St. George is making history with the new Head of School. Alixe Callen will take the 12th Head of School position becoming the first woman to head the school. The high class Episcopalian private school lost its head of school last year when Eric Peterson after 13 years in the position chose not to renew his contract.
The ball, which is hosted annually, boasted nearly 1,000 guests. The guests: congressmen, senators, celebrities, and other persons of prominence, were video-welcomed by President Bill Clinton, President George W. Bush, and First Lady Michelle Obama. Kurt Newman, MD, and His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba were, along with Eric Cantor (R), House Majority Leader, some of those involved in the speaking engagements. Wolfgang Puck, celebrated restaurateur and chef, provided the guests with a scrumptious dinner meal.
Hasty Pudding Theatricals Society, a theatricals wing of the Harvard University, has since 1967 been giving the prestigious award in the field of theatricals, “Hasty Pudding Man of The Year” Award. The theatrical society honors the winner of the award by hosting various events that have elements of the winner, and the venue of the event chosen is Farkas Hall, named for Andrew Farkas, CEO of Island Capital Group and a Harvard alum. The award is given after through consultation among the members of the Hasty Pudding Theatricals Society as to which of the artists has made long-lasting and remarkable contributions in the field of entertainment.
The Big Apple Circus is a nonprofit organization providing shows for kids and their families. They reach out to children who need an escape from lives that may be difficult, and they perform out of the goodness of their hearts. They have done their work for quite a long time, but they are in the… Read More »
Two decades ago, the Department of Justice sought for and delivered guilty pleas when it came to corporate crime but that was then. New expectations have changed and instead of guilty pleas, cases are settled with what are called non-prosecution agreements (NPA) and corporate deferred prosecution agreements (DPA). The neither “admit nor deny” types of… Read More »
Another major reason for the 90% of failures is that there is no need for the product or service. The idea may be fantastic but if the market has no need for it, no one will purchase it!
The good news is that there are companies that are willing to invest in small businesses and startups so that the business owners can succeed and more jobs can be created.
White collar lawyers such as Sean Hecker are completely their own investigations every day, and it is these investigations that uncover the real issues behind every case. A case involving white collar crime must be investigated on behalf of the plaintiff, the defendant and possibly a company that is caught in the middle. This article… Read More »
LinkedIn is a social network that can help you find a job or network, but you need to use LinkedIn the Frank Haney way. There are many ways to go about setting up your profile,
Washington DC is in a redevelopment stage. Real estate developers like FLH Company (https://www.linkedin.com/company/franklin-haney-company) are extra busy building sustainable and green technology structures.