-Former BSkyB executive creative director Clare McDonald has joined in the same role for Publicis Groupe-owned Rosetta’s European operations. -Our old pal Rich Siegel offers his SXSW thoughts. link -Yes, MRM once again has its own SXSWi blog (one clip above). Show More Summary
Two gorgeous Chinese red pandas happily play with one another in the snow at The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. According to Thane Maynard, the Zoo’s Executive Director, red pandas absolutely thrive in cold weather. Now winter time at the Cincinnati Zoo, conjures up ideas like polar bears or penguins, but we have all sorts [...]
Twitter has hired an ex-YouTube executive to help improve its video chops. The hiring, reported on The Verge, will mean that Baljeet Singh today becomes a product director charged with helping to sell ads for video content as well a...
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (FGP) F2Q 2014 Earnings Conference Call March 10, 2014 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Ryan VanWinkle - CFO, Treasurer Stephen Wambold - CEO, President and Director Tod Brown - Executive VP and President of Blue Rhino...Show More Summary
BlackRock, the world’s largest asset-management company, said it had hired Helen Zhu, a former Goldman Sachs executive, as a managing director and head of its China equities business.
Steven Miller, Executive Director of Boscobel House & Gardens, announced the commencement of sweeping historical upgrades for the entry hall of its iconic c.1808 Federal style mansion overlooking the Hudson River. The project heralds long-term future changes for the house reflecting new interpretive programming. Show More Summary
By Mary Fifield of Portland, Oregon. As executive director of Amazon Partnerships Foundation, Mary Fifield worked in the Ecuadorian Amazon supporting indigenous communities' efforts to fight climate change and oil extraction. She is now principal of Kaleidoscope Consulting in Portland. Show More Summary
Hearing what UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka has to say about progress for women, it's appalling how far we still have to go in THIS country as well. Open thread below...
Cosmos (Fox, Sundays, 9/8C) revives the great science series that aired on PBS in the early ‘80s. Why did it land on Fox? What is its mission now? Series host Neil deGrasse Tyson and executive producer/director/writer Anne Druyan spoke with a group of journalists/bloggers about why the series exists and what it does – and […]
In a wide-ranging session at SXSW today, Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Director of Google Ideas Jared Cohen discussed everything from Syrian dissidents to robots taking our jobs. Following reports that Britain’s GCHQ had...Show More Summary
Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) Q4 2013 Results Earnings Conference Call March 07, 2014 08:00 AM ET Executives Andy Regrut - Director of IR David Campisi - CEO and President Tim Johnson - EVP, Chief Financial Officer Analysts Paul Trussell - Deutsche Bank Meredith Adler - Barclays Matthew Boss - J.P. Show More Summary
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (PPHM) Q3 2014 Earnings Call March 07, 2014 11:00 am ET Executives Jay Carlson Steven W. King - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director, Chief Executive Officer of Avid Bioservices Inc and President of Avid Bioservices Inc Joseph S. Show More Summary
Nordion Inc. (NDZ) F1Q 2014 Earnings Conference Call March 7, 2014 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Ana Raman - Director of Investor Relations Steve West - Chief Executive Officer Peter Dans - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Douglas Miehm -...Show More Summary
- Keiji Inafune is the Executive Producer - Yoshihisa Tsuda (Mega Man X2, Mega Man 7, 9, 10, and more) is the Game Director - Yoshitaka Hatakeyama (Mega Man 9) is on art - Takuya Aizu (several Mega Man games, as well as Mighty No. 9)...Show More Summary
Chimerix Inc (CMRX) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 7, 2014 08:30 AM ET Executives Joseph Schepers - Executive Director of IR Kenneth Moch - President and CEO Tim Trost - CFO Michelle Berrey - CMO Linda Richardson - CCO Analysts Phil Nadeau - Cowen & Company Ritu Baral - Canaccord Genuity Katherine Xu - William Blair & Co. Show More Summary
Valero Energy Partners LP (VLP) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 7, 2014 11:00 AM ET Executives John Locke - Executive Director, IR Joe Gorder - Director and CEO Donna Titzman - Director, SVP, CFO and Treasurer Rich Lashway - Director, President and COO Analysts Jeremy Tonet - J.P. Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) During yesterday’s CPAC panel on immigration reform, Alfonso Aguilar, the executive director of the Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles, claimed that “Latino voters are the Reagan Democrats of today.” Rev....Show More Summary
Last night on Chris Berg’s 6:30 Point of View members of the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties, including executive director and Republican State Rep. Vicky Steiner, talked about whether or not North Dakota needs a special legislative session as Democrats have called for. Show More Summary
Diversicare Healthcare Services (DVCR) Q4 2013 Earnings Call March 07, 2014 8:00 am ET Executives Kelly J. Gill - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director James Reed McKnight - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer,...Show More Summary
NBC has released the opening scene from "Believe," the new series premiering on Monday, March 10. Writer and director Alfonso Cuaron, Mark Friedman, J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk are executive producing the show. Levitation, telekinesis, the ability to control nature and even predict the future... Show More Summary