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Bernard Walsh

Florida Attorney Bernard Walsh Honors Legacy of America’s Most Famous Trial Lawyer at Melvin M. Belli Society Seminar

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Attorney Bernard F. Walsh from the Bradenton Florida office of Shapiro Goldman Babboni Fernandez & Walsh, joined with fellow trial lawyers from around the United States in honoring the legacy of America's most famous trial lawyer, Melvin M. Belli.
SunBug Solarize MASS

SunBug Solar Completes Massachusetts Solarize Campaign Out of its New Office

WESTFIELD, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- SunBug Solar is proud to announce the completion of the sign-up phase of the Solarize Windsor, Cummington, Goshen and Worthington (Solarize Mass WCGW) initiative. Solarize Mass WCGW is part of a Solarize Mass, a partnership between the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Green Communities Division of the Department of Energy Resources (DOER) that encourages the adoption of small scale solar in Massachusetts communities.
WORLDAPP

WorldAPP Secures Financing Round to Fuel Growth in Process Optimization

BRAINTREE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- WorldAPP, a leading provider of mobile data collection and process optimization software today announced that it has completed financing round with Providence-based Bay Capital Investment Partners. The transaction amount was not disclosed by the company.
Boy Scouts Knox Trail Old Colony

Mass. Boy Scouts of America, Knox Trail Council and Old Colony Council Approve Merger

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Following their respective Special Council Meetings, the Knox Trail Council and the Old Colony Council announced today the approval of their consolidation and merger to form a new Boy Scout Council. This new council will serve youth and young adults from the metrowest to southeastern Massachusetts.
Lender Price Announces Kevin Costner

Lender Price Announces Kevin Costner Appearing at 2016 MBA Annual Convention in Boston

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Lender Price, the emerging leader in real-time, competitive mortgage analytics and product pricing & eligibility (PPE) solutions complete with full mobile functionality and advanced business intelligence, today announced that its original investor, Best Picture Oscar winning director and Emmy Award winning actor Kevin Costner, will appear at its 2016 MBA Annual Convention exhibit in Boston on October 23-26.
Dan Houston

Daniel Houston of EPIC to Present at American Gas Association’s Risk Management Committee Meeting

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Senior Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management and Principal Daniel Houston will present at American Gas Association's (AGA) Risk Management Committee Meeting on Monday, July 25 at 2:45 p.m. at the Aloft Boston Seaport in Boston, Mass.
Winter Coat Drive

Winter Coat Drive: South Shore and Cape Cod Coat Drive Now Collecting Coats for Those in Need

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Family-owned Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Homes has announced their fourth annual Winter Coat Drive for those in need. And if you were living in Massachusetts last winter, you remember not only how the snow kept coming and coming, but that it was so cold for so long that it didn't melt for months.
Vexti Corporation

Vexti Signs License Agreement for Nanotech Patents from Brown University and Northeastern University

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Vexti Corporation announced on July 21 that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Northeastern University and Brown University based on research and intellectual property in the fields of antimicrobial surface coating and surface modification technologies.
Dan Houston

EPIC Insurance's Daniel Houston to Speak on Insurance and Risk for Cyber Technology and Privacy at CFO Risk Management Summit

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Cyber threats are one of the most significant risks businesses and individuals face today, says EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants. High profile breaches in the past few years have highlighted the substantial impact and significant costs associated with these attacks. And the breaches we hear about are just the tip of the iceberg, since information about an attack may not be revealed to the public if no personal data is stolen.
Forerun UrgiChart

Forerun Inc. joins the Urgent Care Integrated Network (UCIN) as a Premier Partner

WALTHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Forerun Inc. announces it has joined the Urgent Care Integrated Network (UCIN) as a Premier Partner to help better serve the Urgent Care healthcare market with UrgiChart - an intuitive electronic health record system enabling physicians to document efficiently while streamlining clinical decision making thus freeing up more time for patient interaction and increasing operational improvement.
Forerun UrgiChart

Forerun UrgiChart Joins ADP AdvancedMD Marketplace

WALTHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Forerun Inc. today announced it has joined the ADP(R) AdvancedMD(R) Marketplace to help private medical practices in urgent care by providing UrgiChart - an intuitive electronic health record enabling physicians to document efficiently, freeing up more time for patient interaction, streamlining clinical decision-making and increasing operational improvement.
Nick d'Arbeloff

Nick d'Arbeloff joins SunBug Solar as VP Commercial Business

ARLINGTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- SunBug Solar, an established solar energy installation company based in Arlington and Somerville, Mass., today announced that Nick d'Arbeloff has joined the SunBug team as VP of Commercial Business.
SunBug Solar

Massachusetts Green Tech Firm, SunBug Solar, wins SunPower 2014 'Commercial Regional Dealer of the Year' Award

ARLINGTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- SunBug Solar, an Arlington- and Somerville-based solar installer and SunPower Commercial Dealer, has received the SunPower 'Commercial Regional Dealer of the Year' award for its outstanding performance in 2014. SunBug has been a consistent and engaged SunPower partner since 2011.
Truebridge

Truebridge's new cybersecurity content will draw customers into their bank's or credit union's financial library

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Truebridge, Inc., a content marketing company serving the financial industry, is excited to announce the newest update to its Content Marketing System. Threats to cyber security have become increasingly prevalent over the last few years.
Miller Recycling

America Recycles Day celebrated in Massachusetts by Miller Recycling Corporation

MANSFIELD, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Miller Recycling Corporation celebrates America Recycles Day today by applauding all individuals who make a strong effort to recycle as part of daily life, and encouraging all to learn more about recycling and the industry. America Recycles Day, started in 1997, takes place every November 15 in a nationwide effort to promote and celebrate recycling in the U.S.
Environmental Compliance Services

Pangean-CMD Associates acquired by Environmental Compliance Services Inc. as part of nationwide expansion

AGAWAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Environmental Compliance Services, Inc. (ECS) today announced the completion of the acquisition of the corporate assets and remarkable human talent of Pangean-CMD Associates, Inc. (PCMD) of Woodstock, Ga. This acquisition, the largest in ECS' 32-year history, will drive ECS' evolution by expanding the market areas the company serves.
CEO Stewart Rose

Truebridge Helps East Cambridge Savings Bank Boost Revenue with Financial Content Marketing

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Truebridge, Inc., a Boston-based financial marketing company, today announced East Cambridge Savings Bank's launch of their online Financial Answer Center. Their implementation of the Truebridge Content Marketing System is one of many examples of financial institutions turning to targeted content to increase revenue.
Education Protector

Edgewood Partners Insurance Center acquires Altus Specialty Group's Program Business

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, today announced it has acquired certain assets of program specialist Altus Specialty Group (ASG), namely the program book of business. The acquisition of this business comes on the heels of EPIC's November 2013 announcement of plans to pursue national expansion, backed by capital from The Carlyle Group and Stone Point Capital.
NEEBC Massachusetts

NEEBC will hold a program on the outlook for the Massachusetts health insurance marketplace on February 6 in Waltham

WALTHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) will hold a program on the outlook for the Massachusetts health insurance...

Jean Yang, Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority Executive Director, to Speak at Massachusetts NEEBC Luncheon

WALTHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) will hold a Benefits Club Luncheon “Massachusetts Health Connector: Looking Back/Looking Forward”...
Retail Expert Doug Fleener

Retail Expert Doug Fleener of Dynamic Experiences Group offers Tips for Being Nice to Retail Employees on Black Friday 2013

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Although much of the focus around holiday shopping is on door busting deals and 'Black Friday' madness, retail and customer experience expert Doug Fleener, president and managing partner of retail consultancy Dynamic Experiences Group LLC in Boston, says it's important for shoppers to remember the retail employees who make it all happen.
JTAG boundary scan training

At Boston event, Etoolsmiths and XJTAG's workshop leaders will explain how JTAG boundary scan can be used in product development

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Etoolsmiths and XJTAG today announced a free JTAG boundary scan training workshop at the Regus Waltham Center, Massachusetts on December 3, 2013. Free lunch will be provided. Taking a hands-on approach, the free workshop will be of interest to engineers in design, development, test and production, with a comprehensive introduction to JTAG boundary scan and the IEEE 1149.x standard.
Boston Interiors

Award-winning Boston Interior Design Firm Transforms Drawing Room in Renowned Glen Magna Estate

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Donna Terry, an award winning Boston interior designer, today announced the launch of her new location: Boston Design and Interiors, Inc., located at 75 Arlington Street. The Boston interior design company provides discriminating clients with a full range of design services, from single room remodeling and decorating to extensive multi-tiered design projects for estates.

New England Employee Benefits Council's Conference Highlights 'Best In Class' Benefits Initiatves

WALTHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) will hold its Best Practices Conference "Employers at the Head of the Class" on December 4, 2013 at the Waltham Woods Conference Center. The full-day conference kicks off with keynote speaker Jim Braude, Emmy® award winning journalist and broadcaster for WGBH and NECN, whose presentation "Grading the Media on Healthcare: Has it Been Thorough and Fair?" will look at the media's responsibility for providing fair and balanced coverage. Jim will offer his view on how the media is shaping public opinion on health care reform and how media coverage may change over the next few years -- for better or worse.
Timothy R. Bowers

Timothy R. Bowers joins VLP Corporate Practice in Boston

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- VLP Law Group LLP today announced the continued expansion of its East Coast corporate practice with the addition of Timothy R. Bowers, who joins as partner based in Boston. Bowers counsels founders, companies and investors on angel, venture and private equity investments, buy- and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, securities compliance, entity formation and key business arrangements.
Stacey Alcorn

At Habitat for Humanity CEO Summit, Stacey Alcorn to keynote on how extraordinary business leaders are focusing more on building a...

