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2014-04-17 08:22:09

ELKHART, Ind., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of recreational vehicle (RV) manufacturer K-Z, Inc. (K-Z) in a transaction closing effective May 1, 2014. The purchase price, which will be paid in cash, is approximately $53.4 million, subject to adjustment. "We are pleased to welcome K-Z to the Thor family. With a strong focus on value, service and quality,...

2014-04-10 16:29:38

New service streamlines the integration of LMS with student information systems through the Schools Interoperability Framework (SIF) SALT LAKE CITY, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instructure made an appeal for greater collaboration among education technology vendors with its announcement today of a new service that simplifies the integration of its Canvas learning management system with K-12 student databases. Built on the Schools Interoperability Framework (SIF), an industry...

2012-10-25 07:29:28

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sons of Italy Foundation® (SIF) will pay your way to Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans. Donate $10 to the SIF now though December 14, 2012, for a chance to win roundtrip airfare for two to New Orleans, two tickets to the big game, a four-night stay in a four-star hotel and various Super Bowl amenities(1). All are welcome to enter; Sons of Italy membership not required. The SIF is the philanthropic arm of the Order Sons of Italy in...

2012-05-16 10:24:10

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sons of Italy Foundation (SIF) will honor U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at its 24th annual gala in Washington, D.C. May 23. Secretary Clinton will accept her award via video since she will be abroad. Also being honored: General Peter Pace (ret.), former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Armand Sabatoni, Secretary-Treasurer of the Laborers International Union of North America, and Claudio Bozzo, CEO of...

2012-03-20 10:24:58

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will be the first woman to receive the Sons of Italy Foundation's (SIF) Lifetime Achievement Award for Public Service, to be presented at the SIF's 24th annual National Education & Leadership Awards (NELA) Gala on May 23, 2012, in Washington, D.C. The award was established three years ago to recognize the extraordinary public and humanitarian service to America by people who are not of...

2012-01-09 13:08:00

US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment Adds Four Board Members, Re-elects Two Members to Three-year Terms WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (US SIF), the national nonprofit membership association for the sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) industry, today announced that four industry leaders have joined its board of directors and another two have been re-elected to...

2012-01-04 12:10:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a prepared statement, Lisa Woll, CEO of US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment said: "We strongly support the decision made today by President Barack Obama to appoint Richard Cordray, the highly regarded and well-qualified former Ohio Attorney General, to be the first director of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. This appointment was long overdue and is essential to helping restore the...

2011-06-10 09:45:00

WASHINGTON, JUNE 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In remarks to the first-ever Washington, D.C. conference of the newly renamed "US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment" former Vice President Al Gore urged conference attendees to radically shift markets towards a more sustainable form of capitalism. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/USSIFLOGO) Gore, chairman of Generation Investment Management, was the keynote speaker at the US SIF: The Forum...

2011-04-04 08:30:00

DALLAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of Super Heroes®, maybe they should be called Slurpee® heroes. When the first Super Hero® movie of the year hits the big screen, you can be sure a 7-Eleven® fun-filled Slurpee promotion, with collectible cups, straws and a crazy-colored flavor, isn't far behind ... or in many cases, out in front of the U.S. premiere. (Photo:...

2010-01-06 11:19:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y. and ADDISON, Texas, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- LunchByte Systems, Inc. is proud to receive SIF (Schools Interoperability Framework) 2 Certification for their NUTRIKIDS® Point of Sale Software. LunchByte Systems worked closely with SIF agent partner Mizuni, Inc. to achieve certification. NUTRIKIDS POS Enterprise Version 2.x has been SIF 2 Certified for the SIF Implementation Specification v2.0r1 to better utilize the technology currently available to school...