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Friday, May 24, 2013
Victory Packaging Feeds 33 Regions: Nation's Largest Packaging Distributor Opens Its Doors for Massive Food Drive
Wed, 27 Mar 2013, 20:00:48 EDT Edited by Christopher L Simmons
HOUSTON, Texas, March 27, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Move For Hunger announces that from April 1-15, 2013, Victory Packaging is holding its First Annual Victory Cup Nationwide Food Drive. As the largest packaging material distributor in North America, Victory has offices in 24 states across the country. For two weeks, these offices will compete to see which can donate the largest amount of non-perishable food items to its local food bank.
Calculate Royalties with QuickBooks Data - DashBook Software Extends Integration with Widely-Used Accounting System
Fri, 01 Mar 2013, 04:55:01 EDT Edited by Christopher L. Simmons
HOUSTON, Texas, March 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Financial Softworks, LLC announced today the release of the latest enhancements to their popular DashBook Royalty Pro system, which now includes the ability to directly create royalty checks or bill payments within Intuit's QuickBooks.
National Structured Funding Makes National Consumer Announcement of Website Launch
Tue, 08 Jan 2013, 05:56:02 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 8, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- National Structured Funding(TM) announces the launch of its website and services in 50 states. Buyer of structured settlements, fixed annuities, state lotteries, royalty payments, nationwide.
Pin It To Win It - Verragio Engagement Ring Giveaway with Whiteflash
Fri, 07 Dec 2012, 14:47:02 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Starting Friday December 7, 2012 one of Sugar Land Texas' most iconic brands, Whiteflash wants to give you a holiday twinkle treat! Blingle all the way! Pin your fantasy 'Holiday Wedding' and diamond jewelry from Whiteflash for a chance to win $2,500 Verragio Engagement Ring set with a 1 carat blue sapphire from Whiteflash.com.
Brian Gavin Diamonds Introduces the Coronet Solitaire Line of Fine Diamond Jewelry
Mon, 03 Dec 2012, 17:27:11 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Widely respected Houston jeweler/diamond cutter Brian Gavin and his company, Brian Gavin Diamonds, have announced the addition of a unique line of masterfully crafted diamond jewelry: The Coronet Solitaire Collection. The collection, which brings the classic look of the ever-popular solitaire diamond to today's sophisticated, fashion-forward woman, is designed to make this timeless diamond style eminently attainable by women everywhere.
Softway Solutions Design Team Places Second for American Design Awards
Thu, 11 Oct 2012, 06:56:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 11, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Houston-based strategic digital solutions firm Softway Solutions announced today that it won second place for logo design in the American Design Awards (ADA). An internationally-recognized independent awards program, the ADA recognizes designers from around the world who produce innovative and creative design pieces.
Crane and Rigging Specialists Team with Union Iron Workers on Big Lifts for Gulf Coast Refineries and Plants
Tue, 09 Oct 2012, 02:55:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Along the Gulf Coast signs of an energy boom seem evident - from the recent $3 billion addition to Valero's Port Arthur refinery to the massive $7 billion Motiva expansion still underway; more new construction, upgrades and heavy maintenance is on the books as oil and energy giants along the Gulf crescent are beefing up their plants and contemplating new ones to meet the future, according to Iron Workers District Council of Texas and the Mid-South States.
Brian Gavin Diamonds Offers Sholdt Designer Engagement Rings, Wedding Bands and Men's Bands
Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 04:58:29 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Aug. 31, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As a native of South Africa, one of the premier diamond capitals of the world, Brian Gavin has extensive experience in the diamond jewelry industry. In an effort to expand his selection of fine diamond engagement rings, wedding bands and men's bands, Brian Gavin has partnered with Sholdt, a jewelry design house based in Seattle, Washington.
Softway Solutions is Ranked by SourcingLine as a Global Leader in Web Development
Tue, 07 Aug 2012, 15:35:00 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
Brian Gavin Diamonds Teams with Credex for Financing Option for Online Purchases
Tue, 24 Jul 2012, 04:59:35 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, July 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin Diamond's Signature diamonds and jewelry creations are now more readily accessible to customers looking for financing online through a partnership with Credex. According to Brian Gavin, 'We have collaborated with Credex, working with state of the art technology to bring this great option to our customers. As has been the case with other innovative ideas, others are sure to follow.'
Whiteflash Expanding with New Retail Showroom
Mon, 02 Jul 2012, 15:46:20 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, July 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., internationally acclaimed retailer of ideal diamonds and engagement rings based in Houston, Texas, announced today the opening of a new retail showroom in nearby Sugar Land, Texas. Scheduled to open in August 2012 the showroom located in Sugar Land Town Square will provide a more traditional retail experience to a rapidly growing number of local Whiteflash customers.
Softway Solutions Develops Award-Winning Health App for Texas Heart Institute
Wed, 20 Jun 2012, 03:58:59 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, June 20, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Softway Solutions development team has received a Bronze Web Health Award for their development work of the iPhone / Android application Auscultation Primer. The award was presented during the 14th annual Web Health Awards program, which recognizes America's top digital health resources.
Whiteflash Captures 2012 BBB Pinnacle Award
Thu, 17 May 2012, 12:14:45 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, May 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., specialists in Ideal Diamonds and Fine Bridal Jewelry, announced today that it has been selected the 2012 Pinnacle Award Winner by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) for the retail jewelry category in Houston, Texas. This award recognizes Whiteflash as the top retail jeweler in the fourth largest city in America.
Whiteflash Launches A CUT ABOVE(R) Diamond Sweepstakes
Wed, 09 May 2012, 12:43:20 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, May 9, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Continuing their tremendously popular Facebook 'Give it the Yes Vote and Win' contest series, Whiteflash Inc., leading retailer of ideal diamonds, engagement rings and fine bridal jewelry, announced today another impressive giveaway promotion. By casting a vote between the two members of their internationally acclaimed A CUT ABOVE(R) Super Ideal Diamond brand, each participant will be entered to win the diamond getting the most votes.
Whiteflash Announces New Feature on AGS Laboratory Diamond Reports
Thu, 19 Apr 2012, 14:48:48 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, April 19, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In close cooperation with the American Gem Society Laboratories (AGSL), Whiteflash Inc. announced today a new innovation on the Platinum Diamond Quality(R) Documents (DQD) of all new round brilliant diamonds in stock.
Whiteflash Launches Ideal Cut Princess Diamond Promotion
Thu, 29 Mar 2012, 16:38:23 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, March 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced today the launch of a new sweepstakes to create awareness for their A CUT ABOVE(R) Princess line of certified ideal diamonds. Through their Facebook Fan Page participants will be asked to vote on two popular items; A half carat A CUT ABOVE(R) Princess pendant vs. a half carat total weight pair of A CUT ABOVE(R) Princess earrings. Simply by voting participants will be entered to win one of these fabulous diamond jewelry pieces.
New Mobile App Used on E! Show is Changing the Scouting Game
Fri, 23 Mar 2012, 12:55:19 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, March 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- One of the many niches that developers at Softway Solutions pride themselves in being experts is the realm of mobile app development. Recently, Page Parkes - a client of Softway Solutions - was interviewed during the evening news by the ABC affiliate in Houston. Parkes is the co-founder of Page Parkes Corporation and is on a new show called Scouted on the E! channel.
Relocation Industry and Non-Profit Coming Together to Fight Hunger - Victory Packaging Moves for Hunger
Wed, 21 Mar 2012, 16:43:38 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
NEPTUNE, N.J., March 21, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Move For Hunger is proud to announce the partnership of Victory Packaging at the Champion Level. While Victory Packaging has been a gracious partner of Move For Hunger since 2010, they are strengthening their relationship for 2012 by increasing their support from Mission to the Champion level.
Students from Local Houston College Attend Presentation, Tour at Software Company
Fri, 16 Mar 2012, 14:43:37 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, March 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Softway Solutions is a company that deals directly with the next most important frontier of business: the web. Having been in operation since 2003, Softway Solutions now employs more than 110 individuals throughout the globe. Its far-reaching network allows the company to function at its peak potential.
Equinomics 101: Cash and Financial Management System Targets Equine Industry with their new Audible version for Smartphones and CDs
Mon, 05 Mar 2012, 06:59:07 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, March 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Rockwood Enterprises, Inc., a six-year-old Houston-based marketing and publishing company, announced today the launch of an audio book version of 'Equinomics 101' - a management and record keeping system designed to teach horse owners and horse-related businesses how to efficiently manage their finances.
Softway Solutions Ramps Up Educational Efforts in 2012 Through its Website
Tue, 07 Feb 2012, 14:32:30 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Feb. 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As the evolution of technology continues to roar forward, one technology company is ensuring that business owners stay ahead of the curve and know how to efficiently utilize the growing number of important online tools. Softway Solutions, located in Houston, is dedicating 2012 to engaging its local community, and worldwide pool of online viewers as a whole, with helpful information on online marketing.
New Minimally Invasive Hip Retractor Revolutionizes Anterior Hip Replacement Procedures
Fri, 03 Feb 2012, 18:33:32 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Feb. 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- TeDan Surgical Innovations, industry leader in surgical access instrumentation, announces the launch of the Phantom Series MIS Anterior Hip Retractor System. TeDan Surgical's revolutionary hip retractor utilizes a system of adjustable surgical arms with attachable retractors, enabling surgeons to perform the entire procedure without a fracture table or a surgical assistant.
Whiteflash Offers Perfect Pair of D Internally Flawless Diamonds
Thu, 02 Feb 2012, 15:19:36 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Feb. 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., international retailer of ideal diamonds and fine bridal jewelry, announced today the addition of two perfectly matched, perfect color and clarity (D IF) one carat diamonds to their already impressive inventory of ideal and super ideal diamonds.
Rock the Vote: the Whiteflash 'Say Yes' Facebook Contest
Wed, 25 Jan 2012, 16:25:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 25, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Inspired by the 2012 national elections, Whiteflash, leading retailer of ideal diamonds and fine jewelry, is running another installment of their own democratic elections. By casting your vote between two top engagement ring settings in their collection you will be entered to win one for yourself.
New Survey Provides Insights from Users of Over 100 Restaurant Point of Sale Systems
Wed, 18 Jan 2012, 05:59:54 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 18, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- RestaurantOwner (www.RestaurantOwner.com), a membership website for independent restaurant operators, has released, on their website, the results of a detailed survey of their members' experiences with their current point of sale systems. Over 1,500 individual independent operators participated and provided detailed feedback on over 100 different POS systems.
Houston Technology Company Teaching Tomorrow's Game Developers
Tue, 10 Jan 2012, 14:08:28 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 10, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Houston-based technology company Softway Solutions is giving students an inside look at the fast-paced profession of game development. In an ongoing effort to help educate the Houston community, Softway Solutions Director of 3D Animation Nathan Smith is teaching an 'Introduction to Game Design' class at LoneStar College System. With one semester already under Smith's belt, another one is slated to kick off on Jan. 21, 2012. The classes are held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Whiteflash Announces New Proprietary AGS Certificate for A CUT ABOVE
Wed, 04 Jan 2012, 14:55:52 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 4, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash is proud to present the latest collaboration with AGS Laboratories: The New AGS Proprietary Light performance Diamond Quality Document for Whiteflash A CUT ABOVE(R) Diamonds. As a company committed to providing diamond shoppers with the largest selection of ideal diamonds in the world together with the most comprehensive diamond information available, this new document is the latest step on the Whiteflash path to providing their customers with a Brilliant Diamond Buying Experience(R).
Whiteflash Announces Earring Settings Giveaway
Wed, 21 Dec 2011, 14:36:43 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 21, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., retail jewelers and ideal diamond specialists, has just announced a holiday promotion featuring a free pair of 14k gold 'Martini' studs. The special will run through January 2012 - just in time for the gift giving season. The popular three prong style 14k gold ear studs (valued at $195) will be complimentary with every purchase of any pair of Whiteflash in-house certified diamonds.
Whiteflash Announces Free Saturday Delivery in December
Wed, 14 Dec 2011, 15:59:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 14, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced free Saturday delivery this December. Already known for free overnight weekday FedEx delivery on everything they sell, Whiteflash will help last minute shoppers this season by providing free FedEx Priority Overnight Saturday delivery on all orders of in stock merchandise purchased as late as 4 p.m. on Friday, December 23, 2011.
Softway Solutions Teams with Internet Marketing Expert to Expand Business Services
Wed, 14 Dec 2011, 14:49:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 14, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Based in the USA, Softway Solutions has been innovating web design and multi-media services for more than eight years. These services, along with their Internet marketing and mobile solutions background, have helped many businesses get off the ground. With a satisfied customer base, Softway Solutions has expanded its business to encompass more than a 100-employee workforce.
Brian Gavin Diamonds has an Incredible Sale on Judith Leiber Jewelry
Wed, 14 Dec 2011, 13:09:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 14, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The name of Brian Gavin is known by diamond specialists far and wide. His company's creative take on diamonds paved the way for the introduction of several innovative interpretations of this precious gemstone by implementing his specialized Princess, Hearts and Arrows and Quadex cuts.
Third Round for Rock the Vote with Whiteflash's Say Yes Facebook Contest
Wed, 07 Dec 2011, 14:38:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 7, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Back by popular demand and with engagement season now in full swing, WhiteFlash, the leading online diamond retailer, has decided to host a third round of their own democratic election to crown the top Diamond Right Hand Ring in their collection. This election season, you can not only rock the vote, but you can also win free jewelry in the process - not a bad campaign promise. After all, the only thing better than buying a new piece of jewelry - is winning jewelry.
Synergen Consulting Surpasses 750 Projects Awarded
Thu, 10 Nov 2011, 13:45:28 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 10, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Synergen Consulting International, LP (www.synergenconsulting.com) is pleased to announce it has recently surpassed 750 projects successfully awarded. This milestone marks the continued success of the company. The composition of Synergen's 750 engineering and construction projects is approximately comprised of 60 percent energy and oil and gas, and 40 percent commercial, medical, infrastructure, and other industry sectors. Additionally, approximately 30 percent of Synergen's work is international.
