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GIC to join the Carlyle Group as joint strategic investors in RAC
9/25/2014 1:15:05 PM
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group today announced that it has entered into an agreement with GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, to become a co-shareholder in RAC. Following the transaction, Carlyle and GIC will jointly own a majority stake in the business with RAC management holding the remaining shares. The investment is expected to be completed by the …
Surgeon Attendance at AxoGen’s Education Events Exceeds Expectations
9/25/2014 12:34:10 PM
AxoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXGN), a leading medical technology company focused on the peripheral nerve repair market, reported attendance at two recent surgeon education events exceeded management’s expectations and registration at two upcoming professional education seminars  is near capacity.  The event at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) in Boston, held this …
Weber Shandwick Awarded Three 2014 CLIO Healthcare Awards
9/25/2014 12:13:51 PM
Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading global public relations firms, was honored with three 2014 CLIO Healthcare Awards for breakthrough healthcare campaigns executed in partnership with its clients. Now in its sixth year, the CLIO Healthcare Awards recognize the best in healthcare advertising, design and communications. Weber Shandwick and its clients received the …
ACI Worldwide Strengthens Partnership with Yodlee, Empowering Financial Institutions to Increase Customer Engagement and Loyalty
9/25/2014 12:08:49 PM
ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced an expanded partnership with Yodlee, a leading platform for digital financial services. The partnership empowers ACI’s financial institution (FI) customers to deliver optimal bill pay and online financial management experiences to their end users, ultimately …
EMC Recognized by Dow Jones and CDP for Commitment to Sustainability
9/25/2014 11:47:13 AM
EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) announced that it has been recognized as a leader among S&P 500 companies by the environmental non-profit group, CDP, for the depth and quality of the climate change data disclosed to investors and the global marketplace.  For the sixth time, EMC has been included in the Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) for its leadership in the …
Bechtel Completes State-of-the-Art Combined-Cycle Plant in Texas
9/25/2014 11:10:49 AM
Bechtel announced today that it has completed the Panda Temple I Generating Station in Temple, Texas, two weeks ahead of schedule. The 758-megawatt natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power facility is owned by Panda Power Funds and boasts advanced emissions control technology that makes it one of the cleanest plants in the nation. “The early completion of this plant is …
MedImmune and Cancer Research UK establish joint CRUK-MEDI Alliance Laboratory to develop new biologic cancer medicines
9/25/2014 11:07:43 AM
AstraZeneca today announced that MedImmune, its global biologics research and development arm, and Cancer Research UK, with its commercial arm, Cancer Research Technology (CRT), have entered into an innovative collaboration to establish a joint laboratory in Cambridge, UK. The new laboratory, representing a first of its kind partnership for both organisations, will focus on …
TelePacific Communications Grows in Austin
9/25/2014 10:53:22 AM
Leading business communications provider TelePacific Communications continues its aggressive growth across Texas. The company celebrated the opening of its expanded Austin Texas headquarters office at an Open House this week that brought senior executives, local officials and business leaders together. The 7,000 square foot office houses a large team of more than 40 sales …
Phoenix Solar to build power plant for Duke Energy
9/25/2014 10:40:01 AM
Phoenix Solar Inc., the San Ramon, California, based subsidiary of Phoenix Solar AG (ISIN DE000A0BVU93), an international photovoltaic system integrator that is listed on the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, today announced it has signed an agreement for the full engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a 32.1 MWp dc (23 MW ac) ground mounted …
Midcontinent Communications and aioTV Initiate Strategy to Unify Existing Multi-channel Service with IP Content and Services
Midcontinent Communications and aioTV Initiate Strategy to Unify Existing Multi-channel Service with IP Content and Services
9/25/2014 10:12:55 AM
Just after receiving a US patent grant for their technology, aioTV, a global provider of middleware and back-office tools for video service providers, today announced Midcontinent Communications and aioTV will initiate a strategic project using the aioTV PassBox to deliver online services, apps and streaming Internet content along with Midcontinent’s existing multi-channel in …
