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Barrett Business Services, Inc., a leading provider of business management solutions, has appointed Gary Kramer as chief financial officer, effective August 10, 2016. Kramer succeeds Interim CFO Tom Carley. Kramer comes to BBSI with more than 15 years of insurance industry expertise, joining the Company from Chubb Global Services, a unit of Chubb Limited-- the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer, where he spent 12 years."/>
BBSI Appoints Gary Kramer as Chief Financial Officer
Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, today announced two senior leaders who will be responsible for guiding the planned Virgin America subsidiary upon transaction close, expected early in the fourth quarter this year. Peter Hunt, currently Virgin America senior vice president and chief financial officer, will serve as president of Alaska Air Group's Virgin America subsidiary until the airlines obtain a single..."/>
Alaska Air Group announces senior leaders for planned Virgin America subsidiary
TASER International and the global leader in digital evidence management solutions with the leading body-worn camera, announced today the purchase of 628 Axon Body 2 cameras and 300 TASER ® X2™ Smart Weapons by the Minneapolis Police Department. MPD secured a five-year subscription to Evidence.com on the Axon Officer Safety Plan and other premium license tiers. This order was received in the first quarter and..."/>
Minneapolis Police Department Deploys 628 Axon Body 2 Cameras and TASER X2 Smart Weapons Standard To All Patrol Officers
CSX Corporation today announced second quarter 2016 net earnings of $445 million, or $0.47 per share, down from $553 million, or $0.56 per share, in the same period of last year. “CSX continued to drive strong..."/>
CSX Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings
ManpowerGroup, the leading workforce solutions company, has been recognized as one of the Disability Equality Index ® Best Places to Work, receiving a top score for its commitment to diversity inclusion in the workplace. The DEI ® is a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities and the US Business Leadership Network ®, honoring those organizations with a commitment to driving their organization's success..."/>
ManpowerGroup Named "Best Place to Work" by the Disability Equality Index®
Equifax Inc., a global information solutions provider today released its May 2016 National Consumer Credit Trends Report, which shows among other findings, that total mortgage volume increased in Q1 2016, compared to opening quarters in previous years. Total new accounts and year-over-year increases for the first quarter of 2016 include:."/>
Equifax: Percentage of Subprime Mortgage Loan Originations Remains Consistent for Third Year During Q1 2016, as Volume Continues to Increase
CSX Corporation approved an $0.18 per share quarterly dividend on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2016, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 31, 2016.. About CSX and its Disclosures."/>
CSX Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend
Southwest Airlines Co. today filed an application with the U. S. Department of Transportation to offer the first U.S. carrier nonstop service between Oakland International Airport and both San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, beginning in February 2017, subject to governmental approvals. Once approved, the carrier's flight schedule and fares will be published on Southwest.com.. "Linking the San Francisco Bay Area to these..."/>
Southwest Airlines To Fly Nonstop Between Oakland And Mexico
Stericycle, Inc. concerning possible violations of federal securities laws between February 7, 2013 and April 28, 2016. Investors who purchased or otherwise acquired shares during the Class Period should contact the Firm in advance of the September 12, 2016 lead plaintiff motion deadline.. To participate in this class action lawsuit, click here to participate."/>
IMPORTANT INVESTOR NOTICE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Stericycle, Inc. And Reminds Investors With Losses To Contact The Firm
Stuart Olson Inc. today announced that it will release its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2016 on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 after the close of the Canadian capital markets. The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its 2016 second quarter results on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. MT. The conference call will include prepared remarks from David LeMay, President and CEO, and Daryl Sands, Executive Vice..."/>
Stuart Olson Announces Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast for 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results
Tesla Motors has cut the base price of its Model X crossover vehicle by $9,000, the second time the electric vehicle manufacturer has reduced prices this year after falling short of sales targets. The price cut, first reported by Reuters, will bring the starting price of the Model X 60 D to $74,000, or $9,000 below the Model X 75 D. The 60 D will have a 60 kilowatt-hour battery, which will give it less torque and a short range than the Model X 75 D. Last month, Tesla reduced the base..."/>
Tesla cuts price on Model X [Detroit Free Press]
Velan Inc. announced today that each director nominee listed in the Management Proxy Circular dated May 20, 2016 was elected as Director of the Corporation during the Annual Meeting of the Shareholders held on July 12, 2016 in Montreal, Quebec. The details of the election are as follows:. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------VOTES DIRECTOR NOMINEE OUTCOME VOTES FOR% FOR WITHHELD% WITHHELD---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tom Velan elected 80,264,409 99.99 101 0.01---------------------------------------------------------------------------- William Sheffield elected 80,264,509 99.99 1 0.01----------------------------------------------------------------------------..."/>
Velan Announces Election of Directors
Landstar System, Inc., a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation services, paid tribute to the best and safest Landstar owner-operators during the 5 th Annual Landstar BCO All-Star Celebration event held in their honor earlier this month. BCO is Landstar's term for the independent owner-operators who provide the company with..."/>
Announcing Landstar's Newest Million Mile Safe Drivers, Roadstars And The 1st Truck Winner Of 2016

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