Wisconsin Sports

BRP établit un siège social pour son marché nord-américain au Texas afin d'accélérer sa croissance

16 11 2017

16 nov. 2017 14h30 HE VALCOURT, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 16 nov. 2017) - Dans le but d'accélérer sa croissance, BRP (TSX:DOO), chef de file mondial des sports motorisés, établira un siège social pour son marché nord-américain à Plano, en banlieue de Dallas, au Texas dès le début de l'année prochaine. « Nous transformons notre modèle d'affaires afin de nous rapprocher de notre plus important marché, a déclaré Sandy Scullion, vice-président principal et directeur général, Commercialisation et Services mondiaux de BRP. BRP et ses marques performent extrêmement bien sur le marché présentement et nous souhaitons en profiter pour accélérer cet élan. » Le nouveau siège jouera un rôle clé pour plusieurs fonctions en Amérique du Nord, notamment en matière de ventes, marketing, services aux concessionnaires, finance et de ressources humaines. « Nous allons rassembler des gestionnaires et des employés de différents départements au Texas afin de créer...

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15 11 2017

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New Children’s Book Uses Magical Elf to Impart Life-Long Lessons

13 11 2017

TULSA, Okla. November 13, 2017 Facing adversity at any age is difficult, but for children, the first taste of failure can be especially frustrating and confusing. Unless children are properly motivated and encouraged, hardships can foster a “give-up” attitude. Brian Harold has created a story – and one magical character – meant to provide the inspiration children need when they face misfortune in “Ralph the Magical Elf: Not a Christmas Story.” “Ralph the Magical Elf” follows the motivational story of Joe and the magical elf, Ralph. When young Joe faces a challenging and unhappy day, he decides to stop trying. This is when Ralph shows up to teach Joe a valuable lesson. The magical elf refuses to leave Joe’s side until he learns to overcome his fear of failing and pursues his dreams. Equipped with colorful illustrations and lyrical text, Harold’s book sheds light on the importance of team work and perseverance and demonstrates that failure doesn’t have to be final. “No...

SightMD Welcomes Cataract & Glaucoma Specialist Dr. Aleksandra Michalik to New York’s Fastest Growing Ophthalmic Provider Group

10 11 2017

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. November 10, 2017 With a goal of giving patients greater access to more physicians in the convenience of their local neighborhoods, New York’s fastest growing ophthalmic provider group – SightMD – today announced the newest addition to their growing medical staff, Aleksandra Michalik, DO, according to noted eye surgeon, John Passarelli, MD, President of SightMD. “At SightMD, we’re as passionate about the training and expertise of our physicians as we are about their commitment to the quality of care we provide our patients,” said Dr. Passarelli. “Having the opportunity to add Dr. Michalik to our surgical staff is rare because of her unique background and training, her commitment to personal patient care and her passion for improving ophthalmic care through advanced research. We could not be more excited to have her join our expanding medical staff here at SightMD.” Dr. Michalik is a former analytical chemist at Estée Lauder who went on to earn her medical...

Shine United Ranks #5 in OUTSIDE’s Best Places to Work 2017

07 11 2017

Best Places to Work 2017 At Shine, we understand that our people are the backbone of the agency. As such, we treat them with respect and fairness, give them room to run and grow, and work hard to make sure that they're always taken care of and well-compensated. SANTA FE, N.M. November 07, 2017 OUTSIDE, America’s preeminent active and adventure lifestyle brand, reveals the best places to work in the U.S. in 2017. Not only are winning companies great workplaces for employees, but they respect the environment and encourage a balance between work and enjoying life in the great outdoors. For a second year in a row Shine United has been ranked #5 out of 100 companies that made the list and has been included in the top 100 for five consecutive years. “Companies from across the country entered a rigorous two-part survey process to make the winning list,” said Jonah Ogles, Articles Editor at OUTSIDE Magazine. “The Best Companies Group evaluates each nominated company's...

Wisconsin Healthcare Leaders Oppose Chiropractor Bill

01 01 1970

A broad coalition of child health advocates oppose Wisconsin's proposed AB 260, which would mandate schools and colleges accept physical exams completed by chiropractors. These 19 physician organizations, other health care providers, health systems, academic centers and other parties say clearance to play should be determined by screening in the primary care office. Kimberly, WI, June 12, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Leading health experts have grave concerns over AB260, mandating Wisconsin’s schools and colleges to accept physical exams completed by chiropractors. Currently primary care providers examine students for clearance to compete in athletic programs.The coalition opposing the measure includes 19 key physician organizations, other health care providers, health systems, hospitals, academic centers and other parties with a vested interest in the health and well-being of Wisconsin’s student athletes.“Chiropractors do not have the comprehensive medical training to provide...

