Sahm Adrangi is the financial worlds Sherlock Holmes

Sahm Adrangi brings a unique perspective to the ordinarily mundane world of investment banking. He is a Yale-educated, financial master who routinely lends his talents to the public. Of course, as founder and chief financial officer of Kerrisdale Capital Management, his primary intent is to take advantage of investment positions which result in a profit for his investors. However, Sahm Adrangi hasn’t allowed the pursuit of profit to overshadow his dual purpose of exposing the truth.

The discovery of misleading information that, once made public, reveals the potentially, damaging financial position of a company is like making a hole-in-one. The financial world and media splash the news, and Sahm Adrangi is proclaimed a genius. What is often overlooked is the countless hours of observation and research that was devoted to the venture, yet goes unnoticed. This is very equitable to law enforcement and detective work. When the bust goes down and the criminals are rounded up, we see the thirty-second clip on television and everyone applauds the success of the police. What we don’t see on television is the mundane research, surveillance and paperwork behind it all. Sahm Adrangi has carved a name for himself and his company with just such intensive, financial detective work.

Now, many of us would certainly invest our time to discover a potentially profitable financial opportunity. Should you stumble on such public information it would be easy to take a short position on a company and realize a quick profit. However, Sahm Adrangi invests his own time to evaluate a companies financial position, investigate their hard assets, and assess their overall value. Then he freely gives all of that information to the public. Should you desire to be in his inner-circle of information you need go no further than the internet or your television. Once Sahm Adrangi discovers fraud or financial misinformation in regards to a company, he uses a number of forums to divulge it to the public. Those who wish to be in the know can do so on his website, twitter, and even nationally syndicated shows like CNN and Bloomberg.

http://fortune.com/2016/04/21/sahm-adrangi-kerrisdale-short-sale/

More Growth for OSI Industries

Over the past few years, there has been a growing demand for chicken products throughout Spain and Portugal. OSI Industries has responded to that demand by expanding its facility in Toledo, Spain. At a cost of 17 million euros, the facility has been able to double the amount of chicken products produced in a year, going from 12,000 tons to 24,000 tons. Following completion of the expansion project, OSI Industries Toledo facility has 22,600 square feet of new space. The additions to the plant include a production hall, new shipping and receiving areas, service areas, storage areas, refrigerated rooms for waste container storage, and a social area for employees. In addition, the facility has a new test kitchen to improve food products.

Because of energy efficiency and sustainability measures taken during the construction, the facility has reduced electricity usage by 20 percent. Along with additional space, the Toledo plant gained additional employees as twenty new people were hired after the expansion. The plant now has 160 total employees. The expansion of the Spain facility is just one aspect of OSI Industries overall growth over the past few years. In 2016, the company bought a storage warehouse in Chicago that previously belonged to Tyson Foods.

More expansion has also taken place in Europe, specifically with OSI’s purchase Baho Food. Baho is a manufacturer of snacks, deli products, and convenience foods. The company and its subsidiaries provide food products to 18 different countries, with many of these products similar to those already distributed by OSI Industries. Another major purchase in Europe for OSI was Flagship Europe, which has been renamed Creative Foods Europe. This company mainly serves the United Kingdom, and offers frozen poultry, pies, sauces, and dressings. The purchase now gives OSI and Creative Foods Europe a much larger presence in the marketplace.

OG Juan’s 50th birthday

Sean Carter and longtime friend and business partner, OG Juan Perez completed a monumental birthday celebration over this year’s President’s day weekend. OG Juan Perez just turned 50 and his close friend Jay Z made sure it would be a night to remember for years to come, and pretty hard to top. Jay Z, a man of principles and old school codes, takes good care of who is privileged be in his inner circle.

OG Juan Perez began working with Jay Z back in 1996 when the hip-hop mogul was building his brand at Roc-A-Fella Records. Through the years leading up to this historic weekend, OG Juan and Jay Z formed a bond closer than blood brothers. Playing a significant role during Jay-Z’s meteoric rise to the top of hip-hop, OG Juan Perez has displayed nothing but loyalty and appreciation.

At the end of the celebration, the pair and their closest friends would spend almost $100,000 and blow up twitter along the way. OG Juan Perez and his wife began the evening at Zuma. Zuma is a modern Japanese restaurant, and is internationally recognized and acclaimed by food critics. Ordering lobster, steak, and sushi until they couldn’t anymore totaling $13,000.

