The Metal Industry Aims To Increase Efficiency And Safety With Automated Manufacturing Systems

Metal Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact And Recovery To 2030

Metal Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact And Recovery To 2030

The Business Research Company’s Metal Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030

LONDON, GREATER LONDON, UK, January 17, 2021 / — New year, new updates! Our reports have been revised for market size, forecasts, and strategies to take on 2021 after the COVID-19 impact:

Automated manufacturing systems are gaining popularity as they enhance manufacturing productivity and reduce operating costs in the metal industry. An automation system refers to a machine, tool or technology such as robotic and AI technology that helps to reduce human intervention and improve safety in the metal manufacturing processes such as processing, assembling, material handling. This metal market trend allows metal manufacturing companies to increase efficiency and production, improve safety on the manufacturing floor, enhance product quality, perform complex and varied tasks, enhance process stability, provide flexibility to produce products and eliminate routine manual tasks. According to a KPMG report, 63% of the executives say they are considering investing in automation. In 2018, according to an article in Production Machining, an online magazine, 56% of global companies consider automation in manufacturing processes and observed 30% of increase in their production. According to global robotics report 2016 by International Federation of Robotics (IFR), a robotic company, global industrial robots deployed in manufacturing processes are expected to increase to 2.6 million units by 2019.

The global metal market size is expected to grow from $3.32 trillion in 2020 to $3.54 trillion in 2021 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.6%. The growth is mainly due to the companies rearranging their operations and recovering from the COVID-19 impact, which had earlier led to restrictive containment measures involving social distancing, remote working, and the closure of commercial activities that resulted in operational challenges. Metal market analysis shows that the market is expected to reach $4.61 trillion in 2025 at a CAGR of 7%.

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Source: EIN Presswire taps local firm to give Indian tech players access to global markets

press release banner taps local firm to give Indian tech players access to global markets

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Avatyr Business Consulting is based in Chennai, India and offers professional services to Start-ups, SMEs, Venture Capital Firms and Corporates to help them achieve their strategic Innovation & business goals.

India Technology Platform planned for second quarter this year

DELFT, ZUID-HOLLAND, NETHERLANDS, January 18, 2021 / —, the fastest-growing global platform for technology solutions in the energy sector, is partnering with India-based Avatyr Business Consulting to provide Indian tech suppliers a much-needed boost in positioning themselves globally.

“This partnership with offers huge potential for all the Indian tech start-ups and scale-ups to get exposure to global markets. Indian tech start-ups have groundbreaking technologies especially on digitalisation and automation that could revolutionise operations of manufacturing, industrial and energy companies everywhere in the world, and yet only a few with enough resources have found their way offshore,” Arvind Vasu, Avatyr founder highlighted.

The highlight of this partnership is the development of the India Technology Platform dedicated to technological solutions developed by Indian innovators, especially those who are targeting players in the energy and industrial sectors. With India having the third largest start-up ecosystem in the world, the India platform is expected to showcase cutting-edge technologies such as Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and data analytics.

“There are also a lot of deep tech, engineering and research-based efforts in India expected to bring out new robotics and hardware-based technologies. Our goal is to have them hosted on the platform so the world can have easy access to these novel solutions from Indian
innovators,” Vasu added.

The platform is also expected to benefit Indian industrial and energy companies as this will bring together local technological solutions in one portal, making search, selection and deployment of technologies faster and easier.

“We are thrilled to have Arvind Vasu on board as we believe his involvement with Indian tech start-ups, venture capitalists and accelerators combined with his past experience at ABB is a great asset in ensuring the successful rollout of the India Technology Platform,” co-founder and managing partner Erik Nijveld noted.

Prior to starting Avatyr, Vasu has held various positions in Sales, Marketing and Management and worked in the US, Malaysia, China and India. In 2004, he moved to Bangalore to start ABB’s Robotics Business, which grew to exceed revenues of $20 million with over 100 employees in 2009.

“India’s burgeoning start-up and innovation culture promises a wide range of existing and upcoming technological innovations not just for the energy sector but also for other industries. Partnering with Avatyr and launching India Technology Platform confirm our commitment to continue to expand our selection of technologies, ensuring that every business challenge in the energy sector has appropriate innovative solutions on our platform,” Nijveld concluded.

