Press Releases For NC - Durham (US)
Ziva Raney, currently serving as Director of Development with Make-A-Wish Foundation of Eastern North Carolina, has been appointed to President and CEO of the same organization, following a year of interim leadership and an extensive nation-wide search.
The Make-a-Wish Foundation of Eastern North Carolina, an organization that grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions, recently announced the appointment of Ziva Raney as its new Director of Development. In her new role, Ms. Raney will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of fundraising, including developing strategies and initiatives for increasing funding. Upon the completion of the merger between the MAWF organizations of Eastern and Western NC in 2009, she will assume the role of Regional Executive Director.
Arcametrics Systems, Inc., which provides innovative online advertising targeting based on behavioral analytics, and BlueKai, the world's only complete enterprise data activation platform, today announced the availability of Arcametrics Behavioral Audiences through the BlueKai Platform.
40 Plus and Fabulous, a women’s empowerment organization, is pleased to launch an all female self-defense program, designed to help women learn valuable, lifesaving, self-defense techniques. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA the Divas in Defense program, which will unveil in Greensboro at the end of June, is a powerful, fun-based self-defense system for women and girls. Through fun and instinctive learning, women gain the training and tools imperative to their personal safety.
Sono Vero goes Kickstarter to launch new EP full of fun, energy and youthful rebellion. The new EP promotes living life to the fullest and connects with listeners stirring the emotions that keep us young and full of optimism.
"Money or Me" was written and recorded by New Jersey Rocker Matthew Schultz and originally featured King Dave. An original track produced by Armando Guarnera it brings the essence of hip-hop with a smooth rock twist! This is a fresh new edgy sound for Urban Music. Schultz is excited about his new version of the song with hip -hop legend Jim Jones.
Eric von Schulz and Burton Morris, the founders of Film Schools 4U, offers their Film School DVD course for those who are starting out on the film making venture and those who wish to fine tune their skills. ‘The Starter Course in Filmmaking’ consists of film school DVD set containing 5 DVDs and includes the discussion between the two founders about the nuances and finer points of filmmaking. Von Schulz shares with the audience his twenty years worth of experience while Burton Morris engages him in conversation by asking the same questions he sought answers to when he was being mentored by Erick von Schulz.
Most film school courses take years to complete and only give aspirants enough knowledge to start in the field after which they have to spend years again with internships, honing their skill. Filmschools4u offers a short term Film School DVD course which can mold users into professionals within a few hours. Each film school workshop DVD provides valuable knowledge which can help users master the art of filmmaking without having to spend years.
A lot of people aspire to become great filmmakers. This is not easy as it requires years of learning and experience. However Filmschools4u has come up with a quick course which can help aspirants become better filmmakers in a short time. The course known as the Film School DVD course, comes in a 5 DVD set. Normal film school courses take time, but with the film school workshop DVD, they will be able to learn faster, becoming adept film makers in just a few hours.
"Money or Me" was written and recorded by Matthew Schultz and originally featured King Dave. An original track produced by Armando Guarnera it brings the essence of hip-hop with a smooth rock twist! This is a fresh new edgy sound for Urban Music. Not his first rodeo, Matthew got his start in a band with rocker Chris Daughtry and has been involved in many industry projects. Schultz is excited about his new version of the song with hip -hop legend Jim Jones.
Darwin K9 is a dog training and dog obedience company with offices throughout the Triangle and eastern part of North Carolina. Their dedication to evolving dogs into polite canine companions has made them a premier dog training company.
Tooth restorations, not a pleasant idea, right? But Chapel Hill Dentist, Dr. Frederick G. Lehmann makes the entire experience bearable and even pleasant. Their practice goal is to provide complete dental care services in a comfortable and caring environment. The staff works towards the complete comfort and understanding of all treatment options available. They offer flexible scheduling with excellent time management in a small individual setting. Their services include family dentistry, restorative dentistry, dental implants, crown and bridge single visit appointments, partials and dentures. They have proudly been serving the Chapel Hill and Durham area since 1995.
Mexican food in the United States has always been considered the cheap fast food ethnic Mexican cuisine, NC that is affordable and the same, everywhere you go. There is hardly a differentiation in Mexican restaurants in the U.S. according to popular opinion which can also be said about Chinese fast food/ take out places as well. Much of this is due to the lack of understanding and appreciation for an authentic Mexican food that embodies fresh ingredients and sauces that complement the dishes. Corn tortillas and beans and rice are probably a staple found amongst many menu items but how they are cared for and prepared make a huge difference in satisfying the culinary palate.
