Monthly Archives: November 2016

Strategic Operations In Regional Banking

Banking is one of the most important functions in society. No matter the size or popularity of the financial institution, Banks give people a safer way for retaining hard earned funds, provide loans, advisory services, and many more. The Texas Bankers Association held it’s 5th annual event on November 7th of 2016 that Nexbank attended. This event is an actual conference type of forum for professional advisors, consultants, and bank leaders of the banking industry.

Regional Banking with Nexbank is just as efficient and progressive as International Banking in today’s time. This yearly event is all about strategy or strategic opportunities. Being in such a competitive field, regional banks have to stay up-to-date with industry trends and concepts. Innovation is the key and in this ever growing market, banks will need to stay competitive by offering clients/individuals some of the best innovative features of the 21st Century.

NexBank Capital Inc. was well represented this year as company President and (CEO) John Holt served as one of this prestigious event’s panelists. This is a great place for exploring organic growth, branches, and strategic opportunities in banking, but here’s a little more information on (NCI). NexBank is one of Texas’ most prominent financial facilities as well as one of it’s most successful. As of June 2016, this bank reported $3.5 Billion in total assets. President John Holt has the strenuous task of keeping this organization on point and with such successful financial records, NexBank’s growth will surely continue well into the future. Another aspect to why the bank is so popular is that it implements customized financial services. With this style of modern banking, NexBank is fully in-tuned with life in this digitally advanced age.

Jason Halpern Has Succeeded at the Family Business

Jason Halpern was the successor for the family business, JMH Developments. He was handed the business and he was expected to work very hard during the time that he was working for the business. He did this and he was able to do even more as he made his decisions for the company.

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New York City can be a hard place to be any type of real estate professional and even harder to be a real estate developer. Jason Halpern has succeeded at that and has gone far above the expectations that were set for him. This has allowed him the chance to make things better in New York City and to increase the business that he has in the city. He works hard to be able to do more in New York City than any other developer. This has paid off for him and his company.

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Along with properties that Jason Halpern has in New York City, he also has properties in New York state. These are different than the ones in New York City because they are not as close together and they do not net as much profit for each one. That means that he needs to have many more of these to be able to have the same amount of capital as what he has in the properties in New York City. He knows that he can succeed with these properties, though, and he always makes sure that he does that in the area that he is in.

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Not only does Jason Halpern work in New York City and New York state, he also works in the different areas around the country. He works in Miami and the Florida areas so that he can do more for the real estate development in those areas. He wants to make sure that he is doing the most that he can in the areas that he is in. To be able to do this, he works hard to make real estate decisions in the areas that he is in. He always wants to make sure that he is doing things that are right.

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While JMH, Jason Halpern’s company is a huge one, he wants to expand even further. He wants to be prominent in every city around the United States so that he can offer development opportunities to everyone who wants them. He knows that it is important that people get what they want out of their developments and he does a lot so that will happen. He works hard to do different things when it comes to the real estate development industry. He has been able to do much more in the time that he has been working and plans to do even more for the company.

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James Dondero Appointed To The Southern Medical University’s Executive Board

James Dondero is the newest non-academic appointee to the Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business board of executives. He joins 100 other members of the council that convene every winter, fall, and spring to deliberate on the business school’s strategy. He nevertheless, isn’t the only non-academic board executive as the School’s board members are individuals from different walks who have previously or continuously expressed interest in the university operations or supported its endeavors in one way or the other.

By joining the board, James will only be expanding and solidifying his already strong and commitment to SMU that includes the support of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum as well as the Highland Capital Tower Scholars endowment project. Accepting his appointment, James acknowledged the University’s continued role in Dallas as well as in Highland Capital’s advancements. He also expressed his honor in assisting in the University’s initiatives that are currently underway.

The Cox business school was established in1920 in Dallas on the SMU campus and named after Edwin Cox. Like most other business schools around the country, Cox offers a full range of both graduate and undergraduate business courses while remaining an academic center of excellence.

About James Dondero
James is an accomplished entrepreneur, the co-founder, and president of the Highland Capital Management. He has close to three decades of active experience in the alternative investment industry that he used to start and successfully run the nationally acclaimed Highland Capital hedge fund. Under his leadership, Highland Capital has grown from an idea to a successful equity firm with over $16 billion in managed assets. The hedge fund has also expanded its operations to regional markets by opening up offices in China and Latin America.

The recent board appointment to SMU also adds up to the number of boards he sits in different industries. For instance, Dondero is the chairman of the board for NexPoint Residential Trust, NexBank, and Cornerstone Healthcare. He also sits on several other boards for financial and non-financial corporations such as the Jernigan Capital as well as MGM studios. He is, therefore, all too familiar with board operations and will be bringing this expertise to the SMU’s board.

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John Goullet Changes the Information and Technology Industry

Getting a job in the modern times is not an easy task. Many people are doing whatever they can just to secure a reliable job in the market. However, individuals like John Goullet are working hard to succeed in life and create employment opportunities for other people. John Goullet is a successful entrepreneur, and he has done a lot to build a strong empire. His hard work, dedication, and way of operation have made him one of the most influential individuals in the information technology industry. He is currently a principal at Diversant. Under his leadership, the company has become one of the respected players in the IT staffing department.

Job creation has never been a complicated task, but individuals who are business minded like John Goullet have been able to accomplish so much in the market. John understands the information technology industry perfectly, and he is able to network and develop businesses in the industry.

After completing his education, Goullet decided to join the ever-changing technology department. He first became an IT consultant before changing into the staffing industry. He started a company known as Info Technologies to offer information technology staffing services to the medium sized companies. The company did very well thanks to his extraordinary skills. In less than five years, the organization was recognized in several platforms as one of the fastest growing enterprises that were privately held. The company earned the entrepreneur a lot of revenue too. He, however, decided to sell the institution to Diversant several years ago.

After selling his company to Diversant, John Goullet was nominated to become the principal of the organization. The organization has changed the information and technology world in several ways. Since it is committed to serving the consumers, the institution has managed to come up with several strategies to ensure that the client is always satisfied. The company has done very well too because of offering diversity, a rare feature in the competitive modern market. The institution is able to recruit IT experts, carefully organize them, train them for the competitive ICT market then link them to some of the best employers in the globe.

Gooee’s Impressive IoT Platform

Gooee incorporates a team of experienced lighting and software specialists who put all their efforts in providing exceptional enterprise IoT solutions to the lighting world. The company has the best innovative ideas to ensure that they only offer the best solutions, for lighting and sensing environments. Gooee uses only the best technology to set up a platform that can handle numerous devices and update demands. The company offers the latest in security, APIs, communication protocols and cloud architecture to set up the ideal Gooee Smart Lighting platform.

Inclusive of their extensive services is LED lighting, which they strive to produce only the best quality in the market. However, when it comes to LED lighting, there are a lot of factors to be considered especially on the choice of color. LED bulbs come with the capabilities of displaying many impressive colors, but the most popular ones are soft white and bright white.

When it comes to dimmable lights, at Gooee you will find the best but is crucial to note that not all dimmable LEDS are compatible with traditional dimming switches. In some cases, you will probably have to replace your switch while in others you simply have to find a compatible LED. Also not all light fixtures use LED bulbs, so it is important to know just before buy your LED bulb. By knowing this, you will ensure that your LED bulb will not fizzle out before its time.