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2010-07-23 08:12:00

TREVOSE, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- When a crisis hits - be it a natural disaster, terrorist incident or ash cloud - travel executives can find themselves, often with no warning, on the front lines of their organization's response as they are tapped by senior leadership to gather information, identify critical tasks, manage internal and external assets and maintain lines of communications in all directions. Fulfilling duty of care for traveling employees during emergency scenarios can...

2010-06-30 01:57:00

LONDON, June 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SOS 4 Life, a company which provides medical mobile applications, announces the launch of its 'Health Records' iPhone App dedicated to providing peace of mind during a medical crisis whilst in a foreign country. The application stores your most important medical information including allergies, medical conditions and medication in a health record on your mobile phone and provides an immediate translation of the health record into Spanish, German,...

2010-06-29 11:32:00

Organization's Supporters Meet with SOS Children and Families in Cape Town during 2010 FIFA World Cup WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization that focuses on family-based, long-term care of children, welcomed acclaimed actor Djimon Hounsou and his wife, Kimora Lee Simmons, to its Village in Cape Town, South Africa. The couple toured the area, visited with the children, and expressed their support for SOS Children's Villages worldwide....

2010-06-21 15:35:00

Longtime Supporter Back in Haiti to Assess Progress Since Earthquake WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization that focuses on family-based, long-term care of children, this weekend welcomed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie to its Village in Santo, Haiti outside of Port-au-Prince. Ms. Jolie spent the night at an SOS house in the Santo Village. She visited with and brought toys for the children. On her trip she met with President...

2010-05-25 09:29:00

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization dedicated to providing family-based services for children without parental care, announced today the construction of "Global Village Shelters" in the SOS Children's Village in Santo, Haiti near Port-au-Prince. With the goal of providing stability and security for years to come, the polypropylene shelters' primary function will be to house families of eight to 10 children and their SOS mothers,...

2010-05-21 12:00:00

VANCOUVER, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- SOS LINK(TM) announces it has signed on with Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB), as a Content Network Provider. For this agreement, Campus SOS LINK(TM) has been custom designed and launches today adding to the physical safety and security needs of millions of students within global Blackboard communities. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100521/SF08933LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091215/SF26513LOGO) Campus is a software...

2010-04-14 08:31:00

MIAMI, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, the world's largest provider of medical assistance, international healthcare and security services which serves over 6,000 corporate clients around the world, announced it has launched an operations group serving the Latin America Region, including the Caribbean Sea. The division is headquartered in Miami, and also includes offices in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. "Over our 25 year history, International SOS has always been very active...

2010-04-05 17:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Rihanna, in the midst of her 4th critically-acclaimed album release Rated R, a smash #1 single with "Rude Boy," and a highly anticipated upcoming international tour, has confirmed dates for her 2010 North American tour, Last Girl On Earth. The multi-platinum and Grammy award winning superstar, who recently broke a Billboard record with her current number one single "Rude Boy," becoming the only female artist of the past decade to have six #1 singles...

2010-03-09 08:49:00

LOS ANGELES, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking steps to address the increasingly critical data protection needs of small businesses, SOS Online Backup, a global leader in online backup technology, today announced enhancements to SOS Universal Backup(TM) with LiveProtect(TM), which enables small businesses to back up data across multiple destinations at multiple times. By backing up data to six global datacenters, SOS enables SMBs to backup their entire network -- from their Microsoft...

2010-02-26 11:53:00

VENTURA, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- NewLeads, Inc. announces the launch of their innovative "show order system" (SOS), a new product used by exhibitors for point-of-sale and order taking at B2B tradeshows and B2C events. SOS is a rapid deployment software system enabling exhibitors to sell items in their booth or take orders. Items can be scanned or looked up, reseller information can be attached to orders, credit card information can be securely entered, and receipts or invoices...