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2014-09-25 23:07:23

Company capabilities generate area-leading growth Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 TCG, a leading government technology strategy and IT consultancy, has been named by The Washington Business Journal (WBJ) as one of the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Washington area. "The companies that made this year’s list of WBJs Fastest Growing Companies are led by some truly remarkable men and women," says the WBJ. "The CEOs come from a variety of backgrounds but...

2014-09-19 16:23:25

Smith recognized for his commitment to driving business results and giving back to the community BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outerwall Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTR) today announced Galen C. Smith, the company's chief financial officer, has been named to Puget Sound Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list, which honors outstanding members of the local business community. Smith has been recognized for his role as an inspirational and results-driven leader and as a dedicated...

2014-08-28 23:11:30

The Canton Group is acknowledged as the Largest Web Design Firm in Baltimore by The Baltimore Business Journal. The Canton Group provides web and software development services to a long and diverse list of clients, generating $11.75 million of web design revenue last year. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Baltimore Business Journal released rankings of the top web design firms in Baltimore and awarded The Canton Group with the number one spot. Based on 2013 revenue from Web design, The Canton...

2014-08-27 23:08:37

Prodea Systems CEO Recognized Among Most Influential Businesswomen in the North Texas Region Richardson, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Prodea Systems today announced that CEO and Co-Founder Anousheh Ansari has been selected as an honoree for the Dallas Business Journal’s Women in Business Awards, honoring the region’s most influential business women. Now in its seventh year, the award program recognizes outstanding local women business leaders who not only are making a difference in...

2014-06-30 16:28:52

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan is recognized in the category of Emerging Business BOSTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Venkat Srinivasan, the President and CEO of RAGE Frameworks, a growing leader in Big Data and Business Process Automation, has been named 2014 CIO of the Year in Emerging Business by the Boston Business Journal and Mass High Tech. Recognizing the challenge of running a company efficiently in today's world of technology, the CIO Award honors top innovators who are ahead of the...

2014-06-27 23:09:26

Veon Leading Growing Technology Company to Success in Western Pennsylvania West Middlesex, PA (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Autosoft, Inc.is proud to announce that company President and CEO, Bryce Veon, has been honored with a 2014 Fast Tracker award in an annual program sponsored by the Pittsburgh Business Journal. The Fast Tracker Awards honor 40 of the region's most outstanding business, government and non-profit leaders under the age of 40 for their significant achievements in workplaces...

2014-06-05 16:25:06

Community-driven media and events company kicks off Chicago property with beer, open call to local innovators CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Streetwise Media, a division of the American City Business Journals, is launching its newest digital media and events property Chicago Inno today with a meetup at the Clark St. Ale House. The fresh site aims to reach Chicago's most connected, active and influential audience with accessible news that tackles everything related to tech,...

2014-05-27 23:13:44

Securityhunter has been included in the top 25 Federal/Defense Contractor list for the Greater Baltimore area, according to the Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ) for the second year in a row. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 For the second year in a row, Securityhunter has been included in the top 25 federal/defense contractor list for the Greater Baltimore area, according to the Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ). Securityhunter provides a full range of electronic and information...

2014-05-16 23:03:31

Medtronic Inc. indicated that it plans on recording a charge of $120-$140 million to resolve hundreds of lawsuits brought over its InFuse bone growth product. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm long dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports that device maker, Medtronic Inc., announced plans to record a charge of between $120 and $140 million to resolve hundreds of lawsuits brought over...

2014-05-07 23:03:54

Communications Media, Inc. has been selected as a 2014 Healthiest Employer of Greater Philadelphia award recipient by the Philadelphia Business Journal. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Communications Media, Inc. has been selected as a 2014 Healthiest Employer of Greater Philadelphia award recipient by the Philadelphia Business Journal. This award is in recognition of CMI’s commitment to a healthy work environment and wellness initiatives, including team races, fitness...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'