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2010-12-08 12:37:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- JamesAllen.com was recently selected by Internet Retailer to be among their Hot 100 e-retailers of 2010. James Allen finds itself in good company, as other distinguished sites that were chosen include Amazon.com, Groupon.com and AmericanApparel.com. Internet Retailer annually publishes a list of the Hot 100 e-retailers that redefine e-commerce. According to Internet Retailer, the companies chosen "applied a mix of technology, design, merchandising and...

2010-09-29 07:15:00

ALLEN, Texas, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company will premiere its VisionREZ 2011 architectural design software solution at the 2010 Building Components Manufacturing Conference (BCMC) trade show. BCMC is the premier conference for the structural building components industry. Powered by Autodesk Technology, VisionREZ 2011 leverages Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology for the residential and light commercial construction industries. Following are key new...

2010-09-23 05:30:00

ALLEN, Texas, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Professional Drivers (AAOPD) announced today a partnership with Homeland HealthCare Inc., a third party administrator of supplemental insurance plans based in Allen, Texas, and a member of Inc. Magazine's Fastest Growing Private Companies in the US. The announcement commemorates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (September 19 - 25) honoring America's 3.2 million truckers. AAOPD, supported by Homeland HealthCare,...

2010-09-13 11:26:00

- Long term care veteran to lead prominent national association - WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's largest long term care association, the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), today announced that Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson has been selected as its next President and CEO. Governor Parkinson will begin his term with AHCA/NCAL in January following his term in office. "In this new era of health reform,...

2010-09-10 17:17:00

ALLEN, Tex., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Homeland HealthCare, a limited benefit insurance administrator located in Allen, Texas announced today that it had been added to the prestigious Inc. 500 list, the magazine's annual ranking of the fastest growing private companies in America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100817/INC5000LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100817/INC5000LOGO) Steve Jones, Chief Executive Officer of Homeland HealthCare, was "ecstatic," and...

2010-09-02 07:30:00

ALLEN, Texas, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company has officially released the 2011 version of their VisionREZ Residential Building Information Modeling (BIM) software. Following are key new features and enhancements to this latest release of VisionREZ: Compatibility: VisionREZ Plug In is compatible with Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture and AutoCAD MEP 2011 and 2010 platforms. VisionREZ Stand Alone (Designer and Builder) is powered by the 2011 AutoCAD Architecture...

2010-08-11 10:54:00

Collin County moms now have a free option with new cord blood collection service ALLEN, Texas, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clara Maughan is less than a day old and she's already helping save lives. Clara's cord blood -- which parents David and Stacy Maughan of McKinney decided to donate hours before her birth at 1:53 a.m. Monday morning -- could very soon be used to save the life of a person suffering from a potentially fatal disease. "It's a win-win situation if there is a...

2010-08-04 12:04:00

DENVER, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Free Speech TV and co-founder Jon Stout will be honored on Thursday, August 5, 2010 with the 2010 Professional Freedom and Responsibility Award, presented by the Cultural & Critical Studies Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Monte Whaley and the Denver Post will also share this year's award. The annual Professional Freedom and Responsibility Award recognizes individuals and organizations for a...

2010-06-10 14:00:00

ALLEN PARK, Mich., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The highly successful proprietary school, Center for Film Studies, (CFS,) is pleased to announce they are moving to a 10,000 square foot facility within the Allen Park Studio Center, the film complex owned by the city of Allen Park. The Center for Film Studies has formed a training alliance with a film studio also on-site at the Allen Park Studio Center including Global Renaissance Entertainment, a nationally known movie production company...

2010-06-08 06:00:00

NEW YORK, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) paid tribute to the winners and honorees of the 2010 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. The top honors went to Marc Jacobs for Womenswear Designer of the Year, presented by Jessica Biel. The award for Menswear Designer of the Year was presented by Anthony Mackie to David Neville & Marcus Wainwright for Rag & Bone. Alexis Bittar took home the Accessory Designer of...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'