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2014-07-08 23:06:24

Boston-Area Content Marketing Agency Issues Open Call for Marketers to Meet Increased Demand for High-Quality Written Content Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 nDash Marketing, a rapidly-growing content marketing agency based in Natick, Massachusetts, today kicked off a worldwide blog contest as a precursor to the launch of its content marketing community, scheduled to debut in early 2015. Dubbed the “Summer of Content,” the contest will run until August 31, 2014, with $1,000.00 USD in...

2011-05-09 08:00:00

STOCKHOLM, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a global initiative between Nobel Media AB, the media company of the Nobel Foundation and AstraZeneca the pharmaceutical company, staff and students at The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine will have the rare opportunity to meet and learn from a Nobel Prize awarded scientist, Dr Michael Brown, on May 12, 2011. Awarded the 1985 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Dr Brown will give a lecture at his alma mater, entitled...

2011-04-11 00:00:37

Sport Court, the Nancy Lieberman Foundation, and the Manifest Foundation will host Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Nevada and Texas, as well as the Embracing Project, Youth Action International and Hug It Forward. Basketball Great Nancy Lieberman and Michael Brown, NBA 2009 Coach of the Year, will conduct "Hoops and Hugs" mini-basketball camp for kids. Sport Court will eventually establish playing surfaces in 30 NBA cities with its advocacy partners. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) April 10, 2011...

2010-10-06 11:00:00

Washington, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Colonel Michael Brown, former chief information security officer of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), has joined Deloitte's federal technology risk practice as a senior manager with Deloitte & Touche LLP. Col. Brown will be part of the leadership team that will specialize in formulating and driving strategies in risk management and cyber security, including cyber threat intelligence. He will also engage with Deloitte's customer base in the...

2010-06-24 15:35:00

Astronomers have uncovered what appear to be 14 of the coldest stars known in our universe. These failed stars, called brown dwarfs, are so cold and faint that they'd be impossible to see with current visible-light telescopes. Spitzer's infrared vision was able to pick out their feeble glow, much as a firefighter uses infrared goggles to find hot spots buried underneath a dark forest floor. The brown dwarfs join only a handful of similar objects previously discovered. The new objects are...

2009-07-12 13:44:00

PITTSBURGH, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- We were deeply saddened to learn of the accidental death of Michael Brown early this morning. Our sympathies and prayers are with his family and his many friends at Yellow Cab. We will fully cooperate with the Pittsburgh Police in their ongoing investigation of this tragic event. Michael, 52, had only been with us as a weekend driver for just short of a year. For Information: Dave Kosick (412) 215-1360 SOURCE Yellow Cab Company

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