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News Index for Saturday, November 01, 2014
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 17:12:21 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 23, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- National valuation services provider, eValuation ZONE, Inc., announced today the launch of their new USPAP compliant product eVal 1.0, a hybrid valuation report utilized for a variety of programs such as HELOCs, REOs, as well as purchases and refinances for non-agency and portfolio programs.  
Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 06:00:43 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 23, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Writing under the pen name E. Marie, first time author Emerald Betts announces the October 15, 2014 release of her book, 'Avoiding the Dodgeballs...At Work, A Young Woman's Guide to Succeeding at a First Job' (ISBN: 9781484033951).  
Thu, 21 Aug 2014, 10:41:29 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 21, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In order to continue to deliver on the promise of customer-centric marketing, Cogensia welcomes 8 new hires to its staff. Cogensia is a customer marketing solutions firm empowering clients with data and insights.  
Fri, 15 Aug 2014, 07:00:52 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 15, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Firetainment, a leading manufacturer of fire pit tables, will debut three new fire table designs at the 2014 International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market in Chicago, Sept. 16 - 19. These new additions to the Firetainment product line will be on display at trade show booth 7-2019.  
Tue, 12 Aug 2014, 13:48:52 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 12, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cogensia continues to grow its management team through addition of several new employees at Cogensia; including Barbara Olson as Senior Vice President, Loyalty Solutions, Mary Kay Simpson as Vice President, Product Management and Marketing, Albert Pardilla as Manager, Client Solutions, and Andie Kulach as Account Manager.  
Wed, 23 Jul 2014, 18:24:54 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., July 23, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE)-- Two neighborhood breweries are among the key sponsors of this year's Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival. Lagunitas Brewing and Lake Effect Brewing are showing their support for Chicago and its communities by participating in the festival on Chicago's Northwest side in Jefferson Park, from Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014.  
Tue, 22 Jul 2014, 14:22:50 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., July 22, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago's Northwest neighborhood, Jefferson Park, plays host to its ever-popular three-day Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014. The festival boasts two stages for entertainment, The Main Stage and The Summer Arts Stage offering something wonderful for everyone to see, hear and enjoy.  
Thu, 03 Jul 2014, 13:12:51 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., July 3, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago's Northwest neighborhood, Jefferson Park, plays host to its ever-popular three-day Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014. The festival takes place on the grounds of Chicago's Jefferson Memorial Park. Jeff Fest is presented by 45th Ward Alderman Arena, Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Jefferson Park Advisory Council and the Chicago Park District.  
Tue, 10 Jun 2014, 05:59:14 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., June 10, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Visions Business Solutions, a Chicago-based ERP software solution company, has been named Partner of the Year in the Greentree Awards 2014. Visions Business Solutions is part of the Greentree worldwide partner organization.  
Mon, 19 May 2014, 06:00:23 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., May 19, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The biggest urban entertainment event to hit the Midwest in years. Lights, camera, runway, action! AJ-ONIC Dynasty presents: The 2014 Midwest Urban Fashion Summit, which will be held June 27, 28 and 29, 2014 at The Holiday Inn Convention Center in Gurnee, Ill.  
Tue, 18 Mar 2014, 08:58:07 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., March 18, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Leading mortgage compliance services provider The Compliance Group, Inc. (TCG), is pleased to announce its expanded presence in Illinois in response to significant Federal, state and local regulatory oversight affecting mortgage lenders and mortgage servicers in the state.  
Mon, 10 Mar 2014, 12:35:14 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., March 10, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Executive and AandR Rep's from major and reputable independent record labels along with other music industry power brokers and insiders will be in Gurnee, Illinois June 27-29, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center for the Chicago Music Conference.  
Thu, 27 Feb 2014, 13:37:19 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 27, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stunningly gifted vocalist, educator and founder of the progressive programs Vocal Musicianship Academy and Vocal Jazz Online, Lenora Zenzalai Helm has received the coup honor of an invitation to be a featured singer in the program 'Durham Symphony Orchestra and All That Jazz.'  
Mon, 02 Dec 2013, 17:10:37 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Dec. 2, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cogensia announced today that Craig Bettmann has joined Cogensia as Vice President, Client Solutions and Joel Schiltz has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President, Client Solutions.  
Wed, 06 Nov 2013, 17:26:07 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Natural supplement company Nutronics Labs released a statement today encouraging deer antler spray consumers to do thorough product research before buying health supplements online. Nutronics Labs is the leading manufacturer of deer antler spray and boasts the world's strongest supplements available - but as the popularity of their products continues to grow, they have seen hundreds of imitation products flood the market recently.  
Thu, 17 Oct 2013, 14:43:43 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cogensia announced this week a strategic collaboration with Infutor Data Solutions, Inc. to provide the auto industry with improved business intelligence in order to gain more market share. So, now with two powerful sets of data, information can be provided as early as 12 months before a buying decision is made.  
Tue, 10 Sep 2013, 07:00:03 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 10, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CAC Group, Inc. announced this week that it is now Cogensia. The name change is the result of a 12-year process that has now come to be realized. Since its founding, CAC Group has provided premium analytical consulting for some of the country's largest marketers.  
Fri, 06 Sep 2013, 17:39:10 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. is the largest national market for flexible packaging and the value it brings to brand owners through versatility and potential for innovation. Peel Plastic Products Ltd. is bringing this value to the brand owners attending two U.S. September trade shows - HH Backer Total Pet Expo and Pack Expo. Peel is exhibiting in booth 1733 at the Total Pet Expo and booth S6075 at Pack Expo.  
Thu, 22 Aug 2013, 06:00:01 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 22, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- CAC Group, Inc., a customer marketing solutions firm, announced this week the launching of a new division to focus on loyalty program performance - Truth in Loyalty(TM).  
Thu, 25 Jul 2013, 19:14:19 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., July 25, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival three-day event kicks off Friday, July 26th (6 p.m. - 11 p.m.), Saturday, July 27th (noon to 11 p.m.) and Sunday, July 28th (noon - 10 p.m.) on the grounds of Jefferson Memorial Park located at 4822 N. Long Avenue on Chicago's Northwest side. Admission is $7 per person, or $5 before 5 o'clock. Children under 12 are free.  
