Latest John Hawkins Stories

2012-08-17 23:04:04

John Hawkins–the ex-con whose true crime story was covered by The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Vanity Fair magazine, “NBC Nightly News,” and “Oprah,” among many others–has just released Penitentiary Fitness, a prison workout book that features bodyweight exercises. San Diego, Ca. (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 When the California Department of Corrections took away their weights, the inmates created an ingenious workout regimen using bodyweight...

2011-06-07 15:51:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawkins, Inc. (Nasdaq: HWKN) today announced fourth quarter and full-year results for its fiscal year 2011 ended April 3, 2011. Sales of $297.6 million for fiscal 2011 represented an increase of 15.8% from $257.1 million in sales for the prior fiscal year. The acquisition of Vertex, which closed in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, contributed $9.2 million in revenue for the period. Net income for fiscal 2011 was $20.3 million, or $1.96 per...

2010-05-18 09:48:00

NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunton & Williams LLP announces Ellis Butler, John Hawkins, Raj Pande, Jeff Schroeder, and Larry Skinner have joined the firm as partners on its global Energy Project Finance team, and that Hawkins and Schroeder will serve as co-heads of the team. Pande will serve as chair of the firm's Japan practice. The five new partners bring deep project development experience to the firm, and join the firm's broader energy practice with more than 100...

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