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Motivational speaker, blogger, and Boston entrepreneur Stacey Alcorn will announce the release of her new book 'REACH! - Dream, Stretch, Achieve, Influence' at the Oct. 22 CEO Summit hosted by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell. The CEO Summit will bring together forty CEOs and business leaders from top businesses based in the Merrimack Valley area of Massachusetts, in the suburban area north of Boston.
EPIC co-founder John Hahn

EPIC Insurance announces acquisition of Boston's SafeHarbor Risk Management

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- EPIC Insurance, a retail property and casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today it has acquired SafeHarbor Risk Management. Founded in 2009 by insurance industry veteran, Thomas E. O'Neil, privately-held SafeHarbor is a Property & Casualty Insurance Brokerage and Employee Benefit Consulting firm. The firm has locations in New York and Boston, Mass.
Christ Church renovation

Charlie Allen Restorations announces Christ Church Cambridge Wins Historic Preservation Award

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Cambridge Historical Commission has recognized the exterior restoration of Christ Church Cambridge, built in 1761, with a 2013 Historic Preservation Award. Charlie Allen Restorations, located at 91 River Street in Cambridge, oversaw the restoration. Frank Shirley was the project architect; Masterworks Painting painted the building.
Truebridge Inc

Financial Marketing Solutions from Truebridge are helping Banks deliver Financial Education to Drive Sales

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Truebridge Financial Marketing, which provides banks and credit unions with a financial education marketing system, today announced the addition of 28 new clients in just six months. More and more banks and credit unions are discovering that financial education, properly delivered, is a cost effective way to generate sales for all business lines, from deposits and loans to investments, insurance and trust.
Truebridge Inc

Ken Wells joins Truebridge Inc. as EVP of Relationship Marketing

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Truebridge, Inc., a Boston-based financial services marketing firm for banks and credit unions, has hired Ken Wells as EVP of Relationship Marketing. In this role, Ken will head up a new unit that helps financial institutions maximize the power of their retail organization to drive more revenue from multiple business lines.
Advanced Resources Marketing Boston

Boston LTCi Leader, Advanced Resources Marketing, announces Satellite Office in Florida

TAMPA, Fla. and BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Advanced Resources Marketing (ARM), one of the country's largest distributors of Long Term Care Insurance (LTCi) announced today the opening of a satellite distribution office in Tampa, Fla. This location joins the main office in Boston, and satellite offices in Merion Station, Pa., and McLean, Va., as a growing part of ARM's distribution network.
Localization LLC Translations BOSTON

Localization LLC Translations is happy to announce its newest location in Boston, Massachusetts at One Boston Place

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Localization LLC Translations is happy to announce its newest location in Boston, Massachusetts at One Boston Place (201 Washington Street, Suite 2600). This new location is the result of the expanding need for translation and language service in today's challenging business market.

Mass. Gov. Patrick Celebrates Grand Opening of New Thermo Fisher Scientific Facility in Tewksbury

TEWKSBURY, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- On Monday, Governor Deval Patrick celebrated the grand opening of Thermo Fisher Scientific's Center for Excellence for portable analytical instruments. Thermo Fisher's Tewksbury location currently employs 400, and the additional center will add another 100 jobs in research, development and manufacturing over the next five years.

Mass. Governor Patrick Celebrates Grand Opening of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals in Andover

ANDOVER, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Governor Deval Patrick today celebrated the grand opening of Navidea Biopharmaceuticals' new business and commercialization facility in Andover. Navidea is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals, and the event served as a part of a series of Massachusetts life sciences growth announcements taking place in the days prior to the BIO International Convention, which opens June 18 at the Massachusetts Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston.

Remspec Corporation has Completed the Technology Transfer and an Upgrade of the mid-IR Optical Fiber Manufacturing Process

STURBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Remspec Corporation is pleased to announce that it has completed the technology transfer and an upgrade of the mid-IR optical fiber manufacturing process originally developed by Amorphous Materials Inc. of Garland, Texas. This means that in addition to meeting its own needs for high grade mid-IR fiber Remspec can now supply high quality low-cost fiber to meet the general needs of the optical device community.

Massachusetts: Its All Here Announces Statewide Internship Initiative

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Commonwealth Marketing Office today launched a new internship site hosted by Massachusetts: It’s All Here to help keep...

Innovation Economy Mission To Israel, United Kingdom To Focus On Jobs, Investments In Massachusetts

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- A coalition of the state’s leading business executives and senior government officials will take part in the Massachusetts Innovation...

