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DRI Corporation Announces Strategic Changes in North Carolina Operations Leadership

Lawrence A. Hagemann Assumes Key Leadership Role DRI Corporation (NASDAQ: TBUS), a digital communications technology leader in the global surface transportation and transit security markets, announced today that its executive management recently made personnel changes at the operational leadership level for its North Carolina Operations, which include its Digital Recorders, Inc. and TwinVision...

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Freewave Technologies Adds Ashish Sharma as Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager of Products

Sharma joins FreeWave as latest hire in company expansion to develop branding, manage key products and develop FreeWave's industry positioning BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 4, 2010 - FreeWave Technologies, (http://www.freewave.com), manufacturer of the most reliable, high-performance spread spectrum and licensed radios for critical data transmission, today announced it has hired Ashish Sharma as Chief...

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Allan Kreutzer, VP Global Sales, to Retire Dr. Thomas Kessler Named Successor

BARRINGTON, N.J., November 4 - Edmund Optics-® announces that Dr. Thomas Kessler will advance to Executive Vice President, Global Sales, effective February 1, 2011, following the planned retirement of Allan Kreutzer at the end of January. Dr. Kessler has been responsible for all of Edmund Optics' European sales and distribution operations as Vice President, European Operations, from his office...

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People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), an organizational member and audited designator of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has named Gregory B. Cade as division director of government affairs. He will oversee...

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People on the Move

People on the Move spotlights trailblazers in standardization, highlighting their latest achievements, advancements, and contributions to the standards community ANSI organizational member the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) has appointed Ted Jones as director of supplier international relations. Mr. Jones will lead NEI's efforts related to U.S. industrial policy in the nuclear energy sector. Mr....

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Bolduc Joins Disc-Lock International Sales Team

Culver City, Calif. - November 9, 2010 - DISC-LOCK International today announced that Greg Bolduc has joined DISC-LOCK as the Account Manager in charge of sales and service to Fastenal. In his new position, Bolduc will be responsible for contacting Fastenal store locations throughout the U.S. He will report to Alistair McKinlay, Chairman of DISC-LOCK International. Greg brings over 20 years of...

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Nobel Winners Chu, Townes Thrill Audience at ICALEO Laser Conference

ORLANDO, Fla, Nov. 8, 2010 - A pair of Nobel-winning honorees created a memorable atmosphere at the Laser Institute of America's 29th annual International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO-®) in Anaheim, Calif., in September. U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu earned LIA's 2010 Arthur L. Schawlow Award, while laser pioneer Dr. Charles Hard Townes, 95, was presented...

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Scott Bausback Appointed President and CEO of Rohde & Schwarz, Inc.

Columbia, MD, November 4, 2010 - Rohde & Schwarz today announced that Scott Bausback will succeed Wolfgang Schmittseifer as President and Chief Executive Officer of Rohde & Schwarz, Inc. Schmittseifer has served as CEO since June 2003 and will now return to the company's corporate headquarters in Munich, Germany to take on new responsibilities at a global level. Bausback has served as COO of the...

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Sandmeyer Steel Company Adds Thomas J. Tobin as Midwest District Sales Manager

Philadelphia, PA - October 8, 2010 - Thomas J. Tobin has joined Sandmeyer Steel Company as District Sales Manager in their Midwest sales territory. He will service customers in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas. Tom brings with him over 22 years of metals sales experience, mainly with Special Metals Corporation in West Virginia and Tempel Steel Company in Chicago. Tom...

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Engineer Elected to Michigan State House of Representatives

Orbitform owner, Mike Shirkey, wins seat by landslide on Tuesday. Mike Shirkey, a Republican whose campaign slogan was It's time for Michigan to win, was a winner himself Tuesday. Shirkey got 63 percent of the votes for state representative of Michigan's 65th District and defeated Democrat Janet Rochefort. Shirkey, owner of Orbitform Group and the former head of Allegiance Health's governing...

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