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Transmode announces winners of its annual partner awards
9/18/2014 10:55:24 AM
Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced the winners of its annual partner awards. The two main awards for the " Best Customer Evolution" and " Best Competitive Win" were awarded to NEC de Mexico S.A. and Telindus BV (Netherlands), respectively. The Transmode partner awards are presented in recognition of the exceptional work …
Toshiba to Restructure PC Business to Secure Consistent Profit
9/18/2014 10:51:57 AM
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that it will accelerate the restructuring of its PC business to focus on the profitable B2B field,  and to control volatility in the B2C business by significant downsizing measures, including withdrawal from certain B2C markets. These moves are expected to support the business in securing consistent profit in the future. In the …
The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies slated to hire nearly 1,000 people by end of year
9/18/2014 10:01:36 AM
Progressive plans to fill nearly 1,000 jobs across the country by the end of 2014. Positions include IT, Analyst, Call Center, Claims and Corporate roles and span locations from Austin, Texas to its headquarters in Mayfield Village, Ohio. The news comes on the heels of Progressive’s ranking on Glassdoor’s List of Top Companies for Culture & Values , as well as its fifth …
AT&T Teams with IBM Cloud to Extend Highly Secure Private Network to Clients
9/18/2014 9:51:58 AM
AT&T* ( NYSE:T ) and IBM (NYSE: IBM ) are continuing to speed up business adoption of cloud services by extending AT&T NetBondSM services to the SoftLayer platform for stronger security and performance. This extension of the IBM and AT&T alliance will allow businesses to easily create hybrid -computing solutions. AT&T Virtual Private Network (VPN) …
GM to Add Third Shift, 750 Jobs at Wentzville Assembly
9/18/2014 9:46:32 AM
General Motors will add a third shift at its Wentzville Assembly plant, creating an estimated 750 new jobs, to build the all-new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups and Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans. Dealers have ordered nearly 30,000 Colorados, which is very high for early orders. With the midsize trucks, Chevrolet and GMC offer the broadest …
Leadership Safari, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
9/18/2014 6:00:00 AM
Brian A. Iannucci, Ph.D., MBA, a business professor and leadership guru, brings you his first book, “ Leadership Safari: Discovering the Secret to Leadership Success ”. This book brings to life by analyzing the various inhabitants of the leadership jungle. This fun and educational trip looks at the different leadership styles of the animals that a business person encounters …
Team Up!, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
9/18/2014 6:00:00 AM
Frode Svensen and Lori Shook bring you their first book called, “ Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results ”.  This book is about how to create more collaborative teams . Frode and Lori have applied lessons from neuroscience to typical leadership and team challenges. These lessons show us that our natural drive for survival …
Innovyze President Dr. Paul F. Boulos Appointed to ASCE Industry Leaders Council
9/17/2014 6:44:39 PM
Innovyze, a leading global innovator of wet infrastructure modeling and simulation software and technologies, today announced that its President, COO and Chief Technical Officer, Paul F. Boulos, Ph.D., BCEEM, NAE, Hon.D.WRE, Dist.D.NE, F.ASCE, has been appointed a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Industry Leaders Council (ILC). Established in 2009, the …
ITT’s Veam brand and Danish Railway DSB complete connector upgrade to keep railcars running into the next decade
9/17/2014 6:38:36 PM
ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) and its Veam and Cannon brands are announcing the completion of a connector upgrade project with Danish Railways (DSB) at 2014 InnoTrans.  ITT Veam and ITT Cannon blue-generation FRCIR series and CA Bayonet connectors made it possible to maintain the well-established reliability of DSB railcars, helping ensure safe transportation across Denmark. …
Carlson Rezidor partners with Aeroflot
Carlson Rezidor partners with Aeroflot
9/17/2014 6:35:16 PM
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group , the leading international hotel operator in Russia, CIS and Baltics, and Aeroflot, the leading Russian air carrier, are proud to announce a partnership for the Aeroflot Bonus frequent flyer programme. Members of Aeroflot Bonus can now earn bonus miles at Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson hotels around the globe. The new partnership …
Swiss International Air Lines orders up to 25 A320neo