Wed, 10 Jul 2013, 15:01:48 EDTEdited by Christopher L Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., July 10, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival features something for everyone from dancers to musicians, actors and artists, and a hands-on community paint project. The three-day festival kicks off Friday, July 26 through Sunday, July 28, 2013. Located on the grounds of Jefferson Memorial Park on Chicago's Northwest side, Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival has become one of Chicago's most highly anticipated neighborhood music festivals of the summer.  
Thu, 13 Jun 2013, 16:07:12 EDTEdited by Christopher L Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., June 13, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Golf enthusiasts will smile at this: Introducing Golf Pipeline - a place where you can now track every aspect of your golf game in one convenient and comprehensive website! Golf Pipeline provides a place to search and book tee times, invite your friends to join in the game, track your scores as you go, and much more. Golf Pipeline is your one stop website for all of your golfing needs.  
Fri, 24 May 2013, 10:55:32 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., May 24, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- New to fest-goers at the Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival, July 26-28, 2013, is a much-anticipated Juried Fine Art Photography Show presented by the Chicago Creative Coalition (C3) entitled 'C3 PhotoArt Fest.' The show will be limited to no more than 50 selected images and is open to original works. C3 invites you to submit images online by June 7, 2013. The entry fee is $35, and covers up to four images.  
Wed, 22 May 2013, 14:15:10 EDTEdited by Christopher L Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill., May 22, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival is pleased to announce its three-day musical lineup and headliners including Dot Dot Dot, Magic Box and the Michael McDermott Band. Jefferson Memorial Park's lush green lawn and ball fields transform into a giant backyard for all to enjoy over the course of the three-day festival from Friday, July 26 through Sunday, July 28, 2013.  
Wed, 06 Mar 2013, 16:57:25 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CARBONDALE, Ill., March 6, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Sexual Assault Myths Organization of Carbondale, says The Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault 32 member board of lawmakers and professionals and 21 sexual assault organizations have hand delivered a letter to Jackson County, Ill. (home of S.I.U. University) District Attorney Mike Carr asking him to drop all charges made by his office against Melisa Vistain, who was arrested after reporting her sexual assault in March of 2012.  
Mon, 03 Dec 2012, 15:16:16 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- VLP Law Group LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its real estate practice with the addition of Tarun Chandran, who joins as a partner based in Chicago. Mr. Chandran brings considerable experience in commercial real estate and real estate finance transactions to VLP.  
Mon, 22 Oct 2012, 15:48:08 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT), a recognized leader in mortgage pipeline hedging and risk management services, announced at the 99th MBA Annual Convention and Exposition that they developed an integrated interface that connects loan origination systems (LOS) with its proprietary HALO (Hedging And Loan sales Optimization) platform(SM). The interface enables seamless pipeline and trade data exchange to occur automatically from any supported LOS to the HALO platform.  
Mon, 22 Oct 2012, 15:23:36 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Quandis, Inc., a leading provider of default management mortgage technology solutions, announced at the 99th MBA Annual Convention and Exposition that it released a Web-based skip trace application to locate individuals that are in default via a centralized platform. The solution can be utilized by mortgage companies to quickly locate, contact and personally engage with borrowers who are in distressed financial situations.  
Mon, 22 Oct 2012, 14:50:04 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 22, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Global DMS, the leading provider of Web-based compliant valuation management software, announced at the 99th MBA Annual Convention and Exposition the official introduction of Global Unity, which seamlessly integrates its solution with leading loan origination systems (LOS). Global Unity provides lenders, banks and credit unions with 100 percent control over their entire collateral valuation process-with zero risk.  
Thu, 06 Sep 2012, 16:56:13 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 6, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BiBa Soft, a small app development company, has reinvented how we use the dictionary by turning it into a fun interactive word game. Play Dictionary shows a definition of a word from the dictionary then asks you to figure that word out using the least amount of definitions.  
Mon, 06 Aug 2012, 11:48:19 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 6, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Statement regarding shooting at Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin: Several people have been injured in a shooting incident. The Sikh community in the United States has been active citizens since the late 1800's in the USA. Sikhism is a monotheistic faith that requires them to wear a turban and one of the youngest religions in the world. 'The incident in Milwaukee has been a shock, we are concerned about the victims and their families. We understand that this was a 'random' act and not one motivate by race. So, we are asking for the support from the greater community for their prayers for the victims and their families,' said Amarjit Singh from the Illinois Sikh Community Center.  
Fri, 30 Mar 2012, 06:59:50 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., March 30, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) in Arlington Heights is holding a free seminar to provide individuals with guidance and resources for expressing their healthcare wishes before an unexpected medical circumstance occurs. Join the Reverend Gwynne Wright of NCH's Spiritual Care Services from 10 - 11 a.m. on Monday, April 16, in the hospital auditorium at 800 W. Central Road in Arlington Heights, as she leads 'Making Healthcare Decisions Work for You and Your Family.'  
Mon, 27 Feb 2012, 06:58:11 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 27, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sales of the textbook 'Construction Project Management - a Managerial Approach' (ISBN: 978-0-9799969-1-7) by Pareto Publishing, have increased 400 percent each semester since publication in December 2010. The text is now increasingly used in United States 2-year, 4-year and graduate university construction management, architecture and real estate programs.  
Wed, 01 Feb 2012, 16:26:57 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 1, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors today announced that Bersin and Associates, the leading research and advisory services firm, released a brand new research bulletin that reviews KnowledgeAdvisors world-class integrated learning measurement solution, Metrics that Matter(R).  
Thu, 05 Jan 2012, 07:59:04 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., Jan. 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Deborah Gonderil, publisher of 'Restaurants Recommended,' could not find a restaurant ratings guide that not only incorporated multiple cities, but one that provided unprejudiced and genuine opinions of professional reviewers. As a result, she set out to compile a series of sources of reviews from professional food critics. 'Restaurants Recommended' (ISBN: 978-1466283176) is the end result.  
Wed, 23 Nov 2011, 16:24:39 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 23, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Blue City Chicago Apartments, Inc. has recently launched a re-designed website that offers Chicago apartment renters an easier and faster means to help them find their next apartment.  
