Atlanta, GA - based Precision Aviation Group (PAG), exclusive provider of ISMRO® (Inventory Supported Maintenance Repair & Overhaul), announces that their subsidiary - Precision Accessories and Instruments (PAI) has been awarded NDT certification by the FAA.
PAG subsidiary Precision Accessories and Instruments (PAI) has added Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) to its Unlimited Accessory, Avionics and Instrument ratings. "We are proud of gaining our latest rating from the FAA. The NDT rating allows us to provide additional services to our customers. ... read more
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), today announced top-line data
showing that ridaforolimus, an investigational oral mTOR inhibitor, met
the primary endpoint of improved progression-free survival (PFS)
compared to placebo in the Phase 3 SUCCEED trial conducted in patients
with metastatic soft-tissue ... read more
After helping over 40,000 couples book their wedding entertainment, GigMasters has learned a thing or two about weddings. Today's launch of a new wedding section (http://www.gigmasters.com/weddings), chock full of all things entertainment, including: wedding song lists, a planning checklist, an advice column, and a daily blog of wedding entertainment inspiration, brings that time-tested expertise to brides, grooms, and wedding professionals.
"It's no secret that today's engaged couples want a one-of-a-kind wedding," says Marissa Latshaw, VP of Marketing ... read more
Soccer season is in full swing and a local foot and ankle surgeon strongly urges parents and coaches to think twice before coaxing young, injury-prone soccer players to "play through" foot and ankle pain.
"Skeletally immature kids, starting and stopping and moving side to side on cleats that are little more than moccasins with spikes - that's a recipe for foot and ankle sprains and worse," cautions Davis, a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
"Kids will play ... read more
Mitek Systems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MITK) (www.miteksystems.com), an innovator of mobile-imaging applications and solutions for financial services and other industries, said today it is seeing a rapid upswing in new deployments of its flagship Mobile Deposit® application by banks, credit unions and other financial services institutions.
President and CEO James B. DeBello said that during the quarter ending December 31, 2010, at least 10 well-known financial institutions - including, three of the top 10 retail banks based in the ... read more
Riverside Partners,, a Boston-based private equity firm, announced today that its portfolio company Vocollect, Inc. ("Vocollect") has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Intermec, Inc. (NYSE: IN) ("Intermec") for US $190 M in cash. Vocollect is the world leader in voice solutions for workforce management of mobile workers. The sale includes Vocollect's Supply Chain and Healthcare Systems businesses. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close later in Q1.
Vocollect's Supply Chain business ... read more
Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today that it expects delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner in the third quarter of this year. The new delivery date reflects the impact of an in-flight incident during testing last November and includes the time required to produce, install and test updated software and new electrical power distribution panels in the flight test and production airplanes.
"This revised timeline for first delivery accommodates the work we believe remains to be done to complete testing and ... read more
Responding to business growth and the escalation in corporate cyber attacks, Ernst & Young announces today that Kost, Forer, Gabbay & Kassierer, the organization's member firm in Israel, has acquired the professional services arm of Hacktics( )Ltd., an Israel-based organization that provides a groundbreaking approach to identifying and addressing cyber offenses.
This acquisition represents yet another step in the expansion of services provided by Ernst & Young's Information Technology Risk & Assurance (ITRA) practices across the globe. Ernst & Young's integrated ... read more
Workman Publishing, known for producing innovative and authoritative reference books with depth and breadth, is launching "Workman Shorts," a new series of subject-specific e-books priced between $2.99 and $4.99.
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Recognizing the targeted nature of online searches, Workman has mined its rich backlist to create bite-sized e-books that, says Andrea Fleck-Nisbet, director of digital publishing, "fit a specific need for the reader and introduce him or her to the author's ... read more
Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that Eric Pauwels has joined Accuray as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, effective January 17, 2011.
