Highlights From Daniel Taub’s Decades of Service To Israel

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Back in 2013, Daniel Taub, Israel’s former ambassador to the UK, suggested at the time that his country might form alliances with former enemies in case Iran develops nuclear weapons. He mentions Saudi Arabia and other Gulf States as potential allies that are afraid Iran will have nuclear weapons soon. Read more: Daniel Taub | Crunchbase and Ambassador to the UK Daniel Taub argues the Geneva deal endangers us all

Despite a recent agreement between Iran and the UK, Taub sees Iran easily enriching enough uranium to build a bomb and still stay within the bounds of the six-month agreement. Taub served as Israel’s ambassador to the UK from 2011 to 2015, and during his tenure, he helped establish Israel information Centers in Scotland and in Wales to reach out to parts of Great Britain’s society that they had missed.

While he was extremely busy during his time as the Israeli ambassador, Taub did manage to ensure that he and his family went the theater in London before leaving. Taub did get to meet many of the people that interested him the most in the UK, including Queen Elizabeth

A native UK citizen, Daniel Taub moved to Israel in 1989. He joined the Israel Defense Force, and then Taub had a long, distinguished, 25-year career in Israel’s Foreign Ministry.

He served as an international attorney and represented Israel during negotiations and at international conferences. Taub was the legal adviser for Israel at the United Nations and at Geneva. He helped negotiate Israeli-Palestinian peace accords as well.

A previous speechwriter for Israeli President Chaim Herzog, Taub went on to write articles for the Guardian, the Huffington Post, the Daily Telegraph and more. He authored wrote Parasha Diplomatit, a book which added a diplomatic twist to Torah readings. Additionally, Taub is a scriptwriter for the Israeli drama series HeChatzer. In 2017, Taub delivered the 15th Isaiah Berlin Annual Lecture as well.

In 2016, Daniel Taub joined Yad Hanadiv, a philanthropic foundation acting on behalf of the Rothschild family trusts, where he serves as the director of strategy and planning.

Taub earned degrees from University College, Oxford and London and Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government. He currently lives in Jerusalem with his wife Zehava.

OSI Food Solutions: Fulfilling the Demand for Chicken Meat

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The people from Portugal and Spain are demanding for more meat, and this demand is increasing steadily through the years. From 6%, the demand rose to 8%, and it is currently increasing to reach the 10% mark. People from this region are using chicken for their everyday diet, and as the population grows, the demand also grows. To ease the growing demand for chickens, the OSI Food Solutions opened up a new production line that will process chicken meat and provide the people of Portugal and Spain their protein needs. The OSI Food Solutions is one of the subsidiaries of OSI Group, a multinational protein processing company based in Aurora, Illinois. The OSI Food Solutions primarily operates in Spain and supplies neighboring countries like Portugal.

OSI Food Solutions’ managing director said that they decided to create another production line so that they could cater the growing demand for chicken meat in the region. He claimed that the state of the art and high-quality production area could process up to 24,000 tons of chicken. This is far from the initial capacity of only 12,000 tons of chicken. He also added that they can now process 45,000 tons of livestock meat with the new production line. OSI Food Solutions is confident that the company can accommodate the rising demand for chicken meat in the region because of their new production line.

The new production line is located in Toledo, Spain, and it provided jobs for 20 people. The facility owned by the OSI Group is currently employing about 140 people, and with the addition of the production line, it will be close to 160 people. The OSI Group under David McDonald focused on their overseas operations. According to David McDonald, he would like to see the company thrive abroad because it would give them far better security if their businesses succeed overseas. Today, the OSI Group has built more than 50 facilities in 17 countries. David McDonald is planning to increase the figure so that their presence around the world can be felt.

David McDonald also claimed that once the OSI Group managed to build more facilities around the world, more people will be given an opportunity to secure a job. Today, the OSI Group focuses on producing and delivering high-quality protein products. They have been one of the top American companies, and they continue to grow as they acquire smaller firms which are also operating in the same industry. To know more about the company click here.

Award winning Robert Ivy at the American Institute of Architects

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Born in Columbus, Mississippi, Robert Ivy is a Tulane University Graduate and the Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer at the American Institute of Architects, located in Washington, District of Columbia, a AIA network started in 2011. Over 20 years ago, Robert Ivy lead Architectural Record to becoming the most widely read architectural journal.

