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Cannabis Market Growth Projected to Exceed $60 Billion by 2024

21 02 2018

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Indian River Bio-Refinery in Florida to Be Converted to Innovative Eco-District

21 02 2018

VERO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 21, 2018 -- A consortium of investors and project developers led by Frankens Energy has recently acquired the Indian River Bio-Refinery in Vero Beach, and is currently initiating plans to convert the site into an innovative Eco-District.  Once completed, the project aims to become one of Florida's largest integrated eco-districts, harmoniously integrating a series of businesses, all focused on nurturing and supporting environmental sustainability, employment and education within the local community.The Indian River Eco-District is being developed at an enviable location, in that over $200 Million of infrastructure capital was recently deployed at the site to build an industrial biofuels production plant, including on-site power generation equipment and a physical interconnection to Florida's electricity grid. The site also benefits from substantial availability of land that can be used to operate a series of sustainable businesses, and it is also...

Maggie Hardy Magerko Donates Metal Detectors to Brownsville School District

21 02 2018

BROWNSVILLE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Math. Science. English. Active Shooter Drill. Gym. That has become the unfortunate reality for today’s schoolchildren. Another reality is that despite all the best intentions, many school districts lack the funds to deter and detect the weapons that are used in these violent incidents. That’s why Maggie Hardy Magerko, President and Owner of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, yesterday presented the Brownsville School District with a $7,300 check to purchase metal detectors to protect the children of Fayette county. Following the thwarted shooting scare at Uniontown High School last month and the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, Magerko felt compelled to do something to avoid any other situations in her backyard. “I don’t know all the answers to preventing violence in our schools, but I do know that we have to do more,” said Magerko. “I can’t overstate my gratitude to the dedicated police officers and security guards...

MagneGas Completes Acquisition of Green Arc Supply a Leading Industrial Gas Distributor in Texas & Louisiana

21 02 2018

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - February 21, 2018) - MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading clean technology company in the renewable resources and environmental solutions industries, announced today the acquisition of all the assets of Green Arc Supply L.L.C., a leading independent industrial gas and welding supply company with three locations in Texas and one in Louisiana. The gross purchase price was $2.5 million, which was comprised of a $1.0 million cash payment and $1.5 million in restricted common stock. All cash costs related to the transaction were paid in full with cash on hand at closing. Upon consummation of closing, the Company immediately began business operations in Texas and Louisiana. "We are pleased to complete this next step in our expansion strategy," commented Ermanno Santilli, CEO of MagneGas. "This acquisition alone will immediately grow our revenue run rate by over 50%, when we combine this transaction with the acquisition we completed...

NeoGenomics Reports Revenue of $67.8 Million on 18.7% Clinical Volume Growth and $10.5 Million of Adjusted EBITDA in the Fourth Quarter of 2017

21 02 2018

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Dr. Gina Loudon Joins the List of Distinguished Speakers for ‘The Truth About Israel' Gala

21 02 2018

"We couldn’t be more pleased with Dr. Loudon’s decision to join us in this most important event. We are honored that she recognizes the critical nature of the relationship between Israel and the world and that she has taken time from her extraordinarily busy schedule to help educate people" BOCA RATON, Fla. February 21, 2018 The ‘Truth about Israel’ Gala being held at the exclusive Mar- a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida on February 25th, 2018 welcomes author, anchor, columnist, show host, and frequent news commentator Dr. Gina Loudon as one of the events distinguished speakers. Also known as Dr. Gina, Ms. Loudon is a famed media personality. She is the host of "America Trends with Dr. Gina" on YouToo America network. America Trends television show is based on social media and trends of the day, aired on cable networks in 32 million homes nationwide, as well as ROKU, Amazon, and others. The Truth About Israel Gala organizers are looking forward to her anticipated contribution...

The Movie Studio, Inc. Prepares Launch of the Movie Studio Network

21 02 2018

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla., Feb. 21, 2018 -- The Movie Studio, Inc. (OTC Pink:MVES) Themoviestudio.com is pleased to announce the final phase prior to launch of The Movie Studio Network facilitated by its new website along with its live application to provide an OTT (Over The Top) platform. www.themoviestudio.tvIn addition to its recently announced revenue share with Amazon.com, The Movie Studio, Inc. (OTC Pink:MVES) is about to launch The Movie Studio Network and movie streaming platform. The integrated platform streams media from its content aggregator allowing live broadcast and pay per view channels of major networks while allowing a truly uncensored live feed for “red carpet” and “behind-the-scenes” celebrity interview(s) and Movie Studio events.Revenue could be further realized with compatible marketing content and promotions as well as through on demand viewing of the Company’s movies and associated media content. These new assets which house The Movie Studio, Inc.’s...

FanLogic Interactive to Present and Unveil Soon to be Launched Blockchain/Wallet/Token Model at the Wall Street Conference

21 02 2018

CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 21, 2018 -- FanLogic Interactive Inc. (TSXV:FLGC) (OTCQB:FNNGF) (“FanLogic” or the “Company”) is a market leading digital promotions software company, unlocking the power of loyalty and social influence. FanLogic is excited to announce our attendance to present at the Wall Street Conference on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center in Deerfield Beach/Boca Raton, Florida.  Our Blockchain expert and advisor, Rishan Bhagowat, will be presenting our plan in more detail in the Blockchain Summit portion of conference.The Company has begun the process for the minting and launch of our agnostic loyalty token.  FanLogic is working to fast track the minting, creation of our signature wallet, and registering the tokens. The token creation with an initial minting is currently underway.Tokens are the currency used within a specific blockchain. By using tokens, FanLogic will reward users, allow users to trade tokens...

Global Sailing Ropes Market 2018 Top Manufacturers: Marlow, Gottifredi Maffioli, Gleistein, Samson, FSE Robline

21 02 2018

Deerfield Beach, FL -- 02/21/2018 -- Global Sailing Ropes Market 2018 Industrial Analysis, Regional outlook, Top Manufacturer Shares, Growth, Sales, Supply, Forecast to 2023MarketNReports from its database gives Market study on "Global Sailing Ropes Market 2018" and provides unique research for evaluating market trends, highlighting opportunities and supporting stratagical and tactical decision making. This Market Research Report gives market dimensions and evaluation for the duration 2018 to 2022 in depth. Sailing Ropes Market report identifies rapid growth, profit and up-to-date marketing information which is essential to monitor performance and provide information on trends, development and Market Analysis on competitive environment. This Market Research study is a extremely important tool for experts, managers, analysts and to get ready-to-access analysis by the industry professionals.Sailing Ropes Market Research Report Split by Regions or Countries, Players/ Manufaturers, Type, product...

TripAdvisor Names World's Best Beaches In 2018 Travelers' Choice Awards

21 02 2018

NEEDHAM, Mass., Feb. 21, 2018 -- TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its Travelers' Choice® awards for Beaches. The gorgeous Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos won the top honor as the best beach in the world this year, up from the number two ranking last year and reclaiming the top spot it held in 2016. Florida's Clearwater Beach was the number one beach in America, up three spots from its U.S. ranking one year ago, and capturing the top spot in the country it held in 2016. Award winners were determined based on the quantity and quality of traveler reviews and ratings for beaches on TripAdvisor, gathered over a 12-month period. TripAdvisor has awarded 355 beaches overall, including the top 25 in the world and local lists for Asia, Europe, Africa, South Pacific, South America, Middle East, Caribbean, Central America, Australia, Brazil, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico,...

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