Oklahoma Tech & Science

First Annual Balloon Release to Make International Impact

16 12 2017

The balloon release is an international synchronized event where participants will gather together with a common vision: to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ. Gainesville, GA, December 15, 2017 -- On Sunday, December 24, 2017, hundreds will gather together for a phenomenal event with one common vision: to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ. The first annual Chosen Balloon Release is set to take place at 1:00 p.m. where a worldwide synchronized balloon release will take place. Attached to each balloon will be an encouraging word, scripture, or prayer. Churches across Georgia and as far away as Africa and India are expected to participate. After a prayer, participants will release their balloons at their designated gathering place.When asked about the importance of the event, Min. Rhonda Whelchel stated, "Someone somewhere in this huge world may need to know that Jesus loves them."Pastor W.J. Whelchel, III, Pastor of Hickory Grove C.M.E. Church in Dahlonega, GA is looking forward to...

Frank J. Sonleitner is recognized by Continental Who's Who

15 12 2017

NORMAN, Okla., Dec. 14, 2017 -- Frank J. Sonleitner is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Prominent Professor Retiree in the field of Education.              Inspired to teach zoology after discovering his inherent interest in animals, following a 50 year-plus career in the scientific research and education field, Dr. Sonleitner has recently retired from his role as an Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Oklahoma (OU).Located in the heart of Oklahoma with a faculty of over thirty four members and fifty graduate students, the Department of Biology has contributed to the innovations in Biology throughout the years.  The department specializes in various research areas including Aquatic Biology, Biology of Behavior, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Geographical Ecology, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology.Amassing over thirty three years of experience at the University of Oklahoma,...

ADDvantage Technologies Announces Financial Results for the Fiscal Fourth Quarter of 2017

14 12 2017

BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma, Dec. 14, 2017 -- ADDvantage Technologies Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEY), today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2017. The twelve month period includes the financial results for the Company’s asset acquisition of Triton Miami, Inc. (“Triton Datacom”) from October 14, 2016 to September 30, 2017.“We reported strong top line revenue growth in both the fourth quarter and full fiscal year, driven by the acquisition of Triton Datacom’s assets which expanded our Telco offering into the desktop phone segment and broadened our customer reach,” commented David Humphrey, President and CEO of ADDvantage Technologies. “We see significant room for further growth in our Telco segment, specifically at Nave Communications, which reported a disappointing sales performance in fiscal 2017. We have identified the challenges faced by Nave and are directing resources into improving its sales infrastructure to allow it to...

LINN Energy Provides Strategic Update

14 12 2017

HOUSTON, Dec. 14, 2017 -- LINN Energy, Inc. (OTCQB:LNGG) (“LINN” or the “Company”) announces the following strategic updates:Intends to commence a tender offer to purchase at least $250 million of its stock at a premium to the current market price prior to year-end 2017Plans to separate LINN into three standalone companies by mid-2018Provides an operational update on Roan Resources LLC (“Roan”), a Merge/SCOOP/STACK pure play companyProposed Tender OfferPrior to year-end 2017, the Company intends to commence a tender offer to purchase for cash at least $250 million of shares of its common stock at a premium to the current market price. LINN intends to use a portion of the available cash from the recently completed sales of its Williston and Washakie properties for a combined contract price of $485 million to finance the tender offer. Pro forma for the tender, the Company expects to have a positive cash balance to maintain operational flexibility.  This tender offer...

The World's Foremost Mobile Talent Competition, Megastar to Crown Winner and Award $1 Million

13 12 2017

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 13, 2017 -- This Friday, the world's foremost Mobile Talent Competition, Megastar will announce its winner and award the grand prize of $1 million, the right to audition for a role in a digital film produced by Digital Riot Media/John Baldecchi and several other prizes. The winner is chosen by fans and celebrity judges, including eight-time Grammy award-winning superstar Usher and the world's foremost BASE jumper, wingsuit pilot Jeb Corliss, who follow the competition and vote in the app. The runner-up will receive $25,000, while third place receives $20,000, fourth receives $15,000 and fifth receives $10,000. Link to Video of Top 5 Contestants HERE. Megastar has narrowed down the competition to the Top 5 contestants. Corliss will reveal the 4th and 5th place contestants at this week's finale, while also providing mentoring for the contestants. "I have been incredibly impressed by all of the Megastar talent submissions and it has been...

