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Road Warrior Tires, a Division of TRU Development Inc., Will be Opening Its New Warehouse in Houston, Texas on Dec. 15, 2017
12 12 2017
Houston, TX, December 12, 2017 -- Road Warrior Tires proudly announces its partnership with trucktiresinc.com. Currently preparing for the grand opening of a new distribution center in Houston, Texas, more details will soon follow.Located at: 7625 Railhead Lane, Houston, Texas 77086Due to a tremendous increase in demand for heavy truck tires in New Mexico, Tennessee, Louisiana, Colorado, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas and to mitigate the cost of shipping, management has approved plans for this new location. The Houston warehouse will efficiently serve Road Warrior customers. "As of Dec. 15, 2017, we will start shipping from our Houston, Texas location. This option will improve delivery times and allow customers to purchase tires locally," explained the company spokesperson.Models of truck tires that will be available immediately from the new Houston location are:Bobcat TiresTruck TiresLight Truck TiresLoader Tires11R22.5, 295/75R22.5, 11R24.5, 225/70R19.5, 245/75R19.5, 385/65R22.5,...
Omnitracs Supports Wreaths Across America with $25,000 Donation for 8th Consecutive Year
12 12 2017
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Omnitracs, LLC, a global pioneer of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, today announced the company’s continued participation in the national Wreaths Across America program. For the eighth consecutive year, Omnitracs has pledged $25,000 towards the purchase of 2,500 wreaths to be laid on the graves of our nation’s veterans.
On Saturday, Dec. 16, thousands of volunteers will participate in wreath-laying ceremonies all over the nation, as well as abroad, to remember the lives of fallen veterans and give thanks for their service to our country. In addition to funding the purchase of the wreaths, Omnitracs employees will take part in ceremonies in the following locations:
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas, Texas
Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia
Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Miramar National Cemetery in San Diego, California
“Omnitracs is honored to support Wreaths Across...
CognitiveScale to Deliver Industry Optimized AI for Financial Services on Microsoft Azure
12 12 2017
Co-sell strategy extends relationship with Microsoft and combines Microsoft Azure and AI technologies to improve customer engagement and business process intelligence
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Dec 12, 2017) - CognitiveScale today announced it is collaborating with Microsoft to combine the power of Microsoft Azure with industry-specific machine intelligence software from CognitiveScale. The relationship is designed to accelerate AI adoption in the financial services industry to transform front and back office operations for enterprise clients.
CognitiveScale's augmented intelligence solutions extend human and process intelligence, fueling innovation by making sense of expanding volumes of structured and unstructured data. This approach to AI emulates cognitive functions like perception, abstraction, reasoning, and learning to build machine-accumulated knowledge for organizations.
As a Co-Sell Ready Partner in the Microsoft One Commercial Partner Program, CognitiveScale will deliver...
AcctTwo Named to Houston Business Journal's Fast 100 List 2017
12 12 2017
Houston is the 4th largest city in the U.S., and is projected to surpass Chicago for the No. 3 spot in the next ten years. This is such an exciting time to do business in Houston, and we're thrilled to be a part of that amazing growth.
HOUSTON December 12, 2017
AcctTwo, a leading consulting firm and provider of cloud-based financial management solutions and managed accounting services, announced that the firm has been ranked the 11th fastest growing private company in Houston, according to the Houston Business Journal's Fast 100. This list is comprised of companies across multiple industries who have shown outstanding revenue growth between 2014 and 2016.
With customers in more than 40 states nationwide as well as a growing international presence, and with employees in Houston, Dallas, and Austin, AcctTwo has built a presence and focus that goes well beyond Houston and Texas. The firm's headquarters and its roots, however, are firmly part of the Houston community.
