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Special Spectators to Partner with University of Miami and Jackson Health Foundation (JHF) to Host Seriously Ill Children and their Families for First Annual VIP Game Day Experience

16 11 2017

National charity rounds out its 16th season with a special visit to Miami, bringing its signature series to the children of JHF NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 16, 2017) - With an entirely volunteer troop of passionate sports fans yet again spreading the joy of Game Day, Special Spectators is coming to Miami's Hard Rock Stadium on November 18th, when it will host several seriously ill children and their families from Holtz Children's Hospital for one of the organization's legendary VIP Game Days, when University of Miami plays Virginia. Together with their partners at the University of Miami and Jackson Health Foundation, who provides philanthropic support to Holtz Children's, Special Spectators has created and will host a full all-access day of football including a suite for the game, a behind-the-scenes stadium and locker room tour, a VIP meal served in their suite prior to the game, Hurricane Walk, time with the cheerleaders, mascot Sebastian and the band --...

THE 2017 LIST OF CANDIDATES FOR THE JOHNNY UNITAS GOLDEN ARM AWARD CUT TO TOP FIVE

14 11 2017

2017 Golden Arm Award Sponsors BALTIMORE, USA, November 14, 2017 -- The 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award candidates have been reduced to the Top 5 of the country’s top college quarterbacks.Remaining candidates for the prestigious annual award – named after the man many refer to as the greatest quarterback ever to play the game of football - are:• J.T. Barrett, Ohio State• Ryan Finley, NC State• Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma• Trace McSorley, Penn State• Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma StateThe Golden Arm Award is presented at the end of each season since 1987 to the nation’s top college quarterback, based on his accomplishments both on and off the field. Candidates must be a college senior or fourth-year junior on schedule to graduate with their class. These strong leaders have demonstrated a commitment to excellence and worked hard for themselves and their teams during the season and beyond.“If Johnny Unitas was still with us he would have been proud of the selection committees’...

Micro C Imaging Takes its Handheld X-ray Solution Global with Appointment of Dr. Youssra Marjoua

13 11 2017

Youssra Marjoua MD appointed as International Medicine Chief by Micro C Imaging Micro C surgical and clinical embodiments enable handheld fluoroscopy and digital imaging Evan Ruff, at left, Dr. Youssra Marjoua, second from left and Dr. Gregory Kolovich, far right, join with team members to demonstrate the Micro C at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr. Youssra Marjoua is named Micro C International Medicine Chief to lead initiatives to deploy its innovative, compact fluoroscopy device in global markets The exceptional benefits of the Micro C in international medicine for doctors and patients inspired me to accept this appointment by Dr. Gregory Kolovich, Micro C Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer” — Youssra Marjoua MD ATLANTA AND SAVANNAH, GEORGIA, UNITED STATES, November 13, 2017 -- Micro C Imaging has expanded its leadership team with the appointment of Youssra Marjoua M.D., M.P.P., a Yale and Harvard-educated orthopaedic surgeon, as International Medicine...

Media Skills: Conversation with an Emmy Award Winning Producer/Director William Natale on VoiceAmerica's Empowerment Channel

13 11 2017

Phoenix, AZ -- 11/13/2017 -- Social media and easily accessible smart technology continues to democratize media production and content development. Content development has become an integral aspect of business, education, sales, professional organizations and even governmental agencies. We also live in an era where life is fragile and therefore extremely precious. This realization coupled with production skills is opening up new social entrepreneurial opportunities for individuals to develop skills to help families, schools, communities, organizations and groups of people record their history and share it with future generations to come. The use of modern media production has grown even further with drone technology and its applications are beyond mere sports production."Socially responsible media professionals like William Natale are aware of the power of modern media production and they are putting their experience to drive positive social change" stated Dr. Kas Henry, Host of "Unleash...

Legislators from Gaming States Offers Cutting-Edge Agenda for January 5-7 Winter Meeting in Miami

07 11 2017

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 7, 2017) - The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) has developed a cutting-edge agenda featuring six Committee sessions and three general sessions for its Winter Meeting, January 5-7, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency Miami. Winter Meeting sessions will focus on, among other topics: How state-tribal compacts need to evolve in the face of rapid technological change The relationship between cashless payment methods and problem gambling Whether potential pari-mutuel wagering on different sports such as esports, daily fantasy sports and auto racing may be an opportunity or threat for the operators of traditional pari-mutuel wagering facilities The potential collision of lotteries and casinos in online gaming How states can -- and should -- prepare for what many observers believe will be the eventual legalization of sports betting Regulators Roundtable, with discussion of desired changes in gaming laws, funding, best practices, the feasibility of...

