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Bombardier Showcases its Leading Business Jet Portfolio at NBAA 2014
10/10/2014 10:45:37 AM
Bombardier, the world’s largest business aircraft manufacturer, will showcase its leading business jet product portfolio at the 67th annual National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) conference and exhibition in Orlando, Florida from October 21-23, 2014. “The annual NBAA conference and exhibition is a key event and we’re proud to showcase the largest portfolio of products …
BBC Worldwide acquires Beyoncé and Jay Z concert film “On The Run” and announces pre-sales of Foo Fighters documentary, Sonic Highways to 47 territories ahead of MIPCOM
10/10/2014 10:45:33 AM
BBC Worldwide announced today that it has secured the international TV rights to “ON THE RUN” a 1 x 150 HBO concert film of 17-time Grammy winner BEYONCÉ and 19-time Grammy winner JAY Z on their latest tour. An original HBO production, BBC Worldwide has the global rights to all territories excluding North America, France and Australia. The two and a half hour special taped …
Nissan Appoints Allan Rushforth To Head Global Sales
10/10/2014 10:39:50 AM
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the appointment of Allan Rushforth as corporate vice president for Global Sales. Rushforth, an experienced and successful automotive sales executive, will join Nissan at its Yokohama headquarters and report to Philippe Klein, Nissan chief planning officer. Rushforth joins Nissan from South Korea-based Hyundai Motor Co., Ltd., where he …
High thermal stability and resistance to weathering
High thermal stability and resistance to weathering
10/10/2014 10:25:51 AM
Flame-retardant blends made from polycarbonate and ABS are fire-resistant and lightweight and can withstand high mechanical loads. Thanks to these properties they have become firmly established as construction materials for thin-walled components in the electrical and electronics industries. Used for housings, they ensure that laptops, for example, are light and robust, …
Hyatt Herald Square New York Debuts
Hyatt Herald Square New York Debuts
10/10/2014 10:17:35 AM
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) (the “Trust”)  announced the opening of Hyatt Herald Square New York . Ideally located in Midtown Manhattan’s lively Herald Square neighborhood, the 122-room hotel draws on inspiration from the area’s rich publishing history and neighboring Fashion District – both of which serve as inspiration for …
STANLEY Security Kicks Off Nomination Period for $600,000 TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program, Now Open to Higher Education Market
10/10/2014 10:12:32 AM
STANLEY Security,a leading global manufacturer and integrator of comprehensive security solutions for a wide range of industries, announces nominations are now open to higher education institutions for this year’s TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program. In its second year, the STANLEY Security TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program will provide the opportunity to …
Jim Kauffman, Marriott’s President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels, to Retire
Jim Kauffman, Marriott’s President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels, to Retire
10/10/2014 9:45:35 AM
Jim Kauffman, President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels at Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), will retire at the end of the year, after 37 years of service with the company. Mr. Kauffman joined Marriott in 1977 as a sales manager. With his passion for service, he quickly grew his career in various leadership roles at the hotel, regional and corporate levels. He held …
Nucleus Research Names Ceridian A Leader In Human Capital Management Technology For The Fourth Time In A Row
10/10/2014 9:42:35 AM
Ceridian announces it has once again been named a leader in human capital management technology by Nucleus Research for Dayforce HCM.  The Nucleus ranking re-affirms Ceridian’s commitment to supporting the entire employee lifecycle by bringing core HR, payroll, benefits, workforce management, talent management, document management and analytics within a single application for …
Avnet, Inc. Announces Top Honors for Avnet Supply Chain Velocity E-Magazine
10/10/2014 8:35:43 AM
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT ), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that its Avnet Supply Chain Velocity e-magazine received first place in the 2014 Outstanding Material Handling and Logistics Content Awards. Sponsored by the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) and MHI, the nation’s largest material handling, logistics and supply …
Panasonic Ranked 64th in Interbrand’s
Panasonic Ranked 64th in Interbrand’s "Best Global Brands 2014"
10/10/2014 8:28:16 AM
Panasonic ranked 64th in the "Best Global Brands 2014" report published by Interbrand, the world’s leading brand consultancy. This is the 15th annual ranking of the 100 most valuable global brands. The value of each brand is converted into a dollar value to produce the table. Panasonic ranked 64th, its four places up, from 68th last year. Brand value increased by 8%, to …
