Neel Mehta

When More D's Are Great for Your Teen

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It appears that most teens are getting a failing grade when it comes to serum levels of vitamin D. In fact, a recent study by researchers in the Department of Public Health at Weill Cornell Medical College found that one in seven American adolescents is vitamin D deficient. Even more …

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Deloitte and Oracle Team Up Once Again

Deloitte  Consulting LLP is aiding Oracle  in complying with the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS). Deliotte will supervise Oracle with adopting the regulations in the US and other countries. Oracle is the world’s largest software company  and Deloitte is one of the world’s ‘big four auditors’. see the Press …

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Global Strategies Goup Adds John Hassoun, George Diab, Mark Skinner, and Ted Timberlake to Senior Management Team

Global Strategies Group has strengthened its worldwide senior management team with the introduction of John Hassoun, Chief Executive Officer of the Integrated Security Line of Business; George Diab, Managing Director of Middle East & Africa; Mark Skinner, President of Integrated Security in the United States and Ted Timberlake, Vice President, …

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Oracle Requests EU Approval

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Oracle plans to officially seek approval  from the European Union for its acquisition of Sun Microsystems this month. The EU will then have 25 days to review the takeover and either approve, request changes or deny Oracle’s request. Yet the review may take 90-days if an EU investigation is requested.  Oracle’s $7.4 billion deal with …

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Reconsider Your Red Meat Consumption!

As the July 4th weekend approaches and thoughts of wonderful cook-outs begin to form, a study released this March in the Archives of Internal Medicine (Meat Intake and Mortality: A Prospective Study of Over Half a Million People, March 23, 2009, Sinha et al. 169 (6): 562) cast some important …

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Mark Amtower Records “Amtower Off-Center” on Federal News Radio From Tower Club…To Air July 6 ’09 at 12:00 PM

The Tower Club Tysons Corner, the leading business networking and social venue in Washington, DC for professionals, has announced that Mark Amtower recorded his radio show, “Amtower Off-Center,“ on Federal News Radio from the Tower Club. Guests included Mark Bisnow, of Bisnow on Business and Guy Timberlake, of the American …

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Raytheon Exceeds Green Expectations

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Through a commitment from 2002 to 2009 to reduce its carbon footprint by 33% for every dollar of revenue it makes, Raytheon not only met but exceeded that goal in 2008 with a 38% reduction. 90% of Raytheon’s current energy consumption is from green house gas admissions and caused Raytheon’s to expand its …

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BAE Names John Osterholz Cyber VP

John Osterholz  has been appointed by defense contractor BAE Systems to lead the British company's cybersecurity and cyberwarfare business in the United States. Osterholz will work at BAE’s Reston office and was formerly vice president of advanced network systems.  He will be responsible for developing technology to defend the nation's technology …

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Smithsonian $1M From Northrop

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Northrop Grumman has pledged $1 million to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC.  Northrop will help build, operate and provide resources to the new time and navigation exhibit set to open Fall 2012. The exhibit will emphasize the historical impact of navigational technology from both a military and a civilian prospective. For now, the …

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