Entertainment News Archive - August 09, 2010

HONG KONG, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) (http://www.globalsources.com ) has scheduled the simultaneous launch of five China Sourcing Fairs in Miami in 2011.

LONDON, August 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Europe (http://www.eu.ntt.com/), an ICT solutions partner and subsidiary of NTT Communications (http://www.ntt.com/), today announces that all its managed services operations across Europe have been officially verified by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (http://www.lrqa.com/default.aspx) as being compliant with the ISO/IEC 20000 standard for IT Service Management. The ISO/IEC 20000 IT Service Management certification (http://www.itsmfi.org/) offers reassurance to customers that NTT Europe will provide consistent and cost effective services, ensuring cohesive delivery and sustainability.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials at Savannah Music Group (SMG) and its subsidiary Savannah Records call for Congress to add an opt-out clause to allow radio stations to play the music of new and independent labels without additional payment to musicians and record labels.

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Techaisle is re-iterating its forecast of Netbooks, initially released in mid-2009 that 36 million netbooks will be purchased by businesses and consumers in 2010, a growth rate of 13 percent from 2009.

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Halo Group, a branding and marketing communications agency, announced today that accomplished global advertising and marketing veteran Garrick M. Gelinas has joined the agency as SVP/Director of Client Services.

NEWPORT, Ky., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The WAVE Foundation today announces that it has tapped leading investor and public relations firm The Eisen Agency to assist with brand and brand identity development, integrated marketing communications, donor and investor relations and event support.

ATLANTA, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Trevelino/Keller Communications Group, an integrated public relations, social media and brand communications firm, today announces the addition of TCBY to its franchising practice.

LAKEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado public relations consulting firm, Absolutely Public Relations, is the PR agency of record (AOR) for the Denver-based accounting firm, Holben Hay Balzer CPAs, LLC (HHB).

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.