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Exhibit Surveys Executive to Present MarketingProfs Online Seminar
10/14/2014 11:58:23 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, announced today that Joe Federbush, vice president, sales and marketing, will present a MarketingProfs online seminar on Thursday, October 16. October 16, 2014 Topic: How to Use Metrics to Achieve Greater Results from …
Life Church Purchases Former Nyanda School Site for Brisbane Christian College Expansion
10/14/2014 11:30:30 AM
Life Church Brisbane has been named the successful purchaser of the recently-closed Nyanda State High School site, this will enable the church to expand one of their key ministries, Brisbane Christian College, as well as increase their services to our community.      “Life Church Brisbane and Brisbane Christian College have been a part of the fabric of the local community …
Turner Rebrands Boomerang Globally
10/14/2014 11:05:21 AM
Turner Broadcasting announced today that its second flagship kids brand, Boomerang, is being re-launched as a global all-animation, youth-targeted network, repositioned with a line-up of timeless and contemporary cartoons programmed for family co-viewing. The announcement was jointly made by Gerhard Zeiler, president, Turner Broadcasting System International Inc., and …
Admore Air Selects Viewpoint Construction Software to Manage Growing Operations
10/14/2014 10:55:22 AM
Viewpoint Construction Software ®, a leading provider of innovative software solutions and services to the construction industry, is pleased to announce that Yonkers, NY-based Admore Air Conditioning Corporation has selected Viewpoint as a technology partner, purchasing Vista™ by Viewpoint. Admore Air was first incorporated in 1946 and has since been providing heating, …
All-New Mazda Demio Wins Car of the Year Japan
All-New Mazda Demio Wins Car of the Year Japan
10/14/2014 9:50:25 AM
Mazda Motor Corporation’s all-new Mazda Demio (Mazda2 outside Japan) was today named the 2014-2015 Car of the Year Japan by the Japan Car of the Year Committee. Following the Mazda CX-5, Mazda Atenza (Mazda6) and Mazda Axela (Mazda3), the all-new Demio is the fourth in Mazda’s line-up of new-generation models that adopt the full range of SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY*1 and the …
Alcatel-Lucent upgrading DJEZZY (OTA) network in Algeria with microwave solution to meet increasing demand for ultra-broadband access
10/14/2014 9:36:59 AM
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) is providing DJEZZY (OTA) with its industry-leading 9500 Microwave Packet Radio solution, upgrading OTA’s mobile backhaul architecture to meet demand created by expanding ownership of smartphones. OTA, a division of Vimpelcom, is Algeria’s leading mobile service provider, and Alcatel-Lucent’s 9500 MPR long-haul system will …
TransDigm Announces the Hiring of Kevin Stein as Chief Operating Officer of Power Group
10/14/2014 9:30:35 AM
TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) today announced that it has hired Kevin Stein as Chief Operating Officer of its Power Group. TransDigm’s Power business group makes up roughly half of the Company’s revenues and a modestly higher portion of its EBITDA As Defined. Mr. Stein was most recently the Executive Vice President of Precision Castparts Corporation (NYSE: PCP) …
MRI Software Partners With Industry-Leading Hunter Warfield
10/13/2014 3:09:32 PM
MRI Software is happy to announce Hunter Warfield as the newest addition to the prestigious MRI Partner Connect program. Hunter Warfield is the nation’s leading revenue recovery agency for the multifamily industry and the first MRI Partner in the debt collections industry. “We are very excited to expand our Partner Connect program to include a company that specializes in an …
Blanchard Insurance Agency Initiates Food Drive Campaign In Collaboration With Local Car Wash to Raise Food Donations for Hungry People in Palm Beach County
10/13/2014 12:05:25 PM
Palm Beach County – With a new charity program in the Palm Beach County area, Blanchard Insurance Agency has teamed up with Blue Heron Car Wash to support local, hungry people around the holidays. To support their food drive, the Agency asks customers, friends and neighbors to drop off a grocery bag full of food items at Blue Heron Car Wash, at 34 West Blue Heron Blvd, …
iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Arrive in 36 More Countries and Territories This Month
iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Arrive in 36 More Countries and Territories This Month
10/13/2014 12:02:49 PM
Apple® today announced that iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, will arrive in 36 additional countries and territories across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and Africa by the end of October. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available in a total of 69 countries and territories by the end of the month and are on track to …
We’ve made four appointments to our Cash Equity Sales team
10/13/2014 11:41:23 AM
