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Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P.
Enbridge Energy Partners to Present At RBC Capital Markets 2007 MLP Conference
HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:EEP) will be a presenter at the RBC Capital Markets 2007 MLP Conference in Dallas, Texas. Terry McGill, president of the general partner and of the management company, will present an overview of the Partnership's strategy and growth opportunities, commencing at approximately 9 a.m. Central Time on Friday, November 16, 2007.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Earns ISO 20000 Certification for IT Service Management
MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Information Technology (IT) sector has earned International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 20000-1:2005 certification. The certification benchmarks the company's industry-leading approach and capability in delivering world-class IT managed services, including data center management, services and technical support services to external client organizations as an IT service management provider.
Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc.
Bassettbaby Announces Voluntary Crib Recall
BASSETT, Va., Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- In cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Bassettbaby is issuing a voluntary recall on certain Wendy Bellissimo Collection convertible cribs sold exclusively at Babies "R" Us. A joint press release with the CPSC was issued today, November 8, 2007. To see a copy of the joint press release, please go to www.cpsc.gov.
John M. Floyd & Associates
CUES Selects John M. Floyd & Associates As 2007 Supplier of the Year
BAYTOWN, Texas, Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- John M. Floyd & Associates (JMFA) was acknowledged by Credit Union Executive Society (CUES) -- one of the leading credit union development organizations -- as the CUES' 2007 Supplier of the Year (www.CUES.org). The award was presented during the opening session at its annual CEO Network event in Key Biscayne, Fla., with more than 200 credit union CEOs in attendance. This acclaimed award recognizes suppliers that have played a critical role in advancing the credit union movement.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Director Gordon Lunsford to Speak At Oracle OpenWorld 2007
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers director Gordon Lunsford will deliver a session on "Budgeting and Forecasting: Critical Differentiators for Corporate Performance Management" at Oracle(r) OpenWorld 2007. Lunsford will examine the elements that must be addressed throughout the financial planning cycle in order to improve forecast accuracy, reduce budget cycle time, and increase the strategic value of the planning process. The session will take place on November 14, 2007, at 9:45 a.m. in room Golden Gate C2 at the San Francisco Marriott.
Gary Loveland, PricewaterhouseCoopers, to Speak At Oracle OpenWorld 2007
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers principal Gary Loveland will deliver a security presentation on "The Enterprise Challenge of Role Management" at Oracle(r) OpenWorld 2007. Loveland will address the challenges many organizations are facing today with role and identity management and will explain how some companies are resolving those issues. The session will take place on November 15, 2007, at 1:00 pm in room 103, Moscone South, at the San Francisco Moscone Center.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Partner Miles Everson to Speak At Oracle OpenWorld 2007
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers partner Miles Everson will deliver a presentation on "Getting Back to Business: Integrating Governance, Risk and Compliance Activities" during an Executive Solution Session at Oracle(r) OpenWorld 2007. Everson will discuss how an integrated approach to governance, risk and compliance (iGRC) helps companies rationalize and integrate risk and compliance management activities into a streamlined process based on recognized enterprise risk management principles. He will explain how applying PwC's iGRC framework can help companies eliminate duplication of effort and escalation of costs while improving risk and compliance management. The session will take place on November 12, 2007, at 4:45 pm in room 305, Moscone South, at the San Francisco Moscone Center.
Capital City Bank Group, Inc.
Capital City Bank Group to Present At Financial Services Conference
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Nov. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Capital City Bank Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCBG) will address analysts and investors attending the Sandler O'Neill & Partners, LP East Coast Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, November 13, 2007 in Naples, Fla. CCBG is scheduled to present at 1 p.m. EST. William G. Smith, Jr., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and J. Kimbrough Davis, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will discuss CCBG strategy, recent business developments and market opportunities.