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Consumers Invited to Take Control of Health Insurance Company

Colorado’s Health Insurance CO-OP Opens Board of Directors Applications Denver, CO, May 20, 2014 — Colorado HealthOP, Colorado’s first statewide health insurance CO-OP, has initiated a significant shift in how insurance companies are run, introducing greater member control into an industry that historically has had very little. The CO-OP announced today it is now seeking applications for its board of directors, inviting nearly 14,000 of its new Colorado members to run

Ecotech Institute’s Clean Jobs Index Shows a 19 Percent Increase in Clean Jobs …

National study shows more than 3.5 million clean jobs available in 2013, with a 57 percent increase in solar jobs Denver, CO, March 07, 2014 - Ecotech Institute’s Clean Jobs Index, a tool to compare states’ use and development of clean and sustainable energy, found more than 3.5 million job postings in the clean energy sector last year. This is a 19 percent increase from 2012. The Clean Jobs Index classifies

Ecotech Institute to Host Webinar, “Launching a Career in Engineering Technolo …

Thirty-minute webinar will discuss career training and employment opportunities in engineering technology Denver, CO, March 04, 2014 - On Tuesday, March 4, Ecotech Institute will hold a free 30-minute afternoon webinar, “Launching a Career in Engineering Technology,” that takes a look at how to have a successful career in engineering technology. The session is part of an exclusive webinar series offered by Ecotech Institute, the first and only college entirely

One in 10 Coloradans Choose Colorado HealthOP on State’s Health Insurance Mark …

Member-Driven Health Insurance Reports Significant Gain Among State’s Newly Insured Denver, CO, January 25, 2013 — Colorado’s first statewide cooperative health insurance carrier, Colorado HealthOP, has made significant progress in the Colorado health insurance marketplace. The CO-OP announced today that it holds 10 percent market share among Coloradans who enrolled in health insurance on Connect for Health Colorado. New Colorado HealthOP members point to the insurer’s member-driven philosophy and its focus on

Ecotech Institute’s Clean Jobs Index Shows More Than One Million Clean Energy …

National study, from the third quarter of 2013, also notes an increase in alternative fueling stations and ranks the top states in energy efficiency Denver, Colo, November 21, 2013 - Ecotech Institute’s Clean Jobs Index, a tool to compare states’ use and development of clean energy, found more than one million job postings in the clean energy sector from July 1, 2013, through September 30, 2013. This shows a 54 percent

Colorado State University-Global Campus Launches New Initiative for Military Stu …

New Scholarship and Military Specific Resources Will Help Active Duty Service Members, Veterans and Their Families Complete Their Degrees Online Greenwood Village, CO, September 26, 2013 – In an effort to best support military students seeking to complete their degree, Colorado State University-Global Campus (CSUGlobal.edu) announced today the launch of Operation EDU. This new initiative features services, resources and a new scholarship program exclusively designed to help active duty service members,
09-26-2013 | Health & Medicine
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Colorado HealthOP Turns Health Insurance Upside Down with Focus on Choice and Pr …

New Health Insurance CO-OP Announces Five Progressive Programs that Give Coloradans More Control Over Their Medical Costs and Care Denver, CO, September 25, 2013 — Colorado HealthOP, Colorado’s first statewide non-profit health insurance cooperative (CO-OP), announced today that it will offer five progressive programs designed to give consumers more choice in their healthcare, help them stay healthier and ultimately reduce their healthcare spending. “Because Colorado HealthOP reports to members, not shareholders, investing

Kickboard Raises $2 Million in Series A Funding Led By New Markets Venture Partn …

Funding Will Support Expansion of the Kickboard Team and Investment in Further Product Development New Orleans, LA, February 27, 2013 – Kickboard, a web-based school analytics platform that allows educators and school leaders to capture, analyze and securely share critical student performance data, announced today that it has received $2 million in Series A funding led by New Markets Venture Partners and Two Sigma Ventures, with participation from several angel investors.

