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2014-06-27 16:22:17

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) today announced that Marshall Turner, a member of its Board of Directors and Chair of its Audit Committee, will be retiring from the Board effective July 31, 2014. Mr. Turner has served on the SunEdison Board for 7 years. The company also announced that director Georganne Proctor will be appointed as Chair of the Audit Committee. "On behalf of management and my fellow directors, I would like to thank...

2014-06-27 08:22:30

FUZHOU, China, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (Nasdaq: PME), ("Pingtan") a global fishing company based in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that its Board of Directors has engaged BDO China Shu Lun Pan Certified Public Accountants LLP ("BDO China") to perform an audit of the consolidated financial statements of the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Prime Cheer Corporation Limited ("Prime Cheer") and its subsidiaries and variable...

2014-06-23 16:25:27

HAYWARD, Calif., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANTH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat autoimmune diseases, today announced the appointment of Brian R. Mueller to its Board of Directors and as Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors. Mr. Brian R. Mueller currently serves as Group Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of BioMarin Pharmaceutical...

2014-06-10 12:23:37

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today announced the results of the annual general meeting of shareholders of Noble Corporation held on June 10, 2014, in London, England. At the meeting, shareholders approved the following proposals: -- The reelection of Jon A. Marshall and Mary P. Ricciardello and election of Scott D. Josey as directors for one-year terms that will expire in 2015. -- Ratification of the appointment of...

2014-06-04 16:26:56

BEIJING, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products to consumers around the world, today announced that the Company has enhanced the independence of its board of directors (the "Board") through the appointment of Mr. Xiaoping Xu as an independent director of the Company, effective June 4, 2014. Mr. Xu will also serve as a member of the audit committee of the Board,...

2014-05-29 16:23:08

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA), an industrial biotechnology company producing sustainable chemicals, today announced that Ellen Richstone and Henry "Pete" Linsert, Jr. were elected to BioAmber's board of directors at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on May 27, 2014. Ray Land, BioAmber's Chairman of the Board, indicated that Pete Linsert brings to the board unique insight into the financing, scale-up, operation and expansion of...

2014-05-26 16:20:44

VANCOUVER, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI) (TSX: SSO) is pleased to announce that Beverlee F. Park has joined the Company's Board of Directors effective May 20, 2014. Ms. Park will also serve as a member of the Audit Committee and the Safety and Sustainability Committee. Ms. Park is replacing Richard C. Campbell who retired from the Board after serving as a Director of Silver Standard, including service as the Chair of the Safety and...

2014-05-23 12:25:36

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City. Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Ernest G. Bachrach, Enrique H. Boilini and Carol M. Browner as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has 10 directors. Appointment of Independent Auditors: Shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as...

2014-05-22 04:20:41

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc announces the following changes to the membership of its Board Committees: AUDIT COMMITTEE Euleen Goh, a Non-executive Director with effect from September 1, 2014, has been appointed a member of the Audit Committee with effect from this date. CORPORATE AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY COMMITTEE Patricia A. Woertz, a Non-executive Director with effect from June 1, 2014, has been...

2014-05-15 23:07:13

Leading GRC firm to discuss how companies can leverage technology to build better policy management at compliance community’s premier event, May 19 - 21 in Washington, D.C. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The Network, Inc., a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions, announced today its official sponsorship and participation in Compliance Week 2014, Compliance Week’s 9th annual conference and the most prestigious event designed for senior compliance,...


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