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2010-06-11 12:11:00

CHICAGO, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- When we look back on the past five years in the business world, we see companies closing their doors, losing sales and downsizing. Rarely do we hear of companies revenues growing by nearly 300 percent. One privately-held healthcare company is defying those odds and doing some good for society along the way. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080206/AQW030LOGO-b) Rising Medical Solutions (Rising) makes the charts at number 20 on Crain's Fast Fifty...

2010-06-02 19:57:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- John Favalo, Managing Partner for Group B2B at Eric Mower and Associates (EMA), received the prestigious G.D. Crain Award at the 2010 National Business Marketing Association (BMA) Conference on Wednesday in Chicago. The award is given in honor of G.D. Crain Jr., founder of Crain Communications, which publishes Advertising Age and BtoB magazines. "John is an exceptional leader whose passion for business-to-business marketing is evidenced in his...

2010-04-13 08:30:00

DETROIT, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide survey of business executives by Crain Communications Inc about the recent federal health care reform law has found that a majority of U.S. employers are unlikely to cease offering health care benefits to their workers. The survey, to which nearly 3,700 executives responded, was conducted among readers of Crain Communications' publications, including Workforce Management and Business Insurance, whose audiences include human resources and...

2010-04-05 11:34:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Donlen Corporation, North America's fastest growing fleet leasing and management company, announced that for the second year in a row it has been named to Crain's Chicago Business 20 Best Places to Work in Chicago 2010. Recognized for their focus on communication, Donlen implemented several new initiatives this year. In addition to their regular semi-annual all-employee meetings to update progress on company goals, quarterly town hall meetings were...

2010-03-19 15:08:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- RCR Wireless News has expanded its news outlet sources with the launch of RCR Local Market News and RCR Unplugged. Taking advantage of the latest in social media and networking, both RCR Local Market News and RCR Unplugged will provide readers with the most up-to-date and relevant news from the wireless and technology industries and strive to connect mobile operators, OEMs and ODMs to the applications- and content-developer communities. "Our...

2010-03-03 10:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Workforce Management, the leading business publication for workforce management and human resources professionals, is moving its headquarters to Chicago, effective mid-summer 2010. Published by Crain Communications Inc, Workforce Management is one of the oldest and largest continuously published trade publications in the United States. Crain Communications purchased the publication in 2002, assuming the Orange County, Calif. address and all...

2010-02-19 15:24:00

DETROIT, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Here are details of two major stories in the upcoming February 22 issue of Automotive News. Reporters Donna Harris and Amy Wilson reveal that the worst of the crisis in retail automotive financing has passed. Late last year, lenders began extending more loans to car buyers, even some with weak credit histories, and to dealers. Ten of the nation's largest dealership groups representing almost 1,000 stores told Automotive News that credit standards are...

2010-02-05 15:48:00

DETROIT, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Here are details of two major stories in the upcoming February 8 issue of Automotive News. While today's Toyota press conference had President Akio Toyoda announcing a new global task force on quality to address mounting concerns, Automotive News Tokyo Reporter Hans Greimel delves into the reasons why Toyoda quietly disbanded Toyota's "Customer First" quality meetings in 2009 before this crisis ever surfaced. In a second page one story, Reporters...

2010-01-29 15:57:00

DETROIT, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Three major stories are included in the upcoming February 1 issue of Automotive News. Tokyo Reporter Hans Greimel and Los Angeles Reporter Kathy Jackson assess the consumer reaction in North America and Japan to Toyota's massive recall of eight models this week due to faulty accelerator pedals. With Toyota's operation in America at risk, Automotive News looks at consumer surveys that say whether consumers have started to be bothered. In another of...

2009-12-15 10:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LoopNet, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOOP), which operates the largest commercial real estate marketplace online, announced today that the company has signed a partnership agreement with Crain's Chicago Business to exclusively power commercial real estate listings search and display on the Crain's web site. With highly respected business news and reporting, Crain's Chicago Business is recognized as the leading business publication serving the Illinois...


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