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
10/10/2014 8:18:46 AM
Yesterday saw the launch of the Tesco Youth Academy in Slovakia, part of our commitment to help young people gain the skills and experience they need to start successful careers.  The Youth Academy website, which is intended for young people aged between 14-18 as well as their teachers, is free to use and is designed to teach key transferrable skills that will be valuable in …
A Star-Making Venture: The Workshop At Macy’s Gears Up For Its Fifth Anniversary Edition
10/9/2014 1:01:31 PM
After four successful courses, The Workshop at Macy’s, the retailer’s innovative “business of fashion” program begins accepting applications today for the fifth anniversary class of entrepreneurs who are poised for bigger retail success. In the spring of 2011, Macy’s created this one-of-a-kind business retail development program with the aim of mentoring and fostering growth …
Bombardier Wins First Rail Control Contract in Ethiopia
10/9/2014 12:56:33 PM
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has won a contract to deliver the mainline signalling solution for Ethiopia’s new 400 km Awash-Weldia line. The order awarded by Turkish construction company Yapi Merkezi, which is delivering the design and construction of the project, has a value of approximately 36 million euro (45 million USD). Part of an investment …
CGS Contributes to Charitable Organizations Through Global Volunteerism and Philanthropic Campaigns
10/9/2014 12:26:48 PM
CGS, a leading global provider of technology solutions, announces several community involvement efforts throughout its global offices in 2014, including charitable campaigns and volunteer initiatives. CGS offices in Romania, Chile, India, Canada and the United States participated in several company-wide and divisional community initiatives including on-site volunteerism, …
Nissan named one of the best global brands for 2014
10/9/2014 11:51:57 AM
Nissan has been named one of the world’s most valuable brands for 2014, according to Interbrand, the world-leading brand consultancy. In the Best Global Brands Study, released today by Interbrand, Nissan ranked 56, up from 65 in 2013. The study cited the strength of Nissan’s financial performance, product portfolio and leadership position in electric vehicles among the drivers …
New Bosch Center for Research and Advance Engineering
New Bosch Center for Research and Advance Engineering
10/9/2014 11:36:35 AM
Some 800 associates expected to move in by the end of 2014 Project on schedule: Remaining construction and move to be completed by early summer 2015 Bosch CEO Denner: “The new Renningen location will enhance the Bosch Group’s innovative strength” Campus-like atmosphere promotes creativity and more networking The time has finally come for the first researchers and …
Nokia Networks enters into partnership with Flash Networks
10/9/2014 11:32:05 AM
Nokia Networks has signed a partnership agreement with Flash Networks to include Flash Networks’ Harmony™ Gateway as part of its mobile broadband core network offering. The market leading solution enables operators to optimize video and web traffic for an improved user experience, including faster web browsing and downloads, smoother video viewing, and content control …
fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty Announces Building Blessing: AlohaNAP Facility Will Allow North American Companies to Reach Asian markets in a Single Hop and Vice Versa
10/9/2014 11:14:26 AM
fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty, LLC (1547), a developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters and Hawaii Pacific Teleport (HPT), an international provider of satellite and fiber-based communications, announced that the blessing ceremony for the grand opening of their AlohaNAP datacenter and network access point in Kapolei will take place on October 9, 2014. …
Atrion Experts to Be Panelists at Risk Managers Forum 2014
10/9/2014 10:54:13 AM
Risk is a principal concern for everyone in the banking industry, and cloud computing is opening up new areas to cover for the risk “point-person” in all institutions. Many are still in a haze about this rapidly-growing technology. To address this, the Massachusetts Bankers Association is holding the final session in the Risk Managers Forum 2014, titled “Cloud …
Altec Presents Certified for Microsoft Dynamics®(CfMD) Product doc-link TM at The Partner Connections Event and Microsoft Dynamics User Group Summits
10/9/2014 10:48:41 AM
Altec Products, Inc.,a leader in enterprise document management and workflow solutions, announced today their sponsorship of the three Microsoft Dynamics User Group Summits and The Partner Connections Event to take place the week of October 13th in St. Louis, Missouri. Altec is a Believer Sponsor of The Partner Connections EventheldOctober13–14.At this diverse …