Canada's New Anti-Spam Legislation

Posted at 8:16:16 PM in Web (12)

Just got this in an email.

Dear Valued Client,
Canada's new Anti-Spam legislation takes effect on July 1st. In order for you to continue receiving valuable information from, such as news about our services, special offers and events, we need to receive your consent. Simply reply to this email and type "Continue" in your email. Please note that you can decide to opt out of the emails at any point in the future.

Thank you, 

Way to go Canada! But the proof is in the enforcement. Good luck.

Written by Leonard Rogers on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 | Comments (0)

IADB Purchased Whitelist for Anti-SPAM Just a way for Spammers to Pay for Delivery

Posted at 3:16:29 PM in Vendors (37)

Here's a SPAM mail whitelisted by IADB. Actually sent by Constant Contact. But this is easily discernable as SPAM:



ABAOC 2014 Supplier Readiness Program
Fortune 500 Corporations and Government Agencies
June 12 and 13, 2014

Are you a woman, minority or veteran owned business?

If you are, then you MUST attend our Business Matchmaking Workshop and learn more

* Supplier Diversity development, and opportunities to increase small business participation
in underutilized categories

* Supplier Readiness: A series of Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Workshops
aimed at preparing suppliers to do business with large corporations.


Southern California Gas Company, Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air
Force Base, Los Angeles World Airports, Southern California Edison, Verizon, Orange
County Transportation Authority

Meet One of Our Distinguished Speakers:

Valerie Lertyaovarit serves as a Senior Supplier Diversity Advisor for Southern 
California Gas Company (SCG). In this position, Valerie focuses on maximizing opportunities
for women, minority, and service disabled veteran business enterprises in SoCalGas'
procurement process .

She oversees the company's professional services portfolios for Human Resources,
 Natural Gas Acquisition, Environmental Services, Finance, and Legal Services. Valerie
started her career with SCG in 2001 and since has held positions in environmental
services and community relations.

We are honored to have Valerie Lertyaovarit speaking and Southern California Gas
 Company hosting our BMW event at their Energy Resource Facility at 9240 Firestone
Blvd., Downey, CA 90241

Written by Leonard Rogers on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 | Comments (0)