Mon, 21 Nov 2011, 16:33:59 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 21, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced it has released the Autumn 2011 version of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter(R).  
Wed, 16 Nov 2011, 17:28:16 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 16, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced the 10th Annual Symposium with the theme 'Engaging Executives with World-Class Reporting.' The Symposium will be the premier event in 2012 bringing together organizations striving to develop world-class workforces through effective measurement and industry leaders in learning and talent measurement.  
Wed, 05 Oct 2011, 19:03:09 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 5, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Titan Lenders Corp. (TLC), a U.S.-based domestic mortgage fulfillment outsource company, and International Document Services (IDS), Inc., a mortgage document preparation vendor, are co-sponsoring financial author Robert Stowe England's book discussion and signing event for his recently released book 'Black Box Casino' (ISBN: 978-0313392894) at the Mortgage Bankers Association's 98th Annual Convention and Expo in Chicago.  
Tue, 04 Oct 2011, 21:41:04 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 4, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Wind Energy, LLC (MWE) is pleased to announce a key staff promotion from within the organization. Thomas G. Swierczewski, Senior Project Developer for the past 1 1/2 years has been promoted to Director of Development.  
Tue, 20 Sep 2011, 19:53:12 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 20, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Financial author Robert Stowe England will host a book discussion and signing event for his soon-to-be released tome 'Black Box Casino' (ISBN: 978-0313392894) at the Mortgage Bankers Association's 98th Annual Convention and Expo in Chicago. The signing will take place on Oct. 10 from 6 - 8 p.m. in the East Tower at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.  
Wed, 17 Aug 2011, 19:46:12 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced that it has designed three performance measurement solutions specifically targeting leadership, sales and on-boarding training programs to provide clients with the reporting and analytics required to accelerate performance improvement.  
Wed, 27 Jul 2011, 00:33:06 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced that it has elected Kevin Oakes to its Board of Directors.  
Tue, 26 Jul 2011, 21:22:04 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill.(SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced that it will be an Executive Sponsor of the Fall 2011 CLO Symposium, which will explore the role of learning and workforce development in shaping the future for organizations. The CLO Fall 2011 Symposium will be held from October 12th - 14th at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel (One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629).  
Wed, 06 Jul 2011, 21:22:05 EDTEdited by Janice Sand
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a provider of learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced the release of its new white paper, 'Standard Definitions and Agreed Measurements: A Common Language for Consistent, Clear and Uniform Talent Development Reporting,' available for immediate complimentary download.  
Tue, 28 Jun 2011, 22:51:27 EDTEdited by Janice Sand
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a leading provider of learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, has announced it has released a brand new whitepaper (i) focusing on executive reporting needs based on survey research and (ii) providing insight on how they are accordingly met with KnowledgeAdvisors' unique approach, Talent Development Reporting Principles.  
Thu, 16 Jun 2011, 21:10:41 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Thomas A. Moretti ('Tom'), age 71, a 26 year resident of Inverness, IL passed away due to complications from lung cancer surrounded by his daughters on June 14, 2011. Tom is survived by his loving daughters, Joette (Mark) Doran and Suzette (Jim) Roppel and his cherished grandchildren Jay and Sarah. His brother James Moretti, sisters Rita Kincess and Carol Gilio also survive him. Tom was a successful business man and renowned Packard car restorer and authority.  
Mon, 13 Jun 2011, 21:32:28 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, which provides learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced it has released the Spring 2011 version of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter.  
Mon, 06 Jun 2011, 20:59:19 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- An exciting new novel about inter-dimensional space travel, sexy aliens, a space confederation on the brink of civil war, and computer engineers looking for a way home, has just been released by Bookstand Publishing. 'Lost In Between Dimensions - Saga II' (ISBN: 978-1-58909-731-5), is a compelling science fiction novel you don't want to miss.  
Thu, 05 May 2011, 22:01:03 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a provider of learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, is pleased to announce the dates and locations for its annual 2011 Regional User Groups where Metrics that Matter users are enabled to maximize their measurement practices.  
Thu, 05 May 2011, 09:58:18 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Illinois foreclosures dropped sharply in the first quarter, reports ForeclosureDeals, a leading provider of foreclosure news and foreclosure listings. In addition, new measures to fight foreclosures by the state could lead to higher prices for Illinois foreclosures in the near future, making the foreclosure discounts investors are used to harder to come by.  
Mon, 02 May 2011, 10:59:12 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Orsini Healthcare is proud to announce the launch of their completely redesigned corporate website, orsinihealthcare.com. The redeveloped site offers a fresh new look with significant improvements in navigation and comprehensive descriptions about Orsini Healthcare's multiple service offerings.  
Tue, 19 Apr 2011, 21:32:51 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a provider of learning measurement software that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced the release of its new white paper, 'Talent Development Reporting Principles: Proving Value with Consistent, Clear and Uniform Reports,' available for immediate complimentary download.  
Mon, 18 Apr 2011, 19:43:24 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Lost In Between Dimensions - Saga II' (ISBN: 978-1-58909-731-5) by Jorge Scerba, just released by Bookstand Publishing, is an action-packed science fiction novel you don't want to miss.  
Wed, 30 Mar 2011, 18:58:10 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In view of continued regulatory uncertainty in the State of Wisconsin a leading wind farm developer has announced that it has suspended development activity until a more predicable climate can be restored. Chicago-based Midwest Wind Energy, LLC (MWE) has been developing utility scale wind farms in Wisconsin since 2003 and has two of its developed projects operating.  
Mon, 28 Mar 2011, 18:25:57 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a learning measurement software and solutions company that improves the effectiveness of learning, today announced it has undertaken a landmark effort in developing a set of Talent Development Reporting Principles (TDRP) for L&D measurement.  
Mon, 14 Mar 2011, 22:43:17 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a learning measurement software and solutions company that improves the effectiveness of learning, today announced the publication of a brand new book titled 'Human Capital Analytics: Measuring and Improving Talent Development - 2nd Edition' (ISBN-13: 978-1595716446) by its Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Kent Barnett and Jeffrey Berk respectively.  
