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A Matter of Simple Justice | The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and a Few Good Women

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00am

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Penn State University Press today announced the re-release of A Matter of Simple Justice: The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and A Few Good Women.

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Penn State University Press today announced the re-release of A Matter of Simple Justice: The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and A Few Good Women.
  • At the forefront of these efforts was Barbara Hackman Franklin, a staff assistant to the president who was hired to recruit more women into the upper levels of the federal government.
  • She helped bring more than one hundred women into executive positions in the government and created a talent bank of more than a thousand names of qualified women.
  • For media inquiries and event bookings, please contact: Marc Ross - +1 (202) 596-5270 or marc@caracal.global
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Peter Holicki to retire; John Sampson to rejoin Dow as senior vice president, Operations, Manufacturing & Engineering

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 9:15pm

Dow (NYSE: DOW) announced today that John Sampson , executive vice president, Business Operations for Olin Corporation, has been named senior vice president, Operations, Manufacturing & Engineering for Dow.

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  • Dow (NYSE: DOW) announced today that John Sampson , executive vice president, Business Operations for Olin Corporation, has been named senior vice president, Operations, Manufacturing & Engineering for Dow.
  • Sampson succeeds Peter Holicki , who will retire in 2021 after more than 34 years of service with Dow.
  • He moved into the Manufacturing organization in 1988 and throughout his Dow career, held a wide range of positions.
  • In January 2014, Holicki was elected corporate vice president of Manufacturing and Engineering and Environment, Health & Safety Operations and in 2015 was appointed senior vice president of Operations, Manufacturing and Engineering, Environment Health & Safety Operations.

Introducing DuPont™ Liveo™ for healthcare silicone solutions

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 8:50pm

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD), a globally recognized leader in silicone-based technology with more than 70 years of experience advancing healthcare through materials innovation, is introducing DuPont Liveo, a new brand name for its extensive range of silicone healthcare solutions.

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  • WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD), a globally recognized leader in silicone-based technology with more than 70 years of experience advancing healthcare through materials innovation, is introducing DuPont Liveo, a new brand name for its extensive range of silicone healthcare solutions.
  • "As the new name for the longest legacy in healthcare applied silicones brought by DOW CORNING, Liveo stands for smarter healthcare and positive patient outcomes," says DuPont Liveo Healthcare Global Marketing Manager Jennifer Gemo Mathis.
  • Looking ahead, the Liveo brand will reinforce DuPont's competitive advantages and leadership positions in three key healthcare markets Biopharmaceutical Processing, Pharmaceutical Solutions and Medical Devices.
  • DuPont high-performance materials help create safer healthcare environments and protect the health of patients and healthcare providers worldwide.

Wendy Hoenig Joins Peak Nano Films As Senior Vice President Of Marketing And Sales

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 1:01pm

COPPELL, Texas, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Nanosystems LLC, a nano-layered polymer film company, announced today the addition of Wendy Hoenig to Peak Nano Films, a wholly-owned subsidiary focused on packaging and capacitor applications, as the senior vice president of marketing and sales effective immediately.

Key Points: 
  • COPPELL, Texas, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Nanosystems LLC, a nano-layered polymer film company, announced today the addition of Wendy Hoenig to Peak Nano Films, a wholly-owned subsidiary focused on packaging and capacitor applications, as the senior vice president of marketing and sales effective immediately.
  • "She will drive engagement in commercial capacitors and film packaging leveraging her long history of success at Dow Chemical Company".
  • Hoeing worked for The Dow Chemical Company for 25 years in both North America and Europe in executive leadership positions.
  • Our Peak Nano system streamlines the entire process, from nanotechnology research and innovation to rapid prototyping, manufacturing, capital, executive leadership, and distribution.

Dow announces completion of senior notes offering and repayment of $1.25 billion principal outstanding balance of Dow Silicones Corporation term loan

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 9:30pm

The Dow Chemical Company (TDCC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dow Inc. (NYSE: DOW), announced today the completion of a public offering of $2,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its notes.

