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Benefitfocus Announces Guest Speakers for One Place. 2015. Conference
2/12/2015 9:37:53 AM
Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions, announced that internationally renowned health futurist and medical economist, Jeffrey Bauer, will join the lineup of guest speakers at its One Place 2015 conference. The annual conference is designed for benefits, insurance and HR professionals to learn about new marketplace …
NetDimensions strengthens its position as
NetDimensions strengthens its position as "Core Leader" in Elearnity’s latest 9-Grid™ report
2/12/2015 9:12:18 AM
NetDimensions (AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems , announced that it has been positioned again as a "Core Leader" in the latest release of the unique European learning and talent market insight report, Elearnity 9-Grid™ for Learning Management Systems (LMS). In the most recent Elearnity 9-Grid™ report, …
Sandia Labs anthrax detector takes home national technology transfer award
2/12/2015 9:06:11 AM
Sandia National Laboratories won the Federal Laboratory Consortium’s (FLC) 2015 Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer for a credit-card-size device that can detect bacteria that cause anthrax. BaDx ( Bacillus anthracis Diagnostics) works in places with no power, refrigerated storage or laboratory equipment. It requires minimal or no training and makes anthrax testing …
John Hewitt’s Book “iCompete” is now a Best Seller and will be On Sale Today on Amazon for Just $3.99 (02/12/2015)
2/12/2015 6:00:00 AM
Over the years, John Hewitt has created more than 800 millionaires. He built the fastest growing tax service in all the land, sold it, and is currently doing it all over again with Liberty Tax . With Liberty, he is building not only a thriving business, but something even more important: a culture of success that allows people to do what they do best every single day, and to …
New Cheat Sheet Reveals 7 Steps to Building a 6- or 7-Figure 
High-Profit, Back-end Sales Funnel
New Cheat Sheet Reveals 7 Steps to Building a 6- or 7-Figure High-Profit, Back-end Sales Funnel
2/11/2015 2:24:17 PM
San Diego, Calif. – Entrepreneurs who want to convert more leads, drive higher revenues and exponentially grow profits should do one thing immediately, says a top business strategist: Build a high-ticket, back-end sales funnel . “The fastest, easiest and most predictable way to maximize sales and profits is to sell high-ticket items to existing customers using a …
5 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Leave Money on the Table – and How to Increase Revenue by 236% Without Increasing Marketing Costs
5 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Leave Money on the Table – and How to Increase Revenue by 236% Without Increasing Marketing Costs
2/11/2015 2:19:37 PM
San Diego, Calif. – When seeing high-level transformational entrepreneurs dominating their industries, it’s easy to think that the experts have it made. But according to a top business strategist who works with multi-million-dollar companies, the often-overlooked and unacknowledged secret is that most companies – even the “successful” ones – leave big money on the table. “ …
ICA Gruppen reduces carbon dioxide emissions by 31%
2/11/2015 12:57:20 PM
In 2006, ICA Gruppen set a target to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by 30% by 2020. This target has now been reached, six years ahead of schedule. The reduction has been achieved, among other things, by measures to reduce energy consumption, a transfer to renewable electricity in stores and warehouses, lower emissions from transports and by changing refrigerants. “It is …
Santander, MasterCard and Gemalto achieve largest deployment of contactless EMV cards in South America
2/11/2015 10:57:57 AM
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces it has deployed more than one million Optelio contactless EMV cards​ in a year for Banco Santander Brasil, through Santander Universities. These University Smart Cards (USC) are issued to universities in Brazil with agreements with Banco Santander and represent the largest …
Dow Corning received seven Product Certifications from Singapore Green Building Council
2/11/2015 10:17:38 AM
Dow Corning , a global leader in silicones , silicon-based technology and innovation, has received Product Certification from the Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) for seven of its flagship products under the Adhesives and Sealants category. The certification scheme for Singapore Green Building Product (SGBP) adopts an independent, multi-criteria third-party approach …
John Hewitt releases his personal secrets for overcoming adversity - On Sale Today on Amazon for Just $2.99 (02/11/2015)
2/11/2015 6:00:00 AM
Over the years, John Hewitt has created more than 800 millionaires. He built the fastest growing tax service in all the land, sold it, and is currently doing it all over again with Liberty Tax . With Liberty, he is building not only a thriving business, but something even more important: a culture of success that allows people to do what they do best every single day, and to …