Registering technologies and having tech pages on the India Technology Platform will be free of charge. Premium services that include Tech Positioning Programme, Data Analytics for the page, among others will also be available for technology suppliers, with 20-percent special discount for those who will register before 31 March 2021.

Currently, has a global platform for technological solutions in the energy sector as well as country portals for the Netherlands, Australia and UK markets. The firm also tapped partners in the US, Kuwait, UK, and the Guianas and Caribbean for tailored country offerings.

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La Scuola d’Italia “Guglielmo Marconi” annuncia il nuovo programma di borse di studio 2021

La Scuola d’Italia “Guglielmo Marconi”

Il fondo coprirà totalmente o parzialmente la retta scolastica per il primo anno di frequenza.

Alla Scuola d’Italia formiamo nuovi italiani, cittadini globali, italiani per cultura e non per nascita che, sono sicura, ci rappresenteranno al meglio sulla scena internazionale.”

— Maria Palandra, Responsabile della Scuola

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, January 17, 2021 / — La Scuola d’Italia, con sede a New York, l’unica scuola internazionale italiana al mondo con un IB Program, ha presentato il nuovo programma di borse di studio per l’anno accademico 2021/2022. Il fondo coprirà totalmente o parzialmente la retta scolastica per il primo anno di frequenza.

“Il programma di borse di studio italo-americano della Scuola d’Italia, identifica e sostiene finanziariamente i giovani studenti interessati alla cultura italiana che abbiano dimostrato impegno, capacità e competenza raggiungendo livelli di eccellenza sia nelle attività accademiche che in quelle extracurriculari,” ha dichiarato Maria Palandra, Responsabile della Scuola.

Massimo D’Angelo, Presidente del Consiglio di amministrazione della Scuola e partner di Akerman, ha aggiunto, “Grazie alle generose donazioni di molte famiglie italiane ed americane qui a New York oltre che di aziende italiane che operano negli Stati Uniti, siamo lieti di presentare questo programma di borse di studio per i nuovi studenti interessati alla nostra offerta formativa di rinomata fama mondiale”.

“Uno degli obiettivi principali della Scuola d’Italia è quello di preparare i nostri studenti verso un futuro ricco di soddisfazioni. Crediamo che l’IB Program insieme agli studi classici e scientifici peculiari di una scuola italiana ed internazionale siano la strada giusta verso il successo. Alla Scuola d’Italia formiamo nuovi italiani, cittadini globali, italiani per cultura e non per nascita che, sono sicura, ci rappresenteranno al meglio sulla scena internazionale. La nostra non è solo un’eccellente scuola ma è anche una grande comunità che crea con gli studenti e le famiglie legami che durano tutta la vita”, ha concluso Maria Palandra.

Gli studenti interessanti a conseguire una borsa di studio possono fare richiesta inviando una lettera di presentazione congiuntamente al proprio curriculum vitae relativo alle attività scolastiche ed extracurriculari. Per il conseguimento della borsa di studio non è richiesta la conoscenza della lingua italiana. La richiesta deve essere inviata via e-mail all’attenzione di Stefano Lanfredini (

La Scuola d’Italia “Guglielmo Marconi”
È una scuola internazionale fondata nel 1977 con sede a New York. La Scuola comprende 4 ordini: scuola dell’infanzia, scuola elementare, scuola media e il liceo scientifico. La Scuola ha raccolto la sfida della globalizzazione dei saperi e offre un percorso di studi internazionale che coniuga il meglio del sistema e della cultura americana, italiana ed europea.
La Scuola d’Italia è l’unica al mondo ad offrire il Diploma di maturità del Liceo scientifico (esame di Stato riconosciuto in Italia, nei Paesi UE e negli Stati Uniti) e l’International Baccalaurate Diploma Programme. Un corso di studi rivolto agli studenti degli ultimi due anni del liceo che, oltre a potenziare nei ragazzi lo sviluppo delle competenze necessarie per affrontare le sfide e cogliere le opportunità della società globale, costituisce un importante credito nel processo di ammissione nelle migliori università americane ed europee. L’obiettivo della Scuola è quello di trasmettere ai propri studenti una cultura globale, intesa sia come istruzione ed acquisizione di competenze e capacità creative che come stile di vita, comportamento e valori che insieme contribuiscono alla formazione completa dei futuri “cittadini del mondo”. La Scuola è una comunità che favorisce la crescita personale e sociale dei propri studenti anche attraverso attività come la musica, il teatro, l’arte e incoraggia gli studenti a prendere parte a numerose attività extra-curricolari (workshop, seminari, clubs) e di volontariato.
I nostri docenti sono un modello di eccellenza nel panorama scolastico americano ed europeo. Essi costituiscono il migliore esempio della formazione internazionale che la Scuola offre: tutti gli insegnanti parlano correntemente due o più lingue, provengono dalle migliori università americane ed europee e molti dei docenti del liceo vantano un PhD.

