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Staff Right Solutions, LLC Continues Its Steady Growth and Announces Another New Office
12/2/2014 12:06:03 PM
STAFF RIGHT SOLUTIONS, LLC, a regional leader in staffing and recruiting services for Financial, Administrative and Light Industrial markets, is pleased to announce the opening of another new office located at 303 East Main St., Bound Brook, NJ  08805. “Staff Right Solutions strong, steady growth and our expanding regional footprint are a real tribute to the talent of our …
Avnet Technology Solutions Selected to Bring HP ConvergedSystem 700 to Market in the U.S.
12/2/2014 10:53:15 AM
Avnet Technology Solutions , the global IT solutions distribution leader and an operating group of  Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:  AVT), will be the first distributor in the U.S. to offer solution provider partners HP ConvergedSystem 700 powered by HP OneView , a comprehensive, innovative solution that delivers a software-defined environment to help customers embrace an open hybrid …
oneworld is Global Traveler’s best airline alliance – five years in a row
12/2/2014 10:43:48 AM
one world® has been named the Best Airline Alliance in Global Traveler magazine’s 2014 GT Tested Reader Survey – for the fifth year in a row. Global Traveler describes its GT Tested awards as "the Super Bowl of travel" with " one world the quarterback of the team, shining as Best Airline Alliance for the fifth year in a row.  Its team members are definitely an elite squad". …
Leading Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co. and EG Home Team Up and Create Award Winning Homes
Leading Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co. and EG Home Team Up and Create Award Winning Homes
12/2/2014 10:00:00 AM
Nationally acclaimed interior design and model merchandising company, Lita Dirks and Co. was instrumental in helping EG Home win two Best Home Awards in the 2014 Home Building Industry Awards from the HBRA of Connecticut. The Jefferson model at Chatfield Farms was named Best Detached 55+ Home 2,000-3,000 square feet , while The Lincoln model, also at Chatfield Farms, won …
Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cairo Nasr City in Egypt
12/2/2014 8:58:00 AM
Carlson Rezidor, one of the  largest and most dynamic hotel groups worldwide, announces the Radisson Blu  Hotel, Cairo Nasr City in Egypt. The property featuring 300 rooms is scheduled  to open in Q1 2016. It is Carlson Rezidor’s second Radisson Blu hotel in Cairo. “We are delighted to  further strengthen our presence in the key market of Cairo. Egypt has recovered  from the …
AkzoNobel signs global supply agreement with Daimler AG
12/2/2014 8:55:14 AM
Daimler AG has signed an agreement with AkzoNobel Performance Coatings making the company one of the approved suppliers of vehicle refinishes to Daimler dealerships and approved bodyshops worldwide. The contract covers the supply and support of AkzoNobel’s Sikkens brand to the company’s dealership network including Mercedes-Benz, Smart, and Mercedes-Benz commercial …
Corning to Acquire Samsung Electronics’ Fiber Optics Business
12/2/2014 8:53:42 AM
Corning Incorporated  (NYSE: GLW) announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. to acquire its fiber optics business. The terms of the agreement were not released. The acquisition is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter of 2015, subject to customary closing conditions, including receipt of regulatory …
Atlanta Housing Authority Builds On Business Transformation with SciQuest
12/1/2014 4:05:58 PM
SciQuest , Inc. (NASDAQ: SQI), a leading provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, today announced that the Atlanta Housing Authority (AHA) has selected and implemented SciQuest’s eProcurement solutions as a major step toward total business transformation. AHA purchased SciQuest’s Total Supplier Management, Sourcing Director, and Contract …
Ogilvy Hong Kong celebrates successes at the Kam Fan Awards
Ogilvy Hong Kong celebrates successes at the Kam Fan Awards
12/1/2014 3:57:32 PM
Ogilvy & Mather Hong Kong collected 15 awards at the prestigious Kam Fan Awards organised by the Association of Accredited Advertising Agencies of Hong Kong (HK4A). The agency had a number of successes including one Gold, two Silver and 12 Bronze trophies recognizing work for Orbis ‘Don’t Look Away’, Orbis ‘Trade Away Darkness’, Faber Castells ‘Just Add Water’ campaign, …
Credit Suisse named Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines for the first time by The Asset
12/1/2014 1:14:39 PM
Credit Suisse is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines from The Asset, a leading industry business publication in Asia Pacific. Johnny Escaler, Co-Head of Philippines Investment Banking, said: “We are extremely thrilled by today’s announcement – it is the first time we have won this award. This is an outstanding achievement …