After dinner, the group headed over to a Mexican style nightclub/restaurant in Inwood to enjoy drinks. It was reported OG Juan Perez and Jay Z orders $9,000 in drinks including bottles of D-Usse, a cognac Jay Z is part owner of. Next, the crew headed to the Playroom, where they continued the night by ordering more drinks. 20 bottles of Ace of Spades and 20 bottles of Rose. The tab ended up costing $91,000 including tip and taxes.

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The Integral Facts and Personal Trivia About Louis Chenevert That Help Explain His Success Today

There may already be numerous articles in the mainstream news and media firms about the leadership of Louis Chenevert. But not many of these articles have really tackled or shared the inspiring story and anecdotes of how Louis Chenevert reached the kind of success that he’s achieved so far.

For starters, it should be shared that Chenevert has been honed and trained because of his skills in production management. This is the kind of skills that has lent him the opportunity to work for General Motors, before he went on to become the CEO of United Technologies (UTC). He also became the trusted expert and advisor for Goldman Sachs. It also helps that he is a Canadian businessman, and his geological roots gives him the unique attitude and management style that not many other leaders can render.

UTC today is an established company in the field of providing solutions for elevators, security systems and escalators, as well as programs to solve issues in aircraft engines. With Chenevert controlling its operations, the company’s growth became evident to be skyrocketing and to have been gaining all the opportunities that the global marketplace is able to provide. Without Chenevert, it might even be impossible for UTC to land a total $10 billion worth of investment opportunity in developing the turbofan aircraft engine.

A feature from Ideamensch would also remind everybody about the strengths of Chenevert today. For starters, they are reminded that Chenevert as CEO and President of UTC means a great improvement in UTC as a tech company. Under his leadership, he has grown the high-performance level of the organization into dramatic heights.

His unmatched portfolio and strong leadership team also means that he is consistent in rendering his skills into actual practice. While other leaders only display their kinetic expertise in ideas and on paper, the ideas of Chenevert are translatable to the real world. With his leadership, he has made the idea of translating into reality ideas that were once used to be deemed quite impossible or impractical.

Chenevert, then, has changed the game and its rules. He has opened up opportunities, inspired others to create exciting products and led solutions that like-minded people in aircraft engineering were able to emulate.

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Dick Devos’ Involvement in Politics, Education and Philanthropy

Dick Devos’ family has a long history in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. The Devos family founded the Amway Corporation, and this multi-million dollar company has become well-known around the world.

 

Dick Devos served as President of Amway. As a result of his position with the company, he became a well-respected figure in the Grand Rapids business community. When it came time to try to bring economic development to the city, the opinions and ideas of Mr. Devos were much sought after.

 

There was a plan to build a new convention center and sports arena north of Grand Rapids’ downtown area. Dick Devos knew that if this plan was carried forward, it would spell the death of future downtown development. However, if the arena and convention center were located in the downtown area, these buildings could spur future development and economic growth in the area. Mr. Devos used his considerable influence to see the arena and convention center brought downtown. Mr. Devos and his family also contributed to helping the hospital in the downtown area by providing a substantial monetary gift to help with the children’s section of the hospital.

 

For many years, Mr. Devos has had an interest in the subject of education. He is a firm believer in school choice, vouchers and charter schools. He and his wife have been politically active in trying to get the state of Michigan, and other states, to pass legislation to make school choice a reality.

 

Mr. Devos didn’t limit his political involvement to educational matters alone. He became actively involved in Republican Party politics within his state. In fact, Dick Devos made a run for the position of governor. He ultimately fell short of that goal.

 

Even though defeated in his gubernatorial efforts, Mr. Devos continued to advocate for his positions in Michigan. He was instrumental in getting the state to pass a right-to-work bill.

 

Throughout his life, Mr. Devos has used his considerable financial resources to help others in his local community and across the nation. He and his family provide support each year to a charter school with an aviation theme that was founded by Mr. Devos. The Devos family also contributes to a number of colleges, private schools, hospitals and religious projects as well.