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Why do Estate Planners need to Invest in Digital Marketing?

TUCSON, AZ, USA, January 18, 2021 / — If you own an estate planning law firm, your long-term success can be greatly hindered without investing in digital marketing. As more and more customers search for local businesses online, digital marketing has changed the way many markets operate. Having a smart digital marketing strategy has become an absolute must for any local company wanting to attract new customers and build its online presence.

When you need your business to stand out in any established market and get your message heard by as many potential clients as possible, you need to expand your relevance across the Web. The days of newspaper ads and printed ads are over. We are in the age of the Internet and have been for several years. Here are the top reasons why you need to set digital marketing your top priority in 2021:

Consumer Culture
Print media has lost its importance as more and more users are finding businesses (and most other information) via the Web. You need to start offering engaging content that can help your audience shape their buying decisions. Building a strong online presence can help your business get found much more easily, which in turn, help drive new customers to your practice.

Digital Marketing is Cost-effective
If you think SEO and social media marketing campaigns are expensive, you have not checked the prices of print media. Every business wants affordable ways to sell its services to its audience and in 2021, digital marketing can be a significant and viable option. As compared to traditional ad methods, SEO and other digital marketing channels can much more effective.

Targeting Smartphone Users
People seem to spend most of their time looking at laptops and mobile screens. What’s the point of posting a business ad in an expensive newspaper when no one is going to read it? From texting with friends to listening to online lectures, users are spending hours on their mobile phones. Digital marketing offers you opportunities to cater to the needs of targeted smartphone users.

Build a Brand Image
Whenever people see your product or hear your brand name, the first thing they do is to look up your company on Google. Having a strong business website design and professional details can help to build a positive perception of your business. Many consumers only pick a business for products and services after doing online research about that company.

Boost Business ROI
Effective digital marketing strategies don’t need a lot of investment. With a relevant marketing channel, you can land lots of new clients without spending a lot. Digital marketing can easily boost operational revenue if you target the right audience. With social media alone, a few hundred dollars spent on micro-targeted Facebook ads can generate thousands of dollars in new business. So, be smart and invest in digital media marketing for an impressive ROI.

Final Verdict.
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Gross Global Happiness Summit 2021 programmed at the United Nations University for Peace

Gross Global Happiness United Nations University for Peace - Luis Gallardo and Mohit Mukherjee

Gross Global Happiness United Nations University for Peace – Luis Gallardo and Mohit Mukherjee

Gross Global Happiness United Nations University for Peace

Gross Global Happiness United Nations University for Peace

World Happiness Foundation

World Happiness Foundation

World Happiness Academy

World Happiness Academy

Gross Global Happiness will be held both virtually and onsite at the UPEACE campus this March 12th – 14th, 2021.

With programs such as Gross Global Happiness, the World Happiness Foundation supports leaders from governments and organizations that are creating the conditions for happiness and well-being for all.”

— Luis Gallardo, Founder & President – World Happiness Foundation

MIAMI, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, January 17, 2021 / — Globally, happiness is one of our most important goals. Studies show that we value it more than success, knowledge, or material items. And yet, in a world that has continued to progress and become objectively better by most conceivable standards, why do many find this such a difficult goal to reach? As important as happiness is, how much do we know about it and its impacts on individual and global progress?

