Chemistry professor earns two awards

By Jonathan BennettAlan Marshall, a chemistry professor at Florida State University, was recently honored with two prestigious awards - the William H. Nichols Medal by the New York Section of the American Chemical Society and the Pittsburgh Analytical Chemistry Award by Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh.Marshall, who is said to be one of the top chemists around the world, was given both of these recognition awards because of his supreme efforts in this field, as h...
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Washington man earns community service award

By Abigail RichardsBob Brown was recently awarded with the Ted Robertson Community Service Award, which is given to an individuals who have helped their surrounding commuity in some way, in Yakima, Washington, this past Thursday, according to the Yamika Herald-Republic.Brown, who was born and raised in Yamika, has been on several advisory boards throughout the years. The 68-year-old man has also volunteered with the local Red Cross affiliate, the Convention Bureau and the Val...
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Nominees for 2011 ALMA Awards recently announced

By Tucker HarringtonThe nominees for this year's ALMA Awards, which honors the Latinos in the entertainment industry, were recently announced. Some of the big names nominated were Jessica Alba, Christina Aguilera and Selena Gomez.Many of the actors have been nominated before, including Antonio Banderas, who is up for Favorite Movie Actor. His competition is Demian Bichir, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Pena and Danny Trejo for this recognition award. Favorite Movie Actress wen...
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IPM recognized by Microsoft in annual awards

By Tucker HarringtonMicrosoft recently announced this year's winners for the East Region Partner Awards, which recognizes the company's top regional partners in a worldwide event.The awards were presented at a conference in Los Angeles, and one of the biggest awards went to IPM for the Microsoft Sales Excellence for their balance between innovation and implementation when a customer needed it."Gaining this level of recognition from Microsoft is an incredible ho...
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Maine lobster company receives three gold sofi Awards

By Tucker HarringtonIt was recently announced that the food company Hancock Gourmet Lobster Co. has received three gold sofi (Speciality Outstanding Food Innovation) Awards, which is given to the best in the food industry across the country. This is the first time that a company has one three of these awards, which was presented in Washington D.C."Winning a gold sofi Award has always meant getting greater recognition in the gourmet food world and in the media," said...
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Annual Classy Awards finalists announced

By Abigail RichardsThe top 25 philanthropic small businesses finalists for the annual Classy Awards, which recognizes the most successful companies that give to various charities, were recently announced.One of these 25 was edRover, which is a mobile application that connects parents and children to supporting companies and school programs that they might need."When we work together as a community to address gaps in the education system, everyone benefits. I'm proud...
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Kaley Cuoco to host Teen Choice Awards

By Abigail RichardsIt was recently announced that Kaley Cuoco, who is probably best known for her role on "Big Bang Theory," will be hosting this year's Teen Choice Awards, according to MTV.Selena Gomez and Jason Derulo are expected to perform at this year's show, which allows teens to vote for their favorites in the entertainment industry, according to the news source.Some of the nominations were already released, including 12 nods to "The Twilight S...
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Edmunds.com releases winners for annual awards

By Tucker HarringtonThe list of 23 winners that Edmunds.com honored with Lowest True Cost to Own Awards, which is the projected ownership cost in a five-year period, was recently released. The big winner of this year's awards was Honda, who took five separate categories."One of the key factors that pushed many of this year's award winners over the top was their free maintenance plans, which can save car owners hundreds or even thousands of dollars over a five-y...
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CFDA and Tiffany & Co. offer grants to award winners

By Jonathan BennettThe Council for Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), the Vogue Fashion Fund and Tiffany & Co. issued the winners for this year's recognition award. The honor, which is titled the CFDA and Tiffany & Co. Award, is given to a pair of jewelry designers who receive a grant as a part of the recognition.Monique Péan, finalists in 2009, and Eddie Borgo, who was the runner up in 2010, were the two winners that were offered these grants. Pé...
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Bodybuilding.com releases nominees for Supplement Awards

By Jonathan BennettBodybuilding.com recently released its nominations for this year's Supplement Awards, and the brand MusclePharm took nominations in 14 categories.MusclePharm is honored in Brand of the Year, Breakout Brand, Supplement of the Year, Muscle Building Supplement of the Year, Fat Loss Supplement of the Year, Pre-Workout Supplement of the Year all for Assault, Protein Powder of the Year for Combat Powder and Packaging of the Year."Bodybuilding.com is the...
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