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Mark Gilman

Benzinga Editor

About

Mark Gilman is a veteran reporter, talk show host and public relations strategist who writes for Benzinga from his Guatemala City office, usually with a cigar in his mouth. He’s also the owner/president of Pitchnoise Communications, based in Detroit. Mark is a former PR strategist for several Fortune 100 companies and served as a public affairs officer for the U.S. Navy. A certified sports geek, he founded and was the original owner of the Motor City Hockey Club (USPHL) and was a Director with the Michigan Amateur Hockey Association.
August 11, 2022 3:55 PM
Investors looking for diversification and consistent returns are turning to real estate. But like most investments, you must know the playing field an ...
August 11, 2022 6:45 AM
There’s something about summer and sangria — from bubbly and rose to red, white and blue, the wine punch has become a staple worldwide.&nb ...
August 10, 2022 9:21 AM
Caused predominantly by genetic predisposition, immune disorders and other factors, such as unhealthy diet and exercise habits, diabetes is one of the ...
August 08, 2022 9:08 AM
With the goal of protecting the European Union (EU) from child pornographers and other unsavory and illegal activity, the Digital Services Act, a regu ...
August 04, 2022 9:08 AM
Chances are excellent you’ve broken or lost one of your cell phones.  With smartphone ownership in the U.S. at 70%, according to Nielsen Ho ...
August 01, 2022 11:05 AM
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class A (NYSE: BRK-A) lists numerous dividend stocks among its holdings, with the highest-yielding compan ...
July 26, 2022 1:28 PM
When talking about real estate investment, a lot of what you hear from people is that because they own their own home, they’ve already dipped th ...
July 25, 2022 10:13 AM
Modern cannabis research reportedly began with Israeli scientists Raphael Mechoulam and Yechiel Gaoni who, in 1964, isolated and identified tetrahydro ...
July 22, 2022 12:19 PM
Anyone who has read biographies on the life of McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) Ray Kroc or seen the movie “The Founder” is aware that the ...
July 22, 2022 9:25 AM
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.  Actually, it wasn’t “they.” It was 18th-century British writer Char ...
July 21, 2022 9:04 AM
Many public companies seem to know that how you present your industry position or communicate your current business model and revenue is often instrum ...
July 20, 2022 11:23 AM
It’s an excellent time to own single-family rental properties, a realization that’s reaching some of the nation’s largest home build ...
July 20, 2022 8:33 AM
Personalized videos are becoming a more common tool for retailers and companies trying to get their message across to consumers. The visual medium is ...
July 20, 2022 8:31 AM
Vyant Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: VYNT), a biotechnology company focused on identifying unique biological targets and novel and repurposed therapeutics, ha ...
July 19, 2022 1:33 PM
Economic conditions in the U.S. have made stock market investing a treacherous option. From an economic performance viewpoint, investors are looking f ...
July 19, 2022 12:43 PM
A combination of rising interest rates and picky buyers contributed to nearly 60,000 home-purchase agreements falling through in June. The total repre ...
July 18, 2022 9:10 AM
Demand for convenience food and beverages and increasing concerns from consumers about what they’re ingesting are reportedly driving growth in t ...
July 14, 2022 2:27 PM
Nothing is more soothing in the summer than enjoying the beauty and quiet of natural surroundings. As one outdoor enthusiast put it, “we don&rsq ...
July 12, 2022 10:00 AM
Video as a source of marketing and news has skyrocketed in the past decade. From the emergence of Alphabet Inc.’s (NYSE: GOOGL) YouTube to TikTo ...
July 06, 2022 9:11 AM
With all but 1% of drinkable water stuck in icebergs and ice masses, companies are looking up and wringing the precious resource out of the atmosphere ...
July 05, 2022 8:46 AM
Thousands of financial investors and Wall Street pundits advise people daily about what economic trends are coming, what stocks are hot and what is on ...
July 05, 2022 8:41 AM
Everyone knows the phrase, “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day,” and according to numerous studies, it’s likely accurat ...
July 01, 2022 8:42 AM
If you keep a close eye on the beverage industry, it appears everyone has a new product they’re developing or launching.  There’s arg ...
June 29, 2022 8:52 AM
Many Americans have stories about parties that feature Tequila.  The Mexican spirit, which has been around for hundreds of years, has remained a ...
June 22, 2022 9:11 AM
Whether you’re off the grid in an RV or you get thrown off during a disaster, it’s a great and useful idea to be ready with appliances tha ...
June 21, 2022 8:57 AM
Slowly but aggressively, the use of mobile data, messaging and search engines have exploded in Latin America and the Caribbean. In 2019, Latin America ...
June 21, 2022 8:26 AM
The grocery cart had humble beginnings. In 1936, Sylvan Goldman and a mechanic named Fred Young invented the first commercial grocery cart for Goldman ...
June 17, 2022 9:14 AM
The convenience of mobile chat services allows people to keep in touch with family, friends and groups at the touch of a button. For many, phone calls ...
June 17, 2022 9:01 AM
What if you could use the sun to power your life? With companies like GoSun, that’s not out of reach. GoSun has developed a slew of new solar pr ...
June 16, 2022 8:39 AM
The health and wellness industry focused on the well-being of the body, mind and spirit has captured the globe's attention. According to managemen ...