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2011-03-02 12:54:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Salt Lake City, Utah, has been selected to host the first annual Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) conference on March 2-4, 2011, at the Little America Hotel. EETC is an international conference that serves as a meeting place for researchers, policy makers, administrators, educators, and practitioners to discuss cutting-edge research, innovations, and developments in early childhood education. Thirty presenters from around...

2010-11-15 09:05:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Waterford Crystal, the official designer and manufacturer of the PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS trophy, is offering fans a special opportunity to vote for their favorite custom-made award at www.PeoplesChoice.com. The voting period runs now through Dec. 7 and the nominated trophy will be presented to the winner of an exciting new category, which will be revealed during the live CBS show on Jan. 5, 2011 from the Nokia Theater,...

2010-10-13 07:07:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterford, Wedgwood and Royal Doulton (WWRD), the leading provider of luxury home and lifestyle products worldwide, today announced the launch of the company's new multi-brand website which features a sophisticated e-commerce platform for its global customer base. "As consumer shopping behavior continues to evolve, our new online presence addresses the growing demand for an engaging way to browse, research and purchase our products - whether shopping our...

2010-10-05 18:41:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Waterford Institute(TM), a Utah-based nonprofit research center that has invested more than $135 million in its software and programs, introduces a new direct selling business opportunity--Waterford Learning At Home(TM) (waterfordlearning.com). Waterford Learning At Home's initial focus is to build a dynamic sales team throughout the U.S. Its consultants will enjoy a rewarding compensation plan, flexible working hours, and no territories. A...

2010-08-24 07:00:00

DETROIT, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Inforum, Michigan's leading network for professional women and Sphere Trending, a cutting-edge consulting and forecasting firm based in Waterford, Mich., have released "The New Mom," the second installment of their four-part "Women in 2010" series of reports that explore trends affecting women in the second decade of the 21st century. Maxine Lauer, CEO (Creative Examiner of Opportunities) for Sphere Trending said the report highlights the ways in which...

2010-04-22 15:27:00

WATERFORD, Conn., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastern Mountain Sports, one of the nation's largest outdoor retailers, will host a grand opening of its newest location in Waterford, CT on April 30 - May 2, 2010. After 15 years in the Crystal Mall, Eastern Mountain Sports has moved to a new, larger location at Charter Oak Commons. The new, 14,600 square-foot store is nearly triple the size of the former location and features an expanded boat department, road running shoes and expert service, a...

2010-01-25 12:46:00

WATERFORD, Ireland, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the sparkle of a new beginning for the world's finest crystal brand, WWRD Holdings Limited today announced plans to open a new Waterford Crystal Prestige Manufacturing Facility, Retail Outlet and Visitor Centre in June 2010! Located in the brand's namesake city of Waterford, Ireland, the high-tech facility will exclusively produce 40,000 luxury hand-crafted crystal pieces using traditional artisan methods for their most discerning...

2010-01-13 08:00:00

Orlando, Fla., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A new partnership announced today at the Florida Education Technology Conference makes available, for the first time, Waterford's award-winning, proven education programs to the more than 500,000 members of Promethean Planet, world's largest online community for users of interactive learning technology. Waterford Institute, a global nonprofit research organization focused on student-centered educational solutions, has teamed with Promethean, a...

2010-01-08 05:15:00

WALL, N.J., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- From a crystal ball high above Times Square to Hollywood's red carpet, Waterford is celebrating the sparkle of a new beginning in 2010 with a positive sales outlook, new marketing campaign designed to contemporize the brand, strategic partnerships and other milestones. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100108/SF34562) The Times Square New Year's Eve Ball - made of 2,668 custom designed Waterford Crystal triangles - dazzled millions as it...

2009-04-28 00:42:17

Construction workers clearing the way for the expansion of a department store in Ireland's oldest city found the bones of as many as 30 people, police said. Police were immediately called to the site in Waterford, where they determined the skulls and bones were too old to be of forensic interest, The Irish Times reported. We were satisfied that no crime had been committed so it's nothing to do with us now -- the remains definitely weren't put in there yesterday, said Gardai Sgt. Larry...