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Xaxis names Mickey Zhang as Managing Director, China
Xaxis names Mickey Zhang as Managing Director, China
11/27/2014 11:25:43 AM
Xaxis, the world’s largest programmatic media and technology platform, announced today it has appointed Mickey Zhang as managing director for China. With more than 10 years of digital advertising experience on both the agency and publisher sides, Zhang brings deep expertise in the China ad market to the role where she will be responsible for leading Xaxis operations throughout …
Serco awarded contract to continue running Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre
11/24/2014 11:25:07 AM
Serco will introduce a series of improvements and innovations at Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) under a new eight year contract awarded by the UK Home Office to continue running the Centre.  Serco will draw on best practice from around the world to ensure that the highest standard of care is provided for residents at all times and to place even more emphasis on …
Hazardous Chemical Exposures in the Workplace
Hazardous Chemical Exposures in the Workplace
11/24/2014 10:21:01 AM
Earlier this month, four workers were killed at a chemical refinery in La Porte, Texas.  The tragedy occurred when methyl mercaptan leaked at the plant and the workers were overcome by the release.  A team from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is currently investigating the deadly incident.   While sudden deaths, like what occurred in Texas may not happen on daily basis, …
Texas and Gulf Coast Residents Provided Tips to Prevent Winter Water Damage & Mold
Texas and Gulf Coast Residents Provided Tips to Prevent Winter Water Damage & Mold
11/24/2014 10:12:34 AM
With the official start of winter almost a month away, many parts of Texas and the Gulf Coast have already experienced freezing weather and even snow in some areas.  The arctic blast that took place in mid-November reminded people that winter and sustained cold temperatures are just around the corner.   Strong winds, rain, snow and ice can all take a toll on a home or …
Bosch: Associates’ ideas save 395 million euros
11/24/2014 9:36:08 AM
* Company founder Robert Bosch introduced the suggestions book in 1924 * Two associates at Bosch foundry have received the highest possible cash reward of 150,000 euros * Christoph Kübel, Bosch director of industrial relations: “Associates’ ideas enhance our innovative strength” For 90 years now, Bosch has systematically benefited from its associates’ creativity and …
Caribbean’s Building Science Experts Provide Advice for Protecting Indoor Environments after a Flood
Caribbean’s Building Science Experts Provide Advice for Protecting Indoor Environments after a Flood
11/24/2014 8:49:19 AM
Whether due to a natural disaster, leaking roof or a broken pipe, a flooding event can cause widespread damage throughout a property.  If any standing water, moisture or elevated humidity levels are not quickly addressed, indoor air quality (IAQ) and potential health problems for building occupants will often add to the damage caused by the initial flooding event.   Standing …
IDpack Element 9.1, IDpack Business 9.1 and IDpack Professional 9.1 are now available.
IDpack Element 9.1, IDpack Business 9.1 and IDpack Professional 9.1 are now available.
11/24/2014 8:34:16 AM
InnoTechnix is now shipping version 9.1 of all IDpack editions: IDpack Element, IDpack Business and IDpack Professional. This release of IDpack includes many optimized features and bug fixes. Our three major components (video, barcode and picture) have been updated to the latest available version. IDpack is software used to print ID cards with a plastic ID card …
Mondo Expands Into Atlanta Market
11/19/2014 10:00:00 AM
Mondo a leading Digital Marketing and Technology Resourcing provider, announces the expansion into the Atlanta, GA, market. As the 8th largest economy in the US and the 17th worldwide, it’s no surprise it continues to make every significant industry “hot list” for technology and digital marketing spend and job growth. Atlanta has been named one of the top 10 cities for …
The VA Apprentice Version 3.0 - Released! The Achievable 6-Figure Online Business Model.
