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Acura ARX-05 Completes Successful First North American Test

01 01 1970

Veteran Juan Pablo Montoya, one of two drivers already announced for the effort, was at the wheel of the ARX-05 throughout the two-day test.  The outing was the first for the new prototype following an initial shakedown run last month at the Paul Ricard circuit in France, and follows its official unveiling at Monterey Car Week. "Overall, it was a good test," said Matthew Niles, senior engineer and project leader for Honda Performance Development.  "We were close to the area of total solar eclipse [on Monday], so we had to stop running for a bit as the sun was dimmed.  We went on to complete all of our run plan, and feel we have a good base to build on going forward."    This week's initial run was the first of a series of tests, to be conducted at a variety of circuits, planned by Team Penske and Honda Performance Development, the racing...

Acumed LLC Announces Appointment of Sharon Wolfington as President and...

01 01 1970

New Acumed President and CEO Sharon Wolfington I am honored to join the Acumed organization and continue the legacy of high ethics and integrity, quality manufacturing, and new product innovation." Hillsboro, Oregon March 10, 2017 Acumed LLC, a member of the Colson Associates, Inc. group of companies and a global leader of innovative orthopaedic medical solutions, today announced the appointment of Sharon Wolfington as president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Ms. Wolfington succeeds Robert Johnson, who had served as Acumed’s president since 2013. “We are extremely pleased that Sharon Wolfington is joining Acumed as president and chief executive officer,” said Louhon Tucker, president and chief executive officer of Colson Associates, Inc. “Acumed is an outstanding and highly respected company in the orthopaedic implant market. Sharon’s deep orthopaedic industry experience and her broad market knowledge—combined with her successful...

Active Ankle Socks Market Expansion, Study, and Outlook Report 2017-2025

01 01 1970

New York, NY -- 10/09/2017 -- Active ankle socks are meant for outdoor enthusiasts who love to run or cycle and do other forms of physical exercise and give their feet support, comfort and enjoyment during exercise. The main attractive features of active ankle socks are that they are durable, have an excellent quality, are pocket friendly and give the wearer the desired comfort during exercising. The active ankle socks are designed to keep the feet of the wearer cooler and dryer for a long period of time. Due to the features present in the active ankle socks, the process of moisture management in the feet is enhanced, and drains out excess moisture from the feet to keep the individuals wearing them more comfortable during exercise and other training sessions. Due to the strategically placed meshes in the active ankle socks, ventilation and breathability is aided in the feet. Another feature of the active ankle socks is that the heel and toe of the socks have been reinforced to enhance...

Activate Releases Key Insights for the Future of Tech & Media in 2018

01 01 1970

Now in its fourth year, Activate's report is focused on topics such as the state of podcasting, consumer technology, fake news vs. fake friends, web video, voice computing, and more. The report is based on groundbreaking proprietary research including a survey of 6,000 consumers, viewership data for nearly 200,000 YouTube and Facebook video creators and five years of audience measurement of news and sports content on television and the Internet. The results disproved some overhyped myths in the market and identified many surprising trends, including: Global revenue from consumer technology and media will increase by $300 Billion over the next four years. Most of the growth will come from subscriptions and access, not advertising. Consumers are spending even more time with technology and...

Acqualina Resort & Spa and Strider Introduce New Toddler Balance...

01 01 1970

Miami, FL March 16, 2017 The Five-Star Acqualina Resort & Spa enhances its family club of specialized offerings and introduces the new Strider Adventure Zone, a thrilling activity for children ages 18 months to 5 years old where they will learn balance and coordination skills while riding a no-pedal Strider Balance Bike. This program is designed for toddlers and their parents to engage in a fun, hands-on activity together while on vacation at the luxury resort. With Acqualina’s beautiful oceanfront setting, younger guests will be inspired to test ride a Strider Balance Bike on a path lined with race cones and flags fronting the hotel’s white sand beach. Acqualina’s pool and beach attendants will lead the program while children with their parents by their side learn to balance on two wheels, lean through turns and steer while propelling the bike along the fun course. “By incorporating the use of Strider products and the Strider Adventure Zone, we are creating...

