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Women in Business: Lauren Rowe, Client Services Executive, MyHealthDirect

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lauren has been a Client Services Executive at MyHealthDirect since May 2014. The Client Service Executive serves as a hybrid of a client relationship...

Women in Business: Monika Bolkun-Robert, Partner, Schaefer Enterprises Inc

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Monika was born and raised in Poland and spent her summers in England working and studying English. While on her last year of high school, she got a s...

Women in Business: Kim Overton, Founder, SPIbelt

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Since developing the SPIbelt™ ("small personal item" belt), Kim Overton has turned a quick fix for a personal inconvenience into one of America's fa...

Is This Where Investors Should Be Looking When Oil Recovers

James Stafford | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
James Stafford

When oil prices recover--and plenty of analysts think the climb back up will start soon--Canada's western frontier of Saskatchewan and neighboring Alberta will "still have the edge", according to a report from TD Economics.

Women in Business: Dawn Sweeney, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Restaurant Association

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

As president and chief executive officer of the National Restaurant Association, Dawn Sweeney has been instrumental in focusing the mission of the Ass...

Women in Business: Debbie Chinn, Executive Director, Carmel Bach Festival

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Debbie Chinn currently serves as Executive Director of the Carmel Bach Festival, which celebrates the works, inspiration, and ongoing influence of J.S...

Climate Change This Week: Methane Blob, Renewables And Global Heat Rise, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 06.20.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. @@ Funny or Die: Climate Change Denial Disorder - absolutely hilarious. Enjoy, a...

Women in Business Q&A: Logan Rich Chabina, EVP and CMO, EMM Group

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.20.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Logan Rich Chabina is the Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer responsible for the events, marketing and public relations divisions at E...

Women in Business Q&A: Irina Novoselsky, President, Novitex Enterprise Solutions

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.20.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Irina Novoselsky is President of Novitex Enterprise Solutions. In her role, Novoselsky is responsible for driving operational and financial efficienci...

Women in Business Q&A: Deborah Dorsett, Director of Compliance, HNM Global Logistics

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.20.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

As the Director of Compliance & Business Development at HNM Global Logistics, Deborah Dorsett is responsible for the areas of trade compliance, compli...

Women in Business Q&A: Jennifer Fitchen, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Jennifer Fitchen is a partner in Sidley Austin LLP's Palo Alto office. The views expressed in this article are exclusively those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Sidley Austin LLP and its partners.

Women in Business Q&A: Umaimah Mendhro, Founder & CEO, VIDA

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Umaimah Mendhro is the Founder & CEO of VIDA, an e-commerce company that brings mindful global citizenship and an impeccable sense of taste to style-seekers around the world through carefully selected artistic partnerships and responsibly sourced, beautiful products that connect designers, producers, and consumers.

Women in Business Q&A: Kimberly Leach Johnson, Firm Chair, Quarles & Brady

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Kimberly Leach Johnson presides over the firm's executive committee and is Firm Chair of Quarles & Brady. As an attorney, she has been practicing trusts & estates law for more than 30 years.

National Golf Day Drove Home the Importance of a $68.8 Billion Industry

Elisa Gaudet | Posted 06.17.2015 | Business
Elisa Gaudet

Wednesday was National Golf Day. Yes, golf has it's own day and what many might not know is the important role golf plays in the economy. Like all ecosystems there are multiple levels and golf is no exception.

Women in Business Q&A: Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.17.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sabrina Parsons has served as CEO of Palo Alto Software since 2007. She and her husband, Noah, founded a British software distribution company in 2001...

Women in Business Q&A: Victoria Tkacheva, Director of Events and Marketing, Pergola

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.17.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Victoria Tkacheva is the Director of Events and Marketing at Pergola in NYC. Tkacheva is responsible for all of the downtown restaurant and lounge's ...

Women in Business Q&A: Paula Kavolius, Founder and President, House of Possibilities

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.17.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Paula Kavolius is the Founder and President of the House of Possibilities, the non-profit grassroots organization that is changing the paradigm for fa...

Latest EIA Predictions Should Be Taken With More Than a Pinch of Salt

James Stafford | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
James Stafford

The EIA does offer a vital benchmark from which assumptions can be gleaned and estimates can be made, offering insight into the very opaque world of energy. But take predictions about the future with a huge grain of salt.

Women in Business Q&A: Keri Gohman, Head of Small Business Banking, Capital One

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

As the Head of Capital One's Spark Business banking line of business, Keri Gohman leads an organization that serves the more than 50 percent of Americ...

Women in Business Q&A: Robin Moraetes, CEO & Co-Founder of DreamDry

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

After 17 years at CAA as a senior executive growing global brands through innovative marketing initiatives and consulting for companies like Moët & C...

Women in Business Q&A: Juliana Stancampiano, CEO, Oxygen Learning

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Juliana is Oxygen Learning's CEO and chief motivator. In September 2009 Juliana bought Oxygen Learning and made Seattle its home. Juliana's background...

The Most Important Email You'll Ever Send

Erik Harbison | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Erik Harbison

Let's face it: We live in a hyperconnected world that shows no sign of slowing down anytime soon. A hyperconnected world leads to hyperconnected consumers which ultimately leads to hyper-confused business owners trying to market a product or service.

Women in Business Q&A: Sarah Ahmed, Creative Director, DL1961 Premium Denim

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sarah Ahmed is the Creative Director of DL1961, a global premium denim brand that stocks in 1500 stores worldwide including Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomin...

Women in Business Q&A: Shirine Coburn DiSanto, CEO, Coburn Communication

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Shirine Coburn DiSanto got her start as assistant publicist for Live with Regis & Kathie Lee. From there, she worked for Calvin Klein cosmetics for fo...

Women in Business Q&A: Yi Li, CEO, Orbeus, Creators of PhotoTime

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Yi Li is passionate about leveraging technology to build creative products that people enjoy using. Prior to joining Orbeus, Yi was Project Manager at...