Standard Chartered has recently added to its Cash Equity Sales team with the appointment of: Juanita Halim , as Director, Asian Equity Sales; Germaine Khong , as Associate Director, ASEAN Equity Sales; Dan Vovil , Executive Director, Hong Kong Equity Sales; and Angie Won , as Director, Korea Equity Sales. These new appointments are aligned to the …
Nasdaq Announces Leadership Appointments to Support Strategic Growth Initiatives Across Listings and Market Technology Businesses
10/13/2014 11:36:21 AM
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced a series of leadership appointments across the company’s Listing Services and Market Technology businesses. The moves are designed to align leadership responsibility with areas of strategic growth potential, enabling the company to further broaden and deepen client relationships across the world. Lars Ottersgård and Nelson Griggs will be …
Siemens extends first driverless metro line in Paris
10/13/2014 11:33:33 AM
Siemens has received an order from the Paris transit authority RATP (Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens) to supply the train control equipment and operational control system for the extension of the driverless metro line 14 in Paris. Siemens equipped the original stretch of Line 14 for automatic operation back in 1998 and thus established the first fully automated metro …
BHP Billiton Opens Caval Ridge Metallurgical Coal Mine in Central Queensland
10/13/2014 11:12:33 AM
Today BHP Billiton Coal President, Dean Dalla Valle, was joined by the Hon. Tony Abbott MP, Prime Minister of Australia, and joint venture partner Mitsubishi in a ceremony to open the US$3.4 billion Caval Ridge Mine, which has created around 500 jobs in Queensland. Caval Ridge Mine is the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA)1 eighth operation in the region and will …
Weber Shandwick Japan Chairman Takeo Nishitani Awarded Officer in the Order of the Orange-Nassau Royal Decoration by the Netherlands
Weber Shandwick Japan Chairman Takeo Nishitani Awarded Officer in the Order of the Orange-Nassau Royal Decoration by the Netherlands
10/13/2014 11:05:31 AM
Takeo Nishitani, chairman of Weber Shandwick in Japan has been bestowed the honour of Officer in the Order of Orange-Nassau by His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands for his exceptional contribution to maintaining ties between the two countries. The award ceremony and reception was held on 25 September, at the official residence of H.E. Mr. Radinck Jan Van …
The EFM Goes Serial
10/13/2014 11:01:09 AM
As of February 2015, Berlinale’s industry platform – the European Film Market ( EFM ) with its Berlinale Co-Production Market division - will provide creators and producers of television series with the opportunity to present, sell and buy new high-profile television content. On February 9 and 10, 2015, the EFM is organising special market screenings and a business …
Alumnus Jean Tirole wins Nobel Prize in economic sciences
Alumnus Jean Tirole wins Nobel Prize in economic sciences
10/13/2014 10:49:56 AM
Jean Tirole PhD ’81, a scholar whose longstanding ties to MIT include service on the economics faculty from 1984 to 1991, has been award the 2014 Nobel Prize in economic sciences for his work on the behavior and regulation of powerful firms. Research by Tirole, 61, now a professor of economics at the University of Toulouse in his native France, has highlighted the need for …
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
New CIHs Offered Helpful Tips & Guidance for Earning Certification Maintenance Credits
10/13/2014 10:32:44 AM
Earlier this month, the Fall Exam window opened for Applicants working towards earning their CIH certification.  Administered by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, the current exam window runs through the last day of November. Within the industrial hygiene profession, successfully passing the Certified Industrial Hygienist examination and all of the other requirements …
Three Cubic Technologies Selected As Finalists in 27th Annual CONNECT Most Innovative New Product Awards
10/13/2014 10:14:25 AM
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) announced today that three of its solutions, Halo Array, NextBus Fleet Management Application and NeuroBridge 2.0,  have been selected as finalists in the Aerospace & Security Technologies, Communications & IT and Software categories for the 2014 Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Awards, sponsored by CONNECT. A regional program that …
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
Caribbean’s EHS Experts Identify PAHs & Other Hazardous Chemicals
10/13/2014 10:03:46 AM
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, commonly referred to as PAHs, are a group of chemicals that are formed during the incomplete burning of coal, oil and gas, garbage, or other organic substances like tobacco or charbroiled meat. PAHs are often found as a mixture containing two or more of these chemical compounds.   The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has …