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Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless Invests Nearly $44 Million in 2006 to Enhance Wisconsin Network

New Cell Sites, Equipment Upgrades, High-Speed Wireless Network Expansion Improve System MILWAUKEE, Jan. 31 /- Verizon Wireless announced today it has invested nearly $44 million in 2006 to enhance its digital network in Wisconsin. The enhancements included building new cell sites and upgrading existing cell sites, increasing coverage area, and expanding the high-speed wireless broadband network...

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PLY Gem Holdings

Ply Gem Industries Names Gary Robinette President and CEO

Executive Was One of Leaders of Stock Building Supply's Growth over Past 18 Years KEARNEY, Mo.-- Sept. 22, 2006--Ply Gem Industries, Inc. today announced that Gary Robinette has been named the company's President and Chief Executive Officer, effective October 2, 2006. Mr. Robinette most recently served as Executive Vice President of Operations of Stock Building Supply (SBS), a leading supplier of...

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Smith Micro Software

Smith Micro to Acquire Assets of Insignia Solutions, plc, Developer of Mobile Device Management Software

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., and BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 11: 3GSM CONFERENCE -- Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI), a developer and marketer of a wide range of software and services for the wireless market, and Insignia Solutions, plc , a pioneer in mobile device management and a key provider of provisioning-infrastructure software to mobile operators and device manufacturers around the world,...

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Sigma Aldrich

Sigma-Aldrich Acquires Epichem Group Limited to Expand SAFC Hitech Capabilities

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 12: Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ:SIAL) announced today that it has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Epichem Group Limited of Bromborough, United Kingdom, to expand its SAFC Hitech business offering. The purchase price of $60 million was paid in cash. The acquisition of Epichem's $40 million in annual revenues is expected to help Sigma-Aldrich achieve its growth goals...

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Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Endius, Inc., A Leader in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 9 /-- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH) and Endius, Inc., a privately held Massachusetts company, announced today that Zimmer has agreed to acquire Endius in a cash transaction. Under the agreement, Endius will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Zimmer. Zimmer says it expects the transaction to be approximately $0.02 dilutive in 2007 and accretive thereafter. We have indicated...

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Atex, the World's Leading Developer of Software Solutions for the Media Industry, Acquires Mactive

READING, England, Feb 12: Atex (, the world's leading developer of software solutions for the media industry, has today announced that it has acquired Mactive. Mactive, with 108 employees, provides software development, sales and support for the newspaper and magazine publishing industry from offices in Melbourne, Florida; Irvine, California; Helsingborg, Sweden and Oslo, Norway. In...

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Mark Kushner Joins AL Systems as VP of Operations

Experienced Operating Leadership Strengthens Client Delivery Rockaway, NJ - December 15, 2006 - AL Systems, Inc., the leading supplier of software solutions for improving distribution, announces Mark Kushner as Vice President of Operations, accountable for satisfying the needs of clients as the leader of project management, engineering, customer service and production. Mark brings more than 15...

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Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Appointment of Marty Choate as Product Director

MELVILLE, N.Y.-- Sept. 22, 2006--Park Electrochemical Corp. (NYSE-PKE) announced the appointment of Martin ( Marty ) Choate as Product Director of Park Electrochemical Corp. In this position, Mr. Choate will be responsible for management of a portion of the company's advanced composites materials. He will coordinate product development activities from research and development through product...

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General Electric

GE Appoints Santiago to Senior VP and Marino to Officer

FAIRFIELD, Conn.-- Sept. 22, 2006--GE today announces the appointment of a new Company Senior Vice President and a new Company Officer. Glenn P. Marino, 50, is President & CEO, Retail Sales Finance, GE Money, Americas. Marino has run GE's Retail Sales Finance business since July 2002. From 1999 to 2002, Marino was President of Monogram Credit Services. From 1996 he was a Vice President and Chief...

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