11/18/2014 6:36:50 AM
The annual update of The VA Apprentice (Version 3.0) has just been released! Michelle Dale has now updated the members area with the all new version of The Virtually Anywhere Apprentice. In version 3.0 you’ll learn a unique and proven, 6 figure online service business model from start to finish, taking you through step-by-step all the tools, systems, documentation, …
Living the Golden Rule: Vallmar & Co. Teams Up With Weaver Pro-Pak 
to Assemble and Package the New Golden Rule Marble™
Living the Golden Rule: Vallmar & Co. Teams Up With Weaver Pro-Pak to Assemble and Package the New Golden Rule Marble™
11/18/2014 6:00:00 AM
For family-owned Vallmar & Co ., the Golden Rule is not just something they believe in, but also something they strive to practice every day in their business. That is why they have partnered with Weaver Pro-Pak, the production services division of Weaver Industries of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, for the finishing, assembling, and packaging of Vallmar’s latest product, the …
Texas Asbestos Consultants Help to Ensure Buildings are Safe from Airborne Hazards
Texas Asbestos Consultants Help to Ensure Buildings are Safe from Airborne Hazards
11/17/2014 4:56:18 PM
According to some reports, asbestos was used in over 3,000 materials by the 1970s.  Many of these materials were used to construct homes, schools and commercial buildings.  In fact, asbestos was used in everything from roofing and siding to insulation, flooring and textured paints and painting compounds.    Asbestos is a mineral fiber that is most likely to be found in homes …
CIHs Uniquely Skilled to Help School Districts Ensure a Healthy Indoor Environment
CIHs Uniquely Skilled to Help School Districts Ensure a Healthy Indoor Environment
11/17/2014 11:28:49 AM
In October, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released new guidance to help school districts protect indoor air quality (IAQ) while increasing energy efficiency during renovation projects.  Energy Savings Plus Health: Indoor Air Quality Guidelines for School Building Upgrades offers opportunities to prevent and control potentially harmful conditions during these …
Nursing Homes in Puerto Rico Rely on Zimmetry to Identify Environmental Pathogens
Nursing Homes in Puerto Rico Rely on Zimmetry to Identify Environmental Pathogens
11/17/2014 10:27:14 AM
Last month, the Columbia University School of Nursing published a news release about a study that found rising infection rates at nursing homes across the country.  After examining infections in nursing homes in the United States over a 5 year period, the study concluded that rates of a variety of infections are increasing, including those caused by multiple drug-resistant …
Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Promises to be a “Must Attend” Event
Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Promises to be a “Must Attend” Event
11/17/2014 10:06:51 AM
With 2014 coming to an end and the busy spring conference period just a short time away, many of the leading indoor air quality and energy efficiency experts have begun penciling in conferences to attend next year.  One of the top conferences for many of these professionals is the 2015 Northeast Indoor Air Quality & Energy Conference.   The Maine Indoor Air Quality …
Lenovo Celebrates Military Appreciation with Donation to the USO
11/14/2014 9:50:52 AM
Today Lenovo proudly announced that it has expanded its partnership with the United Service Organizations (USO). During halftime of the Washington Redskins game at FedEx Field on Sunday, November 16, Lenovo will host representatives of USO, Inc., the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore, and the USO of North Carolina, as well as active-duty troops, in celebrating the USO …
How to Be Successful In Business – Leading Financial Planning Company Reveals ‘Building Wealth’ Secrets
11/12/2014 9:55:14 PM
VICTORIA, Australia November 2014 – The small business sector is the fastest growing division in the Australian economy. But it also has the highest failure rate with an average of 44 small businesses closing their doors every day.* According to leading Melbourne financial services company, The Hendrie Group, one of the most common mistakes small business owners keep making …
Property Managers Turn to CSC to Resolve Mold and IAQ Issues
Property Managers Turn to CSC to Resolve Mold and IAQ Issues
11/12/2014 1:16:07 PM
According to some estimates, there are approximately 30 million apartment units in the United States.  These units are managed by landlords and professional management companies and range from low income apartments to luxury living accommodations.   As is the case with virtually any type of building, water damage and elevated humidity levels can result in the growth of mold …
Introducing Illumachrome Splash Color Processing the Hottest Award Trend
Introducing Illumachrome Splash Color Processing the Hottest Award Trend
11/12/2014 10:11:04 AM
Corporate Awards Source is pleased to introduce Illumachrome/Splash color printing to its already rich list of image processing options. Illumachrome Splash is a new technology that enables designers to embellish plaques and awards with a burst of color. One of Illinois’s major awards designers, Corporate Awards Source is adding Illumachrome Splash color printing to its …
Fatalities and injuries in the workplace still too high
Fatalities and injuries in the workplace still too high
11/12/2014 8:41:01 AM
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have released figures showing the number of workplace accidents and injuries that were reported in 2013/14. The results show that although health and safety procedures have improved, the occurrence of serious injuries and fatalities in the workplace is still far too high. 133 people sadly died in a workplace accident in 2013/14. …
Convergys Named a 2015 Military Friendly Employer
11/11/2014 1:18:47 PM
Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in customer management, announced today it was named a 2015 Military and Military Spouse Friendly Employer for the second year in a row by Victory Media. The Convergys Work at Home program, tailored benefits package, such as a tuition reimbursement and a 401(k), and flexible work opportunities provide military spouses and …