L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LLL) announced today that L-3
Communications Corporation, its wholly owned subsidiary, has priced an
offering of $650 million of 4.95% Senior Notes due February 15, 2021.
The notes are being offered in a registered offering pursuant to Rule
415 under the ... read more
Award-winning creative Roger Camp and brand strategist Jamie King have re-joined forces to, in collaboration with Havas Worldwide, launch Camp+King - a new agency focused on creating Conversation-swell(TM) for brands.
The agency has launched with an impressive roster of clients that includes Old Navy, Shaklee and project work for Yahoo!. Camp will serve as principal and chief creative officer while King will serve as the agency's principal and chief executive officer.
Camp and King formerly worked together at Publicis' Hal Riney ... read more
MedAssurant, Inc., a leading provider of data-driven healthcare solutions, today announced the initiation of a joint study with the University of North Carolina (UNC) to assess the relationship between the use of long-acting insulin to treat diabetes and the development of cancer. Following a protocol to be developed by UNC, MedAssurant has been engaged to analyze data from its MORE2 Registry(TM) comparing cancer prevalence and outcomes in patients treated with two different types of prescription insulin.
Recent publications have suggested ... read more
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/03/11 -- Sage North America today announced the availability of Sage ERP Accpac Version 6.0, the latest upgrade to the Sage ERP family, offering businesses greater productivity, enhanced real time visibility to metrics, and the right tools needed to accelerate business growth. As the first step in a new web-deployable ERP framework, Sage ERP Accpac Version 6.0 enables true browser-based access, providing businesses with the interactive collaboration tools required in today's fast-paced business environment. ... read more
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/03/11 -- Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company, has appointed Susan J. Suponcic, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Global Market Access. In this role, she will lead a global practice team who will assist pharmaceutical industry clients in incorporating, substantiating and implementing market access initiatives to capture the value of their innovations and ensure patient access globally.
Dr. Suponcic has more than 13 years of market access ... read more
a leading provider of Digital
Marketing Intelligence, today released Industry InsightTM,
the first lead generation system based on online advertising activity.
Sales and marketing professionals apply nearly two dozen
... read more
Due to changes in market conditions, ICBU management decided to change the focus of its business plan away from the alternative energy industry and instead into medical diagnostics, health and fitness. The company's prior operations surrounding the research and development of alternative fuel based natural substances and bi-products, such as algae and krill oil, lead it into using some of those same ingredients for nutraceutical and health and fitness products.
Accordingly, ICBU acquired the rights to the "Jelco nutrient ... read more
WHO: Chris Koopmans, vice president of product development at
Bytemobile, will present on the Network Breaking Point panel session at
Mobile World Congress 2011.
WHAT: This panel will focus on the ... read more
T-Mobile USA today was awarded the highest ranking for the second
consecutive time in J.D. Power and Associates’ 2011 Wireless Customer
Care Performance StudySM — Volume 1.
“We are honored to be the wireless industry’s highest-ranked customer
service provider, ... read more
Solutions, a full-service provider of mainframe migration,
modernization and optimization solutions, announced today that a
northern California county has reduced annual costs by 30 percent and
enhanced IT efficiency by moving its COBOL-based Criminal Justice
Information System (CJIS) from ... read more
TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site* and an operating company of Expedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPE), today announced it has expanded its mobile travel offering with the acquisition of Palo Alto, California-based EveryTrail®. EveryTrail has developed a GPS-enabled publishing platform to create outdoor tours and city guides for mobile devices. The technology will complement TripAdvisor's millions of travel reviews and opinions, and enrich the quality of travel information consumers can access from their smartphones. Terms of the acquisition will not be ... read more
Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) will hold a webcast next Wednesday in conjunction with a presentation by Kerry Preete, senior vice president - global strategy, at the Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum. Preete's presentation will begin at 2:30 p.m. E.T. Feb. 9.
Preete will discuss the company's business performance and operational path, financial targets and other matters related to the business.
Slides and a simultaneous audio webcast will be available for the presentation by visiting the investor section of ... read more
On Saturday (Jan. 29), a telco outage at Shell Oil stations directly caused more than $12 million in duplicate charges for its retail customers, according to a report in today's edition of StorefrontBacktalk. The full story can be read at http://storefrontbacktalk.com/securityfraud/12-million-in-duplicate-charges-from-shell-oil-telco-crash/.
"This is yet the latest case of a chain getting burned because the payment industry has no consistent way to deal with in-progress credit and debit charges when systems crash. Does store-and-forward need to be tweaked to be made ... read more
The National Children's Museum (NCM) today announced it will work in partnership with Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street. The National Children's Museum will provide Sesame Workshop a permanent museum home in the nation's capital, extending the Workshop's educational mission. As part of the partnership, Sesame Street, and its characters, through interactive exhibits, educational video segments and books, will be integrated into elements of the Museum's Early Learners gallery and incorporated in select Museum events and programming. ... read more
In a twist on traditional Valentine's Day gifts, Samuel Adams and FromYouFlowers.com have brewed up the perfect delivery for beer lovers. As almost 75 percent of men say they would prefer a beer-themed gift over more traditional options such as flowers*, guys across the country are sure to crave the new Samuel Adams® Hoppy Valentine's Day gift basket. The basket perfectly pairs two Samuel Adams Boston Lager® Pint Glasses with hops, a Samuel Adams keychain, organic dark chocolate ... read more
Lockerz, a members-only social commerce website with nearly 18 million members worldwide, today announced that its much buzzed-about series, "The Homes," has reached 1 million views in less than one week, just within its member community. "The Homes" is an indie rock musical starring Chelsea Kane (formerly Staub, Jonas LA).
In response to the tremendous positive feedback from the entertainment community as well as members, Lockerz is now making its entire collection of 3,000 videos accessible ... read more
Close-Up TV News recognizes SB International for its commitment to providing quality products to the energy sector and its advocacy for the exploration of alternative fuels.
To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/sbintl/47530/
From the drills used to extract oil to the pipelines needed to transmit natural gas, steel remains one of the most vital resources for American and International industry. But while there are many domestic producers of steel, there still exists a gap between ... read more
The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH), a 109-bed, general acute care hospital, recently announced an agreement with MobileMD, Inc., a leading health information exchange vendor, to provide state-of-the-art health information exchange (HIE) and certified, interoperable electronic health record (EHR) systems to CHH and its healthcare community.
"The use of integrated information technology and electronic medical record systems make it easier and more cost effective for a community of health care providers and other support organizations to better manage patient care at the ... read more
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross), the largest health plan in Minnesota, recently received accreditation as a CEO Cancer Gold Standard(TM) from the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, in collaboration with the American Cancer Society. Blue Cross earned the Gold Standard accreditation by meeting the criteria of workplace programs by reducing the risk of cancer for employees and their families through promoting healthy lifestyle choices, encouraging early detection via cancer screenings and ensuring access to quality treatment. Blue ... read more
Missouri Baptist Medical Center now provides patients with a new, minimally invasive surgical treatment option for colorectal cancer - robotic surgery with the da Vinci®-S(TM) Surgical System. Eric D. Lederman, MD, a board certified general and colon and rectal surgeon, performed the first da Vinci robot-assisted colorectal surgery at Missouri Baptist in late 2010. He is one of only four surgeons in Missouri who can perform this surgery robotically.(1)
Colorectal cancer - cancer of the colon or ... read more