Ed McGuinn Named President-Chief Revenue Officer At Alan S. Harris Group, the Manhattan-Based, National Management Consulting Firm

NEW YORK, April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Edwin McGuinn, an executive with 30 years senior management experience in business and financial services, Internet marketing, education and restaurant management, has been named President and Chief Revenue Officer at The Alan S. Harris Group, a national human capital management consulting firm. Ed will focus on senior … Read Full Press Release

LULAC Encouraged by Progress from the FCC on Net Neutrality

President Obama has repeatedly stressed the importance of broadband Internet access for job creation, skills training and education. For Latinos, who make up a disproportionate amount of America’s unemployed, the stakes could not be much higher. We’re encouraged by the FCC’s proposal and we anxiously await its details. In addition, we believe it is important … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Affirms Mississippi Higher Ed Assistance Corp, 1999 Master Trust

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the senior student loan notes and upgraded the subordinate notes issued by Mississippi Higher Education Assistance Corp, 1999 Master Trust. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full ratings list is shown below. The ratings on the senior notes are affirmed based on the sufficient level of credit enhancement consisting of overcollateralization, … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Affirms Access Group, Inc., Series 2008-1; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings on the senior and subordinate student loan asset-backed notes series 2008-1, issued by Access Group, Inc. under the 2008 Indenture of Trust (Access Group 2008-1). The collateral supporting the notes is comprised of student loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP). The Rating Outlook is Stable. A … Read Full Press Release

Hult International Business School Professors New Book Focuses on Leading More Responsibly

Today’s interconnected society is increasingly interested in how organizations address global issues. Yet – despite the fact that companies manage enormous resources and cross international borders – there are no systematically, universally applied business principles that govern how companies should address these issues. The results can be devastating for both the company and society. Lawrence, … Read Full Press Release

SMART Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

“During the third quarter, we started to refocus the company by restructuring SMART to make it more customer centric, improve speed to market for new technologies, and reduce costs in anticipation of ongoing challenges in our core markets,” stated Neil Gaydon, President and CEO of SMART. “With a more efficient and focused organization that is … Read Full Press Release

IGEX Launches Affiliate Relationship With Leading Pacific Rim Research, Education and Trading Partner

ASR is a subscription-based organization which provides unbiased and independent financial market research, guidance, education, and trading platform to its members. Located in Australia, the company offers high quality, dedicated financial products serving the needs of a broad and increasingly active consumer base. ASR reaches out to new retail customers in the emerging Asian market … Read Full Press Release

Study Shows That Bachelors-Prepared Nurses Improve Patient Outcomes

The study, “Nurse Staffing and Education and Hospital Mortality in Nine European Countries: A Retrospective Observational Study,” affirmed what many nurse educators have known for years: better-educated nurses result in better patient outcomes. “As nurse educators in an increasingly complex health care delivery system, we have known for a long time that the education level … Read Full Press Release

Craig Calhoun to Join Berggruen Institute as President

As President, Professor Calhoun will oversee all aspects of the strategy and operations for the Institute and will spearhead the launch of several new programs, including the Berggruen Philosophy Prize. The $1 million prize will be awarded to a living thinker whose ideas have had broad cultural or philosophical impact. Professor Calhoun is a world-renowned … Read Full Press Release

MasterControl Partners With Jinfonet to Deliver Advanced Analytics and Dashboards

SALT LAKE CITY, UT — (Marketwired) — 10/12/16 — MasterControl, a leading global provider of enterprise quality management systems (EQMS) and quality and compliance consulting services, has partnered with Jinfonet Software to answer the call for advanced analytics and data visualization capabilities in quality management systems. MasterControl will update its custom analytics technology with JReport, … Read Full Press Release

A New, Online, International Competition for Wind Ensembles and Orchestras Seeks to Generate Popular Interest in Classical Music and Music Education

Judges for the competition include: The competition will post video interviews of its judges discussing their life in music, what they listen for when they adjudicate, and some tips for ensembles that apply. Ictus Music will also post each competitor’s video to “fill the internet with classical music” and allow competitors to see what other … Read Full Press Release