Tue, 01 Mar 2011, 21:58:41 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- If you're wondering who is behind the dynamic U.S. re-launch of Gogo's Crazy Bones - the #1 promotional toy of 2009 and 2010 in Europe, South America, Mexico, and key Asian markets - look no further than Brandjolt, LLC. Chosen by the brand's worldwide promotional licensor and exclusive producer, PPI Worldwide, Brandjolt is a promotions and advertising agency.  
Mon, 14 Feb 2011, 18:35:59 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a learning measurement software and solutions company that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, today announced a set of valuable resources to help learning practitioners measure their informal learning investments.  
Fri, 11 Feb 2011, 00:55:58 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a learning measurement software and solutions company that improves the effectiveness and business impact of learning, has been officially selected as a Bersin & Associates Learning Leader for 2011 in the Vendor Innovation in Learning and Talent Management category.  
Thu, 10 Feb 2011, 00:55:10 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, a learning measurement software and solutions company that improves the effectiveness of learning, today announced it has released a brand new research report which examines Metrics that Matter®'s (MTM) tangible value through the eyes of its industry leading clients.  
Fri, 10 Dec 2010, 00:16:55 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today proudly announced Sprint and New Horizons Computer Learning Centers as recipients in their premier Best Performance awards. Sprint and New Horizons were recognized by KnowledgeAdvisors for top Corporate University and top Customer Education provider respectively.  
Fri, 03 Dec 2010, 18:41:17 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released a brand new research report providing benchmark information about how Learning and Development (L&D) and Human Resources (HR) organizations utilize Training Needs Assessments to improve the development of their employees.  
Mon, 29 Nov 2010, 18:32:07 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pareto announces a new guidebook that integrates the internationally proven PMBOK® project management knowledge areas and process into construction management to bring construction managers' skills to the next level: 'Construction Project Management - A Managerial Approach' (ISBN: 978-0-9799969-1-7) by J.F. McCarthy.  
Mon, 22 Nov 2010, 16:46:17 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released the Autumn 2010 version of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter(R). Metrics that Matter is a talent development reporting and analytic system.  
Mon, 15 Nov 2010, 18:45:53 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, announces the opening of a brand new office in Singapore in January 2011. Continuing the expansion of its global footprint, its Singapore office will represent its Asian-Pacific hub of business activities.  
Wed, 03 Nov 2010, 15:52:39 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Affinity Healthcare, the employed physician group of Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights, IL is pleased to announce the addition of two Internal Medicine physicians to its 1051 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL office.  
Thu, 28 Oct 2010, 15:21:05 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'First Evidence,' a solo, contemporary circus show created by Shayna Swanson, founder and artistic director of Aloft - Chicago's 'most badass contemporary circus company' - will debut this December. Simple props and a deceivingly minimal stage highlight Swanson's signature power and intensity as she magnifies life's fleeting and defining moments.  
Thu, 21 Oct 2010, 15:39:56 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Windy City Woman of Color, NFP an exclusive network for professional multicultural women in the Chicagoland area will be hosting its 2nd Annual Diamond Awards, which pays tribute to women of color who have made a positive impact on the community through their corporate and philanthropic efforts.  
Thu, 14 Oct 2010, 12:35:41 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, is the proud recipient of the Bronze Award for the CLO Excellence in Customer Service category.  
Wed, 13 Oct 2010, 17:54:29 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- All City Sportz Corp., a brand new Chicago based adult recreational sports group, is announcing their grand opening with the launch of Men's pick-up basketball. This highly organized program allows individuals the opportunity to stay in shape while enjoying basketball without season commitments and provides a flexible play-as-you-pay registration process.  
Wed, 13 Oct 2010, 15:42:38 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today proudly congratulates Tamar Elkeles, Vice President of Qualcomm Learning and Development Center, who was named 2010 CLO of the Year by Chief Learning magazine at the Fall 2010 Chief Learning Symposium.  
Mon, 20 Sep 2010, 18:06:02 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Looking for a night out with the girls? Ancona Jewelers is excited to announce a launch party for a brand new, beautiful and versatile collection - 18k925 - an addition to the Tacori brand. This event takes place on October 21 from 6-9 p.m. at Ancona Jewelers, 1570 West Lake Street, Addison, IL.  
Thu, 09 Sep 2010, 21:26:34 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fines and penalties are on the rise for facilities that fail to comply with Federal and State hazardous waste rules. An Illinois recycling facility faces a $700,000 fine for violating the RCRA hazardous waste regulations (EPA 5/6/10). Lion Technology Inc., a nationally recognized regulatory compliance training firm, will present its two-day Hazardous/Toxic Waste Management Workshop regionally throughout September.  
Tue, 07 Sep 2010, 15:48:26 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released a brand new research report investigating the current state of talent management analytics and determining how and to what extent organizations are mining their data to extract value.  
Tue, 17 Aug 2010, 19:33:11 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Fines and penalties are on the rise for facilities that fail to comply with Federal and State hazardous waste rules. Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 cited an Illinois recycling facility for the improper management of hazardous waste and proposed a penalty for non-compliance with the EPA Hazardous Waste Regulations in excess of $700,000.  
Wed, 04 Aug 2010, 18:13:29 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the largest provider of talent measurement solutions, is pleased to announce the dates and locations for its annual 2010 Regional User Groups where Metrics that Matter users are enabled to take their measurement practices one bold step further.  
Wed, 04 Aug 2010, 14:36:46 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, celebrated ten years of world-class performance this July. In 2000, Kent Barnett founded KnowledgeAdvisors. The inspiration behind KnowledgeAdvisors arose from his dissatisfaction by the lack of measurement solutions available to express the relationship between the real impact of training and organizational performance.  
Tue, 27 Jul 2010, 11:41:24 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, Inc. announced today that David Vance and Frank Anderson will be joining their renowned Advisory Board. Vance and Anderson will ensure KnowledgeAdvisors remains focused on executive level talent development reporting and analytics in the public and private sector.  
Thu, 22 Jul 2010, 11:55:44 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, has announced it has released a brand new whitepaper focusing on informal learning measurement. The research conducted by KnowledgeAdvisors was based upon substantial data collected across diverse industries in an effort to gain a comprehensive representation of the present condition of informal learning.  
