December 6, 2007, Columbia, S.C., USA - Chernoff Newman and Advertising Service Agency (ASA), two of the Southeast's marketing and communications firms, announced that they have reached a definitive agreement to merge. ASA Chairman and CEO, Peter Wertimer and President and COO Larry Jones
will become shareholders in Chernoff Newman, LLC.
December 6, 2007, Vancouver, Canada - Bolivar Mining Corp., a potential mining and exploration company
working on three continents, announced that Doug Gouey-Guy is BMC Group's Business Development and Communications Officer.
December 6, 2007, San Francisco, Ca., USA - Landor Associates, a strategic brand consulting and design firm,
announced that Russ Meyer will assume the global role of Chief Strategy Officer, effective immediately.
December 5, 2007, Milpitas. Ca., USA - California Micro Devices, a supplier of application specific analog and mixed signal semiconductor products for the mobile handset, announced that it has opened a Northern Europe
sales office in Espoo, Finland and that Kalle Katevuo has been named Northern Europe sales manager.
November 29, 2007, Wesborough, Mass., USA - Conservation Services Group CSG), a provider of energy saving
strategies, services and technologies, appointed Elizabeth R. Weiner as New York City program
November 28, 2007, Shanghai, China - Shanda Interactive Entertainment Limited, an interactive entertainment
media company, announced that Grace Wu, the Company's VP of strategic investments, has been appointed as the Company's chief financial officer.
November 24, 2007, Harrisburg, Pa., USA - John Paone, an industry veteran with nearly 40 years experience in housing and community development, has been re-appointed to the Board of the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA).