Monday, May 23, 2016

Slateplate Shines at Raleigh Chamber Business Showcase

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Showcase held recently at the Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown helped shine the spotlight on Slateplate (, the ultimate piece of style for serving and entertaining. The well-attended event saw a steady stream of interested business professionals visit the Slateplate exhibit where they were able to get a feel for the smooth, durable serving tray handcrafted from high-quality, natural slate right here in the U.S.

Friday, April 29, 2016

Grovemade Debuts New Case Designs For iPhone SE

PORTLAND, ORE. -- Grovemade, a leading designer of handcrafted wooden and leather accessories, today introduced a new collection of cases for Apple’s iPhone SE. Each of the newly crafted cases reflect Grovemade’s design ingenuity and precise attention to detail. The expanded product line now includes an iPhone case that utilizes a 2-part design consisting of a premium vegetable-tanned leather back plate with wood frame, an all-wood case featuring a wooden back plate and frame, as well as a handsome bumper case made entirely from wood.

ISCT Awards Career Achievement Prize to Dr. Darwin J. Prockop

VANCOUVER, B.C. -- The International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT), the global society of clinicians, researchers, regulatory specialists, technologists, and industry partners dedicated to the translation of cellular therapy into safe and effective therapies to improve patients’ lives, today announces Dr. Darwin J. Prockop, M.D., Ph.D. will be awarded the inaugural ‘ISCT Career Achievement Award in Cellular Therapy’. Dr. Prockop will receive the award at the ISCT 2016 Annual Meeting in Singapore, May 25 - 28, where he will be presenting on “The Exciting Prospects of New Therapies with  Mesenchymal  Stromal Cells” in the Presidential Plenary session.

U.S. Libraries Working to Support Digital Preservation

CHICAGO, ILL. -- – How often have you lost photos, videos, or emails because you lost your cellphone, your computer crashed, or your storage provider changed their terms of service? During Preservation Week®, April 24 –30, libraries of all types will provide information and expertise regarding how to preserve digital materials, as well as textiles, heirlooms and other collectibles. Libraries are not just about what they offer patrons, but rather what they do for and with people. Themed “Pass it on,” Preservation Week® will feature special programs and services that will help connect library users with preservation tools; promote the importance of preservation; and strive to enhance knowledge of preservation issues among the general public. This year’s efforts will focus on digital preservation.

Accelerance Reaches Significant Milestones

REDWOOD CITY, CALIF. -- Accelerance, a leader in global software development outsourcing, today announced it has hit significant milestones in overall growth, having established partnerships with over 50 software development firms across 30 countries and connected hundreds of client teams with outsourcing partners. With its transparency and an unbiased approach, Accelerance empowers independent software vendors (ISVs) and software-enabled businesses by quickly connecting them with a global network of highly curated, world-class software development partners. It is the only provider to carefully select, visit and certify partners from among thousands of software development firms to ensure that its clients are matched with the best partners available.

Cell & Gene Therapy Catapult, UCLB, Imperial Innovations Announce Positive Interim Review

LONDON, UK -- The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, the UK organisation dedicated to the growth of the UK cell and gene therapy industry by bridging the gap between scientific research and commercialisation, alongside UCL Business PLC (UCLB) and Imperial Innovations, today announces a positive interim review in the phase I/II trial conducted by Catapult Therapy TCR using a T cell therapy to target acute myeloid leukaemia (AML).

Cimcor’s Compliance Solutions Wins Cybersecurity Excellence Award

CHICAGO, ILL. -- Cimcor, Inc. has been awarded the 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Award in the Compliance Solution category for CimTrak, a critical component in the IT compliance and security strategy of enterprises and government agencies worldwide. The annual independent awards program, honoring companies and individuals demonstrating excellence in innovation and leadership in information security, recognized the enterprise security tool software CimTrak, which is known for file integrity monitoring, proactive incident response, change control and auditing capabilities.