Markets closed Dave Morgan named President of USA TODAY Sports Media Group Press Release: Gannett Co., Inc. 6 hours ago 26.29 +0.0500 McLEAN, Va., Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Gannett Co., Inc. ( GCI ) today announced Dave Morgan has been named president of USA TODAY Sports Media Group. Morgan succeeds Tom Beusse, who had been president of USA TODAY Sports Media Group since its formation in 2011. Beusse is leaving to pursue other opportunities. Morgan has served as senior vice president of content and editor-in-chief of USA TODAY Sports Media Group since 2011. USA TODAY Sports Media Group, a top five online sports destination, includes sports initiatives across USA TODAY as well as Gannett’s more than 100 U.S. Community Publishing and broadcast television properties. It also includes: USA TODAY Sports Images USA TODAY High School Sports For The Win Sports on Earth USA TODAY Sports Digital properties, which consist of hundreds of digital sports assets including The Big Lead family of sports sites, MMAjunkie.com and the action sports destination BNQT. “We look forward to Dave continuing the work Tom started by building USA TODAY Sports Media Group into the top source of sports news and information in the country,” said Larry Kramer, president and publisher of USA TODAY. “Dave’s newsroom experience and business background make him the right fit to lead our sports team as we transition from entrepreneurial startup into the next phase of development. “Tom’s energy and enthusiasm were key to the initial stages of building USA TODAY Sports Media Group into a top five digital sports destination. We wish Tom all the best in his future endeavors,” said Kramer. Prior to joining USA TODAY Sports Media Group, Morgan served as executive editor of Yahoo! North American Audience, where he built Yahoo!
Eyeworks USA co-CEOs J.D. Roth and Todd A. Nelson made the announcement Tuesday. The production company has also named a new board of directors, which includes Roth, Nelson, Pinvidic and COO Ross Weintraub. Pinvidic’s promotion comes on the heels of multiple successes for the production company, which produces unscripted and nonfiction programming for broadcast and cable networks. Positioning Pinvidic as president is intended to give Roth, Nelson and Weintraub the ability to focus on business strategy, both globally and domestically. Now, with hundreds of employees, and hundreds of hours of programming in development and production each year, we need a superstar with great sales and producing experience, infectious enthusiasm and a genuine love for our business who can work with us to lead Eyeworks USA,” said Roth. “We know Brant is that guy, and were thrilled to continue to collaborate with him, creating content that moves people and can change their lives in a real way. Added Pinvidic: JD and Todd built a company focused on growth, creativity, and what is the key to the kingdom for Eyeworks USA: transformation — and theyve never been afraid to take risks or to be noisy. Being part of the fabric of the global Eyeworks organization, we are better positioned for growth than ever before. “I have been working closely with Brant Pinvidic since he joined the Eyeworks team five years ago. Brant is an outstanding creative and the right man to spearhead the exchange of his unique brand of creativity with our international sensibilities,” said Reinout Oerlemans, CEO and founder of Eyeworks Group. During his time at Eyeworks USA, Pinvidic has developed dozens of shows, including ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss, Spike TV’s Bar Rescue and Oxygen’s My Big Fat Revenge. Prior to joining the company, he was senior vp programming and development at TLC, where he helped launch several series, including Jon & Kate Plus 8. Eyeworks USA also produces Animal Planet’s My Cat From Hell, Discovery’s Flying Wild Alaska and ABC’s Splash, among others. Roth and Nelson has produced the first 11 seasons of NBC’s The Biggest Loser. In February, three crew members died while filming a Discovery series for Eyeworks USA subsidiary Bongo.
Xiangtian (USA) Air Power Announces Partnership with Shifang City Zhen Lin Fertilizer Co., Ltd.
the ability to purchase air power generation equipment from Sanhe City Luck Sky Electrical Engineering Limited Company (a subsidiary of Xiangtian (USA) Air Power Company.) The Letter of intent provides for sales of equipment totaling 40 million RMB (Approximately $6.5 Million USD) and will allow for additional sales of equipment at a future date if needed. It is anticipated that this transaction will be completed within 6 months after receiving the proper approvals from the regulators in China. Luck Sky Group Natural Energy Power System is an new energy Production invention. This system provides energy by utilizing solar energy, wind energy, geothermal energy, tidal energy, water hammer potential energy and all the available natural energy as a raw power. This raw power is then converted into DC power, processed through an ultra -wideband, high-performance power inverter, which is registered in Luck Sky Group independent intellectual property rights list, and outputs stable power in line with national standards. Part of the output electric power is for the power needs of the operation facility, and remaining part will be supplied to the power grid. Any additional electricity will be stored as 20Mpa compressed air. When natural energy is intermittent or during times of equipment maintenance, releasing the compressed air to drive compressed air engines linked with a generator which produces electric power, provide customers an advanced power generation and supply equipment. Natural energy power system’s core technology is “compressed air energy storage power generation.” The design of this system is novel and reasonable. Considering the energy structure, it will provide a reliable alternative to the power supply system that mainly based on the fossil fuels. This natural energy power generation system has been developed through independent research and development by Luck Sky Group, with independent intellectual property rights.