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Todd Lubar Stresses on the Adoption of Smart Technology

Todd Lubar emphasizes on why it is important to adopt the smart home technology. He argues that the services and goods that consumers utilize due to technological advancements improve the society. The most recent technology is the smart home technology. It is a category of home furnishing and devices that are compatible with smart devices. They enable homeowners to control their home from anywhere in the world and at any time. Smart homes enter the market due to vast use of Internet.

Smart homes use a wide variety of internet of things. The homeowners can control their home using centralized devices on their desktop or smart phones. They can control every element of their home. They can also command electronic devices at home including smart locks and smart lights. It is important to note that many home owners are now using this technology. The consumers are also experiencing numerous benefits that are associated with this new technology.

Todd Lubar said on patreon that creating accessible homes is a good direction in this generation. A ramp can be installed on a wheelchair to enable one to control it comfortably. This comes in handy for the disabled people in society. Smart homes reduce the chances of dangerous accidents for individuals who have physical disabilities. Todd suffers from quadriplegia. This was caused by accidental shooting that occurred when he was a child. He now relies on smart devices such as switch control to perform any task at home including closing and opening the windows.

Todd Lubar is the current president of TDL Global Ventures, LLC. He also works at Legendary Investment as the senior vice president. Todd has led many organizations before. The organizations include Legacy Financial Group and Mortgage Corporation. He also assisted Maryland Legacy Financial Office to increase the production unit. The company loans more than 100 million dollars annually. He was also the senior vice president of Charter Funding. Todd Lubar has worked hard to help the needy. He went to Syracuse University and graduated in 1995. He studied B.A in Speech Communication.

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https://www.crunchbase.com/person/todd-lubar#/entity

 

The Sweetgreen Experiance with Nathaniel Ru

One of the best ways to find a market for an idea is to look around and find out what may be missing from that market. This was the basis for the restaurant Sweetgreen’s start. When partners Nathaniel Ru, Jonathan Neman and Nicolas Jammet attended Georgetown University together, they noticed a distinct lack of healthy restaurant options in the surrounding area.

With the unique combination of all three attending an entrepreneurship class together, all coming from first generation immigrant parents who started their own businesses, the three had the perfect background to strike out with a business venture of their own.

Backed by big name investors like Steve Case, Danny Meyer, and Daniel Boulud, the first Sweetgreen Restaurant was launched in 2007, shortly after Ru, Neman and Jammet graduated. The food was a hit with the locals, with it offering local, fresh, organic options for a more healthy dining experience. On top of the desire to want to feed people better food, the company is also driven by technology, with about 30% of all of its transactions happening online or on their own mobile app.
This is part of Sweetgreens strategy to run the company differently.

Five times each year, the corporate offices close and the employees spend a full day working at a restaurant to stay connected to the everyday business. With this, the company also doesn’t believe in having one large central headquarters with the co-CEO’s residing on both coasts. This allows the company to watch the market across the country and grow.

Co-CEO Nathaniel Ru believes that best way to grow the business is to start at the very beginning of the experience. Before even meeting with potential property managers when opening a new location, Ru meets with local farmers.

Sourcing locally grown vegetables are key to keeping Sweetgreen’s supply chain stocked with the freshest organic produce. Instead of requesting a certain crop, Ru also prefers to ask what the local farmers are growing instead. This helps eliminate food waste and gives the restaurant’s patron’s new veggies to try.

After this curtail step, it’s the restaurant design. Ru refers to as their “service design”, a combination of design, technology and storytelling. This design focus on personalizing the service experience to each customer instead of simply selling a product. Ru hopes that when someone comes into a Sweetgreens, they feel they’re being shown the whole experience and not being just given a dish.

Learn more about Nathaniel Ru:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/nathaniel-ru-b04a7310
https://angel.co/nathaniel-ru

OCC Receives Astronomical Donation

Orange Coast College was first founded in 1947 as a two-year school awarding arts and sciences degrees to students who could move on to a four-year university.The 25,000 lucky students who attended OCC in 2016 were located by the beautiful beaches of California.

This two-year college has many famous graduates who have gone on to be successful actors and athletes. It’s unique location, amidst the social buzz of California, and the serene calm of the ocean makes it a perfect start for any student.

The two-year college offers many of the same experiences that four-year universities do. This includes a nationally renowned rowing team, a newly constructed technology and library center This cozy yet progressive college will suit the needs of many of today’s 21st-century students.

Glassdoor that reveals Orange County College is also filled with a lot of heart. A retired professor from OCC recently donated 1 million dollars to her beloved college. Mary McChesney’s donation will go towards OCC’s Planetarium to fund a Foucault pendulum.

This pendulum will be the only Foucault pendulum in Orange County. This generous donation will help to bring more science and enlightenment to the college and surrounding area.

McChesney’s donation is in honor of her late partner. McChesney’s love and dedication to education compelled her to make the 1 million dollar donation. The 91-year-old philanthropist taught English at OCC for 33 years before welcoming retirement.

The impressive new planetarium will seat 94 more people than the old planetarium and include an exhibit hall and NOAA display globe. This impressive addition will serve students from public schools as a fascinating destination.

Learn more about Orange Coast College:

http://www.ratemyprofessors.com/campusRatings.jsp?sid=2623
http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu/Pages/home.aspx