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2014-06-04 12:35:08

Peter Gotcher Appointed to GoPro Board of Directors SAN MATEO, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GoPro, maker of one of the world's most versatile cameras and enabler of some of today's most engaging content, today announced that Tony Bates and Peter Gotcher have been appointed to GoPro's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Gotcher has been appointed to GoPro's Audit Committee. Mr. Bates has also been named President of GoPro, reporting directly to GoPro founder and...

2014-04-17 12:24:26

TORONTO, April 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Alacer Gold Corp. ("Alacer" or the "Corporation") [TSX: ASR and ASX: AQG] is pleased to announce Thomas R. Bates, Jr. has been appointed to Alacer's Board of Directors effective today. In addition, Mr. Edward C. Dowling, Jr. has been appointed as Chairman. Mr. Graff will remain on the Board as independent Lead Director. Mr. Bates is currently an adjunct professor at the Neeley School of Business within Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas....

2013-08-01 23:00:34

A new industry survey finds that independent information professionals are bullish on the economy, with more than half expecting revenues to increase in 2013. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Mary Ellen Bates, owner of Bates Information Services, can tell you what independent information professionals look like, how hard they work, and how much they earn. The 2013 Info-Entrepreneur Report: Insights on Information Businesses, is the third survey Bates has conducted of the...

2013-05-15 23:04:23

Members of the Association of Independent Information Professionals will share their expertise with researchers and content managers from business, industry, education, government, and other fields at the Special Libraries Association 2013 Annual Conference in San Diego, California. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The digital age is evolving at break-neck speed. What wasn´t possible three weeks ago is suddenly commonplace; information that couldn´t easily be acquired or...

Early Reading, Math Ability Could Indicate Future Socioeconomic Success
2013-05-09 05:14:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Children who display aptitude in math and reading at an early age could reap socioeconomic benefits of those abilities later on in life, researchers from the University of Edinburgh claim in a new study. Writing in the latest edition of the journal Psychological Science, psychological scientists Stuart Ritchie and Timothy Bates discovered that ability in those fields impacted an individual´s social class more than three...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'