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2012-07-18 23:00:51

Purchase to be made by Team Headed by Former AT&T Executive, announces Excel Global Growth Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 VoxPlus, a highly capable, Detroit-based telecom firm, is being targeted for acquisition by African-American entrepreneur Joseph Durham and a group of private investors. The company has readied a diverse management team with a combined 100 years of telecom, IT, and marketing experience. The announcement was made today by Excel Global Growth, which has been engaged...

2011-05-26 16:03:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Make sure your summer vacation plans includes a visit to Chapel Hill, NC. Whether you are in town for a day, a weekend getaway, or a week's vacation, there are tons of fun summertime things you just shouldn't miss. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110526/DC10013 ) In Chapel Hill, you can stroll down Franklin Street where you'll find the arts collective FRANK and the new Ackland Art Museum Store. These art shops are...

2011-01-14 13:32:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- February is for lovers and Chapel Hill hopes to romance with highly acclaimed comedy, film, food and overnight getaways. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110114/DC30451) The 11th annual North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival has grown into the largest comedy festival in the South. Acts from New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, DC, Boston, Philadelphia, and every city in between flock here to perform, network and develop as the...

2010-12-20 11:11:00

DURHAM, N.C., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkSmart, a leading provider of Information Technology services in North Carolina, announced today that their Chief Operating Officer, Clay Harris, has been named the Young Professional of the Year by the Durham Young Professionals' (DYP) Bull's Eye Awards. This was the first-ever presentation of the awards. DYP, a program of the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce, created the Bull's Eye Awards to recognize companies for their commitment to the...

2010-08-31 14:15:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Apparently, children aren't the only ones who know the importance of a good toy. This month's results from Adam & Eve's (http://adamandeve.com/news) "Great American Sex Survey" show 82% of adults use toys as well! (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070124/LAW068LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070124/LAW068LOGO) Adam & Eve, America's most trusted source for adult products, discovered that either alone or with...

2010-08-19 13:46:00

DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkSmart, an industry leading provider of Information Technology services, announced today that the company has once again been ranked among the fastest-growing private companies in America by Inc. magazine. They have earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 every year since the inception of the list in 2007. Inc.'s list recognizes the significant accomplishments of the 5,000 fastest growing privately-owned businesses in the country, based on percentage...

2010-07-22 07:00:00

DURHAM, N.C., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkSmart, a leading provider of Information Technology services in North Carolina, announced today that they have been ranked fifth among IT networking companies in the Triangle area by the Triangle Business Journal. Previously ranked sixth in 2009, seventh in 2008 and eighth in 2007, the team at WorkSmart is pleased to be recognized for their efforts. Rankings are determined by IT networking revenues in the Triangle region. While most IT...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.