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First Ever JCS International Young Creatives Award Presented At 2017 International Emmy World Television Festival

19 11 2017

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Aseptic Packaging, Anti-Microbial Packaging, and Sustainable Packaging – Procurement Research Reports Now Available From SpendEdge

18 11 2017

LONDON--SpendEdge, a global procurement intelligence advisory firm, has launched three procurement research reports on the ‘packaging and labeling’ category. To help clients understand the current supply landscape of the packaging and labeling sector, analysts have covered reports such as ‘Aseptic Packaging Procurement Research Report’, ‘Anti-Microbial Packaging Procurement Research Report’, and ‘Sustainable Packaging Procurement Research Report’. Global Aseptic Packaging Category - Procurement Market Intelligence Report: The growing demand for durable, lightweight, and sterilized packaging from end-user sectors is driving the global demand for the aseptic packaging market. The aseptic packages use high-performance films that make it easier for disposal and also eliminate the need for refrigeration. Looking for more insights from this report? Request a free sample report The buyers in the global aseptic packaging market should always track suppliers’ performance based...

National League of Cities Elects Mayor Mark Stodola as 2018 President

18 11 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 18, 2017 -- Mayor Mark Stodola of Little Rock, Arkansas, was elected president of the National League of Cities (NLC) today at the organization's 2017 City Summit in Charlotte, N.C. Stodola, who has served as Little Rock mayor since 2007, will lead the nation's largest and most representative membership and advocacy organization for cities and their leaders. He was elected by the membership to serve a one-year term and will lead NLC's advocacy, education, research and membership activities.  NLC President Mark Stodola addresses the organization's membership on November 18, 2018. Jason Dixson/NLC. "Today, more than ever, cities are taking the lead on the most important issues that impact Americans," said National League of Cities (NLC) President Mark Stodola, mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas. "I am grateful and energized to lead this vital organization for city leaders and to ensure that our collective perspectives...

RISEFUEL ACHIEVES HUBSPOT SILVER CERTIFIED AGENCY PARTNER STATUS

18 11 2017

RiseFuel announced that it has achieved Silver Certified Agency Partner status with HubSpot, the world’s leading inbound marketing and sales platform. We are very proud of our success with HubSpot and grateful for the services they provide that help us to achieve great results for our clients.” — Tony Shannon CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES, November 18, 2017 -- Charlotte, North Carolina: Today, RiseFuel announced that it has achieved Silver Certified Agency Partner status with HubSpot, the world’s leading inbound marketing and sales platform, works hand-in-hand with Agency Partners to grow their businesses through inbound software, services, and support. Of the announcement, HubSpot Channel Account Manager Frank Antonucci said, “We are thrilled to see RiseFuel’s growth and fast advancement within the HubSpot’s Partner Program. Their rapid growth and success have been inspirational, and their innovative approach to inbound makes them a company that businesses...

Star Trek Writer's New Space Show

18 11 2017

A HOPEFUL VISION Doug Jones and Bill Mumy as CEO and his invention SPACE COMMAND is an epic science fiction series with a hopeful vision spanning 150 years of galactic history. Featuring a Who's Who of TV and film stars! HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, USA, November 18, 2017 -- Created by Marc Scott Zicree, who's written and produced for major franchises including Star Trek -- The Next Generation, Babylon 5, The New Twilight Zone, Beauty and the Beast, and Sliders, working for decades as a writer-producer on these iconic shows. Now he's reached out to his audience, raised nearly a million dollars and has shot a two-hour pilot for a new science fiction show starring Doug Jones (Shape of Water, Star Trek Discovery) and many other TV and film stars including Mike Harney (Orange is the New Black), John Hennigan (Glow), Bruce Boxleitner (Babylon 5), James Hong (Blade Runner), Bill Mumy (Lost In Space), and Mira Furlan(LOST).After decades of dystopic futures in movies, TV, and games,...

GSCC to Become the First Truly Regional Supply Chain Professional Organization in Asia

18 11 2017

HONG KONG – 11/18/2017 — Hong Kong – Following over a year of planning, and in collaboration with its members throughout Asia, the Global Supply Chain Council (GSCC) is taking steps to evolve into a regional professional organization devoted to promoting the supply chain profession across Asia year-round. As part of this change, the organization, founded in 2002 and whose members historically were based in China, will be extending invitations to supply chain, logistics and procurement executives throughout the region to join GSCC and introducing geographically defined chapters in support of both local and regional identity and initiatives. This role of regional organizer is not a new one for the Global Supply Chain Council (GSCC). For over a decade, GSCC has organized events and activities in many geographies, see http://www.gscc.co/cpages/all-events and pro-actively promoted the supply chain profession all around Asia. The move to be regionally focused means expanding on its current...

Kamori Kanko and NISADE Partnership Launches Groundbreaking Hokkaido Development The Vale Rusutsu

18 11 2017

RUSUTSU, Japan, Nov. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- Kamori Kanko, Hokkaido's leading private tourism company and once the USA's largest ski resort operator, has partnered with award-winning developers Niseko Alpine Developments [NISADE] of The Vale Niseko fame for the strategic development of flagship Rusutsu Resort.  The first phase of development is valued at circa USD 200 million and includes luxury hotel The Vale Rusutsu and a bespoke onsen and spa facility. Additional phases scheduled for release in 2018 will include new retail and entertainment developments and further hotel facilities, estimated at circa USD 500 million. Kamori Kanko President Kimihito Kamori said Rusutsu Resort's unique operation necessitated long-term planning for redevelopment.  "Unlike the structure of other Hokkaido resorts, we own Rusutsu in its entirety, including the resort, ski lifts, golf courses and theme park," said Mr. Kamori. "Subsequently, Rusutsu's redevelopment requires...

The National Council Of Teachers Of English (NCTE) Announces Winners Of Prestigious Book Awards At 107th Annual Convention

18 11 2017

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 18, 2017 -- The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) today announced the winners of two of their prestigious awards for children's books at their 107th Annual Convention. (PRNewsfoto/National Council of Teachers of)... Dan Santat was named winner of the 2018 Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children for his novel AFTER THE FALL (Roaring Brook Press), the inspiring epilogue to the beloved classic nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty. The Charlotte Huck Award was established in 2014 to promote and recognize fiction that has the potential to transform children's lives by inviting compassion, imagination, and wonder. Jason Chin was named winner of the 2018 Orbis Pictus Award for Nonfiction for his book GRAND CANYON (Roaring Brook Press), an illuminating look at one of the planet's most fascinating features. The Orbis Pictus Award, established in 1989, is the oldest children's book award for nonfiction.  These...

Golden State Warriors VS. Brooklyn Nets: Highly Anticipated Game For Filipinos

18 11 2017

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18, 2017 -- Tanduay Rum from the Philippines, Asia's first and the world's largest dark rum brand, is now actively available in America and is highly anticipating the 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors go head to head with the Brooklyn Nets this Sunday at the Barclays in Brooklyn, New York! Both NBA teams are official partners of Tanduay Rum, making this basketball game in particular a must watch for Filipinos around the world! Tanduay Rum Specialty Cocktails available at the 40/ 40 Club by Tanduay Rum at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York "Tanduay Rum wants to give back to basketball fans in the Filipino community around the world by partnering with NBA teams from both US coasts, the Warriors and the Nets! By having two NBA partner teams of Tanduay Rum face off is not only exciting, but makes us very proud that our Filipino rum brand can represent our distinctly Filipino culture," said President of Tanduay Rum Lucio Tan,...

Aotearoa Beauty launches new range of beauty products just in time for Christmas 2017

18 11 2017

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