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Brooks Automation, Inc.
Brooks Automation Appoints Martin S. Headley to the Position of Chief Financial Officer
CHELMSFORD, Mass., Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Brooks Automation Inc. (Nasdaq:BRKS) today announced the appointment of Martin S. Headley as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Headley will be a key member of the senior leadership team, where he will play a central role in developing and implementing the corporate strategic plan, driving operational efficiencies, improving financial performance, and increasing the pace of profitable growth of Brooks. He will report to Robert J. Lepofsky, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Infinity Info Systems
Infinity Info Systems Sales Team Shines by Winning Stevie Award
NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Infinity Info Systems announced winning a National Sales Team of the Year "Stevie Award" in the second annual Selling Power Sales Excellence Awards. The Stevie Awards are hailed as "the business world's own Oscars" (New York Post).
FieldTurf Pays Dividends for Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots and New York Giants
PHOENIX, Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- When the New York Giants and the New England Patriots meet in Super Bowl XLII in Glendale, AZ on February 3, it will match two teams who advanced through the difficult maze of the NFL regular season and playoffs by playing their home games and practicing on FieldTurf. FieldTurf, the undisputed worldwide leader in artificial turf, has its product at both Giants Stadium and Gillette Stadium, as well as at the training complex of both clubs. In fact, 21 of the NFL's 32 teams currently utilize FieldTurf at their stadium and/or practice facility.
Lighting Industry Survey Confirms LED Lighting Market Growth
DURHAM, N.C, Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq:CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components, announces the results of an independent survey on the adoption, deployment and benefits of LED lighting. The survey, taken at the recent 2007 Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, validates strong global growth for LED lighting applications, confirms awareness of the energy-efficiency benefits of LEDs and indicates that the adoption trend should continue through the end of the decade.
Fonville Morisey Realty Will Provide ZipFormOnline Across Its Brokerage
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich., Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ZipForm(r), the real estate industry's leading real estate application, today announced a new alliance that will provide sales associates at Fonville Morisey Realty with the benefits of ZipForm(r)Online, the foremost electronic forms software. With this agreement, Fonville Morisey joins the growing list of brokerages that have chosen to provide ZipFormOnline to their sales associates. In return, their 13 offices will now realize faster, more accurate transactions along with significantly more efficient workflow.
Consumers Transfer Nearly $40 Billion Online in 2007 Using CashEdge Solutions
NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CashEdge, Inc. (www.cashedge.com), the pre-eminent provider of online funds transfer and the pioneer behind opening and funding accounts online, executed more than $38 billion in 2007, a 300% percent increase over 2006 volume. The transfers were initiated by consumers through CashEdge's money movement solutions that are currently in use at nearly one-third of the top 75 banks in the United States.
CERECONS Selected as a Finalist in the MS-HUG Healthcare Innovation Awards of 2008
ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Unlimited Innovations, Inc. (UIUS) is a software solutions provider serving clients both nationally and internationally through the use of Internet and related technologies. UIUS today announced that in collaboration with the Foundation for Medical Care of Tulare and Kings Counties, CERECONS -- the web-based, healthcare application developed by UIUS in order to more efficiently handle all aspects of patient care -- has been selected as a finalist in the MS-HUG Healthcare Innovation Awards of 2008. They are qualifying for award category: Clinical Records, Ambulatory focus.