Get exciting Amazon uk promo code from Dealhup

The deals provided through coupons is very exciting, coupled with mobile App has made the shopping experience very smooth. It is offering great discount coupons and coupon codes for shopping stores such as Gap, rue21 and J. Crew. The overall experience for the shopper is marvelous and the selection of store on website is very … Read Full Press Release

Canada”s Wilfrid Laurier University Expands Online Offerings with 2 Postgraduate Programs and 5 Graduate Diplomas

WATERLOO, Ontario (PRWEB) December 04, 2017 Wilfrid Laurier University is expanding its online program management partnership with Keypath Education to include new fully online postgraduate degree programs in Public Safety and Social Work. Graduate diplomas in Public Safety will also be introduced. The partnership with Keypath was first announced in June 2016 and included first-of-their-kind … Read Full Press Release

Adventuresome Anglers Sought Worldwide for Australia”s Challenging NT750 Barramundi Fishing Tournament

The world’s largest, most dangerous, trailer boat Barramundi competitions announced with monumental first prize winnings up for grabs. Darwin, NT Australia (PRUnderground) September 25th, 2018 Fearless anglers, unite! Registration set to launch on September 26th for the largest scale, most intimidating, fishing tournament Australia has ever seen. Beginning on May 4th, the NT750 Barramundi Tournament … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Rates San Diego Public Facilities Fin Auth (CA) Wastewater Revs AA-; Upgrades Outstanding

Fitch Ratings assigns an ‘AA-‘ rating to the Public Facilities Financing Authority of the City of San Diego, California’s (the authority) approximately $458.1 million sewer revenue bonds, series 2009A. In addition, Fitch upgrades to ‘AA-‘ from ‘BBB+’ its rating on the authority’s $893.7 million of outstanding parity bonds. The bonds are removed from Rating Watch … Read Full Press Release

Diverse Issues in Higher Education Recognizes American InterContinental University Online as a Top Provider of Undergraduate and Graduate Education for Minorities

“An integral part of our mission is to serve students from diverse cultures and backgrounds with a quality education,” said Steve Tober, CEO of American InterContinental University and president of AIU Online. “Being included on this list reflects our commitment to this mission and the effectiveness of our efforts.” The list included AIU Online among … Read Full Press Release

Toshiba Introduces New Advanced Courses at Its Education Center

“Toshiba is committed to providing customer education throughout our products’ life cycles and through the course of our customer relationships,” said Sharon Yoon, director, Education and Sales Support, Toshiba. “With these new advanced class offerings, we hope to expand the knowledge of technologists already familiar with our systems so that they provide the best possible … Read Full Press Release

CIGNA and St. John”s Mercy Medical Group Launch Collaborative Accountable Care Pilot Program in St. Louis for Better Care Coordination

The program, which began July 1, targets individuals covered by a CIGNA health plan who receive care from one of SJMMG’s 165 primary care physicians. “St. John’s Mercy Medical Group has always been focused on providing our patients with convenient access to great care,” said Dr. John Zalewski, president of Mercy Medical Group. “Our group … Read Full Press Release

Former UNESCO Higher Education Chief Stamenka Uvalic-Trumbic Joins Academic Partnerships as Senior Advisor

“I have long been an active participant in the growth of international higher education,” said Stamenka Uvalic-Trumbic. “In collaboration with Academic Partnerships, I have the opportunity to work with innovative universities that are seeking to make higher education more accessible to students around the world.” Ms. Uvalic-Trumbic was voted International Higher Education Professional of the … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Rates Nelnet Student Loan Trust 2013-5

Fitch Ratings has assigned ratings to the Nelnet Student Loan Trust 2013-5, student loan asset-backed notes as follows: KEY RATING DRIVERS High Collateral Quality: The trust collateral comprises 100% rehabilitated (rehab) Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) loans. The credit quality of the trust collateral is high, in Fitch’s opinion, based on the guarantees provided … Read Full Press Release

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Adds New Patient Safety Continuing Education Requirement For Recertification

Other planned Certification Program changes include American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)-accredited education requirements for certification by 2020, and additional changes in acceptable CE programs for recertification, including requiring all 20 CE hours to be pharmacy technician-specific (‘T’-designated) in 2015. Allowable CE hours from college courses will be reduced from 15 to 10 by 2016, … Read Full Press Release