Ricoh listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)
Ricoh listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)
9/25/2014 10:08:25 AM
Ricoh today announced it has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 2 years in a row, obtaining the industry best score in two categories ; “Innovation Management” and “Talent Attraction & Retention.” DJSI, compiled by Dow Jones and RobecoSAM Group, was the first global sustainability indices to assess a company’s corporate sustainability from the …
iPhone 5 Armband Company NeoSleeve To Produce Weekly Videos
iPhone 5 Armband Company NeoSleeve To Produce Weekly Videos
9/25/2014 10:00:00 AM
NeoSleeve, the company that produces an iPhone 5 armband for running, today announced that they will be endeavoring to produce weekly educational videos that will be shared on the internet.   The short videos will be uploaded for public viewing on YouTube, the popular video sharing website. NeoSleeve founder Ashford Thomas has already produced and uploaded a few …
Sky Sports awarded NFL’s MNF in new broadcast agreement
Sky Sports awarded NFL’s MNF in new broadcast agreement
9/25/2014 9:53:14 AM
SKY SPORTS has won the rights to the ‘Monday Night Football’, as part of a new five-year agreement for even more live American Football from the NFL.    From 2015, Sky Sports viewers will be able to enjoy over 80 live fixtures a season, including up to five games each week of the regular season, the playoffs and Super Bowl.  Sky Sports’ coverage will also include all …
Eni has been awarded 3 new exploration licenses in Egypt
9/25/2014 9:24:33 AM
Eni was the successful bidder of 3 new exploration licenses in Egypt as a result of the competitive 2013 EGPC and EGAS bid rounds. The new licenses will be formally awarded soon, after the ratification and finalization of the Concession Agreements. As a result of the EGPC bid round, Eni has been awarded a 100% participating interest and operatorship of the onshore block …
Galvan Appoints Ben Kelly Sales Manager For Hot Dip Galvanizing
Galvan Appoints Ben Kelly Sales Manager For Hot Dip Galvanizing
9/25/2014 9:23:35 AM
Galvan Industries, Inc. announced that Benjamin N. Kelly has joined the company as Galvanizing Sales Manager to further support and develop its growing list of customers in the steel fabrication, construction and manufacturing industries. Ben Kelly comes to the job with extensive experience, having spent more than 10 years in top sales positions in the steel industry. Most …
The Hub Network To Become Discovery Family Channel On October 13
9/25/2014 9:18:26 AM
Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) and Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced The Hub Network will become Discovery Family Channel effective October 13, 2014.  The network will broaden its programming focus to serve families in primetime and continue to showcase Hasbro Studios award-winning children’s content in daytime. During the daytime, Discovery …
AkzoNobel’s partnership with Honda Motor Europe extended to 2019
9/25/2014 9:03:37 AM
Honda Motor Europe has extended its partnership with AkzoNobel Performance Coatings, strengthening the company’s position as one of two preferred suppliers of vehicle refinishes to Honda dealerships and approved bodyshops in Europe. The new five-year contract runs until March 2019 and will cover supply and support of AkzoNobel’s Sikkens and Lesonal brands. "Strong …
Exhibit Surveys and Lippman Connects Partner to Conduct Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales Study
Exhibit Surveys and Lippman Connects Partner to Conduct Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales Study
9/24/2014 5:42:01 PM
Red Bank NJ and Arlington VA - Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, and Lippman Connects , producer of exclusive events for exhibition and convention professionals, today announced that they have partnered to conduct research among exhibition and event organizer …
Khimji Ramdas now ‘live’ on Ramco HCM
Khimji Ramdas now ‘live’ on Ramco HCM
9/24/2014 1:49:22 PM
Multi-Billion dollar Middle East business conglomerate, Khimji Ramdas Group , announced that they are live on Ramco HCM. Headquartered in the Sultanate of Oman and spread across Oman & UAE, 8500+ employees of the Group will access Ramco HCM for Employee Induction, Attendance Management, Training, Performance Management, Career Planning, Compensation & Benefits. …
Newly Formed Coca-Cola Bottling Company Of Central Florida Signs Definitive Agreement With The Coca-Cola Company
9/24/2014 1:25:39 PM
The Coca-Cola Company today announced that it had signed a definitive agreement with Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Central Florida (Coca-Cola Central Florida), a newly formed independent Coca-Cola bottling company. The transition of territories in Central Florida, originally announced February 21, 2014, will include Tampa/St. Petersburg, Ft. Myers, Ft. Pierce, Lakeland and …