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2011-02-23 08:45:00

TUTZING, Germany, February 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- mediantis corp. will offer the PHONIX Art Award for Young Artists again this year. The award - which has already been allocated six times - is endowed with 20,000 Euros. Application deadline is April 30, 2011. "With the PHONIX we try to promote genuine talented artists, who haven't had their breakthrough and are not established on the art market yet. We support the winner by purchasing art amounting to 20,000 Euros, through...

2009-06-08 13:00:00

FENTON, Mich., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Webasto appointed Dr. Rolf Haag to become President and Chief Executive Officer of Webasto Product North America, Inc., (WPNA), effective June 8, 2009. WPNA is a subsidiary of leading automotive supplier Webasto AG, based in Stockdorf, near Munich, Germany. Before moving to WPNA, Dr. Rolf Haag worked at Feintool US Operations, Inc. in Cincinnati, Ohio where he held the position of Vice President Sales and Marketing. Mr. Haag has been working for Tier 1...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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