Born in Syria, Scott Safadi obviously has a very personal interest in the civil war currently tearing the country apart. In a recent conversation, Scott recalled some of the more important events in his life that have made him the successful California businessman that he is today. Q: How old were you when you left [...]
In 2012, Larry Starr Sarasota based owner of Resort Vacation Accommodations (RVA) purchased Cedars Café and Tiki Bar along with the Cedars Tennis Resort on Longboat Key. Larry Starr says Sarasota and Longboat Key vacations are not complete without a visit to the Cedars. Community Blog Online: Please tell our readers a little about the [...]
When a businessperson is in the business of flipping houses, says Tiffani Von Alvensleben, he or she sees a lot of houses in dire need of updates. Tiffani Von Alvensleben has a resume that includes property management, real estate investment and interior design, giving her a knack for architectural overhauls for older houses. Along with [...]
With a career that has spanned several decades and several professions, Frankie Bordeaux knows the value of hard work. With powerful lessons imparted by his mother and father about honesty, integrity, and belief in a job well done, Frankie Bordeaux has lived a well-rounded professional life. To learn more about how he got where he [...]
The creative class has been a driving force that has breathed new life into many city centers, according to Peter F. Spittler. The arts, in particular, have contributed to the rebirth of a number of cities. As an example, Peter F. Spittler and GSI Inc. spearheaded the historic renovation of the Allen Theater in Cleveland, [...]
J. Kale Flagg likes to refer to Napoleon Hill’s 1937 book, “Think and Grow Rich,” as a seminal work of the personal-success genre. As J. Kale Flagg notes, some of Hill’s parables were tied into personal failures that are the result of giving up after a temporary defeat. The story of the gold mine is [...]
According to the team at Pierre Bennett Global Vacations, New York City is epic and larger than life. The population is huge, the area is large and it has some of the best culture, food, arts and entertainment. Here, Pierre Bennett Global Vacations offers club members a quick guide to the best places to visit [...]
Chicago’s Joe Aldeguer reports that these days, more Americans are facing their own personal financial crises and maybe facing foreclosure, or even bankruptcy. The real estate and finance expert recently sat down with CommunityBlogOnline.com staff to discuss what sort of long and short-term housing options are available for this ever-increasing group of Americans.