Latest Dubuque County, Iowa Stories

2013-06-12 23:20:21

Platinum Supplemental Insurance will be a sponsor of the 2014 Julien Dubuque International Film Festival. Dubuque, Iowa (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance will be a sponsor of the 2014 Julien Dubuque International Film Festival. The event, which takes place on April 24-27, 2014, will showcase several dozen independent films from local, national and international filmmakers. The films are screened in over a dozen venues along Main Street in Dubuque, Iowa; including the...

2013-05-30 23:01:08

IBM Premier Partner Launches Intelligent Operations Center with Sustainable City, Citizen Health and Wellness Focus Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Element Blue, an IBM Premier Partner and leading provider of IBM Smarter Planet solutions, has been selected to develop the Intelligent Operations Center (IOC) platform for Smarter Sustainable Dubuque, a unique public/private partnership between IBM Research and the City of Dubuque that seeks to make Dubuque one of the first...

2013-05-28 23:16:08

Platinum Supplemental Insurance employees and sales representatives have taken part in the Dubuque Relay for Life program since 2008 by using a variety of events to help raise money: bake sales, paying for “dress down” days, costume contests, bowling and golf outings, chili cook-offs, automatic payroll deductions and more. In both 2011 and 2012, Platinum was awarded the “Top Fundraising Company Team” in Dubuque by the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Dubuque,...

2013-05-16 23:27:06

The corporate headquarters at Platinum Supplemental Insurance in Dubuque, Iowa, announces the promotion of Lindsay Wagner to Compliance Supervisor. Dubuque, Iowa (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance has recently promoted Lindsay Wagner of Dubuque, Iowa, to compliance supervisor in the company´s Compliance Department – responsible for making sure the company stays in good standing with all legal regulations related to insurance products and sales. Lindsay joined...

2013-05-15 23:24:35

The Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce and City of Dubuque dignitaries will perform a ribbon cutting ceremony at the historic Platinum Building, home of Platinum Supplemental Insurance, their corporate headquarters in Dubuque's lower Main Street district. Dubuque, Iowa (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance will host an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony for the The Platinum Building on Tuesday, May 21 at 4:30 p.m., directly followed by a Chamber Business PM from 5-7 p.m....

2011-05-20 13:00:00

DUBUQUE, Iowa, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Dubuque and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the IBM analytics and cloud computing technology deployed in 2010 by Dubuque as part of its Smarter Sustainable Dubuque research helped reduce water utilization by 6.6 percent and increased leak detection and response eightfold. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) The Smarter Sustainable Dubuque Water Pilot Study empowered 151 Dubuque households with...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.