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Luxe Lifestyles NYC “Lavish Living” Celebrates Their One Year Anniversary


Upscale Houston area furniture boutique that has been providing Houstonians with high fashion New York home decor celebrates its anniversary. Houston, TX, October 14, 2017 —- Luxe Lifestyles NYC, opened its boutique in Katy in March 2016 to much anticipation. Owner Sharie Reid says after moving to Houston from New York her friends were so impressed with her home furnishings at her palatial home that she was constantly ordering items from vendors on their behalf. “My girlfriends would say, ‘Where did you find this?’ Or ‘Where did you find that?’ I was always connecting them with furniture vendors from back home,” Reid said. This is not Reid’s first foray into design. She was a fashion stylist for years with her own couture line in NYC. “I did a lot of custom hats for events such as the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes for my clientele in New York and New Jersey,” Reid states. Reid has received advice from the best of the best in interior design,...

Alliance Data Provides Card Services Performance Update For September 2017


In conjunction with the release of the Company’s Master Trust Monthly Noteholder’s Statement, the Company is releasing similar metrics for the overall total managed portfolio. The Master Trust data represents a subset of the Company’s total managed portfolio, and the Company believes the information presented below provides a more complete view of the Card Services segment. For the month ended September 30, 2017 For the nine months ended September 30, 2017 (dollars in thousands) Average receivables $ 16,005,018 $ 15,791,723 Year over year change in average receivables 12% ...

Oil Sands Growth Drives Western Canada’s $34 Billion in Fourth-Quarter Kickoffs, Completions, an Industrial Info News Alert


Within this article: Details on some of the highest-valued projects set to kick off or finish construction in Western Canada before the end of the year, including those from major companies such as Brion Energy Corporation, China National Petroleum Corporation, MEG Energy Corporation, Suncor Energy Incorporated and Champion Petfoods LP. Other companies featured: Royal Dutch Shell plc, ConocoPhillips For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info’s Premium Industry News, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at Industrial Info Resources (IIR), with global headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas, six offices in North America and 12 international offices, is the...

Remetinostat Phase II Data Demonstrate Efficacy on Skin Lesions, Reduction of Itching and High Tolerability in Patients With Early-stage MF-type CTCL


These data were contained in an abstract published at the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Cutaneous Lymphoma Task Force meeting being held in London on October 13-15th. The details of the study are scheduled to be presented at the meeting by Dr Madeleine Duvic, Professor of Internal Medicine and Dermatology at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. The remetinostat phase II trial enrolled 60 patients with stage IA-IIA MF, the predominant variant of CTCL, across five different clinical sites in the USA. Patients were randomized to receive one of remetinostat gel 0.5% twice daily, remetinostat gel 1% once daily, or remetinostat gel 1% twice daily, for up to 12 months. The primary end-point of the study was the proportion of patients with either a complete or partial confirmed response to therapy, assessed using the Composite Assessment of Index Lesion Severity. The study showed a dose response with patients in the remetinostat...

Dr. Kevin Lin Joins the Doctors Plastic Surgery Team


Chicago, IL October 07, 2017 — The renowned plastic surgery center Doctors Plastic Surgery is pleased to welcome the newest addition to their team of dedicated and skilled surgeons. Dr. Pey-Yi Kevin Lin, a plastic surgeon focusing on body contouring, has recently joined Doctors Plastic Surgery to help patients achieve beautiful results and newfound confidence. Building on the excellence Doctors Plastic Surgery has always offered patients, Dr. Lin will help patients reach their goals by performing expert breast augmentations, tummy tucks, liposuction, body contouring and other surgical procedures. Dr. Lin’s training and experience have helped him become an expert in meeting patients’ high standards....

Stock Performance Review on REIT Industry — Independence Realty Trust, AGNC Investment, American Campus Communities, and Mid-America Apartment Communities


If you want a Stock Review on IRT, AGNC, ACC, or MAA then come over to and sign up for your free customized report. On Thursday, the NASDAQ Composite ended the day at 6,585.36, up 0.78%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.50% higher, to finish at 22,775.39; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,552.07, marginally gaining 0.56%. Gains were broad based as seven out of nine sectors finished the trading session in green. has initiated research reports on the following REIT – Residential stocks: Independence Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: IRT), AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ: AGNC), American Campus Communities Inc. (NYSE: ACC), and Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE: MAA). Daily...

NXT-ID COO and Fit Pay President, Michael Orlando to be a Featured Speaker at Secure Technology Alliance’s IoT Payments 2017 Conference


IoT Payments 2017, which takes place October 10-11, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas, will bring together experts from both the IoT and payments communities to discuss the most important developments, innovations and efforts driving secure, seamless IoT payments. The event is organized by the Secure Technology Alliance (formerly the Smart Card Alliance), a not-for-profit, multi-industry association working to stimulate the understanding, adoption and widespread application of secure solutions, including smart cards, embedded chip technology, and related hardware and software. Orlando’s featured presentation, entitled ‘Connected Commerce: The Internet of Payments’, will cover IoT payments business models, use cases and adoption trends.   Orlando is COO of NXT-ID and president of Fit Pay, Inc. With 22 years of payment industry experience, he has held leadership positions in several successful companies, including Cybersource, where he played a primary role in its...

Industrial Info Provides Vital Plant Information During Recent Hurricanes, an Industrial Info News Alert


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Economists State South San Diego County is the Perfect Place for Amazon Headquarters


Elected officials, economists and business leaders gathered to discuss development of the South Bay and Baja region at the South County Economic Development Council’s 27th Annual Economic Summit SAN DIEGO, September 15, 2017 –  Panelists and speakers at the South County Economic Development Council’s 27th Annual Economic Summit all agreed — collaboration is key to economic growth in the South County. Event masters of ceremony were Sally Salazar Preston, board chair of South County EDC, and Robert “Dukie” Valderrama, Port of San Diego commissioner.  A sold-out house of nearly 500 of San Diego’s business leaders and public officials gathered Friday for the South County Economic Development Council’s 27th Annual Economic Summit. The summit offered attendees a comprehensive look into the San Diego South Bay and Baja region’s latest business development and economic outlook news.  “The many panelists...

Hurricane Harvey Makes Tight Gulf Coast Labor Market Even Tighter, an Industrial Info News Alert



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