Sienna Biopharmaceuticals Establishes Corporate Advisory Board
12 12 2017
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Dec. 12, 2017 -- Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNNA) today announced the formation of a Corporate Advisory Board that will provide scientific, clinical and strategic advice to the Company’s senior management. The Corporate Advisory Board comprises accomplished and highly regarded medical opinion leaders within dermatology and aesthetics who have specific scientific knowledge and clinical experience in psoriasis, atopic dermatitis (eczema), pruritus (itch), acne and laser medicine.“As a company focused on the needs of dermatologists and their patients, we are excited to announce this important step in Sienna’s corporate development,” said Frederick C. Beddingfield III, M.D., Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Sienna. “The perspective and insight that each distinguished member of this Advisory Board can bring is invaluable. The breadth of their collective knowledge and experience spans all of our current development programs. We look...
Solera National Bancorp and Solera National Bank Appoints Former Assistant Vice President of the Tenth Federal Reserve District to its Board of Directors
12 12 2017
LAKEWOOD, Colo., Dec. 12, 2017 -- Solera National Bancorp, Inc. (OTC:SLRK), (the “Company”), the holding company for Solera National Bank, (the “Bank”), a business-focused bank primarily serving the Denver metropolitan area, today announced that it has expanded its board of directors to eight members and appointed Richard M. Thorne to serve on the Company’s and the Bank’s board effective immediately.“Richie’s regulatory experience will add a valuable perspective to our Board of Directors,” said Michael Quagliano, Chairman of the Board. “We are honored that he considers our one-branch community bank exceptional enough for someone of his caliber, but we couldn’t agree more that he’s picked the best bank in the Denver Metro area to be a part of!” Mr. Thorne’s impressive career began serving as a bank examiner at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and as a senior credit auditor at Norwest Bank. For the last 18 years, Mr. Thorne has worked for the...
The Zigbee Alliance and Thread Group Address IoT Industry Fragmentation with the Availability of the Dotdot Specification over Thread’s IP Network
12 12 2017
DAVIS, Calif. & SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Zigbee Alliance and Thread Group today announced the availability of the Dotdot specification over Thread’s IP network. This is the first time developers can confidently use an established, open, and interoperable IoT language over a low-power wireless IP network, which will help unify the fragmented connected device industry and unlock new markets.
“We’re at an exciting point in the Smart Home where the broader consumer market is embracing mainstream connected products; 26% of consumers own a smart home device according to our new research,” said Tom Kerber, Director of IoT Strategy at Parks Associates. “To be competitive in a market where consumers will rely on these devices for years to come, companies must take a long-term view, aligning with technologies that will enable innovation and interoperability, and continue to deliver on the promise of the IoT for every stakeholder.”
Dotdot is the Zigbee Alliance’s...
CoreLogic Reports Mortgage Delinquency Rates Lowest in More Than a Decade
12 12 2017
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, today released its monthly Loan Performance Insights Report which shows that, nationally, 5 percent of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency (30 days or more past due including those in foreclosure) in September 2017. This represents a 0.2 percentage point year-over-year decline in the overall delinquency rate compared with September 2016 when it was 5.2 percent.
As of September 2017, the foreclosure inventory rate, which measures the share of mortgages in some stage of the foreclosure process, was 0.6 percent, down from 0.8 percent in September 2016. Both August and September of this year experienced the lowest foreclosure inventory rate since June 2007 when it was also 0.6 percent, and the September foreclosure inventory rate was the lowest for the month of September in 11 years when it was 0.5 percent in September 2006.
JB&A Distribution and Caringo Launch Strategic Partnership
12 12 2017
Together, we will solve customer’s storage problems by combining Caringo Swarm’s proven platform with JB&A’s engineering expertise to provide complete end-to-end workflow solutions.
AUSTIN, Texas December 12, 2017
Caringo, Inc. today announced partnership with JB&A Distribution to represent Caringo Scale-Out Hybrid Storage to systems integrators (SIs) and value-added resellers (VARs) in the United States and Canada. The partnership leverages JB&A’s expertise in support and integration and enables them to offer the industries’ most reliable and efficient object storage solution, Caringo Swarm, to solve pressing issues around storing rapidly scaling media libraries that need to remain instantly accessible.
Offered as software or as an appliance, Caringo Swarm optimizes storage and access at every stage of the digital asset lifecycle—from production to delivery to long-term preservation. M&E organizations including Studios, Production Houses, Broadcasters...
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