The Largest Latino Festival Ever Assembled in the USA, Los Dells Festival Announces a Worthy Relief Fund to Help Houston

01 01 1970

All profits from ticket sales to the Los Dells Festival will be donated to help the people in need in Houston. Press Release - updated: Aug 31, 2017 20:05 EDT WISCONSIN, August 31, 2017 - In the midst of one of the biggest disasters in Texas history and only two days away from the start of the Los Dells Festival in Wisconsin, the first multi-genre major Latin music festival in the Midwest; Damon Zumwalt, the owner and promoter of the Largest Latino Festival ever assembled in the U.s., has decided that the Festival shall be a fundraiser for Houston. “All profits of ticket sales to the Los Dells Festival will be donated to a worthy Houston Relief Fund to help the people in need in Houston after Hurricane Harvey.” With the greatest line up ever in a Latino music 2-day Festival featuring Mana, Daddy Yankee, Nicky Jam, Los Tucanes De Tijuana, Becky G, Prince Royce, Reik, Kinky, Deorro, Wisin, Larry Hernandez, Carla Morrison and many more artists from all over the continent,...

The Green Bay Packers and Microsoft join forces to drive economic growth and job creation in Wisconsin

01 01 1970

TitletownTech will initially focus on three areas: TitletownTech Accelerator. The Accelerator will work with startups and young companies to incubate or accelerate and bring to market new digital technology products and services. The employees of participating companies will spend 18 weeks working at TitletownTech and with its advisors and mentors on technology and business development projects. TitletownTech Venture Capital Fund. The Venture Capital Fund will invest in and provide capital to help launch new companies that participate in the TitletownTech Accelerator. The Packers and Microsoft are the first two entities to commit investments to this fund, with an opportunity for participation by additional investors. TitletownTech Labs. The Labs will enable established businesses to send employee teams to work at TitletownTech for 18 weeks to develop new digital technology products and services. These employee...

Sport Testing Combine for Young Athletes, Giving Them Same Drills as the Pros, Highlights Full Slate of Music, Activities, Food, Beverages & Shopping in Fan Festival at 2017 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship

01 01 1970

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 31, 2017 - Young athletes will have the chance to emulate professional athletes in the Sports Testing Combine at the 2017 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship, as part of the Fan Festival at Talen Energy Stadium in suburban Philadelphia this weekend. Sports Testing uses a combination of testing hardware, monitoring software and applications to assess both general athleticism and sport-specific skills. The tests clearly identify strengths and weaknesses so athletes and coaches can adjust training and competition schedules accordingly using unbiased data. This seamless process enables athletes to view and compare their scores to players who have been tested previously and are in the Sport Testing database. Professional athletes such as Connor McDavid, Andrew Wiggins and Tristan Thompson are a few of the elite athletes who have been tested by the company. Additionally, the technology has been used by many NHL, NFL, NCAA, NLL, KHL and AFL teams...

So You Wanna Be a Wisconsin Sports Fan?

01 01 1970

"Wisconsin fandom" has just become a little easier with Cheesehead Kingdom now available online. Press Release - updated: Aug 30, 2017 07:00 CDT OSHKOSH, Wis., August 30, 2017 - Wisconsin sports fans love the Packers, the Badgers, and probably the Brewers and the Bucks too. Wisconsin sports fans are the greatest fans around and by no doubt they want all the fandom gear they can find. With the launch of CheeseheadKingdom.com, now fans to super fans have the ability to increase their fandom with Packer and Badger gear. The new cheeseheadkingdom.com website lays the groundwork for Badger and Packer gear that every fan can sink their teeth into. Todd Kempinger founder of Cheesehead Kingdom explains, “There just wasn’t anywhere to simply shop for Wisconsin Sports gear online. Due to that, Cheesehead Kingdom was created with the intent to provide everything Wisconsin fans want all in one place at a great price.” He continues, “There are Wisconsin sports fans everywhere...

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