Kevin Seawright Helps More People See the Value of Newark

Kevin Seawright has joined the Newark CEDC. This is great addition to the CEDC staff in Newark because Kevin Seawright has a wealth of financial expertise in various areas. He knows a lot about accounting systems because he has worked in the fiscal field for various institutions such as the department of Recreation and Parks and the City of Baltimore.

Kevin also has experience with the Baltimore Commission on Aging and Retirement. He has a long record of working with local government agencies, and this makes him the perfect candidate for his role as a Chief Financial Officer with the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation.

Anyone that has had a chance to glance at the resume for Seawright is well aware that he is someone that knows how to attract and retain businesses for city development. This is what he is planning to do in New Jersey. The economic development for Newark is always something that is in competition with other closer geographical areas like New York. What Kevin is trying to do is help native and new residents see the potential of opening small businesses.

PR Newswire believed that Kevin Seawright has been in the financial business for many years and he has overseen a large number of government contracts. He is a business leader that has experience in data analysis and human resources.

According to Crucnhbase, Kevin Seawright has also built a career where he has gained experience in managerial finance and contract negotiations. These are all things that are vital to his role with the Newark Economic Development Center.

Kevin Seawright has also done a great job of bringing a positive attitude to Newark and young high school workers that want to engage in summer work. He believes that allowing young students to work during the summer months will definitely play a huge part in how these young children grow into adults that appreciate working in Newark.

He definitely believes that there is a chance for Newark to improve as a business district, and he is putting funding in place with better financial management that can result in more construction and more growth for the city.

Learn more about Kevin Seawright: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kevin-seawright-7869a052

Jason Hope Expects Big Things From The Internet Of Things

The Internet of Things is a concept where every type of device is able to connect to the internet and exchange information with other devices. Jason Hope, a technologist in Scottsdale, Arizona, has written extensively about how this will soon completely change how businesses operate and how people live their lives. He expects that this next wave of technology will be the biggest event in the industry for years to come.

Jason Hope has said that right now The Internet of Things is mostly just associated with smartphones, computers, and a few appliances. Soon, though, he said that it will touch on every facet of our lives from our morning routines to commutes to how we work. There is already major competition between companies to enter this space by creating the most useful devices and apps that will have the broadest appeal.

Jason Hope graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance, and that school’s W.P. Carey School of Business with an MBA. He went on to earn his fortune in the mobile technology sector. He continues to invest in startup technology firms that are looking to disrupt entire industries with innovative products and idea.

As a philanthropist, Jason gives back through a variety of causes. He supports educational causes as well as mentors college and high school students who seek to be entrepreneurs themselves. He also supports medical research such as the SENS Foundation to which he donated $500,000 to help in their research into anti-aging therapies.

80’s and 90’s Anime Films: Only the Best

 

80s anime and 90’s may be more popular then ever. Children and even adults love buying stuffed toys, t-shirts and posters. Here are four highly acclaimed anime movies.

 

Princess Mononoke (1997)

 

Princess Mononoke is ranked at third most popular anime movie in Japan. Mononoke are spirits who cause suffering by possessing an individual. It was intended to be the last film produced by Hayao Miyazaki. He instead came back in 2001 with Spirited Away.

 

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

 

One of the most beloved of Japanese anime characters is Totoro. Totoro is known as the Japanese Winnie the Pooh. My Neighbor Totoro was a breakthrough film for Miyazaki.

 

 

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)

 

This is a science fiction/ fantasy film of the highest order. The future brings apocalyptic conflict as the ecosystem is devastated. Humans live in a “toxic jungle” and Princess Nausica of the Valley of the Wind talks to insects. Nausicaa must aid in creating a peaceful environment.

 

Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

 

Roger Ebert and others claimed this movie to be an extremely powerful war film. Siblings Seita and Setsuko must survive the last part of the Second World War. Dramatic and realistic, even adults are affected by it’s powerful message.

 

All of these films were produced by Studio Ghibli except Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind. Other great anime movies include Ghost in the Shell (1995) and Porco Rosso (1992).