Hitachi America Industrial Systems

Hitachi, Ltd. Appoints Takashi Hatchoji Group Chairman for the Americas

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/TSE: 6501) today announced that the appointment of Takashi Hatchoji as Group Chairman for the Americas, Hitachi Ltd., and Chairman of Hitachi America, Ltd., effective on April 1, 2011. He is also scheduled to be appointed as a Director at Hitachi's Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in late June. Tadahiko Ishigaki, currently Senior Vice President and Executive...

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Fox Electronics

Fox Expands International Presence with Fox Electronics Canada

Fox Electronics, a leading global supplier of frequency control solutions, announced it has expanded its worldwide presence with the introduction of Fox Electronics Canada and has hired Ross O. Weiss as its new Vice President North America Sales. The expansion is in response to the tremendous growth in demand for its products that Fox Electronics has seen in the past year. E.L. Fox, president of...

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Dek U S A

DEK Appoints New Quality Assurance Engineer

DEK is delighted to announce the appointment of Miguel Villegas, as Quality Assurance Engineer. With a wealth of experience in the engineering field, Miguel is a qualified quality assurance professional with a comprehensive skills base in lean and 6 sigma. The new recruit will be based at DEK's UK premises in Weymouth and his main objective will be to focus on product quality and supplier issues,...

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The Lubrizol

N. Mohan Reddy Joins Lubrizol Board of Directors

CLEVELAND, February 24, 2011 - The Lubrizol Corporation (NYSE:LZ) announces today that N. Mohan Reddy, Ph.D., has been appointed to its board of directors. Dr. Reddy's appointment represents an addition to the board, bringing the total to 11 members. Dr. Reddy, 57, is the Dean and Albert J. Weatherhead III Professor of Management of the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve...

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MorphoSys Announces Change in Executive Management Board

Jens Holstein to succeed Dave Lemus as Chief Financial Officer MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment; TecDAX) announced today that Jens Holstein, currently Regional CFO for the region EME (Europe/Middle East) of Fresenius Kabi AG and Managing Director of Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH, will succeed Dave Lemus both as Chief Financial Officer of MorphoSys AG and as a member of the...

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Daniel Cruise Elected Vice President and Officer of Alcoa

NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Daniel Cruise has been elected a vice president and officer of the company by Alcoa's Board of Directors. Mr. Cruise joined Alcoa in 2009 as vice president of Global Public and Government Affairs, responsible for global governmental and regulatory affairs. Daniel has been instrumental in advancing Alcoa's interests across national, regional and...

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Novavax

Novavax to Present at Citi 2011 Global Health Care Conference

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 24, 2011 - Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) a clinical-stage vaccine company, announced today that Dr. Rahul Singhvi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Novavax will be presenting at the Citi 2011 Global Health Care Conference on March 3rd, 2011 at 8:30 am local time at the Hilton New York Hotel, New York, NY. A live audio-only webcast link for the presentation can be...

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Platform Computing Launches Migration Program for Grid Engine Customers

Industry's Leading Workload Management Products Provide Complete, Fully Supported Alternative TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2011 - Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, today announced a migration program for Grid Engine users. With the recent change in licensing and distribution for Grid Engine, its users are at a critical juncture with respect to the selection of...

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Endeavour Catamaran

Endeavour Closes Bacchus Transaction

HOUSTON, Feb. 24, 2011 - Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Endeavour Energy U.K. Ltd., has received all the approvals necessary to finalize the acquisition of an additional 20% working interest in the Bacchus field in the North Sea from Shell U.K. Limited. As a result of the transaction, Endeavour has a total working...

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Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics to Acquire Athena Diagnostics, Establishing Leading Position in Rapidly Growing Neurology Testing Market

Addition of Premier Provider of Neurology Testing to Complement Quest Diagnostics' Leadership in Testing for Cancer, Infectious Disease and Cardiovascular Disease MADISON, N.J., Feb. 24, 2011 - Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Athena...

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