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2013-09-10 23:25:14

Blinds.com CEO Jay Steinfeld will serve as the keynote speaker at the UnleashWD innovation summit on Oct. 29. Steinfeld hopes to inspire attendees to create a culture of rapid experimentation at their wholesale distribution companies. Chicago, Il (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Jay Steinfeld did not want to change the way people purchased blinds. He had no passion for window coverings. He did not even have a business plan. Wait, he had a plan--to succeed in business--just not a plan to sell...

2013-03-22 23:02:40

Rent My Vacation Home has now opened a new location called Vacation with Your Pets.com. The site is dedicated to our family members called pets. New York ,New York (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 Rent My Vacation Home.com and the 115 network sites include Vacation with Your Pets.com. This site is dedicated to basically traveling on vacation with dogs and cats. The site Vacation with Your Pets.com gives tips on how to travel with pets and find accommodations. Many homeowners will mark their home as...

2009-07-14 08:00:00

EDGEWATER, Md., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Day Pets LLC, developers of one of the nation's leading pet e-communities, today announced the debut of the new NextDayPets.com e-commerce platform, built on iCongo's comprehensive suite of e-commerce and marketing tools. The new NextDayPets.com web store employs iCongo's powerful suite of retail e-commerce solutions to implement an end-to-end, highly scalable, easy-to-manage online consumer storefront. With iCongo's e-commerce technology,...

2008-08-04 03:00:12

By Anonymous Scotts Santitippo and Joe Palko are two locally-grown entrepreneurs who saw the future and turned their ideas into Solid Cactus, a Shavertown-based commercial Web site development company which has been nationally recognized for its quality work and amazing growth. Scott and Joe saw it right away; there just wasn't much they could do about it. "It" of course was the promise of doing actual business on the Internet. Scott's first job out of college was in tech support with Epix...

2008-07-01 00:06:13

By Nancy Isles Nation, The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. Jun. 30--When Belvedere resident Julie Wainwright realized the information she was seeking on Internet Web sites did not address women her age, she seized the opportunity to create one of her own for women 35 and older. Wainwright made a name for herself as the chief executive officer of several dot-com companies and, like many of her colleagues, she went through the dot-com bust of 2000. As CEO of Pets.com,...

2008-06-21 15:00:00

One of the things that makes the valley unique is that failure here is viewed as a learning experience, not a mark of shame. Julie Wainwright of Pets.com fame -- remember the sock puppet? -- is the latest to put that mantra to the test. Wainwright, chief executive of one of the more notorious busts of the dot-com era, is back with -- you guessed it -- another dot-com. This time, instead of trying to sell pet food over the Internet, Wainwright has an idea that seems a bit more realistic. Her...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).