The Gross Global Happiness summit is an innovative executive education event in which people worldwide come to tackle these very questions. We will learn, unlearn, and share experiences on the topic of happiness, bringing together a multitude of perspectives and expertise.

This experience will combine theory and practice, touching on the latest research from positive psychologists and delving into the practical applications of what we’ve learned and are still discovering in the field. Happiness will be brought front and center as we explore and understand how people can lead happier, more meaningful lives.

The Importance of focusing on Gross Global Happiness:
Growing inequalities lost diversity, pandemics, and climate change are only some of the serious challenges facing humanity in the coming decades. All of these crises are interconnected and we cannot confront them in isolation. Our current economic systems are failing to foster a productive and healthy balance between societal, individual, and environmental needs and goals. We need to work together at a systemic level to create the necessary change.

That is why with programs such as Gross Global Happiness the World Happiness Foundation supports the leaders from governments and organizations that are disrupting current systems by implementing new policies and initiatives that are advancing the dialogue on creating economies of happiness and well-being for all.

The Foundation stewards two UN resolutions:
UN RESOLUTION 65/309: Happiness: Towards a Holistic Approach to Development.
UN RESOLUTION 66/281: International Day of Happiness.

Event format:
Whether you participate in the virtual format or join us onsite at the University for Peace campus in Costa Rica, this event is designed to be practical and hands-on, allowing space for sharing and peer-to-peer learning. Participants will take part in interactive workshops, small group reflections, and introspective activities. There will also be plenty of spaces to encourage networking and relationship-building between participants as well!

By the end of this course, participants will have:

-Gained a practical understanding of cutting-edge frameworks that you can readily implement to lead compassionately and mindfully;
-Acquired strategies to unlock your full potential and that of those around you for lasting impact;
-Practiced valuable techniques to bring more happiness and well-being to your work and personal life;
-Developed deep relationships with a network of an amazing, global array of peers from the course.

Who should partake?:
Gross Global Happiness is purposefully designed to apply to those over a wide range of ages and career levels and across various fields. Participants often share some of the following characteristics:

-A desire to change, grow, or re-establish passion for their career
-A deep drive to push personal boundaries and give back to the community/world
-A personal fascination with understanding what makes people thrive and flourish, professionally and personally.
-The need to connect with like-minded individuals and broaden their already global mindset
-Professionals in fast-growing career fields who want to stay ahead of the curve.

Past participates Say:

"The Gross Global Happiness Summit is one of the few platforms out there that offers an opportunity for coaches, trainers, and experts in the happiness field to come together and co-create high quality and innovative programs that tackle the challenges of the 21st century, especially around anxiety and stress management, and all done in an intimate and natural setting of one of the most beautiful university campuses on Earth” – Carine Bouery / Cynchro, Founder and Managing Director/ United Arab Emirates.

“Mixing years of knowledge, studies, analysis, and investigations on Happiness, shared by multiple presenters and participants from different parts of the world, brings the richness of diversity and multiculturality that you can only experience in a non-replicable event like the Gross Global Happiness.” – Víctor Rojas/ VMware Program Specialist, Employee Referral Program / Costa Rica.

“This is an experience that makes you evaluate the important things in your life and makes you want to be a changemaker to contribute to global human happiness.” -Liliana Núñez/ General Manager Qué y Cómo, A.C. / Mexico.

“For me, GGH has been a high return investment for both my business, teaching, and research. Having attended both 2019 and 2020, I can see the accelerating value coming from engaging in Costa Rica and the year-long connections with participants. I find that my depth and breadth of understanding to be highly significant in strengthening my professional work and professional life. Highly recommended.” – Art Sherwood/ Western Washington University, Professor, Director-Academic Programs in Entrepreneurship and Innovation / United States.

The University for Peace
Located in Costa Rica, the University for Peace (UPEACE) was established in December 1980 as a Treaty Organization by the United Nations General Assembly. UPEACE is the only university in the United Nations system authorized to offer academic degrees in peace and conflict studies.

The Centre for Executive Education
Within the University for Peace, the UPEACE Centre for Executive Education was launched to deliver dynamic workshops, seminars, and training courses. In a world that needs more changemakers, these courses are designed to empower people and provide them with the skills, mindsets, and networks to impact the world positively.

