Missouri Sports

Scripophily.com Offers Original Standard Oil Trust Stock Certificate Hand Signed by John. D. Rockefeller and Henry Flagler

07 11 2017

Bob Kerstein, Founders Scripophily.com Stock and Bond Certificate Make Great Gifts for the Holidays WASHINGTON November 07, 2017 Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller. The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by John. D. Rockefeller, Henry Flagler and Jabez Abel Bostwick and is over 135 years old. "The Standard Oil Trust began in 1882 by merging all of John. D. Rockefeller's oil properties and had an initial capital of $70 million. There were originally forty-two certificate holders, or owners, in the trust. After ten years the trust was dissolved by a court decision in Ohio due to violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act which was an attempt to restrain the power of trusts with respect...

Paul Murans, Advisor to High-Net-Worth Clients, Joins Thurston Springer

03 11 2017

Thurston Springer Financial's recruiting team lands high-net-worth advisor Paul Murans.Indianapolis, IN, November 03, 2017 -- Thurston Springer Financial is pleased to announce that Paul Murans has joined the firm from UBS. Mr. Murans has spent nearly two decades in the industry building a practice that provides exceptional service to high-net-worth clients. Thurston Springer’s recruiting team is continuously pursuing passionate and talented advisors and was drawn to Murans’ professional skill, experience and commitment to his clients.After touring Thurston Springer’s Keystone at the Crossing headquarters and meeting with firm personnel, Murans enthusiastically joined Thurston Springer. “I can’t believe how nice everyone is here at Thurston Springer,” Murans said. “I’ve been in this business a long time, and I’ve never seen a firm as supportive and helpful as Thurston.” Thurston Springer welcomes Mr. Murans and will provide him with resources and collaboration to...

YinzCam, Kansas City Chiefs Launch Refreshing Augmented Reality Promotion

01 01 1970

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 28, 2017 () -- Kansas City Chiefs fans have an entertaining new way to celebrate their team's history this season thanks to an augmented reality promotion created in collaboration with YinzCam, the mobile app and AR developer based in Pittsburgh. The limited edition, 16-ounce Chiefs Coca-Cola cans can be purchased at grocery stores and gas stations throughout Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska. ...

Xcelsior Productions Present Unijamz Music Fest Back to School Edition

01 01 1970

Missouri City, TX, July 31, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The 1st Annual Unijamz Music Festival (UMF) in the Greater Houston Area is a 3-part charity concert series kicking off on August 26,2017 at Xcelsior Sports Athletic Grounds (the Home of the Houston Dynamo – Houston Dash Youth (South) Soccer Academy), 14503 Fondren Road, Missouri City, TX 77489. The Unijamz Back 2 School “Anti-Bullying” Charity Concert is from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now www.unijamz.com.The second leg of UMF series, Unijamz Old School Concert, is in September, and the last portion of UMF series, Unijamz October Fest – Evening Under the Stars, will follow in mid-October, dates and time to be announced.Texans come out to celebrate and help others. Portions of all the Tex-Giving UMF series proceeds will be donated to selected charities (B.I.G. Love Cancer Care, The 100 Club, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSF), Heroes for Children.org, Ronald McDonald House, Boys and Girls Club,...

Tsamma Watermelon Juice Announces Continued Partnership with University of Alabama Athletics

01 01 1970

The University of Alabama football program sought out Tsamma Juice last year after learning of a study on the company's watermelon juice, which is being led by the University's Human Nutrition Department.  The study focuses on the effects of L-citrulline, an amino acid most known for its use as a sports performance and cardiovascular health supplement.  Watermelon is the only food that provides a natural source of L-Citrulline and each 12 oz. bottle of Tsamma Juice has 600 mg of this powerful nutrient. "Providing a natural form of hydration is critical for student-athletes and teams during the heat," said Jim Carabin, Vice President and General Manager for Learfield's Crimson Tide Sports Marketing, multimedia rightsholder for the University of Alabama. "I like knowing the product was made by local Southeast farmers who keep a close eye on quality and consistency in flavor." ...

