A Brief Look at Julia Jackson

Julia Jackson is the proprietor of Jackson Family Wines, which was founded in 1987 by her mother. Being the middle daughter of Barbara Banke and the late Jess Jackson, Julia has vast knowledge in regards to her family business and wines in general. She currently works with the international sales team at Jackson Family Wines, though she has also worked at many of the family’s vineyards over the years.

When it comes to wine, Julia believes that the best place for Cabernet is in Sonoma, California, close to where the family’s very popular Vérité originates in Chalk Hill. Although Sonoma is typically known for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, Julia argues that nothing beats the Cabernet.

Julia Jackson attended Scripps College and Stanford Graduate School of business before she founded her non-profit organization Cambria Seeds of Empowerment in 2014. This foundation proudly awards at least $100,000 each year to organizations that represent strong women who have overcome many hardships in life and continue to inspire others to do the same. The foundation also supports other organizations that share the same core values. The Cambria Seeds of Empowerment non-profit organization recognizes that women from all over the world can become amazing, powerful leaders.

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Spotlight on the Construcap Company

Construcap is a Brazilian company that is involved in the construction and engineering works in various commercial infrastructure and buildings. Construcap Group is made of several companies that include Minas Arena – Sports Facilities Management S/A, Construcap CCPS Engenharia e Comercio and the Concert of Concession Road Juiz de Fora – Rio. The Construca CCPS is based in the Eldorado Business Tower Building, Sao Paulo. In 2010, the Minas Arena was established and it was mandated with the responsibility of supervising investments and the full completion of the renovation and modernization works in the Mineirao Sports Complex, Belo Horizonte. Concert of Concession Road was set up in 1995 and was tasked with the responsibility of taking care of the rising demand witnessed in the logistics and transport sectors.

Projects Undertaken

In 2014, Inova Health Company was established to oversee equipment supply, construction, management and maintenance of non-care services, equipment supply in Sao Paulo State in the three hospital complexes. There are three hospitals that ought to be constructed and they include Sao Paulo (218 beds), Sao Jose dos Campos (158 beds) and Sorocaba (250 beds). The three hospitals are expected to be completed at different time intervals with the Sorocaba Hospital expected to take 30 months, Sao Paulo 36 months and Sao Hose dos Campos 30 months. The non-care services management term ought to last for 17 years. The Construcap Company got an important role to play in the project design, investment, construction and the operation in general of the Mineirao Stadium (Minas Arena).

About Construcap

Construcap is ranked among the top ten biggest construction companies based in Brazil. The company is founded on a kind of management that aims at ensuring continuous development of both processes and people as well as its commitment to serve its clients. It has an affinity to developing environmental friendly and sustainable projects. It works in the private and public markets in the infrastructure, energy and buildings segment. The company offers processes that are certified by ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001.

Engineers Caio Luiz Pereira and Henrique Pegado formed the Construtora Pereira de Souza in 1944. In 1955 another group of five engineers founded the Construcap Engineering. These two companies later merged forming the present Construcap CCPS Engenharia e Coomico in 1972.