Entertainment News Archive - October 18, 2010

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Carhartt, with the creative talent of Team Detroit, will debut its first television commercial (in decades) in accordance with an interactive website as part of a national, multi-million dollar media plan designed to reposition the 100-year-old brand.

LONDON, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Lloyds Banking Group Sponsors Business and Philanthropy Awards at the First Ever Asian Awards - The Asian Awards Will Take Place on October 26th in London Some of the most successful Asian people from the world of business are set to be honoured at the first ever Asian Awards.

LONDON, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Asian Awards 2010, in partnership with Lebara, is the first of its kind event celebrating achievement and excellence among South Asians from around the world.

TEL AVIV, Israel, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Adsmarket Group, leading international online marketing firm, announces today the integration of an alternative payment solution to its range of online marketing solution. Matomy, a provider of alternative payment solution joins the Adsmarket Group. Menachem Salinas, formerly VP of Business Development and Sales at Adsmarket, has been appointed to CEO of Matomy. Matomy Offers a turnkey technology platform to publishers, MATOMY provides its clients with unique, full solution to the alternative virtrual currency needs and the opportunities to increase revenue from both banner and offer advertising from a single source.

BARDON, England, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The BPIF has offered its congratulations to Benson Group on becoming the world's first food packaging company to gain certification under the BPIF ISO12647-2 Scheme.

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Like most patients with lung cancer, college student Jill Costello was well aware of the disparity in research funding and sympathy, and she set out to make a difference to advocate for others with lung cancer.

GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK, DUBAI, UAE, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Prodea Systems Aims to Equip Millions of Households With Intelligent Connected Solutions Prodea Systems, a global technology innovator, today launched ROS, its award-winning intelligent digital home hub, in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). "The MENA region, with its diverse and 'digital native' population, has a demographic unlike any other in the world," said Anousheh Ansari, CEO and co-founder of Prodea Systems.

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