Shalloway & Shalloway Announce Special Needs Trust Services and Documents Free to the Public

(West Palm Beach) October 11, 2017

Age has a way of demanding more of our loved ones than we ever dreamed of.  Between caring for our elders and worrying about what happens to their estates when they are no longer with us, the complicated legal matters pertaining to estates, wills and elder care can vex anyone. This is where the importance of a solid elder care attorney is essential to the peace of mind of families and their parents and loved ones.

G. Mark Shalloway

West Palm Beach elder care attorneys Shalloway & Shalloway are pleased to announce the publication of their Special Needs Trust documents to the public at large. These downloadable documents include pre-consultation questionnaires designed to help families facilitate attorneys on the right types of legal counsel they need providing for their elders and families.

The documents are available at the firm’s official website at, and are provided free of charge, as part of the Shalloway & Shalloway commitment to pro bono services.

Mark Shalloway, the firm’s founder, explains the importance of educating oneself with respect to the legal documents surrounding special needs trusts:

“We’ve found that providing these FAQ and questionnaire documents on special needs trusts helps families prepare themselves for the road ahead. Our firm is proud to provide special needs trust counseling as well as services related to elder care and estates.”

Shalloway & Shalloway are among the most respected and trusted law firms in Florida. Their services have helped thousands of families navigated the complex paths of assisted living, health insurance, estate planning, and special needs care. With their commitment to seminars, free documents and other public services, the Shalloway team has paved the way in Florida when it comes all manner of legal questions and documents involving the elderly and those in need of care outside the purview of traditional methods.

For more information visit the official Shalloway & Shalloway Facebook and Twitter pages or the official website at


MediaSophia Presents Visionary Seminar on Beauty and Plastic Surgery Trends


(Lake Worth, FL) October 5, 2017

MediaSophia is pleased to present its upcoming Visionary Seminar, to be held on  Thursday, November 2, 2017 .

The private, invitation-only event will consist of leading plastic surgeons, taste-makers within the beauty industries, technology experts, and fashion editors, who will discuss the future and trends of beauty and plastic surgery. The seminar includes a keynote speaker, and will be hosted by MediaSophia President, George Magalios.

The upcoming Visionary Seminar Series will focus on topics ranging from the influence of celebrities such as Melania Trump and Nicole Kidman in plastic surgery aesthetics, to new advancements in fillers, breast augmentation, and body contouring technologies. Seminar attendees will discuss their work and engage with each other in an intellectually-stimulating round-table discussion format.

MediaSophia is a multimedia marketing and design firm based in Lake Worth, Florida, that believes in a holistic business approach content creation and marketing. MediaSophia offers expert multimedia marketing in the form of social media campaigns, advertising, web development and Internet presence building using its state-of-the-art exclusive platform of industry journals, blogs, and directories. MediaSophia has represented leading plastic surgeons, beauty consultants, medi-spas and weight loss centers across the world, from Paris to New York and Miami to Los Angeles.

The new Visionary Seminar Series will explore relevant topics in beauty, art, law, fashion, politics, and other fields in our culture, that will help those in attendance gain a fresh vision for their industry and business.


Please visit the official MediaSophia website, and the official MediaSophia Facebook page for more information.

Barbara Sharief Announces Publication of New Pinterest Page to Promote Broward County

(Fort Lauderdale) September 26, 2017

A Pinterest page is many things: a reflection of one’s passions, an exhibition of one’s creativity, and a way to connect with people through mutual interests. For Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief, Pinterest is all of these things and more. The Mayor recently published a new page devoted to Broward County, it’s history, it’s sites, and it’s many colorful characters.

Mayor Sharief explains her motivations for joining the popular social media platform:

“As Mayor of Broward County it is my duty to reach out to residents from all walks of life and to promote the many eclectic, elegant and state-of-the-art businesses in our communities. Pinterest presents me with a fun and approachable platform to show the public the restaurants I love, the places I love and the people I love.”

Barbara Sharief’s Pinterest page features a variety of fascinating photos and images from the far reaches of Broward County and across Fort Lauderdale. The boards on the site include such topics as Broward restaurants, Broward history, Broward celebrities, Broward fashion, historic homes, and many more. The images are complete with titles and, in many cases, short notes about their history.

