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Adept Technology, Inc.
Adept Technology Showcases High Speed Assembly Automation Line At Assembly Technology Expo 2008
LIVERMORE, Calif., Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, today announced it will be showcasing its complete product portfolio of high-speed and precise assembly automation products at the upcoming Assembly Technology Expo (ATE) being held September 23-25 in Chicago, Illinois. The company is partnering with multiple industry leading automation companies to highlight its robots including SCARA, parallel & 6-axis robots along with its Adept AnyFeeder flexible feeding system at the show. The robots will be featured on the company's channel partner and system integrator's booths and will include the Adept Quattro(tm) s650 parallel robot, The Adept Cobra(tm) i600 SCARA robot and the Adept Viper(tm) 650 six-axis robot.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Showcases C4ISR Systems At 2008 Joint Symposium
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its suite of C4ISR (command, control, communications and computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) systems that help comprise the Army's net-centric enterprise during the 2008 Joint Symposium.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Names Mike Barger Senior Vice President, Fleet Operations
NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today announces the appointment of Mike Barger to the position of Senior Vice President, Fleet Operations. Mr. Barger, a founding crewmember of JetBlue, was previously Vice President, JetBlue University.
Photo Release -- WebVet.com Celebrates the Country's Most Talented Winged Pets Through Online Video Contest
NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- They can sing...they can dance...they can fly! Today, WebVet (www.webvet.com), the most comprehensive and credible online resource for pet health and wellness information and education, announced the launch of "Birds on Broadway 2008," an online search for the country's most talented parrots, canaries and other winged animals. The winner of this inaugural online video contest, to be announced on Wednesday, October 29th, will receive a grand prize of $2,500 and will be offered the opportunity to make live appearances on behalf of WebVet. Additional details, rules and regulations are available at WebVet.com.
Vision-Sciences, Inc. Announces New Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
ORANGEBURG, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vision-Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:VSCI) today announced that Katherine Wolf has been named as the Company's Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development and Chief Financial Officer, effective today. In this role she will be responsible for all of Vision-Sciences' financial operations and business development activities.
SenoRx to Present At UBS Global Life Sciences Conference
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SenoRx, Inc. (Nasdaq:SENO) today announced that Lloyd Malchow, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference on Thursday, September 25, 2008 at the Grand Hyatt New York, in New York City. The company is scheduled to present at 8:30 a.m. EDT.