Category «People»

Salma Hayek wearing PLATINUM jewelry by Harry Winston for the “LACMA 2012 Art + Film Gala

Salma Hayek wearing PLATINUM jewelry by Harry Winston for the “LACMA 2012 Art + Film Gala” on October 27th in Los Angeles: -Platinum drop earrings with sapphire and diamonds -Platinum and diamond bracelet Hollywood’s leading actresses choose to showcase their jewels in naturally white platinum settings that truly enhance the brilliance of diamonds and colored …

A Game-Changing Message For November’s Election

Tampa, FL, October 25, 2012 – Eric Papp believes leadership is a choice – a free decision everyone can make to see themselves as leaders, role models and people of positive influence. He also believes in the power of a ‘message’ – something people can readily relate to. Eric believes that the presidential election in …

Global Financial Sector Reform: An Unfinished Agenda

by Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund Toronto, October 25, 2012 As prepared for delivery Chers amis, dear friends, bonsoir/good evening. I am very pleased to be here in Toronto and honored to be a part of this Gala event tonight. Let me first extend thanks to Jim Balsillie, Jennifer Jeffs and other members …

M2M Market to Reach 400 million Units by 2017 Led by Consumer Electronics and Telematics

New momentum for Automotive and CE Applications as Smart Metering faces Challenges Hampshire, UK – 24th October 2012: A new study from Juniper Research has found that the Telematics and Consumer Electronics sectors are rapidly becoming the two anchor industries for the M2M (Machine to Machine) market, challenging the position of smart metering. The report …

Persistent Systems Hires Sridhar Jagannathan as Chief Innovation Officer

Technology Executive to Drive Innovations in Product Engineering, Applications and Services Pune, India and Santa Clara, CA – October 24, 2012: Persistent Systems (BSE & NSE: PERSISTENT), the global leader in software product and technology services, today announced that Dr. Sridhar Jagannathan has joined as the Chief Innovation Officer. A recognized industry veteran, technology strategist, …

Rebecca ‘Becky’ Blalock appointed Strategic Advisor for Mahindra Satyam’s Energy & Utilities business in USA

Mahindra Satyam, a leading global consulting and IT services provider, today announced that it has appointed Ms. Rebecca ‘Becky’ Blalock as Strategic Advisor for its Energy & Utilities (E&U) business. She will be supporting the organization’s North American region for business expansion and strengthening client relationships. Becky will be at the forefront strategizing and giving …

Monster Employment Index India Rises 9% Year-over-Year

September 2012 Index Highlights: • Index level rises nine percent from a year ago in September • Shipping/Marine continues to outpace all industries, while Garments/ Textiles/ Leather, Gems & Jewellery sector also records strong annual growth. Government/PSU/Defense records double digit negative decline • Demand among occupations up most for Arts/ Creative professionals, followed by Legal …

Fox Digital Media VP Technology Joins Nimble to Lead Expanded Dev Team, Relocates to Heart of Silicon Beach

Nimble Expands Management Team, Engineering to Accelerate Early Social Business Market Lead & Meet Overwhelming Demand Santa Monica, CA (Oct 16, 2012) – Nimble, the world’s leading social relationship manager, today announced that Brandon Vallade has joined the Nimble team as Vice President of Engineering. Formerly Vice President of Technology at Fox Digital Media, Vallade …

Intel Appoints Kumud Srinivasan as President, Intel India

Intel today announced the appointment of Ms. Kumud Srinivasan as President, Intel India. Kumud succeeds Praveen Vishakantaiah who is relocating to the U.S. as the General Manager of Client Solutions and Technology group in the PC Client Group for Intel. Ms. Srinivasan has been with Intel for over 25 years and has held several business …

SSAB gives notice of redundancy regarding 450 employees

SSAB has today given notice of redundancy affecting 450 employees in the Swedish operations. The measures constitute part of the previously announced efficiency program within SSAB EMEA. SSAB EMEA is currently carrying out an efficiency program aimed at increasing flexibility throughout the entire business operation. The program has been accelerated and is expected to be …