Round Two! Rock the Vote - The Whiteflash 'Say Yes' Facebook Contest
Wed, 02 Nov 2011, 15:09:05 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 2, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Following on the success of their first Facebook 'Rock the Vote' engagement ring popularity contest, Whiteflash Inc., online jeweler and specialist in ideal cut diamonds, has decided to host a second round of their own democratic election to crown the top engagement ring setting in their collection.
Whiteflash introduces New Engagement Ring Collection by Vatche
Wed, 26 Oct 2011, 15:21:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 26, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced today the exclusive launch of the latest collection of engagement rings by award winning jewelry designer Vatche. The 'Serenity' collection features modern designer styling for the classic engagement ring.
Another First for Brian Gavin with the Introduction of the New Customized AGS Proprietary Light Performance Diamond Quality Document
Tue, 25 Oct 2011, 15:34:58 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 25, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin scores another first with the introduction of the customized American Gem Society (AGS) Proprietary Light Performance Diamond Quality(R) Document for his Signature diamonds. The AGS Proprietary Light Performance Diamond Quality(R) Document provides the most technologically advanced, scientifically rigorous and independently vetted cut grade system in the industry as well as the customization to complement the Brian Gavin Signature product lines. All Brian Gavin Signature diamonds are exclusively graded by the AGS Laboratories.
Global Security Agency Inc. Announces Letter of Intent for Proposed Financing
Thu, 20 Oct 2011, 08:59:11 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
CONROE, Texas, Oct. 20, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Global Security Agency Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GSAG / OTC:GSAG) ('the Company'), a leading provider in logistics, support training, personal protection, security intelligence work and risk analysis for clients worldwide, today announced that it has entered into a letter of intent with certain U.S. investors under which the investors have agreed to proposed terms to finance certain divorce cases for high net worth clients of the Company.
Whiteflash Acquires New World Class Diamond
Wed, 12 Oct 2011, 13:59:55 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 12, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced today that a new collection grade diamond has just taken its place in the vaunted A CUT ABOVE(R) brand, adding even more muscle to its inventory of world class diamonds. Combining perfect cut quality and light performance with perfect color, this 2.26 carat D color VVS2 clarity Hearts and Arrows Ideal (priced at around $100,000) now takes its place among the finest diamonds in the world.
HostWink Launches YouTube Channel
Thu, 06 Oct 2011, 23:59:34 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 6, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- HostWink launched its YouTube channel in October 2011. To see the designed HostWink page, visit www.youtube.com/hostwink . Brian Covell, the Chief Information Officer of HostWink said, 'To better communicate with our customers we will place significant effort through a video, using YouTube as a vehicle for this exchange.'
TeDan Surgical Innovations Launches Website
Thu, 15 Sep 2011, 19:08:07 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 15, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- TeDan Surgical Innovations is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned website. The new website provides detailed product information on all of TeDan's surgical retractors and corresponding instrumentation. Site visitors can access over 2,000 TeDan product pages using new navigational tools at tedansurgical.com.
Rock the Vote: Engagement Ring Say Yes Facebook Contest
Fri, 09 Sep 2011, 17:58:43 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the momentum and rhetoric starting to build for the looming 2012 national elections, Whiteflash, leading retailer of ideal diamonds and fine jewelry, has decided to host their own democratic election. By casting your vote between two top engagement rings in their collection, you will be entered to win one for yourself.
Social Networking Site Appoints Seasoned Executive as new Director
Mon, 22 Aug 2011, 09:57:11 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Active Empty Nesters, a website aimed directly at helping baby-boomers lead an active and productive life, is proud to announce the appointment of Patti Stevens-Lovell as the new Director of Member Services for our rapidly expanding social networking website.
Houston Teen Rapper Baby Jay Headlines the 'Fort Hood Teen Back to School Bash and Carnival' on Aug. 19
Tue, 16 Aug 2011, 00:47:02 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Roland Entertainment announced today that teen rapper Baby Jay has been invited for a second time to perform at Fort Hood for their 'Teen Back to School Bash and Carnival' per recommendation from the Grammy organization Texas Chapter. The event is presented by The U.S. Army Child, Youth and School Services in partnership with The USO. Baby Jay will headline the event for teens from the Fort Hood community.
Austin Leather Furniture Store Expands to Houston
Fri, 12 Aug 2011, 17:52:34 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Town and Country Leather announces the opening of their second retail leather furniture store in Houston Texas, located in the heart of the Galleria district at 1749 Post Oak Blvd., at the corner of San Felipe in the Post Oak Plaza shopping center, next to other prominent furniture stores.
Brian Gavin Diamonds to Release New Signature Quadex Hearts and Arrows Diamond
Thu, 21 Jul 2011, 09:59:02 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the debut of his 'A Cut Above' Hearts and Arrows diamonds in 1998, Brian Gavin has been creating new and interesting diamond designs for over fifteen years. With cuts like his Signature Princess and 'Brian Gavin Blue' diamonds, he has set the bar high for the competition. Now, Brian Gavin and his company, Brian Gavin Diamonds, are releasing their newest super ideal cut: the Quadex.
New York Times Article Dubs Whiteflash Tops at Making 'I Do's' Easy
Tue, 19 Jul 2011, 18:48:03 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Prominently featured in The New York Times Small Business section article (June 15, 2011), 'Connecting With Clients Through the Power of Tech,' Whiteflash has yet another reason to boast about cornering the market on bringing superior quality loose diamonds and engagement rings to consumers and winning over tough critics in the process.
Whiteflash Promo 'FRIENDS ARE LIKE DIAMONDS' Creates Excitement
Wed, 06 Jul 2011, 19:05:04 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Utilizing the allure of their signature A CUT ABOVE(R) Super Ideal Diamond brand, the ongoing Whiteflash FRIENDS ARE LIKE DIAMONDS promotion on Facebook is connecting new friends and spreading the love of ideal diamonds. A trio of dazzling diamond jewelry pieces is being given away in the process!
Another First for Brian Gavin Diamonds with New Android App
Tue, 28 Jun 2011, 08:59:01 EDT Edited by Janice Sand
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- After releasing a mobile app on the iPhone, iPod and iPad, Brian Gavin Diamonds has set its sights on expanding its mobile horizons even further. Due to popular demand, Brian Gavin Diamonds is the first online diamond and jewelry company to bring a mobile app to the Android market.
Free Social Networking site helps Baby-Boomer Golfers Locate Extra Players
Thu, 16 Jun 2011, 09:57:01 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Golfers in the Houston Metro area have a new tool at their disposal to help them track down additional players, thanks to Active Empty Nesters, a new social networking site aimed at helping Baby Boomers lead an active lifestyle.
