Archives for July 2018
Jetwing Vil Uyana celebrates World Environment Day
To celebrate World Environment Day, Jetwing Vil Uyana organized a competition for Kimbissa Junior School, Digampathaha Junior School and Udawelayayagama Junior High School. The competition was based on themes surrounding current environmental issues and was categorized into Art, Poetry and Speech. A total of 137 children participated in the competition. The awards ceremony was held recently amidst the presence of Mr. Hiran Cooray, Chairman, Jetwing Hotels and many other dignitaries.
Hiran Cooray, Chairman, Jetwing Hotels commenting on this special occasion “We are dependent on the environment for everything, so it is our responsibility to make every effort to protect planet earth. Interactive competitions of this nature encourage the youth to step outdoors and appreciate nature’s beauty and importance. We believe bringing out the natural creativity embedded in these children helps generate new concepts and ideas for preserving the environment. Through them their families would also understand the importance of being responsible so that our footprint as a community is positive. Sustainable tourism has been close to our hearts for over 45 years and apart from being responsible in our own activities we always want to guide the community towards conserving nature.”
Family owned and in the tourism industry for the past 45 years, Jetwing Hotels has surpassed expectation at every aspect. Building on their foundation of being passionate, as well as the experience of true, traditional Sri Lankan hospitality, constantly pioneering discoveries captures the essence of the brand. Such a strong statement and direction have enabled Jetwing Hotels to imagine, create and manage marvels and masterpieces, where distinctive design and elegant comfort complement each other and the environment. In line with the Jetwing Hotels Sustainable Strategy, across all properties sustainable and responsible practices are given precedence with resource efficiency, community upliftment and education, and awareness being some of our key focus areas.
Upashama Talgaswatte (Assistant Manager – Marketing) [email protected]
Sanduni Kulatunga (Senior Executive – PR & Media) [email protected]
Tomoka Eye Welcomes Dr. Kyle Cox to its Medical Team
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ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – July 31, 2018 – PRLog — Tomoka Eye Associates is very happy to announce they will have added Kyle Cox, M.D. with their team of medical providers.
Dr. Cox earned her medical degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine in Memphis, TN. She was completed by her residency at the University of South Florida in Tampa and her Oculoplastic, Reconstructive and orbital fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh INFIRMARY in Pittsburgh, PA.
Dr. Cox focuses on Oculoplastics and treatment for Blepharoptosis (droopy eyelids), congenital malformations, trauma (lacerations), eyelid lesions and rumors (skin cancer), Entropion (turned in eyelid), Ectropion (proved eyelid), Blepharospasm, and Trichiasis (misdirected eyelashes). Dr. Cox performs orbital procedures such as for example Thyroid eye disease (Graves’), orbital inflammatory syndromes, tumors, fractures, Enucleation/Evisceration (eye or eye content removal). She also treats lacrimal disorders such as for example Nasolacrimal duct obstruction (blocked tear duct), Dacryocystitis (tear duct infection), Punctal malposition or stenosis (abnormal tear drainage) and Epiphora (tearing).
Dr. Cox will undoubtedly be seeing patients in every three Tomoka Eye offices, situated in Ormond Beach, Palm Coast and Port Orange.
Tomoka Eye Associates offers complete eye care services including high def eye exams, a dry eye clinic, Cataract surgery, contacts and glasses, medical education and laser surgery. They provide three conveniently located offices to serve patients in both Flagler and Volusia Counties; Port Orange, Ormond Beach and Palm Coast. Each working office gets the complete suite of technology to detect and treat eye problems. Being an additional service, all offices have optical shops with licensed opticians to aid with fitting of contact and glasses lenses. Their office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday monday through. They may be reached online at http://tomokaeye.com or by phone at 386-672-4244.
About Tomoka Eye Associates
Tomoka Eye Associates has been providing eye look after the higher Daytona area since 1972. Its physicians are Board Certified optometrists and ophthalmologists. Every Tomoka Eye doctor has additional years of specialized trained in the surgical and medical areas of eye care.
