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2010-09-07 15:15:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate its 20th anniversary, supply chain and logistics management firm D.W. Morgan Company announced the launch of its "Last Mile" Scholarship for college seniors today. The scholarship is open to students in the U.S. and abroad, and Morgan will award a total of $20,000 in January 2011, allotting $5,000 grants to four finalists. Students will be asked to come up with ways to apply emerging technologies and practices to improve the...

2010-08-15 23:01:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 1st, 2010, New York City based radio personality, Trey Morgan will embark on a journey designed to shock him into a more philanthropic way of life. Over the course of 30 days, Morgan will attempt to commit his time to 30 different charitable organizations, 1 for each day of September, all while holding down his 'day job' and making it home for dinner with his wife. This non-profit crusade is called, "30 Deeds, 30 Days", a term Morgan coined...

2010-07-30 23:49:00

DALLAS, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morgan Creek Energy Corp. ("Morgan Creek") (OTC Bulletin Board: MCKE, Frankfurt: M6C1) announces that D. Bruce Horton has resigned as a director of the Company to pursue other endeavors. Morgan Creek would like to thank Mr. Horton for his most helpful contributions to Morgan Creek. About Morgan Creek Energy Corp.: Morgan Creek Energy Corp. is a natural resource exploration company engaged in the acquisition and development of strategic oil and...

2010-07-01 12:38:00

NEW YORK, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Morgans Hotel Group Co. (Nasdaq: MHGC) ("MHG") the original boutique hotel company, announced today the relaunch of a portion of its website to further empower guests in customizing their booking and taking advantage of every possible opportunity to enhance their stay. "My Account" now provides a new platform for guests to create a personalized, original experience at any of Morgans Hotel Group's properties. Guests will create a profile under...

2010-06-29 11:39:00

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a landmark collaboration bringing together two idols of American pop culture, supermodel Marisa Miller is teaming-up with party icon Captain Morgan to serve as the Captain's "Official First Mate" for the world's leading premium spiced rum brand. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/LA28363-a) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100629/LA28363-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/LA28363-b)...

2010-06-28 07:00:00

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diageo, the world's leading premium drink business with a collection of brands across spirits, wine and beer, today announced a sponsorship deal with the National Football League's (NFL) New York Giants and the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Activation around the multi-year deal, which goes into effect immediately, will highlight the Captain Morgan and Smirnoff brands, with continued programs around responsible drinking....

2010-05-17 11:10:00

ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands, May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diageo USVI, the Virgin Islands' newest rum distiller, announced today that construction of its rum distillery and barrel warehouse has passed the halfway construction milestone, and is on schedule to become operational by January 2011. The company also announced the appointment of US Virgin Islanders to four key positions at the distillery, in addition to other strategic hires. "Construction of the distillery in St....

2010-04-28 15:00:00

Letter to Senator Boxer Highlights State-of-the-Art Rum Distilleries, Advanced Wastewater Treatment Center WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter sent Monday to U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, chair of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) Governor John P. deJongh, Jr., proudly detailed the significant environmental progress underway in the modernization of the territory's rum industry. Through two long-term agreements, the USVI...

2010-02-10 13:31:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Principal photography has begun on Morgan Creek Productions' DREAM HOUSE, it was announced today by James G. Robinson and Rick Nicita, co-chairmen of Morgan Creek Productions. Directed by six-time Academy Award nominee Jim Sheridan ("My Left Foot," "In the Name of the Father"), the film stars Daniel Craig, Naomi Watts and Rachel Weisz. DREAM HOUSE is filming on location in Toronto, ON. The film tells the story of a successful publisher (Craig) who...

2009-12-01 08:15:00

DALLAS, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This news release is further to Morgan Creek's news release dated November 27, 2009. Morgan Creek is very pleased to announce that it has entered into an amending agreement (the "Amending Agreement") with Bonanza Resources Corporation amending the terms of the Option Agreement wherein Morgan Creek has an option to acquire an interest in the North Fork 3-D Prospect (the "Prospect"). The terms of the Option Agreement are now more favorable to Morgan...


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