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ShotStop’s Duritium™ Technology Takes Poly Armor Plates to a Whole New Level
20 11 2017
ShotStop Ballistics has developed a patented technology that establishes a new standard for comfortable, lightweight, multi-hit NIJ III+ ballistic protection
STOW, OHIO, USA, November 20, 2017 -- When it comes to poly body armor plates, the primary advantage is packing a powerful defense with minimal weight and bulk. ShotStop Ballistics has developed a patented technology that has established a new standard for comfortable, lightweight, multi-hit NIJ III+ protection.The secret? ShotStop’s patented Duritium™ technology results in approximately 30 percent reduction in thickness and weight when compared to the next best poly plate on the market at the same NIJ III+ protection level. In many cases, the Duritium-based plate is up to half as thick as other comparable stand-alone poly plates. This means your officers in the field have the same level of protection with much less bulk.The strength of Shotstop’s Duritium™ technology also allows the company to offer a 10-year warranty...
Construction is Underway on HRA of Beavercreek Assisted Living and Memory Care Community
20 11 2017
HOLLAND, OH, November 20, 2017 -- The Douglas Company, general contractor, is pleased to announce construction is underway on HRA of Beavercreek, a 122,000 square-foot assisted living and memory care community owned by Confluent Development and HRA Senior Living. The luxury retirement community will serve the needs of seniors and families in and around the Beavercreek and Dayton area, with 64 assisted living and 46 memory care apartments, with an expected completion date of September of 2018.The $20.8 million community was designed by Eppstein Uhen Architects to bring a new modern standard in senior living to the residents. The two-story contemporary community will feature first-class amenities including a bistro, bar, large dining rooms, multiple serving kitchens, multiple activity areas, salon and pedicure, wellness center, two enclosed courtyards, putting green, outdoor fireplace and seating area, exterior fountains, and several private balconies."With our experience...
“Changing Steps” Star Belinda Baker Develops Fragrance Line in Memory of 12-Year-Old Granddaughter Who Died from HPV
20 11 2017
Belinda Baker develops fragrance line in memory of 12-year-old granddaughter who died from HPV.
My baby died of HPV at 12 years old. She will never be forgotten. 30* of all sales goes towards awareness. We are not going to stop until every parent knows about the dangers of HPV. ”
— Belinda Baker
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, November 20, 2017 -- Belinda Baker, star of the day time talk show, “Changing Steps” announced the launch of her new fragrance line, “Kiya 12.” Earlier this year Ms. Baker’s grand-daughter Kiya died at 12 from the Human papillomavirus (HPV) disease, a viral infection that often goes unnoticed and undetected.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each year about 39,800 new cases of cancer are found in parts of the body where HPV is often found. HPV causes about 31,500 of these cancers. Improved awareness of HPV vaccines could increase vaccines earlier in adolescents, thereby reducing later risk for HPV infection...
Nautilus Hyosung America Requests Investigation into Diebold Nixdorf's Ongoing Violation of ITC Trade Orders
20 11 2017
IRVING, Texas, Nov. 20, 2017 -- Nautilus Hyosung America, the largest and fastest growing ATM provider in the U.S., has filed a complaint today with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to enforce violation and remedial orders issued by the ITC against Diebold Nixdorf as a result of its infringement of Nautilus Hyosung patented technology.
The ITC findings on July 14, 2017 establish that Diebold Nixdorf's latest line of financial industry products, which incorporate its ActivMedia technology—specifically the 7700, 7780, 7790 and 9900 series ATMs—are barred from importation into and sale within the U.S.
"Despite the fact that the International Trade Commission issued clear orders preventing Diebold Nixdorf from importing and/or selling its ActivMedia technology in the United States, it continues to actively market and sell the infringing products to its customers," said Sungmahn Kim, Chief Operating Officer, Nautilus Hyosung America. "Rather than comply with the...
Emens & Wolper Opens Second Office to Serve Clients in Eastern Ohio
20 11 2017
Many of our clients and friends in this area are landowners, so issues involving the succession of a family farm or property in general are fairly typical.
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio November 20, 2017
Emens & Wolper Law Firm, a Central Ohio-based law firm known for its legal expertise in the oil and gas arena, estate planning, and family business planning, has opened a second office in Belmont County to serve clients in Eastern Ohio. Attorney Heidi Kemp, a native of the area, will head the new St. Clairsville office and will provide the same legal services as are available at Emens & Wolper’s Columbus office.
“Many of our clients and friends in this area are landowners, so issues involving the succession of a family farm or property in general are fairly typical, “ explained Bea Wolper, Emens & Wolper founder. “In addition, many landowners in this region need legal assistance with oil and gas issues and other matters related to leasing or selling their minerals....
The Creativity Workshop to Hold a Workshop in Lisbon, Portugal
20 11 2017
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New York, New York November 20, 2017
Officials with The Creativity Workshop announced today that it will host a workshop March 20 – 24, 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal’s hilly, coastal capital city.
Ceci Glusman, spokesperson for The Creativity Workshop, said the workshop will meet for five days, three and a half hours per day, from 9 AM to 12:30 PM.
Class will take place at Hotel Eurostars Das Letras. The hotel is surrounded by excellent restaurants and boutiques, such as Hugo Boss, Louis Vuiton or Cartier and is easily accessible from the airport, Santa Apolonia station and other places in the city, like the Belem district or the Parque das Naçoes.
Glusman explained that The Creativity Workshop in Lisbon will help participants become more creative in their personal and professional life.
The creativity training that instructors provide uses the tools of creative writing, memoir, art, photography, storytelling, mapmaking, and guided visualization.
Republic National Distributing Company and Breakthru Beverage Group to Form $12 Billion Company with North American Footprint
20 11 2017
NEW ORLEANS & NEW YORK--Republic National Distributing Company, LLC (“RNDC”), a distributor and broker of premium wine and spirits, and Breakthru Beverage Group, LLC (“BBG”), a distributor and broker of beer, wine and spirits in the U.S. and Canada—both members of the Forbes list of “America’s Largest Private Companies”—today announced the execution of a Letter of Intent to combine their assets and operations.
“The merger of RNDC and Breakthru will create strategic opportunities that will benefit our associates and our business partners in a rapidly changing and highly competitive marketplace. Much more than a growth opportunity, we are entering this venture to create something that is different, sustainable and transformative,” said RNDC President & CEO Tom Cole. “Together, our deep bench of focused, diverse associates will bring great and unique advantages to our suppliers, our customers and the consumers who enjoy the products we represent.”
Mobile Awareness Delivers Complete Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Compliance Solution
20 11 2017
Mobile Awareness releases MobileTRAQ® ELD, a turnkey electronic logging solution to help fleets meet the FMCSA ELD mandate for Hours of Service (HOS) while also relaying data to management via the MobileTRAQ® web platform.
Cleveland, OH, November 20, 2017 -- Mobile Awareness, a leader in transportation safety products for commercial fleets, announces the release of a new Hours of Service (HOS) solution providing transport businesses a paperless Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) compliant system. It is fully integrated with Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) & International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) tracking and reporting.Helping to create a safer driving environment, the FMCSA’s electronic logging device (ELD) rule is meant to improve tracking and managing of driving records. With the MobileTRAQ® ELD solution a commercial fleet not only will be ELD compliant, the data becomes more useful in optimizing operations. With ready access to online logs and real-time...
Annual 'Main Streets Across America' Celebrates Places With A Strong Sense Of Community And Great Stories To Tell
20 11 2017
Whether it’s named Main Street, First Avenue, Central Square or something else, these places reflect the history, growth, diversity and resilient strength of our communities that collectively weave the fabric of this country.
MONTPELIER, Vt. November 20, 2017
National Life Group today announced its annual list of Main Streets Across America, a celebration of streets in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia that embrace a strong sense of community and a commitment to creating an environment where people want to live, work and play.
“Whether it’s named Main Street, First Avenue, Central Square or something else, these places reflect the history, growth, diversity and resilient strength of our communities that collectively weave the fabric of this country,” said Mehran Assadi, Chairman, CEO and President, National Life Group. “It is a labor of love for us to celebrate these streets each year and to share their community pride and unique stories with a broader...
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