Webinar on the Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Webinar on the Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
12/1/2014 12:58:28 PM
The Sedona Conference “Voices From the Desert” webinar series is honored to host three of the primary drafters of the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The 90-minute panel will explain the amendments, discuss some of the process and thinking that went into the various drafts, and prognosticate on the consequences the amendments may have on day-to-day …
Russell/Nomura Japan Equity Indexes add 38 new firms in annual reconstitution
12/1/2014 12:55:48 PM
The family of Russell/Nomura Indexes, which captures 98% of the float-adjusted market capitalization of the Japanese equity market, added 38 new firms as part of the annual reconstitution process on December 1, announced Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. and Russell Investments. The membership list was posted on http://qr.nomuraholdings.com/en/frcnri/index.html. The turnover …
AstraZeneca and Eli Lilly and Company initiate pivotal clinical trial for patients with early Alzheimer’s disease
12/1/2014 10:40:50 AM
AstraZeneca and Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) today announced enrolment of the first patient into AMARANTH, a Phase II/III study of an oral beta secretase cleaving enzyme (BACE) inhibitor currently in development as a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease. AZD3293, also known as LY3314814, has been shown in Phase I studies to reduce levels of amyloid-beta in the …
IHG Brings InterContinental Luxury to Perth CBD
IHG Brings InterContinental Luxury to Perth CBD
12/1/2014 10:34:36 AM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with UNIR Hotels Pty Ltd. After 18 years of successful management, UNIR Hotels have decided to redevelop the Rydges Hotel for conversion into a luxurious 240-room InterContinental hotel in the capital city of the Western Australian state, following a …
Australia and New Zealand Petcare markets acquire IAMS and EUKANUBA
Australia and New Zealand Petcare markets acquire IAMS and EUKANUBA
12/1/2014 9:47:40 AM
Mars, Incorporated announced today that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the IAMS® and EUKANUBA® brands from The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) in Australia and New Zealand. This follows an agreement announced by the companies earlier in 2014 and receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals. Mars has already acquired Procter & Gamble’s pet food …
Investec Bank Joins Q400 NextGen Aircraft Family Following Lease Agreement with Thailand’s Nok Air
12/1/2014 9:32:57 AM
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft officially welcomed Investec Bank plc (“Investec”) to the family of Q400 aircraft lessors as Thai premium low-cost carrier Nok Air and the international bank and asset manager closed the sale and leaseback of two extra capacity Bombardier Q400 NextGen airliners. The 86-seat aircraft recently joined the carrier’s fleet as part of a purchase …
Best Selling Book, “Choosing a Caregiver: Expect the Best and Know How to Ask for It” is now Free on Amazon through Friday
12/1/2014 6:00:00 AM
Haley Lynn Gray is announcing her newest Best Selling Book, Choosing a Caregiver: Expect the Best and Know How to Ask for It .  It will be offered for free on Amazon this week (12/01/2014– 12/05/2014) and should be downloaded by all with aging parents .   Caring for your parents can be difficult and emotionally draining. Getting appropriate, safe care, can be difficult. …
“Best Selling Book, A Beautiful Life with No Excuses” is now Free on Amazon through Friday
12/1/2014 6:00:00 AM
Maria Mantovano’s, A Beautiful Life with No Excuses is so compelling, so unbelievable and so heart wrenching that you as the reader will be astonished as tears fill your eyes when you see the Power of this one Human Being. Raymond’s story was written to benefit the lives of hundreds and thousands people who have felt loss. It’s a story for any parent who has lost a child …
“Choosing a Caregiver: Expect the Best and Know How to Ask for It” – Free tomorrow on Amazon for five days only
11/30/2014 6:00:00 AM
Haley Lynn Gray is announcing her newest Best Selling Book, Choosing a Caregiver: Expect the Best and Know How to Ask for It .  It will be offered for free on Amazon this week (12/01/2014– 12/05/2014) and should be downloaded by all with aging parents .   Caring for your parents can be difficult and emotionally draining. Getting appropriate, safe care, can be difficult. …
Mardy Eger feeds over 250 families for Thanksgiving 2014
11/29/2014 2:40:26 PM
Thanksgiving 2014 was very special for over 250 families in a small community just outside of Raleigh North Carolina. This was due to the labor of love of Mardy Eger  family and staff.   A product and victim of domestic violence, Mardy lost his beloved mother at the hands of his father at the young and tender age of 10 years of age, a tragic event that left him without …