Sally James (name changed because she wants to take this farther and doesn't want to give up until Healing Waters Spa & Cosmetic Clinic shuts down for disfiguring her body) under went an Abdominoplasty (tummy tucking procedure) about 10 months ago by Dr. Elisa Stein MD at Healing Waters Spa & Cosmetic Clinic. The outcome of the surgery was rather shocking and far from what was promised. Her stomach was completely disfigured. Sally suffers with Excruciating pain since the Abdominoplasty and hasn’t healed completely. She complaints of some open wounds that drain daily and she has to live this discomfort and pain.
Can you image being tied to a tree for a year? And only being fed once or twice per week? This was sadly the living condition of a young dog named Lacey. That is until Patty came to her rescue.
Senior Pastor Andy Thompson, founder of World Overcomers Christian Church (WOCC), a nondenominational church serving worshippers in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park community, has announced that First Lady LaShawn Thompson and her pastoral team will leave Sunday, April 15 and return Monday, April 23 from a missions trip to Limuru, Kenya, where they will host a four-day camp to empower adolescent girls. The Christian and community-based “Thrive Girls Camp,” being held in collaboration with Global Ethos and the Limuru Ministry of Education, will bring together 100 girls at the Kinyogori Primary School from April 17-20 to share Gospel-centered Bible studies and teach life skills lessons, character/self-esteem building, and healthy living education. World Overcomers Christian Church will also work to create a school library during the mission trip.
The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences has announced that four scientists have been recognized with awards from the Society of Toxicology, a professional organization committed to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing the science of toxicology at their 51st Annual Meeting that was held March 11-15 in San Francisco.
Natalie Perkins, president of Clean Design, Inc., has announced Tierney Farrell has joined the branding and design agency as an account coordinator. In her position, she will support the account management team, provide daily assistance to the account managers, serve as communications liaison with clients and attend meetings for planning strategies for clients. Prior to joining Clean Design, Farrell served as marketing manager for Winston Joseph LLC in Morrisville, N.C., where she provided global project management support, executed a branding campaign and designed a training website, among other activities.
We did a simple survey in 2011 titled “On the road to SaaS Where are You?. The results were shared free of cost with all the participants. Many of them benefited from knowing where they are viz-a-viz the rest of the market and it helped them plan their roadmap better.
Senior Pastor Andy Thompson, founder of World Overcomers Christian Church, a nondenominational church serving worshippers in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park community, has announced that his father, Bishop G.A. Thompson, will speak at the church’s Sunday morning services on March 18 at 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and noon in the sanctuary located at 2933 S. Miami Blvd. in Durham. His message will center on the hope that is found in God’s eternal kingdom.
Propelling the future of agriculture was a central theme at the 2012 Ag Issues Forum, hosted by Bayer CropScience in Nashville, Tenn., last week. Thought leaders discussed the challenges of and solutions for feeding a growing population through sustainable food, fuel and fiber production.
The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences has announced that its scientists will be presenting more than 40 talks and posters and leading workshops on topics covering a variety of current trends and issues in the field of toxicology at the Society of Toxicology’s 51st Annual Meeting & ToxExpoTM running Sunday, March 11 through Thursday, March 15 at the Moscone Convention Center, located at 747 Howard St. in San Francisco.
CashAdvance.com is proud to debut the North Carolina Loan Process page. This free resource helps educate consumers on the details of getting a payday loan in North Carolina. Cash advances have been become a popular method for consumers to solve their urgent financial needs. While states have done a lot to protect consumers who attempt to get a cash advance, scam artists continue to find ways to con people out of money they can’t afford.
HR Experts from around the world, join together to discuss on Continuous Feedback vs Performance Appraisal.
Sally Webb, CSEP, CEO of The Special Event Company, a strategic event and meeting management company, has announced that the firm’s 25 year anniversary and its 10 year anniversary of doing business in the United States was a banner year for the company. During 2011 the firm underwent exponential growth, launching International Meeting Planners (IMP), the firm’s meetings division providing full service delivery of meetings for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. IMP’s clientele include a diverse collection of CROs and pharmaceutical companies worldwide.
Senior Pastor Andy Thompson, founder of World Overcomers Christian Church (http://www.wocconline.org), a nondenominational church serving worshippers in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park community, has announced that the church will host a Valentine’s party branded “A Valentine’s For All”. The event takes place between 8 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Feb. 10 in the church’s main lobby at 2933 S. Miami Blvd. in Durham. More than 700 people are expected to attend the Caribbean-themed event, which will feature live music, Caribbean food, dancing and interactive incentive based competitions. In previous years the church’s Valentine’s celebration took the form of a formal banquet open only to married and engaged couples; this year the event has been reclassified as a party and is open anyone regardless of their status.
Golf Channel host, Gary Williams, debuted Old Chatham’s new Hogan clothing line on Friday’s “Morning Drive” show. The Hogan line is a significant name to Old Chatham, as Hogan is the club’s nine year old British Lab that employees and members have grown to love as a part of the Old Chatham family.