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CAE and Bombardier Continue to Grow Authorized Training Provider Network for Bombardier Business Aircraft Customers
10/22/2014 12:26:03 PM
Bombardier and CAE today announced at the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA 2014) that they are expanding their Authorized Training Provider (ATP) network to include the Bombardier Challenger 350 business jet. Bombardier has appointed CAE as ATP to offer flight and technical training to operators of Challenger 350 business jets. As an ATP, CAE …
Olympian Group First to Launch Microgaming Quickfire Bingo
Olympian Group First to Launch Microgaming Quickfire Bingo
10/21/2014 7:06:10 PM
Olympian Group is proud to announce that flagship Online Casino is the first online gaming brand in the world to launch Microgaming’s Quickfire Bingo, delivering an incredible player experience in both Flash and HTML5.   Olympian Group spokesperson Jeff Golding states, “Adding a Bingo offering is a huge step in the expansion of Olympian’s gaming solutions and …
World Bank - Microsoft Regional Grant competition for young Coders announces winners in Bangladesh and Nepal
10/21/2014 5:43:06 PM
The World Bank and Microsoft together today held the final round of the regional grant competition ‘Coding your way to opportunity” and announced the winners from Bangladesh and Nepal.  The winners received from US $ 15,000 – US $ 20,000 each to implement innovative ideas that will expand coding knowledge among the youth, helping them to secure and create gainful …
Newtown, Connecticut Therapy Dog Wins First Nationwide Books & Barks Contest
Newtown, Connecticut Therapy Dog Wins First Nationwide Books & Barks Contest
10/21/2014 5:36:41 PM
Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC, a leading U.S. pet insurance agency based in Boise, Idaho, announced today a Newtown, Connecticut therapy dog has been selected as the winner of the agency’s first Books & Barks contest. Kona, a therapy dog who regularly visits the students of Reed Intermediate School, won the nationwide contest, which was created to recognize and bring …
ProcessPro Employees Named Finalists in Stevie Awards for Women in Business
10/21/2014 3:53:20 PM
ProcessPro, leading mid-market ERP software solution company, is proud to announce that two ProcessPro employees have been named Finalists in the 11th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner. Kate Orbeck, Marketing Coordinator, is a finalist for Employee of the Year – Business – All Other Industries, …
MotionSavvy Announces Crowdfunding Campaign to Build UNI, the First Device That Allows Both Deaf and Hearing Communities to Naturally Communicate with Each Other
10/21/2014 1:56:48 PM
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- October 21, 2014 - - Can you imagine being held back in your career or having a hard time meeting new people because you were unable to talk to those around you? For the Deaf community this is an everyday struggle. That’s why today, MotionSavvy is officially launching its pre-order campaign for UNI, the world’s first mobile device that enables the Deaf …
Surfing in the City with New Deska Board
Surfing in the City with New Deska Board
10/21/2014 11:00:00 AM
A brand-new idea is giving users the chance to “surf” while in the city, using a high-tech and lightweight skate/surf board by Hungarian designer CsabaTolgyesy. The Deska Board city surf uses clever design features including 200-mm wheels, a hand-activated rear disc brake system, a unique foot retention system and even an input for a windsurf sail (optimal), to make you feel …
SPS North America Names John Chestnut as Vice President, Solutions and Services
10/21/2014 10:41:34 AM
Demonstrating the ongoing investment in the development of innovative solutions, John Chestnut has been appointed as Vice President, Solutions and Services for SPS North America. SPS, the business process outsourcing and digitization solutions provider, continues to build on its success after multiple years of strong growth. John will be responsible for leading the Solutions …
Cubic Joins National Journalists, Elected Officials and Transportation Leaders for The Washington Post’s ‘Fix My Commute’ Live Event
10/21/2014 10:39:23 AM
Matt Cole, executive vice president and deputy for strategy, business development and diversification at Cubic Transportation Systems , will join U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and fellow transportation industry leaders at The Washington Post’s America Answers event, ‘ Fix My Commute ,’ on Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST. America Answers is a transformative live …
ScottMadden and ADP to Co-Sponsor Shared Services Executive Forum West at eBay, Inc.
