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2014-08-25 23:11:26

Spiegel brings twenty years of operations and business development experience in the qualified retirement plan market to help QBI grow Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 QBI, a leading provider of administration and consulting services for qualified retirement plans, announced the hire of Risë Spiegel as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer. Risë complements QBI’s leadership team with her twenty years of operations and business development experience earned...

2014-02-28 00:21:26

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that it granted a non-statutory stock option to purchase 150,000 shares of its common stock to Robert Spiegel, M.D., PTC's newly appointed Chief Medical Officer. The grant was made pursuant to the NASDAQ inducement grant exception as a component of Dr. Spiegel's employment compensation. The inducement grant was approved by PTC's Board of Directors on February 27, 2014 and is...

Did Western Drug Companies Subject East Germans To Wrongful Medical Trials?
2013-05-15 10:45:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Western drug companies tested pharmaceuticals on more than 50,000 people in the former communist East Germany, several of whom died, the German weekly Der Spiegel reported this week, according to BBC News and other media outlets. Some 600 clinical trials were allegedly conducted in more than 50 hospitals until the 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall, according to the report, which cited previously unpublished documents that came from...

2012-08-09 23:00:27

The purpose of this release is to inform individuals of the appearance of Boston plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel on the Fox 25 morning show, giving advice to individuals about what works for facial improvement and anti-aging. (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 World-renowned Boston plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel appeared on the Fox 25 morning news to discuss facial appearance and what does and does not work to make individuals appear younger and look their best. Dr. Spiegel addressed several...

Key Largo Artificial Reef Blossoms After 10 Years
2012-05-17 12:22:17

The Spiegel Grove, a 510-foot former US Navy Landing Ship, 10 years ago became the third largest ship in the world ever scuttled to become an artificial reef and the results have been more positive than originally planned. The Spiegel Grove has welcomed trained divers off Key Largo since 2002, when the local community rallied to scuttle the retired ship and become the backbone of a new reef ecosystem six miles offshore. Its journey to the bottom at a depth of 130 feet is as intriguing as...

2010-03-22 13:58:00

NEW YORK, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Spiegel, the iconic American fashion brand which has graced our homes with its luxurious catalogues over the years, is celebrating 145 years of timeless style. It is quite a milestone for the company and for American fashion. As the first catalogue to bring European fashions to the American woman, Spiegel personifies a woman's everyday fashion and styling needs, creating and embodying a "signature style" in her, for her, and with her. To commemorate...

2010-03-19 07:00:00

STOCKHOLM, March 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Spike Jonze's highly anticipated short film, I'm Here, is globally released on http://www.imheremovie.com. This 30-minute robot love story was premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival and thereafter screened at the Berlinale. Now it is made available to viewers around the world, through a striking online cinema experience. I'm Here is a creative collaboration with ABSOLUT VODKA, acknowledging the brand's position as a pioneering and...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'