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New Studies Show Favorable Long-Term Results with Strut-based Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment
9/15/2014 3:22:31 PM
Cianna Medical, Inc., a women’s health company, today announced five-year results for the first 200 hundred patients treated with the SAVI® breast brachytherapy applicator, including excellent local control, low rates of toxicities and excellent cosmetic results. An additional study of nearly 600 patients with over three years of follow-up reported similar outcomes, leading …
Target to Open TargetExpress Small-Format Store in San Diego
Target to Open TargetExpress Small-Format Store in San Diego
9/15/2014 3:04:07 PM
Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) today announced plans for its sixth TargetExpress store, opening in the South Park area of San Diego in July 2015. The store will be located at the northeast Corner of Grape Street and Fern Street. At approximately 19,000 square feet, this store will be about 14 percent of the size of a typical general merchandise Target store (135,000 square feet). …
Air Products Again Recognized for Sustainability Leadership by Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes
9/15/2014 3:02:03 PM
Air Products (NYSE: APD ) has again achieved a leadership position among the top 10 percent of companies in its industry as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) 2014/2015, a gold standard benchmark for corporate sustainability performance. Air Products also is a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which places it among …
YourMembership.com Acquires JobTarget’s Career Center Business Unit
9/15/2014 2:52:46 PM
YourMembership.com announced today that it will acquire JobTarget’s Career Center Business Unit, adding a more robust and complementary platform to its Association Career Network service. Their partnership marks a turning point in the industry, combining the strongest career center platform and services model with the best media and advertising sales force in the marketplace. …
US Air Force Expands RQ-4 Global Hawk Fleet
9/15/2014 1:28:18 PM
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) a $354 million primarily firm-fixed-price contract to expand their RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) fleet by three aircraft. Global Hawk operates multiple sensors simultaneously to gather intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) data. The new aircraft are Multi-INT models that …
Funds advised by Apax Partners agree to sell their majority stake in the TriZetto Corporation to Cognizant Technology Solutions
9/15/2014 1:17:04 PM
Funds advised by Apax Partners (“Apax”) today announced that they have agreed to sell their majority ownership stake in the TriZetto Corporation (“TriZetto”).  TriZetto, a provider of world-class healthcare information technology and service solutions, will be sold to Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (“Cognizant”) for $2.7 billion in cash, subject to customary adjustments. …
Minecraft to join Microsoft
9/15/2014 11:18:36 AM
Microsoft Corp. today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Mojang, the celebrated Stockholm-based game developer, and the company’s iconic “Minecraft” franchise. The Mojang team will join Microsoft Studios, which includes the studios behind global blockbuster franchises “Halo,” “Forza,” “Fable” and more. Microsoft’s investments in cloud and mobile technologies will …
Leonardo Chosen by Qunar, China’s Largest Travel Platform, for Hotel Visual Content
9/15/2014 10:22:13 AM
Leonardo Worldwide, technology and online media company for the global hospitality industry, today announced a new agreement with Qunar, China’s largest online travel platform, with over 75 million monthly visitors. Qunar has selected Leonardo’s technology to source, manage, and display high quality photos and rich media for hotels listed on its website and its regional …
hybris software to Boost Global B2B Commerce Capabilities for 3M
9/15/2014 10:16:52 AM
hybris software, an SAP company and the world’s fastest growing commerce platform provider, today announces that 3M , a global innovation company, is implementing the hybris Commerce Suite to significantly enhance its B2B e-commerce offerings, allowing the brand to deliver a truly exceptional customer experience to organizations and individuals around the globe.   As one …
Comdata, MasterCard and Cabela’s to Present a Financial Leadership Luncheon in Denver
9/15/2014 10:13:42 AM
Comdata Inc., a leading provider of electronic payment solutions, will host a financial leadership event featuring guest speakers, Chris Shanahan, vice president business development of MasterCard Worldwide and David Siler, accounting shared services leader at Cabela’s. The luncheon takes place on Thursday, September 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Denver Athletic …
Bosch intends to acquire all shares in ZF Lenksysteme
9/15/2014 9:37:22 AM
ZF Lenksysteme: approximately 4.1 billion euros in sales, more than 13,000 associates in eight countries in 2013 Sales of electric steering systems growing Products for more efficient, automated, and connected vehicles Bosch is planning to increase its stake in ZF Lenksysteme GmbH (ZFLS) to 100 percent. On September 15, 2014, Robert Bosch GmbH and ZF Friedrichshafen …
Businesses in Puerto Rico Take Action during National Preparedness Month to Make Emergency Contingency Plans
Businesses in Puerto Rico Take Action during National Preparedness Month to Make Emergency Contingency Plans
9/15/2014 9:12:09 AM
In 2004, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) designated September as National Preparedness Month.  The event encourages citizens across the United States to take steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, schools and communities.   Emergency preparedness requires attention to not just specific types of hazards, but also to steps that increase …
The Attachmate Group Enters into Agreement to Merge with Micro Focus
9/15/2014 9:08:36 AM
The Attachmate Group a privately-held software holding company owned by an investment group led by Francisco Partners, Golden Gate Capital, Elliott Management and Thoma Bravo, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Micro Focus. The transaction is expected to close on November 3, 2014. It is subject to customary closing conditions, …
McAfee Appoints Scott Lovett as Head of Worldwide Sales
9/15/2014 8:57:29 AM
McAfee, part of Intel Security, today announced the appointment of Scott Lovett to the position of head of worldwide sales, signifying the company’s commitment to protecting customers’ critical business data and operations across all key enterprise attack vectors. Lovett will report directly to Michael DeCesare, president of McAfee, and lead the global sales team. “Security …
Canon U.S.A. Celebrates 75 Years Of Optics Heritage With The Addition Of Three New Lenses
Canon U.S.A. Celebrates 75 Years Of Optics Heritage With The Addition Of Three New Lenses
9/15/2014 8:38:47 AM
Following on the heels of its milestone of 100 million EF lenses produced worldwide*, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce three new lenses adding to it’s rich history of developing and delivering outstanding optics to all types of photographers, cinematographers, online content creators and image makers from budding amateurs to the …
Why IT Contractors Need to Be Strategic When It Comes to Defence Jobs
Why IT Contractors Need to Be Strategic When It Comes to Defence Jobs
9/15/2014 7:39:39 AM
As a contractor, do you want to go through the “hassle” of being checked for clearance before you can start work on your next job? In short, is security clearance a good idea for you? As one might expect when it comes to anything to do with government organisations, there are various levels of complexity related to security clearance . At the minimum you will be …
Leadership Safari Is Now Free on Amazon for the Next 5 Days
9/15/2014 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 …
Team Up! Is Now Free on Amazon for the Next 5 Days
9/15/2014 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 …
Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results, Will Be Free to Download Tomorrow (9/15/2014)
9/14/2014 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 ”.  T his 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 …
Leadership Safari: Discovering the Secret to Leadership Success, Will Be Free to Download Tomorrow (9/15/2014)
9/14/2014 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 …