Dick DeVos Hires New CEO for Holland Based Manufacturing Company

The Stow Company Inc. is undergoing a change in leadership. Phil Dolci, who has displayed his ability as CEO of Crossman Corporation for the past 4 years, has been hired by Dick DeVos to lead the Holland based Manufacturing company. Specializing in custom home storage and organizational products, The Stow Company is expected to experience continued growth under Dolci’s leadership.

Dick DeVos, married to Betsy Prince for the past 35 years, is the former CEO of Amway from 1993 to 2002, and of the Orlando Magic basketball team for 3 years when the DeVos family acquired them in 1991. He is currently the CEO of the Windquest group, a privately owned investment management firm.

Dick DeVos is also active with several community projects in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area, which include the Education Freedom Fund and the West Michigan Aviation Academy. The Education Freedom Fund is responsible for generating more than 4000 scholarships to underprivileged students in West Michigan. He co-chairs the Grand Action which has a large role in upgrading downtown Grand Rapids with various projects including a convention center, a downtown arena, and greatly improving healthcare. He also served on the state Board of Education and ran for the Republican candidacy of Governor in 2006 against Jennifer Granholm. He is also a New York Times best-selling author of “Rediscovering American Values”, which was published in 1997. A two-time National Champion sailor, helicopter and jet pilot, Dick DeVos has a total of 7 children and 5 grandchildren.

Lip Balm Revolution

Though most people think of lip balm as a mediocre product, it actually gives it’s users plenty of healthy benefits. Everyone has experienced chapped lips before. Chapped Lips can be annoying especially during the cold weather months. People need to take much more care because the mouth area is quick to dry out. Once the chapping process begins, you should be doing everything possible to regain your lips natural moisture levels and lip balms are great for doing just that. Not all lip balms are created equal and many are just cover-ups instead of healers. Applications may not last long which will cause the user to reapply numerously to get a desired effect. That drying out action lets you know that your dealing with chemicals instead of natural ingredients and a good lip balm product will offer users:

  • Longer Application Time
  • Regain Moisture in the Lips
  • No Side Effects
  • Heal Instead of Masking the Problem
  • UVA/UVB Protection
  • Gluten Free
  • Paraben Free


Yes, a good, solid product will give users any and all of the benefits listed above, but an even better product will add some flavor, “no pun intended.”


Flavor makes the world go round and back around again. Most products would be too boring without it and adding it makes a huge difference in sells. Evolution of Smooth incorporates this notion perfectly by giving consumers the many and best flavors like:


  • Passion Fruit
  • Summer Fruit
  • Lemon Drop
  • Raspberry Pomegranate
  • Vanilla Mint
  • Sweet Mint
  • Cherry
  • Blackberry Nectar
  • Coconut Milk
  • Lemon Twist
  • Watermelon
  • And so on


It’s time to free your mind from it’s current lip balm prion and give Evolution of Smooth a try. This products are available on eBay and Ulta. Needing more information, click http://evolutionofsmooth.com/



IAP For Global Logistics And Procurement

IAP is the acronym for the Ingenuity And Purpose corporation which was founded in Irmo, South Carolina as a specialized logistics and procurement company on viasat.com. Initially, IAP was formed to provide generator supplies and support to the U.S. Army during operation Desert Storm in Saudi Arabia in 1990. However, since then it has grown and evolved into a leading world provider of global scale logistics services, facilities management operations and advanced professional and technical services. Because of our record with the Armed Forces of America we have become a trusted partner with the United States Military for not only international procurement contracts, but also for temporary and mobile power generation supplies, as well as emergency disaster, relief, and transport services.

In addition to the wide range of services IAP Worldwide Services already provides to the U.S. military, it will now be able to provide several extremely important new technologies as a consequence of new acquisitions it has made. Because of these acquisitions, IAP can now supply to its clients aircraft repair management, logistics, and mission support services, in addition to engineering, information support technology, and communications support solutions. Both of these services will be a huge benefit to IAP’s main client, the U.S. Department of Defense. These new acquisitions are expected to be housed in a section of IAP Worldwide Services’ existing National Security Programs unit. In addition the company expects that these new services will double IAP’s available market share.

IAP had been so successful in its logic’s business that it has come up with slogan “We specialize in making the impossible possible”. They can do this because they employ over 2,000 employees in more than 25 countries worldwide read and able to solve any public or private sector customer’ most pressing emergency. IAP Worldwide has actually come to expect the unexpected from tornado and flood disasters to maintaining and managing military installation on any environment overseas. Our main goal has always been to deliver not only the people, but also the management to support our customers around the globe.

For over sixty years we have done just that and built a reputation as a market leader by not only meeting but also exceeding our customer’s expectations. What sets us apart is that the problems that keep our customers up at night are the same problems that we can’t wait to tackle when we get out of bed. Our difference is that we always adopt our customer’s problems as our mission on Devex. We can then channel our talent, commitment and expertise into the problem so we can provide you with solutions that work and extraordinary results.

The Evolution Of Snacking: Hippeas Chickpea Snacks

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Hippeas is a new brand of Organic Chickpea Puffs. Hippeas chickpea snacks are light, crunchy, and have low amounts of calories. Moreover, the meals are purely vegan, kosher, and certified gluten-free. Lovers of Hippeas chickpea snacks get three grams of fiber and four grams of protein per serving. The snack is made from USDA organic certified chickpeas.

Hippeas chickpea snacks have six flavors. They are Far Out Fajita, Pepper Power, Happenin’ Hickory, Maple Haze, Vegan White Cheddar, and Sriracha Sunshine. Hippeas has partnered with Farm Africa. It is a charitable organization that is dedicated to ending hunger and bringing wealth to rural eastern Africa. Hippeas donates a portion of its sales to Farm Africa to support chickpea farmers in the region. Hippeas chickpea snacks are available at Whole Foods, Amazon, and Starbucks outlets nationwide.


The Success Of Livio Bisterzo In The Food And Drinks Industry

The mind behind Hippeas chickpea snacks is Livio Bisterzo. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Green Park Holdings. Bisterzo also founded The Alvaro Group and Little Miracle Drinks in 2006 and 2011 respectively. He was born in Italy. Bisterzo spent most of his life in London, but he currently resided in California. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business and Management in Fashion from the University of the Arts London. His first entrepreneurial venture came in 2003 when he founded an events business. He then created a business portfolio ranging from lifestyle businesses to hospitality and consumer brands.

Bisterzo launched Green Park Holdings in 2015. The company’s mission is to create an innovative multichannel food and drinks brands. Green Park Holdings’ vision is to pioneer the agenda for positive change in the food and drink industry. Bisterzo said that Hippeas has all the ingredients to become the most beloved snack brand globally. Hippeas product proposition embodies every major snacking global trend. Moreover, the brand delivers a powerful emotional storyline to its consumers. Bisterzo started working with chickpeas as the main ingredient for the product. He worked tirelessly to get the right shape, taste, bite, and texture of the snack. Bisterzo added that the company knew that it had to make a product that did not steer too far away from what the consumers are used to. He stated that Green Park Holdings wanted their snacks to be culturally relevant, addressed many consumer trends, and resonated with the consumers. Hippeas chickpea snacks have received a lot of positive feedback from the customers.