 

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Shervin Pishevar Pulled His Ms. Cleo Out Of The Bag Six Months Ago On Twitter – Check Out These Wildly-Correct Predictions He Made In February

As we all know – or at least all of us that haven’t lived in a cave for the past decade-plus – social media has helped people share their opinions in a more-frequent, less-filtered fashion than ever before. While some tweets, posts, and shares are inappropriate and totally out-of-place; and most of them are standard, plain, flat-out boring posts containing unimportant things like pictures of users’ lunches; very little content on the World Wide Web’s countless social media networks is insightful and well-thought-out.

Although he isn’t the only social media user who has published quality content, Shervin Pishevar is one of the brightest minds in financial services; much to the satisfaction of followers of the greater financial market, Mr. Pishevar is hardly scared to share his deepest thoughts, insights, and predictions through the globally-available social media network Twitter.

In February 2018 – nearly six months ago as of July 31, 2018 – Shervin Pishevar published a short novel’s worth of high-quality content on Twitter after taking a two-and-a-half month break from all social media and online networking sites.

The nearly-novella-length “tweetstorm” Shervin Pishevar published over a roughly 24-hour period contained 50 tweets – one of the hottest such tweets on the first half of content he published read “Inflation is dead … Inflation never manifests itself [the] way many expect. We’ve managed to export inflation for decades now,” referring to the United States’ overarching dumping of inflation off of the United States Dollar over the past few decades.

Inflation is never fun, but it’s normal – it’s necessary for a nation’s currency and its financial markets to be kept in check. Shervin Pishevar claimed that the bond market would soon fail due to our exportation of inflation.

He also said that quantitative easing, a monetary policy practice that helps keep the United States Dollar and other currencies in check, is effectively the “only thing” to have “had long term [sic] predictable results” of anything related to monetary policy moves. However, Shervin Pishevar immediately thereafter suggests that quantitative easing doesn’t have the power it once did and will be unable to perpetuate the bullish run of bonds for much longer.

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Aloha Construction Points Out the Four Biggest Mistakes They See

Having completed over 20,000 jobs, the Better Business Bureau Torch Award winning Aloha Construction sees the same mistakes too many times not to say something. They contributed an article to Realty Times listing the four most common errors they see with tips on how to avoid making them.

First they see people trying to sell their homes make the wrong upgrades to increase the value. Aloha Construction sees many homeowners who add an extra room or bathroom to their house but ignore fundamental upgrades such as siding and roofs. Extra square feet is a bonus but if the roof leaks when it rains then the house needs work and this condition reduces the market value considerably. There are also the aesthetic reasons for improving the roof and siding, making the house look newer and presenting a better appearance for potential buyers.

Homeowners also neglect to get regular home inspections. By keeping up with inspections an owner can catch problems before they become catastrophes. Finding our you roof shingles are about to collapse is easier and cheaper to fix than waiting for the roof to cave in. With free once a year home inspections, Aloha Construction helps the homeowner work with the insurance company to minimize the deductible and help ensure the homeowner gets the best deal at the right time.

Aloha Construction also sees many homeowners neglecting basic maintenance like cleaning their gutters and downspouts. This simple process can remove a great deal of stress on a roof and walls and help them last longer, but many homeowners simply take this aspect of home maintenance for granted.

The final big mistake Aloha Construction lists is people skimping on their home repairs. Whether trying to do it for themselves or simply taking a cheap bidder over a more expensive but also more qualified one, mistakes and poor work can do long term damage to a home. Aloha Construction recommend always asking if the company is licensed, bonded and insured. If not the dangers of inadequate work increase, leading to bigger repair costs down the road when the problems inevitably come back.

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The RealReal Platform and A Glimpse of Its Fantastic Valuable Service Through Its Instagram Account

The RealReal app seems to be changing the way luxury shopping works. Before, people have to go to the actual luxury brand stores to get the product they want. This isn’t the same thing today. With The RealReal’s service and app, people can now obtain their most coveted luxury items, such as bags from Louboutin, Hermes, Chanel and Givenchy, without the worry of getting a counterfeit item.

The good thing, too, about The RealReal is that it is very active in social media. The Real Real’s Instagram account, in fact, shares some of the most popular luxury items that people can choose from. It is in the Instagram feed of the Real Real that consumers can get a glimpse of what they can enjoy from the app. There are photos there showing Balenciaga shoes, Hermes and Gucci bags and even clothes from Chanel. There are also interesting fashion tips and tidbits from renowned luxury brand designers, which include Versace, Gucci and Dolce and Gabbana. All of these brands have been a source of delight and pleasure by so many people, and it’s just fun that The RealReal goes out of its way to share some information about these items in their Instagram feed.

