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SEEDs of Change Coming for Miami Beach Wine & Food Festival Seekers The 2nd Annual SEED Food & Wine Festival Returns to South Beach – Eat. Drink. Enjoy. Consciously.





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The culinary tides are changing for foodies and oenophiles up and down the hot, sexy shores of Miami Beach this November. The 2nd Annual SEED Food & Wine Festival will be ushering in a new era of conscious culinary innovation, by serving up sustainability one conscious bite at a time, to South Beach festival fans this Fall. This unique culinary event is perched upon the apex of a new foodie era, offering up the only plant based food and wine festival in the United States. Event Co-Founders Alison Burgos and Michelle Gaber, are pleased to announce the return of the Festival.

“We are excited to be bringing the Seed Food and Wine festival back to Miami for its second year, and look forward to showcasing to the world the powerful conscious community that is alive and thriving in South Florida,” says Alison Burgos, SEED’s Co-Founder and Director.

In its inaugural year, SEED impressed festival goers with a literal green bounty of tasty tidbits accompanied by a plethora of high profile celebrities and healthy living icons. Last year’s festival was attended by food lovers of all kinds; from omnivores to vegans to Paleo eaters—SEED welcomes everyone who enjoys amazing food and exciting culinary events. This year’s Festival will continue to ride on the wave of food based conversations that are a trending topic within the culinary community.

“We are grateful that Seed has had the opportunity to elevate the conversation about our health, our planet and the welfare of animals. This year we have even more events designed to celebrate conscious plant based living from dinners to fitness to film to art,” says Michelle Gaber, SEED’s Co-Founder and Director.

SEED Festival guests can be sure to expect a selection of experiences to satisfy any tasty craving or vino fixation. The Festival weekend kicks-off on Wednesday night with a compelling Film Screening. Thursday night will premiere the 1st annual Burger Battle; complete with ‘green carpet’ this is a throw down not to miss. The return of the Farm to Table Dinner will grace Friday’s Eve, hosted by five celebrity chefs and local farmers that have planted specifically for this culinary veg-out event. A 5k SEED Run kicks off Saturday morning, which is followed by the Outdoor Yoga Experience in the afternoon. The flag ship Festival Day and Grande Tasting starts Saturday afternoon and will showcase an unparalleled display of food, wines and spirits, served with a side of celebrity at the culinary demo’s stage. Artfully closing Saturday night is a Modern Dinner Experience. Sunday morning begins with a new Mantra Yoga Brunch presented by Mantra Yoga & Healthy Magazine. Concluding the Festival is a celebration for the wee consumer at Sprouts Kids Day.

“Plant based living and veganism is a hot topic today and SEED is just the place to experience that conversation in a fun and sexy atmosphere. Having the opportunity to bring a conversation about conscious living to our community has been a transformative experience,” adds Alison Burgos.

National travelers are invited to stay at the official festival host hotel, The Thompson – Miami Beach. All attendees are invited to continue their conscious excursions at the Thompson Hotel with a luxury spa treatment, partake in a yoga class, walk on the white sandy Miami beaches or stop by the SEED Welcome Desk to pick up tickets and get tips on fun outings and sustainable, plant friendly options.

Tickets for the 2015 SEED Food & Wine Festival go on-sale on August 1st, 2015. Visit http://www.seedfoodandwine.com for tickets and more information.

About the SEED Food & Wine Festival

Seed Food & Wine, is the first plant-based food and wine festival in the country. SFWF celebrates delicious plant-based foods, fine wines, craft beers, spirits, and lifestyle products and companies, while raising health awareness. Events include upscale dinners, film screening, garden parties, and a Southern brunch, all leading up to a large-scale outdoor festival and grand tasting featuring food, wine, juices, music, gifts, organic body care, clothing, yoga, and everything that celebrates conscious plant-based living. The Festival will gather some of the most talented speakers, chefs, celebrities, athletes and authors for a fun, educational, sexy, hip – and most of all – delicious week of food, cocktails, film, parties, and events.More information on the Festival can be found at seedfoodandwine.com.

