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2014-07-31 12:21:50

CONCORD, Mass., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District Commander Col. Charles P. Samaris passed the command flag, signifying change of command authority of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in New England, to new District Commander Col. Christopher J. Barron. Presiding over the ceremony was Brig. Gen. Kent D. Savre, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, North Atlantic Division. The custom of...

2014-07-28 16:20:47

RESTON, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a national security, health and engineering solutions company, announced that Colonel Thomas G. "Tom" Fergusson, U.S. Army (Ret.), was inducted into the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame at Fort Huachuca, Arizona during a ceremony on June 27, 2014. Before retiring from the Army and joining the defense industry in 1995, he served as a military intelligence officer for 30 years....

2014-07-10 16:23:45

OTTAWA, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian War Museum and the Friends of the Canadian War Museum are pleased to announce they have awarded the prestigious Colonel Douglas H. Gunter History Award to five high school seniors from across Canada for their outstanding works of art and scholarship on the theme of Canada and the First World War. "Through their songs, poems, etchings and essays, these students have demonstrated an impressive understanding of this historical conflict," said James...

2014-05-22 23:16:16

American Board of Healthcare Law and Medicine Issues “Certificate of Excellence” to Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services – for Pioneering Leadership Against MERS Coronavirus in the Middle East Palatine, Illinois (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 The American Board of Healthcare Law and Medicine, headed by Dr. Thomas A. Gionis, its President and Chairman of the Board, issued a “Certificate of Excellence” on May 20, 2014, to Colonel Khalifa Hassan Al Darrai, Executive Director, Dubai...

2014-03-27 23:31:34

The Commissioned Officers Association of the U.S. Public Health Service hires retired Army colonel James Tyson Currie as executive director. Landover, MD (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 The Commissioned Officers Association (COA) and its affiliate the PHS Commissioned Officers Foundation for the Advancement of Public Health (COF) announce James Tyson Currie as executive director. Currie holds a doctoral degree in history from the University of Virginia and is a retired colonel in the U.S. Army...

2014-03-26 16:25:21

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two pediatricians whose research led to the need for early identification of and treatment of severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) and its inclusion in newborn screening have received the March of Dimes/Col. Harland D. Sanders Lifetime Achievement Award in Genetics. Children affected with SCID are at risk of developing life-threatening infections because they lack a normal immune system. The disorder became familiar to...

2014-03-06 08:21:09

SAN DIEGO, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that Manohack Mannie Keeton, CEO and Founder of ODME SOLUTIONS, LLC, a minority Woman Owned Small Business is teaming up with Rear Admiral (Ret.) Jerry Burroughs USN, Colonel Ray Jones (Ret. US Army) and (Title) Rich Mushek (US Army) of STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT GLOBAL, INC. (SAGI) on various opportunities. Ms. Keeton spent the last decade as a Department of Defense (DoD) contractor, providing support to the federal...

2014-01-06 12:28:25

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comprehensive Care Corporation (OTC BB: CHCR), a leading behavioral health, substance abuse and pharmacy management provider for employers, Taft-Hartley health and welfare funds, managed care companies, third party administrators and union-sponsored benefit plans (the "Company"), today announced that Ramon Martinez, a U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, retired, has been named President of Comprehensive Care Corporation and elected a member of...

2014-01-06 08:22:41

~Show Launches January 8th at Noon EST on Voice America's Business Channel CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Ruisi, host of the new Voice America Network radio show Step Up And Play Big, announced today that current U.S. Army Colonel Gregory Gadson, garrison commander at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, will be the first guest on his radio show set to air live on January 8(th), 2014 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. (Photo:...

2013-05-29 23:27:48

Awards to be presented at New York Concert Benefitting Give an Hour, a National Nonprofit Providing No-Cost Mental health Services to Military and Veterans Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Give an Hour (http://www.giveanhour.org), a national nonprofit organization that provides no-cost mental health services to active duty military, Post 9/11 veterans and their loved ones, has named Colonel David W. Sutherland and Military Connection CEO Debbie Gregory as this year´s recipients...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.