Traveling to a different city to attend a trade show can be hectic enough without having to worry about navigating the subway system. Now you can travel stress-free underground with the ALLSUBWAY travel app. You’ll find easy to use worldwide maps to negotiate the turns around the globe.
Hoping to generate more food and beverage sales and reduce the need for staffers, a growing number of hotels are providing an iPad to guests in their rooms. An app, developed by Orlando-based Intelity and downloaded on the device, allows guests to order food, browse hotel amenities and local attractions, request wake-up calls, schedule housekeeping, […]
Officials at the Mercedes Benz Superdome ‘flipped the switch’ on to illuminate the Louisiana landmark with a state-of-the art Martin Professional lighting show designed by Solomon Group, a multimedia production firm based out of New Orleans. The lights wash the building’s exterior in a spectrum of animated colors, patterns and images. The inaugural lighting event […]
Year-end tax planning is essential for every business. This year is no exception. As usual, certain tax law changes may influence tax-planning strategy. Paul Thompson, EA, ABA, ATA, ARA, Chair of the National Society of Accountants (NSA) Federal Taxation Committee, offers these business tax tips: Purchase New Business Equipment – Under Internal Revenue Service (IRS) […]
On Deck , the technology platform that connects Main Street businesses directly to capital announced it has delivered more than $150,000,000 to thousands of restaurants, retailers and other service providers nationwide. Previously, small business lending in the United States has relied primarily on the personal credit score, preventing millions of healthy Main Street businesses from […]
PRIVATE WiFi, a new and innovative company in the security software market, announced its cafe outreach program for local coffee shops and cafes around the New York City metro area who offer free WiFi to their customers. As most of us know, accessing the Internet is no longer confined to our home or office. The […]
Originally created in 1959 by Danish fisherman and woodcutter Thomas Dam, the dolls became popular in several European countries during the early 1960s, shortly before they were introduced in the United States. Dam, a poor woodcutter, could not afford a Christmas gift for his young daughter Lila and carved the doll from his imagination. When […]
Viking Range products are made in Greenwood, Mississippi. The company only produces the products once they are ordered from a store. The Viking Designer range takes just six hours to complete.
SmartReceipt has turned the standard receipt that usually only shows the name and price of the item purchased into a custom-made sales tool. The Santa Barbara, Calif.,-based company created software that businesses can use to transform their receipts to include graphics, nutritional details, and a host of other information ensuring customers take a peek before […]
Lenny Menezes the chairman of the Hilton Worldwide in India has the daunting task of launching one hotel in the country every 45 days. Menezes has the mandate to re-establish the Hilton brand in India and expand the hotel chain quickly to benefit from the impending boom in the hospitality sector. Hundreds of hotels will […]
Home health care and related businesses have been a growing area for franchises during the past decade. The next wave might be drug and medical testing. Two local businesswomen are pursuing this business niche, one as a franchisor, the other as a franchisee. Lynette Crow is a former registered nurse who started Conspire, which provides […]
Reznick Group’s Growth Markets Practice Offers Pragmatic Tips to Growth Oriented Companies Reznick Group’s Growth Markets Practice in Tyson’s Corner, Va., has built its reputation working with companies through challenging times, helping to analyze business opportunities and maximize tax savings. Over the years, they’ve seen patterns in what makes some businesses thrive while others struggle […]