Whiteflash breaks into Top 500 E-Commerce Websites
Tue, 14 Jun 2011, 19:23:17 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced today that it has officially broken into the Top 500 e-commerce sites compiled each year by Internet Retailer Magazine. Coming in at number 489 in the highly anticipated annual review for 2011/2012, Whiteflash continues to distinguish itself among the millions of websites and the billions of pages on the internet with an award winning website dedicated to ideal diamonds and fine bridal jewelry.
Whiteflash Announces Expansion of A CUT ABOVE Princess Super Ideal Diamonds
Mon, 06 Jun 2011, 18:39:49 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc. announced today a new promotion in celebration of their expanded line of A CUT ABOVE Princess Diamonds - the stunning sister to their internationally recognized super ideal A CUT ABOVE Hearts and Arrows Round Diamonds.
Whiteflash Receives 2011 Better Business Bureau 'Winner of Distinction' Award
Wed, 18 May 2011, 21:16:19 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the sixth consecutive year Whiteflash, Inc. has received the 'Winner of Distinction' award from the Better Business Bureau (BBB). The honor recognizes the commitment to integrity and top quality customer care that are the foundations of the Whiteflash mission and company culture.
Whiteflash Takes Perfection to the Extreme with Super Rare Diamonds
Thu, 05 May 2011, 17:45:50 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Already internationally known for perfection in diamond cutting for their A CUT ABOVE Super Ideal Diamonds, Whiteflash has just added several perfect D Color, Internally Flawless (D IF) diamonds to their elite category.
Whiteflash Makes Your Friends A CUT ABOVE
Wed, 13 Apr 2011, 20:34:32 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In an online promotion running from April 15th through July 15th, 2011, Whiteflash is asking their avid followers and loyal customers to become friends and win BIG glittery prizes by 'friending' them through the brand's popular Facebook page.
Sharewell L.P. Successfully Deploys Electro-Trac EM System to a Total Depth of 13,000-feet in the Dakota Formation of the Rocky Mountains
Tue, 12 Apr 2011, 18:27:46 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sharewell Energy Services, a division of Sharewell L.P., announced today that it just completed the drilling of a well in the Rocky Mountain area with its proprietary Electro-Magnetic Measurement While Drilling System (EM MWD) (Electro-Trac™) to a depth in excess of thirteen thousand feet (13,000 feet). This is a record depth for Sharewell's state-of-the-art EM MWD technology.
One Year After Macondo Well (Deepwater Horizon) Disaster, Study Finds That Employees Stop Fewer Than 2 of 5 Observed Unsafe Operations
Tue, 05 Apr 2011, 11:59:17 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A great number of accidents and injuries could have been prevented if someone had simply 'spoken up.' The prevalence and magnitude of this problem often gives rise to public frustration and, at times, indignation. To better understand why employees so frequently choose not to say anything in the face of potential disaster, The RAD Group conducted a large scale study of 'Safety Interventions.'
New Whiteflash Bauble is Simply 'Bella'
Thu, 31 Mar 2011, 17:58:14 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lost in translation; definitely not. No matter what language, the outcome is the same; Whiteflash, the go-to destination on the web for superior quality diamonds, has unveiled yet another spectacular design that can only be summed up in one word - simply 'Bella.'
Whiteflash Selected for Bride's Choice Awards 2011
Thu, 24 Mar 2011, 18:28:46 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash has been selected to win the prestigious Bride's Choice Award 2011 by WeddingWire, the nation's leading wedding technology company. The Bride's Choice Award is awarded annually based on reviews and surveys shared by the over 750,000 newlyweds that rely on WeddingWire for wedding planning resources.
ABC Welcomes Frisbee - the Bed Bug Detection Dog!
Thu, 24 Mar 2011, 17:27:41 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Great News Houston! ABC Home and Commercial Services now has the latest and greatest for early warning detection of bed bugs. It is a bed bug detection canine named Frisbee.
Attorneys for Michael Baisden, Daryl K. Washington and Aubrey Pittman, Announce Jury Issues Mixed Verdict in Copyright Infringement Case
Wed, 02 Mar 2011, 20:32:59 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Michael Baisden's attorneys, Daryl K. Washington and Aubrey 'Nick' Pittman, announced on Monday, a jury in Houston Federal Court reached a verdict in the copyright lawsuit filed by nationally syndicated radio and TV personality Michael Baisden. The mixed verdict allows for the return of Baisden's copyrighted rights and allows the best-selling author to proceed with upcoming movie and television projects.
Whiteflash Inc. Achieves Certification for ISO 9001:2008
Mon, 28 Feb 2011, 21:46:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash Inc., retailer of Ideal Cut Diamonds and Fine Jewelry, announced today that it has just been officially awarded certification for the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System by SGS. It is believed that Whiteflash is the only jewelry company to have achieved this prestigious distinction.
Brian Gavin Diamonds Launches iPhone Application to Enhance Shoppers' Diamond Engagement Ring, Loose Diamond and Jewelry Shopping Experience
Mon, 28 Feb 2011, 20:02:39 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin, a fifth generation diamond cutter and expert who literally grew up amongst diamonds and worked in his family's diamond factory in South Africa, proudly announces the release of a mobile device application (app) that intimately connects mobile users with Brian Gavin Diamonds.
Whiteflash.com Calls Upon Leon Mege to Craft New Lotus Collection
Tue, 22 Feb 2011, 12:59:19 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash, the leading online diamond marketplace, has collaborated with well known designer Leon Mege to create their newly launched Lotus Collection. Already known for their exacting quality, superior A Cut Above® Super Ideal Cut Hearts and Arrows diamonds, coupled with their unmatched focus on customer service, the brand now has yet another line which exemplifies why they are such a shopping destination for today's savvy brides and grooms.
11th Anniversary Translates Into Big Savings for Whiteflash Customers
Mon, 15 Nov 2010, 17:47:08 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- What's the best way to celebrate entering your eleventh year of successfully delivering the finest quality, and most comprehensive selection of spectacular diamonds on the Internet. Whiteflash has decided to pour on the good karma and pass on the savings with their exclusive 11th Heaven Promotion.
Brian Gavin Diamonds Launches 'Diamonds in Your FACEbook Sweepstakes' - Facebook Fans can Win Diamond Pin or Grand Prize Diamond Pendant
Tue, 19 Oct 2010, 15:28:55 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin Diamonds announced today the launch of its 'Diamonds in Your FACEbook Sweepstakes' as part of its ongoing efforts to embrace social networking and reach out to new friends, current customers and fans online through social media.
Veteran Programmer Launches CryptoFD for Flash Drive and Memory Device Protection
Thu, 30 Sep 2010, 12:50:42 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hodson's Software, LLC this week announced the launch of a brand new product - CryptoFD - designed to protect files on flash memory devices such as flash drives, SD cards, Micro-SD cards, compact flash cards and memory sticks. 'There is no longer a need to limit use to expensive, protected USB flash drives,' says Howard Hodson, software developer.
Sharewell L.P. Completes the Purchase of its Electro-Trac EM Technology from E-Spectrum Technologies, Inc.