Scripophily.com Offers Original Standard Oil Trust Stock Certificate Hand Signed by John. D. Rockefeller and Henry Flagler

07 11 2017

Bob Kerstein, Founders Scripophily.com Stock and Bond Certificate Make Great Gifts for the Holidays WASHINGTON November 07, 2017 Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller. The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by John. D. Rockefeller, Henry Flagler and Jabez Abel Bostwick and is over 135 years old. "The Standard Oil Trust began in 1882 by merging all of John. D. Rockefeller's oil properties and had an initial capital of $70 million. There were originally forty-two certificate holders, or owners, in the trust. After ten years the trust was dissolved by a court decision in Ohio due to violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act which was an attempt to restrain the power of trusts with respect...

Todd Ballew Joins HNTB as Associate Vice President and Sports Director

03 11 2017

Todd Ballew joined HNTB Corporation’s sports architecture practice as associate vice president and sports director. There is no better feeling than joining a team that shares a passion for realizing the potential social and economic impact that sports facility design has on our communities. ATLANTA November 03, 2017 Todd Ballew joined HNTB Corporation’s sports architecture practice as associate vice president and sports director. He is part of the leadership team focused on serving the professional and collegiate sports markets. Ballew is based in the firm’s Atlanta office and supports clients in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions, complementing HNTB’s established architecture studios in Kansas City, Denver, Dallas, New York and Los Angeles. “Todd has a unique understanding of what it takes to successfully deliver world-class sports venues, having split his career as an athletics administrator at the University of Tulsa and through his various leadership...

TOP 10 FINALISTS NAMED FOR 2017 JOHNNY UNITAS GOLDEN ARM AWARD

02 11 2017

2016 Golden Arm Award Sponsors BALTIMORE, USA, November 1, 2017 -- The 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award announced today that the original field of 47 of the country’s top college quarterbacks has been narrowed down to the Top 10.Top 10 Golden Arm Award Finalists:• J.T. Barrett, Ohio State• Riley Ferguson, Memphis• Ryan Finley, NC State• Nick Fitzgerald, Mississippi St.• Quinton Flowers, South Florida• Kenny Hill, TCU• Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma• Trace McSorley, Penn St.• Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State• Logan Woodside, ToledoNamed after the man many refer to as the greatest quarterback ever to play the game of football, the prestigious Golden Arm Award is presented annually by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation, Inc.Candidates for the Golden Arm Award – which has been presented at the end of each college football season since 1987 – must be college seniors or fourth-year juniors on schedule to graduate with their class. In addition to the accomplishments...

Xenith partners with Cleveland Browns HELMETS Program to donate over $500,000 in top rated helmets

01 01 1970

In May, an unsuspecting Maysville High School football team traveled to the Browns training facility to watch practice and partake in a tour.  At the end of the day, they were surprised with a new set of top rated helmets by Cleveland Browns players. The Maysville Panthers are the first of many lucky teams over the next five years to be fully outfitted in Xenith helmets. After the reveal, as a part of the next "Browns Give Back" moment, the Cleveland Metropolitan School District was randomly selected to be the next recipient of a $25,000 donation of Xenith helmets. "University Hospitals Sports Medicine is committed to supporting a safe sporting environment for athletes of all ages," said Dr. James E. Voos, University Hospital and Brown's head team physician, "We are proud to continue to support The HELMETS Program." ...

Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Announces Summer 2017 Oregon State Coaching...

01 01 1970

I am so excited to provide the campers at Oregon State with such an amazing staff! San Rafael, CA March 17, 2017 Oregon State University is located in the beautiful, green Willamette Valley between Portland and Eugene. "With the perfect campus setting in place, campers will have the opportunity to work with Xcelerate Nike’s best Pro Players and experienced staff members," says Steve Anderson, Founder of Xcelerate Lacrosse. "Our All-Star coaching staff includes pro players Jesse King, Dan Coates and Steven DeNapoli. I am so excited to provide the campers at Oregon State with such an amazing staff!" Jesse King Jesse King will be co-directing the 1st and 2nd sessions of camps this summer. As a professional player in both the MLL and NLL, along with being a Gold Medal Winner for Team Canada at the 2014 World Championships, Coach King has a wealth of experience and is excited to lead the Xcelerate Nike lacrosse camps 2017 staff. Professional: Georgia Swarm (NLL), Rochester Rattlers...

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