Author: The New York News Journal

The Thrill of a Uniquely Crafted Pulp Fiction Novel is Back

Maine author L. E. Barrett reconfigures history and fiction BANGOR, ME, June 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Dummers Lane, by Maine writer L. E. Barrett, is his second book of what he refers to as a new historical pulp fiction genre. Though the book contains bits and pieces of a life the writer knew from personal experience while growing up in Maine. Dummers Lane is a strange brew of fiction, historical events and memorable characters. It’s the early 1960s in Hallowell, Maine. A sleepy small city on the Kennebec River, where Dip Barrett runs a beer store. He socializes with local criminals and takes illegal bets for horse racing tracks around the state. In the first book of the Kennebec River Trilogy, The Boys from Joppa, Dip’s business and the community are turned upside down when the body of a young man is found in the Kennebec River, a poker game leads to a major robbery, a young wife is seduced into a private sex club, a 16 year old boy finds love with a much older woman, a young man’s suicide is a mystery to everyone, and the town drunk morphs into a criminal master mind. In the new book, law enforcement agencies turn a criminal investigation into a hunt for a secret item. Phil, a local hoodlum, establishes unusual relationships. Forbidden and secret romances are revealed. Martha, a...

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Quantum Encryption Market to Reach $2.5 Billion Revenues by 2022: Mobile Systems Will Ultimately Dominate

New CIR Report States QKD Markets to Reach $2.5 billion Revenues by 2022 CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, June 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Quantum key distribution (QKD) is the first encryption process that is theoretically unbreakable; a strong use case in these days of perpetual malicious hacking. Meanwhile traditional public key encryption systems are increasingly vulnerable to eavesdropping from quantum computers which themselves have become commercialized in the past few years. As a result of these trends the market for QKD systems is expected to reach $2.5 billion by 2022, according to “Quantum Encryption Systems Markets: A Technology and Business Opportunity Forecast – 2017 to 2026.” More details of this report can be found at About the Report: QKD systems have been deployed by governments, the military and a few financial institutions for about 15 years. CIR now sees prospects for their much wider use and we note that a select group of venture capitalists are stepping up to the plate to fund new firms in this area. This report identifies the business opportunities that are emerging in this new market environment for QKD. The report includes: – Ten-year forecasts of QKD systems installed and shipped, as well as the revenues generated from these shipments. The report provides breakouts for these projections in terms of end users (military, civil government, telecom carriers, utilities/infrastructure, data centers and mobile applications); transport technology (fiber...

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Shawn Ostheimer Speaks on How to Grow a Business and Adapt in the Digital Era during Panel at Sage Summit Atlanta

President of The Answer Company, Shaw Ostheimer, gives insight into how he’s continued to successfully grow his business in an industry where expectations and standards are constantly changing. VANCOUVER, BC, June 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Sage Summit Atlanta was a huge success in the international Sage Summit Tour, which has hit Australia, U.K., Singapore and South Africa so far this year before heading to Canada next month. Known for being an inspiring conference that evokes thought leadership, Sage Summit gives businesses the opportunity to preview new technology, meet leaders in the industry and hear from experts. Shawn Ostheimer, President and founder of The Answer Company, and Andrew Nunez of SWK sat down in a panel hosted by Allan Adler, Managing Partner of Digital Bridge Partners, to discuss how the digital era has transformed their businesses and their dynamic with customers. The Answer Company has been in business for over 25 years, and has doubled in size in the last 3 years alone. Ostheimer was transparent about the hurdles that his team faces given the necessity for constant change and adaptation in the industry but despite that, his company still continues to grow and stand at the forefront of the industry with new products, approaches and ideas. He didn’t try to sugar coat the facts, and it was clear that the audience appreciated his honesty. In the last ten to...

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The Mom’s Choice Awards Names BITTER BETRAYAL Among the Best in Family-Friendly Products

New YA is a Riveting MUST Read for Teens and Parents Alike! FORT WORTH, TX, June 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Progressive Rising Phoenix Press is honored to announce that BITTER BETRAYAL has earned the prestigious Mom’s Choice Award for YA and General Fiction. Having been rigorously evaluated by a panel of MCA evaluators, BITTER BETRAYAL is deemed to be among the best products / services for families. The Mom’s Choice Awards (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children, families and educators. The program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from more than 55 countries. Around the world, parents, educators, retailers and members of the media look for the MCA mother-and-child Honoring Excellence seal of approval when selecting quality products and services for children and families. The MCA evaluation process uses a propriety methodology in which entries are scored on a number of elements including production quality, design, educational value, entertainment value, originality, appeal, and cost. “We are thrilled to earn the Mom’s Choice Awards Honoring Excellence Seal of Approval,” said Galeo Johnson, Marketing Director of Progressive Rising Phoenix Press. “We know all the great things the MCA does to connect consumers, educators, and caregivers with the best products and services available for families.” “Our aim...

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Berger Rental Communities Raising $50,000 for CHOP after Launching New Volunteer Initiative

Berger Rental Communities (Wayne, PA) has launched a new initiative, BRC Cares, which provides team members, residents, and partners with the ability to contribute and participate in philanthropic causes throughout their local communities. WAYNE, PA, June 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Berger Rental Communities, a Wayne, PA based property management company historically focused on organizational culture has proudly implemented a new program, BRC Cares. This comprehensive charitable program makes giving back easy, and provides team members with an opportunity to donate with a generous employer match. In 2017, every team member was provided an additional benefit to encourage volunteerism. The Volunteer Time Off (VTO) program allows team members to take paid time off to make a difference for a cause they are passionate about. This year Berger has aligned with organizations such as The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), The Friends Hospital, Delaware Apartment Angels, and The Philadelphia Apartment Association’s Helping Hands Committee. The BRC Cares website ( provides team members, residents, and partners the ability to contribute and participate in the philanthropic causes that make a difference in their surrounding communities. One of the larger partnerships the organization has formed is with CHOP, in which their mission is to raise $50,000 for this commendable organization and the families it supports. Berger designates a day several times per year in which they donate all application fees they collect to the...

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