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  • The Dow Chemical Company (TDCC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dow Inc. (NYSE: DOW), announced today the completion of a public offering of $2,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its notes.
  • TDCC issued $850,000,000 of its 2.100% notes due 2030 and $1,150,000,000 of its 3.600% notes due 2050.
  • Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth.
  • The Companys ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company.

Antibacterial Market Worth $17.2 Billion by 2027 - Key Players are BASF, DOW Chemical, E.I. DuPont, and Sumitomo Chemical Among Others

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 4:30pm

The Global Antibacterial Market accounted for $10.83 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach $17.26 billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 6% during the forecast period.

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  • The Global Antibacterial Market accounted for $10.83 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach $17.26 billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 6% during the forecast period.
  • Factors contributing to the growth of the market are the change in farming techniques & technologies and increasing instances of bacterial infections in crops.
  • Some of the key players profiled in the Antibacterial Market include BASF SE, The DOW Chemical Company, E.I.
  • Covers Market data for the years 2018, 2019 2020, 2024 and 2027
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BG Staffing, Inc. Expands Board of Directors with Two Appointments - Cynthia G. Marshall and BGSF’s President & CEO, Beth A. Garvey

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 1:55pm

Supporting diversity and inclusion throughout the Company is essential to the BG Board and these two appointments are significant from both a governance and a corporate culture perspective.

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  • Supporting diversity and inclusion throughout the Company is essential to the BG Board and these two appointments are significant from both a governance and a corporate culture perspective.
  • The Marshalling Resources consulting firm specializes in leadership, diversity and inclusion, culture transformation and overall optimization of people resources.
  • Marshall worked with The Dow Chemical Company in 2017-2018 to develop and implement a strategy for institutionalizing an inclusive culture.
  • Cynt Marshall, said, I am so excited to join forces with Beth and the other BGSF directors to make a difference in peoples lives.

Global Fluorine Silicone Rubber Market is Expected to Reach $232.00 Million by 2027

Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 11:00pm

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Fluorine Silicone Rubber Market is accounted for $129.12 million in 2019 and is expected to reach $232.00 million by 2027 growing at a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period.

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  • GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Fluorine Silicone Rubber Market is accounted for $129.12 million in 2019 and is expected to reach $232.00 million by 2027 growing at a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period.
  • Some of the key players profiled in the Fluorine Silicone Rubber Market include Dow Corning Corporation, Keystone Inc., Elastomer Engineering, James Walker, Marco Rubber, and Silex Silicones Ltd.
  • However, the high cost of fluorine silicone rubber is hampering the market growth.
  • Fluorosilicone rubber is a type of elastomer which is used in a extensive range of applications owing to its tremendous mechanical and physical properties akin to silicone rubber.

Tyson Foods Names Johanna Söderström Chief Human Resources Officer

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 6:00pm

SPRINGDALE, Ark., June 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today named Johanna Sderstrm as Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer, effective July 6, 2020.

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  • SPRINGDALE, Ark., June 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today named Johanna Sderstrm as Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer, effective July 6, 2020.
  • Sderstrm, who will join the Enterprise Leadership Team at Tyson Foods, brings more than two decades of experience in global people solutions, employee engagement and talent development to her new role.
  • She most recently served as Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer at The Dow Chemical Company and oversaw the companys cultural and organizational transformation through the DowDuPont merger and spin-off.
  • Im excited to join Tyson Foods to build on the company's ongoing success driving excellence across its business, said Sderstrm.

Dow Announces $1 Million in Disaster Relief Funding for Flood Recovery

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

In response to the widespread devastation caused by extensive rain and dam failure impacting its global headquarters community, Dow (NYSE: DOW) and the Dow Company Foundation announced today $1 million of financial support for immediate relief and long-term recovery efforts associated with the flooding and its aftermath.

Key Points: 
  • In response to the widespread devastation caused by extensive rain and dam failure impacting its global headquarters community, Dow (NYSE: DOW) and the Dow Company Foundation announced today $1 million of financial support for immediate relief and long-term recovery efforts associated with the flooding and its aftermath.
  • As a part of this commitment, Dow is collaborating with local partners providing critical services to individuals immediately affected by the flooding.
  • These funds will be graciously matched by the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation, doubling the support available to the community.
  • Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth.