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The Discreet Guide™ Introduces YOUR AMERICAN VOICE, a New Accent Reduction and Understandability Training Program for English Learners, Especially Mandarin Speakers

2017-08-04

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4, 2017 — The Discreet Guide™, a professional development training company, announced today the rollout of a new training program designed to help non-native English speakers be better understood by their American colleagues. “Some of my clients actually speak English quite well,” said Jennifer K. Crittenden of The Discreet Guide™, “but people have trouble understanding them. It can be very frustrating when they have to constantly repeat themselves. And it can inhibit their social life or their careers if they don’t want to speak up in a group or talk on the telephone. Fortunately, this new program can help.” The program is comprised of ten one-hour sessions in which a trainer works one-on-one with the English learner. The sessions include exercises and practice in diction, fluency, rhythm, and syllabic stress. The program is unusual in its heavy use of technology in the form of vocal analysis software, videos and audio exercises....

Prominent Automotive Logistics Leader Joins Surgere
Prominent Automotive Logistics Leader Joins Surgere

2017-08-04

I look forward to sharing the passion for the technology Surgere offers, and helping our clients achieve success on the bottom line. Green, Ohio August 04, 2017 — Silvio is an automotive executive with 25 years of experience in global supply chain management. His responsibilities included global logistics, customs, packaging, materials and purchasing. Silvio comes to Surgere most recently after fifteen years of experience as the Senior Director Supply Chain Management of Cooper Standard Automotive, Inc., a tier one supplier based in Novi, Michigan. He has been an adjunct faculty member at the Mike Ilitch School of Business, Global Supply Chain Department, at Wayne State University in Detroit since 2013. He also...

Johanna K. Kenney is recognized by Continental Who’s Who
Johanna K. Kenney is recognized by Continental Who’s Who

2017-08-04

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2017 — Johanna K. Kenney is recognized by Continental Who’s Who for Excellence in Content Development as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Technical Content Developer. “Everi games are designed to stop patrons in their tracks by employing exciting concepts, dynamic artwork and thrilling game play,” the company’s website states. “Everi’s Game Systems attract a broad range of players through TournEvent®, the award-winning slot machine tournament experience sweeping the nation, the New York Lottery racino system used at many top-earning U.S. casinos, and the Washington State video lottery terminal system.” Prior to joining the team at Everi, Kenney worked as a technical specialist for Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in the Trainings Support and Process Improvement division, as well as an LMS administrator for the United States Air Force. One of her most rewarding positions was as a Learning Systems Developer at the Medical...

Stonegate Center Announces Partnership with Texas Revolution Indoor Football Team and Launches Alcohol Free Zone at Home Games
Stonegate Center Announces Partnership with Texas Revolution Indoor Football Team and Launches Alcohol Free Zone at Home Games

2017-08-04

FORT WORTH, TX – 08/04/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — Stonegate Center announced today that they will be an official partner of the Texas Revolution indoor football team.  Stonegate Center will serve as the Official Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center for the 2017 CIF Champions, Texas Revolution.  With this partnership, the two organizations are unveiling of the first ever Alcohol-Free Zone available at all home games for the upcoming 2018 season.   “We wanted to do more than just put our logo on the sideboards, we want to encourage the community to get out there and be part of...

3esi-Enersight and GLJ Petroleum Consultants Partner to Develop Next Generation Oil & Gas Reserves Software
3esi-Enersight and GLJ Petroleum Consultants Partner to Develop Next Generation Oil & Gas Reserves Software

2017-08-03

Partnership kicks off first-of-its-kind collaboration in the upstream planning and reserves space Press Release – updated: Aug 3, 2017 06:00 MDT Calgary, Alberta, August 3, 2017 – 3esi-Enersight, the leading provider of solutions for integrated strategy, planning and reserves in the oil and gas industry, today announced they have formed a partnership with GLJ Petroleum Consultants Ltd. (GLJ), a leading energy resource consulting firm, to develop a next generation oil and gas reserves evaluation and management solution. Over the next year, 3esi-Enersight will enhance its existing Reserves Management solution with new evaluation, analytic and reporting capabilities,...