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Title Alliance Ltd. Announces Appointment of Closing Managers, Julia Argamin and Jacqueline Hernandez, and Processor, Aylen Montenegro, for Global Title Alliance in Miami


Media, PA (PRWEB) May 13, 2015

Title Alliance, a RESPA-compliant ESOP company that specializes in joint ventured title insurance agencies for the residential real estate industry announced that their Global Title Alliance operation has appointed closing managers and a processor. Julia Argamin and Jacqueline Hernandez have been appointed closing managers and Aylen Montenegro has been appointed Processor. The Global Title Alliance operation was announced earlier this week and is part of Title Alliance’s continued expansion efforts in Florida.

Argamin’s experience in the real estate industry dates back to 2002. Since then, she has handled all facets of the title process from pre closing through settlement and post-closing. Most recently, Argamin managed a branch location for another title operation. Her experience allows her the expertise required to review title commitments, lien searches, estoppels, payoffs, surveys and to clear title requirements. She is a licensed title agent fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese and looks forward to servicing the agents of Keller Williams and their clients.

“It’s very exciting for me to continue doing what I love by managing a title branch knowing that our company has the back-end support and systems provided by Title Alliance.” She continues, “With the industry on the brink of change, I’m certain that Global Alliance will remain in a very strong position due to the emphasis on education and compliance by Title Alliance.”

Hernandez’s experience in the real estate industry dates back to 1995. As a paralegal, her duties included processing new title requests, obtaining title search and examining title, curing title defects, preparing title commitments and obtaining requirements show in the title commitment and insuring that the title is cleared for closing. She also coordinates closing dates with all parties, conducts closings, ensures files are balanced, prepares closing packages for post closing, and has experience in international clientele and corporate structure. Hernandez is a licensed title agent fluent in English and Spanish.

“Taking the step next in my career as a branch manager is something that I always wanted to do when the fit was right,” says Hernandez. “Global Title Alliance’s Miami Beach Branch is the perfect location for me to grow personally and professionally. I am confident in both my abilities and am thrilled to have the support of Title Alliance and their family of companies as my resource.”

Montengero’s background consists of a blend of lending, real estate and title work dating back to 2003. Her focus is on customer service and satisfaction and her commitment to getting the job done efficiently and on time is something her customers value. Montengero has experience ordering all necessary documents on a property in order to close in timely manners. She also has specialized in post-closing files, including but not limited to, disbursing checks and reconciling escrow accounts. Montegenro is also fluent in English and Spanish.

“The team that we have in place in our Global Title Alliance operation is one to watch,” says Nancy D. Warner, Director for Title Alliance. “Their skillsets complement one another and their commitment to being on the forefront of the changes in the industry aligns well with our values and focus. We are excited to watch them grow personally and professionally in their roles and know that this operation will achieve many milestones.”

Global Title Alliance has two locations:

Miami Branch:

700 N.E. 90th Street

Miami, FL 33138

Miami Beach Branch

1680 Meridian Avenue

Miami Beach, FL 33139

Orders can be placed online at http://www.globaltitlealliance.com/order

The staff is focused on training and learning the new systems, procedures and tools all while servicing their clients with the highest level of professionalism and precision.

About Title Alliance:

Title Alliance, Ltd, an ESOP Company is located in Media, PA and has been creating RESPA compliant title joint ventures since 1983 with lenders, mortgage bankers, realtors, builders and credit unions. Their roots date back to 1948 when their first agency, which is still in existence today, was formed. For more information or to find out how a Title Alliance’s partnership or title management skills could benefit you visit them online or contact Lindsay Smith at 800-220-3901 x 165.







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THE COLLECTION Porsche and Martini Media Hosted The Ultimate Porsche Scavenger Hunt Across Iconic Miami Destinations for Charity


MIAMI, FL (PRWEB) March 25, 2015

Passion. Philanthropy. Porsche. On March 21st, nine Porsches seized the streets of Miami for the first ever technology-enabled and social media-driven #PorscheScavengerHunt. Hosted by Martini Media and THE COLLECTION, Miami’s foremost luxury automotive dealership, the exclusive, invite-only Porsche Scavenger Hunt included teams of prominent Miami enthusiasts competing for a $ 5,000 donation to their charity of choice. Invitees took the streets in the most notable Porsche vehicles, which included the highly sought-after Macan S, Cayman, Boxster, Boxster GTS, Panamera Turbo S, Cayenne Turbo and 911 Targa 4S.

