St. Louis entrepreneur walks away with $75,000 on Shark Tank St. Louis entrepreneur Talia Bahr Goldfarb swam with the sharks Friday night and came out alive, with a $75,000 investment to go along with it.
Goldfarb, co-founder of a company called Myself Belts, appeared on Friday's episode of Shark Tank, the reality TV show on ABC that is said to resemble a real-life pitch to venture capitalists. Goldfarb secured the $75,000 investment from fashion and branding expert Daymond John. In turn, John received 25 percent stake in the company that had $205,000 in…
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:47:00 +0000 Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii holding 12th annual "Splendor" expo Thousands of people are expected to attend the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii's 12th annual Hawaii Splendor of China Trade and Cultural Expo at Blaisdell Center this weekend.
The expo, which features food, booths, entertainment and exhibitions will be held from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday
"It's multicultural, featuring all kinds of things about China," said Alvin Wong, past president and emeritus director of the chamber.
Up to 10,000 people have attended…
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:32:00 +0000 Luxury home sales leap 70 percent on Oahu Luxury home sales leaped 70 percent during the third quarter of 2014, according to a report from Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties.
The company considers a luxury property one that sells for at least $1 million.
At the end of the third quarter of 2014, there were 102 sales that exceeded $1 million in escrow, compared to 60 for the same period in 2013.
For September, 71 luxury properties sold, down from 75 in September 2013, a decrease of 2.7 percent.
The median sales price for luxury homes in…
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:37:00 +0000 Starbucks opening first drive-thru-only cafe in Hawaii at Kahala Mall Starbucks is opening Hawaii's first drive-thru-only location with a walk-up window at Kahala Mall in East Oahu in early December, PBN has learned.
Kahala Mall recently announced on its Facebook page that "there is a new Starbucks Coffee Company store calling your name and it is the first-of-its-kind in the Hawaii market."
Construction is still ongoing for this new cafe near the Macy's side of the mall.
A Kahala Mall spokeswoman Friday referred questions regarding the new location to Starbucks.
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:46:00 +0000 Scenes from a Giants celebration (Video) It's getting to be a well-worn path, up Market Street to City Hall to celebrate another Giants championship. The team and its fans were only too ready to do it all again.
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:45:00 +0000 Notices 10-31-14 NOTICE OF REVOCATION TO: Jamie Lynn Severino NOTICE OF REVOCATION Case No.: 155647-14-AG Largo, Florida
A NOTICE OF REVOCATION has been filed against you. You have the right to request a hearing pursuant to Sections 120.569 and 120.57 (1) and (2), Florida Statutes, by mailing a request for same to the Department of Financial Services, Division of Legal Services, 200 E. Gaines St., Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0333. If a request for hearing is not received by November 28, 2014, the right to a hearing…
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:41:00 +0000 List Leaders: Top 5 Graphic Design Firms The 2014 List of the Top 25 Graphic Design Firms in the Puget Sound region reflects an industry that was turned on its head this past year. Between name changes for rebranding purposes and a handful of recent mergers, The List is almost unrecognizable compared to last year.
Here's a rundown of changes to The List since last year: Our new No. 1 agency ended Garrigan Lyman Group's six-year run at the top. Wunderman Seattle claimed the spot and is now using part of its parent company's name and going…
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