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How Professional Standards Elevate Diversity Work
How Professional Standards Elevate Diversity Work

2017-07-25

Diversity & Inclusion Credentials Are Quickly Becoming the Workplace Standard Top 10 Reasons to Certify Your Entire Diversity & Inclusion Team INDIANAPOLIS, IN, U.S., July 25, 2017 — Today, ANYONE can say that they are an “experienced” Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) leader. However, after burning through a substantial investment of time and treasury, companies are learning otherwise about some individuals who claim to be D&I experts. Eight (8) years ago, the Institute for Diversity Certification (IDC)™ developed a professional safeguard to help companies...

Des Plaines Office Equipment open for business following windstorm damage
Des Plaines Office Equipment open for business following windstorm damage

2017-07-23

Chip Miceli, President of Des Plaines Office Equipment Company president says during repairs to Elk Grove Village building company will operate from its other two Chicago area locations We can replace a building – and we will. Our first concern was making certain everyone was o.k.” — Chip Miceli ELK GROVE VILLAGE, ILLINOIS, UUSA, July 23, 2017 — It is business as usual for Des Plaines Office Equipment (http://dpoe.com), a 62-year old company whose...

BLACK ENTERPRISE publica las clasificaciones de los mayores negocios de propiedad negra de la nación
BLACK ENTERPRISE publica las clasificaciones de los mayores negocios de propiedad negra de la nación

2017-07-20

En nuestro 45º Informe Anual sobre Negocios de Propiedad Negra, cuyo tema de este año es “Evolución”, nuestros editores encontraron decenas de directores ejecutivos entre la lista BE 100 que han reestructurado sus empresas para generar oportunidades y expansión. De hecho, la escalabilidad ha sido la base del crecimiento de los líderes que generan miles de millones de dólares en ingresos— como el integrador de tecnología World Wide Technology Inc., con $9,300 millones de dólares en ingresos, y el gigante de soluciones de personal ACT-1, que generó más de $2,000 millones en ingresos. Cuando BLACK ENTERPRISE compiló por primera vez su clasificación “Top 100” en 1973, las ventas combinadas de las principales 100 empresas de la lista sumaron $473 millones. Los resultados del informe de 2017 muestran que las Principales 100 recaudaron colectivamente más de $27 mil millones en 2016, un aumento de $3 mil millones en ingresos respecto al año anterior....

SRI Indianapolis Set for July 22nd Grand Opening
SRI Indianapolis Set for July 22nd Grand Opening

2017-07-20

BROWNSBURG, IN – 07/20/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — Stock Car Steel & Aluminum and SRI, two long-time players in North Carolina’s bustling racing industry are taking their wares to the original racing capital of the United States.  At 451 Southpoint Circle in Brownsburg, Indiana, a one stop shop for all things racing, is opening its doors to the public on July 22nd, 2017 and they’re calling it SRI Indianapolis. From selling metals and plastics, to performance parts, to industrial supplies, SRI Indianapolis plans to live up to its moniker as a true one-stop-shop for racers of all disciplines. “As our businesses in North Carolina continue to grow, we realize that there are opportunities to be had at racing hotspots all over the nation...

Richard Alan Gantz Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who
Richard Alan Gantz Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

2017-07-17

    INDIANAPOLIS, IN, July 17, 2017 — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Richard Alan Gantz a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Mr. Gantz celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. A museum administrator and educator who has dedicated his entire career to the field, Mr. Gantz first started as a social studies teacher for Fort Wayne Community Schools in Indiana, the very same city in which he was born and raised. Moving into various other roles after spending four years in the classroom,...

Kathleen L. Johnson, MA, RMT Recognized as a Woman of Excellence by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication
Kathleen L. Johnson, MA, RMT Recognized as a Woman of Excellence by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication

2017-07-14

Kathleen L. Johnson, MA, RMT Recognized as a Woman of Excellence by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication Bloomsburg, PA, July 14, 2017– Kathleen L. Johnson of Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania has been recognized as a Woman of Excellence by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 20 years in the area of holistic and complementary wellness. About Kathleen L. Johnson, MA, RMTMs. Johnson is the Founder of UniverSoul Heart, LLC, a holistic healing/wellness practice providing Reiki classes and sessions, crystal healing, past life exploration and spiritual guidance in Pennsylvania and beyond. She offers Reiki training workshops as well as healing sessions and also conducts past-life regression therapy sessions for clients interested in learning more about themselves at a soul level. She incorporates the use of crystal singing bowls and Shamanic practices in her healing and...

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Appoints Nipesh Shah as Chief Executive Officer
Anchor Glass Container Corporation Appoints Nipesh Shah as Chief Executive Officer

2017-07-12

TAMPA, Fla., July 11, 2017 – Anchor Glass Container Corporation (“Anchor Glass”), a leading North American manufacturer of premium glass packaging products, announced today that Nipesh Shah has been named Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Shah will succeed Jim Fredlake, who informed the board of his intention to retire from Anchor Glass. The appointment is effective July 24, 2017, and from that date, Mr. Shah will assume responsibility for the ongoing operations of Anchor Glass and will join the Board of Directors. Mr. Shah joins Anchor Glass from Consolidated Container Company, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Consumer and Industrial Group. Previously, Mr. Shah held a number of senior positions at Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. from 2004 to 2014. Mr....

Hubstaff's Global Freelancing Study Reveals Groundbreaking Data on Freelancing Industry's Top 1%
Hubstaff's Global Freelancing Study Reveals Groundbreaking Data on Freelancing Industry's Top 1%

2017-07-12

Comprehensive study focuses on finding better clients, setting higher rates, and landing more gigs from 15000 freelancers INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., July 11, 2017 – Hubstaff just released their first annual freelancing trends study. The study set out to provide insightful data on pay rates, work experiences, factors that help freelancers land gigs, signs a client relationship isn’t going to work out, and much more. Data was collected via Hubstaff Talent’s network of over 20,000 freelancers as well as interviews and surveys from more than 300 top-rated freelancers amongst nearly a dozen different industries. Most notable insights...

Fan will see 30th and final MLB Stadium Soon
Fan will see 30th and final MLB Stadium Soon

2017-07-11

Mark Weinstein attends a Tigers game at Comerica Park in Detroit Mark Weinstein has attended 29 of the 30 MLB stadiums. His final stadium is in Toronto. Truth in Advertising: If you build it, they will come (to MLB stadiums) The best two stadiums, from my perspective, are in Baltimore and Pittsburgh,” said Weinstein. “The clear leader, though, is PNC Park in Pittsburgh.” — Mark D. Weinstein CEDARVILLE, OHIO, UNITED STATES, July 11, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/...

Grinnell Mutual’s Fairground Facelift Now Accepting Submissions
Grinnell Mutual’s Fairground Facelift Now Accepting Submissions

2017-07-11

Our intent is to support the people working to make the fairgrounds better. Grinnell, Iowa July 11, 2017 — Grinnell Mutual is accepting submissions for its 2017 Fairground Facelift promotion, a project that helps local fairgrounds in its writing territories improve their facilities. The campaign offers five grants totaling $7,000 to county fairgrounds to help make a lasting impact for the fairground and the people who use it. “We understand the importance of the fairgrounds in local communities as people come together for events and activities,” said Grinnell Mutual Director of Advertising and Community Relations Barb Baker. “The Fairground Facelift is Grinnell Mutual’s...

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