Minnesota Tech & Science

Ancon Medical Offers Groundbreaking Disease Screening Technology in...

01 01 1970

Ancon's Disease Screening Kit With Ancon Medical’s home disease screening kit, a customer can learn more about the condition of their health without having to go through the lengthy, bureaucratic and expensive processes Bloomington, Minnesota March 09, 2017 In what would be a breakthrough in the home health screening market, Ancon Medical, Inc. has developed its revolutionary disease screening technology for a home test kit, creating a service for customers to check their health conditions that’s similar to the at-home markets for DNA testing. The Ancon Medical Home Disease Screening Kit offers the delivery of its Nanotechnology Biomarker Tagging technology into a home or clinic setting. In just 10 minutes, a user of the kit can submit a breath sample for testing that’s as easy as exhaling into the specially-designed breath sample collector. “It can provide a vital early warning for patients, giving them a head start on treatment that could potentially...

Anchor Glass Container Corporation Appoints Nipesh Shah as Chief Executive Officer

01 01 1970

TAMPA, Fla., July 11, 2017 - Anchor Glass Container Corporation ("Anchor Glass"), a leading North American manufacturer of premium glass packaging products, announced today that Nipesh Shah has been named Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Shah will succeed Jim Fredlake, who informed the board of his intention to retire from Anchor Glass. The appointment is effective July 24, 2017, and from that date, Mr. Shah will assume responsibility for the ongoing operations of Anchor Glass and will join the Board of Directors. Mr. Shah joins Anchor Glass from Consolidated Container Company, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Consumer and Industrial Group. Previously, Mr. Shah held a number of senior positions at Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. from 2004 to 2014. Mr. Shah had formerly also held management positions at Honeywell, Avery Dennison, and Dover Chemical Corporation. He holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Akron and a Bachelor of Engineering...

America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Honors Legacy & Roundtable Member Dr. Alan P. Roelfs

01 01 1970

America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Honors Legacy & Roundtable Member Dr. Alan P. RoelfsAmerica’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals honors Legacy and Roundtable member Dr. Alan P. Roelfs for his outstanding accomplishments in Agriculture. Grantsburg, WI, June 27, 2017 --(PR.com)-- About Alan P. RoelfsAlan P. Roelfs is retired from the USDA-ARS Cereal Rust Laboratory, after 32 years with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, as well as 23 years in the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of Minnesota.Dr. Roelfs earned a B.S. in Technical Agronomy and an M.S. in Plant Pathology from Kansas State University, and a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from the University of Minnesota. While a graduate student at Kansas State, he also worked as a research technician for the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service in the Cereal Rust Laboratory at the University of Minnesota. At the same time, he enrolled as a Ph.D. student in the Plant Pathology Department....

Alliant Energy Announces First Quarter 2017 Results

01 01 1970

MADISON, Wis., May 3, 2017 -- Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT) today announced U.S generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) consolidated unaudited earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations for the three months ended March 31 as follows: 2017 2016 Utilities, ATC and Corporate Services $0.41 $0.42 Non-regulated and Parent 0.02 0.01 Alliant Energy Consolidated $0.43 $0.43 "First quarter 2017 temperatures, as measured by heating degree days, were approximately 13% warmer than normal in our service territories, resulting in $0.04 per share of lower earnings," said Patricia Kampling, Alliant Energy Chairman, President and CEO.  "With the exception of the mild weather, results were in line with our expectations, allowing us to reaffirm our 2017 earnings guidance." Utilities, ATC and Corporate Services - Alliant Energy's Utilities, American Transmission Company Investment (ATC)...

Alliance for Community Media Honors BIG and Several of Its Members

01 01 1970

Press Release - updated: Sep 14, 2017 11:52 EDT BROOKLINE, Ma., September 14, 2017 - Brookline Interactive Group is thrilled to announce the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) recently honored them with the award for "Overall Excellence in Public Access" at this year's Hometown Media awards ceremony during the ACM Annual Conference this July. In addition, several BIG members and partners were honored on this national platform for their excellent work. Brookline's winners include The Grandstanders television show headed by Scott and Adrienne Kerman for "Best of Sports Coverage" by an Independent Producer; Get Out the Vote, a film created by Charlie Walsh for BIG's first annual 11 Day Film Sprint in October 2016, won for "Best of Voter Education" by an Independent Producer; and a community journalism piece on the Goddard House's gardening program by Marcia Hulley won for "Best of Community Impact" by an Independent Producer. "We put together our little...