Mon, 27 Sep 2010, 07:58:55 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sharewell L.P. is pleased to announce that it has completed the purchase of the patented, proprietary EM MWD technology jointly developed pursuant to an exclusive license agreement between E-Spectrum Technologies and Sharewell L.P. This unique technology was initially developed by E-Spectrum in cooperation with the Department of Energy.
First Houston Flamenco Festival
Thu, 23 Sep 2010, 06:59:33 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- In keeping with its mission to teach, preserve and promote Flamenco in its most authentic form, Del Espadin Flamenco and Spanish Dance Academy is proud to present Houston's very first Flamenco Festival. From Thursday, October 28th, to Sunday, October 31st, Houston flamenco lovers and students will have the opportunity to experience first-hand all the passion and excitement of true 'flamenco puro.'
Belly Dance Workshop with Suhaila Salimpour
Wed, 22 Sep 2010, 15:23:46 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Soraya's School of Belly Dance will host a workshop taught by internationally acclaimed belly dancer Suhaila Salimpour on Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10, 2010. Ms. Salimpour is a well-known performer, teacher and choreographer of belly dance.
Whiteflash.com Offers Red Hot Fall Promotion
Mon, 13 Sep 2010, 16:30:06 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Online jewelry retailer Whiteflash Inc. offers customers a complimentary pair of platinum and diamond stud earrings with the purchase of award-winning 'Jennifer' platinum and diamond engagement ring from Designs by Vatche.
Bank Repossessions Hit Record High
Mon, 16 Aug 2010, 06:57:51 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Foreclosure-Support, a market-leading source of foreclosed home listings and foreclosure market analysis, reported today that bank repossessions during the second quarter of 2010 topped out at 269,962 properties, the highest ever quarterly total since the foreclosure crisis began. The figure was up 5 percent from the previous quarter, and 38 percent from the second quarter of 2009.
Expert Diamond Cutter, Brian Gavin, Speaks on Hearts and Arrows Diamond Grading System at American Society of Appraisers International Conference
Thu, 29 Jul 2010, 15:32:51 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin, fifth generation diamond cutter and creator of his internationally renowned Signature Hearts and Arrows 'super ideal' diamond brand, was a featured speaker at the ASA International Conference Gems and Jewelry Program in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 26-28, at the J.W. Marriott Resort and Spa. Gavin detailed the development of his Hearts and Arrows Grading System and the strict parameters he enforces to ensure true, symmetrical hearts and arrows patterning.
Whiteflash.com Searches for a Diamond in the Rough with New Design Competition
Wed, 07 Jul 2010, 13:33:15 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Not only known for their prestigious selection of 'A Cut Above' (ACA) branded diamonds, Whiteflash.com, one of the most comprehensive and user-friendly online marketplace for fine diamonds and diamond jewelry, also has a robust custom design option. To celebrate Whiteflash's 10th Anniversary and showcase their meticulous custom design work, they have partnered with online bridal portal RecycledBride to create the Design and Win Your Wedding Bands Contest.
Meet Annual Hazardous Waste Training Mandates at Two Day Workshop
Wed, 07 Jul 2010, 13:07:58 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lion Technology Inc., a nationally recognized regulatory compliance training firm, will present its two-day Hazardous/Toxic Waste Management workshop series during the month of July and August. The course is designed for compliance professionals who must be trained annually under the RCRA hazardous waste regulations. Workshops will be held in Little Rock, AR on August 9-10; Tulsa, OK on August 12-13; Houston, TX on August 18-19; and Dallas, TX on August 23-24, 2010.
Local Chef lobbies the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill
Wed, 09 Jun 2010, 18:25:51 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
PLANO, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- June 10 will be a day of activities on Capitol Hill organized by the Food Action Research Center and other partner organizations such as Share Our Strength. The goal is to highlight the importance of fighting childhood hunger in America. Chef Ash Sengson of Please Enjoy Personal Chef and Catering Services from Plano, TX will lobby members of Congress to discuss the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill.
'My Blankee,' a Favorite Baby Blanket of Hollywood Stars, is Now Available at BrianGavinDiamonds.com
Wed, 26 May 2010, 12:44:38 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin announced this week, that through a special arrangement, he will offer 'My Blankee,' the popular baby blanket of the stars, on his Web site. The Brian Gavin Signature orange-colored My Blankee will be given as a special complimentary gift to all customers who make a new mother's gift, or push present purchase of $1,000 or more from Brian Gavin Diamonds.
Momentum Wins BBB Award for Third Consecutive Year
Mon, 10 May 2010, 15:01:04 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport - Momentum Freight, the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider, has once again garnered the Better Business Bureau's coveted Winner of Distinction award. This marks the third straight year (2008, 2009, and 2010) that Momentum has received this honor. The Winner of Distinction award recognizes companies who demonstrate a consistent commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.
2010 Mothers Day Diamond Giveaway
Wed, 28 Apr 2010, 15:26:40 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Selecting a Mother's Day gift can be a very tough job as it is not always easy to find a gift that is special and unique, and really conveys the depth of your appreciation for that special Mother in your life. But why buy something when you can win it from Whiteflash.com and Stylit.TV for free? Win big for the very special mama in your life.
Watch Out Mother Nature! Whiteflash.com Debuts Their New 'Lotus' Design
Mon, 26 Apr 2010, 14:01:30 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Spring has officially sprung! Paying homage to the season of rebirth, a collaborative effort, exclusively for Whiteflash.com by craftsman Leon Mege, has sprung the refreshingly new 'Lotus' ring design. This intricately faceted design perfectly reflects Whiteflash's obsessive focus on craftsmanship and detail galore.
Diamond Expert Brian Gavin Launches Engaging State-of-the-Art Web Site and a More Personalized Diamond Buying Experience
Thu, 15 Apr 2010, 15:03:54 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Brian Gavin, fifth generation diamond cutter and creator of his internationally renowned Signature Hearts and Arrows diamond brand, has launched a new state-of-the-art and visually exciting Web site that offers diamond buyers the perfect balance between a highly personalized shopping experience and an extensive selection of quality original and custom jewelry designs.
Muscle Mechanics Promotes Positive Health in Negative Economic Environment
Tue, 16 Mar 2010, 16:22:04 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The current state of the economy continues to be on the minds of many. And, while the primary focus is on the financial bottom line, an even more worrisome impact of a poor economy is poor health. Muscle Mechanics works to alleviate some contributing stressors. Today, people are faced with some of life's toughest challenges.
Sharewell L.P. Continues to Successfully Deploy its Electro-Trac EM system in Unconventional Basins in the Continental United States
Mon, 15 Feb 2010, 14:04:15 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sharewell L.P. announced that it continues to successfully deploy its Electro-Trac EM system in major producing unconventional basins. The Company's patented, proprietary EM-MWD system has now been successfully deployed in the Rocky Mountains, Barnett Shale, Fayetteville Shale, Haynesville Shale, and New Albany Shale. The Company's next challenge will be a test in the Eagleford Shale which should occur in the next two weeks.
