Move Aged Inventory Or Die

June 15, 2016

Low turn times are so critical to dealership profitability. One of the most critical factors directly related to the profitability of your dealership is the speed in which you move inventory, retail or wholesale. You must have a process, or an exit strategy. It doesn't matter how you acquired the unit, trade-in, auctions, direct from consumer, or . You just need to know what you are going to do with that unit after it reaches a certain day. Assume you have an average turn of 60-days. That means you could turn over six vehicles a year from that space. If you net $2,000 per deal, then the annual opportunity cost for each space is 6 X $2,000 or $12,000. Divide that by 365, and you get $32.88 per day. So every day that a car sits over the 60-day average, youre losing $32.88 per day on a unit. Now, how many units do you have over 60-days in your current inventory? If that space is not filled, what are you losing each day? Don't...

RideBidz Inc. Appoints Brian Shin as Chief Technology Officer

June 15, 2016

RideBidz Inc. today announced that 26-year IT industry veteran Brian Shin has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. Shin will play a key role in shaping RideBidz technology strategy as the company embarks on its next phase of growth and leadership across three of the most transformative trends in the history of IT – Rideshare, Domestic and Local Freight. Robert Sarzo, RideBidz Chief Executive Officer said, “Brian brings a unique blend of experience spanning the entire breadth of IT systems from silicon all the way up through networking, point of sale, IT security, servers and software development. In addition, he's directed product development in enterprise, carrier and consumer markets. At heart, Brian is a true technologist, but he is also a proven strategist and leader with extraordinary vision and operational expertise within very large and complex organizations. I am thrilled to welcome Brian to the RideBidz family.” Brian Shin...

The Wait is Almost Over for Military Comedy “Range 15” Viral Fans, as the Movie Squeezes Premiering Audiences by the Junk and Leaves them Begging for More

June 14, 2016

"Shut up and start the movie!" is exactly what you want to hear when you're Brandon Millet. The raucous crowd of DC area veterans and veteran supporters were so anxious to see the world premiere of Range 15 that Millet, the founder of the G.I. Film Festival, was heckled offstage to slake the audience's thirst for this much-anticipated zombie apocalypse movie made by and for US military veterans. And it didn't disappoint.  "Holy hell that was amazing," said retired Army Captain and founder of VetsGSA, Scott Davidson. "I was either laughing my A** off or picking my jaw up off the ground the whole time." Written, produced and starring veterans with notable appearances by Hollywood stalwarts Sean Astin, Danny Trejo, Dale Dye and the legendary William Shatner, Range 15 is a collaboration between the two giants of military apparel and lifestyle, and . In 2015, Ranger Up and Article 15 collectively raised over one million dollars...

DVA LOANS Offers Business Start Up Capital To Our Veterans

June 15, 2016

 a wholly owned subsidiary of FIFTH GROUP FINANCIAL Inc. launched a program that offers start up business capital for U.S. veterans. The money is coming from the private sectors offering tax breaks, and monthly interest rates for its investors.   Frank Jacoby (GM) of dvaloans.com developed the program after he observed “predatory lenders” convincing our veteran’s to sell their “future disability payments” at forty cents on a dollar. Don’t sell your benefits says Jacoby, it’s like asking the “fox to guard the chicken coop”. Jacoby named the company “Fifth Group Financial” after the Fifth Special Forces Group in honor of the men he served with in Vietnam to include the late Sgt. John Walton in 1968, son of Sam Walton who founded the Wal-Mart organization. Our New Military Investment Program or (M.I.P) offers...

MMA LEGEND FEDOR EMELIANENKO TO FIGHT AT EFN’S GLOBAL 50 THIS WEEK

June 15, 2016

One of MMA’s greatest, Fedor Emelianenko, will take on Fabio Maldonado of Brazil in his first fight in Russia since 2012 on Friday, June 17. The tournament is organized by Eurasia Fight Nights, also known as Fight Nights Global, with support from Summa Group, and will feature legendary MMA heavyweight Emelianenko. The event will take place during the Annual Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF 2016) and will attract worldwide attention.  The venue for the fight is Sibur Area, which is expected to sell out all of its 9,000 seats. The fight will be broadcast around the globe via satellite and will feature an unprecedented 360-degree live video feed.  Emelianenko is considered to be one of the greatest MMA athletes of all time and is a four-time MMA champion. His nickname is the “The Last Emperor,” and one MMA-devoted site recently called him the “Michael Jordan of MMA.” The main promoter of...

