|Cantor Fitzgerald And BGC Partners Raise Approximately $12 Million On Annual Charity Day|
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2014
NEW YORK, LONDON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Cantor Fitzgerald & Co., a leading global financial services firm, announced today that Cantor Fitzgerald, together with its affiliate BGC Partners, Inc., raised the same as last year at approximately $12 millionfor charities around the world, at the companies' annual Charity Day on Thursday, September 11, 2014. Each year, Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC donate 100% of their global revenues on Charity Day to the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and dozens of charities around the world. (more...)
|OPRAH'S THE LIFE YOU WANT Arena Tour Teams with Discovery Education And Step Up|
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2014
'Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend,' an eight-city arena tour and transformational weekend featuring Oprah Winfrey and a team of special guests, announced today an initiative to reward and inspire outstanding educators and mentors throughout the country with complimentary tickets to attend the life-changing weekend event. In each of the eight U.S. cities the tour will visit this fall, pairs of tickets will be distributed via Discovery Education, leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, and Step Up, the nonprofit that inspires women to inspire teen girls to fulfill their potential. Discovery Education will distribute tickets to deserving educators in and around each city, while Step Up will target member mentors. (more...)
|Canadian Play SEXY LAUNDRY to Receive Regional Premiere at Park Square 9/12-28|
by BWW News Desk - Aug 07, 2014
Park Square opens its season next month with Michele Riml's delightful comedy, SEXY LAUNDRY September 12-28 (with previews: September 5-11). A critically acclaimed playwright from Vancouver, British Columbia, Riml turns the rom com on its head and paints a moving and hilarious portrait of a marriage on the rocks. (more...)
|4U Productions Launches STEPP CHALLENGE, 1/9|
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014
4U Productions presents Stepp Challenge: Get Fit and live workout with America's celebrity fitness dance guru from The Dr. Oz Show, Stepp Stewart.
America's celebrity fitness dance guru, Stepp Stewart is gearing up for the 'Stepp Challenge: Get Fit' weekend to be held January 9-10, 2015 in Rochester, New York. Stewart, who appears regularly on The Dr. Oz Show and an Ambassador of Healthcorps will lead a community-wide fitness workout and weight-loss challenge at a location in the Rochester area to be announced at a later date. A part of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Healthcorps 501 © non-profit organization.
Founded by heart surgeon and two-time Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz and his wife Lisa, HealthCorps' vision is to lead a nationwide movement toward a new generation of healthy young people ultimately combating the childhood obesity crisis.
Healthcorps Honoree and Ambassador, Stepp Stewart with invited guest, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Healthcorps CEO and Founder and legendary actor Bill Cobbs will kick-off the weekend with a VIP reception and honorary awards ceremony. In addition to this event, Stewart will host a weight-loss challenge and lead participants in a power-packed workout during this healthy lifestyle event.
This fitness fair will include a variety of healthy foods, lively entertainment, and lots of interactive activities for people of all ages. This event promises to educate, empower and energize the community about the importance of getting and staying fit! Details on how to participate in this amazing event are forthcoming.
For more information about the Stepp Challenge: Get Fit weekend, please contact Alicia Bell-Hill 585-713-6476 or go visit our website at http://abh4uproductions.wix.com/events.
About 4U Productions
4U Productions is a New York based independent production and entertainment company whose sole mission is to connect dream seekers with top industry professionals from the Arts and Entertainment industries. 4U Productions is committed to making significant contributions to the community through philanthropic efforts.
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|Dr. Susan Albers Doles Out Tips to Help Clients Eat More Mindfully|
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2014
Dr. Susan Albers, psychologist and author of EatQ and Eating Mindfully, will be hosting a free webinar for dietitians, counselors, psychologists, yoga teachers, physicians, trainers, nurses. June 30th, 7 PM EST. The webinar is entitled 11 Simple Strategies for Helping Clients To Eat More Mindfully. (more...)
|2014 Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Award Winners Announced!|
by TV News Desk - Jun 21, 2014
Last night, June 20, The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced the winners of the 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards in a sold-out, grand gala for over 1,200 attendees at the Westin Bonaventure, in downtown Los Angeles. Scroll down for the full list of winners! (more...)
|Acceleware Kicks Off EAGE by Announcing Reseller Agreement with GeoTomo|
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2014
AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS - Acceleware® Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:AXE) and GeoTomo LLC. announced at the 76th annual conference and exhibition of the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, that they have signed a reseller agreement which allows GeoTomo to integrate AxRTM™, Acceleware's reverse time migration (RTM) application into the GeoThrust seismic data processing system. (more...)
|Yacon Syrup Accelerates Weight Loss in Adult Women|
by BWW News Desk - Jun 06, 2014
With new diets and quick weight loss tips popping up all the time, it gets hard keeping track of what works and what doesn't. The latest trend in the long line of natural weight loss supplements is yacon syrup and it's purported to be able to help women lose weight. (more...)
|Sharecare and Blue Button Host Twitter Chat to Help Consumers Take Control of Their Personal Health Information|
by BWW News Desk - Jun 03, 2014
During the three hour chat, leading experts from the Office of the
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), part of
the Department of Health and Human Services, will be on-hand to answer
questions about the Blue Button Initiative: a public and private sector
effort committed to enabling patients and caregivers with easy and
electronic access to their health records so they can better manage or
improve their health and healthcare. The initiative aims to empower
patients and caregivers through technology to have better access to
information and the ability to use to it to set and reach their personal
health goals. Millions of Americans have accessed their health records
via Blue Button on the websites of participating doctors' offices,
hospitals, drug stores, and health insurance companies. (more...)
|Photo Coverage: Bette Midler Hosts New York Restoration Project's 13th Annual Spring Picnic!|
by Walter McBride - May 30, 2014
In 1994, Bette Midler returned to New York after nearly 20 years in Los Angeles, and started the New York Restoration Project, a non-profit organization devoted to bringing abandoned and neglected parks, gardens, and open spaces in all five boroughs back to life. NYRP includes the beautiful New Leaf Cafe in Fort Tryon Park as part of its success, and is committed to helping restore parks and gardens devastated by Hurricane Sandy. The organization just held its 13th Annual Spring Picnic and you can check out full coverage below! (more...)
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