Hazmat Shippers Learn Latest DOT, IATA and IMDG Rules at Lion Technology Workshop
Wed, 03 Feb 2010, 14:54:49 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (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, says Lion Technology. Undeclared shipments of hazardous materials are predominately aerosols and flammable liquids, as well as batteries, fireworks, dry ice, perfume products, and cigarette lighters.
Momentum Transport Moves 239 Cars for Private Collector - Vintage Cars Offered through Leake Auction
Tue, 29 Sep 2009, 19:04:31 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- G&G Vintage and Classic Cars commissions Momentum Transport to move 239 classic vehicles to the Leake Auto Auction for an unnamed private collector. The auction - presented in joint partnership by Leake Auto Auction of Tulsa and Coys of London - showcased an incredible collection of classic cars.
Houston's DJ Screw, Big Moe, HAWK, and Pimp C honored in new DVD from Pitch Control TV
Tue, 29 Sep 2009, 13:00:17 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- DJ Screw, HAWK, Big Moe, and Pimp C's influence on the sound and culture of Houston, TX is immeasurable. Aside from Rap-A-Lot Records, the Screwed Up Click and Underground Kingz are entirely responsible for crafting Texas' distinct musical identity. Pitch Control TV is honoring H-Town's Fallen Soldiers in Volume 3 of its Mixtape DVD Series, which is being released today. The project includes video tributes and prized moments with the artists prior to their passing.
Pitch Control TV - Mixtape DVD Vol. 3 in Stores September 29th!
Wed, 16 Sep 2009, 06:00:23 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- From the 3rd Coast to the East Coast and now nestled back home in the South, Pitch Control TV Mixtape DVD series traveled to the East Coast to be recognized as a part of Country Rap Tunes: The 3rd Coast/Dirty South Film Festival held in Harlem, premiering PCTV's Mixtape DVD Volume III, which will be released and in stores Tuesday, September 29th.
Sharewell L.P. Successfully Transmits Electro-Magnetic MWD Data through the Highly Resistive Marble Falls Formation in the Barnett Shale
Mon, 14 Sep 2009, 13:42:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Sharewell L.P. announced that it successfully drilled through the Marble Falls formation in the Barnett Shale in North Texas with its new Electromagnetic Telemetry (EM) MWD. The company's patented, proprietary EM-MWD system effectively transmitted data on a Barnett Shale horizontal well at a depth of 6,533 feet through 430 feet of the Marble Falls (Lower Pennsylvanian) formation, a high resistivity formation. The Sharewell EM technology decoded quality survey, tool face and gamma ray data at bottom and during connections.
TIC Interests, L.P. announces Nutty News for iPhone
Fri, 14 Aug 2009, 18:43:31 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- TIC Interests, L.P. announces a new application: Nutty News for iPhone. The cost of the new application is 99 cents. With the new iPhone application readers will be able to read all of the bizarre and wacky news on their iPhone wherever they are. Nutty News for iPhone is updated all day everyday with new weird news stories from all over the world. When someone goes to Nutty News for iPhone, they will see all of the recent news story titles listed and a picture relating to the news story.
Highest Performing Metal Pipes for the Oil Patch with New DuraSeal Product says Ken Sachs
Fri, 14 Aug 2009, 16:15:53 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Ask anyone who works on the production side of the oil business and they will tell you the key to success in the oil industry is extracting, producing and transporting, says Ken Sachs. The quicker and more cost effective it is the better. They will also tell you that while production costs can be controlled, well flow rates are often at the mercy of corrosion and pipe wear. A new product called DuralSil, made by DuraSeal.
Training Company Makes Sense of Complex Hazardous Waste Regulations
Mon, 03 Aug 2009, 19:32:09 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
LAFAYETTE, N.J. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Lion Technology Inc., a nationally renowned regulatory compliance training firm, will present its three-day workshops on Federal and Texas-specific industrial and hazardous waste management. Workshops will be held in Houston, TX on August 19-21 and in Dallas, TX on August 24-26, 2009.
Pitch Control - Houston Hip-Hop in Focus
Wed, 15 Jul 2009, 07:59:24 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Houston has always been a hotbed of left-field musical talent, says Pitch Control TV. They have always done things their own way down south, and for that they should be applauded. But what was once the home of alternative country pioneers is now the center of one of the most vibrant and exciting hip hop scenes in the land. And that scene is captured brilliantly on the new DVD from talented filmmaker Ariel Santschi - 'Pitch Control Mixtape Volume 3.'
HoustonGuitar Releases New Online Guitar Lesson Series
Tue, 14 Jul 2009, 07:59:58 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Houston Guitar Lessons has released a new streaming video lesson series for beginning and intermediate guitarists, available by monthly subscription. There are over 270 separate practice videos in the lesson series. Greg Varhaug, a professional guitar teacher and the creator of the series, says that the amount of time it takes to master beginner's guitar is not a matter of weeks or months, but hours. Most people can complete the program with less than 25 hours of actual practice time.
Momentum Transport Makes the Grade with Better Business Bureau
Mon, 06 Jul 2009, 17:40:15 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport, the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider, recently earned the Better Business Bureau's highest ranking possible - receiving a grade of A+. After a recent change in the BBB grading system (replacing grades of 'satisfactory' or 'unsatisfactory' with grades ranging from A+ to F), Momentum received an upgrade from its prior rating of 'satisfactory.'
Overwhelming Success Out of The Ruins for WhiteFlash
Mon, 06 Jul 2009, 16:45:37 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The results are in! In a contest based on the hit Fox Searchlight Pictures film 'My Life In Ruins,' WhiteFlash.com, the internet's premier online jewelry retailer, found their site flooded with close to 12,000 hopeful winners of a diamond right hand ring.
Memorial Diamonds Deliver Eternal Life
Tue, 23 Jun 2009, 18:12:14 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- From ashes to diamonds: Algordanza, a Switzerland-based company, memorializes deceased loved ones through the creation of innovative memorial diamonds. Algordanza's memorial diamonds are the result of a finely-tuned process whereby the ashes or hair from a deceased loved one are turned into genuine human diamonds that will last forever.
Practitioners Face $3 Billion Loss to Silent PPOs
Mon, 01 Jun 2009, 14:07:06 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- SALUS Medical Solutions of Houston, Texas has developed new software technology that promises to quickly uncover unauthorized discounts, detect Silent PPO activity and spotlight undetected re-pricing methods used by insurance companies and third-party payers. The proprietary software, CLOAK2 (Computerized Logistic and Organizational Algorithmic (K)laims (K)alculator), was developed specifically to recover the lost revenue in the closed files from hospitals, clinics and private practitioners.
New Innovative Service to Recruit Healthcare Talent to Meet President Obama's National Healthcare Initiatives
Tue, 26 May 2009, 11:49:51 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Intelli-Source, LLC, announces key additions to strengthen and elevate level of services provided to the U.S. Healthcare market. During this time of extreme economic uncertainty and sky rocketing unemployment, the old guard of Human Resource Consultants and Executive Search Firms have elected to pare down and wait until the market unveils itself that it is safe to come back out and do business as usual.
