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2014-07-10 12:25:50

Sterling Partners Portfolio Company Expected to Expand Programs, Services and Schools in the United States and Abroad CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- School of Rock, the national leader in performance-based music education, and its growth equity partner, Sterling Partners, announced today the appointment of Dzana Homan as the company's new Chief Executive Officer. Homan will lead School of Rock into its next phase of growth by leveraging her extensive career leading large...

2014-07-10 12:25:18

Learn Why Top Marketers are Going Mobile First LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile Media Summit, the largest mobile media and advertising conference in North America and Europe is headed to Chicago for its third-annual event on Tuesday, July 29(th) at the Mid-America Club. The industry gathering will host more than 700 media, digital, agency, brand and mobile executives who are moving the industry forward and driving mobile innovation across the United States and around the...

2014-07-10 09:44:40

American Academy of Neurology Position statement released as AAN hosts first Sports Concussion Conference in Chicago The American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the largest professional association of neurologists and a leading authority on sports concussion, is releasing a new position paper that states doctors have an ethical obligation to educate and protect athletes from sports concussion and clear them to play only when the athlete is medically ready, standing firm against objections...

2014-07-10 08:25:04

CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fairgoers and gamers across the country looking to understand the economics of agriculture and have fun doing it can now download Risk Ranch for free from both the iTunes App Store and Google Play. The app - the first and most exciting agriculture-based game of its kind - is also playable online at www.cmegroup.com/4Hcarnival. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140709/125738 Logo -...

2014-07-09 23:13:02

Vamoose Tattoo Removal is excited to announce the opening of their 2nd location earlier this month. This Lincoln Square location helps fulfill the high demand for exclusive tattoo removal shops in Chicago. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 It is estimated that over 45 million Americans have at least one tattoo. How many of those 45 million people regret that decision? About half of them - and contrary to what your parents told you, tattoos do not have to be permanent. In fact,...

2014-07-09 23:10:33

Health Care Data Quality Consulting and Outsourcing Firm Honored for Seventh Consecutive Year Chicago (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 National health care data quality consulting and outsourcing firm Care Communications, Inc. announced today it has been recognized as one of “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR). This recognition marks the seventh consecutive year that Care Communications has received the award,...

2014-07-09 23:08:02

Renowned Experts Gather to Review Brain Tumor Cases, Give Inside Look into Tumor Board Experience Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 With more than 120 types of brain tumors, there is no one-size-fits all approach to treatment. That is why in some instances, physicians engage the expertise of colleagues across specialties for discussion of a particular case. This multidisciplinary group is called a “tumor board” and is where these physicians can discuss each case to define the optimal...

2014-07-09 23:05:41

What the Supreme Court says about inventions that don’t deserve a patent holds important lessons, says intellectual property law Professor Daryl Lim of The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 An “inventive” idea with tangible effects deserves a patent, but an attempt to patent abstract business ideas doesn’t meet those standards, the U.S. Supreme Court recently decided in Alice Corporation v. CLS Bank International (Docket #13-298). In its ruling, the court...

2014-07-09 23:05:31

Company enables organizations to transform sensor data into real-time decisions. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 TempoDB announced today that it has changed its name to TempoIQ. Building on the company’s established leadership in time series data storage, the new name reflects TempoIQ’s expanded ability to provide public and private sector clients with an integrated backend solution for sensor data analytics, monitoring and storage. Sensor data is growing at a staggering pace as...

2014-07-09 16:28:32

Device could offer hope for patients with large, wide-neck brain aneurysms previously considered untreatable CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After Susan Wakulich was told she had an aneurysm, she figured an invasive brain surgery and lengthy recovery lay ahead of her. "I was devastated," said Wakulich, who is 56 years old and lives in Chicago's western suburbs. "I knew this was a serious diagnosis. Then I met Dr. Bernard Bendok who told me about a new trial that...


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  • To talk saucily.
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