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California Resources Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results

06 11 2017

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Spectra7 and Foxconn Announce Collaboration in Data Center Interconnect Market

06 11 2017

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 6, 2017) - Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. (TSX:SEV) ("Spectra7" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high-performance analog semiconductor products for broadband connectivity markets and Foxconn Interconnect Technology, Inc. (Foxconn), a leading supplier of interconnect solutions today announced a collaboration to bring several new active copper data center interconnect products to market. These products are currently sampling to tier one data center OEMs. "Spectra 7 is a key player in the active copper cable market and Foxconn Interconnect Technology has confidently adopted Spectra7 solutions as a fundamental component of our active cable development," said Yan Margulis, VP Sales and Marketing at Foxconn. New interface standards such as QSFP-DD, SFP-DD and others are dramatically increasing port density in data center switching systems, but are also limiting the interconnect length that can be served by low-cost direct attach copper (DAC) cables....

Polar Power Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results

06 11 2017

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Franklin Templeton Investments Appoints Jed Plafker to Head Global Distribution – Leading Company’s Global Sales, Product Strategy and Marketing Efforts

06 11 2017

SAN MATEO, Calif., Nov. 06, 2017 -- Franklin Templeton Investments today announced that Jed Plafker has been named executive vice president of Global Advisory Services, effective December 1, 2017. In this role, Plafker will oversee the company’s global distribution efforts, including retail and institutional sales, marketing and product strategy. His previous internationally-focused role will now expand to include U.S. distribution.   “For more than 10 years, Jed has led our international distribution group through a period of exceptional growth,” said Jenny Johnson, president and chief operating officer. “Under his leadership, we have broadened the company’s reach and increased our market share internationally. Through fiscal year 2017, under Jed’s guidance, we have seen improving sales flows internationally where retail net flows have been positive for three consecutive quarters. Several countries and regions have seen a rebound in net sales over the past fiscal...

Win a Year of A&W Root Beer Floats for You and a Friend in new ‘Float-A-Friend’ Sweepstakes

06 11 2017

This sweepstakes is especially fun because our fans get a chance to give a treat to their friends, as well as win something for themselves. LEXINGTON, Ky. November 06, 2017 Know someone who deserves free root beer floats for a year? A&W Restaurants invites you to nominate him or her in its second annual Float-A-Friend contest, starting Nov. 6, 2017. If your submission is a winner, you will be a winner, too, as you both will get complimentary floats for a year. Winners will be picked weekly during the month of November through a random selection of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and online nominations. Through the remainder of the year, winners will be chosen on a monthly basis. (Click here for the nomination page.) Floats will be awarded in the form of A&W Bear Bucks gift checks. Winners will receive the value of approximately 52 floats, each for themselves and their friend (104 total Bear Bucks). “We first ‘floated the idea’ of float-a-friend last spring, and it was...

FreeConferenceCall.com Presents Webinar: The Importance of a Diverse Workplace and How to Achieve It

06 11 2017

FreeConferenceCall.com Join the conversation this Thursday to discuss diversity in the workplace and how to foster innovation through collaboration. LONG BEACH, Calif. November 06, 2017 FreeConferenceCall.com, the most recognized conferencing and collaboration brand on the planet, opened registration today for its no cost webinar titled, “Managing Diversity in the Workplace and Fostering Innovation Through Collaboration”. The public event is scheduled for November 9, 2017. Gene Marks, owner of The Marks Group, well-known Forbes.com author and regular Fox Business News guest, will host the webinar and moderate an interactive panel discussion with top human resources executives: In addition to taking questions from attendees, panelists will offer insight into the benefits of a diverse workplace, as well as discuss how diversity can lead to culture and business growth. The panel will cover: Definition of diversity today Importance of fostering inclusive work environments Metrics...

Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firms ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Royale Energy, Inc.

06 11 2017

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 06, 2017 -- Royale Energy, Inc. (OTCQB:ROYL) (the “Company” or “Royale”) announced today that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC (Glass Lewis) have both recommended that Royale shareholders vote "FOR" the proposed merger with Matrix Oil Management as described in the joint proxy statement/prospectus for the annual meeting of its shareholders to be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017. ISS and Glass Lewis are widely recognized as leading independent voting and corporate governance advisory firms.  Their analysis and recommendations are relied on by many major institutional investment firms, mutual funds and fiduciaries throughout North America.In its report, ISS stated, among other things, that "The transaction will considerably increase the company's scale for oil production and is anticipated to place the company back in compliance for NASDAQ listing requirements.  Furthermore, initial reaction to both...

FEI to Present at IAEM and NaBITA Conferences

06 11 2017

Milwaukee, Wisconsin November 06, 2017 FEI Behavioral Health, a social enterprise with a 35-year history and a leader in workforce resilience from workplace violence prevention and crisis management to EAP and organizational development, will present at two upcoming conferences: the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) Annual Conference and the National Behavioral Intervention Team Association (NaBITA) Annual Conference. The IAEM Conference runs November 10-15, 2017 in Long Beach, California. FEI Senior Director Terri Howard will present an engaging session, “Civil Unrest and Employees: When Community Concerns Become Workplace Challenges,” on November 15, 2017, at 3 p.m. PST. This session will discuss how recent events and the polarization of individual attitudes and opinions have spilled over into the workplace. Participants will learn what responsibility employers have to address these issues and how to support employees and their families experiencing this...

National Association of Realtors® Installs 2018 Leadership

06 11 2017

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Lauded chef Jordi Roca of celebrated El Celler de Can Roca travels to Denver for pop-up dinners

06 11 2017

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