Chattanooga Local News

Discovery Point Center in Tampa Changes Ownership
Discovery Point Center in Tampa Changes Ownership

2017-07-31

Press Release – updated: Jul 31, 2017 06:00 EDT Tampa, FL, July 31, 2017 – Discovery Point Franchising Inc., a leading child care franchise headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., announces Salim and Andrea Karnaby as the new owners of the Discovery Point Child Development Center in Trinity, Fla. Current owners of the Discovery Point in Odessa, Fla. since 2010, Salim and Andrea are proud to acquire a second center in their local area. The couple is passionate about the childcare business and are actively involved in every aspect of each center’s operations. “Our family has been blessed with five children who have all attended Discovery Point from the infant room to the after-school program,” says Salim Karnaby. “We strive to make it...

Contura Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering
Contura Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering

2017-07-31

Citigroup, Jefferies, Credit Suisse and UBS Investment Bank are acting as the bookrunning managers, and Citigroup and Jefferies are acting as representatives of the underwriters for the proposed offering.  Barclays and BMO Capital Markets are also acting as bookrunning managers, and Clarksons Platou Securities, Inc., FBR Capital Markets & Co. and Seaport Global Securities are acting as co-managers for the offering.  This offering will be made only by means of a prospectus.  When available, a copy of the preliminary prospectus may be obtained from Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, or by telephone at (800) 831-9146; Jefferies LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10022, telephone: (877) 547-6340 or email: [email protected]; Credit Suisse Securities...

Mohawk Industries berichtet im zweiten Quartal Rekordergebnisse
Mohawk Industries berichtet im zweiten Quartal Rekordergebnisse

2017-07-30

In den sechs Monaten mit Ende zum 1. Juli 2017 betrugen der Reingewinn 461 Millionen USD und das EPS 6,17 USD. Der Reingewinn ohne Restrukturierungs- und Akquisitionsaufwendungen und sonstige Belastungen betrug 482 Millionen USD, das EPS 6,44 USD, eine Steigerung um 10 % im Vergleich zum bereinigten Sechs-Monats-EPS 2016. Im Zeitraum von sechs Monaten betrug der Nettoumsatz 4,7 Milliarden USD, eine Steigerung um 4 % gegenüber dem berichteten Vorjahr bzw. um 6 % bei konstanten Tagen und Wechselkursen. Im Zeitraum von sechs Monaten zum 2. Juli 2016 betrug der Nettoumsatz 4,5 Milliarden USD, lag der Reingewinn bei 427 Millionen USD und das EPS bei 5,73 USD. Der Reingewinn ohne Restrukturierungs- und Akquisitionsaufwendungen und sonstige Belastungen betrug 436 Millionen USD, das EPS 5,85 USD. In seinen Kommentaren zur Leistung von Mohawk Industries im ersten Quartal erklärte Chairman und CEO Jeffrey S. Lorberbaum: „Mohawk hat in diesem Zeitraum Rekorde der Firmengeschichte...

The Chattahoochee Star Local News Website Offers Chattanooga Breaking News
The Chattahoochee Star Local News Website Offers Chattanooga Breaking News

2017-07-29

CHATTANOOGA, TN – 07/29/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — The Chattahoochee Star, sometimes referred to as ChattanoogaBreakingNews.com or just Chattanooga Breaking News, is a local news website offering national and local news in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Chattanooga Breaking News syndicates news release directly from Perpetual Wire, the world’s leading digital provider of news-related content; and offers the ability for residents to send in local news in their neighborhood and community. Chattanooga...

Teresa J. Hagy Honored by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals
Teresa J. Hagy Honored by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals

2017-07-29

Teresa J. Hagy Honored by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Teresa J. Hagy, of Bristol, Tennessee, is to be honored as a 2018 Professional of the Year as well as a 2018 Top 10 Member of America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals for her distinguished contributions and achievements in field of Elementary Education. Bristol, TN, July 29, 2017– About Teresa J. Hagy Teresa J. Hagy was a teacher, now retired, at Washington Lee Elementary School. Ms. Hagy earned a B.A. in Elementary Education from Virginia Intermont College, and a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Virginia. She has helped develop curriculum tests for the school system, and has conducted workshops on teaching techniques. Ms. Hagy has also conducted lectures on education topics. She is the recipient of numerous awards including Outstanding Elementary Teacher, Who’s Who of American Women, and Who’s Who in American...

