterprises and e-Governance, is proud to announce its partnership with WebQuarters® which is a leading provider of global onsite and offshore services for the IFS®, Infor M3 and Microsoft Dynamics ERP applications. This partnership is aimed at bringing complete post-modern ERP solutions to enterprises. Decos and WebQuarters are a natural fit as both these companies are driving enterprises to achieve 100% digitization of their business processes. By bringing the ERP implementation expertise of WebQuarters and custom workflow specialization of Decos together, the two companies are the right pair to offer post-modern ERP solutions. Enterprises are not only looking to digitize their structured processes but the unstructured processes too. Digitizing the unstructured processes give these enterprises an edge over their competition. Nitin Akhaury, Managing Director, Decos said, “We are happy to find synergy...
VENTURA BEACH MARRIOTT COMPLETES TWO-YEAR $35 MILLION RENOVATION
June 20, 2019
, a hotel in Ventura Beach, has just completed a two-year, $35 million renovation, it was announced today by Shannon Hillygus, General Manager. The hotel is a part of the Brighton Management portfolio.Mr. Hillygus noted the renovation of the Ventura Beach hotel encompassed the guest rooms and suites, public areas, restaurant, meeting space, fitness center, grounds, and swimming pool to provide leisure and business travelers with an upscale, modern hotel in the Ventura Beach area. The overall color palette for the redesign incorporates, blues, yellows and hints of purple to capture the casual, surf town vibe and feel of Ventura Beach, California. Each of the 286 guest rooms and suites were completely redone with every detail from the carpet to the custom beach artwork inspired by the calming Mediterranean climate and hazy coastal texture of the Ventura Beach region. All accommodations at this Ventura Beach hotel feature new beds, furniture, TVs, redone bathrooms, artwork,...
The Prestigious Network of Patient Preferred Physicians & Practitioners Proudly Named Dr.Isaac Raijman, MD, FACP, AGAF, FASGE- “Gastroenterologist of the Year”
June 21, 2019
For his expertise, achieving excellence in patient care, and for his dedication to the field of Gastroenterology, Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Dr. Isaac Raijman, “Gastroenterologist of the Year” for 2019.
Representing his state of Texas, Dr. Raijman has been featured as a top physician at Patient Preferred 2017, 2018, 2019. He has been featured as a Patient Preferred Gastroenterologist on the Thomson Reuters Building in NYC where he was introduced to millions of viewers nationwide. Dr. Raijman was also featured as a ‘Patient Preferred Gastroenterologist’ in Preferred Health Magazine 2018 and as ‘Gastroenterologist of the Year’ 2019.
In an interview with Preferred Health Magazine [PHM], Dr. Raijman explained the importance of new technologies in his field. “I have been closely involved with biotechnology manufacturers and developed my own company to address these issues,”...
World's First 30-second Game Replay Capturing with Instant Sharing
June 20, 2019
Today , the makers of the popular instant screenshot app released Gyazo Replay, which introduces instant 30-second game replay sharing for the first time. Gyazo is one of the largest screen sharing services with over 25 million uploads per month and nearly 3.5 million people using it for games.
Now with Gyazo Replay people can capture surprising and elusive game moments after they happen and share them instantly. This means every fast-paced highlight, every surprising event, and every teachable moment can be reliably captured mid-game and shared to any app.
Share Surprising Game Moments
In a world’s first, Gyazo Replay makes it possible to share HD replays in the middle of a gaming session. Because all the steps are automated, players and streamers can capture replays without interrupting play and share whenever there is a few seconds of downtime, such as when waiting to respawn or between matches.
SHERYL UNDERWOOD OF "THE TALK" NAMED AMBASSADOR FOR THE 46TH ANNUAL BAYOU CLASSIC
June 20, 2019
Comedian, actress and television host Sheryl Underwood has been named an ambassador of the upcoming 46th Annual Bayou Classic which is set to take place in November. Best known as the co-host of the Emmy-award-winning, CBS-television-show "The Talk," Underwood is committed to using her visibility and influence in positive ways. She is Founder & Chief Executive Officer of the Pack Rat Foundation for Education (PRFFE, 501c3) and is currently raising money to support Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and the students committed to pursuing a higher education. The Bayou Classic, ranked as the #1 HBCU Classic in the nation, is the iconic collegiate gridiron matchup between Southern University and Grambling State University, which will take place the Saturday after Thanksgiving in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. Tickets are now on sale for the 46th Annual Bayou Classic and the Greek Show & Battle of the Bands. "It...