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2014-05-13 16:20:58

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Plant to employ up to 850 by end of 2015 -- CEO Sergio Marchionne, local officials and employees celebrate opening -- Tipton Transmission Plant to become global hub for nine-speed production -- Capacity to produce 800,000 transmissions annually -- Three Kokomo facilities will support Tipton production -- Company invests more than $1.6 billion and adds 2,600 jobs in region since June 2009 --...

2010-06-16 07:25:00

DENVER, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you an unemployed manager, a C-level exec looking for a job or full-time contract worker who is dreading yet another job-related networking event or job fair? Then you might be suffering from networking fatigue according to Innovative Change Expert Robert S. Tipton. The national average of Americans out of work remains stuck near 10%, with few reports of new, full-time jobs in any geography, in any industry. Further, the lack of results in traditional...

2010-02-09 10:00:00

TIPTON, CA, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - On Friday, February 12, 2010 Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its new auction site in Tipton, California with an unreserved public auction and ribbon cutting ceremony. To mark the official opening of the new Tipton site, Tulare County Supervisor Pete Vander Poel III and Ritchie Bros. CEO Peter Blake will cut the ribbon in a midmorning ceremony. The auction,...

2010-01-20 16:18:00

TIPTON, CA, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest auctioneer of industrial and agricultural equipment, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its new Tipton, California auction site with an unreserved public auction and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, February 12, 2010. The new Tipton site is the third Ritchie Bros. auction site in California and its 41st auction site globally. The February 12th auction will be the Company's 170th...

2009-12-22 12:38:00

Company to conduct Grand Opening auction at new Tipton site on February 12, 2010 VANCOUVER, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (NYSE and TSX: RBA) announced today the closing of the acquisition of the auction business and certain assets of Martella Auction Company, Inc., an agricultural and industrial equipment auctioneer based in Tipton, California. As part of the agreement, Ritchie Bros. will lease Martella's 65-acre auction site to conduct unreserved...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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