ACANA Plays Major Role in Shaping DOT Policy

BOSTON, Mass. -- Recently, the Department of Transportation (DOT) issued the most significant policy change concerning the air charter brokerage industry since 2004. The Air Charter Association of North America (ACANA), in keeping with its mission to protect the business interests of members and to foster a compliance disposition relative to the various regulatory agencies, played a pivotal role in shaping this recent policy shift.

Holyoke Computing Center: Collaboration with MIT, UMASS, BU, EMC, Cisco & Accenture

HOLYOKE /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Governor Deval Patrick today joined University of Massachusetts President Dr. Jack Wilson, Holyoke Mayor Michael Sullivan, leaders from MIT, Boston...

Center for Life Science | Boston: Tsoi/Kobus & Assoc. Win AIA New England Design Award

BOSTON /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Tsoi/Kobus & Associates received a Special Mention award at the American Institute of Architects New England Chapter's 2009 Design Awards...

Charlie Allen Restorations Project Wins 2009 CHC Historic Preservation Award

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- An 1870s Shingle Style home that was renovated and restored by Charlie Allen Restorations (CAR), the Cambridge, MA-firm specializing...

GerrityStone's Architectural Division Unveils Platinum Granite Collection

WOBURN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- GerrityStone, New England's premier interior and exterior custom stonework specialist, today unveiled its Platinum Collection - a distinctive and...

GerrityStone Announces Management Team Promotions

WOBURN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Tracy Streckenbach, CEO of GerrityStone, New England's premier interior and exterior custom stonework specialist, is pleased to announce two...

Catherine Hinds Institute: Excellence in Esthetics for 30 Years

WOBURN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Catherine Hinds Institute of Esthetics this week announced 30 years of success in the skin care industry. And,...

GerrityStone Featured on WBZ-TV's 'What's In Store'

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- GerrityStone, New England's premier importer and master fabricator of marble, granite, travertine and limestone headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts is...

National Slip Meter Launches Corporate Website

LYNN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- National Slip Meters, known for its flagship TSI-9010 Slip Meter, today announced the launch of the company's new corporate...

Coupon Sharing Offers Discounts and Revenue Building

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/-- In today's economy, saving money is more important than ever. And, if savings can be accompanied by additional revenue, it's...

Philip Bates of the Classic Group Is Elected President for Eastern Massachusetts National Association of the Remodeling Industry

LEXINGTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- The Classic Group, Inc., architects and custom home builders located in Lexington, is proud to announce Philip Bates, a...

NevaSlip Complies with OSHA, ADA and Major Insurance Carriers

LYNN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- NevaSlip, a trusted and established anti-slip floor treatment company, is proud to announce OSHA, ADA and major insurance carrier...

MVK Architectural Millwork Corp. Announces Cooperative Efforts with Commercial Millwork Firm

WORCESTER, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- MVK Architectural Millwork Corp., offering architectural millwork services from design through installation, located in Worcester, is pleased to announce...

Van Millwork is Up in Down Economy

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- In a questionable economy with so many unknown variables, many companies are quick to react by slashing prices and...

Phoenix Construction Group Doubles Up On Contractor Of The Year Awards

WATERTOWN, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Phoenix Construction Group, Inc. (PCGI), one of Greater Boston's premier residential and commercial design/build firms, has won two 2008...

Retail Expert Doug Fleener Shares Holiday Survival Tips with Retail Employees

BOSTON, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/-- This holiday shopping season is going to be a challenging one for the almost 1 in 10 Americans employed in...

Mitchell Construction Group Receives Two 2008 Contractor of the Year Awards

MEDFIELD, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Mitchell Construction Group, Inc., a multi-award winning design and renovation firm located in Medfield, is pleased to announce they...

Charlie Allen Restorations Achieves Aging-in-Place and Green Remodeler Certifications

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Charlie Allen, founder and president of Cambridge-based Charlie Allen Restorations, and Mark Philben, the firm's project development manager, have...

Solar Energy Tax Credit Bill Creates Affordable and Renewable Energy Systems for Homeowners

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- A part of the bailout package recently passed by the U.S. government included a generous solar energy tax credit...

Chapman Cole & Gleason Expands Regional Presence

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, a family-owned business that has served Greater Boston and Southeastern...

Van Millwork Hires New Custom Division Manager

BELLINGHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Van Millwork, New England's leading millwork and interior products supplier, is proud to announce the addition of Kevin Connors...

KGA Inc. Receives Excellence in Workplace Flexibility Award

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- KGA Inc. (www.kgreer.com), a human resources consulting firm based in Framingham, Mass., was named a recipient of the 2008...

Van Millwork Introduces the Van Mantel Collection to New England Retailers

BELLINGHAM, Mass. /Massachusetts Newswire/ -- Van Millwork, a leading provider of fine cabinetry and architectural millwork, is pleased to bring to the retail market...

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