DashBook 3.0 Empowers Publishers and Revolutionizes the Industry
Thu, 14 May 2009, 14:13:52 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- After a successful year on the market, adding user-friendly product components that dramatically improve front and back office operations for publishers of books and ebooks, today Financial Softworks, LLC, announced the release of DashBook 3.0 - with new features and functions designed to handle sales tracking and complex royalties for the music industry.
Momentum Transport Repeats as BBB Winner of Distinction
Fri, 08 May 2009, 18:00:59 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the second straight year, Momentum Transport -- the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider -- has earned the Better Business Bureau's coveted Winner of Distinction award, presented in recognition of Momentum Transport's superior commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.
Momentum Transport Announces Release of Dealer Transport Management System
Fri, 03 Apr 2009, 16:27:50 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, April 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport, the Automobile Industry's transportation leader, announces the release of the Dealer Transport Management System (DTMS). Momentum's proprietary online vehicle transportation tracking system both automates and simplifies vehicle transportation - for auto dealers and car carriers alike.
Warren Sapp Chooses WhiteFlash to Help Him Shine During Episode of Dancing With The Stars
Tue, 27 Jan 2009, 15:09:43 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Who says stars don't need a little help when they want to shine? Warren Sapp, recently retired 13 year veteran defensive tackle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Oakland Raiders and Super Bowl XXXVII Champion, was one of the celebrity dancers on the nail biting seventh season of ABC's 'Dancing With The Stars.'
Online Diamond Buying Perfected: WhiteFlash.com Grows Leaps and Bounds Over Competition
Tue, 27 Jan 2009, 12:56:34 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Already known for carrying the largest in-stock inventory of the highest quality branded WhiteFlash ACA ideal and 'superideal' Hearts and Arrows diamonds on the internet, WhiteFlash (WhiteFlash.com) announces their acquisition of online diamond e-tailer GemDiamond.com. Along with this groundbreaking acquisition, the appointment of Bryan Boyne as their newest Vice President further increases the unquestionable strength and ever-evolving multiplicity behind the WhiteFlash.com brand.
CheapBooks Inc Gets Cash to College Students
Mon, 29 Dec 2008, 12:59:53 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Textbook price comparison site CheapBooks.com has created a competitive bidding marketplace for repurchasing textbooks from students, extending its cash for textbook options. Students may receive bids from up to 20 retailers who will immediately buy their textbooks back, and even pay for shipping.
Momentum Transport Reports 3rd Quarter Earnings
Tue, 02 Dec 2008, 11:10:56 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Dec. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Houston-based transport provider Momentum Transport reports third quarter earning results for fiscal year 2008. Sales for Momentum's vehicle transport division reported increased revenue for third quarter 2008, up 26-percent from third quarter 2007. Momentum attributes this increase to a surge in net-savvy consumers shopping for vehicles online at the websites of auto sellers and dealerships around the country.
Women with Curves Can Now Get Denim Jeans that Fit Just Right
Thu, 20 Nov 2008, 10:56:23 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Toombas Jeans & Denim Wear announces this week their new line of no-gap-in-the-waist jeans and other denim clothing, sizes 0-24. Inspired by millions of curvaceous women who have gone unnoticed in the fashion world, the founders of Toombas Jeans & Denim set out to change women's negative self images by simply stating, 'Love Your Curves.'
Popping the Question on a Budget is Easier Than Ever with Online Jeweler Whiteflash
Wed, 19 Nov 2008, 15:43:11 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Finding the right person to spend the rest of your life with is hard enough; asking her to marry you should be the easy part. But with a stalled economy making headlines every day, is it possible to find the perfect diamond ring if you're on a budget? With online jeweler Whiteflash.com, the answer is yes.
In Time for the Holidays, The Chocolate Coin Store Introduces a New Standard for Chocolate Coins
Mon, 17 Nov 2008, 12:43:56 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With over 1.5 million design combinations, the highest quality 100-percent Belgian chocolate and flat-rate 12-cent pricing, forget what you know about the old foiled chocolate coins from your childhood. The Chocolate Coin Store is out to change the opinion of those waxy, gritty Kennedy or Lady Liberty chocolate coins of the past.
Read Magazines and Help to End Regional Hunger this Holiday Season
Mon, 17 Nov 2008, 11:04:41 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
TOMBALL, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Wouldn't it be great if reading your favorite magazine helped to end hunger? Well, now that's possible. Magazines for Meals, a Texas-magazine vendor, announced today that it will donate 40 percent of all magazine order purchases to food banks that service their customers' local area.
U.S. Manufacturer Stands Behind Quality of Belgian Chocolate Coins Amidst Chinese Melamine Scare
Mon, 27 Oct 2008, 06:59:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Oct. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- With the recent news reports of melamine-tainted chocolate coins coming out of China, there has been some public question regarding the safety of chocolate coins sold in the United States. Images in Chocolate, LLC, a 15-year-old Houston, TX-based chocolate manufacturer marketing their chocolate coins online spoke about the recent scare.
New Survey Provides Insights from Users of Over 80 Restaurant Point of Sale Systems
Tue, 30 Sep 2008, 15:52:08 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- RestaurantOwner.com, a membership website for independent restaurant operators, has released, on their website, the results of a detailed survey of their members' experiences with their current point of sale systems. Over 1,100 individual independent operators participated and provided detailed feedback on over 80 different POS systems.
2008 MTV Video Music Awards Gets Rocked by WhiteFlash
Tue, 23 Sep 2008, 14:35:09 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Strutting down the red carpet at this year's MTV Video Music Award show on September 7th was a bevy of beautiful gems - on some beautiful gems. WhiteFlash.com, the premier online purveyor of fine diamond jewelry, took its place as one of the most sought after jewelry brands of the evening by claiming the hearts and hands of Hollywood's most trendsetting young ladies.
Instant Expert: Upgrading Your Engagement Ring
Thu, 07 Aug 2008, 17:11:04 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- We know you'd be happy with a twist tie as long as you're married to Mr. Right, but if your engagement ring isn't the fairy-tale bauble you've always dreamed of, consider trading up. Trading in your rock has become more popular than ever-from stone swapping to adding more bling to your existing ring. 'The trend with young adults is that they'll get a $10,000 ring, and a few years later, they'll want it to be larger,' explains Debi Wexler of WhiteFlash.
WhiteFlash.com Reaches Big 'O' Status in July
Fri, 18 Jul 2008, 18:20:10 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, July 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Hot on the pages of Oprah's O Magazine July 2008 issue is a stunning diamond cuff bracelet by online jewelry sensation WhiteFlash.com. Wearing the bold piece in the July feature story 'Hello, Sexy!' was Judson O'Hair (page 196) a 41 year old technology sales executive who has admitted to loosing her sensual edge when it comes to style.
