Female stars take the stage at the UK Glamour Women of the Year Awards

By: Tucker HarringtonLovely leading ladies from around the globe recently got together in London to honor each other during the U.K. Glamour Women of the Year Awards. The San Francisco Gate reports stars like Jessie J, Kylie Minogue, Eva Longoria and Jessica Alba were all in attendance at the custom awards ceremony, though not all of the A-listers took home top honors.According to the source, the award winners included Kelly Rowland as TV Personality of the Year for her role ...
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Boost work ethic this summer by giving out glass awards

By: Abigail RichardsNothing says you're on top of your game quite like winning a prestigious award. Businesses looking to boost morale and worth ethic during the impending summer months may want to start running a contest with glass awards.The start of the warmer months may be the best time to run this type of contest around the office, as more workers tend to lose focus on the tasks at hand due to their desire to head outdoors and enjoy the sun. Upper management might b...
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Boost worth ethic this summer by give out glass awards

By: Abigail RichardsNothing says you're on top of your game quite like winning a prestigious award. Businesses looking to boost morale and worth ethic during the impending summer months may want to start running a contest with glass awards.The start of the warmer months may be the best time to run this type of contest around the office, as more workers tend to lose focus on the tasks at hand due to their desire to head outdoors and enjoy the sun. Upper management might b...
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Desso wins prestigious Guardian Sustainable Business Award

By: Tucker HarringtonDesso, a European carpet and sports surfaces company, was recently honored with the Guardian Sustainable Business Award for the Waste and Recycling Category for going green. Desso is being recognized for its use of the Cradle to Cradle business strategy, which calls for businesses to design their products to be able to be disassembled and recycled after use.Desso has been using the model in its business since 2008, and in 2010 it introduced a new carpet t...
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Dennis Brophy to receive Accellera Systems Initiative Leadership Award

By: Jonathan BennettDennis Brophy of Accellera Systems is set to be honored with the first-ever Initiative Leadership Award. Brophy is the vice-chair of Accellera Systems Initiative and chairs a committee that aims to unify the operating policies and procedures for a new organization formed by the merger of Accellera and Open SystemC Initiatives. Accellera Systems is an independent, nonprofit organization that is "dedicated to create, support, promote and advance system-...
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Dominic West takes home best actor award at BAFTA Awards

By: Tucker HarringtonActor Dominic West was recently honored with the BAFTA best actor award for his role as Fred West on the U.K. series, "Appropriate Adult." WENN.com reports the series was a look into the police investigation of the infamous British serial killer. West's co-star Emily Watson was also a winner during the award show, she took home the best actress award for playing Janet Leach, the woman who sat in on the interviews West had with the cops.Duri...
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Adrienne Arsht to be honored with Icon of Philanthropy Award

By: Abigail RichardsAdrienne Arsht, an American philanthropist and business leader, is being recognized by the United Way of Miami-Dade for all of her hard work. Arsht is well-known for her $30 million donation to the City of Miami's Performing Arts Center, now called the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, as well as her work helping troubled youth succeed. It is because of her generosity and desire to help others that she is being honored with this prestigio...
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Emma Stone to receive first Trailblazer Award at MTV Movie Awards

By: Abigail RichardsThe MTV Movie Awards never fails to entertain and this year's show is starting off with a bang. InsideMovies.com reports Emma Stone will be receiving one of the station's new custom awards, the Trailblazer Award.The recognition award was created to "call out actors beloved by the MTV audience who are carving out their own unique and diverse path within Hollywood," the network said, according to the news outlet.Stone is no stranger to th...
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Date set for 46th annual CMA Awards

By: Tucker HarringtonCountry fans will have to wait until November 1 to hear their favorite artists turn up the heat at the 46th Annual Country Music Awards. Country Standard Times reports the 2011 CMA Awards show was the number one entertainment show for the week of November 9 among viewers between the ages of 18 and 49 and this year's show is pulling out all the stops."The CMA Awards is one of the most highly anticipated events for our industry each year," St...
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Shirley MacLaine to be honored with AFI Life Achievement Award

By: Jonathan BennettActress Shirley MacLaine will be the belle of the ball during the American Film Institute Gala. MacLaine is being honored with the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award, with a celebration to follow. This prestigious award is the highest honor for a person with a career in film."The world loves Shirley MacLaine," said Bob Gazzale, president and CEO of AFI. "AFI's challenge will be how to fit it all into one evening becau...
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