Some of Miami’s most influential business leaders, journalists and trend-setters attended the event—including real estate developer Gil Dezer, Vixen Workout Founder Janet Jones, Miami.com Editor Fred Gonzalez, Haute Living’s Hadley Henriette, Tara Ink’s Nick D’Annunzio, Million Dollar Listing’s Chad Carroll, Latin recording artist Fantine, and bloggers Daisy Olivera and “The Wordy Girl” Maria Tettamanti. After completing six clues and two bonus clues, the winner of the 2015 Ultimate Porsche Scavenger Hunt was: Janet Jones who donated the $ 5000 winnings to Live Like Bella Foundation for Childhood Cancer.

”We wanted enthusiasts of luxury cars to be able to experience what it’s like to drive a Porsche — whether it’s through social media or at THE COLLECTION — combined with the fun and excitement that’s part of being in Miami,” said Ken Gorin, President and CEO of THE COLLECTION. “It’s a great opportunity to share this experience with thousands of online supporters — through Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.”

The #PorscheScavengerHunt marks another exciting step forward in the realm of consumer engagement and digital marketing for luxury automotive brands. Using the latest in technology, GoPros, drones and cameras captured every moment from the iconic Miami destinations, which included The Biltmore Hotel, Kennedy Park, Coco Plum Circle, Marlins Park, Versailles and Wynwood. With technology from Stray Boots, which turns a physical map into a digital adventure, drivers followed the trail of clues that led them to these prominent Miami spots.

To enhance the live component of the event, all “hunters” were initially told to post on their social media accounts upon completion of each task. Points were awarded based on the amount of completed tasks, pictures posted on social media and time. The scavenger hunt finished with a cocktail toast at THE COLLECTION, where the winner was selected and received the $ 5,000 check for their charity of choice.

“As people’s concept of luxury evolves, it’s up to automotive brands to develop inventive partnerships and find creative ways to engage their audience,” said Erik Pavelka, CEO of Martini Media, the leaders in engaging the affluent online. “If your audience spends much of their day online, and it forms a big part of their consumer habits, then you have to give a digital brand experience that matches what they expect from your product.”

For more information on the newest vehicles from THE COLLECTION Porsche, visit http://thecollectionporschemiami.com/ or call us today at 305-444-5555.

About THE COLLECTION

On the corner of Bird Road and Ponce de Leon Boulevard in Coral Gables stands South Florida’s definitive luxury automobile destination, THE COLLECTION. President and CEO, Ken Gorin, a 36-year industry veteran in the exotic and luxury automobile business has built a world-class dealership housing the globe’s most celebrated automotive brands: Audi; Porsche; Ferrari; Maserati; Alfa Romeo; McLaren; Aston Martin and Jaguar. THE COLLECTION’s success is credited to outstanding service, exceeding customer expectations and to a staff that treats customers like members of their family. THE COLLECTION’s facilities include a state-of-the-art service department, parts facility, and boutique to outfit today’s high performance enthusiast. In October 2010, The Collection proudly inked a deal with seven-time NBA Miami HEAT Champion, ten-time NBA All-Star, and Olympic Gold Medalist, Dwyane Wade. He is now teamed up with THE COLLECTION as the face of the brand. To experience The COLLECTION, call 305.444.5555, or visit http://www.thecollection.com.    

About Martini Media:

Founded in 2008, Martini Media specializes in helping the world’s most prestigious brands engage the most affluent and influential online. Leveraging proprietary insights on how and where the affluent consume media, as well as unmatched access to the passion-based, niche sites this audience interacts with, Martini provides highly efficient, targeted reach into the affluent market. Headquartered in San Francisco, Martini has offices in New York, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles and London. Visit http://www.martinimediainc.com to learn more.







Onjuice Juice Bar At Turnberry Isle Miami Now Open


Aventura, FL (PRWEB) January 29, 2015

OnJuice, one of the nation’s top cold-pressed juice delivery services and parent company DeliverLean continue their partnership with Turnberry Hospitality Group to open the second OnJuice Juice Bar, opening at Turnberry Isle Miami. Opening Monday January 26, OnJuice Bar at Turnberry Isle Miami will allow guests to amplify their wellness while vacationing or visiting with endless health conscious choices. OnJuice Bar will be located on the third floor inside the Spa at Turnberry. OnJuice’s second location follows the opening of OnJuice Bar at Aventura Mall in June 2014.