Pauwels is a global industry leader with more than 25 years of general management experience in top-tier U.S. and European bio-pharmaceutical companies. He has successfully developed and launched more than 20 brands globally from major pharmaceuticals to highly specialized orphan drugs in the therapeutic areas of genetic diseases, ... read more
Paul Pescatello has been re-elected as Chairman of the New England Biotech Association (NEBA) at the organization's annual meeting.
NEBA is a non-profit, member-driven organization comprised of state biotech associations, companies, academic institutions, and other organizations in the six New England states with a collective mission to support and grow the biotechnology industry in the region, and serves as the regional policy and public affairs voice for the biotechnology and biopharmaceutical industry.
Pescatello is President & CEO of CURE (Connecticut United for ... read more
AVANIR Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVNR) today announced that Keith A. Katkin, AVANIR's President and CEO, together with other members of senior management and the sales management team, will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell on Wednesday, January 19, 2011. The bell ringing ceremony celebrates the recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of NUEDEXTA(TM) (dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate), the first and only treatment for pseudobulbar affect (PBA), a neurologic condition causing involuntary, sudden and frequent episodes ... read more
Mindy Weiss, the most sought after celebrity wedding/event planner & lifestyle expert, announces her "Plan Your Wedding with Mindy Weiss" App which is currently available on the Apple App Store. The app gives users instant access to Mindy and all of her wedding planning knowledge, ideas, trends and inspiration from the convenience of their iPhone or iPod touch. Engagements are in full swing--from Royals, to Reese, to your best friend--brides everywhere are starting to plan their weddings!
Having planned some of ... read more
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leader in electronic transaction payment processing, and Planet Payment, Inc. (LSE: AIM: PPT and PPTR; OTCQX: PLPM), a leading multi-currency payment and data processor, today announced agreements to provide multi-currency processing services. The agreements include the offering of Global HomeCurrencyPay(TM), an innovative multi-currency processing solution powered by Planet Payment, to Global Payments' base of ISO and merchant customers in the United States and Canada.
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Global HomeCurrencyPay will offer significant value-added services to merchants, ... read more
Avere Systems, the company setting new performance benchmarks with its Demand-Driven Storage(TM) solutions, today announced that its FXT2700 have been named as a finalist for Storage Product of the Year award in the disk subsystem category by Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com editors. Other finalists included Dell, EMC, FalconStor, Hitachi, IBM, and Oracle.
Avere's FXT 2700 tiered NAS appliance leverages the extreme random read performance of Flash SSD to meet the highest application demands of performance-oriented ... read more
Delta Technology & Software, provider of on-demand management solutions for food safety compliance, today launched alert®, a breakthrough software solution that brings automation, cost control and enforcement to the food safety compliance process. alert gives food companies the power to ship safe products faster and consistently prevent unsafe foods from reaching the marketplace.
alert's release is the answer to currently unmet needs of the food industry, especially in light of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) bill signed this ... read more
RALEIGH, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 01/18/11 -- INC Research, LLC., a therapeutically focused contract research organization (CRO) with a process for delivering reliable results, today announced that it has acquired the team and research products of AVOS Life Sciences. The new division of INC Research, now called AVOS Consulting, delivers strategic, operational and financial analysis to help life sciences companies successfully compete in an increasingly challenging global environment. AVOS will operate as an autonomous division within INC ... read more
PAR Technology Corporation announced today the unexpected death of Ed
Soladay, President of ParTech, Inc., PAR’s largest wholly owned
The following statement was issued today by Dr. John W. Sammon, Chairman
of the Board and CEO of PAR ... read more
a leading provider of Interactive Response Technology solutions
(IVRS/IWRS) to support multi-continent clinical programs, announced
today the appointment of Anthony Frankland as the Global Head of Sales
and Marketing. Cenduit, a joint venture between Thermo Fisher Scientific
and Quintiles, ... read more
American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: AMSC), a global power
technologies company, today announced that it has received several new
orders for its proprietary D-VAR reactive compensation solution for wind
farms in the United Kingdom, including two orders from Manchester,
England-based Nordex UK Ltd. AMSC’s D-VAR Intelligent Grid ... read more