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2014-06-03 12:39:14

Epilepsy Organizations, Scientists, Bereaved Parents & Epilepsy Patients to Join Forces MINNEAPOLIS, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When 4-year-old Henry Lapham was diagnosed with epilepsy, his parents Gardiner and Nicholas Lapham were devastated, but certain that with the proper care and medication, everything would be fine. Nothing could be further from the truth. A mere five weeks after Henry's diagnosis, a seizure took his life. He died from a phenomenon called Sudden...

2014-06-02 23:09:23

Acesse Corporation, a global leader of Internet products and advertising services for small businesses, unveiled its new, updated Acesse Marketing website hosted at Marketing.Acesse.com. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Acesse Corporation, a global leader of Internet products and advertising services for small businesses, has launched a new marketing website as a result of technology and marketing initiatives. The new website is a part of the company’s mission to provide its...

2014-06-02 08:36:51

Sven Wehrwein, Investment Banker, CFO and Director of Private and Public Companies to join Board MINNEAPOLIS, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Retail Technology(TM) Inc., the industry's leading provider of consumer driven inventory solutions for the retail industry, today announced that Sven Wehrwein, has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131113/CL16347LOGO "Sven has deep board level experience and has helped a number of...

2014-06-02 08:23:21

City, civic leaders expand project to bring garden education and training program to North Minneapolis with the support of ScottsMiracle-Gro MINNEAPOLIS, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Minneapolis' Karamu Garden will expand to become the home of Project Sweetie Pie's gardening and training program. The expansion of Karamu Garden is a part of The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company's and The U.S. Conference of Mayors' nationwide GRO1000 gardens and green spaces program. Additions to Karamu...

2014-05-30 23:06:57

Minnesota Business Magazine Recognizes FPX for Superior Employee Satisfaction Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 FPX, a pioneer of cloud-based sales enablement solutions for saleforce.com, SAP and Oracle customers, was selected as one of the 2014 100 Best Companies to Work For by Minnesota Business magazine. Now in its third year, the award honors Minnesota companies that are setting the standard for employee well-being and excel in areas of work environment, employee benefits and...

2014-05-29 23:11:30

ServiceMaster Professional Services, a ServiceMaster franchise that services the Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN area, has a new custom website and micro-site to increase their digital outreach and generate more leads. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 ServiceMaster Professional Services, a ServiceMaster franchise that services the Minneapolis and St. Paul areas, has recently launched a new custom website. This new website will provide a place for their potential clients to get...

2014-05-29 00:20:34

Minneapolis retains title as nation's best park system; Fresno repeats last place finish SAN FRANCISCO, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Minneapolis took top honors on The Trust for Public Land's 3(rd) annual ParkScore® index, earning a perfect "5-park bench" rating from the nonprofit organization. Minneapolis remains the only city park system to earn the coveted "5 bench" score. New York, Boston, Portland, and San Francisco rounded out the top five. This year, Denver made...

2014-05-28 16:29:20

City Helps Manage Performance Using 1,250 Metrics to Improve Services for Citizens MINNEAPOLIS and ARMONK, N.Y., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By looking at patterns, event correlation, anomaly detection and hot-spot isolation across all parts of the city, Minneapolis is using smarter cities technology from IBM (NYSE: IBM) to gain meaningful insight through data analytics to improve the lives of citizens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO A city focused on growth,...

2014-05-28 16:25:22

Newly Acquired Travel Destinations Management Group (TDMG) also Receives Coveted Honor MINNEAPOLIS, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Direct Travel, formerly known as CTS, has once again been selected to receive the coveted Peak of Excellence award from Sabre Travel Network®. This is the third consecutive year the agency has been recognized. Sabre presents the prestigious Peak of Excellence award as a way to recognize distinction among business leaders, innovators, and passionate...

2014-05-27 23:02:11

Event Takes Place June 18th at PowerObjects Headquarters in Minneapolis Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, is proud to announce a happy hour learning and networking event: CRM and Marketing Solutions: What’s New and What’s for You? Matt Zoccola, Dynamics Marketing Executive will be joined by Nick Wassenberg, Marketing Solutions Practice Director...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.