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2014-08-08 12:28:29

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The online auction house Auctionata (www.auctionata.com), founded in Berlin in February 2012, reports continued above-average growth in the first half of 2014 with total sales(1 )reaching EUR12 million ($16.1 million), a 96% increase over the second half of 2013, when sales totaled EUR6,1 ($8.2 million). Adjusted net revenues(2 )reached of EUR3,6 million (US $4.8 million), an increase of 211% compared to the second half of 2013. In June 2014 net revenue...

2014-07-21 08:26:13

PARIS, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following publication of the minutes of Artprice's AGM on 27 June 2014 together with a presentation of Artprice's "Future Outlook" (link to the online pdf file at the bottom of this page) that was discussed during the meeting, there had been substantial demand from shareholders and the market for further information. The Artprice Group hereby confirms that it is considering listing its 100%-owned subsidiary Artprice Inc. under the...

2014-03-10 16:27:04

National Creative Staffing Firm Matches Talent to Local Businesses LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Circle, one of the nation's premier creative staffing agencies, is entering the Raleigh-Durham creative marketplace to service The Triangle region's booming high tech and creative industries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131218/LA35354LOGO Both creative professionals and those businesses in search of top talent will be turning to Creative Circle's North...

2014-01-30 12:25:49

WIXOM, Mich., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArtServe Michigan today released its third Creative State Michigan report focused on Fiscal Year 2011 for nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in Creative State Michigan 2014 and the creative industries as a whole in Creative State Michigan 2014: Creative Industries Report. Learn more at www.CreativeStateMI.org. "ArtServe expanded its data to comprehensively define and measure the influence of the creative industries to Michigan's...

2013-12-31 23:21:59

Royalty-free music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com recently released a series of new royalty-free epic music collections, including Epic Worlds 4 and 5. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 RoyaltyFreeKings.com has released a series of action and modern epic royalty-free music designed for use in trailers and promos. 'Epic Worlds' volumes 4 and 5 feature live orchestral recordings and modern elements such as synthesizers and rock guitars, with each track building to a...

2013-06-24 23:16:30

Royalty-free music licensing website RoyaltyFreeKings.com continues work on a significant update to their catalog. (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 RoyaltyFreeKings.com is busy with a significant update of their existing catalog of background music. The music they give away, which has become popular with educators, students, independent game developers and amateur filmmakers, is getting a sizable update as well. In particular, major expansion is in popular areas such as epic and hi-tech music,...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.