WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Nihad Awad, national executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, is attending today's funeral for Michael Brown, the unarmed African-American teenager who was shot to death by police in Ferguson, Mo..
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Z Capital Partners, L.L.C., a leading private equity firm that makes opportunistic, long term investments in companies that may require growth capital, operational turnaround or restructuring, was named the successful bidder in the auction process for the Carillon Hotel and Spa owned by FL 6801 Spirits LLC and its subsidiaries which is currently being operated and managed as Canyon Ranch Hotel& Spa in Miami Beach, a world-class beachfront boutique hotel& luxury spa.
ST. LOUIS---- Hatchbuck, sales and marketing software for small business, announces today the launch of the Hatchbuck Agency Partner Program. According research by McKinsey& Company, 15 to 20 percent of marketing spend can be released through better return on investment efforts, either for reinvestment for growth or return to bottom line.
DUBLIN---- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Advanced Research Report Network Functions Virtualization" report to their offering. The Network Functions Virtualization report provides a thorough, qualitative assessment of the NFV market over the next five years as it relates to telecom Service Providers and equipment vendors.
NORWALK, Conn., Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- UBM Medica US announces that Consultant Live, a leading online community and information resource for primary care clinicians, features a sleep disorders topic center devoted to fostering better recognition and treatment of patients who have insomnia, obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs disorder, and other sleep-related problems.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- NASA has exercised the first option to extend the period of performance of its Test and Operations Support Contract with Jacobs Technology Inc. of Tullahoma, TN, to September 30, 2016.
WILLIAMSPORT, Md., Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- To help enhance the reliability of its electric system, Potomac Edison crews have replaced or repaired about 1,000 wooden utility poles so far this year as part of the company's annual inspection program.
Newest Scan-tini Model Provides Flexibility and Ease-of-Use Ideal for Office Workers, Road Warriors, and At-Home Users Alike.
MILPITAS, Calif.---- Relay2, Inc., an emerging leader in next-generation enterprise-class wireless networking solutions, announced today it has been included in the prestigious CRN 2014 Network Connectivity Services Partner Program Guide, which highlights the service providers and technology vendors whose offerings provide the underpinnings of today's mission-critical network connectivity solutions.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation, today announced Mr. James R. Gober, Chairman, President and CEO will speak at the Keefe Bruyette& Woods 2014 Insurance Conference being held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York, New York, on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 1:20 p.m..
IRVING, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- VHA Inc. today announced that BJC HealthCare has joined Mid-America Service Solutions, LLC, a consolidated service center that is part of VHA SupplyNetworks. "We are excited to welcome BJC HealthCare to Mid-America Service Solutions," said Jeff Andersen, VHA vice president, Mid-America region.
BOSTON, Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Raiing Medical Company and the Center for Connected Health at Partners HealthCare initiated a clinical research program to assess the feasibility of the iThermonitor as a clinical support tool in the management of patients with acute leukemia undergoing intensive chemotherapy at various Partners affiliated pediatric oncology centers.
ST. PAUL, Minn.---- With the 2014 Greater Twin Cities United Way annual fund moving full-steam ahead, the state’ s largest non-governmental funder is already teeing-up for 2015. Today, 3 M and Greater Twin Cities United Way announce that next year’ s local campaign will be led by Inge Thulin, 3 M chairman, president and chief executive officer.
GENOA, Italy---- ESAOTE announces the launch of two new ultrasound machines, confirming its position as a leading innovator in the global ultrasound imaging market, delivering affordable productivity, efficiency and value. MyLab™ Six and MyLab™ Gamma have been developed to address key sectors of the imaging market, reinforcing ESAOTE’ s global ultrasound portfolio- from application-specific to fully shared services.
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- MGM Resorts International employees have pledged more than $5 million this year to support nonprofit organizations serving the resort company's host communities in Nevada, Michigan and Mississippi, as well as other regional and national nonprofit organizations.
Chubb's Social Engineering Fraud Endorsement provides coverage for an organization's losses when an employee is tricked into making a payment through email, telephone, letter or other means to someone who purports to be a vendor or client.
The American Icon Is Commemorated with New Creative, Refreshed Packaging and Sweepstakes. PITTSBURGH---- This year, Ore-Ida ® Tater Tots ® celebrate six decades on the American table. A family favorite for generations, the Tater Tots brand will commemorate the anniversary the only way it knows how– with originality, quality and flavor.
Carolyn Clancy, Interim Under Secretary for Health for the Department of Veterans Affairs will give the keynote address at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday.
CHICAGO---- According to the latest iteration of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study conducted by The Jacobson Group and Ward Group, 58 percent of companies polled intend to increase staff in 2014. This is the second highest rate in the history of the survey and represents a slightly moderated response from the survey high at the beginning of 2014. In addition, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported the unemployment rate for the insurance industry is at 3.4 percent, continuing the recent trend of low industry unemployment.
MILWAUKEE, Wis.---- Clearly stated quality vision and values, and unequivocal leadership are key components to a successful culture of quality that can help organizations drive results, according to new research from ASQ and Forbes Insights.