Being such a leader in the publishing industry, and making such a major impact editing journals, Robert Ivy has earned many publishing industry honors, which includes the American Society of Magazine Editors National Magazine Award for General Excellence, and also the premier magazine award for journalism. At Architectural Record, in total Ivy has accumulated 7 Ozzie Awards, and 26 Jesse H. Neal Awards. According to the American Business Media’s highest award for recognizing one particular person, in 2009, Robert Ivy received that Crain Award. A year later in March, Ivy was voted as “Master Architect” by the national architecture fraternity Alpha Rho Chi unanimously, for being so effective in expressing a design’s true value.

At the American Institute of Architects, they have a network that consist of over 90,000 member architects, and more than 250 chapters of design professionals bringing a dynamic aspect to the architectural industry. Robert Ivy has been working towards having the American Institute of Architects becoming one of the most influential organizations when it comes to enhancing the built environment for the past 7 years.

His hopes for the future, is to launch awareness campaigns to the public to initiate dialogue when it comes to issues that architects should always be aware of, sustainability, the impact of design on public health, and climate change. Robert Ivy is a figure that is undoubtedly recognized in the architectural profession for being such a leader for having the responsibility of managing designs and the construction, thru its publications efficiently.

With the position he holds at American Institute of Architects, Robert Ivy and his staff are working with 206 other employees, and a $56 million annual budget to handle any issues that are within the organization so that they will always be constantly improving in the architectural profession.

 

Farewell Thee Lori Senecal

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It is always sad whenever a competent leader is about to leave any organization. On the other side, great leaders understand that their purpose in a company is not only to make present results but a future for the company too. Lori Senecal has been the CEO of CP+B since 2015. The company has reached high heights as a result of her great marketing skills and creative mind. Unfortunately, Lori Senecal is stepping down as the Chief Executive Officer and President of CP+B this year.

 

Chuck Porter, the chairman of the company, says that Lori Senecal has been the perfect individual for leading CP+B. The firm has gained a stable momentum through the intelligent decisions Lori Senecal has made at her time of leadership. He went ahead to say that she has been awesome and the firm is better, thanks to her. They are ready to take the matter into their hands after Lori and see that her efforts for the company do not go to drain, but instead propel the firm to the next level. Check out huffingtonpost to know more.

 

 

In an interview, Lori said that her passion for leading others began when she was in high school. She wanted to engage in gymnastics, but her height wouldn’t allow it. She got a chance to be the leader of the gymnastics. She says that since then, she has always felt she was born to lead and others to follow, not the other way round. She says that as a coach she always aimed at excellence for her team and it is the same theory that is needed in the advertisement world. You can visit youtube to see more videos.

 

 

Lori Senecal says that in the ad world, you make money when other people make money. She says that you got to be a performer and a strong individual to earn in her line of business. She quotes a saying that is common in their business that one is only as good as his/her last advert was.

Lori Senecal has always considered herself profitable as a result of her great skills to motivate others. Lori Senecal says in term of finance; one takes time in the advertisement agency. KBS, however, rose very fast compared to other advertising agencies due to the cooperation of the support.

 

 

 

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A Unique Strategy Drives OSI Group’s Expansion Plan

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OSI Group is an entity that has a rich history laced with innovative growth strategies. The global company has its headquarters in Aurora, Illinois. OSI can be traced back to 1909, when a German immigrant Otto Kolschowsky opened a small meat market in Oak Park, Illinois. The business expanded gradually to become a leading player in the retail and foodservice industry. OSI’s breakthrough came after partnering with McDonald’s, a relationship that still exists.

OSI Group supplies products to renowned entities in the food industry including McDonald’s, Starbucks, and Burger King. The main products include pork, poultry, bacon, meat patties, and pizza among others.

The company is one of the largest private businesses in the United States. Its expansion to the international market is attributed to an impressive strategy. OSI endeavors to provide customized services to its customers from different parts of the globe. In fact, every brand or outlet of OSI is created in line with the culture, customers’ preferences and regulatory provisions of its location. The result is usually provision of services that satisfy the needs of customers in the particular context.