Aiya America Matcha Products Now Available at Select Whole Foods...

01 01 1970

Aiya's Matcha Now Available in Select Whole Foods Market Stores Our mission is to share the goodness of Matcha through global education of its tradition, history, and health benefits. We are excited to have Whole Foods Market as a platform to spread that messaging to a greater audience. Torrance, CA April 21, 2017 Acquiring high quality Matcha products are now easier than ever! Aiya America, the world’s largest producer of premium Matcha green tea for 129 years, recently announced that an assortment of their Matcha products are now available at select Whole Foods Market stores, the world’s leading natural and organic foods grocery chain. The Matcha products can be found in the tea section of over 100 Whole Foods Market locations in both the Midwest and Southern Pacific regions. The Midwest region, which includes stores in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Wisconsin, carries Aiya’s...

Airway Management Devices Market: Estimated to Flourish by 2025

01 01 1970

San Francisco, CA -- 09/18/2017 -- Global Airway Management Devices Market: OverviewThe global airway management devices are medical devices used for patients have obstructed airways or are at the risk of being obstructed. These devices find applications in a variety of clinical settings such as emergency and pre-hospital settings, operating rooms, and out-of-hospital care. Over the past few years, they have gained wide application in managing supraglottic airways and in endotracheal intubation. The proper use of airway management devices is necessary in various preoperative settings to ventilate patient and significantly improve post-operative outcomes, especially in critical care settings.The increasing prevalence of respiratory diseases and growing number of patients with difficult airways in emergency departments is continuously boosting the evolution of the market. Medical device manufacturers are developing devices that need least expertise to operate, improves the rate of successful...

Air T, Inc. Reports Unaudited First Quarter Earnings

01 01 1970

Consolidated revenue increased $17,204,000 (56%) from $30,493,000 to $47,697,000 for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 compared to the comparable quarter in the prior fiscal year. Consolidated operating income increased $9,286,000 (131%) from an operating loss of $7,073,000 to operating income of $2,213,000 for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 compared to the comparable quarter in the prior fiscal year principally due to significant negative operating results of Delphax Technologies Inc. ("Delphax"), including related asset impairments, in the prior-year period that did not recur in the quarter ended June 30, 2017. Overnight air cargo revenues increased $105,000 (1%) from $16,637,000 to $16,742,000 compared to the prior-year comparable quarter. The segment's operating income decreased by $163,000 to $817,000 due to higher operating costs not passed through to the customer, principally increased flight crew costs. ...

AIM Consulting Ranked #1 (Gold) in the 2017 100 Best Companies to Work For by Minnesota Business Magazine

01 01 1970

AIM Consulting Ranked #1 (Gold) in the 2017 100 Best Companies to Work For by Minnesota Business Magazine Minneapolis, MN, June 06, 2017 --(PR.com)-- AIM Consulting has been recognized by Minnesota Business as the first place ranking Gold Winner for the 2017 100 Best Places to Work For in the small business category.The 100 winning companies gathered June 1, 2017 at The Depot Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel for a celebration hosted by Minnesota Business. AIM Consulting Minneapolis employees attended the event and were quoted anonymously in the print issue of Minnesota Business magazine about why AIM Consulting is a Best Place to Work:"I have not been with AIM for very long, but what I have to say is that I have never been surrounded by a group of individuals who are as passionate and determined as my team is at AIM Consulting. Our whole team believes in what we do and it shows in the effort we put into our work.""AIM is hands down the best company I have ever worked for. The company holds...

AIM Consulting Named One of the 2017 Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

01 01 1970

AIM Consulting Named One of the 2017 Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal Minneapolis, MN, July 08, 2017 --(PR.com)-- AIM Consulting, a rapidly growing leader in technology consulting and solutions delivery, has been named one of the 2017 Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ). Earlier this year, AIM Consulting was honored with Gold in the 100 Best Companies to Work For by Minnesota Business. This is first time that AIM Consulting has been honored by MSPBJ.Honorees for the MSPBJ Best Places to Work are selected based on anonymous input from employees of companies surveyed throughout Minnesota by the research firm Quantum Workplace. Employees rated their employers on communication efforts, leadership and more. Companies with the highest scores from the anonymous employee surveys were then ranked in four size categories. AIM Consulting Minneapolis, one of AIM Consulting’s regional offices, was honored in the extra small...

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