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2014-05-20 20:21:32

Former President and CEO Pat Mitchell named Executive Vice Chair NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Paley Center for Media announced today that its Board of Trustees has appointed Maureen Reidy as president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Ms. Reidy previously held the role of chief marketing officer and acting chief operating officer at the Paley Center. "There is no better person to lead the Paley Center than Maureen Reidy, and...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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