Tue, 20 Jul 2010, 20:28:59 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the largest provider of talent measurement solutions, and Bersin and Associates, the only research and advisory firm focusing on enterprise learning and talent management, will host a complimentary breakfast briefing, Innovation in Learning Measurement: High-Impact Measurement Framework, on August 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel in Washington, D.C.  
Tue, 29 Jun 2010, 20:47:00 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'The Words of the Founders' (ISBN: 978-0979987731), a new book by Paul Rosenberg, author of the counter-culture classic 'A Lodging of Wayfaring Men,' is released for sale today by Ascoli Publishing and Vera Verba Publishing. Rosenberg has assembled 570 timely and poignant quotes from America's Founding Fathers.  
Mon, 21 Jun 2010, 11:55:41 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released a brand new research report analyzing the effect of managers upon the development of their talent pool. The research conducted by KnowledgeAdvisors was based upon substantial data collected across diverse industries in an effort to gain a comprehensive representation of the present condition of manager engagement.  
Wed, 16 Jun 2010, 18:10:29 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Wind Energy, LLC (MWE) is pleased to announce two key staff promotions from within the organization. Timothy W. Polz, a Senior Project Developer for the past three years has been promoted to Vice President and General Counsel. In his new role, Tim will oversee all aspects of company operations with a focus on business, finance, administration and legal matters.  
Thu, 10 Jun 2010, 15:18:50 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Affinity Healthcare LLC, a multi-specialty medical group practice with northwest Chicago suburban offices located in Arlington Heights and Buffalo Grove announces the addition of a Neurology specialist to its cadre of 34 physicians. Dr. Daniel B. Cacioppo, MD will treat patients by appointment at the Affinity Healthcare LLC office located at 1450 Busch Parkway, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089.  
Mon, 17 May 2010, 12:07:12 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released V12.0 of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter(R) Metrics that Matter(R) is an on-demand, SaaS (Software as a Service) Human Capital Analytics system that allows you to cost-effectively measure and increase the impact of your human capital processes from recruiting to leadership development.  
Tue, 30 Mar 2010, 20:13:43 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) have stepped up enforcement to reduce undeclared and illegal hazmat shipments via airline, truck, rail, and ship. To help the regulated community understand the rules for multimodal hazmat shipping, Lion Technology, the nation's leader in regulatory compliance training, is presenting a how-to training series on the DOT, IATA, and IMDG regulations.  
Mon, 22 Mar 2010, 16:17:37 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has been named a finalist for the 2010 Blue Ribbon DREAM BIG Small Business Award as named by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.  
Mon, 08 Mar 2010, 13:30:42 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Annual training is mandatory for employees who generate, manage, or dispose of a RCRA hazardous waste. Training must be job-specific and cover waste management procedures such as waste classification, proper container and tank storage, manifesting, emergency response, and disposal. Failure to comply with the RCRA hazardous waste rules can result in penalties up to $37,500 per day/per violation. Effective training is the best line of defense to assure regulatory compliance.  
Mon, 22 Feb 2010, 12:09:01 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has added SkillSoft's (NASDAQ: SKIL) SkillPort(TM) Learning Management System to their very successful system interoperability program. In addition, support of GeoLearning's GeoMaestro 5 Series LMS Suite has been added. The program allows companies with investments in learning management systems, such as SkillSoft's SkillPort, GeoLearning's GeoMaestro(TM) and others.  
Mon, 18 Jan 2010, 17:41:56 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Designer Allie Yoko has combined her Black Orchid Fashion line into a new athletic apparel company known as White Iguana Apparel (wiapparel). Allie has created this apparel with 94 percent viscose from organic microfiber bamboo fabric that was woven in the USA and produced by garment manufacturers in the USA.  
Mon, 18 Jan 2010, 12:21:21 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., the incumbent candidate for Illinois 2nd Congressional district, has launched his new Website. The site focuses on new Web strategies to increase the Get Out The Vote (GOTV) efforts for the campaign. The new Website encourages supporters to share their ideas with the Congressman, participate in polls and attend fundraising events.  
Tue, 08 Dec 2009, 15:38:04 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released a new benchmark research report analyzing employee competency rating patterns. The research utilized KnowledgeAdvisors Metrics that Matter analytics tool and its Talent and Performance Measurement Multi-Rater capability to easily create the rater network, distribute the competency instruments, and report the data.  
Mon, 16 Nov 2009, 07:59:44 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced the 8th Annual Symposium with the theme Optimizing the Performance of People. The Symposium will be the premier event in 2010 bringing together organizations striving to develop world-class workforces through effective measurement and industry leaders in learning and talent measurement.  
Mon, 16 Nov 2009, 06:57:21 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Telezygology Inc. (TZ) today announces that TZ Intevia(R) technology is featured in the Dell Adamo XPS ultra-thin premium laptop product to electronically secure the lid and, with the swipe of a finger, allow user access. Designed and engineered with assistance from TZ's product development subsidiary, Product Development Technologies (PDT), the Adamo now claims the 'world's thinnest notebook' crown.  
Mon, 26 Oct 2009, 15:25:20 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released a methodology and toolset to measure human capital effectiveness known as the Performance Optimization Framework. The Performance Optimization Framework is grounded in Six Sigma and is designed to help organizations improve the effectiveness of their talent development process.  
Mon, 26 Oct 2009, 06:59:26 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released V11.2 of its proprietary analytics software, Metrics that Matter(R). Metrics that Matter is an on-demand, SaaS (Software as a Service) Human Capital Analytics system that allows you to cost-effectively measure and increase the impact of your human capital processes from recruiting to leadership development.  
Wed, 14 Oct 2009, 18:15:28 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Renowned family law firm Rinella and Rinella Ltd. today announced that the learning center founded by its Senior Partner Bernard (Bernie) Rinella has been awarded the 2009 NCLCA/Frank L. Christ Outstanding Learning Center Award. The Bernard B. Rinella, Jr. Learning Center was established at Miami University - Oxford in 2000.  
Mon, 12 Oct 2009, 19:53:17 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, the world's largest provider of learning and talent measurement solutions, today announced it has released new, constructive, research that provides thought leadership on innovative ways organizations in today's economy will implement and measure informal learning to increase speed to competency and optimize learning resources.  