Mycollege Foundation Partners with Mount St. Mary’s College to Launch Portmont …

Non-profit Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Helps Students With “The Will But Not The Way” Earn Capabilities-Based, Affordable Associates Degrees Denver, CO, October 24, 2012 - Today, MyCollege Foundation and Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, announced the launch of Portmont College at Mount St. Mary’s, to offer high-quality, transfer-level Associate degrees to high-potential students who have “the will but not the way” to college success. With all-in

Ten Tips to Write More Competitive College Application Essays

Veritas Prep and Application Boot Camp® Offer Dos and Don'ts to Help Students Set Themselves Apart and Maximize Their College Applications Malibu, California, October 24, 2012 - With college admissions season in full swing, students nationwide are beginning to prepare their applications. While many of the academic elements like GPA, class rank and SAT score are set, one part of the application that students still exercise control over are the

Denver Mart Announces 10-Year Extension Agreements for Two Major Events: Tanner …

The Denver Mart is proud to announce two major Denver shows have signed 10-year contract renewals. Denver, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2012 - The Denver Mart is proud to announce two major Denver shows have signed 10-year contract renewals. Both the Tanner Gun Show and the Western and English Sales Association (WESA) will continue to host their highly successful events at the Denver Mart through 2022. The Tanner Gun Show, recognized as Colorado’s

1,800 Local Students Receive Free Back-to-School Supply Kits from Bryant & Strat …

“Book Bag Bonanza” gives students the school supplies they need to start the school year right Buffalo, NY, September 04, 2012 - At “Book Bag Bonanza” events yesterday, Bryant & Stratton College’s three Western New York campuses gave a total of 1,800 free back-to-school supply kits to local students of all ages. The kits were provided in partnership with Promotional Images and included a single subject notebook, a three-subject notebook,

The Bank of Marion Selects Continuity Control for Compliance Platform

High-Performing Community Bank Looks To Improve Regulatory Efforts And Reduce Costs New Haven, CT, June 28, 2012 - Continuity Control, the only complete compliance platform built for community financial institutions, today announced that The Bank of Marion (Illinois) has signed on to use the firm’s award-winning solution. By centralizing all regulatory management activities, the Continuity Control platform enables financial institutions like The Bank of Marion to reduce the resources they spend

Notre Dame College Announces Online Graduate Certificate to MA in Security Polic …

Graduate Certificates Provide Credential for Career Advancement in Just Two Semesters; Students that Complete Program Get a Jump Start on NDC’s Master of Arts Degree in Security Policy Studies South Euclid, Ohio, June 19, 2012 - Notre Dame College (NDC) announced today that it is offering an online Graduate Certificate to Master of Arts (MA) Degree program in Security Policy Studies. Students who successfully complete one of the College’s four

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Fairmont

Profinium Financial Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Megabank Rollercoaster Fairmont, MN, May 03, 2012 - Profinium Financial asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the next financial institution in Minnesota to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest or automatic savings. These accounts,

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Macon

BankFirst Financial Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Macon, Mississippi, May 03, 2012 - BankFirst Financial asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Mississippi to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that rewards consumers for using their account with what interests them most—high interest, cash back, automatic savings, money to

Consumer-Driven Deal site, SoRewarding Debuts in Denver with First User Deal Req …

SoRewarding gives Denver consumers the power to negotiate the deals they want while supporting the charity they love Denver, Colorado, April 26, 2012 - Denver-based SoRewarding, a social network that lets consumers create and request their own deals, launches Thursday, April 26 by filling its first consumer deal request with member merchant Whole Foods Market. Turning the world of group deal sites on its head, SoRewarding.com is a conduit for the

Notre Dame College Announces Tuition Deferment for Nurses in Online RN to BSN Pr …

