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2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Winner Announced at Gala Banquet Presented by ACN, Inc.

15 12 2017

CONCORD, N.C., December 15, 2017 - Hard work pays off – especially for the Wolfpack’s senior defensive end Bradley Chubb. On Saturday, Dec. 4, the Football Writers Association of America and the Charlotte Touchdown Club named the 6-foot-4, 275-pound gladiator the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy winner at the gala banquet in Charlotte. The event was viewed by the masses during the national broadcast presented by ACN on Dec. 7. Given to the NCAA’s top defensive player, the Bronko Nagurski Trophy is an award of high honor and prestige – and many of its recipients have the accolades to prove it. “It’s a little surreal moment just knowing the people who won this award in the past, but it’s definitely an honor,” Chubb said. With 23 1/2 tackles for loss, Chubb reigns as the FBS leader this season. He played 87 percent of the snaps against conference competitors this season and is a three-time ACC Defensive Lineman of the Week. Chubb set North Carolina State University career records...

InventHelp Inventor Develops Automotive Safety Feature to Protect Children and Pets (ALL-1172)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH, PA December 15, 2017 While safety is important in the manufacture of motor vehicles, all too often, children and pets traveling by car are still at risk of being left to die in parked vehicles. Thanks to the creative thinking of an inventor from Los Angeles, Ca., such tragedies can be prevented in the future. She developed Priceless Cargo Mobile Motion Detection to attract attention to a small child, elderly/disabled citizen or pet accidentally left behind in a parked vehicle in hot weather. As such, it improves motor vehicle safety by protecting against injury and death. At the same time, it reduces the frequency of police involvement and decreases the number of insurance claims filed. It, therefore, affords peace of mind for anyone who transports children or pets by motor vehicle. In addition, it is reliable and adaptable to both aftermarket and new-production vehicles. The inventor’s personal concerns inspired the idea. "After hearing news reports of children dying...

Newly Designed Spade Card Game for Six Players Developed by InventHelp Inventor (AAT-3008)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 15, 2017 Everyone who likes to play cards, especially those who enjoy the conventional team game of Spades, will be impressed by the creativity of an inventor from Hampton, Ga. Her efforts resulted in a newly designed spinoff of that game. She developed SIX HANDED SPADE GAME to afford hours of pleasure and fun for leisure time enjoyment. At the same time, it encourages friendly competition and facilitates social interaction and development. Easy to learn and play, it also stimulates interesting conversation. In addition, its affordable price makes it a great gift choice for any occasion. The inventor’s personal experience inspired the idea. "Seeing my father play and enjoy this game for years inspired me to learn. When I play, there always seems to be more people interested in playing,” she said. “So I decided to amend the game to allow for six players instead of four." The original design was submitted to the Atlanta office of InventHelp. It is currently...

UserIQ Named #1 in User Adoption in G2 Crowd’s Winter 2018 Implementation Index for Customer Success

15 12 2017

“We place a strong focus on adoption in our organization because of it’s critical place in the customer lifecycle, so it’s great to know that we’re solving this pain point for our customers as well.” - Rachel Orston, CEO, UserIQ ATLANTA December 15, 2017 UserIQ, a Customer Growth Platform™ that empowers SaaS companies to deliver what each user needs to be successful in the moment, has been awarded with the “Highest User Adoption” in G2 Crowd’s Winter 2018 Implementation Index for Customer Success. UserIQ combines highly-targeted engagement features, deep user intelligence, and customer health to empower companies to transform the way they engage with their users in every moment. G2 Crowd, the world’s leading business software review website, ranked UserIQ number one in user adoption with a score of 90%, surpassing the category average by 17%. UserIQ’s implementation ratings were highlighted by ‘ease of setup’ and ‘average user adoption’, each scoring...

InventHelp Inventor Develops Simple Way to Prevent Overheating (ALL-1260)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 15, 2017 “I thought there needed to be a simple way to cool the body,” said an inventor, from Atlanta, Ga., “so I invented the COOL SUIT.” The COOL SUIT provides an effective way to cool down during warm conditions. In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional cooling methods. As a result, it enhances comfort and it could help to avoid overheating and excessive sweating. The invention features a lightweight design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for individuals 12 and older. Additionally, the COOL SUIT is producible in design variations. The inventor described the invention design. “My design helps to eliminate discomfort associated with heat.” The original design was submitted to the Atlanta office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-ALL-1260, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or call (412) 288-1300 ext. 1368....