Short-term Financial Services Leader, WeFixMoney.com, Continues Its Commitment to the Community

June 14, 2016

WeFixMoney.com, a leader in the short-term financial industry is proud to announce the culmination of their May cash giveaways exceeding over $25,000 given to customers.  Beginning in the Washington, D.C., market and extending nationally, was part of two large promotional campaigns giving customers access to exciting prize money. WeFixMoney.com was proud to continue its sponsorship of Washington, D.C’s WPGC Birthday Bash featuring acclaimed singer Fat Joe at the Howard Theatre. At the culmination of the campaign, one lucky winner was presented with a large paper check for $500. Since opening its doors in 2008, WeFixMoney.com has been committed to helping customers when life’s emergencies come up. WeFixMoney.com has trusted and secure network of lenders that helps customers get up to $1000 deposited directly into their bank account. WeFixMoney.com is proud members of the , which protects customers when searching for a loan online. Learn...

POWERSQUARE® LAUNCHES ENGO, THE WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED PORTABLE MUSIC, CHARGING AND DOCKING STATION, VIA KICKSTARTER

June 14, 2016

, fast growing mobile accessories startup announced today the launch of a new Campaign to bring , a one-of-a-kind Music and Charging Hub, to market. ENGO combines the best of audio and mobile charging technologies into a unique patent-pending portable functional design. Now, for the first time, music lovers and techies can fast charge multiple devices anytime and anywhere while listening to their favorite tunes. Launching today on Kickstarter, ENGO is available for pre-orders starting at $99 with a total funding goal of $75,000. ENGO integrates features never before seen together in a device of its class: a powerful Bluetooth speaker with microphone, a 10,000 mAh high efficiency power bank, Multi-device Fast Charging, Qi wireless charging and more in a water resistant functional design. “We started ENGO with a challenge to build a device that is both stunning in its design and utilitarian in its functions” said Pavan Pudipeddi, CEO and Co-Founder of PowerSquare....

INSTITUTE FOR INNOVATIVE TEACHING IN PALM BEACH NAMES FELLOWS FOR HARVARD PROGRAM

June 14, 2016

The Palm Beach Day Academy, the oldest private school in Florida, has named five Newmyer Fellows selected to attend this summer's Project Zero Classroom Institute at Harvard University.  Their participation at Harvard is funded by PBDA's Newmyer Institute for Innvoative Teaching, created three years ago by A. G. Newmyer III, a parent at the school. This year's Newmyer Fellows are:  Sarah Kemeness, head of the upper school; Valentina Gabrielli, upper school Spanish teacher; Ashley Hollern, upper school math and science teacher; Janice Remington, first grade teacher; and George Yeager, third grade teacher.  The goal of the Harvard program is to deepen student understanding, to encourage learners to think critically and creatively, and to make learning and thinking visible. Palm Beach Day Academy has long been recognized for providing advanced teacher training, for bringing innovation experts to campus, and for sharing its teacher training...

Leonel Baez Announces his Candidacy for the 15TH Congressional District in New York

June 14, 2016

Leonel Baez, community activist and entrepreneur, announced his candidacy for the 15th Congressional District in New York, saying he would be a strong voice in Washington, especially in a community lacking active federal elected leadership representation.  Leonel Baez, a community board member and an experienced small business owner, announced that he is ready to fight for the community where he was raised, and bring forward progressive sustainable ideas to elevate the district from its current underperforming status. “This candidacy is about bringing change to a community that has been abandoned and neglected by our elected officials in Washington,” said Leonel Baez, Congressional Candidate for the 15th Congressional District in the Bronx.  The 15th Congressional District in the Bronx encompasses the neighborhoods of Mott Haven, Hunts Point, Melrose, Highbridge, Morrisania, East Tremont, Tremont, Morris Heights, University...

Business For Sale Deals Up For 5th Straight Month Says BizBen Index

June 14, 2016

California business for sale transactions for this May are up over the previous May, making it five straight months that business for sale transactions have been up year over year it was reported by the BizBen Index. The number of transactions completed in the month of May this year reached 1,458 compared to the 1,417 of 2015. The 1,458 completed transactions represents a slight increase from the total sold last month, but so far this year sales are up 11% over last year. "I think what we are seeing with the increase in small business for sale transactions this year is that the economy, specifically the California economy, is improving.’ said Peter Siegel, MBA, Founder and President of BizBen.com, parent of the BizBen Index. Siegel explained, "Because of the improved economy both in California and nationwide, we are seeing more small business owners decide that now is the time to sell and more buyers willing to invest. However, we should be cautious...

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