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OBITUARY: Margie Petersen, Co-Founder of the Petersen Automotive Museum

Posted in nezyezlq on October 20th, 2020

first_imgLSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  LOS ANGELES — Margie McNally Petersen, a philanthropist who established the Petersen Automotive Museum with her late husband Robert Petersen in Los Angeles, has died after a battle with breast cancer. Petersen was 76.   Born in New York on June 24, 1935, Margie McNally worked as a model before meeting her future husband. He proposed to her after their first date, and they were married in 1963, according to a report in the Los Angeles Times. Her husband, a former Hollywood publicist, made his fortune publishing Hot Rod, Motor Trend and other magazines, the report noted.   In addition to founding the museum, the Petersens continued to donate large sums to the museum, including $25 million in 2000 to create a nonprofit foundation to care for the collection. The Los Angeles Times also reported that earlier this year, Margie Petersen made a gift through the Margie and Robert E. Petersen Foundation to the museum that totaled $100 million and comprised 135 cars, the building itself and cash.AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement To read Mrs. Petersen’s complete obituary in the Los Angeles Times, click here.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit. last_img read more

CB Richard Ellis: Sale and Leasebacks, a viable alternative for raising capital?

Posted in nezyezlq on October 18th, 2020

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New joint venture for Air Products

Posted in nezyezlq on October 7th, 2020

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Picture of the Day: Dredging the River Tone

Posted in nezyezlq on October 6th, 2020

first_imgThe dredging scheme of an 8km section of the rivers Parrett and Tone, part of the agency’s 20 Year Flood Action Plan for the Somerset Levels and Moors, began back in late March and is scheduled for completion by the end of October.The above picture shows floating plant working on the River Tone just downstream of Brooks Farm.So far approximately 120,000m³ of silt has been removed during the project with  just 0.5km of river (1km of total river bank length) left to be dredged.[mappress]October 13, 2014last_img read more

McCloskey names new Canadian dealer

Posted in nezyezlq on October 1st, 2020

first_imgScreening and crushing specialist McCloskey International has appointed Ault as its dealer for Ontario and Atlantic Canada, building on its success as the exclusive dealer for Quebec.Ault was founded in 2009 and has developed a reputation for excellent aftersales support.#*#*Show Fullscreen*#*# Ault Equipment has taken on two new distribution areas as part of McCloskey’s new strategy after being acquired by MetsoFollowing acquisition by Metso in 2019, the McCloskey distribution network has taken a larger role in the company’s market strategy, leading to Ault assuming the Atlantic Canada operation in January this year, and was the Ontario market last month.The new Ault Ontario operation will be based near the McCloskey International plant in Keene.“I have been with McCloskey International for many years,” said Ault owner Jackson Ault.“Transitioning from marketing to service and sales, and then starting my own dealership in Quebec in 2009. I always knew that the Ontario market was a strong one and I am looking forward to working with the current team as we continue to build on the great business we have here.“We invest heavily in our parts inventory which helps maximise our customers profitability and keeps downtime to a minimum.”Construction and demolition is part of a diverse Ault portfolio, with customers across multiple industries in both the private and public sectors.last_img read more

Superlawyer saves the day

Posted in nezyezlq on September 30th, 2020

first_imgClients may have a habit of thinking their business must be dealt with as a matter of life and death but, just occasionally, they do have a point. A client dinner attended by quick-thinking solicitor Richard Taylor, an intellectual property partner at DLA Piper, is a prime example of how solicitors can also be action heros. Taylor informs us that, while at a dinner hosted by client The Coal Authority, in the plush surroundings of the Manchester Midland Hotel, one of the executives at his table began to choke. As Taylor describes it: ‘[He] can’t speak, can’t breathe, but starts turning purple, eyes popping, thumping [the] table for attention. Cue general mayhem and cries for an ambulance – but not enough time. The client starts for the door and bursts out of the dining room. Just as he is collapsing to his knees – tada! – your friendly neighbourhood solicitor (me) appears behind and calmly executes the Heimlich Manoeuvre – reach around the choking person, clasp your fists into their diaphragm, and pull up hard, to use the residue of air in the lungs to blow out the blockage. The client is jerked into the air (I am rather taller than him) – and the blockage flies out of his throat and across the corridor. The client breathes. Cue applause, back slapping and general appreciation of noble solicitor.’ Indeed. As the Law Society’s slogan goes, ‘my hero, my solicitor’. But Obiter suspects Taylor may not be the only lawyer out there to have saved a client’s life in the literal sense. Anyone with a similar tale of courage should contact obiter@lawsociety.org.uk.last_img read more