About The RealReal

CEO and Founder of The RealReal, Julie Wainright, created this consignment marketplace in order to provide a place for people to scan through luxury items without the burden of actually going to the store. It is also the vision of RealReal to offer quality, non-counterfeit, certified-authentic second-hand luxury items at the most affordable cost.

It is safe to assume that The RealReal is trying to revolutionize the shopping industry in the luxury item sector. The fact, too, that the company has a no-fake policy is not the main selling point of the firm. What stands out in the firm is that it is able to offer personal high-touch services to its clientele, including delivering the consignment item to the homes of the buyer. Through the warehouse of The RealReal, the company is also able to provide consistent, reliable service that gets to sell all its items in less than 30 days.

The Chainsmokers Before the Albums

Introduction

The Chainsmokers, the group, reformed in 2012. Adam Alpert brought the group back together and took over management duties for the group. Former Chainsmokers’member Rhett Bixler has left the duo several years later. Adam Alpert got Andrew Taggart, and original founding member Alex Pall together and the pair started producing electronic music in 2012.

The Chainsmokers Today

Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart released their first album together Memories…Do Not Open in 2017. Now a year later, the debut album is still ranking high in the charts, holding on to the number one slot on Billboard’s Dance Charts. Their first collaboration together has held the number one position for 34 weeks since it’s

the release last year.

Upon Memories…Do Not Open’s release last year; the album debuted at number one on the dance/electronic music charts. From the record, many number one tunes stayed in the Top 40 dance music charts. On Billboard Top 200 the album has always remained in the top twenty since it was released last year.

History Of The Chainsmokers

The Chainsmokers had their first hit with the release of the dance number, Selfie, in 2014. Not long after the release of Selfie, the duo released Roses, which maintained the top ten list in the Hot 100 songs charts.

This year has been a magnificent year for the duo, releasing hit after hit since 2017. Earlier this year in February 2018, the hit You Owe Me, became a hit dance tune. After You Owe Me, the duo released Everybody Hates Me which received over 9 million plays on the web.

“Somebody” was released in April 2018, being produced with multi-vocals and electronic background tracks. This tune became the next hit for the group.

Summary

The Chainsmokers are still riding off the success of their debut album. The group’s infectious mix of vocals and electronic background tracks grow on their fans, leaving them wanting and waiting for more. For a group debut album to stay in the top 20 spot in Billboard’s Top 200 is no small feat.

What next for the Chainsmokers? Their eager fans patiently wait for their next hit!

https://www.billboard.com/articles/news/bbma/8456918/the-chainsmokers-halsey-pay-tribute-avicii-2018-billboard-music-awards

Children’s Pediatrics: Dr. Saad Saad

Doctor Saad Saad is a pediatric surgeon and is well respected in this field. Dr. Saad Saad has been practicing medicine for over 47 years. He has some life lessons to share with others and some advice on how to reach the top of the field.

Dr. Saad was born in Palestine and had to leave home at a very young age. His father told him that even thought they had nothing at the time the only way he would be successful is with a higher education. He would be able to do anything in the world and live anywhere if he received a higher education. Before going to school Saad tried manual labor but ended up having a heat stroke. He knew right then and there that was not the life he wanted. He went to the operating room and fell in love with medicine. It was at that time he realized that he wanted to become a pediatric surgeon.

Dr. Saad also wants to let people know that it will take hard work to be successful. He stated that procrastination if one of the worst things for success and a person needs to use their time efficiently. They should not put anything off to the next day when they can accomplish it that day. Dr. Saad made the trip to the United States and had a goal of becoming a USA Board Certified doctor. He knew it was going to take some work but it was his dream. In the 1980s’ Dr. Saad was the only pediatric surgeon in the United States that was able to speak both English and Arabic. This made him a top candidate for many different positions. He was the official Pediatric Surgeon for the Saudi Royal Family and was able to offer his services to any child that needed it in Saudi Arabia.

When he returned to the United States, he was able to help over 2,000 children during the course of his career. He was always looking for ways to improve medical procedures as had a passion for medical innovation. Dr. Saad Saad was able to save thousands of children during his medical career.

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