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2011-07-27 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tantus Technologies, Inc. (Tantus) is proud to announce the recent hire of Mr. Tom Dale as the Director of Technical Solutions. "Mr.

2011-07-06 09:48:00

New Center for Excellence issue brief WASHINGTON, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new issue brief from the Center for State and Local Government Excellence finds that California, North Carolina, and Ohio rely on a combination of wellness programs and cost containment to rein in cost increases. The brief, "Health Insurance for Active and Retired State Employees: California, North Carolina, and, Ohio," analyzes the cost of providing health insurance, along with changes in health plans...

2011-06-08 14:39:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CenterPoint Properties Trust ("CenterPoint") announced today that Mike Mullen will retire as Chief Executive Officer September 30, 2011 and be succeeded by Paul Fisher, currently President.

2011-05-11 14:02:00

Announce Specific Commitments to Scale-Up Energy Efficiency, Better Working Conditions Worldwide, Green Investing OAKLAND, Calif., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sustainable business practices got a powerful, public boost today when a group of globally prominent investors, Fortune 500 companies and organized labor announced a series of coordinated commitments to combat climate change and other societal challenges while building a safer, more sustainable global economy.

2011-04-21 12:05:00

Company also launches new three-step "Green Pledge" for employees for Earth Day SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Day this week, Blue Shield of California reported its results on social responsibility initiatives and is launching a new "Green Pledge" for its employees.

2011-03-16 15:43:00

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) has provided notice that it has terminated negotiations for renewing a contract awarded to Medco Health Solutions, Inc.

2011-03-16 10:59:00

Action reflects company's longstanding commitment to affordable care and health reform SAN FRANCISCO, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Shield of California (BSC) has withdrawn its rate filing with the California Department of Insurance and the company will not increase rates to any individual or family plan member for the remainder of the year, announced BSC chairman and CEO Bruce Bodaken today.

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