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2014-07-24 08:31:47

SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cypher Genomics, Inc., the genome informatics company, announced today the appointment of Henry (Hank) Nordhoff as executive chairman of Cypher's board of directors. Nordhoff directed Gen-Probe for 15 years as president and CEO and served as chairman of Gen-Probe's board of directors. In addition, Cypher appointed as directors: Herbert Boyer, Ph.D., who co-founded and led Genentech as vice president, and Andrew von Eschenbach, M.D., who was the...

2014-07-02 23:09:23

Mozido appoints Robert E. Turner, CFA as Executive Chairman to help guide the mobile financial services company as it expands operations globally. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 Mozido, a worldwide leader in mobile financial services, today announced the appointment of Robert E. Turner, CFA as Executive Chairman. In his role, Turner will help guide the mobile financial services company as it expands operations globally. Turner joins the Mozido team with over 30 years of expertise...

2014-05-20 23:03:24

New Executive Team Includes Appointment of Wayne Applehans as President and Chief Product Officer Centennial, Colorado (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Jones/NCTI gains deep expertise in learning and development, strategic planning and new product innovation with the appointment of Stacey Slaughter as CEO and Wayne Applehans as President and Chief Product Officer. Glenn R. Jones becomes Executive Chairman of Jones/NCTI. The learning and technology veterans will advance Jones/NCTI’s performance...

2014-04-15 08:31:25

Powell Succeeds CEO/Founder Jeffrey Levitt, who Transitions to Executive Chairman WAYNE, Pa. and ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precyse, an industry leader in Health Information Management (HIM) Performance Management and Technology, today announced that effective April 1, 2014, Christopher A. Powell, Precyse's President since May 2011, was promoted to Chief Executive Officer and elected to the Board of Directors, succeeding company founder, Jeffrey S. Levitt, who...

2014-02-27 23:24:32

Industry Veteran Expands Leadership Role; Former CEO Ben Atha Named Executive Chairman Kennesaw, Ga. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Applied Global Technologies (AGT), a leading provider of managed and cloud video solutions, today announces the promotion of Mark Cray to Chief Executive Officer. Cray – a seasoned industry veteran and proven executive of AGT – succeeds co-founder Ben Atha, who will assume the role of Executive Chairman after serving 20 years at AGT as Chief Technology Officer...

2014-01-09 08:26:35

-Mitchell Seyedin, Ph.D., to serve as Executive Chairman in newly created role- ST. LOUIS, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISTO Technologies, Inc., a privately-held orthobiological regenerative medicine company, announced today that George W. Dunbar, Jr., a well-recognized senior executive with over 25 years' experience in the field of life sciences, was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mitchell Seyedin, Ph.D., will continue to serve the Company...

2014-01-06 08:28:32

NEW YORK, LONDON and SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oak Hill Advisors, L.P. and OHorizons Global, Inc. announced today the acquisition of Druckguss Heidenau GmbH, Druckguss Hof GmbH, and Zerspanungs-und Industrie-technik Dohna GmbH from insolvency administrator Dr. Franz-Ludwig Danko. The assets have been acquired by newly formed entities DGH Heidenau GmbH & Co. KG, DGH Hof GmbH & Co. KG, and DGH ZIT GmbH & Co. KG (collectively "DGH-Group" or "the...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'