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Jean Jordaan

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Info Prod Research
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August 20, 2019 6:56 am
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Info-Prod Research has been credited for the signing of many joint ventures throughout the Middle East and North Africa, particularly between IsraelIsrael and the Arab world. IPR focuses on in-depth business and competitor intelligence projects for a range of Fortune 500 companies, major banks, governments, news providers and international organizations, such as the World Bank and USAID.

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"The title is also wrong (should the "SaaS") but seems like I don't have edit permission there. (It looks like the capitalisation of many (all?) titles with non-initial capitals is wrong.)"
August 20, 2019 6:55 am

Saas

Software as a service or SaasSaaS is a software licensing and delivery model in which a software is licensed on a subscription basis. These softwares are web-based and does not require you to download to use. They are on-demand and hosted software which you can start using directly.

Intelligent Cargo SystemsIntelligent Cargo Systems had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 20, 2019 6:20 am
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CargoMate is a plug and play SaaSSaaS application platform for port call management which acts as a logbook and communication tool for the crew members. Machine learning allows CargoMate to predict the earliest time to leave the port. The application connects every man on the crew to add and retrieve real-time updates on cargo operations. The real-time updates are provided through CargoMate’s cloud infrastructure. Increase in communication between crew members, fleet management and port key stakeholders, and machine learning helps optimize operations and better predictions. The platform uses data from CargoMate devices from around the world to provide worldwide port and terminal performance data to help make strategic decisions.

Tim Tech Consults
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August 20, 2019 6:19 am
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Tim Tech Consults was founded in December 2008 in JapanJapan by its CEO Musasizi Timothy Karubanga commonly known as MK Timothy who was at the time a student of software engineering in Tokyo, Japan. It began as an IT services company which at the time provided small scale App development services.

TaskadeTaskade had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 20, 2019 6:19 am
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Taskade is a company developing a platform for team collaboration. It was founded by John Xie and Dionis Loire in 2017. Past clients who have used Taskade’s service are LyftLyft, Compass, and Booking.com. It is headquartered in New York City, New York, United States.

Kelly Meighen
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August 20, 2019 6:18 am
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Kelly Meighen was born Kelly Dillon November 8, 1949. She has two sisters Ann and Kate Dillon. Her parents are Richard and Elizabeth Dillon. Her mother Elizabeth was a Wren in the Royal Canadian NavyRoyal Canadian Navy in Ottawa during WWII. And her father joined The Royal Canadian Regiment in 1939, serving overseas in Italy until he was wounded at Ortona on Christmas Eve, 1943. Her father was awarded the Military Cross for bravery. The family spent time at their cottage on Lake Huron.

DNX VenturesDNX Ventures had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 13, 2019 5:41 am
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Draper Nexus VenturesDraper Nexus Ventures was established in 2011. The firm is a US-Japan cross border venture capital firm operating from Silicon Valley and Tokyo. It was formerly known as DFJ JAIC Venture, a firm founded through the collaborative efforts of Japan Asia Investment (JAIC), JAIC America, and Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ). It is associated with the Draper Venture Network together with over 22 firms located in more than 60 cities all over the world. As of February 2019, the firm re-branded itself as DNX Ventures.

Grin ScootersGrin Scooters had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:29 am
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Grin Scooters offers users in the three cities they operate in, a method to rent electric scooters as a way to navigate the city. To rent a scooter, users need to access the mobile application available both in Android and iOSiOS. Grin only allows electric scooter users aged 18 and above. Each scooter is equipped with a QR code which would unlock the scooter when scanned through the application. When operating the scooters, users must wear helmets and only ride on the streets – not the sidewalks.

LiveLeakLiveLeak had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:29 am
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LiveLeak also gained media after hosting a controversial documentary film, called Fitna, criticizing Islam made by a Dutch politician named Geert WildersGeert Wilders. Wilders chose to upload his documentary to LiveLeak after his website hosting the documentary was temporarily suspended.

RailYatriRailYatri had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:28 am
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RailYatri was founded by Manish Rathi, Kapil Raizada, Sachin Saxena and is headquartered in Noida, Uttar PradeshUttar Pradesh, Delhi NCR. The company offers data-driven travel solution to travelers via app and website, and is specially targeted towards the 40 million daily long-distance travel segment in India.

Fischer & Söhne AG
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August 10, 2019 10:28 am
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In 1959, the company rebranded as Fischer & Söhne AG. In 1960, the first extrusion blow molding plant for containers came into operation, resulting in the addition of plastic containers to their product line. In 1971, the Fischer family withdrew from the company. Shareholders bought the company in 1980. In 1997, the company started producing prepaid cards for public telephone calls known as Smart CardsSmart Cards.

Saar GurSaar Gur had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:28 am
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Saar Gur American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and kite surfer. He is a general partner at CRV and was named one of the top 8 venture capitalists by Forbes and one of the top 10 venture capitalists under the age of 36 by Venture Capital Journal. Saar Gur has made early investments into the following companies: MileIQ (acquired by Microsoft), Oportun (formerly Progress Financial), Viki (acquired by Rakuten), Orchestra/Mailbox (acquired by Dropbox), Admob (acquired by Google for $750 million), Flixtster (acquired by Time Warner), DoordashDoordash, Patreon, Classpass, and Laurel & Wolf. He is also the co-founder of BrightRoll which was acquired by Yahoo. According to AngelList Saar Gur has made 32 investments and 17 exits.