Mon, 03 Aug 2009, 16:40:36 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Affinity Healthcare LLC, a multi-specialty medical group practice, with northwest Chicago suburban offices located in Arlington Heights and Buffalo Grove, IL, began seeing patients today at its newly constructed 64,860 square foot medical office building, situated on 6.3 acres at 1450 Busch Parkway, Buffalo Grove, IL., within The Corporate Grove business park.  
Mon, 20 Jul 2009, 07:00:37 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On May 28th, 2009, Judge Joan B. Gottschall of the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division declined to order a new trial or to reverse a $5.6 million jury verdict against Publications International of Lincolnwood, Ill. (PIL), the parent company of Consumer Guide, on a breach of contract claim brought by The Smart Marketing Group of Los Angeles, Calif. (SMG).  
Thu, 25 Jun 2009, 17:26:53 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Have you ever been poked in the eye by the pointy corner of your rectangular bed pillow?' Pillow Designer and Spokesperson for the Curvy Pillow Company, Pam Blumenthal, was recently quoted as saying 'It's ridiculous, but it's no joke - people do get poked by pointy-cornered pillows. Why would we want to sleep with rectangles anyway? The only reason that we all sleep with rectangular bed pillows is that it's the easiest shape for manufacturing.'  
Thu, 07 May 2009, 12:22:30 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., May 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SoCAFE, The Society of Certified Adjunct Faculty Educators, has announced two major enhancements to its web-based certification program for adjunct instructors in higher education. These include expansion of membership eligibility and addition of a Director of Faculty Resources. Both are in response to a growing need for very high quality adjunct faculty in a shrinking educational marketplace.  
Wed, 29 Apr 2009, 10:15:33 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., April 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allegro Communications, Inc., a direct marketing firm and developer of FreshDM, recently announced the launch of its new dynamic, content-rich agency website. The new website focuses on maximizing the use of social media to create ongoing relationships and provide interesting, up-to-date content.  
Fri, 17 Apr 2009, 14:30:31 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., April 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Diabetes is a growing problem and more and more people are striving to cope. As a result, DiabeticSingles announces the launch of their new website which brings together people who have at least one shared known commonality. As of 2007, according to the Centers for Disease Control, 236 million people had diabetes worldwide; 23.6 million or 7.8 percent were from the U.S. population.  
Wed, 01 Apr 2009, 06:29:31 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bottom Line Time today announced the launch of MonetaSuite at the ABA TECHSHOW(R) 2009. MonetaSuite is the Company's flagship software product family that intuitively and seamlessly track, tag and report the time high-value workers spend in email and other productivity applications. The applications work in the background, tracking tasks and allowing the user to work without interruption.  
Tue, 03 Mar 2009, 13:36:15 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., March 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Affinity Healthcare LLC, a multi-specialty medical group practice with northwest Chicago suburban offices located in Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, and Wheeling, announces the addition of Chiropractic and Acupuncture healthcare services. Dr. Jason Y. Hui, DC, FIAMA, NMD, will treat patients by appointment at the Affinity Healthcare LLC office.  
Mon, 02 Mar 2009, 06:29:39 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., March 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On February 6th 2009, a federal jury in Chicago returned a verdict against Publications International Ltd. (PIL) of Lincolnwood, Ill., and awarded $5.6 million to The Smart Marketing Group, Inc. (SMG) in damages resulting from PIL's breach of a 2003 contract.  
Tue, 24 Feb 2009, 15:26:29 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The National Institute of Pension Administrators (NIPA) returns to Las Vegas to host its 2009 NIPA Annual Forum & Expo (2009NAFE) April 26-29 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. The struggling economy and the 2009 Form 5500 changes will be among the more pressing issues discussed as more than 25 education sessions with leading industry experts are slated.  
Mon, 23 Feb 2009, 13:37:40 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Reflecting the theme of the innovative web site, sellers set a starting price for their property, and the price gradually drops over time if it is not sold. Sellers also place a sign of their online listing in their front yard. The foreclosure crisis continues to escalate, and the real estate market remains sluggish like the economy. Believing that traditional sales methods are not working, Joe Elias has created an innovative way for sellers to market their homes via 4Sale4Now.com.  
Thu, 19 Feb 2009, 17:30:24 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- JF McCarthy MBA, with 37 years of construction management experience, recently earned the CFM (Certified Facility Manager) credential from the (IFMA) International Facility Management Association. This certification demonstrates a commitment and capability to optimize building cost and serviceability from construction to the end of its useful life. Of the over 60,000 worldwide IFMA members, there are only about 3,100 CFMs, and few of these are in the construction field.  
Mon, 16 Feb 2009, 17:00:06 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Gambrinus Media announced today that 'Does My BUTT Look BIG In This BEER?: Nutritional Values of 2,000 Worldwide Beers' (ISBN: 978-0982218204) is now available in book stores and Internet book sites. Tired of waiting for the Alcohol Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) to implement new changes in alcohol nutrition labeling requirements, author Bob Skilnik has compiled an impressive array or beers, including popular imports, with their nutritional values.  
Thu, 05 Feb 2009, 11:25:44 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allegro Communications, Inc., direct marketing creative agency and developer of FreshDM, sponsored the Chicago Salesforce.com User Group meeting in December. Allegro educated the group about mail on-demand and print fulfillment techniques. In addition, Allegro provided a live demonstration of FreshDM - a certified application on the Salesforce.com AppExchange.  
Fri, 09 Jan 2009, 08:00:45 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Jan. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sustainable, green, and eco-friendly have become part of everyday vocabulary. That's why Verdessence, a new e-commerce site has assembled a web site that offers everything from the latest eco fashions to biodegradable plates; it's sustainable and stylish shopping.  
Tue, 02 Dec 2008, 09:00:06 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago-based Midwest Wind Energy, LLC (MWE), a leading developer of wind farms in the Central United States, announced today that it has completed development of its sixth wind power project, surpassing the $1 billion threshold in developed project assets. The six projects, which total 568 megawatts in nameplate capacity, are located in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Nebraska, and generate enough electricity to supply an estimated 160,000 average households.  
Mon, 01 Dec 2008, 10:52:24 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill, Dec. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Home makeovers should not be limited to people with long purse strings. And, thanks to Refind Interiors, LLC, it's not. The company has launched a new design service - the room makeover service - which gives budget-minded homeowners and renters an affordable option for redecorating their current living spaces.  