The W. P. Carey School of Business welcomes 10 new faculty members at Arizona State University

01 01 1970

"This year's new faculty members come from a variety of backgrounds and are at many different stages of their careers," said Amy Hillman, dean of the W. P. Carey School and the Rusty Lyon Chair in Strategy. "One thing they all have in common, however, is a passion for business education — specifically, where business education is going and how they can help shape its future. We believe they've come to the right place." These new faculty members will build upon an already strong foundation of prestigious, dedicated teachers and highly cited and published researchers. As of 2017, the W. P. Carey School is home to 16 programs and disciplines ranked in the Top 40 nationwide by U.S. News & World Report. Accountancy Matthew Baugh joins the W. P. Carey School faculty as an assistant professor...

The 4A's Reveals Winners of the 2017 Partner Awards

01 01 1970

LOS ANGELES, April 3, 2017 -- The 4A's, the leading trade association representing the advertising agency business, closed out the first day of its flagship conference, Transformation, by unveiling the winners of the third annual 4A's Partner Awards. The 4A's Partner Awards celebrate the ad industry's most creative collaborations and shine a light on partnerships that challenge convention to produce truly innovative work. The Awards recognize small, medium and large-sized agencies, who vie in their competitive sets across a range of categories: Brand, Cause, Creative, Diversity, Media, Pro Bono and Technology. From those category winners, two are elevated to top prizes. Partnership of the Year was presented to the Ad Council with partners, including Goodby Silverstein & Partners, for the "'I Am a Witness' Bullying Prevention" campaign (which won the Pro Bono Partnership: Mid-Sized Agency category) and Most Innovative Partnership was awarded to...

Teambrown Apparel Brings the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League to Their Lineup

01 01 1970

Teambrown Apparel Brings the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League to Their Lineup Oak Park, CA, September 05, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Teambrown Apparel is proud to welcome the All- American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) to their lineup of apparel and merchandise.Teambrown Apparel’s line of Officially Licensed Apparel is available at www.teambrownapparel.com. The line features officially licensed products by the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL), the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) in Kansas City, Missouri as well as apparel from Friends of Jaclyn Foundation (FOJ).“It gives us a tremendous amount of pride to bring the AAGPBL to a new audience, and it will be an honor to see people of all ages wearing AAGPBL apparel,” said Rob Brown, Co-Owner of Teambrown Apparel.“We are very excited to have Teambrown Apparel become part of the AAGPBL family, and look forward to seeing the next generation of fans wearing our emblem,”...

Steve Sucher Pulls Community Together to Build New Playground

01 01 1970

Press Release - updated: Oct 20, 2017 18:02 EDT ST. LOUIS, October 20, 2017 - ​On a hot Missouri day in July, Steve Sucher remembers sitting on his front porch and looking across the street to an overgrown lot filled with tall weeds and random objects. He then noticed many children playing in the street, sometimes waiting for cars to pass to continue their activities. It's at that moment he thought of an idea to help the neighborhood and keep the streets safe for the children. The plan was to build a playground in the lot. The children in this neighborhood should not be in the streets playing. Steve Sucher "The children in this neighborhood should not be in the streets playing," said Sucher. "It's too dangerous, and this community would be heartbroken to see an accident happen on these streets." Steve Sucher met with top community members and city council figures to discuss the idea. It was at this time he learned that the city owned the lot. This fact made the plan...

Sprint Center Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Unprecedented Financial & Programming Success

01 01 1970

Construction of Sprint Center forever changed the skyline of Kansas City, America's 33rd ranked media market. Since opening in Oct. 2007, Sprint Center has welcomed world-class entertainment and sporting events back to Kansas City and the Midwest. Sprint Center anchors more than $6 billion of reinvestment in a revitalized downtown Kansas City and has revolutionized the entertainment experience in the Midwest. "The success of Sprint Center's inaugural decade is directly attributed to the more than 11 million passionate fans and supporters of artists and events who choose to play Kansas City," said Brenda Tinnen, Sprint Center/AEG general manager and senior vice president. "Welcoming guests from every corner of the city for diverse events is a source of pride for our staff and we are humbled that citizens throughout the Midwest continue to entrust us with their memories. The City of Kansas City's vision in creating...

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