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Mar 26, 2015, 10:30 ET

Deloitte's Harry Raduege Named CEO of Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium

The Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium today named Harry D. Raduege, Jr. as chief executive officer, effective immediately. Raduege,...

Mar 25, 2015, 00:01 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

2016 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA CLUB EDITION TO DEBUT AT NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

 Ready to join the Club? The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club edition, that is. Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) will be introducing the North...

Mar 16, 2015, 17:37 ET

Operation Smile's 4th Annual Park City Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge Presented By The Nerd Machine Raises Over $500,000

Stars lent their support this weekend for Operation Smile's 4th Annual Celebrity Ski and Smile Challenge presented by The Nerd...

Mar 16, 2015, 14:08 ET
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Operation HOPE Announces Kat Cole as Co-Chair for Nationwide Program to Attack High School Dropout Crisis

 Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant announced today that Kat Cole, group president for Focus Brands, has been confirmed...

Mar 16, 2015, 11:38 ET
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MAZDA CEO JIM O'SULLIVAN NAMED 'CHAIRMAN'S AWARD' WINNER BY GLOBAL AUTO NEWS

Jim O'Sullivan, president and CEO, Mazda North American Operations, has been named the Global Auto News "Chairman's Award" winner for 2014. This...

Mar 16, 2015, 11:00 ET

Operation Underground Railroad And Elizabeth Smart Foundation Officially Merge

Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.), a non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue of kidnapped children from slavery worldwide, today...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:10 ET

Update on Current Introductory Offer to Start Using a Comprehensive Agriculture ERP System

 On a first come, first serve basis, up to thirty (30) commercial agribusinesses have an opportunity to use the Operation and Agriculture...

Mar 13, 2015, 08:04 ET
Jeremy Duncan, Sterling Global Operations (SGO) vice president of operations, and Alan Weakley, SGO president and chief operating officer, receive from Tony Phipps, director of United Kingdom-based MSS Global, SGO's designation as the first American company to receive worldwide certification under ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012, an international standard designed specifically for private security company quality management systems.

Sterling Global Operations first U.S. company to achieve worldwide PSC.1 certification

 Sterling Global Operations  (SGO) has become the first American company to earn worldwide certification under ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012, an...

Mar 12, 2015, 09:06 ET
Mazda is giving Forza Horizon 2 players the exclusive opportunity to drive the all-new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata on Xbox One months before the physical car goes on sale to the public

MICROSOFT AND MAZDA LET YOU DRIVE IT FIRST: ALL-NEW 2016 MAZDA MX-5 DEBUTS AS FREE DOWNLOAD FOR FORZA HORIZON 2 ON XBOX ONE

 Beginning March 17, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) is giving Forza Horizon 2 players the exclusive opportunity to drive the all-new...

Mar 12, 2015, 07:00 ET

Recipients Announced For 2015 Military Child of the Year® Award

 Operation Homefront today announced the six recipients of the 2015 Military Child of the Year® Award. The national non-profit...

Mar 10, 2015, 08:37 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

MAZDA BRINGS THE HEAT TO AUSTIN'S SXSW FESTIVAL

 Mazda North American Operations, the Official Automobile Sponsor of South by Southwest® (SXSW), is putting its stamp on the ten-day...

Mar 09, 2015, 15:05 ET

Operation Smile To Host Fourth Annual Park City Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge

 Operation Smile will host its fourth annual Park City Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge on Saturday, March 14, at Park City Mountain...

Mar 05, 2015, 15:48 ET

Operation HOPE and the Afro-American Historical Society of the National Archives Join to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Freedman's Bank

Operation HOPE and the Afro-American Historical Society of the National Archives hosted a commemoration on March 3rd of the 150th anniversary of...

Mar 05, 2015, 13:09 ET

Senate Committee Approves Vessel Discharge Reform Legislation

The bipartisan effort to establish a uniform national framework for the regulation of vessel discharges took another step forward as the Senate...

Mar 03, 2015, 11:28 ET
Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

MAZDA REPORTS FEBRUARY SALES

 Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported February U.S. sales of 25,650 vehicles, representing an increase of 5.4 percent versus...

Feb 26, 2015, 14:00 ET

Coast Guard Families Affected by Looming DHS Shutdown Eligible for Emergency Aid from Operation Homefront

Emergency financial and other assistance will be available to uniformed members of the U.S. Coast Guard in the event that a shutdown of the...

Feb 19, 2015, 16:46 ET

Co-operators General Insurance Company Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Co-operators General Insurance Company ("Co-operators General") today announced its consolidated financial...

Feb 19, 2015, 16:30 ET

Co-operators General Insurance Company declares quarterly dividend on: Class E, Series C Preference Shares

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Co-operators General Insurance Company ("Co-operators General") today announced a...

Feb 12, 2015, 14:43 ET
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Operation HOPE and The Afro-American History Society of the National Archives to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Freedman's Bank

 On March 3, 2015, Operation HOPE Forums and the Afro-American History Society of the National Archives (AAHS) will recognize a forgotten...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:00 ET
At the Chicago Auto Show, Mazda revealed a 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata accessories design concept for the next-generation roadster that will hit showrooms this summer

MAZDA UNVEILS 2016 MX-5 MIATA ACCESSORIES CONCEPT DESIGN AT CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

The only thing better than the all-new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is a personalized 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata. Today at the Chicago Auto Show, where the...