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GrocerKey Names Todd Michaud Board Chairman As It Moves to Turbocharge Its Grocery eCommerce Growth

2017-08-10

We want to lead the transition taking place as retailers transform from purely in-store customer service to become omni-channel retailers. Madison, Wisconsin August 10, 2017 — GrocerKey (http://www.grocerkey.com), the software and operations leader in grocery eCommerce, with the industry’s leading retailer-branded technology solution, today announced it has named Todd P. Michaud as Chairman of the Board. “We’re delighted to welcome Todd to the team as we commit to aggressively grow the business,”said Jeremy Neren, CEO and cofounder. “We work in a $1 billion-plus per year market opportunity in North America alone, and we want to lead the transition that is taking place as retailers transform from purely in-store customer service to become omni-channel retailers.” Todd Michaud brings extensive leadership experience....

Moon Willow Press Announces the Exciting Adventure Novel and Series Finale of Infinite Games – The Battle for the Black Fen

2017-08-09

Moon Willow Press Announces the Exciting Adventure Novel and Series Finale of Infinite Games – The Battle for the Black Fen Adventure/Speculative/Ecofiction; “The story of a clash between those who love the wetlands and their unique state and those who want to see them drained for development and other uses. A story of accepting nature and defending it against those who would defile it.” –Midwest Book Review Detroit, MI, August 09, 2017– Annis Pratt’s novels are full of passion for the natural world and enthusiasm for the details of everyday life. Her invented worlds are more realistic than fantastic, and her speculative fiction imagines ways to live in harmony with each other and with our planet. Infinite Games is a four-novel series about Marshlanders who seek harmony with the Earth and each other. Marshlanders are creatively practical: always looking for new ideas about farming, irrigation, navigating, foraging,...

Myobuddy ambassador Dakota Rager wins 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games event
Myobuddy ambassador Dakota Rager wins 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games event

2017-08-04

Myobuddy Massager Pro Rager at the CrossFit Games Rager continues CrossFit rankings ascent, winning grueling Amanda .45 event in Madison It’s incredible to have Dakota on our team as a Myobuddy ambassador, all while witnessing the meteoric rise of someone competing as an individual in the CrossFit Games.” — Lillo Furca, Myobuddy CEO and founder MADISON, WISCONSIN, UNITED STATES, August 4, 2017 /

New South Access and Environmental Solutions Celebrates 10 Years in the Temporary Access Industry!
New South Access and Environmental Solutions Celebrates 10 Years in the Temporary Access Industry!

2017-07-25

Press Release – updated: Jul 25, 2017 08:00 EDT Madison, Mississippi, July 25, 2017 – New South Access & Environmental Solutions reached a milestone in May 2017, celebrating 10 years in business.  New South provides temporary access solutions for the electrical transmission, oil and gas, wind solar energy,  and construction industries, providing a full range of temporary access solutions, environmental services, and site restoration, specializing in projects nationally in electrical transmission and pipeline industry. New South’s first wetland access project was in Stevens Point, Wisconsin in the Bear Creek Marsh for American Transmission Company (ATC). New South laid the Emtek Wetland Access System, removing every RFID tagged mat, eliminating any fines and...

Best College Values Publishes Ranking of 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017
Best College Values Publishes Ranking of 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017

2017-07-24

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., July 24, 2017 — Best College Values has just published the next in its series of “Best Value” rankings, the 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017 (http://www.bestcollegevalues.com/rankings/best-value-dnp/). All rankings in this series highlight degree programs offered through colleges and universities that provide both a reputably high quality education and affordable tuition rates, with a high return on investment. This particular ranking only assessed schools that are regionally accredited by one of the six regional accrediting bodies for colleges and schools, and includes traditional, hybrid (online and on-campus), and fully online programs of study. It was built from a pool of over 200 highly reputable colleges and universities which have been narrowed down to the top 50 of these programs. Placing first...