The World Happiness Foundation’s purpose is to realize a world with freedom, consciousness, and happiness for all, and during this time, belonging is more important than ever. Loneliness, anxiety, and depression have increased exponentially around the globe. Beyond creating a culture of inclusion and a sense of belonging to fulfill our human needs, belonging is also the path to effective teamwork, creativity, innovation, and the way to unlock individuals' and communities' whole potential.


Hannah Cassimere
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Gross Global Happiness

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Legal amateur radio use offers STEM training for young people

Ham Radio Prep was established in 2017 to assist people interested in obtaining an FCC-issued amateur radio license.

SHERIDAN, WYOMING, USA, January 18, 2021 / — Amateur radio is a valuable resource for the United States and its territories, serving as a training ground for young people and providing local and national communications assistance in the event of emergencies and communications network failures. The misuse of amateur radio is condoned because of the value of its spectrum to our nation.

The use of amateur radio systems, networks and frequencies for other than their intended purposes by licensed amateur radio operators undermines the value of the radio service in serving the public.

In a news release issued by the Federal Communications Commission on Sunday, the agency said: “Individuals using radios in the Amateur or Personal Radio Services in this (illegal) manner may be subject to severe penalties, including significant fines, seizure of the offending equipment, and, in some cases, criminal prosecution.”

Licensed amateur radio operators agree to uphold the law when they take to the airwaves as a matter of their ability to use valuable radio spectrum created for their sole use. Amateur radio is a welcoming place for those who wish to contribute to the art of radio science or the resource of ham radio.

Young people who become involved with ham radio activities engage in a variety of learning skills that assist them later in science, technical, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers. By learning electronics theory, building communications networks or even building their own equipment, they learn valuable skills that assist them in the learning process later in life, especially as they study STEM topics or enter STEM careers.

Ham radio operators also perform public service with their own equipment and skills to assist with local, regional and national emergencies. Because amateur radio operators have built their own networks designed to function in backup mode, they often can communicate when regular communications such as cellular infrastructure or even public safety systems are knocked off the air. In situations like this, ham radio operators perform public service in conjunction with local, county, state and federal government agencies to ensure communications can reach in and out of affected areas.

When tornadoes ravage the Midwest, hurricanes pound the east coast or wildfires rip through the West, amateur radio networks ensure important messages get through when other systems and their infrastructures are knocked off the air from damage, overload and more.

There are more than 750,000 licensed amateur radio operators in the United States and its territories. Ham Radio Prep offers courses designed to teach people online the information they need to take exams that grant them Federal Communications Commission licenses for amateur radio. The courses also teach students how to be legal and safe on the airwaves, in accordance with FCC rules and regulations.

Ham Radio Prep was established in 2017 to assist people interested in obtaining an FCC-issued amateur radio license by offering courses for the FCC Technician, General and Extra class licenses. For more information about Ham Radio Prep, go to

Chuck Gysi, General Manager
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Motorstep – Changing lives for RV users

Lifts you safely in seconds

Motorstep can work anywhere in seconds

Safe & securely get over steps.

Motorstep is the new step technology that's making life easier

Motorstep helped us so much after my wifes knee operation”

— John Dewold, USA

AYLESBURY, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM, January 18, 2021 / — Motorstep, the affordable, user friendly lifting platform that is changing people's lives in their Home, Caravan, Motorhome, RV, and Trailer giving access to hard-to-reach areas and letting people with disabilities or injuries continue doing the activities they love.

Using technology and manufactured in the UK, Motorstep wheels into position, where it will lock and lift you up to your desired height to enter an RV, Caravan or Home at the touch of a button, making life easier for those who struggle with steps.

There is two models to choose from, the Motorstep MS600 caravan and motorhome step lift rises from just 1.5inches/40mm to a maximum height of 24inches/600mm giving you safe effortless access into your caravan or motorhome eliminating bulky steps and ramps.

Sturdy & secure legs make a stable base able to lift to 20 stone/125kg/280lb in weight without issue.

The second model, Motorstep MS800 rises from just 1.5inches/40mm to a maximum height of 32inches/800mm, making it perfect for RV use.