New Tech Network Announces Education Innovation Awards
New Tech Network Announces Education Innovation Awards

2017-08-03

Press Release – updated: Aug 3, 2017 07:00 EDT St Louis, MO, August 3, 2017 – New Tech Network (NTN) presented education innovation awards at its annual conference held in St. Louis, Missouri, July 6-10.  The awards recognized innovative and effective successes from the nearly 200 NTN schools in the U.S. and Australia. The conference theme “Making it Relevant: Connecting School, Opportunity and Equity” enabled principals, teachers, and district leaders to plan for the coming academic year, share best practices, and network with fellow professionals. The goal of the conference is to “provide a venue where educators from around the country learn together, brainstorm and plan new...

Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Recently Diagnosed Construction Worker in Texas To Call Them About to Ensure They Hire the Nation’s Top Lawyers for Compensation

2017-08-03

Call us anytime at 800-714-0303 so we can explain how incredibly vital it is to hire some of the nation’s most skilled, experienced and qualified mesothelioma attorneys. ” — Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, August 3, 2017 — The Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We are passionate about making certain a construction or skilled tradesman with confirmed mesothelioma in Texas chooses wisely when it comes to hiring a lawyer to assist with their financial compensation. We are urging a construction worker or skilled tradesman such as an electrician, plumber or welder in Texas who has just been diagnosed with mesothelioma or their family to call us anytime at 800-714-0303 so we can explain how incredibly vital it is to hire some of the nation’s most skilled, experienced and qualified mesothelioma attorneys. Trust us-receiving the...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges the Family of A US Navy Veteran to Call About Lawyers If their Loved One Recently Died Before an Attorney Could Be Hired to Help with Compensation

2017-08-03

    NEW YORK, NY, August 03, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We specialize in helping a family who has recently lost a loved one to confirmed mesothelioma before the diagnosed person had time to hire an attorney to assist with starting a financial compensation claim. “As we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303 with a family dealing with this situation, sometimes the confirmation of the mesothelioma diagnosis and the death happen almost simultaneously. “If we had one vital tip for a family in this predicament it would be please call us and ensure you are dealing with some of the nation’s most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, especially if the family member was a Veteran of the US Navy. One other tip would be to not wait longer than one year after the confirmed diagnosis as some states do have statutes of limitation that can impact mesothelioma compensation as we would like to explain again anytime at 800-714-0303.”...

Colorado Video Productions to Donate More than $20,000 to Non-profits throughout State of Colorado

2017-08-03

    FORT COLLINS, CO, August 03, 2017 — A Fort Collins video production company has opted to take a more socially-responsible approach to advertising and is taking its $20,000 annual marketing & advertising budget and redistributing it to non-profit organizations throughout Colorado. The next 67 customers that hire video production services from Colorado Video Productions – www.coloradovideo.com – will have the option of selecting a not-for-profit that Colorado Video Productions will donate $300 towards. The $300 donation will not be passed along to the paying customer, but taken from Colorado Video Productions’ annual advertising budget. “When I started this company, my goal was to ensure we operate the business in a way that reflects who I am as a person and be socially responsible,” said Jamie Crawford, Owner of Colorado Video...

First of its Kind Shipping Container Business Park Announces Graffiti Contest

2017-08-03

    FORT WORTH, TX, August 03, 2017 — Box Office Warehouse Suites, owned by RDS Real Estate in the Tarrant County area is hosting a graffiti contest for the sides of its shipping containers. The “Art on a Can” Contest is a celebration of the dynamic energy urban graffiti/street art offered through its craftsmanship and unique beauty with innovative use of shipping containers to connect to our ‘hip’ community. Leave it to the hippest owner of the hippest business park in Fort Worth to have a contest celebrating graffiti art. Ron Sturgeon, owner of the first, and only, office warehouse...

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