Tue, 18 Nov 2008, 15:48:48 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cameron McCandless, U.S. Marketing Director of FRED Distribution, Inc. announced this week that the popular book and public television character, Arthur, embarks on a mission to 'go green' in a new award-winning children's board game - Arthur(TM) Saves the Planet, One Step at a Time.  
Tue, 11 Nov 2008, 17:31:05 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Solo Travel Destinations as determined by their Adventure Travel Consultants. #1: Serengeti, Tanzania - A wide variety of tours and loads of other travelers, make this once in a lifetime sight one of the easiest for solo travelers.  
Wed, 29 Oct 2008, 17:21:51 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Travel with a backrest or body pillow? Yes you can... with our Patent-Pending Curvy Transformational Pillow Covers...any bed pillows can be turned into a body pillow or backrest. The Curvy Pillow Company, a long established (since 1988) innovative designer of nature-inspired pillow products, now offers a way to turn ordinary, rectangular bed pillows into curvy, more comfortable, fully functional shapes.  
Wed, 22 Oct 2008, 13:22:33 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allegro Communications, Inc., a direct marketing creative agency and developer of FreshDM, recently announced that FreshDM has a totally new look, tailored for financial services clients like CIT and Genworth Financial. The newly launched design can be viewed on the FreshDM site at freshdm.com.  
Mon, 13 Oct 2008, 14:02:52 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Culinary Destinations as determined by their Adventure Travel Consultants. #1 is New Orleans, Louisiana: Food in New Orleans is a way of life and a big part of the city's charm. Any visit here will mean getting your mouth around dishes such as catfish, jambalaya, gumbo and more.  
Thu, 09 Oct 2008, 15:53:57 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KBS is the new name officially adopted by one of Chicagoland's top technology firms, announced Anthony R. Kitchens, the company's President and CEO. Formerly known as KBS Computer Services, Kitchens decided that shortening the name would lead to new opportunities, serve as a way to reflect the company's higher-level service offerings and build a stronger brand.  
Tue, 09 Sep 2008, 10:12:17 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Athletic-Minded Traveler(R) today announced that Hyatt Hotels & Resorts' North American properties will provide jogging and fitness-walking guests with palm-size route cards designed by Athletic-Minded Traveler(R), a leading healthy-travel and lifestyle media firm. Hyatt is the first major hospitality company to partner with Athletic-Minded Traveler and will feature the maps as part of the StayFit@Hyatt program at participating Hyatt Regency and Grand Hyatt properties.  
Mon, 08 Sep 2008, 12:37:32 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Hiking and Trekking Vacation Spots Worldwide as determined by their Adventure Travel Consultants. #1 is Annapurna Circuit, Nepal: The 186.5 mile, three week Annapurna circuit gets you up close to some of the highest mountains in the Himalayas, and is considered the best hike in the world by many.  
Tue, 02 Sep 2008, 12:06:59 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allegro Communications, Inc., a direct marketing firm and developer of FreshDM, recently announced the launch of an information-rich blog called Allegro Marketing Discussions. Allegro's blog is designed to help direct marketing and media professionals find expert answers to today's important marketing questions.  
Mon, 11 Aug 2008, 12:33:05 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Summer World Travel Destinations for Cultural Exploration as determined by vacation purchases of its adventure and experiential travelers.  
Wed, 06 Aug 2008, 10:52:29 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SoCAFE, The Society of Certified Adjunct Faculty Educators, has announced the launch of its web-based certification program for adjunct instructors in higher education in response to the national trend of this group teaching almost half of all college and university courses. In support of the increasingly important role adjunct faculty play in higher education, SoCAFE's certification process provides a demanding and well-researched standard for adjunct faculty performance.  
Wed, 30 Jul 2008, 11:56:01 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., July 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Family Travel Vacation Experiences Worldwide as determined by the iExplore team of world travel experts. Top 10 Family Travel Vacations - Overall: Number 1 is Fly fishing in Scotland.  
Mon, 14 Jul 2008, 13:05:56 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., July 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten World Safari Experiences as determined by the iExplore team of world travel experts. 1. Kruger National Park, South Africa.  
Wed, 02 Jul 2008, 12:34:45 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., July 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chris Parrish, creator and owner of ShopLadyZone.com, knows what women want and need. As a result, he created a virtual mall to save them time and money while offering unique and practical products. 'I created ShopLadyZone exclusively for women,' Parrish says.  
Tue, 17 Jun 2008, 13:38:53 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., June 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Allegro Communications, Inc., direct marketing firm and developer of FreshDM, recently announced that FreshDM is now available for Salesforce.com(R). Putting FreshDM in the hands of a company's sales team helps increase a company's user adoption of Salesforce and helps salespeople close more sales.  
Tue, 10 Jun 2008, 15:22:40 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., June 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For a book that Midwest Book Review has highly recommended as 'an involving novel about an awakening sense of social responsibility,' Joe Redden Tigan has received both the Editor's Choice and Reader's Choice designations from publisher iUniverse for his first novel, 'Waggle' (ISBN: 978-0-595-41619-6).  
Thu, 29 May 2008, 12:59:20 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., May 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- MPA, a Chicago-based firm specializing in the analysis of healthcare data, announces their initial roll out of the GlobalPRIME(TM) Payment System - a healthcare payment system that supports a risk-adjusted global fee for warrantied care of a clinical episode.  
Tue, 27 May 2008, 13:12:29 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., May 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- GameBeat Studios is pleased to announce they have been awarded the contract to produce the music for the Illinois State Lottery's 2008 summer campaign. Having beaten out several competitors, this is the second year in a row this award winning music production team has been chosen to do the music for the Lottery's summer campaign.  
Wed, 23 Apr 2008, 08:08:03 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., April 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A gilded coffin lid bearing Oprah's full-figured likeness by controversial sculptor Daniel Edwards, designed to reach out to the recently retired baby boomers for whom healthcare reform will come too late, lands in Chicago this week. Edwards is offering his latest creation of the television icon to break the ice with baby boomers to encourage them to prepare for their own funerals. The Oprah Sarcophagus, courtesy of NYC's Leo Kesting Gallery, will be unveiled April 24th.  