Another critical element in its strategy is the acquisition of other brands. It has enabled OSI to penetrate other markets such as Europe. At home, OSI Group bought Tyson Foods plant in Chicago. The plant is expected to support infrastructural development, which is an essential element of OSI’s future growth plans.

OSI Group purchased Flagship Europe, a key player in the UK foodservice industry. The Flagship Food Group, Denver owned the brand. Flagship Europe supplies sous vide products, pies, frozen poultry, and mayonnaise sauces among others. Also, OSI acquired Baho Food, a Dutch food processing company. Baho Food is a successful company with five other subsidiaries and presence in 18 European countries. The company also owns two processing plants in Germany and Netherlands.

The two acquisitions have significantly boosted OSI’s presence in the European market. The company, however, plans to retain the teams that were running these enterprises. The decision is in line with OSI’s strategy of maintaining managerial teams that have an excellent understanding of the culture and consumer tastes and preferences. The approach drives OSI’s operational excellence by encouraging the exchange of ideas between the teams at the headquarters and its branches.

OSI Groups now boasts of over 80 facilities and a presence in over 17 countries. It has a workforce of over 20, 000 employees around the world. The company has also won recognition from various entities. For instance, OSI Food Solutions UK won the Globe of Honour Award for 2016 for excellent management of environmental risks.

Organo Gold Jumps From Magical Coffee To Marvelous Weight Loss Shakes

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Knowing the right foods to eat, and supplements to compliment a diet can be confusing during a weight loss journey, that’s why Organo Gold has developed a body management product line. OGX Fenix not only keeps the body nourished with high performance supplements, but also helps burn fat and lose weight while remaining energized. There’s a scientific basis for supplementation, and Organo Gold’s new product line fuels the body to keep it at optimal levels. Read more at patch.com about Organo Gold.

The Benefits of OGX Fenix

One of the ingredients in Organo Gold’s new fitness shake is pre-biotic fiber. It contains no dyes or chemical additives, and most importantly, fiber helps to reduce blood sugar. Sugar is an important source of energy for your body, but excessively high blood sugar levels quickly turn into annoying fat deposits. By lowering your blood glucose levels, you can help you get rid of the extra pounds.

Why Do High Blood Glucose Levels Make You Fat?

Foods with a high sugar content have the disadvantage that the body produces more insulin after being consumed. Insulin is an endogenous hormone that helps cells absorb the glucose from the blood and convert it into energy for metabolism. Unfortunately, insulin simultaneously promotes the conversion of sugar reserves into fat deposits, and increases the appetite. But these new shakes by Organo Gold can reduce high blood sugar levels through targeted food intake. Their combined program has ingredients that can effectively help lose weight. Follow Organo Gold on Linkedin.com.

The fitness shakes also include another exotic ingredient: Ganoderma Mushroom. Grown in Asia, this mushroom is high in a number of elements including amino acids, Beta glucan, and a myriad of minerals, but the beta-glucans have many remarkable biological effects.

Beta-glucans have a beneficial effect on carbohydrate metabolism, glucose levels and insulin response. Soluble in water they give the feeling of fullness, suppress hunger and contribute to the success of diets. Besides helping with weight loss, beta-glucans improve the immune and digestive systems. Organo Gold recognizes the health benefits of Asian-grown ingredients, and by fortifying these new shakes, fitness enthusiasts have an advantage.

The OGX Fenix Product Line

Organo Gold’s OGX body management products are a timely addition with obesity still a major conversation. In January 2018, the company debuted the fitness shakes and weight loss system. Statistics show almost 41 percent of middle-aged adults are obese, and close to 20 percent of youth. Organo Gold has formulated their new body management products with ingredients to promote weight loss while boosting the immune system.

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Shiraz Boghani Wins Big At 2016 Asian Business Awards

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Winning recognition from your peers is not an easy feat. And in the hotel and restaurant business, the competition can be especially tough. For one well-known hotelier and restaurant group owner, winning awards is just a part of the job. And for Shiraz Boghani, his latest bit of recognition only cements his reputation as one of the best in the hospitality business.

