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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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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...

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,...

New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results of Phase III FLAURA Trial in the 1st-Line Treatment of EGFR-mutated Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

18 11 2017

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Goodyear and NASCAR Extend Historic Relationship

18 11 2017

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Nov. 18, 2017 -- NASCAR and The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today announced a renewed, multi-year sponsorship agreement that ensures Goodyear is the exclusive tire of NASCAR's top three national series.The newly signed agreement continues Goodyear's designation as the "Official Tire of NASCAR" and extends an uninterrupted relationship that started in 1954. Goodyear and NASCAR's six decade-long relationship is one of the longest-running sponsor programs in any major sport."We proudly join Goodyear in celebrating our renewed and longstanding partnership," said Brent Dewar, NASCAR president. "For more than half a century, NASCAR and our teams have trusted Goodyear tires. Our partners' commitment to innovation and excellence plays a key role in our unyielding pursuit to deliver the best racing product in the world."From the introduction of the racing slick in 1972 to the radial tire in 1989 to multi-zone tread design in 2013,...

GOTRAX™ Announces Affiliate Marketing Program

18 11 2017

“As a growing brand, the affiliate program will help GOTRAX™ gain a competitive edge in the digital marketplace.” Denver, CO November 18, 2017 GOTRAX™, a Denver-based brand of hoverboards and electric rideables driven by imagination and innovation with a focus on science and education, today announces its official GOTRAX™ Affiliate Program designed to incentivize and strengthen relationships with influencers, content producers and retail marketing partners. The brand, best known for its line of HOVERFLY hoverboards, says the affiliate program will allow it to reach customers in new markets while expanding visibility and awareness as it introduces new products, including electric scooters and ATVs, while rewarding those who support the brand. Interested partners can sign up for free at the official GOTRAX™ Affiliate Portal and immediately begin earning a highly competitive commission on all purchases made using personalized links provided following sign-up that can be...

"Camel Financial" Landed in Free Trade Zone of Nansha New District, Guangzhou, to Create the First Digital Trading Port in the World

18 11 2017

GUANGZHOU, China--The International Financial Forum 2017 Annual Conference, also known as the F20 Summit, celebrated on 17th, November in Guangzhou, and will be concluded on 19th, November. This meeting has been jointly organized by the International Financial Forum (IFF), Guangdong Provincial People's Government and Guangzhou Municipal Government, with the theme of "Global Bay Area Development: New Drive, New Growth, New Order". Participants include Kevin Michael Rudd, Chairman of IFF and former Prime Minister of Australia, Diane Wang, Founder and CEO of DHgate.com, Carson Huang, Head of Camel Financial, and over 800 representatives from global leading financial institutions and think tanks participated in the conference. During the conference, Diane Wang had an in-depth discussion with Cai Chaolin, Secretary of Nansha District CPC Party Committee and Member of Municipal Committee of CPC Guangzhou, Pan Yuzhang, Member of the CPC Party committee of Nansha District, Ruan Xiaohong,...

Raytheon's ground system, space sensor critical to NOAA's newest polar satellite's mission

18 11 2017

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Nov. 18, 2017 -- Today, NASA launched NOAA's next-generation polar satellite, the Joint Polar Satellite System-1, into space. Two Raytheon (NYSE:  RTN) weather programs are mission-critical components of the satellite's mission: the JPSS Common Ground System and the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite sensor. Svalbard, Norway, is home to part of a global network of receiving stations that process and distribute polar satellite data to users worldwide. Photo taken at Kongsberg Satellite Services plateau, October 11, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Reuben Wu) After an incredibly cold workout in a thermal vacuum chamber, Raytheon’s third VIIRS instrument is ready for the extreme temperatures and vacuum of space. (Photo courtesy of Reuben Wu) JPSS CGS, a global system of ground antennas and high-performance computers, provides the mission planning and command and control once in space. Recently upgraded, the JPSS CGS 2.0...

MDSi Expands Its Leadership Team

18 11 2017

Lisa McDonald CEO We are beyond excited about our future and exceptional talent joining the MDSi team. This additional leadership positions us extremely well for immediate growth and expansion into new areas of the network industry.” ALPHARETTA, Ga. November 18, 2017 MDSi (http://www.mdsiinc.com/) announces their appointment of several key leadership team members strategically selected to position MDSi for future success. MDSi’s goal is to “stay ahead of the curve” from a technology perspective and hire the right leadership team members to drive the overall product and professional services portfolio. “We are beyond excited about our future and exceptional talent joining the MDSi team. This additional leadership positions us extremely well for immediate growth and expansion into new areas of the network industry,” said CEO Lisa McDonald. As part of this strategic onboarding, MDSi welcomes: Cari Hash, PresidentCari will be responsible for developing the overall sales...

Guardian Helps Whirlpool Meet Sustainability Goals

18 11 2017

The new lighting system installation was very smooth, neat and quick from start to finish. Our employees love the new lighting. We’ve already seen an improvement in productivity and efficiency from the new lighting system.” Diego Garza, Continuous Improvement Manager FALL RIVER, Mass November 18, 2017 Guardian Helps Whirlpool Meet Sustainability Goals Guardian Energy Management Solutions has completed an extensive lighting retrofit at the Whirlpool Corporation facility in Fall River, MA. The 300,000 square foot state-of-the-art engineering and design center manufactures coin-operated industrial and specialty laundry equipment. In November of 2016, Guardian began the processes of auditing the facility and evaluating options for lighting retrofit. The project was completed in September 2017 with outstanding results. The Opportunity                Whirlpool had several challenges with the lighting on...

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