Easily transported everywhere, with fold up lifting platform/legs and wheels to manoeuvre, Motorstep is compact enough to fit in the trunk of a car or in your caravan or motorhome.

Completely free standing, both models are powered by a 12-volt leisure battery, or also with the option to connect directly to your home power. Additionally, the freedom option is inbuilt with its own power supply, so works straight away.

Using Motorstep is also a simple, effective way to overcome a step at home by eliminating bulky ramps, unstable steps or any need for home modification, Motorstep is a cost-effective way to access areas of your home that have become a problem. Uses have included the step into the front door, out into the garden or an internal step within the home.

Motorstep is designed and manufactured in Britain to the highest level of craftmanship and with all British certifications, and through a large network of suppliers is able to ship globally.

Purchased VAT free in the UK by registered disabled customers or customers with chronic illnesses and supplied with a 230v/12v power outlet, meaning it can be powered by any power source easily.

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Motorstep – the only portable lifting platform

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Akin Gump Seeks Six-Month Stall on Racketeering Related Affidavits in Akron: Lucky Star Analysis

Entities acting on behalf of Energy Harbor and the international law firm of Akin Gump Straus Hauer & Feld have asked a federal bankruptcy court for a delay.

CLEVELAND, OH, UNITED STATES, January 17, 2021 / — In a move seemingly reeking of desperation, entities acting on behalf of Energy Harbor and the international law firm of Akin Gump Straus Hauer & Feld on Jan. 7 asked a federal bankruptcy court in Akron, Ohio, for an “emergency” six-month delay in responding to racketeering-related interrogatories requested by Judge Alan Koschik on November 24 of 2020, according to publicly filed federal documents discovered by Lucky Star Communications, an Ohio-based communications firm.

The affidavits were scheduled to be filed with the court on Jan. 8 2021 in In re: Pleasants Corp. Case No. 18-59763. They were demanded of Akin Gump lobbyists Sean D’Arcy, Henry Terhune, James Tucker and Geoffrey Verhoff, who billed $2.8 million in Ohio state lobbying fees to forward the passage of Ohio H.B. 6. That bill gave approximately $1.4 billion in subsidies to First Energy Solutions, an operator of two nuclear power plants in Ohio that were said to be losing money without offering proof.

In the "emergency" request, Akin Gump argued that it had already prepared the affidavits and would be able to file them on time in the court so ruled.

Judge Koschik has ordered that a hearing be held on the “emergency” request via telephonic hearing on Jan. 19 at 10 a.m.

Four Ohio-based lobbyists for H.B. 6 were indicted on racketeering charges in a $61 bribery scheme designed to aid the bill’s passage. Also indicted in the scheme – allegedly Ohio’s largest governmental bribery ever – was Ohio’s then-Speaker of the House, Larry Householder, a Republican.

Two of the Ohio lobbyists have pled guilty to the scheme, but none of the Akin Gump Ohio lobbyists have been charged with any crime
One of the Akin Gump lobbyists, Geoffrey Verhoff, also serves as vice chair of the finance committee of the Republican National Committee.

The request for affidavits arose because, according to court documents, Akin Gump employees were involved on almost a daily basis in consulting with the accused racketeers.

According to court records, it was in fact a check from Akin Gump that served as the initial retainer to one of the racketeers who has pled guilty, Juan Cespedes of the Oxley Group.

The Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, a state agency charged with guarding the interests of the state’s energy consumers, filed an objection to the delay, stating that no valid reason for it had been given.

Some of the specific questions asked of the Akin Gump lobbyists, some of whom were attorneys, were as follows

a. Describe your role in the 2018 and 2019 contests for the speakership of the Ohio House of Representatives. (All.)

b. Describe your role in the 2018 general elections for the Ohio legislature. (All.)

c. Describe nature of your interactions and relationship with Juan Cespedes and the Oxley Group. (All.)

i. What acts were involved in “mobilizing the HB 6 vote” in July 2019? (D’Arcy.)

According to court documents, the interrogatories above became necessary because U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio David DeVillers refused on numerous occasions to provide relevant information to Judge Koschik on whether these potentially racketeering-related fees should be paid.

FirstEnergy, the parent company of bankrupt FirstEnergy Solutions, is currently being investigated not only by the U.S. Attorney, but by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Attorney General of the State of of Ohio, David Yost.

