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Lennar Houston Launches March Sales Event


Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 28, 2014

Lennar, one of Houstons largest homebuilders, launched their Lucky Day Giveaway for the month of March. The sales event will run through March 31st, 2014 and gives buyers a chance to win thousands towards upgrades and closing costs.

For a limited time, Lennar is offering a scratch off card to buyers who purchase within the select time frame of the event. The prizes offered include various monetary amounts that can be used towards closing costs and/or upgrades in amounts up to $ 5,000. Buyers who purchase an inventory home that can close by April 30th will receive a bonus worth double their scratcher amount up to $ 10,000!

Lennar builds affordable, move-up, and luxury homes in communities that cater to almost any lifestyle. Lennars Everythings Included Homes

Art & History Museums Maitland Presents Art31: Thirty-One Days of Experimentation & Collaboration, An Event Unlike Anything Else in Florida


Maitland, FL (PRWEB) January 18, 2014

The Art & History Museums – Maitland (A&H) invites you to take part in thirty-one days of engagement at the A&H, unlike anything else in Florida. Art31: Thirty-One Days of Experimentation & Collaboration, takes place throughout the month of March 2014. Art31 focuses on the legacy of the Research Studios emphasis on experimentation and collaboration.

Art31 highlights include wrapping the Maitland Art Center, an Art Car creation with Andrew Spear, workshops led by Nancy Cervenka and Elysia Mann, films, Jake Fernandez performance art, Culture Pop! in participation with Enzian Theater and Florida Film Festival, Artists Critique & Conversation with famed gallerists Mindy Solomon and Mark Dean, exhibitions and artists talks, an interactive family sculpture project, and the culminating event, Participation Dinner Affair. All programs take place at the A&Hs Maitland Art Center, 231 W. Packwood Avenue, Maitland. Some events are ticketed.

The artists taking part in Art31 are respected worldwide for their compelling approach, and will be producing exciting, original projects. Guests interact with these artists to create unique & dynamic works of art; and experience a vast array of artistic expression.

This event is made possible by a $ 40,000 Cultural Tourism Grant from Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs.

Art31 is a month-long dose of experimental and collaborative art, says Andrea Bailey Cox, A&H Executive Director/CEO. Just when you think you may have had enough, you will want to come back for more. We challenge you to engage for all 31 days.

Art31 opens with Artists Colony Day on March 1, with an open house that includes open studios and a historic opportunity to tour with Peter Banca, who grew up in the artists colony and was a close friend of Maitland Art Center Founder Andr

Lyness Construction Recognized as the Fastest Growing Aggie-led Company at the 9th Annual Aggie 100 Event

Cleburne, Texas (PRWEB) November 14, 2013

In 1989, Tim Lyness founded Lyness Construction with $ 400 dollars and a prayer. Today, the company is a full service general contracting and construction management firm based in Cleburne, Texas. The 9th Annual Aggie 100 Event hosted nearly 700 attendees at a luncheon held at The Zone Club at Kyle Field on Friday, October 25, where Lyness Construction was recognized for the outstanding honor.

This award is special to us to be recognized among our peers, said Tim Lyness, founder and CEO. I am humbled that Lyness Construction is recognized among this group of Aggie-led businesses. Persistence, consistency, and responsibility have paid dividends over the past 25 years.

Since its foundation, the entire Lyness family has worked for the firm in some capacity. With a strong commitment to community, family, and faith, Lyness Construction now has more than 80 employees across five states. The company relies on one differentiating factor: empower the team to be stronger collectively than they are individually. It is through this commitment to the corporate culture that the firm has found success during difficult economic times. To be recognized as the fastest growing Aggie-led company, Lyness achieved 261.08 percent compound annual growth from 2010 2012.

Our Aggie 100 honorees demonstrate that the character and traditions developed at our great university continue to play a significant role in their success across industries and generations, said Dr. Richard Lester, Executive Director of the Mays Business Schools Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship. Aggie leaders have proven time and time again that no matter the situation, solid business ideas, strong character, tenacity, and hard work pay off.