Rady School of Management Hires Executive Director to control Business Analytics Program
SAN DIEGO – July 31, 2018 – PRLog — Raymond Pettit, an accomplished advertising, marketing and media research expert, has joined the Rady School of Management at the University of California NORTH PARK because the Executive Director of the Master of Science running a business Analytics (MSBA) program and the guts for Business Analytics. With 22 years of experience, Pettit has strong industry connections which will bring increased contact with the MSBA program and enhance career choices for MSBA students. Pettit joins the Rady School from comScore, Inc. where he served as VP, Analytics: Custom Client Solutions.
“I’m thrilled to be at Rady and ‘give back’ following a long career running a business. I’m confident I could bring value from what has already been a stellar program and help propel Rady to a leadership role at the nexus of business analytics, industry and education,” Pettit said.
In his role as Executive Director of the MSBA program, Pettit shall become the coordinator for admissions, recruitment, development, capstones, and internships. He plans to determine a business advisory council for the guts for Business Analytics and bring the business enterprise world to Rady by hosting events, conducting workshops, and developing sponsorship opportunities.
Pettit spent some time working in leadership positions for distinguished advertising firms, including a posture as senior vice president at The Advertising Research Foundation, a premier industry research body. He’s got been a visiting guest lecturer at the University of Oregon and collaborated on research with academic leaders in the united states. Pettit earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Michigan and an MS and Ed.D. at the University of Illinois.
“We have been excited that Raymond Pettit has joined the Rady School,” said Associate Professor of Marketing and co-founding faculty person in the Rady MSBA program, Vincent Nijs. “His rich experience running a business analytics, advertising, media and marketing certainly are a great asset to this program and his industry connections will unlock new opportunities for the MSBA program and our students.”
The Rady School’s MSBA can be an intensive program that delivers students with the abilities to achieve data-rich business environments. The scheduled program offers rigorous, hands-on training that prepares students to utilize analytics and data to recognize business opportunities, generate business insights and create business solutions. MSBA students gain both quantitative skills to generate better decision tools and the capability to manage teams and communicate effectively with stakeholders throughout each phase of an analytics project.
To find out more on the MSBA program at the Rady School, head to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aATW8PZqM7w
About the Rady School of Management at UC San Diego
The Rady School of Management at UC NORTH PARK is really a business school that develops ethical and entrepreneurial leaders who create a positive impact on earth through innovation, knowledge and collaboration. The Rady School supplies a Full-Time MBA program, a FlexMBA program for working professionals, a Ph.D. program, a Master of Finance program, a Master of Science running a business Analytics program, a Master of Professional Accountancy program, Executive Education and undergraduate courses. For more information concerning the Rady School visit, www.rady.ucsd.edu.
Southern Ocean Chamber Fills Fall 2018 with Business Events
Autumn is a traditional time for local business leaders to gather to discuss plans to round out the year, the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce offers a wide variety of opportunities to fit all schedules
SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. – July 31, 2018 – PRLog — Bringing businesses back together after a hectic summer season begins with September 12 Founded in Family Forum happening during the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce Innovate & Caffeniate breakfast meeting. This is just the start of a packed calendar that extends into the holiday season.
The Board of Directors, staff and member fueled committees have been planning the perfect blend of informative, social and promotional events that makes doing business in the Long Beach Island region accessible and sustainable. Monthly Women in Business roundtables, Non Profit Forum, Chowderfest Merchant Mart and Cook Off, Innovate & Caffeniate Breakfast Meetings, Afternoon Pop Up meetings, Evening After Hour Networking, and other interactive member experiences including Shop Small Saturday and Holidays Redefined Shopping campaigns and their not to be missed festive Holiday Cocktail Party. The chamber’s long standing partners such as Stockton University for Founded in Family Program, Ocean County Board of Realtors for Pop Ups, Ocean County SCORE for October’s Business Breakfast Power Hour and the Franchise oriented Business Boot Camp, other entities such as NJ Division of Travel and Tourism, Ocean County Board of Freeholders and the US Small Business Administration contribute to events that are timely and impactful. The planning for the regional chamber’s 105th year of continuous service is underway kick off with January State of the Chamber.
The Southern Ocean Chamber releases seasonal postcard calendars with the upcoming months reminder for chamber events, as well as promotes digitally on www.visitLBIregion.com their main website, and social platforms including @southernoceanchamber and @LBIregion. Business events are open to all potential members. For more information stop into their information center at 265 W Ninth St Ship Bottom, call 609 494 7211 or online.
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