Online RN to BSN students using tuition benefits from their employer can now defer payment until they’ve been reimbursed South Euclid, Ohio, April 25, 2012 - Notre Dame College (NDC) has announced a new benefit for its online RN to BSN degree students: tuition deferment. With many students receiving tuition reimbursement from their employers, the program is being offered in an effort to eliminate the need for students to pay out

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Portland

Northwest Resource Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Portland, OR, April 24, 2012 - Northwest Resource asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Portland to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest or automatic savings. These accounts,

BancVue’s Moneyisland Wins Eifle Award for instructional Game of the year

BancVue launched MoneyIsland in March 2011 as a customized, online financial literacy solution for community financial institutions. Austin, TX, April 24, 2012 - BancVue, the leading provider of innovative products, dynamic marketing, and data-driven consulting solutions to community financial institutions around the country, today announced its MoneyIsland™ product has won an Excellence In Financial Literacy Education™ (EIFLE) award for instructional game of the year, electronic. The Institute for Financial Literacy (www.FinancialLit.org), a

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Louisiana

Pelican State Credit Union Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Baton Rouge, LA, April 16, 2012 - Pelican State Credit Union asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Baton Rouge to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Sycamore Bank

Sycamore Bank Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Senatobia, MS, April 24, 2012 - Sycamore Bank (MEMBER FDIC) asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in north Mississippi to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest, cash back and

Security Benefit Partners With fi360

New Relationship To Provide Powerful Tools For Independent 401(k) Advisors Topeka, Kansas, April 23, 2012 - Security Benefit Corporation, a leading provider of retirement savings and income vehicles throughout the nation, today announced it has formed a partnership with fi360, the premier organization for fiduciary education, investment analytics, support services, and industry insights for financial professionals. With the relationship, advisors and plan sponsors will have no-cost access to fi360’s highly regarded fi360

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Utah

First Utah Bank Introduces Kasasa, Offering Consumers a Better Banking Experience Salt Lake City, UT, April 04, 2012 - First Utah Bank asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Utah to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest and automatic savings.
04-05-2012 | Health & Medicine
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HealthEdSolutions.com Offers Career and Certification Resources to Medical ICU P …

Leading Provider of Online Healthcare Certification Highlights Industry Trends and Training Options for ICU, Hospital and Critical Care Professionals Lincoln, NE, April 03, 2012 - To address increasing industry demand for critical care professionals, Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) and pediatric advanced life support (PALS) online certifications, today released a Medical Intensive Care Unit (Medical ICU) special section. This collection of informational articles

Security Benefit Corporation Launches New, Redesigned Website

Major Update for Securitybenefit.com Promises Fresh Look, Easier Navigation Topeka, Kansas, March 30, 2012 - Security Benefit Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, today announced the launch of its upgraded and redesigned www.securitybenefit.com website. “Today’s business world requires access to instantaneous information with clear and compelling Web navigational tools,” said Dave Clauson, 2nd Vice President, Marketing Communications, Security Benefit Life Insurance Company. “Our new website features a cutting-edge design with intuitive navigation and

BancVue Escalates War on Megabanks with Launch of Kasasa 360

Latest Kasasa Advancement Drives Powerful Benefits To Consumers And Community Financial Institutions Alike Nashville, March 13, 2012 - BancVue, creator of Kasasa®, the powerful national brand of banking products built specifically for community financial institutions, today announced the launch of Kasasa 360, the firm’s latest and most forceful volley yet in its ongoing war with the megabanks. Kasasa 360 provides account holders around-the-clock access to personal finance management (PFM) tools through an

TD Service Garners More Performance Recognition

Mortgage Service Company’s “Return To Quality” Initiative Earning High Marks From Industry Providers Santa Ana, CA, February 22, 2012 -- TD Service Financial Corporation, a leading provider of services to the mortgage industry, today announced the company was awarded two important recognitions for its fourth quarter 2011 performance. LPS Default Solutions, a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries, named TDS named as an LPS