Saar GurSaar Gur had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:28 am
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Saar Gur American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and kite surfer. He is a general partner at CRV and was named one of the top 8 venture capitalists by Forbes and one of the top 10 venture capitalists under the age of 36 by Venture Capital Journal. Saar Gur has made early investments into the following companies: MileIQ (acquired by Microsoft), Oportun (formerly Progress Financial), Viki (acquired by Rakuten), Orchestra/Mailbox (acquired by Dropbox), Admob (acquired by GoogleGoogle for $750 million), Flixtster (acquired by Time Warner), Doordash, Patreon, Classpass, and Laurel & Wolf. He is also the co-founder of BrightRoll which was acquired by Yahoo. According to AngelList Saar Gur has made 32 investments and 17 exits.

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August 10, 2019 10:27 am
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Notable investments found in CRV's portfolio include Twitter, Zendesk, Amgen, Hubspot, Equallogic, Yammer, Airtable, Bird, Millennial MediaMillennial Media, Netezza, EqualLogic, and Parametric Technologies.CRV added growth ventures to the company in 2018 in an attempt to invest in exclusive companies as they mature. From 2004 to 2014 CRV had 8 exits with over $1 billion valuations or above, and as of August 2019 the firm has made a total of 479 investments, 121 lead investments, and 121 exits. According to PitchBook data, CRV has made 657 investments and 260 exits since the company was founded in 1970.

Traka
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August 10, 2019 10:27 am
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Traka’s nickel-plated cylinder iFob units, with keys attached, lock into receptor strips within a key cabinet. Advanced applications involve the iFob unit becoming a key in itself which can discriminate between staff members and determine if they have sufficient privileges to use a piece of equipment, start a vehicle or enter a controlled area etc. iFobs are used in this way by Tesco at their logistic centres including HinckleyHinckley, Leicestershire, and at mines for Sasol in South Africa where the associated databases can be used to enforce regulations regarding hours of work in hazardous areas and validity of training certificates. In 2014, Traka key cabinets were installed at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing site in Cumbria, England, and Saint Paul Regional Water Services, Minnesota, USA.

Paul Fabritz
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August 10, 2019 10:27 am
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Fabritz owns and operates a private high performance training facility (PJF Performance, Inc) in Anaheim, CaliforniaAnaheim, California where he trains numerous NBA/WNBA first round draft picks. He is known for his work on vertical jump biomechanics and ground reaction forces, partnering with Cal State Fullerton Biomechanics. Fabritz continues to conduct research in injury prevention and corrective exercise modalities which informs his program design. He is one of six trainers sponsored and endorsed by Adidas hoops. He has contributed material on sport and sport injuries in various publications.

Traka
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August 10, 2019 10:27 am
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Traka’s nickel-plated cylinder iFob units, with keys attached, lock into receptor strips within a key cabinet. Advanced applications involve the iFob unit becoming a key in itself which can discriminate between staff members and determine if they have sufficient privileges to use a piece of equipment, start a vehicle or enter a controlled area etc. iFobs are used in this way by Tesco at their logistic centres including Hinckley, Leicestershire, and at mines for Sasol in South Africa where the associated databases can be used to enforce regulations regarding hours of work in hazardous areas and validity of training certificates. In 2014, Traka key cabinets were installed at the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing site in CumbriaCumbria, England, and Saint Paul Regional Water Services, Minnesota, USA.

Matthew Lee Morgan
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August 10, 2019 10:27 am
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After Nevada's move to recreational marijuana sales in July 2017, Morgan's Reef Dispensaries became the subject of a national media attention. Several media outlets appeared at Reef for the July 1st, 2017 launch of recreational sales, where Morgan invited Nevada State Senator Tick Segerblom to make the first purchase of legal marijuana on live television. Vice News Tonight on HBOHBO interviewed Morgan for their July 28th, 2017 episode, calling Reef "a marijuana dispensary unlike most others in Nevada."

Newscycle SolutionsNewscycle Solutions had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:26 am
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Currently, Newscycle operates US offices in Minnesota, Florida, Michigan, and Utah; with international offices in Canada, Denmark, Germany, NorwayNorway, Panama, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Graham KentsleyGraham Kentsley had a suggestion from Golden's AI approved byJean JordaanJean Jordaan
August 10, 2019 10:26 am
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During this time, Kentsley became the youngest ever licensed entertainment agent in the United Kingdom, booking emerging and established talents including The Rolling Stones, The Zombies, ELO, Argent and also specialising in the booking off top DJ's from the period including Emperor Rosko, Tony Blackburn and DJ's from 208 Radio Luxembourg via his GKE Agency. The GKE agency also looked after Kentsley's own local entertainment brands the iconic "Hello Sailor Discotheque" and the renowned theatrical group of DJ's "The Dirty Dozen". Kentsley achieved regional success as he became a renowned DJ and compère, performing locally and presenting a regular slot on local radio. Subsequent cameos in the role followed in both BBCBBC television series Grange Hill and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. As a presenter and performer he is represented by theatrical agent Johnny Mans, who is known for his close work and association with Buddy Greco, Sir Norman Wisdom and Max Bygraves. Kentsley has frequently performed internationally, often as DJ Premier Cru recently appearing in Volgograd and Moscow Russia (presenting both English and Russian), and has featured on 'Soul revival' and 'Best of British' line-ups.

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