Mark MacCracken, CEO of CALMAC, Selected as U.S. Green Building Council 2014 LEED Fellow
CALMAC®, a leader in energy storage systems, today announces that its CEO Mark MacCracken has been named a 2014 LEED® Fellow™ by the U.S. Green Building Council . This exclusive recognition is reserved for those LEED professionals making a significant impact within the green building and sustainability community.

Leading Parking Industry Trade Group National Parking Association Names Mark Muglich Chairman of the Board
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Parking Association (NPA) has elected Mark Muglich, president of ABM Parking Services, as chairman of the board of directors. Muglich takes office for a two-year term effective Oct. 21, 2014. Muglich and the board will set the vision, advocacy agenda and professional development framework of the Association. During Muglich's ...

Internet of Things Poised to Drive New Business Opportunities, New CompTIA Research Brief Asserts
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Internet of Things (IoT) is poised to generate new business opportunities for current information technology (IT) companies and new start-ups alike, according to a new research brief published today by CompTIA, the IT industry association. While IT executives are evenly split on the question of whether IoT is reality or hype ...

New study says the bourbon boom is bringing jobs, money to Kentucky
Kentucky's bourbon industry is in the middle of a billion-dollar building boom that could have far-reaching economic consequences, including for farming, according to a new study released Tuesday.

India showcases IPL as driver of economic development
United Nations, Oct 21 (IANS) The success of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in cricket embodies the emergence of sports as a global industry that promotes economic development and job creation in developing countries, India told the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Monday.

New vistas for security service
Private security companies of the country were important stakeholders and an integral element in the ongoing nation building exercise and as such the CEO’s of these organizations bear a vital role of accountability and responsibility in reaching the country’s development goals, said President SLASSPA (Sri Lanka Security Service Providers Association) Major Tissa Aluvihare making the opening ...

Brookfield Residential's Home Designs Earn Top Honors at SoCal Awards
Brookfield Residential has been recognized for building some of the best new homes in San Diego and Riverside counties. The builder's newest San Diego community -- Descanso at Del Sur -- was awarded Best ...

Nigeria: Dangote Seeks Decisive Action On Buildings Collapse
[Vanguard]Chairman of Dangote Cement Plc, Aliko Dangote weekend charged stakeholders in the building and construction industry to come together to confront the menace of building collapse in the country decisively, saying it was time a stop was put to it.

GLP Development Co. Begins $17.8 Million Building Project in Innovation Park at Penn State Bringing its Total ...
Tuesday, October 21st, GLP 331 IP of Baltimore, led by GLP Development Company, broke ground on 331 Innovation Boulevard in Innovation Park at Penn State in University Park (State College), Pennsylvania. The four-story, 82,000 square feet, LEED-certified building, scheduled for completion August 2015, signals both high demand and new levels of collaboration between Penn State and the area ...

Security Industry Association Presents SIA Honors Night: Celebrating Performance, Partnerships and People in the ...
SIA Honors to recognize significant contributions to the security industry, partnerships and practitioner insights. (PRWeb October 21, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12265579.htm