Companies must be clear on slavery

Posted in nezyezlq on September 28th, 2020

first_imgLarge companies must publish proof that their operations do not involve links to slavery or human trafficking in their supply chains, under the Modern Slavery Act which came into force last week.last_img

Money laundering awareness campaign kicks off

Posted in nezyezlq on September 28th, 2020

first_imgA joint campaign by the Home Office and organisations including the Law Society which aims to raise professionals’ awareness of the warning signs of money laundering goes live today. ‘Flag it up’ was developed by the Accountancy Affinity Group, the Law Society and Solicitors Regulation Authority to help accountants and solicitors spot the ‘red flags’ which could indicate criminal activity.Mike Penning, minister for policing, crime, criminal justice and victims, said: ‘This new campaign will help to raise awareness and advise those in the legal and accountancy industries how to identify and report suspected criminality that, if not dealt with, can seriously impact their careers and reputations.’The campaign runs until March 2016. It will publish case studies giving examples of how solicitors have unwittingly become involved in money laundering, a spokesperson said. The Home Office said the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 gives law enforcement agencies the powers to recover criminal assets and freeze suspicious funds, while the Serious Crime Act 2015 made it a criminal offence to participate in the activities of an organised crime group.last_img read more

8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya in botched relocation

Posted in nezyezlq on September 26th, 2020

first_imgEight critically endangered black rhinos have died in Kenya while being transported by the state wildlife service between two national parks, Tourism Minister Najib Balala said on Friday in a statement.“Disciplinary action will definitely be taken” if an investigation into the deaths indicates negligence by agency staff, the wildlife ministry said.The rhinos, who are part of a critically endangered species, died at Tsavo East National Park.n initial investigation by Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) showed the rhinos died of salt poisoning after drinking water at their new habitat, the statement said, adding that transports of rhinos are being stopped.The rhinos were among 14 KWS began moving last month from the capital Nairobi to Tsavo East.Kenya had a rhino population of 1,258 in 2017 of which 745 are black rhinos, 510 are southern white rhinos and three were northern white rhinos, having grown from less than 400 rhinos in the 1980s. The white rhino is a near threatened species.According to WWF, black rhino populations declined dramatically in the 20th century, mostly at the hands of European hunters and settlers. Between 1960 and 1995 numbers dropped by 98 percent, to fewer than 2,500.Since then the species has rebounded, although it remains extremely threatened. In addition to poaching the animals also face habitat loss.African Parks, a Johannesburg-based conservation group, said earlier this year that there are fewer than 25,000 rhinos in the African wild, of which about 20 percent are black rhinos and the rest white rhinos.In another major setback for conservation, the last remaining male northern white rhino on the planet died in March in Kenya, leaving conservationists struggling to save that sub-species using in vitro fertilization.Related Kenya Anti-Obesity Campaign Endangered black rhinos die in Kenya reservecenter_img Kenya Hosts UNEP Summit last_img read more

Learn about CBD, skin care at Care By Design Market

Posted in nezyezlq on September 24th, 2020

first_img Farmington Voice Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Care By Design Market in Farmington continues its Community Education Series with a November 20 session that covers CBD and The Skin You’re In.The free, 6 p.m. workshop will cover topical uses of CBD for skin ailments including eczema, psoriasis, and other skin issues.Care By Design Market is located at 32746 Grand River. Learn more on Facebook. Reported bylast_img read more