Refinance Construction Equipment To Get Working Capital
Refinance Construction Equipment To Get Working Capital
2/10/2015 5:26:14 PM
VMI LLC, a California based company, offers a unique program geared towards construction companies. They refinance construction equipment that is owned free and clear. It is an application only working capital loan program. Under this program, construction companies are able to get a working capital loan using their free and clear construction equipment as collateral. …
Aventura Raises $14 Million Series C Financing Co-Led by Safeguard Scientifics and Merck GHIF
Aventura Raises $14 Million Series C Financing Co-Led by Safeguard Scientifics and Merck GHIF
2/10/2015 4:08:24 PM
Aventura , a leader in healthcare workflow optimization software solutions, announced that it raised a $14 million Series C financing round, which was oversubscribed, co-led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE) and Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (Merck GHI).  Existing investors Excel Venture Management , HLM Venture Partners , and Memorial Care …
The S Group Selects CGS’s BlueCherry ERP and PLM Solutions to Track Design, Product Development and Sourcing Processes and Provide Real-time Visibility into All Departments
2/10/2015 3:41:23 PM
CGS®, a leading global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services announces that The S Group, a global design, innovation, development and sourcing organization, has selected its BlueCherry® ERP and PLM solutions to increase visibility and efficiency across all departments. Upon outgrowing its legacy financial software, The S Group sought …
CSI globalVCard Appoints David Disque and Jason Kolbenheyer as Managing Directors
2/10/2015 3:27:20 PM
CSI globalVCard announces the promotions of David Disque and Jason Kolbenheyer to managing directors. As Managing Director of globalVCard paysystems, Disque will oversee all operations for the company’s web-based corporate payments division.  Kolbenheyer will oversee all mobile development and operations in his new role as Managing Director of globalVCard Spend Secure , the …
TCE Exposure Risks Due to Vapor Intrusion & Other Pathways
TCE Exposure Risks Due to Vapor Intrusion & Other Pathways
2/10/2015 1:49:42 PM
Vapor intrusion occurs when there is a migration of volatile chemicals from contaminated groundwater or soil into an overlying building. Volatile chemicals emit vapors that migrate through subsurface soils and into indoor air spaces that can cause exposure concerns for the building’s occupants.   One common chemical pollutant that routinely causes vapor intrusion concerns is …
Elsevier and China Electric Power Press Co-Publish First Book in New Energy Series
2/10/2015 11:53:46 AM
Elsevier , a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of Ultra High Voltage AC/DC Grids by Zhenya Liu, President and CEO of the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). This is the first book released under the co-publishing agreement between Elsevier and China Electric Power Press (CEPP), …
Great Wall Motors standardizes on Mentor Graphics Capital tools after successful deployment on Haval
Great Wall Motors standardizes on Mentor Graphics Capital tools after successful deployment on Haval
2/10/2015 11:22:46 AM
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) and China’s largest SUV and pickup manufacturer Great Wall Motors (GWM) today announced that GWM has standardized on the Mentor Graphics® Capital® electrical design tools . This follows a successful deployment on the Haval SUV model. The Capital product is an advanced software suite for the electrical systems and wire harness …
Duke Energy proposes innovative solar programs for South Carolina
2/10/2015 11:09:56 AM
Duke Energy today proposed several solar power programs to the Public Service Commission of South Carolina (PSCSC) that will greatly expand options for customers to use renewable energy. The programs must be approved by the commission before they can be offered to the company’s 720,000 Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress customers in the Palmetto State. The …
TIBCO CMO Lori Wright Inducted Into Direct Marketing News 2015 Marketing Hall of Femme
2/10/2015 10:56:07 AM
TIBCO Software Inc ., a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software, today announced Chief Marketing Officer Lori Wright has been selected as an inductee to the Direct Marketing News 2015 Marketing Hall of Femme. This year’s inductees include 18 female marketing executives recognized for their exceptional approaches to leadership and marketing, as well …
Acer Completes Second Public Offering of 300 Million Common Shares; Raises NT$5.4 Billion (US$180 Million) in Funds
2/10/2015 10:47:01 AM
Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) announced the completion of its second public offering of 300 million common shares to raise a total of NT$5.4 billion (US$180 million) in funds. The new shares will be distributed to the shareholders on February 11. This is the first equity raising plan by Acer Inc. since the company spun off its former manufacturing operations. In addition to …