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2014-06-04 16:25:31

COLUMBIA, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. (www.maximhealthcare.com), an established provider of home healthcare, medical staffing, and wellness services, recently announced promotions within its executive management team. William "Bill" Butz is now Maxim's president and Raymond Carbone its chief financial officer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130925/PH86527LOGO Butz joined Maxim as chief financial officer after successfully serving as CFO...

2014-02-27 20:22:46

San Antonio, TX and New York, NY, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biglari Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BH) and Alpha Media Group announced today that a wholly-owned subsidiary of Biglari Holdings has acquired MAXIM, the largest young men's lifestyle media brand. MAXIM will continue to be operated by its current management team and will continue to be headquartered in New York City. Sardar Biglari, Chairman and CEO of Biglari Holdings said, "As the new owner, we look forward enthusiastically...

2013-07-24 23:22:13

Remarkably Low Cost Feeding Solution Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Superior-PHS debuted two prototypes in the new Maxim RX Series friction feeder line with price signs prominently placed next to each feeder: brand new friction feeders under $2,000. The Maxim RX-9s Staging feeder and the Maxim RX-12c Continuous feeder made their first appearance during this year’s tradeshow season as part of the new feeder series designed to “meet consumer’s paper and material handling needs...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'