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Adult Degree Program Open House

Are you a busy working adult interested in earning a degree? Come to our Adult Degree Program Open House to learn about our convenient way to earn your degree!

Classes Forming for August, September and October!
Bachelor of Arts in Education (EC-6)
Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
Bachelor of Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts

Convenient location
Classes one night per week from 6-10pm
Affordable tuition
Graduate sooner than you can imagine
Financial Aid available for those who qualify
20% Military discount available to those who qualify*

Light snacks provided

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RealMassive Expands Leadership Team

RealMassive, the first data provider to deliver open access to the commercial real estate industry, announced today several key expansions to its leadership team, including the appointment of marketing veteran Michael Westgate as Vice President of Marketing and promotion of Zach Watkins to Director of Data Operations.

In addition, Tanya Hamlin joins the company's Partner Relations team from AQUILA Commercial and Brittany Omansky joins as Customer Experience Manager from Lincoln Property Company. Both Hamlin and Omansky will leverage their industry experience to understand and solve for the unique needs of commercial real estate professionals.

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CBRE Accepting Submissions for Urban Photographer of the Year competition

CBRE recently launched its 2015 Urban Photographer of the Year (UPOTY) competition. Professional and amateur photographers are challenged to capture the essence of “cities at work,” at any time of day, be it poignant, inspiring, quirky or amusing. The competition is free to enter and each entrant can submit up to 24 images; one to represent each hour of the day. All submissions are due by July 31.

For more, please visit the competition’s official website at

FREE Basic Lean Six Sigma Workshop

Be competitive.
Fulfill Customer Desires.
Have a System for Making Improvements.

Smarter Solutions is offering a free White Belt Workshop for Austin Businesses and Organizations.

Registration is requested for this event to be held at the Staybridge Austin Northwest on July 7, 2015. 

Bruce Bessner and David Boren Named 2015 Five Star Wealth Managers

Bruce Bessner and David Boren of Chisholm Trail Financial Group have been named 2015 Five Star Wealth Managers by national research firm Five Star Professional.

Five Star Professional has partnered with Texas Monthly to publicize award recipients from the Austin, Central Texas and San Antonio areas in a special section of its August issue.

Wealth Manager Awardees are individuals who provide exceptional service based on feedback from peers, consumers and regulatory sources. As candidates, Bessner and Boren were evaluated against rigorous, objective research criteria obtained via peer and firm-adviser nominations, credentials, regulatory and complaint history as well as client retention.

New Tenant Announced at Park Central

ECR has announced a new tenant for Park Central, a three story, 115,000 sq. ft. Class “A” office building in North Austin. Having recently secured PCE Paragon Solutions USA, Inc. as a new tenant, the building has built up traction as a fitting location for a wide variety of office users. With flexible availabilities ranging from 1,523 up to 8,169 RSF, Park Central offers attractive lease options in a desirable setting. The property features impressive amenities (including being within walking distance to 24 Hour Fitness, Einstein Bagels, The Juice Spot, and a walking trail), on-site property management and professional lobbies.


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