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2014-09-24 12:27:09

Starcom Worldwide vet to oversee U.S. Cellular Business at rapidly growing independent agency CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frequency540 (FQ540), an independent Chicago-based agency, announced that former Starcom Worldwide executive Stephanie Ridley, 34, will be joining the FQ540 team as senior director to oversee the agency's U.S. Cellular account. FQ540's reputation for delivering data-informed creative content and measurable results on behalf of U.S. Cellular, the...

2014-09-24 08:25:23

YP Brings Together Local Restaurant Listings and Ordering to Better Serve YP Users LOS ANGELES and CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YP, the go-to local search destination for more than 80 million* people across the U.S., today announced a new deal with GrubHub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB) - the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering company, to offer online and mobile ordering as part of YP's consumer experience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140923/148037...

2014-09-24 08:24:44

Goal to generate fun and warmth to sustain Chicago through winter's polar vortex CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Cultural Mile Association plans to extend summer through this Thursday by hosting its Endless Summer Karaoke on the Chicago Cultural Mile. The Endless Summer Karaoke event will be held Thursday from 6:30pm until 9:00pm at the Park Grill Plaza in Millennium Park. The Chicago Cultural Mile is Michigan Avenue from the Chicago River south to Roosevelt...

2014-09-24 00:20:51

Gift Provides for Continued Growth of Organization that Supports 15,000 Chicago Teens CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago teens are getting a boost from Derrick Rose, NBA MVP and three-time All-Star. Rose is donating $1 million to After School Matters, a Chicago-based non-profit organization devoted to providing innovative out-of-school programs for teenagers. The donation was announced this evening at the organization's 2014 Annual Gala. The teen population that After...

2014-09-23 23:12:24

INXPO’s Business TV solution is among the top innovative technologies in Chicago. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Out of 552 nominees, INXPO has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 13th annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The awards recognize the most innovative new products and services in the Chicago region across all organization sizes, sectors and industries. 1500 business and civic leaders will come together to honor the winners...

2014-09-23 23:05:42

The Power of Cloud-Based Law Practice Management and Legal Research Now Available in One Integrated Platform Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Day One of the 2014 Clio Cloud Conference opened with a significant announcement that stands to change the way today’s lawyers and law firms conduct and manage their legal research. Clio, the leading cloud-based legal practice management platform, and Fastcase, the leading next-generation legal research service, have entered into an...

2014-09-23 23:04:09

Open Books is proud to announce the launch of StoryPort, a new venture to connect educators, students, and the power of writing. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Open Books, the award-winning nonprofit social venture devoted to transforming lives through literacy, today announced an initiative to help expand its popular writing programs nationwide. The new project, a for-profit company called StoryPort, empowers K-12 students to create stories of all kinds, educators to connect...

2014-09-23 16:30:20

Chicago-based start-up shifts the moving industry through technology and transparency CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MovingCompanyReviews.com (MCR), a site that connects consumers with reliable moving companies, today announces its official launch from a beta period. Shannon Cullins, MCR vice president and general manager, co-founded the moving review site in 2012 with HomeFinder.com CEO, Doug Breaker. MCR was founded as a unit of HomeFinder.com to create happy move...

2014-09-23 16:29:52

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Windy Apple Technologies is celebrating four years of operation with promotional pricing for its New York-to-Chicago microwave low latency service and is announcing plans for a transatlantic network. In 2010, Windy Apple Technologies created the long-haul low latency microwave network market. To celebrate four successful years of service, WAT is offering promotional pricing on microwave connectivity between New York and Chicago. For 12-month...

2014-09-23 12:34:23

Crain's Business honors Chicago's top 50 top talent CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SteelBrick, the world's fastest-growing provider of automated sales pricing and quoting software, announced that SteelBrick CEO Godard Abel was named to the Tech 50 2014 list by Crain's Business Chicago. This list includes Chicago's top technology talent as selected by the editors at Crain's Business Chicago. According to Crain's, Abel "has made Chicago an epicenter of configure, price, quote...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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