10/21/2014 10:10:54 AM
ScottMadden, Inc., a general management consulting firm, and ADP are pleased to co-sponsor the 17th Semi-Annual Shared Services Executive Forum taking place November 17–18 at eBay, Inc. in San Jose, CA. This forum is designed specifically for executives who have implemented shared services and are looking for ways to enhance the services provided to their organizations while …
Independent Insurance Adjuster - Sams & Associates Announces Northern California Adjuster, Richard Portmann
10/21/2014 6:58:50 AM
Independent Insurance Adjuster - Sams & Associates Announces Northern California Adjuster, Richard Portmann   Sacramento, California, October 21, 2014 - Sams & Associates Inc., the leader in providing quality, consistency and timeliness in independent claims handling, announces the addition of Richard Portmann as their new property adjuster. Bringing over 35 …
ESFI to Kick Off Anti-Counterfeiting Webinar Series on Wednesday, October 29
ESFI to Kick Off Anti-Counterfeiting Webinar Series on Wednesday, October 29
10/20/2014 4:16:46 PM
The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) will be hosting a free webinar on Wednesday, October 29th from 11:00 – 11:45 a.m. EST titled “Counterfeiting: Understanding Your Risk and Liability.” The informational webinar will delve into recent trends in counterfeiting as well as the legal responses aimed at addressing the issue.  Citing specific court cases and …
Panasonic Partners With Powertree Services to Construct 68 Solar-Powered EV Charging Stations with Energy Storage in San Francisco
10/20/2014 2:42:52 PM
Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (Panasonic) announced it is providing engineering, construction and procurement services to Powertree Services Inc. (Powertree) to build 68 electric vehicle charging stations at multi-unit residential properties in San Francisco. Construction has begun on the stations, which link together key energy services to provide value for …
Chase Joins HBO and Starbucks To Salute U.S. Veterans And Their Families With The Concert For Valor, Live On The National Mall In Washington, DC
10/20/2014 2:31:32 PM
Chase announced today it is joining HBO and Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX) as a presenting sponsor of THE CONCERT FOR VALOR ( ), a first-of-its-kind concert to honor the courage and sacrifice of America’s veterans and their families on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to be presented live on HBO this Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11 …
New IDC Health Insights Report Outlines Best Practices in Payer Health Management Programs
10/20/2014 2:25:45 PM
IDC Health Insights today announced a new report, “ Best Practices in Payer Health Management Programs: The Evolution of Quality and Payment Models ,” ( Document#HI251745 ) which provides an overview and discussion of the background, underlying challenges, and current best practices being implemented by health management programs in the U.S healthcare payer market segment. …
NCR earns top honors for global employee learning programs
10/20/2014 2:19:50 PM
As the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, it only seems fitting that NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) was recently honored with four awards for employee learning programs that span the world from Atlanta, Georgia, to Mumbai, India. NCR Global Head of Learning David Strainick was awarded the Bronze Innovation Award by Chief Learning Officer magazine for …
Accenture Reports Unconventional Oil and Gas Operators Can Reduce Costs through Better Managing Above-Ground Operations
10/20/2014 2:12:31 PM
Oil and gas operators can reduce the costs of constructing, drilling and completing unconventional wells, as well as the overall time it takes to complete them, by up to 40 percent through better planning and management of logistics, contractors and materials, according to a new Accenture report.   For the higher performers, this could mean a reduction in costs of $1.3 …
Tennessee Primary Care Association Selects i2i Systems to help meet quality care initiatives and thrive in the face of payment reform
Tennessee Primary Care Association Selects i2i Systems to help meet quality care initiatives and thrive in the face of payment reform
10/20/2014 12:18:19 PM
i2i Systems today announced it has been selected by Tennessee Primary Care Association to provide Population Health Management and Analytics for several of the state’s Federally Qualified Health Centers. Fourteen FQHCs, representing 130 clinics throughout Tennessee, will implement i2i System’s tools to improve their capacity to generate reports that can be used to inform …
Socrata Announces Continued Record Customer, Revenue and Employee Growth
10/20/2014 11:25:56 AM
Socrata , a Seattle-based cloud software company focused on democratizing access to government data both externally and internally, today announced continued record customer, revenue and employee growth. During the third quarter of 2014, Socrata added 36 new customers including governments large and small. Some of Socrata’s new customers include: State of Iowa, State …
Social Media is becoming a leading platform for recruitment states TUjobs
10/20/2014 10:42:16 AM
According to an article posted on, social media sites such as LinkedIn are becoming the leading platforms for the recruitment market, states Adecco. 17,000 job applicants and 1500 hiring managers from 24 countries worldwide participated in the new study Adecco developed together with the Catholic University of Milan.  The survey states that around 50 …