Social Media has become a larger part of the lives and careers of many public figures, from actors and athletes to politicians and musicians. For Barbara Sharief, Pinterest is a platform, an avenue to promote and tout the benefits and joys of life in Broward’s communities, from Deerfield Beach to Tamarac and Pompano Beach. With its rich array of transplants, natives and seasonal tourists, Broward County is one of Florida’s most economically vibrant and culturally enriched counties.

For more information on Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief visit her official website, Facebook page or Pinterest page.

Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief Announces Broward Is Listening Seminar for Local Business Certification

(Miramar, FL) August 1, 2017

Barbara Sharief, Broward County’s Mayor, is pleased to announce the Broward Is Listening Seminar to take place on August 3, 2017. The event is designed to help businesses get certified in order to conduct work with Broward County government and its possessions. All businesses registered in Broward County are invited to attend this free event. It includes conversations on topics such as:

  • Removing Myths and Addressing Realities
  • Expectations, Experiences and Needs
  • Challenges Associated with Getting Certified

Ms. Sharief, The Mayor since 2016, is among the dignitaries and officials who will attend.

“The opportunity to help local businesses understand the certification process is very important to me. Broward County is very interested in getting more local entrepreneurs and small companies involved in doing business with the county,” says the Mayor.

For more information consult the official poster below or visit

G-Star Cell Phone Film Festival This Weekend


G-Star School is giving young filmmakers the chance to set their work in 19th century London.

(PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL) October 16, 2015— The G-Star school of the Arts for Film, Animation and Performing Arts is pleased to announce an upcoming contest that will give young filmmakers a chance to develop their craft with the help of G-star students.

The G-Star Studios Cell Phone Film Festival brings these budding directors, writers and actors onto the nationally-recognized G-Star soundstage this weekend where they can being the process of building a story set in 19th century London, England during the time of Jack the Ripper.

On Sunday, October 18th, students will have a chance to visit the set and being thinking about their film. They will also be assisted by students and staff from the G-Star school who can help students through the development of their story and also help with shooting and editing.

Over the next week, student will have a chance to write their story, and then the following weekend they will have a chance to shoot their film with their mobile device. G-Star staff will work with filmmakers to help them edit their work into a finished product.

Then, the filmmakers will have their chance to shine with a showing of their work in front of industry professionals at the Palm Beach International Film Festival Student Showcase.

At the G-Star School, students receive the hands-on, real world instruction that will help them as they chase their dreams. In film, animation, and performing arts, students can work with highly qualified teachers as well as industry insiders who can offer their unique insights.

And while students get the specialized instruction they need to succeed, they also are performing in the classroom. Almost half of all students carry better than a 3.5 GPA, and about one in five students has a 4.0. The school is also a leading performer when it comes to metrics in math, reading, writing, and science, making it a leader among the Palm Beach County Charter Schools.

For more information, visit the G-Star School’s website at

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) Announces 2015 Supreme Convention

ahepa 2015 convention(WASHINGTON, DC) JANUARY 8, 2014— The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) is pleased to announce the location of its 2015 Supreme Convention. The event, the single most important convention uniting local and district chapters of AHEPA and the Daughters of Penelope across North America and Europe, will take place in San Francisco, California on July 1-5 at the Embarcadero Hyatt.

The Supreme Convention provides an opportunity to hold elections, present new ideas for improving membership ranks, and create new bonds between chapters and fellow AHEPANS and Daughters. The convention will include a grand ball, a variety of panels, and many networking opportunities.

AHEPA is an international educational and advocacy non-profit organization created in 1922 in Atlanta, Georgia to represent and protect the interests of newly-arrived immigrants from Greece and Greek-speaking peoples. The organization’s stated mission is “to promote Hellenism, Education, Philanthropy, Civic Responsibility, and Family and Individual Excellence.”

AHEPA National, along with District and Local chapters, provides annual scholarships and spearheads a number of philanthropic endeavors including raising funds for local non-profit charities across North America.

The official order form for the 2015 Supreme Convention can be downloaded HERE. For more information visit the official AHEPA website at or the official AHEPA Facebook page.