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Have No Fear of a Little Give and Take

Have No Fear of a Little Give and Take

Have No Fear of a Little Give and Take It was once said, ‘the microcap markets are a cruel and unusual bazaar.’ Well… we will venture even further, to suggest that what actually adds insult to injury, is the public’s sweet dream of what they wish that bazaar was,...

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During Global Turmoil – There is Always Costa Rica

During Global Turmoil – There is Always Costa Rica

During Global Turmoil – There is Always Costa Rica The world is becoming an increasingly more dangerous and tumultuous place to live. With mass shootings and terrorist acts taking place almost daily, we see that nowhere – from the United States, to France, Germany,...

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The Various Uses for the Long Term Capital

The Various Uses for the Long Term Capital

Long Term Capital The Various Uses for the Long Term Capital Secured by Pure You may have heard by now that we have successfully secured long-term capital financing north of $650k! That’s right… we’re on our way to raising $1M in very attractive financing for all...

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An Investment into the Future

An Investment into the Future

OTA’s: An Investment into the Future Few people truly understand what an OTA is. Simply put, OTA stands for an Online Travel Agency and these include Expedia, Priceline and Orbitz, to name a few. Investments into these powerhouses over the past decade, has yielded...

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The PNOW Lock-Up

The PNOW Lock-Up

The PNOW Lock-Up A Lock-Up has been put in place to stop future sales of the largest debtholder´s convertible note to third party investors Why? To stave off dilution stemming from that particular convertible debt To give shareholders a chance to benefit from...

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Share Structure Inquiries

Share Structure Inquiries

Pure Responds to Investors Share Structure Inquiries As of the past few days, we have received a handful of shareholder inquiries, regarding Pure’s outstanding and authorized share count. While it is no secret, the Company’s authorized and outstanding share count has...

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Oveedia and Social Media

Oveedia and Social Media

Oveedia and Social Media – Connecting the Dots Social Media seems to be peaking as of late, with over 1.5 billion active users on Facebook; roughly the total number of people living in all of China. The only thing is; it’s not peaking nor plateauing, that which is...

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AMEX and MasterCard: Welcome to Cuba !

AMEX and MasterCard: Welcome to Cuba !

In an unprecedented move of over a century in the making, American Express and MasterCard have announced that they will soon allow their credit cards to be used in the dictatorship-run country, Cuba. While it is unclear whether or not they will begin issuing credit...

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Welcome to the Gateway of the Caribbean

Welcome to the Gateway of the Caribbean

Welcome to the Gateway of the Caribbean For the first time in over 50 years, the United States is in the process of lifting travel bans to Cuba. Many experts predict a plethora of tourists will flood this Island Country. With the recent meetings of President Barack...

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GDS – Global Distribution System – The Evolution

GDS – Global Distribution System – The Evolution

Many of you will remember purchasing an airline ticket at the airport, receiving a portfolio of sorts with your travel itinerary.  That task was completed by way of GDS. The original Global Distribution Systems started with the airline industry.  A true universal...

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GREAT NEWS!!!  Round-Up Is Complete !

GREAT NEWS!!! Round-Up Is Complete !

Great news, the Round-Up Is Complete and no shareholder was left behind – that no shareholder was reversed out of the stock. As of yesterday, Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014, the DTC requested that our transfer agent (Transfer Online), complete an issuance in the amount...

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What’s Next… An Increase In Equity Value?

What’s Next… An Increase In Equity Value?

What’s Next… An Increase In Equity Value? A Rights Offering Perhaps! Pure Hospitality Solutions Completes Reverse!  So…, What’s Next? Well… since the successful merger of E-Networks de Costa Rica SA (“E-Net”), Oriens’, now PURE Hospitality Solutions, Inc. (“PURE”),...

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Oriens Restructuring Details

Oriens Restructuring Details

Oriens Restructuring Details ( PURE Now ). Ladies and gentlemen our X-Day is upon us. Once again, we remind our shareholders that change can be a very good thing. In the case of Oriens merging with eNet to create Pure Hospitality Solutions, Inc., it happened to be a...

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The PURE-ification of Oriens

The PURE-ification of Oriens

Relax and PURE On Our X- Day is upon us, be humble. Not so long ago, companies like C, YRCW and GM were either reversing or going bankrupt. There were no ticker tape parades for their efforts to stave off distinction, only disgruntled shareholders and commentators who...

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The Entropy of Oriens – PART I

The Entropy of Oriens – PART I

Good Morning Shareholders of Oriens/PURE Hospitality Solutions! EMBRACE CHANGE NOW as today I want speak with you about the Entropy of Oriens . First, as defined by the Merriam Webster online dictionary (http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entropy), Entropy is:...

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Direct Traffic: 5 Reasons Why You Should Care

Direct Traffic: 5 Reasons Why You Should Care

Undoubtedly you read a lot about bloggers improving traffic and finding new sources (I know I’ve written about this myself more than a few times). Social media, search engines, inbound links, commenting, they’re all common topics for bloggers who are aiming to...

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The impact of technology on the hotel sales role

The impact of technology on the hotel sales role

Traditionally, the role of the Sales Manager has been to manage the customer relationship and convert the sale. But as technology deepens its impact on the sales cycle, marketing is no longer responsible only for acquiring and qualifying prospects.  The Hospitality...

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The OTA Billboard Effect

The OTA Billboard Effect

The OTA Billboard Effect: The Real Story By Darlene Rondeau / June 18, 2014 Everyone seems to be weighing in on whether or not the infamous “billboard effect” still exists and to what extent. What exactly is the “billboard effect” anyway? As Adam Anderson, Director of...

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Ten Commandments for Hotels

Ten Commandments for Hotels

If you want to secure your share of the lucrative online marketplace-think about all the steps you will take to target Leisure, Corporate, and Group markets for your lodging or resort- then, create a well-defined e-commerce market plan by clearly identifying the tools...

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Fractional ownership

Fractional ownership

Fractional ownership is a method in which several unrelated parties can share in, and mitigate the risk of, ownership of a high-value tangible asset, usually a jet, yacht or piece of resort real estate. It can be done for strictly monetary reasons, but typically there...

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10 Questions to Ask Before Booking a Vacation Rental

Bart Speelman / Flickr Where will you stay on your next vacation? According to a survey conducted by TripAdvisor in February, more than half of Americans plan to stay in a vacation rental rather than a hotel in 2014. Survey participants said they're foregoing hotels...

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Why We Haven’t Settled In Costa Rica… Yet

We've a confession to make, and forgive us if you've heard it before: we've become "serial relocators." In the 12 years that we've been writing for International Living, we've called seven locations in four different countries home. We've gotten used to moving every...

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