Capital Bank Introduces Kasasa, Changing Local Banking

A Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Fort Oglethorpe, GA, February 08, 2012 - Capital Bank asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Georgia to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest or cash back. These accounts, combined with the personal
02-08-2012 | Health & Medicine
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HealthEdSolutions.com Launches New PALS Practice Tests, Pediatric Nursing Progra …

Leading Provider of PALS Certification Offers Helpful Certification Preparation and Career Advancement Resources Lincoln, NE, February 07, 2012 - Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) and pediatric advanced life support (PALS) online certification, today released new PALS certification practice tests and a Pediatric Nursing Programs special section to help individuals who provide emergency care to children prepare for certification success and career advancement. “Proper certification is

Waterman State Bank and Kasasa Changes the Face of Local Banking

Waterman State Bank Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Mega Bank Rollercoaster Waterman, IL, February 06, 2012 - Waterman State Bank asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Waterman to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest or automatic savings.

Kasasa Changes The Face of Local Banking in Faribault Minnesota

1st United Bank Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Megabank Rollercoaster Faribault, MN, February 06, 2012 - 1st United Bank asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the third financial institution in Minnesota to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest or automatic savings.

Ecotech Institute’s Student Population Grows Nearly 400 Percent in One Year

With jobs in renewable energy and sustainability on the rise, students from across the country are coming to Ecotech to gain hands-on training Denver, CO, January 25, 2012 - Ecotech Institute, the first and only college entirely focused on preparing America’s workforce for careers in renewable energy and sustainability, announced today that its January quarter kicked off with 100 new students, the largest start to date. With total current enrollment

Kasasa Changes the Face of Local Banking in Anniston Alabama

NobleBank and Trust Introduces Kasasa, a Striking Alternative to the Megabank Rollercoaster Anniston, AL, January 24, 2012 - NobleBank and Trust asks consumers, “Do you Kasasa?” as it becomes the first financial institution in Anniston to launch the country’s most innovative financial products. Kasasa® is a new brand of free checking and savings accounts that pays consumers to use their account with what interests them most—high interest, automatic savings, or digital

Ultra Exclusive Offering from Security Benefit Promises Consumer Benefits

Security Benefit® Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, today announced that four independent marketing organizations (IMOs) have been selected to participate in a unique product manufacturing and distribution model for its subsidiary, Security Benefit Life Insurance Company (SBL) Topeka, KS, January 23, 2012 - Security Benefit® Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, today announced that four independent marketing organizations (IMOs) have been selected to participate in a unique product manufacturing and distribution model

Security Benefit Offers a Dozen Specific Tips to help Prepare for Retirement

“12 For ‘12” From America’s Retirement Income Company Topeka, KS, January 20, 2012 - With 2011, coming to a close, Security Benefit Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, looks forward to the New Year with its “12 FOR ‘12” -- A Dozen Specific Tips to Help Prepare for Retirement. “While most Americans will be spending 20 years or so in retirement, less than half of us are actively considering how much we’ll need

New Online Resource for International Students Launched; Releases Report for Col …

UniversitiesAbroad.com features a directory of educational opportunities throughout the world; offers research to help colleges and universities recruit international students Chester, PA, January 17, 2012 - UniversitiesAbroad.com, an online resource for international students interested in studying outside of their home country, was launched today, making information about educational opportunities at colleges and universities throughout the world, including those in the U.S., more readily available. The site features a comprehensive directory

New Teacher Center Deploys GoingOn to Enhance Participation, Outcomes & Increase …

Innovative Network Allows New Teachers to Connect with Experienced Educators Nationwide to Share Best Practices, Enrich Curriculum Development and Improve the Quality of Instruction and Student Learning; Also Supports Race to the Top Grant Program in Maryland San Francisco, CA, January 17, 2012 - GoingOn Networks and New Teacher Center (NTC) announced today that NTC has implemented GoingOn’s Academic Engagement Network in support of its e-Mentoring for Student Success (eMSS) program.

