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2011-05-04 10:00:00

Demand from international markets expected to clear-out select inventories of new and pre-owned business aircraft RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, May 4 /PRNewswire/ - Jetcraft Corporation, a provider of business aircraft sales, acquisitions, trading and brokerage services, today commented on the recovery of the business jet market. "We are seeing clear evidence of a return to a more stable pricing environment for long range and large business jets," says Jahid Fazal-Karim, Co-Owner and...

2011-04-19 06:00:00

Company to break ground on future 107±-acre auction site on June 10, 2010 RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, April 19 /PRNewswire/ - After more than 10 years of service at its current site in Statesville, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, officially closed on the property that will become the Company's 107±-acre permanent auction site north of Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina last week. Construction of a...

2011-04-14 11:41:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Master's and doctoral degree students planning to become nursing instructors at North Carolina public and private colleges and universities may apply for the Nurse Educators of Tomorrow (NET) scholarship-loan for the 2011-12 academic year at the college information site, CFNC.org/NET. Up to 80 new awards are available for the coming year, according to the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority (NCSEAA), a...

2011-04-13 08:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MCNC and its northwestern North Carolina project sub-recipient ERC Broadband (ERC), announced today that three companies have been selected to construct 1,200 miles of new fiber optics as part of the second phase expansion of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN). The construction award shared by these vendors is estimated at $40 million. The entire expansion of NCREN, called the Golden LEAF Rural...

2011-04-06 07:00:00

*** Jahid Fazal-Karim available for interviews prior to, during and after SIBAS, Shanghai, April 13 - 15 *** RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, April 6 /PRNewswire/ - As Co-Owner and Board Member of Jetcraft Corporation, an international leader in new and pre-owned business aircraft sales, acquisitions and trades, Mr. Fazal-Karim offers an objective perspective on the business aviation market in this region. Jetcraft has completed multiple sales of long range business jets to Chinese customers...

2011-04-05 09:00:00

Former Durham Office Relocates to Raleigh to Better Assist in RMF's Advancements BALTIMORE, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RMF Engineering announced today the relocation of its Durham, NC office, to Raleigh, NC, effective Friday, April 1, a move that will support the firm's continued growth. RMF has signed a lease for class A office space, located in the Brier Creek Community, part of American Asset Corporation's mixed-use development, which includes retail, commercial and...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

CareAnyware, Inc., is pleased to announce that Business Leader Media presented CEO and President Rich Guerin with a Top Catalyst Entrepreneur Award for his innovative contributions to the diversity and strength of Research Triangle Park, NC's business community. Research Triangle Park, NC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011 CareAnyware, Inc., the leading provider of web-based automation software for home care and hospice organizations, is happy to announce that CEO and President Rich Guerin was...

2011-03-07 17:00:00

Appointments represent major advancement in Jetcraft's continued evolution as a leading international remarketer of business aircraft RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC, March 7 /PRNewswire/ - Jetcraft Corporation, a provider of business aircraft sales, acquisitions, trading and brokerage services, today announces two new sales representatives: Project Phoenix Ltd., based in Dubai, UAE, and Jet Trading Group, based in Moscow, Russia. Its new appointments will enable Jetcraft to rapidly expand its...

2011-03-07 07:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. and HICKORY, N.C., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CommScope, Inc., a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, has been selected by MCNC to provide materials related to the second round expansion of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN) through the Golden LEAF Rural Broadband Initiative (GLRBI). CommScope, based in Hickory, was selected in August 2010 to provide materials for the first round expansion of NCREN....

2011-03-02 15:09:00

DURHAM, N.C., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With North Carolina potentially facing deep cuts in health and human services programs, three new counties are joining the list of those eligible for a GlaxoSmithKline IMPACT Award. For the third year in a row, GlaxoSmithKline and Triangle Community Foundation will award $40,000 each to up to ten groups that set an outstanding example in providing access to healthcare. The third annual GlaxoSmithKline IMPACT Awards will honor community...


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  • A spider.
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