According to court records, Yost makes the puzzling claim that the entire bankruptcy claim was part of the fraudulent racketeering scheme. He hasn’t explained this in detail, but FirstEnergy Solutions, now renamed Energy Harbor, initially received a bid from Nucor, the nation’s largest generator of electricity from nuclear power, to buy them out of bankruptcy.

This offer was rejected, and FirstEnergy Solutions/Energy Harbor bonds fell into the hands of a number of Wall Street Vulture firms, which bought bonds for as low as .30 cents on the dollar and later converted the bonds into stock in the post bankruptcy firm, gaining operating control.

In a surprise move made immediately upon leaving bankruptcy, the firm was drained of $800 million in operating funds, which went to buy out one set of Wall Street vultures for a huge cash profit.

Two Wall Street vulture fund executives, John Kianni (formerly of Cove Key Management LP), now Energy Harbor executive chairman, and Stephen Burzanian (formerly of Avenue Capital Corp.), now the company's chief strategy officer, ended up running the company, which operates two of the country's most outdated and potentially dangerous nuclear power plants in the country.

Currently, Nuveen Corp. (a financial firm owned by TIAA) and Avenue Capital own virtually all of the company, owning 45% and 16% respectively.

Energy Harbor faces $10 billion in eventual clean-up costs, but only has $2 billion in its clean-up trust fund.

“These Wall Street vulture funds dealt out some of the nation’s most dangerous nuclear facilities as if they were poker chips,” believes Jeff Barge, CEO of Lucky Star Communications, an Ohio communications firm. “It was a high-stakes game of financial poker, and the financial vultures of Wall Street won."

Jeff Barge
Lucky Star Communications
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ObiiGO, the World's First Auto Repair Bidding App Signing Up Repair and Oil Facilities

ObiiGO, the World's First Auto Repair Bidding App Signing Up Repair and Oil Facilities

FAYETTEVILLE, AR, UNITED STATES, January 17, 2021 / — ObiiGO’s successful launch at the end of 2020 has more demand for shops to join. As one customer put it, “I now feel confident about the repair process”. ObiiGO will educate the consumer better than anything else that has hit the market. ObiiGO is expanding in Houston and Phoenix, with other cities in the pipeline later this year. Shop owners will be able to sign up at

ObiiGO brings the customer and independent repair facility together in unison to work together for best pricing on the best repairs. Through ObiiGO’s OBDII plug-in the consumer can punch in the error codes and get the diagnostic read on the check engine light. From there the consumer can send off “bid requests” to participating repair and oil lube centers”. Within 30 minutes the consumer will receive the bids based on time and value allowing the consumer to pick which bid satisfies not only their wallet but, their schedule.

At a time when Covid-19 has limited the ability to leave the house consumers still need their cars to get to the grocery store or doctor. ObiiGO’s “pay on the app” and “touch free” process gives the consumer the option for safe “COVID-19” precautions with the repair facility manager or technician. With SMS messaging and the ability to send pictures. The repair facility can get a very good indication of what is going on with the car.

88% of consumers say independents charge less for auto repairs. And the average household spends 1.9% of their annual gross income on yearly auto repair. Being bigger and flashier is not what consumers want when it comes to auto repair. They want value, education, and communication on their repaired and why. Consumers will pass up fancy lobbies and espresso machines to save their family money. ObiiGO has the capability of saving a family 50%, 60%, 70% off auto repair. Next time the check engine light comes on their will be no hesitation to check it out.

ObiiGO is on a mission to help consumers with value repairs and safety for their family and others. At the same time help thousands and thousands of independent repair facilities benefit from this streamlined service to increase their car intake, overhead, profits, and live the American dream. Independents have playing “David vs Goliath” with dealerships for decades and they will have more opportunity to show consumers they can do the same job or better at a better value. With smart phones becoming such a common necessity ObiiGO has streamlined the app so even the founder’s 70-year-old mother can use it.

About ObiiGO
ObiiGO is the first automotive repair bidding app built by customers and former auto repair owners. The app’s creators are leveling the playing field for consumers and independent shop owners and helping drivers save money on costly auto repairs.

