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Quantum3D Co-Founder and President Ross Q. Smith to Receive 2007 Frost & Sullivan Lifetime Achievement Award

June 18, 2007

SAN JOSE, CA-June 11, 2007- Quantum3D®, Inc., a leading provider of Commercial-off-the-Shelf (COTS), open-architecture, realtime visual computing solutions, today announced that Ross Q. Smith, co-founder and president of Quantum3D, will receive a 2007 Frost & Sullivan Lifetime Achievement Award. These awards are... Read More

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Asahi/America Names Mark Gore District Sales Manager

June 18, 2007

Asahi/America, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of thermoplastic fluid flow solutions, has named Mark Gore as District Sales Manager. In his new role, Mark Gore will be responsible for expanding awareness of Asahi/America's products and services throughout Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. Mark Gore... Read More

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Aleco Names R. Daniel Waldrep Territory Representative

June 18, 2007

Muscle Shoals, AL (June 2007)- Aleco, the largest manufacturer in the United States of impact doors and PVC strip doors for any light to heavy duty industrial, commercial or institutional application, has announced the appointment of R. Daniel Waldrep as a Territory Representative with responsibility for a fourteen... Read More

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Ray Leathers Becomes 4th President of Roll Forming Corporation

June 15, 2007

Effective April 1, 2007, Ray Leathers became the fourth President of RFC in the company's sixty-year history. Barlow W. Brooks, Sr. incorporated RFC in the Commonwealth of Kentucky on February 18, 1947. He became the first President. Authorized capital of the new corporation was $50,000 preferred stock that was to... Read More

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Indium Corporation Promotes Technical Services Manager

June 15, 2007

Indium Corporation announces the promotion of David Sbiroli to Manager of Technical Services for the Americas region. In his new role, Dave is responsible for the training and management of Indium's Technical Support Team. In addition, he will focus on expanding the capabilities of Indium's Process Simulation Lab... Read More

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Jet Edge Appoints New North Central Regional Manager

June 15, 2007

(ST. MICHAEL, Minn. - June 4, 2007) - Jet Edge, Inc., a leading manufacturer of ultra-high pressure waterjet and abrasivejet systems for precision cutting, coating removal and surface preparation, announced today that it has appointed Dirk Barrett as its new North Central regional sales manager. Barrett is... Read More

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Grainger Chairman and CEO, Richard Keyser, Receives Marco Polo Award in Beijing

June 14, 2007

BEIJING, June 12, 2007 - Richard L. Keyser, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of W. W. Grainger, Inc., the leading North American provider of facility maintenance products, received the prestigious Marco Polo Award today during a banquet held at the Diaoyutai State Guest House. The award is presented in... Read More

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Industry Veteran Joins Edmund Optics as Vice President, Global Sales

June 14, 2007

Barrington, NJ, June 4, 2007. Edmund Optics, an industry leader in providing precision optics and optical components, is pleased to announce the appointment of Allan Kreutzer as Vice President of Global Sales. This veteran of the imaging industry will join EO in expanding the company's presence worldwide. Kreutzer... Read More

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Quadrascan Technologies LLC Adds Former GM Engineer, Chris Fulton, of Fenton

June 14, 2007

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., May 31, 2007-Former General Motors Corporation engineer, Chris Fulton, of Fenton, Mich., has joined QuadraScan Technologies LLC as senior vice president of engineering, according to Scott Farrell, president of QuadraScan Technologies LLC. Farrell points out, "We are excited to have Chris as a part... Read More

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WD Appoints Didier Trassaert Senior Director EMEA Branded Products

June 14, 2007

WD recently announced that Didier Trassaert has joined the company as senior director EMEA of its Branded Products business unit. Reporting to Tony Tate, senior director of worldwide sales for branded products, Mr. Trassaert will be responsible for overseeing overall business strategies and sales activities within... Read More

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NGK Spark Plugs Appoints Darrel Reuss as National Sales Manager