Industrial Boiler Industry 2017, Global Market Size, Technology Review, Cost Analysis and Demand Overview
Industrial Boiler Industry 2017, Global Market Size, Technology Review, Cost Analysis and Demand Overview

2017-07-28

San Francisco, CA — 07/27/2017 — Global Industrial Boiler Market: Snapshot Industrial boilers are closed vessels, basically used for burning fuels such as natural gas and coal for the purpose of providing steam to a stationary engine. The material that the pressure vessel of an industrial boiler is mainly made of is steel or alloy steel or wrought iron in the past. Owing to the risk of corrosion cracking, stainless steel is not employed in the wetted boiler parts. Nevertheless, ferritic stainless steel is employed in the section of superheater that is not exposed to heating water. Growing demand for energy efficient devices along with government regulations and norms are the prime factors influencing the demand for industrial boiler during the forecast period. Moreover, the burgeoning demand for clean energy fuel is further expected to trigger the need for industrial boilers over the coming years. According to the...

The RoadBID Show – The First North American Vehicle Branding Festival How Vehicle OEM’s Service & Product Providers Will Bridge the Gap with Millennials
The RoadBID Show – The First North American Vehicle Branding Festival How Vehicle OEM’s Service & Product Providers Will Bridge the Gap with Millennials

2017-07-28

The RoadBID Show – The First North American Vehicle Branding Festival How Vehicle OEM’s Service & Product Providers Will Bridge the Gap with Millennials Los Angeles, CA, July 28, 2017– RoadBID Show – North American Vehicle Branding Tour 2018 A Call to Vehicle OEM’s, Vehicle Service & Product Providers, Exhibitors, Sponsors, Race Car Drivers, Race Car Owners, Musicians, Speakers, Comedians, Agents, Managers and Vehicle Enthusiasts The RoadBID Show is a North American vehicle branding tour for the vehicle enthusiasts across 12 major motor speedway cities in the US and Canada. The Show Components comprise of:1-A Green Vs. Gas Race (EV & Combustion Race) at the Speedway2-The 1st North American Vehicle Branding Fashion Show (Choreographed Dance with Vehicle Brand Apparel & Accessories)3-A Live Vehicle Enthusiast Music Concert Festival with Top Entertainers, Comedians & Honorary Speakers4-A Vehicle Enthusiast...

Linda D. Lucchesi Recognzied as a VIP Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication
Linda D. Lucchesi Recognzied as a VIP Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication

2017-07-27

Linda D. Lucchesi Recognzied as a VIP Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Publication Memphis, TN, July 27, 2017– Linda D. Lucchesi of Memphis, Tennessee has been recognized as a VIP Member for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 55 years in the music industry, with an emphasis in music publishing and production. About Linda D. LucchesiLinda Diane Lucchesi was born on December 5, 1947 in Memphis, Tennessee. She is the President of Simply Grand Music, Inc., a multi-faceted independent label, production and music publishing company. Formerly known as Sounds of Memphis/XL & Pen labels, Simply Grand Music, Inc. houses Beckie Publishing Co. and Memphis Town Music. They have a deep-rooted connection with Memphis music. From the 1960’s to the present, they have prided themselves on displaying a talented collection of singers and songwriters. In 1965,...

Shared Health Services Names New Vice-President of Clinical Operations
Shared Health Services Names New Vice-President of Clinical Operations

2017-07-26

Johnson City, TN, July 26, 2017– Shared Health Services, a Tennessee based wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy management company, has named Mr. James Wilcox, RN, BSN, ACHRN, CWCN, CFCN, CWS, WCC, DWC, FCCWS, DAPWCA as its Vice-President of Clinical Operations. In announcing the appointment of Mr. Wilcox, the company’s President and CEO, David Davis, stated, “James brings a wealth of both military and clinical knowledge to his new role. After retiring from the United States Navy as a Command Master Chief and Saturation Diving Supervisor; he continued his education, training and career in the field of wound care and hyperbaric medicine. We are honored to have him as part of our corporate team.” Mr. Wilcox has served in several prestigious leadership roles and obtained several awards including: · Past President Baromedical Nurses Association· Fellow of the College of Certified Wound Specialists· Diplomate of the...

Best College Values Publishes Ranking of 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017
Best College Values Publishes Ranking of 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017

2017-07-24

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., July 24, 2017 — Best College Values has just published the next in its series of “Best Value” rankings, the 50 Best Value Doctorates of Nursing Practice 2017 (http://www.bestcollegevalues.com/rankings/best-value-dnp/). All rankings in this series highlight degree programs offered through colleges and universities that provide both a reputably high quality education and affordable tuition rates, with a high return on investment. This particular ranking only assessed schools that are regionally accredited by one of the six regional accrediting bodies for colleges and schools, and includes traditional, hybrid (online and on-campus), and fully online programs of study. It was built from a pool of over 200 highly reputable colleges and universities which have been narrowed down to the top 50 of these programs. Placing first...

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