Fri, 18 Apr 2008, 01:29:06 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., April 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On the heels of last year's farewell tour of the King Tut exhibit starts this year's tour of the gilded likeness of talk show queen, Oprah Winfrey. The Oprah Burial Mask will debut in Chicago April 24th, near Oprah's Harpo Studios at GARDENfresh Gallery, courtesy of NYC's Leo Kesting Gallery.  
Thu, 17 Apr 2008, 09:00:48 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., April 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With her endorsement of presidential candidate Barack Obama, Oprah is making known her views on the need for healthcare reform. But controversial sculptor Daniel Edwards is urging talk show host Oprah Winfrey to do more by taking the time on her show to reach out to the recently retired baby boomers for whom healthcare reform will come too late.  
Tue, 18 Mar 2008, 08:31:06 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., March 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Having healthy air in a home or workplace should not be a luxury, but a necessity. That's why a new web site, SafeHVAC.com(TM), is offering free furnace tests and inspections to demonstrate not only how to improve air quality, but overall health. Home and business owners fill out a simple online form and are instantly registered for a free test; it's that simple.  
Wed, 05 Mar 2008, 00:10:44 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. and LONDON, England, March 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago-based iExplore formally announced its global expansion plans, with today's launch of www.iExplore.co.uk, targeting adventure travelers in the U.K. It is the company's first formal effort outside of the U.S. since the company launched in 1999. iExplore is hoping to become the #1 ranked website for adventure and experiential travel in the U.K., replicating the position it has held in the U.S. since 2000.  
Mon, 03 Mar 2008, 07:01:56 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill., March 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Pareto Building Improvement announces a new guidebook on commercial building development and construction that assists working professionals to manage in an increasingly challenging market - 'Choosing Project Success: A Guide for Building Professionals' (ISBN: 978-0-9799969-0-0).  
Wed, 27 Feb 2008, 07:30:05 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Based on the exploding demand for special diets supported by the gluten-free and food allergy communities, Glutenfreeonthego.com has more than doubled its North American listings within a 3-month timeframe. The world's largest on-line directory of gluten-free eating establishments now includes 1000-plus gluten-free pizzerias, bakeries, restaurants, hotels, spas and even breweries across the U.S. and Canada!  
Fri, 22 Feb 2008, 08:56:47 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. - Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As Chicago's specialist for restaurant and tavern transactions, Tom Bradley, Broker, will be seeking a 'multi-location transaction' or the purchase of a small restaurant chain. Thomas J Bradley & Associates owns and operates the BradleyBrokers.com website which generates Illinois' largest, most targeted, web traffic in this brokerage segment.  
Mon, 07 Jan 2008, 10:39:51 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. - Jan. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today the list of Top Ten World Travel Destinations as determined by the vacation purchases of its adventure and experiential travelers. Egypt held on to its top position for the third straight year, and the rest of the top 10 was largely unchanged from 2006.  
Thu, 03 Jan 2008, 16:39:38 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill. - Jan. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SwappWatch.com has partnered with Mary Carey Productions to unveil an exclusive line of SwappWatch(TM). The contract creates the launch of the Mary Carey line of SwappWatch(TM) watches which will be available to the public in January 2008.  
Mon, 03 Dec 2007, 08:23:36 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
CHICAGO, Ill. - Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- OpenNETCF Consulting announces the launch of a new product - Padarn - an ASP.NET web server for Windows CE. Designed primarily for embedded applications requiring remote network access for configuration of data access, Padarn is a lightweight ASP.NET web server designed to run under Windows CE.  
Wed, 03 Jan 2007, 22:20:00 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill. - Jan. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore (iExplore.com) announced today the list of Top Ten World Travel Destinations as determined by the vacation purchases of its adventure and experiential travelers. Egypt held on to its top position, despite the increased turmoil in the Middle East in 2006. Antarctica and Argentina made their first appearance in iExplore's top ten.  
Fri, 02 Jun 2006, 22:27:00 EDTEdited by Carly M. Zander
CHICAGO, IL - June 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Look out, Red Bull, Venom and Whoopass. The riders on this year's Ride for AIDS Chicago, June 3rd and 4th, are being powered by Java Juice(R). Java Juice, the first pure coffee extract 'straight from the bean' in Venice, California, has found acceptance on the Appalachian Trail, camp sites, organic markets and culinary institutions.  
Mon, 09 Jan 2006, 12:31:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, IL - Jan. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore (www.iExplore.com) announced today the list of Top Ten World Travel Destinations as determined by the vacation purchases of its adventure and experiential travelers.  
Fri, 29 Jul 2005, 13:58:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, IL - July 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- iExplore announced today the launch of the newest version of its award-winning adventure travel website. Version 4.0 includes richer content and community sections. iExplore has been named the 'Best Adventure Travel Website' by Forbes Magazine for five years in a row.  
Thu, 14 Jul 2005, 06:00:00 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- KnowledgeAdvisors, Inc. reports the results of a study validating their learning measurement technology and models. KnowledgeAdvisors proprietary learning analytics technology, Metrics that Matter(TM) wraps automation and templates around world renowned learning measurement methodologies of Dr. Donald Kirkpatrick, author of the Four Levels of Learning Evaluation, and Dr. Jack Phillips, author of the Phillips ROI Process. In doing so, KnowledgeAdvisors created a practical, scaleable and repeatable approach to valuing human capital performance changes due to training.  
Wed, 22 Jun 2005, 11:59:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill. - June 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In a mid-year update, iExplore (www.iExplore.com) announces the list of 'Top Ten World Travel Destinations' in 2005 (to date) as determined by bookings of its adventure and experiential travelers between January 1, 2005 and May 31, 2005.  
Mon, 06 Jun 2005, 13:44:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
CHICAGO, Ill. - June 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Raking in $101 million since its debut, the animated film 'Madagascar' is not only driving box office sales, it is stimulating new travel demand to Madagascar, the island nation located of the southeastern coast of Africa. This is based on actual sales trends seen by iExplore (www.iExplore.com), a leading seller of adventure and experiential travel, who specializes in African safaris.  

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