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Monica Bankus

Nationwide Appraisal Network (NAN) Welcomes Monica Bankus as VP of Operations

OLDSMAR, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Nationwide Appraisal Network (NAN), an innovative, women-owned, industry-leading appraisal management company with true national coverage, announced today that Monica Bankus has joined the company and will serve as VP of Operations. In that role, she will lead a team that will employ proprietary, groundbreaking technology, enhanced workflow and processes, improved communication with appraisers and lenders - and establish a new Platinum Standard for customer experience at NAN, a standard that with time the mortgage industry might attempt to adopt as its own.
ARMCO

ARMCO Mortgage QC Industry Trends Report says TRID Defects Down in Q2-2016

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- ACES Risk Management (ARMCO), the leading provider of financial quality control and compliance software, announced it has released its ARMCO Mortgage QC Industry Trends report, covering the second quarter of 2016. Using the Fannie Mae loan defect taxonomy, the report details the analysis of post-closing quality control data from loan files and findings captured by the ACES Analytics benchmarking system.
GRAMMY Winner Pitbull

At Palm Beach State College’s STEAM Fundraiser, Grammy Winner Pitbull to Speak

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Palm Beach State College Foundation is proud to announce that Armando Christian Perez, professionally known as "Pitbull," will be the keynote speaker for the Foundation's 2017 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) luncheon presented by Bank of America. The event will take place February 1, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts' Cohen Pavilion, West Palm Beach.

Ali Cultural Arts in Pompano Beach to Offer Audio Engineering Program Thanks to Grant from the Knight Foundation

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Ali Cultural Arts is proud to announce that they will be launching "Miss Masters: Audio Engineering at the Ali" in spring 2017. This hand-on training opportunity empowers girls for careers as audio engineers, music producers and DJs.
DIBCOIN

Sunshine Capital Inc. Announces Launch of Its Fully Validated Secure Website to Distribute Its New Cryptocurrency DIBCOIN

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Sunshine Capital, Inc. (Pinksheets: SCNP / PINK:SCNP) today announces the Company has officially launched DIBCOIN.US to assist in the distribution of its new crypto currency DIBCOIN, the previously announced special opportunity provided to all shareholders of record as of October 10, 2016. DIBCOIN.US will enable potential investors and interested parties to retrieve information and complete their due diligence on DIBCOIN.

Florida Attorney David L. Goldman Warns Consumers of Costly Unforeseen Coverage Gaps

SARASOTA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Personal Injury and Civil Trial Lawyer David L. Goldman of the Sarasota Florida Based Firm Shapiro Goldman Babboni & Walsh, cites an article in the NY Times warning consumers of large coverage gaps even in premium insurance plans.

Florida Smiles: LIBERTY Dental Plan Offers The Most Affordable Rates in Florida Health Insurance Marketplace

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- LIBERTY Dental Plan of Florida (LIBERTY) is proud to announce it is offering the most affordable rates for adult dental plans in the Florida Health Insurance Marketplace (commonly called the "Health Exchange"). This marks the first year that LIBERTY, which covers most of the state, has added the offering of Family Dental HMO plans in the Florida Health Insurance Marketplace.

FLORIDA GOVERNMENT

Groundbreaking for City Vista Apartments

Pompano Beach CRA Announces Groundbreaking for City Vista Apartments in Innovation District

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Pompano Beach CRA announces the groundbreaking ceremony for the City Vista Apartments will take place on October 19 at 3:30 p.m. According to Redevelopment Management Associates (RMA), the development will include 111 apartments and 3,800 square feet of ground floor commercial space. This development is the next step in the creation of The Pompano Beach Innovation District.
Attorney Brian O. Sutter

All Injuries Law Firm Attorney Frank Clark Appointed to Florida Judge of Compensation Claims

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Experienced Workers' Compensation Attorney Frank Clark, Formerly of All Injuries Law Firm, has been appointed by Florida Governor Rick Scott to Florida Judge of Compensation Claims.
GRAMMY Winner Pitbull

At Palm Beach State College’s STEAM Fundraiser, Grammy Winner Pitbull to Speak

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Palm Beach State College Foundation is proud to announce that Armando Christian Perez, professionally known as "Pitbull," will be the keynote speaker for the Foundation's 2017 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) luncheon presented by Bank of America. The event will take place February 1, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts' Cohen Pavilion, West Palm Beach.

Ali Cultural Arts in Pompano Beach to Offer Audio Engineering Program Thanks to Grant from the Knight Foundation

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Ali Cultural Arts is proud to announce that they will be launching "Miss Masters: Audio Engineering at the Ali" in spring 2017. This hand-on training opportunity empowers girls for careers as audio engineers, music producers and DJs.
DIBCOIN

Sunshine Capital Inc. Announces Launch of Its Fully Validated Secure Website to Distribute Its New Cryptocurrency DIBCOIN

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Sunshine Capital, Inc. (Pinksheets: SCNP / PINK:SCNP) today announces the Company has officially launched DIBCOIN.US to assist in the distribution of its new crypto currency DIBCOIN, the previously announced special opportunity provided to all shareholders of record as of October 10, 2016. DIBCOIN.US will enable potential investors and interested parties to retrieve information and complete their due diligence on DIBCOIN.

Florida Attorney David L. Goldman Warns Consumers of Costly Unforeseen Coverage Gaps

SARASOTA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Personal Injury and Civil Trial Lawyer David L. Goldman of the Sarasota Florida Based Firm Shapiro Goldman Babboni & Walsh, cites an article in the NY Times warning consumers of large coverage gaps even in premium insurance plans.

NATIONAL NEWS

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