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Source: EIN Presswire

Annonce d'un nouvel emploi pour les enfants qui aiment le chocolat et l'écriture française

Join French Kid Team for The Sweetest Gig #mustlovefrench #thesweetestgig kidslovework

Join French Kid Team for The Sweetest Gig #mustlovefrench #thesweetestgig kidslovework

The Sweetest Gig Preparing Kids for Life #thesweetestgig #kidslovework #kidsearnperks

The Sweetest Gig Preparing Kids for Life #thesweetestgig #kidslovework #kidsearnperks

The Sweetest Gig is a Rewarding Kid Love Work Program Especially Suited for Grateful Working Professional Families that Love Preparing Their Kids to Succeed in Life #thesweetestgig

The Sweetest Gig is a Rewarding Kid Love Work Program Especially Suited for Grateful Working Professional Families that Love Preparing Their Kids to Succeed in Life #thesweetestgig

L'agence de recrutement, Recruiting for Good, parraine un programme de travail permettant aux enfants de pratiquer leurs compétences en écriture française.

The Sweetest Gig is Perfect for LA Kids that Love Speaking French, World's Best Chocolates, and Making Mom Proud!”

— Carlos Cymerman, Fun Advocate+Founder, The Sweetest Gig

SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, January 17, 2021 / — Recruiting for Good (R4G) est une agence de recrutement qui aide les entreprises à trouver des professionnels talentueux et génère des revenus pour financer The Sweetest Gig (préparer les enfants à la vie).

Sur The Sweetest Gig, les enfants du collège sont embauchés pour déguster le meilleur chocolat du monde, rédiger des critiques créatives et gagner des avantages amusants pour la famille. Tous les 3 mois; les enfants utilisent leur talent créatif pour faire une différence.

Les enfants qui terminent trois Sweet Gigs entre février et avril; gagnera un cadeau de maman (Le meilleur chocolat … livré à domicile le jour de la fête des mères).

According to Recruiting for Good, Founder, Carlos Cymerman, "We're looking to hire 5 kids who learned French in the US, love creative writing, and passionate about chocolate. Taste the World's Best Chocolate, write reviews in French, and earn fun perks."

How Parents Help Their Kids Land The Gig

The Sweetest Gig is a high purpose work program for grateful working professional families that make a difference in LA.

Hiring just 5 kids for special French gig. Kids are in middle school, and learned French in the US.

One parent needs to be fluent in English; email Sara(at)TheSweetestGig(dot)com to make an appointment and speak with Carlos, the Founder.


Before launching staffing agency, Recruiting for Good, Founder, Carlos Cymerman worked as a teacher for 10 years during and after college. And Recruiting for Good has been sponsoring creative writing contests for the last 10 years (for adults and kids). In 2014, he created and sponsored a creative writing program at Olympic High School in Santa Monica.

The Sweetest Gig is a rewarding ‘Kid Love Work’ program; especially suited for ‘Grateful Working Professional Families’ that love preparing their kids to succeed in life. Sweet Creative Middle School Kids are hired on weekends to taste The World's Best Chocolate, write creative reviews, and earn fun perks. The Sweetest Gig is created by Carlos Cymerman, and sponsored by Recruiting for Good. "Kids learn that anything meaningful, rewarding, and worthwhile; takes time, and effort."

Summer Camp May Not Be Back…The Sweetest Gig Will Be… "Sweet Love Festival." Fun Creative Summer 2021!

Since 1998, Recruiting for Good has been a purpose driven staffing company. Companies retain our recruiting agency to find talented and value driven professionals who love to use their talent for good in Accounting/Finance, Engineering, Information Technology, Marketing, Operations, and Sales. R4G is on a fun mission; preparing kids for life to succeed thru 'The Sweetest Gig,' fun love work program.

Recruiting for Good Created The Goodie Foodie Club whose purpose is to help fund 'The Sweetest Gig' so more kids can learn to love work and prepare for life. Participate in our meaningful Referral Reward Program today to Enjoy The Sweetest Rewards (12 Months of Sushi, or 12 Months The Finest Chocolate Delivered to Mom).

Carlos Cymerman
Recruiting for Good
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Source: EIN Presswire