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2014-07-23 08:30:19

Cognizant to Help NAPHSIS Enhance and Promote its Electronic Verification of Vital Events (EVVE) System TEANECK, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NAPHSIS (National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems) has selected Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) as a consulting and technology partner to transform its Electronic Verification of Vital Events (EVVE) system in order to make it easier for businesses and government entities to verify birth and death records, and...

2014-07-22 12:23:03

BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arthur J. Hurley Company, an 85 year old family-owned distributor of electrical wire and cable, proudly announces the appointment of Jim Clark as the Executive Vice President and CFO; Kevin Sodden as the Company's Account Manager for the Utility / Municipal / Engineering market in New England and Camilo Pereira as the Company's Business Manager in charge of key national accounts and overall expansion in the transit, utility and construction...

2014-06-30 23:18:59

CharityVision International, the global leader in sustainable, philanthropic eye care programs, today announced the appointment of Josh Romney as President, effective July 1, 2014. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 CharityVision International, the global leader in sustainable, philanthropic eye care programs, today announced the appointment of Josh Romney as President, effective July 1, 2014. Mr. Romney brings a wealth of business and public policy background to this new...

2014-06-25 08:21:00

Hertz celebrates 20 years as the official transport supplier to the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, offering fans the chance to try out "Winning Service Tips" in special tennis game and win men's finals tickets LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, will deliver a championship performance for the 20(th) year running by ensuring that Wimbledon tennis stars reach their matches on time. As the official...

2014-06-10 08:25:11

LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 72andSunny announced today that Matt Murphy has been named Partner. As Partner, Murphy will continue his leadership on the company's Google business and will help lead 72andSunny's commitment to experimentation with art, technology, and entertainment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140609/116303 Since joining 72andSunny in 2009, Murphy has been a driving force behind some of the company's most standout work, from introducing Kenny...

2014-06-09 16:23:17

Company Awarded The Holmes Report's Gold SABRE Award NAPLES, Fla., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, was awarded the Gold SABRE Award in Corporate Reputation - Institutional Image for its ongoing public relations efforts to support the brand's initiatives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130620/NY35609LOGO "Hertz is redefining the premium car rental experience, creating a valued rental experience...

2014-06-09 08:36:25

NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantor Fitzgerald announced today an innovative, new Global Intellectual Property Auction Marketplace to provide a suite of solutions to patent owners, acquirers and those seeking to secure rights in intellectual property (IP) assets. Cantor is developing its Intellectual Property Auction Marketplace in response to market participants' interests for an efficient, transparent platform for IP transactions, and in recognition of the continuing...

2014-06-02 12:26:27

LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- So much for freedom of speech. While comedian/ventriloquist Jeff Dunham's controversial character, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, went over shockingly well on his "All Over the Map" world tour stops in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Tel Aviv, Israel, Malaysia was another story. Malaysia's Ministry of Culture and Arts demanded that Dunham make major modifications to his star character, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, including name and likeness...

2014-05-29 23:18:58

Taking the Road Less Traveled Can Have Its Share of Adventures Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Traveling with a mismatched group of tourists can be daunting, especially when the adventure is set in the wild landscape of the desert. In “Desert Refuge,” the new science-fiction novel by author Cheryl Murphy, we meet a collection of colorful characters that are needing to travel across the fictitious Cham Desert as part of their holiday plans. After the group decides to take a longer,...

2014-05-20 12:22:00

- Summer Travel and Concert Season Kicks Off with Exciting Rental Promotions - LOS ANGELES and NAPLES, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) and the Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) today announced an extension of their strategic alliance through 2016. The alliance, which began in 2011, will bring exclusive Hertz car rental offers to Live Nation fans, and drive business to Hertz's leading North American equipment rental business, Hertz Equipment...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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