Concept Car 1955 Cadillac Die Valkyrie Offered at Worldwide Auction Auburn in Sept 2, 2017
Concept Car 1955 Cadillac Die Valkyrie Offered at Worldwide Auction Auburn in Sept 2, 2017

2017-07-22

Rare concept car designed by Brooks Stevens body by Spohn of Germany. Press Release – updated: Jul 21, 2017 16:14 CDT AUBURN, Ind., July 21, 2017 – Bortz Auto Collection is offering the 1955 Cadillac die Valkyrie concept car at Worldwide Auctioneers, Auburn, Indiana on Saturday, September 2, 2017. Bid in person or bid on the phone, pre-register 800-990-6789 www.worldwideauctioneers.com. The rarest of concept cars, the 1955 Cadillac concept car by Brooks Stevens.  One off car (one of two known to exist). The Cadillac die Valkyrie was a big hit when it toured the European show circuit in 1955 for one year.  It also toured the United States starting in 1955 when it received the “Excellence of Design and Engineering” award at the Madison Square Garden Auto Show.  ...

Bandit’s Boileau Holds Off Ball, Morgan at packed Hawkeye Downs to Take $10,00 Home from the $50,000 Purse
Bandit’s Boileau Holds Off Ball, Morgan at packed Hawkeye Downs to Take $10,00 Home from the $50,000 Purse

2017-07-21

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, July 21, 2017 — Mike Morgan (#88) gave it his all after the collision with Trevor Kruckeberg (#63) on Saturday, but with that Tommy Boileau (#16) gained the lead taking the win. Boileau won his first feature win of the Minimizer Bandit Big Rig Series event at Hawkeye...

Wisconsin Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Insider with Proof a Federal Contractor in Wisconsin Is Falsely Claiming to be Minority Owned to Call About Rewards

2017-07-20

If you work for a company that is falsely claiming to be a minority or woman owned to business in Wisconsin to get an unfair competitive advantage on federal jobs or federal contract bidding-call us” — Wisconsin Corporate Whistleblower Center WASHINGTON , DC, USA, July 20, 2017 — The Wisconsin Corporate Whistleblower Center says, “We are urging an insider with proof a Wisconsin based federal contractor is lying about being minority owned to gain an unfair advantage on federal bids for work to call us anytime at 866-714-6466. As we would like to discuss anytime the rewards for this type of information can be extremely significant.” http://Wisconsin.CorporateWhistleblower.Com The Center believes that many companies misrepresent the nature of their ownership...

Anoop Chandola’s YA novel “MYTH AND PUNISHMENT” to be released by Black Opal Books

2017-07-15

KENT, WA, UNITED STATES, July 15, 2017 — July 15, 2017: Black Opal Books announces release of Anoop Chandola’s YA novel, “Myth and Punishment.” Twelve-year-old, US born, East Indian Adina is searching for a lost family jewel. Her nani, maternal grandmother, claims to have offered the jewel to one of the Hindu gods in return for a grandchild, resulting in Adina’s birth. The family jewels are an Indian girl’s birthright, and should have come to Adina, but her mother secretly sold off the jewels, in defiance of Hindu tradition, after she divorced Adina’s father when Adina was two. So the lost “crown” jewel is the only one left…if Adina can only find it. Her quest for this piece of jewelry takes her on a virtual trip through Hindu cosmology and mythology and Indian history. She uses her laptop to find images of a given god, goddess, or historical figure then mediates...

Independent Outdoor Network Completes Multi-Market Outdoor Advertising Acquisition

2017-07-12

HARTFORD, Connecticut, July 12, 2017 – Independent Outdoor Network (ION), a leading outdoor advertising company based outside Hartford, Connecticut, has completed its first major U.S. acquisition via an asset swap. ION’s acquisition consists of several hundred bulletin displays throughout Wisconsin, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Illinois, and Missouri. In exchange, ION swapped Boston designated market area (DMA) assets, consisting primarily of digital bulletins. The transaction gives ION new footholds in DMAs like Milwaukee, Green Bay-Appleton, Madison, Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson, Columbia, South Carolina, Myrtle Beach-Florence, Chattanooga, St. Louis, and Springfield, Missouri, among others. David Gannon, CEO of ION, had this to say about the transaction: “We are so excited about Independent’s expansion into these great markets.  We have so much planned for new development and acquisitions...

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