Florida Tech & Science
Aliant Launches New Website with Cryptocurrency Payment Content
20 03 2018
“Merchants can now sign up to accept cryptocurrency payments in just minutes using our new website,” said Aliant CEO Eric Brown.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. March 20, 2018
Aliant Payment Systems, a U.S. based provider of merchant services and payment processing, announced today that it has updated its website to include new information about its Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin payment processing solutions for merchants. Aliant became one of the first payment processors to offer a Bitcoin solution to merchants in Q3 2017, with an Ethereum solution following in Q4 2017, and a Litecoin solution in Q1 2018.
“Merchants can now sign up to accept cryptocurrency payments in just minutes using our new website,” said Aliant CEO Eric Brown. “We created a page where merchants can get all the information they need about our cryptocurrency solutions, and it’s quick and easy for them to sign up.”
Aliant’s updated website includes a page with information about the benefits of accepting...
The Launch of DocCharge App: a Physician Productivity Platform
20 03 2018
Florida-based physician productivity app rapidly improving revenue for physicians, medical practices and billing companies.
Fort Myers, FL, March 20, 2018 -- DocCharge is announcing the launch of an innovative technology platform, created for physicians to save time and increase productivity. DocCharge is a cloud-based system, allowing physicians to manage their out of office rounds from anywhere. It’s HIPAA compliant, with industry-leading security and redundant back-ups.The app allows physicians to capture patient billings, communicate with their office, and maximize revenue by avoiding lost charges. DocCharge has been designed to bring success to the physician, medical practice, and billing company.During DocCharges trial phase, physicians saved 30-60 minutes per day with the app’s easy to use charge capture system (with an equivalent value of approximately $52,000). The app also helped eliminate denials by ensuring accurate coding. DocCharge app users saw a reduction in account...
Sunita Patel Named President of Comerica Bank's Technology and Life Sciences Division
19 03 2018
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 19, 2018 -- Comerica Bank today announced that Sunita Patel, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the West Coast Technology and Life Sciences (TLS) Division, has been named President, TLS Division effective April 13. In her new role, Patel will oversee Comerica's TLS teams in California, Texas, Washington, Massachusetts, Virginia, New York, and Toronto, Canada.
Patel has extensive experience in building relationships with venture capital firms and lending to venture backed early to late stage technology companies. She has spent her 25-year career in the venture lending market with 20 of those years managing Comerica's Venture Capital Group. Patel will continue to be based in Palo Alto, California, which is where Comerica's TLS Division is headquartered.
"Sunita has built many great relationships with leaders in the venture capital community, and she has more than two decades...
Miami-Based IT Solutions Company Offers Free Cloud Training Seminar
19 03 2018
Bleuwire Teams with the Doral Chamber of Commerce to Deliver Free Microsoft Cloud Solutions Training to Local Small and Medium-sized Businesses.
Press Release - updated: Mar 19, 2018 17:57 EDT
Miami, Florida, March 19, 2018 - Bleuwire (www.bleuwire.com), a full-service managed IT company with offices in Miami and Hialeah, will educate local small and medium-sized businesses on the features and benefits of cloud computing at a free, upcoming webinar to be held from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on April 10.
The event, hosted by the Doral Chamber of Commerce (www.doralchamberofcommerce.org), will cover such topics as Office 365 and other Microsoft cloud solutions, as well as provide advice for minimizing IT costs while maximizing business outcomes.
What: Microsoft 365 and the Benefits of Web-based Management
Who: Hosted by Bleuwire and the Doral Chamber of Commerce
When: April 10, 2018 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Where: 2900 NW 112th Avenue, Doral, FL...
Society of Interventional Radiology selects 34 Fellows
19 03 2018
LOS ANGELES, March 19, 2018 -- The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) inducted 34 new Fellows during its Annual Scientific Meeting, March 17–22 in Los Angeles. This honor, achieved by fewer than 10 percent of SIR members, is bestowed to those who have demonstrated excellence in interventional radiology by virtue of research and published works, teaching, and leadership within the field, along with contributions and involvement within the society.
"SIR Fellows are the global leaders in interventional radiology, having demonstrated a level of dedication to the specialty through their patient care, their scientific research and their leadership within the society and their practices," said SIR 2017–2018 President Suresh Vedantham, M.D., FSIR, an interventional radiologist, and professor of radiology and surgery at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University in St. Louis. "Their work and their mentorship of future interventional radiologists...