InventHelp Inventor Designs New Way to Serve Customers at Bars and Clubs (ALL-1256)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 15, 2017 I wanted to create a unique and portable way for waitresses and waiters to serve drinks at bars and clubs,” said an inventor, from Dallas, Ga., “so I invented the COW GIRL BELT.” The COW GIRL BELT provides a fun and novel way to serve beer and shots. In doing so, it offers a unique alternative to traditional serving methods. As a result, it could enhance entertainment and efficiency. The invention features an eye-catching design that is convenient, easy to wear and lightweight, so it is ideal for bar and club establishments and households. Additionally, the COW GIRL BELT is producible in design variations and a prototype is available. The inventor described the invention design. "This modified belt novelty is unique because it offers a fun, entertaining, convenient, attractive, exotic, time-saving, mobile, versatile, very lightweight material, unisex, alternative way to waiting in line to order a drink at the bar. I wanted to create a unique and...

InventHelp Inventor Develops New Portable Grill (ALL-1249)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 15, 2017 “I thought there needed to be a better way to grill at a campsite or other remote location, as well as indoors in the winter and also in big cities and apartments,” said an inventor, from Jonesboro, Ga., “so I invented the CAM-PIC GRILL.” The CAM-PIC GRILL provides an effective way to grill outdoors. In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional portable grills. As a result, it could enhance outdoor picnics and events. The invention features a lightweight and portable design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts. Additionally, the CAM-PIC GRILL is producible in design variations and a prototype is available.The inventor described the invention design. “My design enables you to grill anywhere with ease.” The original design was submitted to the Atlanta office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-ALL-1249,...

Simple Sheets Designed by InventHelp Inventor (ALL-1247)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH, PA December 15, 2017 “I thought there needed to be a simple way to eliminate the hassle and struggle associated with dressing the bed,” said an inventor, from Jonesboro, Ga., “so I invented the SIMPLE SHEETS.” The SIMPLE SHEETS provides an easier way to make and change bedding. It also ensures that bedding remains securely in place while sleeping. As a result, it saves time and effort and it enhances comfort. The invention features an effective design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for households. Additionally, the SIMPLE SHEETS is producible in design variations. The inventor described the invention design. “My design helps to prevent bedding from shifting and sliding.” The original design was submitted to the Atlanta office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-ALL-1247, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or call (412) 288-1300...

Out Now: Andrew Rayel MOMENTS REMIXES E.P. (inHarmony Music)

15 12 2017

ANDREW RAYEL - Moments Remixes E.P. (inHarmony Music) Like a gust of blustery wintry wind, the MOMENTS REMIXES E.P. is like an unstoppable force of nature, impossible to ignore. NEW YORK December 15, 2017 Sizzling. Decisive. All-encompassing. The music of Andrew Rayel has the power to ignite a fire within the hearts of trance music-lovers. As the newly minted label chief and head of A&R of inHarmony Music, Rayel is now able to find and showcase fresh new talent before now little known to the world. The MOMENTS REMIXES E.P. (inHarmony Music) is out now. Like a gust of blustery wintry wind, the MOMENTS REMIXES E.P. is like an unstoppable force of nature, impossible to ignore. Spencer Brown’s Hypnotic Extended Mix of “Moments” is quirky, thoughtful and perfectly balanced with its staccato stabs and gradually building suspense. Unexpected chord changes add a bright twist to this Andrew Rayel tune. Spencer Brown’s Hypnotic Mix is smoother, gentler in its melodic immersion...

Invention Chases Away Depression (ALL-1303)

15 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 15, 2017 PITTSBURGH...An inventor from Atlanta, Ga., used a dark time in her life to discover a way to find the light. "I was depressed and crying out to God, Allah, Jesus, Saint Mother Teresa, and Mary and Joseph to turn my life around. Then something happened to me," she said. "My tears of sadness became tears of joy! That’s when I came up with this idea." TEARS OF JOY enables a user to deal with sadness and depression in an alternative manner. It helps him or her focus on redemption and healing, which aids in turning negative tears into tears of joy. As a result, it promotes peace of mind. Aesthetic, versatile, easy to use and producible in many design variations, TEARS OF JOY is ideal for the general population. The inventor has created a prototype of her idea. The original design was submitted to the Atlanta office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-ALL-1303,...

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