Burg Simpson Attorney, Reeves Whalen, Leads Denver Fundraising Efforts for Red C …

Reeves Whalen, an associate at Burg Simpson, who practices personal injury and pharmaceutical drug litigation, recently concluded fundraising efforts on behalf of the Red Cloud Indian School in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Denver, CO, January 11, 2011 - Reeves Whalen, an associate at Burg Simpson, who practices personal injury and pharmaceutical drug litigation, recently concluded fundraising efforts on behalf of the Red Cloud Indian School in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Mr.

Congressman Mike Coffman’s Vote to Block Bipartisan Payroll Tax Cut is Unaccep …

Joe Miklosi Says End the Partisan Extremism and Pass the Payroll Tax Break Extension Greenwood Village, CO, December 20, 2011 - Colorado incumbent Congressman Mike Coffman today voted to block a payroll tax cut extension compromise that overwhelmingly passed the Senate with near unanimous support from Republican and Democrats. "Congress can’t even agree on a tax cut they all agree with,” said Joe Miklosi, candidate for Colorado's 6th Congressional District. “Senate Republicans

TD Service Financial Corporation Acquires Outsource Solutions Provider Security …

Combined Companies To Offer A Full Suite Of Services To The Mortgage Industry Santa Ana, CA, December 16, 2011 -- TD Service Financial Corporation, a leading provider of services to the mortgage industry, today announced the company has acquired Security Connections, Inc. The Idaho Falls, Idaho-based company provides outsource solutions to the mortgage banking industry. It will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of TD Service Financial Corporation, Inc., and retain its brand
12-15-2011 | Health & Medicine
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Eating Disorders Identified in College Freshmen as They Return Home for Winter B …

Eating Recovery Center Urges Parents to be Vigilant for Eating Disorders Signs Denver, CO, December 14, 2011 - As college freshmen across the U.S. return home for the holidays, thousands of parents will – for the first time – discover eating disorders that developed during their child’s first semester. Because the transition to college is one of the two most common life stages in which eating disorders develop, Eating Recovery Center

HealthEdSolutions.com Highlights State-Specific Career Resources and Health Tren …

Leading Provider of ACLS Certification Releases Free Online Resources for Pennsylvania and Illinois Paramedics and EMTs Lincoln, NE, December 06, 2011 - Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) online courses and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) online certification, today released a new online special section: Career Resources and Health Trends: Pennsylvania (PA) and Illinois (IL). This series of articles featuring health trends, Illinois and Pennsylvania

Recent Hires Complete Ecotech Institute’s Student Services Department, Creatin …

Career Services, Student Liaisons and Mentorship Programs Foster a Positive Student Experience Denver, Colorado, December 05, 2011 - Ecotech Institute, the first and only college focused entirely on preparing America’s workforce for careers in renewable energy and sustainability, today announced a growing suite of services focused on student life and success. With students coming from all walks of life across the country, Ecotech’s administration is committed to extending assistance beyond
11-04-2011 | Health & Medicine
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Eating Disorders Treatment Award Named in Honor of Eating Recovery Center’s Dr …

Center’s Chief Clinical Officer Honored by National Eating Disorders Association for Outstanding Contributions to the Eating Disorders Field Denver, CO, November 02, 2011 - Nationally recognized eating disorders expert, Craig Johnson, PhD, FAED, CEDS, has been honored by the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA), with the creation of a prestigious professional award in his name. The “Craig Johnson Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice and Training,” which was awarded for the

State-Specific HealthEdSolutions.com Resource Section Features ACLS Certificatio …

Leading Provider of ACLS Certification Releases Free Online Resources for Florida and Arizona Paramedics and EMTs Lincoln, NE, November 01, 2011 - Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) certification and pediatric advanced life support (PALS) certification, today released a new Florida and Arizona Health Trends Special Section to help medical professionals, nurses, first responders and other healthcare workers in these two states learn more about