Swiss International Air Lines orders up to 25 A320neo
9/17/2014 6:31:33 PM
Lufthansa Group’s supervisory board has announced that SWISS, a member-airline of the Group, will expand its A320 fleet with a firm order for 15 A320neo aircraft, plus an additional ten of the type to be confirmed at a later stage. The fuel-efficient NEO-fleet will gradually renew and replace SWISS’ existing fleet of A320 Family aircraft. “Our decision to go with the …
Inmarsat and Thales conclude GX Aviation Reseller agreement
9/17/2014 6:26:11 PM
APEX EXPO - Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today confirmed Thales , the leader in inflight entertainment and connectivity, as a Value Added Reseller for GX Aviation. Inmarsat and Thales expect that launch customers for GX Aviation, Inmarsat’s game-changing high-speed broadband connectivity, will be able to offer …
Wearable Technology Specialists Intoware and Rochester Optical Combine to Offer the First Complete Solution for Wearables for the Enterprise
Wearable Technology Specialists Intoware and Rochester Optical Combine to Offer the First Complete Solution for Wearables for the Enterprise
9/17/2014 4:11:30 PM
Ahead of this week’s Vision Expo West in Las Vegas, the world’s most inclusive ophthalmic conference and expo, Intoware  and  Rochester Optical , two companies focused on realizing the potential of wearable technologies, have announced a partnership that delivers the first one-stop shop for enterprises looking to deploy wearable solutions As a result of the partnership, …
Terracon Introduces Pre-Engineered TerraPure Tank for UltraPure Water Applications
9/17/2014 3:48:28 PM
Terracon Corporation has announced the introduction of a pre-engineered version of its TerraPure tank. This addition to the company’s industry- leading line of custom TerraPure tanks is molded from FDA-compliant linear polyethylene and available in 125 or 250 gallon capacities. It includes seven pre-installed fittings and ships in two weeks or less. The new pre-engineered …
Hanley Wood Launches Redesigned BUILDER Magazine Website
9/17/2014 3:25:58 PM
Hanley Wood announces the launch of its newly redesigned BUILDER magazine website, at www.builderonline.com . The redesign provides more streamlined navigation, improved search capability, and is structured as a visual destination for high quality video and images. Additionally, the site is now optimized for viewing on computers and tablets, and renders as a mobile site on …
Total Quality Logistics to open facility in Lowell, Arkansas, north of Fayetteville
9/17/2014 3:19:20 PM
Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight brokerage firms in the nation, today announced it is opening a facility in Lowell, Arkansas, 20 miles north of the city of Fayetteville and 7 miles south of Rogers. The company plans to invest a quarter of a million dollars and create up to 50 new jobs. Hiring, mostly for sales positions, will begin …
SAE International Reaches Historic Aviation Standards Agreement with the China Aero-Polytechnology Establishment (CAPE)
9/17/2014 2:50:56 PM
SAE International and the AVIC 301 Institute (China Aero-Polytechnology Establishment or CAPE) have entered into an historic agreement that provides access to SAE International’s active aerospace technical standards by eight major-scale Chinese enterprises. SAE International’s active aerospace standards repository includes nearly 8,500 documents. Overall, SAE …
ECI Joins Proskauer’s Compliance Plus Program to Enhance Compliance Communications
9/17/2014 2:45:10 PM
Electronic Commerce, Inc. (ECI®), an award-winning leader in Human Capital Management applications , has joined Proskauer’s Compliance Plus program to keep clients better informed about healthcare reform and compliance issues. Proskauer is one of the oldest and most prestigious law firms and has more than 750 lawyers located in Boca Raton, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, …
EMS Seven Seas announces appointment of new CEO
9/17/2014 2:38:19 PM
EMS Seven Seas, an international ship chandler and leader in the provision of goods to the marine, offshore and defense sectors, has today (September 17, 2014) announced that it has appointed Lars Rosenkrands as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with immediate effect. Lars has 30 years’ experience in the shipping industry, having worked for a variety of ship supply and …
NetDimensions Next Steps User Conference in North America Opens Today with Record Attendance
9/17/2014 2:33:46 PM
NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems, announces the opening of the 2014 Next Steps user conference for North America in Chicago, IL. "We are very excited to meet up in Chicago again this year. We are seeing tremendous interest in Next Steps from our clients and partners, which shows how vibrant …