February Recap: BBVA Compass continues to create opportunities
19 03 2018
HOUSTON, March 19, 2018 -- BBVA Compass opened February with its earnings results for the fourth quarter of 2017 and followed up with a series of articles on its global news platform, bbva.com, that reflected its ongoing commitment to being an engine of opportunity.
Creating workplace opportunities
Rosilyn Houston: A powerful executive focused on a first-class workforceBBVA Compass Chief Talent & Culture Executive Rosilyn Houston was named among the 300 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America by Black Enterprise, underscoring her contribution to positioning the bank as an inclusive, innovative and employee-centric organization.
Workforce Intelligence: The shifting role of HR at BBVA CompassBBVA Compass Director of People Analytics Morgan Turnipseed shared knowledge about the shifting role of human resources and how workforce analytics and employee data are becoming an integral business component at the bank.
Creating opportunities for clients and consumers
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IntelliCentrics Leadership Joins Faculty at NAMSS 2018 Education Summit
19 03 2018
Maggie Palmer, MSA, CPMSM, CPCS—will be an instructor for the Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) Certification Preparation
Press Release - updated: Mar 19, 2018 15:24 CDT
DALLAS, March 19, 2018 - IntelliCentrics Inc., the provider of the SEC3URE technology platform which provides verification services to all locations of care for physicians, clinical contractors and vendor representatives, is proud to announce that Maggie Palmer, Vice President of Medical Staff and Contractor Services, has joined the faculty at the NAMSS 2018 Education Summit.
Palmer — MSA, CPMSM, CPCS — a veteran instructor, will be leading the Credentialing Specialist Certification Preparation course (CPCS) being conducted March 23-24 in Orlando, Florida where participants will earn 14 continuing education credits upon completion of this intensive course.
“Healthcare organizations worldwide are being asked to deliver more efficient, compliant, and secure healthcare experiences for everyone,”...
KnowBe4 Completes Rigorous SOC 2 Data Security Audit
19 03 2018
A SOC 2 is the industry standard for demonstrating the integrity of our data security standards.
TAMPA BAY, Fla. March 19, 2018
KnowBe4, the world’s largest provider of security awareness training and simulated phishing, has successfully completed a rigorous third-party audit of its data security procedures and processes under the Service Organization Controls 2 (SOC 2) standards.
The examination that led to compliance with the demanding data security standards was administered by the professional IT compliance and audit staff at 360 Advanced, a national HITRUST CSF, Qualified Security Assessor, and Certified Public Accountant firm based in St. Petersburg, FL.
“We are pleased to provide assurances to our customers that we are executing all necessary actions to totally protect their data,” said Brian Jack, Chief Information Security Officer for KnowBe4. “A SOC 2 is the industry standard for demonstrating the integrity of our data security standards. It is the third...
Cool Planet Completes 100th Independent Trial of Cool Terra®
19 03 2018
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., March 19, 2018 -- Today, Cool Planet announced the successful completion of its 100th quantifiable, independent trial of Cool Terra, the company's flagship soil health product. The trial was conducted by the University of Florida on bell peppers, and it marks the 100th time the company has conducted a randomized yield improvement test of Cool Terra on specific crops with an independent university or researcher.
"Today marks an exciting milestone for Cool Terra as it becomes the most studied biochar-based soil amendment on the market," said Jim Loar, CEO of Cool Planet. "In agriculture, you never get done conducting trials, but the results we have achieved over the past three seasons give growers great confidence that Cool Terra can deliver for them."
The 100th study was conducted by Josh Freeman, associate professor of horticulture at the University of Florida. He studied the growth rates of bell peppers under different Cool Terra application rates...
Rehmann adds Trivalent Group, expanding technology services and launching managed IT solutions practice
19 03 2018
TROY, Mich., March 19, 2018 -- Rehmann, a top 40 accounting and advisory firm, and Trivalent Group®, a top 100 managed IT service provider based in Grandville, Michigan, will combine effective April 1. This unique combination brings together two established firms, launching a managed IT solutions practice that will broaden both firms' service offerings.
Backed by experienced engineers, technicians and consultants, Trivalent Group provides managed services and other IT solutions to more than 700 clients. With offices in Grandville, Traverse City, Battle Creek, East Lansing and Midland, Trivalent Group specializes in managed services, managed cloud, cyber security, managed networks and business continuity. Trivalent Group's depth will expand Rehmann's cyber security and technology consulting offerings.
"As the world becomes increasingly technology-driven, Rehmann is focused on staying ahead of our clients' needs and helping them thrive long into the future,"...
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