Acne Vulgaris - Pipeline Review, H2 2017

01 01 1970

LONDON, Oct. 12, 2017 () -- Acne Vulgaris - Pipeline Review, H2 2017SummaryGlobal Markets Direct's latest Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Acne Vulgaris - Pipeline Review, H2 2017, provides an overview of the Acne Vulgaris (Dermatology) pipeline landscape.Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/963954Acne vulgaris is a chronic skin disease involving blockage and inflammation of pilosebaceous follicles. Symptoms include crusting of skin bumps, cysts, papules (small red bumps), scarring of the skin and redness around the skin eruptions. Risk factors include adolescence, hair gels or oil-based cosmetics, sports equipment such as helmet straps rubbing and occluding skin. Treatment includes antibiotics.Report HighlightsGlobal Markets Direct's Pharmaceutical and Healthcare latest pipeline guide Acne Vulgaris - Pipeline Review, H2 2017, provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Acne Vulgaris (Dermatology), complete...

Acer Expands Predator Gaming Arsenal with Powerful PCs That Are Cool Inside and Out, and a 35-inch HDR Monitor

01 01 1970

Editor's Summary: A global innovator in gaming hardware, Acer rounds out its award-winning Predator line-up with new gear for battle Powering virtual reality apps with ease and supporting over 8K UHD, the Acer Predator Orion 9000 series gaming desktops feature up to an Intel® Core™ i9 Extreme Edition processor with 18 cores and 36 threads, up to 4-way AMD Radeon™ RX Vega graphics or two NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080Ti graphics in SLI The Acer Predator X35 curved monitor features NVIDIA® G-SYNC™, Acer HDR Ultra™, and a fast 200 Hz refresh rate, delivers amazingly smooth and vibrant images The Predator Galea 500 gaming headset puts you right inside the game with Acer TrueHarmony™ 3D Soundscape technology, while the new Predator Cestus 500 gaming mouse features a unique dual switch design...

Access Fixtures Launch New SHOO LED Wall Packs with Photocell

01 01 1970

WORCESTER, Mass., Oct. 10, 2017 () -- Access Fixtures launches new SHOO LED wall packs with photocell, designed to replace HID lighting systems. These fixtures deliver extraordinary light and are ideal for lighting property entrances, storage facilities, commercial and residential spaces, medical facilities, industrial parks, and other exterior applications. These easy-to-install, forward-throw fixtures send light outward and downward in a rounded distribution pattern and their polycarbonate and borosilicate glass lenses allow for durability and thermal resistance. Available from 9 to 104 watts, the SHOO LED wall pack with photocell features automatic line voltage detection as a standard feature. These powerful fixtures deliver up to 17,724 light source lumens and boast rated lives of up to 165,000 hours. They feature standard or optional photocells to help you save money on your electrical bill; also, directional LEDs...

Academy Sports + Outdoors Names Sam Johnson Executive Vice President, Retail Operations

01 01 1970

KATY, Texas, April 7, 2017 -- Academy, Ltd. d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors ("Academy"), a premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, appointed Sam Johnson as its Executive Vice President of Retail Operations, effective April 24, 2017. Sam, 50, joins Academy after seven years with hhgregg, Inc. ("hhgregg") where he most recently served as Chief Retail Officer. At hhgregg, Sam led store operations, customer relations, commercial sales, real estate and visual merchandising. Prior to that, he spent more than 20 years in various leadership roles with Sears Holding Corporation. He has a Bachelor of Arts in History and Health from East Tennessee State University. "I'm thrilled to join the Academy Sports + Outdoors team," says Sam Johnson. "I believe in Academy's everyday low price approach, community and customer focus. On behalf of the more than 20,000 store team members, we look forward to continuing to elevate our game on behalf of customers and local communities...

Abilities Expo New York Metro to Host Cosplay Event

01 01 1970

EDISON, N.J., May 3, 2017 -- People with disabilities, their families, caregivers, seniors, wounded vets and healthcare professionals attending Abilities Expo (#AbilitiesExpo) on May 5-7, 2017 at the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center in Edison, New Jersey are eagerly anticipating the newest feature: Mock Cosplay Competition, held Saturday, May 6, from 1:00 to 1:30 pm. Attendees are encouraged to embrace their fandom and come to the Expo dressed as their favorite characters. Prizes are for all, but bonus points for those who can incorporate their mobility device into their costumes. "It's not just that we provide a forum that showcases essential technology to bridge the gap between ability and disability," said David Korse, president and CEO of Abilities Expo. "The Expo is always new and exciting with a host of all-inclusive, adaptive activities." Admission to Abilities Expo is free and the show hours will be Friday 11 am to 5 pm, Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday 11 am to...

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