“With expert practitioners in the fields of diet and nutrition, culinary arts, and customer service, both Turnberry Isle Miami and OnJuice focus on providing customers with top quality health and wellness products,” says OnJuice and DeliverLean Founders Olga Kuzenkov and Scott Harris. “With the opening of OnJuice at Turnberry, we’re able to spread our healthy lifestyle philosophy even wider to hotel guests, visitors and locals to show that even on vacation or during leisure time, healthy eating is an easy choice.”

OnJuice and parent company DeliverLean share a common goal to change lives and spread health and wellness by making it easy, convenient and affordable for people to eat healthy while on the go. With the opening of OnJuice Bar at Turnberry Isle Miami, visitors and members now have access to top quality, nutritious and delicious breakfast, lunch, cold-pressed organic juices, cleanses, meal delivery services and organic food detoxes. Other offerings will include smoothies, wheat grass shots, ginger shots, and DeliverLean’s line of vegan grab-and-go snacks including kale chips, granola, trail mix and healthy onion rings. Along with OnJuice and DeliverLean’s signature snacks and juices, DeliverLean meals and their newly launched USDA Certified Organic plant-based food detox, DL revAMP, will be available in several wellness packages offered to guests during wellness retreats at the spa. In addition, OnJuice and DeliverLean will be available throughout the property including at the pool and other Turnberry Resort outlets.

Established in September 2011, DeliverLean and OnJuice, are the brainchild of health conscious foodies and savvy business professionals Scott Harris and Olga Kuzenkov. Harris and Kuzenkov envisioned a solution to provide people access to a healthy and nutritious diet while also saving them both time and energy previously spent on food shopping, preparation, and cleanup. Understanding the rigorous and hectic schedules of the community, DeliverLean has crafted meal plans packed with lean proteins, fresh vegetables and low-glycemic complex carbohydrates that are full of vitamins and nutrients essential to attain a healthy body weight and the energy to conquer a busy day. All OnJuice Juice Bar products and meals will be made fresh daily by DeliverLean and OnJuice’s Executive Andrew Whiteman and James Donato. Meals have no additives, artificial preservatives or refined sugar and are low in both sodium and dairy, offering optimum nutrition as well as an array of savory meal plans specifically catered to each individual’s needs. Meals can be tailored to vegetarians, vegans, and diabetics, those with celiac disease and also those interested in organic and gluten-free diets.

DeliverLean is currently available in South Florida from Jupiter to Kendall and continues to expand. OnJuice is delivered nationwide and can also be found at a variety of hotels, spas, gyms and retailers in South Florida including The Gale Hotel, The Palms Hotel, Exhale Spa, Pura Vida and more. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter for daily giveaways and helpful tips to stay healthy and live better.

OnJuice Juice Bar at Turnberry Isle Miami will be open from 7am-12pm daily and is located at 19999 West Country Club Drive, 3rd Floor, Aventura, Florida. Please visit http://www.OnJuice.com for more information or call (786) 279-6323

ABOUT ONJUICE AND DELIVERLEAN

OnJuice offers a wide variety of cold-pressed juices and cleanses. Made fresh daily from only the finest and freshest produce, each bottle of juice is packed with up to 2 pounds of produce and is delivered nationally overnight. OnJuice offers a healthy way to cleanse and detox – in the most convenient way.

DeliverLean is a fresh gourmet meal delivery service that specializes in servicing a wide variety of dietary requirements. With 6 meal plans to choose from, including Traditional, Paleo / Low-Cal, Organic Protein, Gluten Free, Vegetarian and Vegan, all meals come complete with freshly prepared food ranging from 300-400 calories each. Executive chefs prepare the meals fresh daily using only the highest quality premium local ingredients and then the food is delivered straight to customers’ homes. DeliverLean is committed to helping people lead happier, healthier, fuller lives – not just by delivering fresh, healthy food, but by being there every step of the way with nutritional guidance, expert advice and superb support.

