Monthly Archives: October 2016

James Dondero’s Dedication In Philanthropic Acts

Highland Capital Management L.P is a firm with experience in alternative asset management and is a registered investment adviser. It has announced a $1M challenge grant award to Family Place Legacy Campaign. The award will help raise the final $2.8M for the $16.5M fundraiser that has been running for about a year. Learn more about James Dandero:

The grant will be administered through Highland Dallas Foundation. Family Place is an organization that supports victims of family violence. The victims are provided with life-changing services and life-saving shelters.

The Legacy Campaign aim is to support the operations and construction of a new Central Dallas Counseling Centre that will be named Ann Moody Place. The facility will have 13 emergency bedrooms, private and group counseling rooms, a call center and spaces for job training. It will also have medical and dental clinics, an animal shelter and an onsite child development center. The Be Project which is involved in education to prevent bullying and teen dating violence will be housed at the new facility.

James Dondero is a credit and equity markets expert with more than 30 years experience. He is the co-founder and the current president of Highland Capital Management L.P, where he oversees operations and investment strategies for retail and institutional products. Since 1993, he has led the company in offering award-winning products and solutions and is among the pioneers of Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO).

James is a graduate of the University of Virginia with majors in Finance and Accounting. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Management Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant. In 1984, he joined the Morgan Guaranty training program after graduating. He joined the American Express as a corporate bond analyst and later became Portfolio Manager. James also worked as a chief investment officer at Protective Life’s GIC subsidiary where he helped it grow.

Dandero serves as chairperson of the board of CCS Medical Corporation, Cornerstone Healthcare and NexBank. James serves on the board of MGM Studios and American Banknote.

The philanthropist supports veteran’s affairs, education and public policy activities. According to NexBank, James Dandero has supported Education is Freedom, Perot Museum of Natural Science, George W. Bush Presidential Library and Institute, SMU’s Tower Scholars Program and Snowball Express Institute among others.

EOS Succeeds in the Production and Distribution of 95% Organic Lip Balm

Evolution of Smooth (EOS) lip balm comes in round and colorful shapes and a rainbow assortment of colors. Craig Dubitsky, Jonathan Teller, and Sanjiv Mehra co-founded EOS with the aim of developing beauty products and distributing them to the people. They embarked on research about lip balms and they found that most people complained of losing their lip balm tubes in their handbags. Others did not like applying lip balms with their fingers thus making it a bit difficult to use lip balm. Therefore, they focused on developing a product that would stand the test of time while at the same time creating great moments to the users. Visit here for more information.

The dome-shaped balm puts to the consideration all the five senses. The soft round packaging feels good to the hands, and it makes a great clicking sound as it closes. They come in different colors, have a sweet taste, and their smell is exquisite. The products aim at creating an emotional connection with the users. The pods are 95% organic, paraben-free, petrolatum-free, phthalate-free, and gluten-free. They contain jojoba oil, vitamins, and shea butter as its ingredients that leave the lips exceptionally moist, soft, and smooth. EOS lip balm is available in different flavors of Pomegranate Raspberry, Blueberry, and Tangerine. For more information visit here.

They contacted various beauty bloggers and reviewers who talked about the eBay available product and helped market it on social media platforms. They also worked with different millennial celebrities who helped in boosting the lip balm’s sales in the market through endorsements and product placement. The celebrities include Miley Cyrus, Kim Kardashians, and Jennifer Lopez. Additionally, they collaborated with Keds in the production of a shoe that came with matching lip balm. They have managed to maintain a strong social media presence following their 161,000 followers on Twitter, 2 million likes on Facebook, and 700,000 followers on Instagram.



Darius Fisher and his Successful Business

The reputation management industry is an industry that is exponentially expanding as the demand for information as well as up to date reviews continues to grow as the internet usage continues to also exponentially expand. With more and more individuals relying on the internet, businesses as well as public figures now rely heavily on the internet to not only keep a positive reputation, but to also sell the products that continue to help businesses thrive into the future. For businesses especially, it has become a good long-term investment in a reputation management firm that will use the company’s expertise to not only keep a positive reputation for both businesses as well as for public figures, but will also use the skills to negate any negative reviews or comments about the business or public individual that could harm the reputation. Overall, to become a successful and growing business, this industry is an important investment for future growth.

One company that is considered to be the leader of this industry is a company that is known as Status Labs, a company that was recently founded and has taken off exponentially to offer some of the most innovative services to the customers. The innovator of Status Labs is Darius Fisher, an individual with extensive experience in both the private sector as well as the public sector who has used his knowledge to help consult with companies all over the world. With over 1,500 clients located in over 35 countries around the world, Darius Fisher’s results speak for themselves.

In recent news, the innovation of Status Labs has been noticed with a prestigious award that is given each year to the company that truly stands out when it comes to innovation and creating new techniques for the future. Darius Fisher and his company are proud receivers of the Business Development Individual of the year award which is attributed to the innovation and creativity put behind creating this empire. Darius Fisher has many plans for the future and hopes to continuously grow Status Labs to be the best that it can be for the clients of the company.