Canada’s Craft Beer Pioneer, Eli Gershkovitz

Canadian Beer
Canada's craft beer revenue growth is in the double digits. Leading the way in Canada's renewed craft beer interest is none other than Eli Gershkovitz. Graduating in 1987 from the University of Toronto with a law degree, Eli Gershkovitz picked up his determination to produce craft beer while touring France, where he tasted a Belgian. Working as an attorney Eli Gershkovitz accumulated experience in the craft beer business representing clients in legal affairs. This experience would prove to be invaluable when opening his first pub, where he ran into licensing troubles.   Eli Gershkovitz opened Steamworks Brew Pub in 1995 with 184 seats ( The pub now has expanded to a 754 seat count...

Dr. Mark Holterman’s Contribution in Medicine Is Indelible and Unforgettable

Health Care, Pediatrics
Dr. Mark Holterman is one of the best practicing medical practitioners with esteemed knowhow in other disciplines of medicine. He is a party to American Diabetes Association (ADA) and was part of the team that joined up with CHLA to help diabetes type 2 among the young children and teenagers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The program targets the age bracket of 8 to 16 years whom they will engage in camps and enlighten them on how to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes.   He was part of the Mental Health Provider Diabetes Education Program under the joint initiative of ADA and APA, which offered patients care and diabetes management. This program received a boost from the Helmsley Charitable Trust of $839 million donations. The mental health professionals’ capacity to serve p

Glen Wakeman Helps People be on Top of the Game

Business Advice, Uncategorized
People aspire to have a successful career no matter what they do for a living. Sometimes it is nice to receive advice from someone who is already successful. It inspires people to go out and do more, and it also encourages people to continue learning. It also helps people to start a new career ( Business and finance are not the fields everybody enjoys but listening to people like Glen Wakeman is interesting even if finance is not your cup of tea. Fields can learn from one another where business practice and success are concerned. Glen Wakeman is the proud CEO of LaunchPad Holdings LLC, a company he created in 2015 and added to his resume (Crunchbase). His career is a qualifie...

The Trabuco Made It From The Middle Ages To The Modern Classroom

Ancient Weapon
The Trabuco became a consolidated war machine throughout the middle ages. It was primarily used as a city surrounding and sieging weapon. Its main use was for smashing city walls and even for throw different kinds of objects over them. The Trabuco is also called a Trebuchet in some European countries. The Trabuco mainly different from a catapult because of its counterweight that gives it the power to throw and heavier objects over a greater distance than its predecessor, the traditional catapult does. The counterweight Trabuco was frequently used in both Muslim and Christian countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea. It became renowned for being able to throw heavy objects on its enemies and hitting their fortresses and walls from distances of up to 800 meters with reliable precision....

A Look at Daniel Mark Harrison’s Career

Business, Business Leaders, CEO, Entrepreneur
Daniel Mark Harrison is a recognized entrepreneur, media expert, and an author. He is the current chairman and CEO of Daniel Mark Harrison Co. (DMH&CO), a privately owned family business with dynamic operations and workstations in Bangkok, Singapore, and Hong Kong. He owns and manages the family business with the sole aim of improving the family assets. Daniel Mark Harrison commands a lot of respect in cryptocurrency and the business world because of the achievement he has made in these sectors. His many Titles and careers make him be suited for business consultation adding more to his success. He attained BA in theology from the University of Oxford in 1989; he has Masters in Business Administration from Norwegian school of business; he has master’s degree in journalism from New Yo

Louis Chenevert: The Hallmark of Innovative Leadership

Business, Business Leaders, CEO
Louis Chenevert has had a storied professional career. He is today recognized as one of the leading business executives in Canada having worked for a number of multinationals including General Motors and United Technologies Corporation (UTC). At General Motors, he rose to become the production manager and spent close to one and a half decades at the car manufacturer. At UTC he was the company’s CEO for eight years and guided it through one of its most prosperous times in modern history. Born in 1957, Louis Chenevert was raised in Quebec, Canada. He went on to study production management at HEC Montreal where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree. He went on to hold a number of positions at different companies before being selected to be the new CEO at UTC in 2006. He would go on to greatl

Gregory Aziz, A Philanthropist And Business Innovator

Business, Business Leaders, Canada, CEO, Philanthropist, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz was born in London, Ontario on April 30, 1949. He majored in Economics at the University of Western Ontario. Soon after his studies, he began his career path by working at the family-owned business, Affiliated Foods. He helped in taking the business to greater heights internationally by trading fresh food products from Europe, Central America, and South America. They supplied these products to the local markets across the United States and Eastern Canada. Greg currently works at National Steel Car as the CEO and president of the company.     Gregory J Aziz is also a motivational leader. This became evident during his acquisition of National Steel Car in 1994 from Dofasco. He attributes the success of the company to the employees. Greg Aziz mentions...

Gregory Aziz’s Proud Legacy In Rail Freight Car Manufacturing

Business, Business Leaders, Canada, CEO, Philanthropist, Railroad, Technology
Greg Aziz is the CEO, Chairman, and President of National Steel Car. Located in Hamilton, Ontario, National Steel Car is the leading manufacturing and engineering companies of railroad freight cars. Aziz has been in this position since 1994. His Early Years   Aziz was born on April 30, 1947 in London, Ontario. He went to school at Ridley College. Also, he majored in economics from the Western University in Ontario. In 1971, Aziz worked at his family wholesale food company called Affiliated Foods in which in over 16 years, this organization grew to be a worldwide fresh foods' importer from South America, Central America, and Europe to distribute to all major US and Eastern Canada's fresh food wholesale markets.   His Emergence at National Steel Car   ...

Adam Milstein Succeeds In Enhancing The Jewish Culture

Adam Milstein, Philanthropist
Adam Milstein is a revered Israel real estate investor. He has made a name for himself as the managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties. The real estate firm has an exceptional portfolio of more than $2 billion in several hundreds of properties that it owns and controls countrywide. While his career pursuits in the real estate industry are commendable, Adam Milstein has also managed to enhance his personal contribution to the success of the Jewish community. In his philanthropic endeavors, Milstein has been able to fund and mentor many Jewish students around the globe through the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. The foundation focuses on strengthening the students' connection to Israel and enabling them to get in touch with their Jewish roots. Milstein is actively involved in ...

NetPicks’ Solutions To Wall Street Uncertainties

On-line trading Consultant
The selloff in the technology sector has dramatically influenced people's perceptions about Wall Street. Initially, it was characterized by a sanguine attitude where some investors believed that the market was unstoppable. Presently, the Wall Street faces multiple uncertainties. The change in attitude has resulted in an unusual choppy summer market condition. However, traders should not have to worry anymore about these circumstances. Traders can overcome the low volume choppy market conditions using a proactive strategy designed by NetPicks to generate revenue from such market conditions. One of the most effective strategies used by the company is known as the Lock and Walk. It is intended to provide support and boost resistance levels of the Nasdaq 100 NDX, -0.11 percent while trading...