Former National Oilwell Varco sales executive will lead commercial sales in oil and gas market. Burnett, formerly a lead sales executive with oilfield services giant National Oilwell Varco, brings to this role more than two decades of experience in the oilfield services and components industry.
DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 4, 2014-- Chimerix, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, oral antivirals, today announced the appointment of W. Garrett Nichols, MD, MS as Chief Medical Officer, Essy Mozaffari, PharmD, MPH, MBA, as Vice President of Market Access and Reimbursement, and Odin Naderer, PharmD, as Vice President of Clinical Pharmacology and Translational Medicine.
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif.---- The International Myeloma Foundation says newly published data confirm REVLIMID ® plus low-dose dexamethasone improves survival and other measures of efficacy, compared to MPT, a standard of care for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients who are not eligible for a stem cell transplant.
DUBLIN---- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "A Primary Profile of Internet Set-top Box Users& Intenders" report to their offering. According to recent research, more than 60% of US broadband households have at least one TV connected to the Internet and can enjoy online media services like Netflix and Pandora on their televisions.
NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- SAP SE today announced the opening of the Business Technology Early College High School, an innovative new school in Queens, NY, that enables students to earn a high school diploma, an associate degree in business systems or engineering technology, and gain relevant work experience in the business technology field— all at no cost to the family.
GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Atna Resources Ltd. is pleased to report that in the month of August, its first full month of production, the Pinson Underground Mine, located in Humboldt County, Nevada, produced and shipped approximately 2,275 tons of oxide ore at a grade of 0.348 oz/ton gold.
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac catches 100% of Mac malware in both on-demand and on-access scans. BUCHAREST, Romania---- Bitdefender, the innovative antivirus software provider, has expanded its industry-leading status to the Mac operating system, achieving perfect results in testing by independent security analysis firm AV-TEST.
HELIER, Jersey, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Novocure, a commercial stage oncology company, announced today that the Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare has granted High Unmet Medical Need designation to the NovoTTF-100A System.
CHICAGO, and COUNTY WICKLOW, Ireland, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Futures Exchange SM announced today that it plans to launch futures trading on the CBOE/ CBOT 10- year U.S. CBOE CEO Edward Tilly made the announcement during his address to attendees at the CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe, currently taking place outside of Dublin.
CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The Aon eSolutions leadership team is excited to announce that it has changed its name to Ventiv Technology following Aon plc's sale of the company to Symphony Technology Group.
SAN ANTONIO---- Architecturally striking on the outside and with world-class acoustics on the inside, The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts opens Thursday, September 4 in the heart of downtown with a dedication ceremony in the morning and a combined performance by the San Antonio Symphony, Opera San Antonio and Ballet San Antonio that evening.
ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Jefferson Awards Foundation are pleased to announce a partnership between the AFP Youth in Philanthropy program and the Jefferson Awards Foundation's Students In Action Program.
CLEVELAND, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Forest City Enterprises, Inc., today announced the release of its 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility report, which details the company's environmental, social and economic performance and governance strategy.
DEERFIELD, Ill.---- Walgreens had August sales of $6.39 billion, an increase of 3.6 percent from $6.16 billion for the same month in fiscal 2013.. Total front-end sales increased 2.1 percent in August compared with the same month in fiscal 2013, while comparable store front-end sales increased 1.4 percent.
HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Baker Hughes Incorporated and Aker Solutions announced today that they have received the necessary regulatory approvals for the Subsea Production Alliance announced in April 2014.
The study results were initially reported at the 15 th International Conference on CML organized by the European School of Haematology and the International Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Foundation in Estoril, Portugal, and were published by the College of American Pathologists in Archives of Pathology& Laboratory Medicine.
EMERYVILLE, Calif.---- KineMed, Inc. today announced that the company has received a notice of allowance from the U.S.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and HERNDON, Va., Sept. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, and XO Communications today announced an agreement to provide enterprises with dedicated connectivity to multiple cloud service providers through the Equinix Cloud Exchange, an advanced interconnection solution that enables seamless, on-demand and direct access to multiple clouds and multiple networks inside Equinix International Business Exchange™ data centers.
LAS VEGAS---- AOptix, a pioneer in ultra-high capacity wireless communications, will be joining other thought leaders in 4 G/LTE and 5 G Backhaul as they present in 4 G World’ s“ Next-Generation Backhaul for 4 G Networks” panel on Wednesday, September 10. CTIA and 4 G World are co-located with Super Mobility Week, being held September 9 through 11 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
DALY CITY, Calif.---- Genesys, a leading provider of multi-channel customer experience and contact center solutions, today announced a new call center replacement program for organizations that want to retire their legacy call centers and move to a modern, multi-channel Cloud contact center solution.