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2014-09-02 16:24:41

CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FoodMinds, a food and nutrition consulting and communications agency, is on track for its third year of double-digit growth according to current projections. The agency is exceeding budget expectations with existing and new clients as it enters the last four months of 2014, and is also growing its team. FoodMinds is adding new communications, science, and public affairs experts, as well as promoting several of its current team members, to meet...

2014-09-02 12:31:18

Feeding America Leads Charge and Turns Orange(TM) to Solve Hunger for 49 Million Americans CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hunger advocates from across the country will be wearing orange on Hunger Action Day(TM )- Thursday, September 4 - in an effort to raise awareness of the 49 million people in the United States who struggle with hunger. The "Turn Orange" campaign is just one of many events taking place across the country as part of Feeding America's Hunger Action Month, a...

2014-09-02 12:25:42

George Lucas, Christy Turlington Burns, Mario Batali and Deepak Chopra Join This Year's Lineup CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets to the fourth-annual Chicago Ideas Week (CIW), taking place October 13-19, 2014, are now on sale to the general public via chicagoideas.com. Acclaimed director George Lucas, global maternal health advocate and Every Mother Counts Founder Christy Turlington Burns, world-renowned chef Mario Batali and Deepak Chopra, M.D., join a star-studded...

2014-09-02 12:21:09

Members can receive up to 100-percent bonus on award miles purchased CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today launched a three-day promotion offering MileagePlus members a bonus of up to 100 percent on award miles purchased between Sept. 2 and Sept. 4. The maximum bonus available is based on the number of MileagePlus members worldwide who participate - - the more members who buy miles, the greater everyone's bonus can climb. MileagePlus members may go to...

2014-09-02 08:34:24

TORONTO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Complete Innovations (CI), one of North America's fastest growing providers of fleet telematics and mobile workforce technology, is pleased to announce an investment from Madison Dearborn Partners, a leading private equity firm based in Chicago, IL. The investment, which is the second institutional financing since CI's inception in 2000, will provide liquidity to CI's current shareholders, primarily for its prior institutional investor, Symmetric...

2014-09-02 08:26:25

CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Later this month, a three-day financial freedom seminar will offer unique insights on how to nurture growth and become a more efficient business person - not by "redoubling your efforts" - but by applying time-tested economic principles. The seminar is the brainchild of private equity investor Richard Koch and marketing expert Perry Marshall. Learn more about this remarkable event at http://www.perrymarshall.com/marketing/meetrichard/. Thirty...

2014-09-02 08:25:24

- The Maroon 5 World Tour 2015 Will Visit 27 North American Cities Including New York City, Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver, Chicago And Washington DC - LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multi platinum-selling and Grammy Award®-winning rock band, Maroon 5, revealed details today for THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 in support of the band's fifth studio album, V. Produced by Live Nation, THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 will kick off at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Feb....

2014-08-31 23:01:16

GigeNET is offering significant savings on unmetered bandwidth as well as an incredible deal on an Intel Xeon 1230 dedicated server. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 GigeNET, widely recognized as one of the premier providers of managed hosting and DDoS protection, is headquartered just outside Chicago where it owns and operates a state-of-the-art 17,000-square-foot datacenter. It also operates a center in Los Angeles and is preparing to open its new East Coast location. In response to...

2014-08-29 23:10:33

Beringea, Hyde Park Venture Partners and Plymouth Venture Partners Invest for Future Growth Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Chicago-based 3D virtual simulation technology company InContext Solutions is proud to announce $12 million of series D funding. The funding comes from Beringea LLC in Michigan and Beringea LLP in London, along with continued investments by Michigan based Plymouth Venture Partners and Hyde Park Venture Partners, who focus funding efforts on Midwest-based...

2014-08-29 23:09:00

SharePoint Fest Chicago will move to a new location at McCormick Place in Chicago. This year's event will be from December 8-10, 2014. Chicago, Illinolis (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 SharePoint Fest is pleased to announce that its Chicago event will now be held at McCormick Place (West Building) on December 8-10, 2014. This change will allow for greater space and more flexibility in sessions and workshops. Attendees can now enjoy the access to downtown Chicago that historic McCormick Place...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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