ABOUT TURNBERRY ISLE MIAMI

Tucked away on 300 tropical acres between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Turnberry Isle Miami is a Mediterranean-style retreat with a culture of authenticity, spirited service and enriching experiences. The resort is renowned for its two championship golf courses redesigned by Raymond Floyd, Celebrity Chef Michael Mina’s award-winning Bourbon Steak restaurant, three-story Spa & Fitness Center, the elite Cañas Tennis, three relaxing pools, 40,000 square feet of meetings space, beach club on the Atlantic, 117-slip marina and engaging kids camps all within reach of 408 spacious guest rooms and suites. An Autograph Collection property, Turnberry Isle Miami is a recent Forbes Travel Guide Recommended Hotel and recipient of Four Star Status for its award-winning Spa & Fitness Center. For more information or for reservations, call 1-866-612-7739 or visit http://www.turnberryislemiami.com. To receive regular updates and news, follow @TIsleMiami on Twitter and Like the Facebook page.







Corona to bring a Snow Storm of Music to Miami with its Electric “Frozen” Beach Event February 7th, 2015


(PRWEB) January 19, 2015

What:    Corona’s Electric Beach is bringing some winter weather for just a few hours in Miami at The Clevelander. Headlining the event will be DJ ICEY, who is making his Corona Electric Beach debut after touring the world playing at some of the biggest and best venues/festivals in the industry. The Clevelander South Beach will provide the perfect atmosphere to bring some flurries to the sunshine state. Nicknaming this event “Frozen Beach”, Corona is set to transform The Clevelander South Beach into a winter wonderland filled with soul shaking house music and ice cold drinks.

When:     Saturday, February 7th, 2015

4-8 PM

Where:     Clevelander South Beach

Pool Patio

        1020 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

RSVP:     RSVP to info(at)findyourelectricbeach(dot)com for complimentary access.

Website:    For more information, visit http://www.FindYourElectricBeach.com

Social Media:    Instagram: @Findyourelectricbeach

Twitter: @ElectricBeach

Facebook.com/Electricbeach

Hashtag: #FINDYOURELECTRICBEACH

Additional:     This event is 21+

About Corona’s Electric Beach

Known for bringing a fun in the sun vibe to legendary dance clubs, Electric Beach is an EDM focused concert series sponsored by the legendary alcohol brand Corona. In 2014, Electric Beach had weekly residencies in Las Vegas and New York City among other popup events in Los Angeles and Chicago. These events have attracted large followings among dance music enthusiasts and conventional partygoers alike. By creating an authentic on site consumer experience, Electric Beach is a party atmosphere synonymous with the laid back music entertainment. “This is a party experience that is not only about the DJ but also about the ambiance.”

About Clevelander South Beach:

With a history dating back to 1938, the Clevelander South Beach has become a world-renowned icon amongst Ocean Drive hotels, restaurants, bars and entertainment venues as an ultimate one-stop destination experience. Located in the center of Miami’s historic Art Deco District, Clevelander includes a hotel with 60 rooms and five ROCKSTAR suites. Guests have access to two rooftop terraces with sunny oceanfront and city skyline views, daily live entertainment shows on the world famous pool patio stage, and four poolside bars with the tastiest food and thirst quenching drinks on the beach.

Facebook:    https://www.facebook.com/ClevelanderSouthBeach

Twitter:    @clevelandersobe

Instagram:    @clevelandersobe

About DJ ICEY:

DJ Icey, The Merchant of Boom! For well over a decade Icey’s trademark sound of bass and beats has sound tracked dance floors worldwide. His indie label Zone is a top player in the worldwide Booty Bass / Breaks /EDM scene. Icey’s passion for the music is undeniable and on display in his constant touring from major festivals to intimate club spaces, where his goal is to deliver an booty shaking good time to the people on the dance floor

U.S. based DJ Icey developed his passion for the beat by his steady diet of Miami Bass, 90s Hip Hop, Freestyle and Acid House back in the day. On the strength of his late 90s singles and album output, championed by DJs the world over, Icey burst onto the global scene with his award winning Essential Mix compilation released on FFRR in 2000,. This EDM legend’s dedication to DJ’ing and Producing has earned him high acclaim from music fans to industry professionals.

Facebook:    https://www.facebook.com/Icey.DJ.Page

Twitter:    @dj_icey

Instagram:    @dj_icey







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