About Lyness Construction

Lyness Construction, LP is a full service general contractor specializing in commercial and industrial construction. The companys project delivery is focused on creating an intelligent and efficient solution during all phases of industrial and commercial construction projects. Working with architects, engineers, manufacturing owners, local governments and school boards, Lyness Construction is committed to providing reliable, quality construction services, every time.

To learn more about Lyness Construction please visit, http://www.lynessconstruction.com/.

About the Aggie 100

The Aggie 100, the first of its kind at the college level, was created by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in Texas A&M Universitys Mays Business School, whose mission is to provide encouragement, education, networking and assistance to entrepreneurially-minded students, faculty and Texas businesses. The Aggie 100 is a unique way for Texas A&M University to demonstrate its pride in the accomplishments of its former students while enriching the educational experience for todays students.

While there are many ways to define business success, the Aggie 100 focuses on growth as an indicator of job creation, product acceptance, and entrepreneurial vision. The Aggie 100 identifies, recognizes, and celebrates the 100 fastest growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world.

To qualify, companies were required to meet the following criteria:

In business for 5 years or more as of June 30, 2013,
Verifiable revenues of $ 250,000 or more for calendar year 2010, and
Operations consistent with the Aggie Code of Honor.

Additionally, the company must meet one of the following leadership criteria:

A Texas A&M University former student or group of former students must have owned 50% or more of the company from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2012,
A Texas A&M University former student must have served as the companys chief executive (for example chairman, CEO, president or managing partner) from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2012, or
A Texas A&M University former student must have founded the company and been active as a member of its most senior management team from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2012.

About The Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship

The Texas A&M Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship provides encouragement, education, networking, and assistance to entrepreneurially-minded students, faculty, and Texas businesses. Founded in 1999, the Center is part of Mays Business School’s Department of Management. The Center enhances student education through campus speakers, competitions, work experiences, and financial support. The Texas A&M faculty and Office of Technology Commercialization also benefit from the Center’s educational programs, extensive business community network, and the entrepreneurial services.

The Center reaches the state’s business community through educational programs, business assistance, and access to University resources. The Center receives financial support from corporations, individuals, and sponsors who believe in the value of entrepreneurial education and the value of Texas businesses working with a world-class university.

The entire 2013 Aggie 100 list in its entirety can be viewed at http://www.aggie100.com.







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E-Waste Event, Hosted by: Miller Recycling Corporation


Mansfield, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 01, 2013

Miller Recycling Corporation announces today that they will be hosting their Third E-Waste Recycling Event on Saturday October 19th, 2013.

It is well known that one of the fastest growing segments of the recycling industry is associated with electronic scrap, or “E-Waste”. To help properly dispose of all obsolete electronics Miller Recycling will take all computers and components at No Charge items include monitors, TVs, computers, cell phones, printers, gaming systems and a lot more. No Limit.

When: October 19th, 2013

Time: 8:00 am 2:00 pm

Where: 73 Plymouth Street Mansfield, MA 02048

Cost: FREE!

For more information about this event or their ongoing E-Waste Program please contact (800)-783-6766

Keep posted on this and future events on Miller Recyclings Facebook page.

It is the goal of Miller Recycling Corporation to conform to strict guidelines when processing, handling, and marketing this type of scrap. They partner with only fully licensed and reputable companies that adhere to strict environmental guidelines not only at their location, but also with any downstream vendors and consumers.

About Miller Recycling Corporation

Operating since 1940, Miller Recycling is a third generation company with the experience required to assist with all electronics, paper, plastics, and metals recycling requirements. Northeast Data Destruction, our NAID AAA Certified confidential shredding division, will securely process all your sensitive documents, files, media, hard drives, tapes, CDs, off spec products and storage components. Nationwide service is available.