Promoting the architecture and design profession – The American Institute of Architects

     American Institute of Architecture (AIA), has been in existence since 1857 and representing professionals as well architects in the construction and design sector. The members of the board of the premier organization appointed one of their member called Robert Ivy as the Chief Executive officer in early 2011. Robert Ivy is a highly respected … [Read more…]

Joel Friant and The ‘Original’ Habanero Shaker: “Start Shakin’ and Be Happy!”

Joel Friant is an entrepreneur who began his business ventures in real estate sales and home remodeling. In 1995, he moved on to the restaurant industry and created the nation’s first Thai fast food restaurant. He began referring to himself as ‘The Thai Guy.’ It was also during this time Friant experimented with different types … [Read more…]

Dick DeVos philanthropic works

Dick DeVos is an accomplished businessman from the United States. He is also a politician and a philanthropist. As a politician, he has vied for the seat of governor in the state of Michigan. Although he did not succeed in his bid in the political office, he has remained active in happenings around the political … [Read more…]