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2011-05-20 10:31:00

PORTLAND, Ore., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechAmerica Oregon announced its 2011 Oregon Technology Award winners in a ceremony held last night at the Portland Art Museum. The winners represent the year's top Oregon and Southwest Washington-area technology companies in four categories: System/Hardware, Software, Technology-Service and Rising Star, as well as the Cool Product of the Year, which was selected via live voting at the event. "We received many compelling applications...

2011-05-06 12:17:00

CHICAGO, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Governor Pat Quinn joined Mr. Sanjay Jha, Chairman, CEO, Motorola Mobility, Inc., to officially announce the wireless leader's decision to keep its corporate headquarters in Illinois. The news comes after months of speculation regarding the company's potential corporate relocation to California or Texas. The announcement came during a signing ceremony with Governor Quinn at the company's Libertyville headquarters for Senate Bill 4,...

2011-05-05 10:00:00

CHICAGO, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TechAmerica announced today that the NASDAQ OMX AeA Illinois Tech Index (NASDAQ: ILTI) increased in value by 11.3% since November 4, 2010. The Illinois Tech Index added three constituents in recent months, Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV), Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI), and Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGNT). There were no constituent deletions in the past six months. "The performance and growth of the Illinois Tech Index highlights the...

2011-03-30 11:12:00

CHICAGO, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechAmerica announced today several new appointments to its Midwest Board. T. Kendall Hunt, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI), continues as Chairman of TechAmerica's Midwest Board, and Marty H. Singer, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, PCTEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCTI) , continues as Vice Chairman. Member executives joining the Midwest Board include Monica Mueller, Director, Public...

2011-03-18 11:00:00

Dozens of nominations received for System/Hardware, Software, Tech Services, Rising Star and Cool Product PORTLAND, Ore., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechAmerica Oregon (formerly the Oregon Council of AeA) announced today the finalists for the 2011 Oregon Technology Awards. The winners for each category will be unveiled at the Oregon Technology Awards event on May 19, 2011, at the Portland Art Museum in Portland, Ore. (Logo:...

2011-03-10 14:18:00

CHICAGO, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Quinn today signed into law the controversial internet affiliate marketing tax, HB 3659. TechAmerica has remained dedicated to advocating on behalf of the affiliate marketing and tech community at large in Illinois to prevent this legislation from becoming law. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090319/TECHAMERICALOGO) "We are of course disappointed with this decision, given the definitive data on the ineffectiveness of...

2011-02-17 09:20:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechAmerica today praised Illinois Governor Pat Quinn for creating the Illinois Innovation Council, which was established to foster and accelerate innovation and economic growth to create jobs in the state. Members of the Illinois Innovation Council include leading executives representing critical industry sectors in Illinois. Investor and entrepreneur Brad Keywell, Co-founder of Groupon and several other ventures, will serve as Chair for...

2010-11-14 00:14:49

Lextech Labs to Open NASDAQ with TechAmerica, Event Focused on Celebrating Innovation in Illinois Lextech Labs will join TechAmerica in New York City to open the NASDAQ Stock Market on Monday, November 15. The event, arranged by TechAmerica, will emphasize the Association's Illinois Tech Index (ILTI), the winners of the 2010 Chicago Innovation Awards, and the growing innovation economy in Illinois and city of Chicago Lisle, IL (PRWEB) November 12, 2010 Lextech Labs will join TechAmerica in...

2010-11-09 13:24:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- TechAmerica announced today that the NASDAQ OMX AeA Illinois Tech Index (NASDAQ: ILTI) increased by 7.4 percent from November 6, 2009 - November 5, 2010. Within the last month, two new constituents, John Bean Technologies Corporation and Merge Healthcare Incorporated, were added to the index. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090319/TECHAMERICALOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090319/TECHAMERICALOGO) "The...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.