Contributions Made By Stephen Murray At CCMP Capital

Steve Murray has been a leading private equity investor as well as a philanthropist. He has been the chief executive officer and president of CCMP Capital, a premier private equity company that specializes in growth equity and buyout transactions. Murray attended and graduated from the Boston College in 1984. He graduated with a degree in economics. Later, he went to Columbia Business School on where he graduated in 1989 with a master’s degree in business administration.

Steve Murray is one of the founding partners of CCMP Capital that successfully split from JP Morgan Chase & Co. The spun out occurred in 2006 in order to evade potential conflict with JP Morgan Chase & Co’s clients. CCMP Capital, headed by Steve Murray, raised its latest fund in 2014 with $3.6 billion. CCMP Capital invests between $100 million to $500 million of equity in any particular project. Its focus is usually on firms within the consumer, health care, industrial, and energy sectors. Among its investments are Quiznos Corp. and Cabela’s Inc.

Murray grew up in Westchester County on Fortune, a suburb in New York. His career in private equity started in 1984 when Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co., based in New York, recruited him as a credit trainee. He rose through the ranks and became the vice president of middle market lending. In 1989, Steve Murray joined a leveraged finance and private equity unit of Manufacturers Hanover that later resulted in the establishment of CCMP. After a merger of three companies in 2000, Manufacturers Hanover became a part of JP Morgan.

In 2005, Murray was announced as the head of business buyout for the bank, which at the time was known as JP Morgan Partners.  In 2006, Murray co-founded the firm, which is now referred to as CCMP Capital that eked out from JP Morgan Chase. As a founding partner of the firm, Steve Murray is regarded as an exceptional deal maker and terrific investor. He has made enormous contributions towards the success of CCMP Capital and its heritage firms.

They include Make A Wish Foundation of Metro New York, Stamford Museum, the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County and Columbia Business School. Additionally, he also served as a member of chairman’s council for Metro New York’s Make a Wish Foundation and as the vice chairman, board of trustees for Boston College. Murray also served in the boards of leading firms like Generac Power Systems, Aramark, Warner Chilcot, and Pinnacle Foods.

Darius Fisher Gives Advice About Handling Negative Images Online

Darius Fisher wrote an article on the Huffington Post. The article talks about four good ways to handle bad photos when they show up online. The first tip Mr. Fisher gives is to take charge of the situation promptly by decreasing the views and damage. You could get an attorney to do a takedown notice, or even contact the DMCA. The second tip he gives is to compose positive content that will help remove negative content from Google. Your website should be mobile friendly and you should having agile on social media sites. This way you can link up the positive content to the social media sites. The third tip Mr. Fisher gives is to tell everyone that you are handling the situation and tell how you are handling it. You could hire a crisis management firm to walk you through the process. The last tip he gives is to learn from the crisis. You strengthen your password so you won’t get hacked again. You should always check the privacy settings on all social media sites because sometimes they change policies.


Darius Fisher is the co-founder and president of Status Labs. Status Labs is an online reputation company. As president of the company, Mr. Fisher constructed partnerships with other corporations that led to those corporations to increase their sales. Status Labs has now over 1500 clients around the world. In 2009, Mr. Fisher was a senior copywriter at Agora Publishing. In 2008, he was the political consultant at Storefront Political Media. In 2007, Mr. Fisher was the litigation support executive at Discovia.
He speaks two languages: Spanish and Portuguese. Visit Darius’ personal website to find out more.

The Fabletics New Brand

Kate Hudson is an actress that has appeared in a multitude of films and achieved amazing success with her acting talent. According to Elite Daily, Hudson is conquering the fashion world with her wonderful line of active-wear fashions and introducing a few new additions to her clothing line of Fabletics.

Per Wikipedia, Fabletics is the name of Hudson’s fitness wear company. It is one of the most successful fitness brand clothing companies online. However, Hudson has decided to launch a new type of clothing line. Well, it is not exactly clothing. Hudson is launching a new swim-wear line. In an interview featured in Elite Daily, Hudson relates that she simply loves the summer-time and spending time at the beach. She worked with designers to make sure that the swim-wear line was sexy, stylish, and very comfortable to wear.

