Archive | February 2017

Alexandre Gama’s Extraordinary Career in Advertising

Alexandre Gama is a highly respected advertising executive who was born in Rio de Janeiro in 1958. As a Brazilian businessman, Mr. Gama has received numerous awards for his work in advertising. Not only has been named one of the leading professionals in his industry, but he has also had the privilege of having his company receive two Golden Lion awards from Cannes within the same year. His company Neogama was actually the very first advertising agency from Brazil to ever win a Golden Lion award from Cannes, which amazingly occurred within the company’s first year of existence.

Alexandre Gama’s notoriety in the field of advertising began to occur just a few short years after he graduated from Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation with a degree in advertising and communication. By 1990 he had gained employment with a company known as DM9 where he worked as both a copywriter and Creative Director, during which he became the most recognized and awarded copywriter of his time. Not only did Alexandre Gama go on to start his own advertising company, but he also became involved with numerous enterprises in Brazil, including the Brazilian Board of Advertising Agencies and the Global Creative Board for which he is currently the only Brazilian member.

Mike Baur, Entrepreneur Extraordinaire

Mike Baur is a banking and finance expert and an entrepreneur who lives in Switzerland. Baur earned his MBA from the University of Rochester New York and his Executive MBA from the University of Bern. He has put both degrees to work for him.

Baur started his career at UBS Fribourg in 1991. He continued to work at UBS Fribourg until 2000 when he accepted a job at Wealth Management Switzerland. He only stayed in this position for two years and then he moved on to the KeyClient Group Switzerland. He continued to work until 2014 in Swiss private banking with various positions at Clariden

Leu and Sallfort Privatbank AG.

In 2014, Mike Baur became a founder and CEO for the first time with Baur IS. Today, Baur has an impressive resume with numerous titles with a variety of companies. He serves as vice president at Innovation Lab Fribourg where he empowers college students from the engineering, business, and natural sciences fields to become entrepreneurs. Baur is also a director and co-founder of the Swiss Startup Association which advocates for a better legal, regulatory, and tax environment for founders and startups in Switzerland. Deputy Managing Director at Swiss Startup Invest is yet another title for Baur. According to LinkedIn, this company is the leading force in the professionalization of the Business Angels and Venture Capitalist scene in Switzerland.

Mike Baur truly is an impressive entrepreneur with his last position. He is the co-founder and executive chairman of the Swiss Startup Factory AG. He has been in this position since the launch of the company in 2014. The Swiss Startup Factory AG is the number one independent and privately financed ICT Startup Accelerator in Switzerland. This company looks for digital entrepreneurs and will provide opportunities through its network of associates in Switzerland and around the world. The Swiss Startup Factory AG offers a three-month long program which benefits the new entrepreneur with a variety of services, coaching, mentoring and office space. Baur is responsible for the fundraising and financing rounds at this firm.

Baur is not only an entrepreneur but a mentor to young Swiss entrepreneurs. He invests much of his personal time and money to support these young entrepreneurs. With 20 years of experience, he is an experienced role model and mentor for these youths.

Achieve Flawless Makeup Everyday With Kim Dao’s Tutorial

Kim Dao, a video blogger living in Japan, shares with her fans her personal makeup routine used for an everyday look. The routine she shares, taking ten minutes or less is perfect for someone who wants fresh beauty in a short amount of time.

beginning with primer to create a glowing, flawless finish, Kim Dao recommends dotting the primer all over before blending it. Using her favorite BB cream to cover any uneven skin tones, she chooses one that is light in order to avoid the dreaded “caked on” appearance. With a loose powder to set the look in place, She has now created a very pretty base.

Kim Dao next moves on to give viewers a recreation of her simple and beautiful eye makeup. To start this process she uses an eye primer, chosen to help keep eye shadow in place. Using a cream-colored shadow on the outer corners and a darker shade underneath, she blends it before adding a dark brown for a smokey eye effect. She finishes her eye shadow by blending and adding a champagne color all over. Kim Dao then uses liquid eyeliner to line the top eyelid before curling her lashes and applying mascara on the top and bottom. She uses an eye crayon under her eyes with some shimmer shadow to even out the look, finishing with filling in her brows.

After applying a bit of blush and some lip tint, Kim Dao mists her face, finishing the look and moisturizing in one easy step.

Kim Dao does a fantastic job of giving her many fans a tutorial for a lovely makeup look with the added bonus of being very achievable.

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