COBRA LEGAL SOLUTIONS GROWS ITS TEAM WITH A POWERFUL NEW ADDITION

13 12 2017

Renee Meisel, COO & VP of Legal Cobra introduces its new Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Legal, Renee Meisel AUSTIN, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, December 13, 2017 -- AUSTIN, TX– Cobra Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of technology and legal support services, is excited to announce that Renee Meisel will become the company's new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Vice President of Legal effective December 11, 2017․ In conjunction with Ms. Meisel's position at Cobra, the company will transform and align its organizational structure to support its evolving service offerings and growing technology division, as well as drive greater operational efficiency across the growing organization. The combination of Renee’s industry knowledge and experience with Cobra’s award-winning technologies and exceptional team will provide clients with industry-leading support in eDiscovery and other aspects of legal operations and outsourcing.As COO...

Samples: Total Dust Control Solution Leads to Statistically Zero Exposure

13 12 2017

SPRING, Texas, Dec. 13, 2017 -- Two sources of industrial hygiene testing confirm AIRIS Wellsite Services' proven technology and workplace best practices lead to levels of compliance that surpass OSHA's new, stricter silica exposure standard. Sampling was completed during a recent project in Arkansas' Fayetteville Shale. All samples bettered the OSHA standard for crystalline silica dust exposure, keeping silica dust exposure levels below the OSHA Action level threshold. 80% of the samples produced results below detectable levels. Sampling done by AIRIS industrial hygiene experts was confirmed by the results of the operator's own industrial hygiene testing. These extremely successful measurements were recorded at every location sampled, which included hot zones for silica dust exposure including the blender and sand mover. Samples recorded in these areas show employees had a statistically zero exposure to respirable silica dust. "It's not a matter of simply...

Carvana Launches Fifth Florida Market, Bringing Fort Myers the New Way to Buy a Car

13 12 2017

FORT MYERS, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carvana (NYSE: CVNA), a leading eCommerce platform for buying used cars boasting a national inventory of more than 8,500 vehicles, launched in Fort Myers, Fla., today. This expands Carvana’s free, as-soon-as-next-day vehicle delivery to five markets in the state, joining Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando and Tampa. Fort Myers and Naples area residents can now can shop for, finance, purchase, and schedule as-soon-as-next-day vehicle delivery, in as little as 10 minutes, completely online. Carvana puts the customer in control of the purchase process, allowing them to shop more than 8,500 vehicles at their desired pace – without the haggling and hassle of the traditional dealership. Carvana owns all of the vehicles on Carvana.com, putting every one through a rigorous 150-point inspection; those vehicles have never been in a reported accident, nor have frame damage. Customers can view all features, imperfections and updated information about open safety...

Tenaris unveils seamless pipe mill in Bay City, Texas

12 12 2017

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Road Warrior Tires, a Division of TRU Development Inc., Will be Opening Its New Warehouse in Houston, Texas on Dec. 15, 2017

12 12 2017

Houston, TX, December 12, 2017 -- Road Warrior Tires proudly announces its partnership with trucktiresinc.com. Currently preparing for the grand opening of a new distribution center in Houston, Texas, more details will soon follow.Located at: 7625 Railhead Lane, Houston, Texas 77086Due to a tremendous increase in demand for heavy truck tires in New Mexico, Tennessee, Louisiana, Colorado, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas and to mitigate the cost of shipping, management has approved plans for this new location. The Houston warehouse will efficiently serve Road Warrior customers. "As of Dec. 15, 2017, we will start shipping from our Houston, Texas location. This option will improve delivery times and allow customers to purchase tires locally," explained the company spokesperson.Models of truck tires that will be available immediately from the new Houston location are:Bobcat TiresTruck TiresLight Truck TiresLoader Tires11R22.5, 295/75R22.5, 11R24.5, 225/70R19.5, 245/75R19.5, 385/65R22.5,...

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