In 2016, Mr. Boghani was recognized at the prestigious Asian Business Awards. His award for Hotelier of the Year was one of the highest honors of the night. The recognition capped an over three-decade career where Mr. Shiraz Boghani had successfully run a number of quality hotels across the United Kingdom.

The award was given by one of the most prestigious juries for a hospitality focus award show. Among those who sat on the 2016 Asian Business Award jury include group managing editor of AMG, Kalpesh R Solanki, investment banker Jitesh Gadhia, and journalist Amit Roy among others. Together the jury recognized Mr. Boghani’s excellent vision and leadership as he navigated his way through another successful year in the hotel business.

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As the Chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group, Shiraz Boghani oversees an impressive portfolio of hotels. Among the establishments under control of Mr. Boghani include the Hilton London Bankside, Hotel Indigo York, The Grand Hotel & Spa York, Hotel Indigo Edinburgh, The New Ellington, Vanbrugh House Hotel, Holiday Inn Wembley, Holiday Inn Northampton West, Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel among others. Overall, Splendid Hospitality Group has over a 12 exceptional properties in the company’s portfolio. And each property helped contribute towards Mr. Boghani’s recognition at the 2016 Asian Business Awards.

Part of what Shiraz Boghani such a success at Splendid Hospitality Group is the management team which he leads. The management team consists of Vice Chairman Nadeem Boghani, CEO Stuart Bailey, and Non-Executive Director Kevin Eakin. The team helps advise and carry out the vision of Chairman Boghani to help steer Splendid Hospitality Group to better performance and higher profitability.

Shiraz Boghani is known as one of the first hoteliers to open and operate branded hotels in the London area. Since the 1990s, Mr. Boghani has helped develop 25 such projects in the UK’s capital city. Today, Mr. Boghani is known as one of the top hoteliers in London as well as the rest of the United Kingdom.

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Dr. Saad Saad

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Dr. Saad Saad has come up with many inventions to do with pediatric surgery in his career. These inventions are about different procedures involved during pediatric surgery. For his 40 years in the pediatric surgery industry, Dr. Saad has managed to conduct many surgeries on children as well as youngsters. Moreover, Dr. Saad has traveled to Jerusalem where he has performed 8 free medical assignments of complicated surgeries to kids form unfortunate families. Previously, Dr. Saad has worked at K Hovnanian Children Hospital as Co-Medical Director and Surgeon-in-Chief.

While he was still young, Dr.Saad knew he wanted to work from a comfortable place. He needed an air conditioner in whichever office he would work in because Kuwait was very hot. Then he developed the interest in medicine and there later in pediatric surgery. He knew that there must be an air conditioner in an operation room and hence the reason for his interest in the field. Dr. Saad completed his placement in Pediatric Surgery and surgery in the America Board Certified in Pediatric Surgery. He got his pediatric surgery training from Dr. H Biemann Othersen, an American renowned pediatric surgeon. Dr. Saad learned a lot from Dr. H Biemann Othersen. For instance, he learned that humanity calls for kindness toward others. Moreover, he learned to treat all children equally without considering their religion, financial status, color or physical abilities.

The fact that genetics determine our ability to treat as well as prevent and understand cancer and other unceasing diseases is a very exciting trend that amazes Dr. Saad. In addition to this, Dr. Saad says that there is no way we can avoid research because that is the only way to obtain results. Moreover, according to Dr. Saad, an organized person will always get the best results. This is so because of good planning that allows assignments to be accomplished instead of being adjourned. Anybody can succeed in whatever they want to try as long as they stick to their initial goals. It only calls for hard work, determination, and perseverance according to Dr. Saad.

In his daily routine as a pediatric surgeon, Dr. Saad ensures that he reviews a patient’s medical history and the procedures involved in a specific surgery before operating a patient. He believes that God knows all our destinies and all human beings are equal regardless of race, color, and religion. He has operated people from different religion, race, as well as color and all of these people, have same heart, lungs, liver as well as other organs hence being equal. Learn more:  https://www.doximity.com/pub/saad-saad-md

Dr. Saad Saad is a Palestine who was brought up in Kuwait. He holds a medical degree from Cairo University in Egypt. It was in England where he did his internship before moving to America where his career was established. He has over 40 years of experience in pediatric surgery. He is happily married for the last 42 years with 4 children.