June 14, 2007

Wixom, MI... NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc. a subsidiary of NGK Spark Plug Co., LTD., "The World Leader" in spark plugs and oxygen sensors, has announced the appointment of Darrel Reuss to the position of National Sales Manager. Reuss, a 23-year veteran in the automotive aftermarket industry, was previously with... Read More

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Paul Kero Appointed President, Cherry Electrical Products and Vice President, Cherry Corporation

June 12, 2007

June 1, 2007-Cherry Corporation announces the appointment of Paul E. Kero to the position of President, Cherry Electrical Products. He will also become a Vice President of Cherry Corporation. Cherry Electrical Products is the North American division of Cherry Corporation, with manufacturing operations in the U.S... Read More

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Clickatell Appoints New Vice President For European Sales

June 12, 2007

Spencer Young to head up London office of leading mobile messaging provider London, UK, 05 June 2007 - Leading mobile messaging provider Clickatell has appointed Spencer Young as its Vice President for European Sales. In his new role, Spencer will spearhead Clickatell's continued expansion into Europe as the... Read More

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SPI Dynamics' Co-founder and CTO, Caleb Sima, Named Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Visual Developer Security

June 11, 2007

Sima to Speak at Microsoft TechEd 2007 on Developer Security-related Issues ATLANTA, May 30 /-- S.P.I. Dynamics, Inc. (http://www.spidynamics.com/), the leading provider of web application security testing software and services, today announced Caleb Sima, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of SPI Dynamics... Read More

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IEEE 2007 CQR Chairman's Award for Quality and Reliability Presented to Verizon Wireless' Dick Lynch

June 11, 2007

Citation Praises Company's Chief Technical Officer For Addressing "Challenges of Reliable Wireless Voice and Data Performance" BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and FORT MYERS, Fla., May 30 / -- In recognition of his role in establishing and maintaining Verizon Wireless' reputation for operating the nation's most reliable... Read More

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vps Names Karl-Heinz Huber to Manage its IDExpert Partner Program

June 11, 2007

Ettlingen, Germany (May 3, 2007) ­ vps ID Systeme GmbH, a leading European supplier of professional IT solutions for identity management, announces the appointment of Karl-Heinz Huber as Partner Manager. In this role, he will work with vps¹ business partners to develop synergies, create win-win situations and... Read More

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Space Systems/Loral Veteran Robert E. Berry Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

June 11, 2007

Satellite Industry Expert to be Honored for More Than 30 Years of Service at Annual ISCe Conference in San Diego PALO ALTO, Calif., May 30 -- Space Systems/Loral (SS/L), a subsidiary of Loral Space & Communications (NASDAQ:LORL) and the world's leading provider of commercial telecommunications satellites, today... Read More

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Alcoa Chairman and CEO Alain Belda to Speak at JP Morgan Basic and Industrials Conference

June 8, 2007

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) Chairman and CEO Alain Belda will present at the JP Morgan Basic and Industrials Conference to be held on June 11-12 in New York City at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers. Mr. Belda's presentation on Alcoa's global growth strategy is scheduled for Monday, June 11 at 7:30 a.m. His... Read More

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Entergy Corporation CFO and Chief Nuclear Officer to Participate in Panels at Second Annual Citi Investment Research Power, Gas and Utilities Conference

June 8, 2007

NEW ORLEANS, May 31 / -- Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) Chief Financial Officer Leo Denault plans to participate in two panel discussions on Thursday, June 7 and Chief Nuclear Officer Michael Kansler plans to participate in one panel discussion on Friday, June 8 at the Second Annual Citi Investment Research Power... Read More

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Nextreme Names New VP. of Marketing and Business Development

June 7, 2007

Research Triangle Park, N.C. May 31,: Nextreme, the leading manufacturer of advanced thin film thermoelectric components designed and produced to address the thermal management and power generation needs of the electronics, photonics, bio-tech and defense/aerospace industries, has recently appointed Dr. Paul A... Read More