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2014-10-21 20:20:32

Jim Boyd to Retire after 33 Years with the Airline ST. GEORGE, Utah, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), announces the promotion of Steve Black to Vice President - Customer Service effective Nov. 17, 2014. Black will succeed Jim Boyd, who will retire after 33 years with the airline. As Vice President - Customer Service, Black will report to Mike Thompson, SkyWest Airlines COO, and will be responsible for the safe and compliant...

2014-10-21 20:20:28

Thomas Anderson Appointed Chief Executive Officer IRVING, Texas, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exeter Finance Corp. today announced that Thomas Anderson, a financial services industry veteran, has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective November 3, 2014. Mark Floyd, who has served as Chief Executive Officer since 2010, will continue to serve on the Board of Directors and work with Mr. Anderson to ensure a smooth transition....

2014-10-21 20:20:23

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IntroductionGlobal New Cars industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value and volume 2009-13, and forecast to 2018). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Features and benefits* Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and...

2014-10-21 20:20:21

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Parking Association (NPA) has elected Mark Muglich, president of ABM Parking Services, as chairman of the board of directors. Muglich takes office for a two-year term effective Oct. 21, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141019/152976 Muglich and the board will set the vision, advocacy agenda and professional development framework of the Association. During Muglich's tenure NPA will focus on parking...

2014-10-21 20:20:18

Worldwide Jeppesen navigation data and charts to be included with InSight avionics system ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NATIONAL BUSINESS AVIATION ASSOCIATION CONVENTION & EXHIBITION -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, will supply critical navigation and flight data to support the recently announced InSight Integrated Flight Deck from Universal Avionics. InSight is a new primary flight and multifunction display avionics system set to debut...

2014-10-21 16:32:19

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Vibrations Shoes Inc. (OTCPink: GVSI), announced plans to develop more moderately priced vibrating shoes that will target everyday consumers with a reduced price tag. Development plans for the new model have been sparked by an influx interest in a model that can be licensed to major shoe manufacturers, and be sold in retail super stores, such as Target, KMart and Walmart. Besides being much more moderately priced than the...

2014-10-21 16:32:12

OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) declared a dividend of three cents ($0.03) per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on November 12, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120420/CG91760LOGO About Federal Signal Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded...

2014-10-21 16:32:10

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The iconic Las Vegas hotel-casino known for inviting visitors to "live their dreams out loud," hosted one lucky player who did just that after winning $2,438,460 on global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) Wheel of Fortune® at The Mirage Hotel & Casino on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014. The winner wished to remain anonymous. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO IGT launched Wheel of Fortune® in 1996 and solidified the...

2014-10-21 16:32:08

Company Reinforces Commitment to Serving Customers and asks for Customer Patience with Inclement Weather Approaching, as it Continues to Mobilize Managers, Non-union Employees and Contractors to Meet Customer Needs PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FairPoint Communications today reiterated its commitment to providing high-quality customer service as it implements and ramps up its contingency plans. At the same time, the Company is expressing its concern with activities...

2014-10-21 16:32:02

- Revenue grows 11 percent; up 10 percent on a constant currency(1) basis BLUE BELL, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today reported third-quarter 2014 net income of $47.8 million, or 95 cents per diluted share, which included $17.9 million of pension expense. In the third quarter of 2013, the company reported a net loss of $11.6 million, or a loss of 26 cents per diluted share, which included $22.6 million of pension expense. Excluding pension...


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DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Cheetah Racing Cars
2014-06-23 06:16:01

Cheetah Racing Cars is a manufacturer of race cars in Australia. The design, engineering and production of Cheetah Race Cars are done by Brian Shead at a factory behind his home in Mordialloc, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The first car produced by Shead was for his own use in 1960 to race in the Formula Junior. He built another Cheetah in 1962 and a third in 1963. In 1970 he produced a MK4H Hill-climb car V-8 Oldsmobile, adding a redesign to previous cars. In 1973, Shead started to...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

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