More Coming

Well, the launch of the swim-wear line certainly made a big splash with Fabletics fans. However, there is more good news on the fashion frontier. Hudson is adding a line of summer dresses to her collection. The new dress and swim-wear line is a suitable combination for Fabletics. The dress and swim-wear are available in a wide range of sizes too. Now, you can wear a Fabletics summer dress to the beach and reveal your Fabletics swimsuit underneath. The best part is that the line of fashions are high quality and very affordable.


Kate Hudson is the inspirational co-founder of Fabletics. Certainly, Hudson lives a very active and healthy lifestyle.

In their Facebook page, Hudson launched Fabletics with partners that realized that a certain niche needed to be filled in the fashion market. There were numerous high ticket clothing lines with wonderful looking athletic wear that was far too expensive for the average woman.  The company almost instantly hit a positive note with their targeted audience. Now, it is one of the most successful clothing lines in that category.


Wen by Chaz Lives Up to Expectations

A recent article for Bustle showed readers exactly what happens when WEN cleansing conditioner is used on an average woman’s hair for just one week. The editor said that she had first heard of Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner from he famous infomercials, which are constantly aired on television. In case you have not come across them before, the infomercials feature amazing results on a bevy of women with all different types and textures of hair after they try Wen cleansing conditioner for the first time. At the end of the week, the editor was pleased to report that she loved the way her had more bounce and shine from using the Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner. The only sticking point inner assessment of the product was that she had to use it everyday to be able to see the incredible results.
Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner has a revolutionary five-in-one hair care kit (, which helps simplify the hair care routine and keeps the hair from being weighed down from too much product. Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner can be used on a daily basis to improve the overall health and appearance of your hair. WEN hair offers other styling products in addition to the cleansing conditioner, which complement its amazing effects. Women love that they save space and money with Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner because they can eliminate unnecessary hair care products from their collection.

To get the benefit of extra moisture, it is recommended to try adding an extra pump of the product to the ends of the hair as it is being styled.

SKOUT Makes a Difference with SF-Marin

On National Grilled Cheese Day in 2015, SKOUT made a cash donation to the SF-Marin Foodbank that was enough to provide 10,000 meals to people in the area who are at risk for hunger which for the San Francisco/Marin area, is a staggering one in ever four families or individuals. Due to support from its loyal users and the success of the donation, SKOUT decided to do something similar this year. On March 14, in celebration of National Potato Chip Day, SKOUT took incentive from its millions of users around the globe and made another large financial contribution to the SF-Marin Foodbank, only this time, they doubled the donation. They provided enough for 20,000 meals to be provided for needy individuals and families.

SKOUT is a technology company based in the San Francisco area. The company was started in 2007 by Christian Wiklund and Niklas Lindstrom as a way to help people make easier social and business connections using their mobile devices. This type of technology was quite ahead of its time nine years ago. The pair kept a close watch on their statistical data and noticed that the overwhelming majority of its users, 80% to be exact, where making love connections rather than business communications. Wiklund and Lindstrom kept the idea of helping people make connections but relaunched in 2009 with a different format more suitable for its users in the form of a dating app. They release their iOS version that same year and the Android version the following year in August.

They became an Andreessen Horowitz company in 2012 for a venture capital investment of $22 million which helped them to take off and grow even more. SKOUT continues to grow and expand with new features to its app and the acquisition of companies like Nixter.

The SKOUT app can be accessed in 16 different languages and in over 180 different countries and in 2015 SKOUT announced that it had reached 10 million members, making it the largest social media app of its kind in the world. It is wonderful to see that even with all this success, the company still takes time and gives back to the local community. The company even encourages members and employees to get involved as well.

Wen by Chaz Challenge!

Wen is an all-in-one shampoo, conditioner and styling agent. The QVC commercials for WEN comes on day and night showcasing women of all races and hair types, showing off how beautiful and manageable Wen has made their hair. It’s really hard to resist giving this product a try. Wen by Chaz promises to give your hair Shine, Body, and Bounce. Prices on start at $29.95 to $39.95 and they have a sixty-day money back guarantee.

See the original article at Her before hair type was fine, flat, and thin. The first few days she used WEN at night with her shower. Immediately after showering she noticed a significant difference in her hair. Her hair was shinier, and fuller. The last few days she used the Wen in the morning and immediately styled her hair for the day. Her conclusion was that she found it better to use the Wen in the morning when you’re going to immediately style your hair. She definitely noticed an improvement in her hair and even got a few compliments from friends when going out. It was an overall Success!