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2010-01-19 15:39:00

TREVOSE, Pa., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, a leading global provider of medical assistance, healthcare and security services, is providing ongoing emergency assistance to its clients who have employees, students, faculty, relief workers or other personnel based in Haiti, or who may be travelling there. In the immediate wake of the earthquake, International SOS activated a crisis management team in its Philadelphia alarm center and began coordination operations. The global...

2010-01-14 18:41:00

TREVOSE, Pa., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, a leading global provider of medical assistance, healthcare and security services, is providing ongoing emergency assistance to its clients who have employees based in Haiti, or who may be travelling there. In the immediate wake of the earthquake, International SOS activated a crisis management team in its Philadelphia alarm center to begin coordination operations. The global team, made up of medical, security, aviation and...

2009-12-24 13:55:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages - USA today announced a gift of $100,000 from Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt to support its two American SOS Children's Villages for Christmas. SOS-Florida and SOS-Illinois were founded over fifteen years ago to provide an alternative form of foster care in the U.S. that puts an end to multiple placements, separation from siblings, physical and sexual abuse or neglect and abandonment. Ms. Jolie said of the donation, "We...

2009-11-19 15:01:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Inaugural Veterans Day National Multi-Media 24-Hour Broadcast on November 11 was streamed around the world with viewers from Chile, France, Norway, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada, and the United States. Celebrity spokesperson Ben Vereen joined Damon Weaver, who has made international headlines as the youngest reporter to interview President Obama, and actress Carmelita Hughes to host the event. SOS Support Our Soldiers, Inc., a...

2009-11-10 05:00:00

Jolie urges support for the SOS model of care WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, the world's largest charity for orphaned and abandoned children, welcomed Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt to its Village in Amman, Jordan. The October visit was a result of an invitation from Her Majesty Queen Noor, Honorary President of SOS Children's Villages - Jordan. After spending time with SOS children and mothers in Amman, Jolie enthusiastically spoke of the SOS...

2009-10-29 11:01:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrity entertainer and spokesperson Ben Vereen and SOS Support Our Soldiers, Inc. would like to invite all Americans to join them for the Inaugural Veterans Day National Multi-Media 24-Hour Broadcast on November 11, 2009. This star-spangled celebration is an opportunity to celebrate the American way of life and take care of our own by showing our gratitude to every U.S. soldier and veteran. SOS has partnered with GI Radio, the...

2009-10-29 08:05:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- ABBA, one of the most popular pop music groups in history, has released only two concert films--until now. Nearly two hours in length, In Japan (Polar/Polydor/UMe), to be released November 3, 2009, joins ABBA In Concert and ABBA - The Movie as the only DVD venues for fans to experience the performance phenomenon of ABBAmania. The DVD's centerpiece is a 54-minute show, "ABBA In Japan," taped for Japanese television in 1978. Agnetha Faltskog, Benny...

2009-10-27 08:32:00

TREVOSE, Pa., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's global economy, companies don't hesitate to cross borders, span time zones or operate in remote locations to achieve their objectives - and neither do their employees. After analyzing 300 global companies' travel itinerary data, a recent International SOS study found that in the past year, more than 3.5 million international trips were taken by employees, a quarter of which were to high or extreme risk destinations. With this increased...

2009-09-24 13:38:00

HENDERSON, Nev., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- TruSheen Company, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of SOS Solar, LLC as an exclusive Distributor for the geographic territory of Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, and Mexico. "We're excited about the addition of SOS Solar as a distributor and pleased they have the capability to begin marketing and distributing TruSheen's products immediately...

2009-08-24 07:54:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Atrato, Inc. (www.Atrato.com), a leading provider of high-volume on-demand storage for digital media, entertainment, Web 2.0 and high performance computing (HPC), today announces the addition of Mr. Marty Sos as vice president of sales. Bringing over 30 years of experience in technology sales, Mr. Sos has spent the last 10 years in data storage and storage area networking and brings 15 years of international sales experience to his new role. At...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'