Momentum Transport Launches Affiliate Program
Mon, 23 Jun 2008, 14:19:49 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, June 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport announces the implementation of the Momentum Transport Affiliate Program, an initiative designed to enable affiliates to earn commissions through client referrals. From auto dealers to moving and storage companies, Momentum's goal is to establish relationships with business and individuals whose everyday operations deal with customers in need of vehicle transport.
Title Data Settles Dispute with the Texas Attorney General
Fri, 16 May 2008, 15:34:18 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Title Data, Inc. of Houston, Texas today announced the amicable resolution of an inquiry into its business model by the office of the Texas Attorney General. In December of 2005 the Texas Attorney General began an examination of Title Data to determine whether its method of operation of automated land title evidence plants constituted anticompetitive conduct.
This Year's Better Business Bureau Education Foundation Awards Welcomes a Newcomer into its Elite Ranks
Tue, 13 May 2008, 13:31:06 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Momentum Transport - the nation's premier auto and freight transport provider - walked away from this year's event with the 2008 Winner of Distinction, the award presented in recognition of Momentum Transport's superior commitment to ethics, overall excellence, and quality in the workplace.
Unprecedented Confidence in Online Purchasing - The Sky's The Limit
Mon, 12 May 2008, 01:05:33 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A decade ago, only the most risk-tolerant consumers would consider making diamond engagement ring purchases through online channels, says Whiteflash. In those early days, the internet was hailed as a revolutionary way to buy small-ticket items, but most wouldn't have dared to buy something as emotionally and financially significant as an engagement ring online.
Houston Breaks Out the Bubbly - Another Round for Tour de Champagne
Fri, 09 May 2008, 09:29:06 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, May 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Last year's Tour de Champagne Houston was such a hit with local wine lovers that the event is back for round two! This spring, Tour de Champagne will once again bring together champagne from more than 20 prestigious champagne houses like Perrier Jouet, G.H. Mumm and Piper Heidsieck; cuisine from some of the city's most talented chefs and entertainment such as chef demonstrations and live music. It all takes place at the Hotel Derek on May 30.
Financial Softworks, LLC Announces DashBook 1.0: New Small Publishing Tool Released to Industry
Wed, 02 Apr 2008, 15:08:22 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas, April 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today Financial Softworks, LLC announced the release of DashBook 1.0, Microsoft(R) Windows based software, expressly designed for small and medium sized publishers. According to founder Gregory Carrier, 'DashBook is focused on the idiosyncrasies of selling books.'
Alpha Red selects BandCon to Provide Backbone, Peering Services
Fri, 08 Feb 2008, 12:35:16 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
COSTA MESA, Calif. - Feb. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BandCon today announced that it has been selected by Alpha Red, Inc., a dedicated server hosting provider and Internet service provider headquartered in Houston, Texas, to facilitate the company's peering initiative. Under the terms of the multiple-year agreement, BandCon has installed and will maintain the connectivity of Alpha Red's private national backbone that connects all the major metropolitan areas of the United States.
Free Overnight Shipping, Diamond Trade-Up and 10-Percent Setting Discount at Whiteflash
Mon, 26 Nov 2007, 10:16:44 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas - Nov. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Whiteflash.com, hailed by Kiplinger's magazine as 'Lord of the Online Rings,' is offering free shipping, a no-hassle refund period and an unmatched lifetime trade-up on diamonds to holiday shoppers, in addition to a rare 10-percent off any setting with the purchase of a diamond: 'More and more people are buying online,' says Debi Wexler, CEO of Whiteflash.
Local Company Launches Attractive 'Benefits Package' for Stay-At-Home Moms
Fri, 02 Nov 2007, 10:13:16 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas - Nov. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Now, even stay-at-home moms can have access to an attractive benefits package. Beginning in 2008, the web-based company HoustonSAHM.com, will launch its new membership program, a 'fringe benefits' plan for residents of Houston and the surrounding areas that provides numerous rewards and discounts simply for being a stay-at-home mom.
OCuSOFT Refutes Comparison Time-Kill Study Released by Advanced Vision Research
Thu, 11 Oct 2007, 20:58:00 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
RICHMOND, Texas - Oct. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- OCuSOFT Inc., producer of the popular ocular-lid hygiene products, OCuSOFT(R) Lid Scrub(TM) and OCuSOFT(R) Lid Scrub(TM) PLUS, is responding to a recent advertisement released by Advanced Vision Research (AVR) that was found to be misleading.
Spirit Drilling and Completion Fluids Expands to Rockies, Renames Dynamic Drilling Fluids Operations
Fri, 28 Sep 2007, 15:00:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
HOUSTON, Texas and DENVER, Colo. - Sept. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Drilling and Completion Fluids announced today that Dynamic Drilling Fluids of Denver, Co. will combine with the company, expanding Spirit's operations into the Rocky Mountain region. The company will be renamed Spirit Drilling and Completion Fluids, LTD and will be a key component in Spirit's expansion.
Whiteflash on Cover of Bridal Guide
Tue, 28 Aug 2007, 17:51:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
HOUSTON, Texas - Aug. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Wearing an 'A Cut Above' hearts and arrows diamond valued at over $100,000, this month's Bridal Guide cover girl has every reason to smile. Her duchesse satin gown, embroidered with crystals and pearls is accompanied by sizzling marquise and brilliant-cut diamond earrings, a delicate three-stone diamond pendant and a sparkling bracelet with flower-shaped diamond clusters. The center stone is a blinding 5-carat round hearts and arrows masterpiece set in a platinum 'champaigne pave' setting which bubbles with diamonds.
Win Diamond Earrings with 'The Waitress' from FOX-Searchlight and Whiteflash.com
Wed, 02 May 2007, 19:15:00 EDT Edited by Chris Simmons
HOUSTON, Texas - May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- When 'The Waitress' opens in theaters on May 2 the first 22,000 audience members will receive an exclusive coupon from online boutique Whiteflash.com. Movie-goers using that coupon are automatically eligible to win a pair of beautiful diamond stud earrings, valued at $1000. The grand prize winner will be randomly selected from eligible registrants on June 1.
Win a Diamond Ring from Whiteflash and FOX
Fri, 23 Mar 2007, 20:43:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
HOUSTON, Texas - Mar. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Some lucky author will win a dazzling 1 carat 'A Cut Above' princess diamond engagement ring from online boutique Whiteflash.com in an ongoing promotion celebrating the new FOX series The Wedding Bells. 'The Perfect Proposal Sweepstakes' is accepting romantic proposal ideas of 500 words or less through April 17. The author of the most original, romantic and fun submission will receive this beautiful prize, valued at $5000.
Winners 'Dig for Diamonds' in Cakes in a FOX/Whiteflash Promotion
Fri, 16 Mar 2007, 02:28:00 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
HOUSTON, Texas - Mar. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A lucky winner screamed with delight as she uncovered a dazzling three-carat 'A Cut Above' Princess cut diamond (The most visually balanced(TM) diamond in the world) set in a platinum Champaigne setting. 33 other winners dug through wedding cakes to find one-carat 'Expert Selection' diamond rings from online boutique Whiteflash.com.
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