Entrust America, created by law-enforcement professionals and partnered with various police and federal agencies, implements thorough safeguards for families against the rising trend of identity theft. The company’s two-step process of redaction and privacy removes a family's vital information from public Internet databases in order to protect clients from exposing credit-card information, private residence information, and secret-lair location to the public. The first step involves Entrust America completing the arduous opt-out forms required to remove private information from public forums that share, rent, and release personal factoids on the Internet. After its removal from the web, private info will be hidden in a locked cyber-safe that requires arm-wrestling a computer for access. Every family receives a crisis preparation kit, a safeguard for storing non-public information, and a one-year recovery package that implements immediate action if identity theft occurs.
Recognized by Cincinnati Family magazine with a Best of Parenting 2011 award, Youthland Academy has been practicing a learning-by-doing philosophy for 30 years. At childcare sessions throughout the year, kids engage in age-appropriate educational programs that help preschoolers turn thought into language and middle schoolers reach their full potential. The full slate of programs are offered at nearly two-dozen locations across the Midwest and South.
The Groneck Photographix story began in 2006, when seasoned graphic design artist Michael Groneck started performing digital preservation services out of his home. Today, Michael is joined by a staff of fellow graphic artists at his own shop—a cheerful little store, where photographs of local sports teams and landmarks speckle the walls. Michael and his staff provide a variety of photo-restoration and digital transfer services, while extending their design expertise to create a variety of professional brochures, signs, and business cards. A seasoned shutterbug, Michael also snaps photos at local events, sports games, and Elvis sightings.
Helmed by a team of local artists, Your Artistic Spirits holds informal visual-arts consortia in local venues such as Bier Brewery, Black Swan Brewpub, and Bodega. At each location, they welcome participants of all skill levels and disciplines to sip wine, beer, or spirits as they make art focused in a range of artistic styles, from neoclassical busts to avant-garde booms. Instructors guide attendees through step-by-step instruction to create original works in one chosen medium, such as acrylics, watercolors, sculpting clay, or papier-mâché. When not conducting public classes and private parties, artistic staffers lead team-building workshops and art-therapy programs for children and adults.
The staffers at Lose Inches With Lipo LLC need neither surgical tools nor pain relievers to help their clients shed unwanted inches. Instead, they rely solely on low-level lasers to gently break down fat cells. The treatment is noninvasive, can be targeted to problem areas such as the arms, thighs, or abdomen, and, unlike surgical liposuction, requires no downtime.
Carbonation makes a cold soda refreshing, but it can also make a carpet clean. At Queen City Bluegrass Chemdry, technicians lift stains and odors from carpet with a carbonation-powered cleaning system combined with a nontoxic cleaning solution called The Natural. The quick-drying, eco-friendly process employs water efficiently, unlike typical carpet-cleaning procedures that involve spraying your living room with a garden hose. Though the company’s technicians are best known for wall-to-wall carpeting treatments, they also can wield their stain savvy to cleanse area rugs and upholstery.